We’re so excited to celebrate our fourth anniversary with you, RVA! We’re shutting down Leigh Street to throw a massive block party featuring 25+ guest breweries, all your favorite Ardent beers, live music, and food trucks!
Guest taps will feature a variety of breweries from within Richmond, around Virginia, and out of state, as well as cider, mead, and prosecco.
Plus, we’ll be releasing a special anniversary beer to mark the occasion!
Best of all, our anniversary party is FREE to enter! Beverage tickets will cost $6 per pour, while food vendors will handle their own sales individually. We’ll also have soda, juice, and water available.
We’re going to keep the party going rain or shine! Kids & families welcome, 21+ to consume alcohol. No outside food, beverages, or coolers will be permitted. Friendly dogs are welcome as long as they remain leashed!
2pm: Calvin Brown
3pm: The Big Payback: A Tribute to James Brown
4pm: Piranha Rama
5pm: Spooky Cool
6pm: The Folly
Go Go Vegan Go
Curry in a Hurry
King of Pops
Our fourth anniversary beer is Sour Black Saison with Cherries!
This American farmhouse ale was pitched with our house culture, aged in whiskey barrels and re-fermented on tart cherries. Featuring a cherry aroma and chocolatey flavors, this is a restrained sour ale with moderate tartness. Minimal sweetness, low bitterness, and high effervescence make this is a sour beer you can enjoy all day!
5.9% ABV • 7 IBU
The beer schedule is finalized, plan your Saturday accordingly! We’ll be tapping a new batch of Fourth Anniversary Block Party guest beers every hour to spread them across the afternoon. Our full lineup of Ardent beers, as well as cider, mead, and prosecco, will be available all day.
Threes Brewing - Vliet Pilsner
The Answer Brewpub - Hit Rewind IPA
Smartmouth Beer - Señorita Vesa (Mexican Lager)
Pale Fire Brewing Company - Ocean Song (Gose)
O'Connor Brewing Co. - N.E.I.P.A. NEIPA
Champion Brewing Company - Third Man (Vienna Lager)
Triple Crossing Beer - Green Dreams DIPA
Ocelot Brewing Company - Ole (Pilsner)
3 Stars Brewing Company - Trouble in Paradise (Mango/Guava Sour)
Commonwealth Brewing Company - Old School | New Skool Vibez IPA
Starr Hill Brewery - Jomo (Vienna Lager)
Final Gravity Brewing Co. - One Drop DIPA
TRVE Brewing - Cursed (Mixed Culture Sour Pale Ale)
Aslin Beer Company - Gose w/ Blackberries & Raspberries
The Veil Brewing Co. - Umm Yea DIPA
Precarious Beer Project - Perfectenschlager (Honeysuckle Helles, collab w/ Ardent!)
Charles Towne Fermentory - Double Dry Hopped Sungazer IPA
Vasen Brewing - Mexican Lager
The Virginia Beer Company - Barrel Fermentation IV (barrel-fermented Brett Saison)
Bluejacket - Lazy Jane (Citra DIPA)
Sour Black Saison with Cherries (Anniversary beer release!)
Pink Boots IPA
Dry Hopped Session Saison