here). Before the main event, however, there’s an easy way to help feed children in need. Brauhaus Schmitz is hosting a No Kid Hungry Happy Hour this Thursday, April 11.Each year, a series of fundraisers bring together chefs in cities around the US for culinary extravaganzas benefiting nonprofit Share our Strength. Taste of the Nation Philadelphia takes place April 28, and tickets are available (
From 5:30-7:30 PM, gather in the large Brauer Bund room at the back of the South Street beer hall for brews and bites. A dollar from each $5 pour of German beer will be donated to charity, and you can also purchase raffle tickets for a chance to win two VIP spots to the gala taking place later this month at the Hotel Monaco. All you have to do is show up and throw one back, and you’ll be helping a good cause.