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"Women in Beer History" with the National Museum of American History

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Wednesday, August 8, 2018 - 19:00
The Mezzanine
55 Broadway
New York

Hop Culture and the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History announce the Industry Panel: Women in Beer History, hosted in NYC.

“He was a wise man who invented beer” - Plato

Actually Plato, “She was a wise women who invented beer.”

Since 4000BC Egyptian and Sumerian women have been brewing beer. Even as recently as the 16th century, women in the American colonies brewed at home and owned taverns. Join Theresa McCulla, Historian of the American Brewing History Initiative at the Smithsonian's National Museum of American History along with distinguished women scholars in the field of the history of women and brewing. Theresa will lead us back in time to learn about the original women brewers and journey to the 21st century, where we’ll toast to our present day pioneers. The evening will feature a panel discussion with:

We’ll end our celebration of the achievements of women in beer with light hor d'oeuvres and, of course, beer from Brooklyn brewery, Strong Rope. Additionally, each attendee will receive a custom Beers With(out) Beards and Smithsonian's National Museum of American History tumbler.

This event is part of Hop Culture's Beers With(out) Beards Week. Check out the other events below!

Tuesday Aug. 7th

Special episode of Fuhmentaboudit with Mary Izett.

Learn More

Wednesday Aug. 8th

Smithsonian's National Museum of American History Industry Panel: Women in Beer History at The Mezzanine in Downtown, NYC.

Buy Tickets: $25


Special Edition of The Beerded Ladies Trivia at Glorietta Baldy

RVSP: Free

Thursday Aug. 9th

Media Panel: Women Re-Writing the Business of Beer at Fifth Hammer Brewing in Queens.

Buy Tickets: $10


Women's Bottle Share and Networking Event at Beer Karma, Brooklyn

RSVP: Free

Friday Aug. 10th

Hop Culture x Stone Brewing present: Breaking BEERiers Beer Dinner at Ivan Ramen. A noodle and beer extravanganza with five female speakers.

Buy Tickets: $27.50

Saturday Aug. 11th

Beers With(out) Beards Craft Beer Festival, featuring 23 breweries serving unlimited pours at The Well.

Buy Tickets: $50

Sunday Aug. 12th

Beer Fit Club presents Beer + Yoga with Sophia del Gigante of Beer Fit Club at Five Boroughs Brewing in Brooklyn.

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Beer Tasting Workshop led by Cicerone Anne Becerra at St. Gambrinus Beer Shoppe in Brooklyn.

Buy Tickets: $20

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