Best Bets: Beer, Beethoven and opera
There are two opportunities this week to mix classical arts and beer:
The event at 7 p.m. Friday at Great Lakes Aquarium. Early birds get a dose of gin and jazz.
On Saturday, emerging artists from Lyric Opera of the North will host Opera By the Pint. There will be scenes from celebrated opera works in a drink-friendly atmosphere. Suds & Songs is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday.
GO SEE IT What: Beerthoven
When: 6 p.m. Gin & Jazz; 7 p.m. Beerthoven
Where: Great Lakes Aquarium
Tickets: $25 Beerthoven only and $35 Gin & Jazz and Beerthoven.
GO SEE IT What: Lyric Opera of the North’s Opera by the Pint
When: 7:30 p.m. Saturday
Where: Red Herring Lounge, 208 E. First St.