The event, scheduled for a 6 p.m. start, will include creative cocktails and food tastings, wine pairings, craft beers, coffee and desserts from chef Ric Orlando of the New World Bistro Bar, Albany Distilling Company, Empire Wine, Druthers Brewing Company, The Cookie Factory and Stacks Espresso Bar.
A jazz reception will run from 6 to 8 p.m. with DJ Hill, then, at 8, Deejays Space, Time and Spacetime will take over.
Cocktail attire is suggested. In this instance, that is described as "less formal than semi-formal attire, but not too casual." So there.
Albany Barn, located at 56 Second Street, is dedicated to providing a sustainable creative arts incubator and community arts center in Arbor Hill. Phone: 935-4858.