Yesterday & Today: Microbrew Workshops & Pub Tour
The York County Heritage Trust and Downtown Inc present...
- Pubs of York: Yesterday and Today Walking Tour (Friday, May 4, 2012 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.)
Join us as we take a trip back in time to 1741 when the Golden Plough Tavern played a significant role as York’s “hotel,” restaurant and source of news. Then, stroll through downtown York visiting the city’s significant watering holes through history and into the present day! We’ll stop at various downtown locations to learn about York’s brewing history, how the craft has changed over time, and how this traditional craft is alive and thriving in downtown York.
- Homebrew Workshops: Techniques of Yesterday and Today (Saturday, March 31, 2012; Saturday, April 14, 2012; Wednesday, May 2, 2012)
Join us as we take a trip back in time to 1741 when the Golden Plough Tavern played a significant role as York’s “hotel,” restaurant and source of news.
Workshop 1 - We'll discuss & practice brewing techniques of yesterday & today! If you've ever wondered how colonial brewing techniques differed from the techniques of today, this workshop will answer your questions! This workshop includes a light lunch and beverages. Where: Golden Plough Tavern When: Saturday, March 31, 2012 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Workshop 2 - We will bottle our brews and make/bake bread with the grain we harvest from our first Workshop in our Colonial Bake Oven! Like butter with your bread? We'll also churn our own butter! This workshop includes the bread tasting, cheese, and beverages. Where: Golden Plough Tavern When: Saturday, April 14, 2012 from Noon to 3 p.m.
Workshop 3 - Bring a friend to enjoy the fruits of your labor! It's time to drink our homebrews, evaluate and discuss the techniques used! Where: Liquid Hero When: Wednesday, May 2, 2012 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
If you wish to purchase your tickets with a payment method other than credit, please stop by the Historical Society Museum at 250 East Market Street, York PA 17403.
All attendees must be 21 years or older & must have proper identification.
Tickets are non-refundable.
All events are rain or shine.
Golden Plough Tavern
157 West Market Street
York County Heritage Trust
The York County Heritage Trust inspires the exploration of the history, people and culture of our county, state and nation.
As a non-profit organization it utilizes collections, historic sites and museums to help tell the American story.