NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Urban South Brewery is kicking off Pride Month in New Orleans with an event to celebrate diversity and love on Saturday, June 4. Taking place at its Tchoupitoulas Street taproom from 2:00 to 6:00 p.m. CST, Urban South’s Pride Party will feature live music from DJ Liz Owen; pop-up shops from Fringe + Co., Elektra Cosmetics and more; special drag performances from Fabigail Tchoupitoulas, Laveau Contraire and Tarah Cards; fabulous food from Hatch & Harvest and Urban Smash; and special beer releases. A portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit local LGBTQ nonprofit organizations.
“Pride Month is all about celebrating love and community, and at Urban South we are always striving to do so through the gospel of good beer,” said Kyle Huling, Co-Founder of Urban South Brewery. “We put a strong emphasis on being a dedicated local partner and operating with fearlessness and integrity in everything we do. We are proud to work with local LGBTQ organizations to help foster a more inclusive community in New Orleans.”
Urban South will release two new brews for fans to enjoy at the Pride Party:
Beaming – Brewed in collaboration with the team at Fringe + Co., the second annual edition of this fruited sour features fresh raspberry, blueberry and strawberry.
Spilled: Rainbow – Peach, banana, strawberry and guava come together in this very special Spilled variant finished with Smoothie Skittles.
Urban South Brewery is committed to supporting the LGBTQ community throughout the month of June and beyond. The brewery hosts several Pride-themed events and offers a selection of Pride-themed merchandise year-round. A portion of proceeds from these merchandise sales are always donated to local LGBTQ nonprofit organizations.