“from The Bronx,” Jonas Bronck’s Beer Co. & Mike’s Deli to Host
Bronx-Themed Beer Garden
Valentine-Varian House Event will be a Preview of Upcoming Bronx Beer Hall
Contact: John Martin, (646) 592-1425, firstname.lastname@example.org; Anthony Ramirez II, (646)2953487, email@example.com
(The Bronx, N.Y. -- May 17, 2012) Today and tomorrow, the Bronx County Historical Society will play host to a unique garden preview of The Bronx Beer Hall at the Valentine-Varian House Museum of
Bronx History at 3266 Bainbridge Avenue. From 4pm - 9pm each day, visitors will be able to enjoy various Bronx-brewed craft beers, sample Bronx-inspired dishes, and walk away wearing all-original
Bronx-themed merchandise. The event is a joint venture of “from The Bronx,” the Jonas Bronck’s Beer Co. and the world famous Mike’s Deli of Arthur Avenue. The event will give visitors a taste of
what to expect at the upcoming Bronx Beer Hall, which will be opening this Summer at the Arthur Avenue Retail Market in The Bronx’s Belmont Neighborhood.
"This celebration will showcase everything that makes The Bronx great,” said ‘from The Bronx’ cofounder Anthony Ramirez II. “We’re thankful for the Bronx Historical Society’s hospitality, and
we’re excited to be working with such great partners for what will be two amazing Bronx evenings.”
“We're honored to host a taste of Bronx history,” said Angel Hernandez of the Bronx County Historical Society.
“The Bronx has such a long tradition of brewing great beer, the Valentine-Varian House is a perfect setting for this event,” said Jonas Bronck’s Beer Co. founder Steve Nallen. “If you want a real
taste of what the Bronx Beer Hall will be like, make sure to stop by tonight or tomorrow!”
"The Bronx Beer Hall is going to rejuvenate and refresh the Arthur Avenue Market,” said David Greco, owner of Mike’s Deli. “Good food, good drink, and good friends!"
In addition to Bronx food and drink, the Beer Hall Preview will host various Bronx-based musical acts, will feature the work of Bronx-based artists, and will host a photoshoot run by The
Photosphere Photography Program at The High School of World Cultures on The James Monroe Campus. Dr.Lloyd Ultan, The Bronx Borough Historian, will be on hand both nights as The
Valentine-VarianHouse’s tour guide.
The Bronx Beer Hall Preview will be open tonight, May 17th and tomorrow, May 18th from 4pm -9pm, at the Bronx County Historical Society’s Valentine-Varian House Museum of Bronx History at 3266
from The Bronx’s parent company, Mainland Media, was founded in 2006 by John Martin and Anthony Ramirez II. After noticing a lack of positive Bronx imagery and Bronx-themed artwork for sale, the
two Bronxites took matters into their own hands and began working with local photographers, artists and designers to create Bronx souvenirs, clothing and apparel. Today, the company’s online
store, fromTheBronx.com, sells original Bronx posters, postcards, mugs and apparelto customers throughout the world.
For more information on the Bronx Beer Hall and the Bronx Beer Hall Preview, visit: http://www.fromthebronx.com/bronxbeerhall/
For more information on the Jonas Bronck’s Beer Co., visit: http://www.broncksbeer.com/
For more information on Mike’s Deli, visit: http://www.arthuravenue.com/
For more information on the Bronx County Historical Society, visit: http://www.bronxhistoricalsociety.org/