happening Today: Try a free yoga class this week; take in a fashion show tonight
The Brew for the River Event continues on Thursday nights. 5-7:30 p.m. Five Ann Arbor microbreweries are teaming up with the Huron River Watershed Council to sponsor a night dedicated to water, beer and the people who love both. This week, head to Blue Tractor. Tim Schmidt will be brewing Hay Creek at the last (but certainly not least) event. Passports with five stamps will be submitted there, and the winners will be announced. You must be present to win. 205 East Washington St., Ann Arbor. 734-222-4095. www.bluetractor.net/.
BR549's "Hillbilly Renaissance Man" Chuck Mead will perform at The Ark tonight. 8 p.m. He was the co-founder of the three-time Grammy nominated BR549, the honky-tonk heroes that almost single-handedly lit and carried the blowtorch for the mid-1990s alternative country explosion. $15. At 316 S. Main St., Ann Arbor, 734-761-1800.
Always wanted to try yoga but didn't want to pay for a class you might not like? Then try a free yoga class at The Yoga Space. Classes run through Saturday. You can attend as many of the scheduled classes as you want. Discount coupons will be available to those who sign up. Get more information, including a schedule here: http://yogaspaceannarbor.com/. Located at 180 Little Lake Dr #1, Ann Arbor. 734-622-9600.
It will be “Fashion’s Night Out” at the Briarwood Mall. 6-8 p.m. There will be a fashion show, a charity auction and a chance to vote on a Zingerman’s Fashion Cake Decorating Contest. There will also be giveaways. In the Briarwood mall center court. Free. 100 Briarwood Circle, Ann Arbor. 734-769-9610.