January 14th, 8 pm
Come to Brooklyn’s craft beer hot spot, Glorietta Baldy, for trivia night. January’s sponsor is Brooklyn Brewery and there will be $4 tap specials. Enjoy great beer, show off your hop knowledge and win awesome prizes! For more information, click here.
Thursday, January 16th, 6:30-8
Join author and historian Carla Peterson as she talks with Prithi Kanakamedala. Together, they will examine the efforts of New York's black elite to build institutions and equal status during the post-Civil War era. For more information, or to register, click here.
Saturday, January 18, 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Delve into the unique history of distilling and whiskey culture in the city with Kings County Distillery co-founder Colin Spoelman. At the event you will learn about palatial 18th-century Brooklyn distilleries, the 19th century “whiskey wars” that involved actual casualties, and more! Brooklyn has played a prominent role in the long and tumultuous history of alcohol in the city. For more information or to purchase tickets online, click here.
Saturday, January 18th, 2:30- 5:30
Webster Hall is holding the second annual, prohibition themed Beer & Whiskey Festival. Dress in 1920s attire and enjoy 4 floors of rare craft beers and whiskeys from around the world. For more information, or to purchase tickets online, click here.