Muddled + Mixed

Sweetwater Center for the Arts’ Spring Fundraiser will be Fantastic Night of
Art, Music, Cocktails and Friendly Competition.


Friday, June 2, 7:00-10:00pm


Join us for the first annual Muddled + Mixed spring fundraiser to benefit Sweetwater Center for the Arts.  

Get your taste buds ready! Pittsburgh’s food and drink scene is booming, and we want to celebrate! A handful of the best local Pittsburgh distilleries and mixologists will be on site muddling and mixing up one-of-a-kind cocktails inspired by works of art, also created by local artists. DJ Buscrates and delicious tastings will keep those taste buds dancing all night long.


All guests will have a chance to taste these carefully crafted cocktails and vote on their favorite with the People’s Choice Award.  A panel of guest judges will also be on site and determine their favored innovative cocktail. 



Muddled + Mixed will feature spirits from:
Wigle Whiskey, Boyd & Blair Potato Vodka
Maggie's Farm Rum, and McLaughlin Distillery


Inspired cocktails created by bartenders:

Nicole Battle of täkō & DiAnoia's Eatery
Amanda Schaffner of The Butterjoint & Legume
Collin McNamee of Soba
Michel Mincin of Allora Wine Group


Featured artists:
Kara Zuzu, Ron Copeland
Stephanie Armbruster, & Tate Hudson


Traditional Cocktail Making Demos by Rob Ricci of Boyd & Blair

Syrup Making & Infusion Technique Demos by Draper and Dots

Art Auction with works by local artists

Small Bites from Soba, DiAnoia's Eatery & Mezza Luna Cafe


Best Cocktail Award given by our panel of judges including:
Nina Barbuto of Assemble, Sam Dibattista, owner/chef at Vivo Kitchen,
Dan Gigler of the Post Gazette’s Munch



Online ticket sales now closed. Tickets will be available at the door tonight!

Reminder to bring your cash tonight for the people's choice award voting! The cocktail with the most "tips" in the jar will win!

See everyone tonight at 7pm!

Advance Tickets: $35 Members / $40 Non-members
At the door: $45





Sweetwater would like to thank our sponsors: DiAnoia's Eatery, Soba Restaurant, Vecenie Distributing Co., & Mezza Luna Cafe

And our media sponsors: 91.3 WYEP, 90.5 WESAPittsburgh Magazine