Friday, October 21st: Oktoberfest
From Brooklyn Brewery to Sixpoint Brewery, Brooklyn is full of craft breweries, not to mention the many at-home operations happening throughout the borough. But this is not a new phenomenon: Brooklyn has a rich history of brewing and drinking. Join us for an evening of beer appreciation with a home brewing workshop, beer tastings, a Beauty and the Beer film screening, and more!
Doors open at 5pm, there are drinks, live music, and a special Brooklyn Brewery beer tasting!
The evening's schedule:
|5:00pm-7:00pm||Brooklyn Brewery hosts a speecial beer tasting|
|5:45pm-9:00pm||BHS archivists showcase Brooklyn brewing history with highlights from the BHS collection. Enjoy special behind-the-scenes tours of the library throughout the evening!|
|6:00pm-8:00pm||Brooklyn Brew shop showcases brewing techniques for the intrepid home brewer.|
|6:30pm-7:15pm||Chris Heuberger gives a talk on the history of brewing in Bushwick.|
|7:30pm-8:45pm||Screening of Beauty and the Beer, a documentary about the incredibly popular Miss Rheingold contest, a beauty contest for the Rheingold Brewery in Bushwick.|
Think you'll be able to make it on the 21st? Let us know on Facebook!
Fall 2016 Free Fridays:
Beer generously provided by:
Free Fridays are supported by the George Hannah Society, a committee of culturally engaged young professionals, including:
Ryan A. Donaldson