WAITSFIELD — Lawson’s Finest Liquids will be celebrating the first birthday of their Waitsfield brewery, taproom, and retail store.
A community party will be held on Saturday, October 19, from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at 155 Carroll Road in Waitsfield.
“Our taproom 1st birthday party is a way for us to show our gratitude to the community who has supported us in Waitsfield over the previous year,” said co-owner Karen Lawson.
The festivities will feature numerous specialty beer offerings including bottles of the award-winning Maple Tripple from 5 different years, as well as unique casks and new beer releases including the 100 percent Vermont-grown Homestead Harvest IPA, Starkbier, and Fayston Maple Imperial Stout.
There will be a brewery open house from 12-4 p.m. for guests to experience an up close and personal perspective into Lawson’s Finest brewing and packaging processes.
Guests will also have the opportunity to sample a variety of beers straight from the tank while engaging with the brewery staff.
Free live music in Lawson’s Finest beer garden will take place under the tent from 2-4 p.m. with Native Tongue and from 5-7 p.m. with Sugar Shack.
Black Diamond BBQ will have a food truck onsite from 1-6 p.m. and the Lawson’s Finest taproom light fare menu will also be available.
The Friendly Lens VW bus photo booth will be on-hand from 3-6 p.m. to capture birthday party fun and free photos for the whole family.
“We look forward to further enhancing the vitality of the Mad River Valley as a premier travel destination in the years ahead,” Lawson added.