Tuesday, April 23, 2013 | 12:57 p.m.
Fremont Street businesses will offer discounted food and drinks Monday night to draw people for the filming of a promotional ad for the upcoming Life Is Beautiful music, food and art festival.
Filming will take place from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m., Monday, April 29, in the Fremont East Entertainment District.
The two-day festival, Oct. 26 and 27, will showcase more than 60 chefs, restaurants, mixologists and winemakers, local artists and speakers across more than 10 city blocks.
Joe Schoenmann doesn’t just cover downtown, he lives and works there. Schoenmann is Greenspun Media Group’s embedded downtown journalist, working from an office in the Emergency Arts building.