STERLING – Special guest artist Victor M. Montañez and The Rusty Fox will present “Coaster Art, La Lucha and La Muerte” from 8 p.m. to midnight Friday at the wine and alehouse, 1 E. Third St.
The free art show will feature coaster illustrations from anonymous patrons and art by Montañez, a 1982 Sterling High School graduate who lives in Chicago.
New drink collaborations between the Blue Island Beer Company, chef Otoniel Michel and Montañez will be sold. The artist, also known as El DJ Rebel X, will provide music throughout the night.
Some of his newest artwork, based on Mexican masked wrestlers and death, will be on display and for sale. Other live performers are expected to provide surprise performances.
Attendees must be 21 or older. Call 815-625-4708 or find the event on Facebook for more information.
On Saturday, Victor’s brother, Ricardo, will offer a special menu to pair with the new beers from the Blue Island Beer Company at 8 p.m. at Dairy Mart Plus, 312 16th Ave. Art also will be on display and music will be provided at this all-ages event.
Call 815-626-1737 for more information.
Admission is free to both events.