Point Breeze Gets in on the Pop-Up Garden Craze
John Longacre, the man behind South Philadelphia Tap Room, American Sardine Bar and Brew is opening a beer garden at Point Breeze Avenue and Tasker Street. The Point Breeze Pop-Up is opening on Thursday, May 21st and running through Monday, September 7th. The pop-up will be open Thursday through Sunday. The garden, which will benefit Fair Food, will offer draft beer and cider, plus food from a rotating cast of food trucks.
The first events scheduled for the Point Breeze Pop-Up is SPTR’s Wheat Beer Fest. The event which is happening on Saturday, May 16th, will move to the pop-up location for this year’s tenth anniversary.
The 10th anniversary Wheat Beer Fest will feature more than 35 wheat beers pouring for just $3 a pint. Chef Scott Schroeder will bust out the grill for some barbecue and Kami and Philly Fry food trucks will roll up to the garden. Live music will be play throughout the festival.
Wheat Beer Highlights:
- Brooklyn Green Market Wheat
- Troegs Dreamweaver
- Peak Summer Session
- Boulevard 80 Acre
- Philadelphia Brewing Fleur de Lehigh
- Nodding Head Berliner Weisse
- And many, many more.
Wheat Beer Fest Live Music Schedule
- Arrah Fisher: 1-1:40 pm
- Blayer Pointdujour: 2-2:40 pm
- La Capitana: 3-3:40 pm
- Volta Band: 4-4:40 pm
- Ernest Stuart: 5-5:40 pm
- St. James & the Apostles: 6-6:40 pm
Point Breeze Pop-Up [Foobooz]