East Ville Des Folies -- Rare Beer & Whiskey Fest

Saturday - January 19, 2013 @ 02:30PM / Ends: Saturday - January 19, 2013 @ 06:30PM
Beer Festival
Webster Hall, New York City, New York
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Reputedly owned by infamous mobster Al Capone in the 1920s, Webster Hall was a regular hot spot for quiet knocks and hushed whispers, turn-the-other-cheek coppers and strong booze. At the pinnacle of Nightlife's First Golden Age, the venue conveniently ignored the prohibition mantra, and quickly earned its moniker as the "Jewel of the Village" among its adventurous clientele. Fast Forward to now, 126 years since its inception, Webster Hall is bringing it all back.

On November 5th, 2012, the legendary venue is resurrecting the not-so-temperate 1920's with its first annual Beer and Whiskey Festival called East Ville Des Folies ("East Village of Follies").

**Sample 4 floors of Obscure Beers and Whiskeys**
**Live entertainment: Burlesque dancers, Swing Jazz bands, Trapeze artists, and Circus Acts**
**Access to an assortment of local food vendors**
**Commemorative Glass**
And Much, Much More!

COME GET FOOLISH WITH US

More: http://websterhall.com/eastvilledesfolies
Submitted by: Sofie
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