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Brewing Up Staten Island

September 10 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Sunday September 10
Location: Flagship Brewery, 40 Minthorne Street Staten Island, NY 10301
Presented by Staten Island Arts Folklife’s Working Waterfront
Join us for this free public program exploring brewing on Staten Island! Learn about the long lineage of brewers on the island, then get a behind-the-scenes tour of what harborside brewing looks like today at Flagship Brewery’s family-owned business. Tour the brewery, hear the Staten Island folklore that inspired Flagship’s branding, and participate in the unveiling and free taste of their Oyster Stout, a new brew in collaboration with our Working Waterfront initiative! Light appetizers will be served from Lobster House Joe’s + beer available for purchase! * This event is presented alongside Flagship’s annual Oysterfest the day before.
2:00 Welcome: Working Waterfront Introduction + Overview of SI brewing history
2:15 First brewery tour departs
3:00 First tour ends with Oyster Stout tasting, beer for purchase, and complimentary appetizers
3:15 SI Beer Tales + Story of the Flagship Brewery
3:45 History of brewing and the working waterfront on SI by local scholar Pat Salmon
4:15 Second brewery tour departs
5:00 Second tour ends with Oyster Stout tasting and beer for purchase
WORKING WATERFRONT is an initiative of Staten Island Arts, which seeks to raise awareness and appreciation for Staten Island’s uniquely place-based maritime folklife and the borough’s rich intergenerational and multicultural waterfront traditions.
Brewing Up! is supported through the generosity of the New York State Regional Economic Development Corporation, New York State Council on the Arts, New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, New York City Councilman Steven Matteo, NYC & Company, and the Investors Bank Foundation.


September 10
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Flagship Brewery
40 Minthorne St
Staten Island, NY 10301 United States
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