Mark your calendars now for the American Swedish Historical Museum's annual SmörgåsBeer event on Saturday, July 29th!
Spend a gorgeous summer evening at the Museum in FDR Park enjoying local and international beer while sampling traditional Swedish food with a modern twist. This year's breweries include Yards Brewing Co., Saint Benjamin Brewing Company, Sterling Pig Beer, Naked Brewing Company,Argilla Brewing Co. at Pietro's Pizza, and new this year, Liquid Alchemymead and cider! Also back on popular demand, Swedish Rekorderlig Cider! Be sure to check back on this page as we continue to add more breweries.
On the sweet side, Jeffrey Miller Catering Co. will serve delicious caramel and rosemary popcorn, and Pop's Homemade Waterice will provide a special Swedish-inspired lingonberry water ice!
SmörgåsBeer party goers will have the chance to play trivia and lawn games as well as a traditional Swedish "tipsrunda" or quiz walk through the museum. What better way to pass a summer evening than tasting new beers, challenging friends to unique games, and dancing the night away to the retro mix of DJ JCLEF. Amazing prizes for fun experiences will also be raffled off throughout the evening.
General tickets are $30 in advance, and $35 at the door. Special designated driver price of $10 is also available. General admission includes a commemorative event sampling glass. Pre-register by following this linkgoo.gl/ZFnusS, or by phone at (215) 389-1776. Drink samples, food, and museum admission is included in the ticket price. Minimum age of 21 required to drink.
You can easily get here by taking the Broad Street Line to AT&T Station, and then walk for about 5 minutes along Pattison Avenue to the Museum. For those who prefer going by car, FDR Park offers free parking in front of the Museum (make sure to check out our special Designated Driver price!).