The Rhinebeck Historical Society Invites you to our Holiday Party

The History of Beer in Dutchess County

Saturday, December 10th, 2016

6.00pm—8.00pm at the Rhinecliff Hotel


Rhinebeck Historical Society’s President David Miller will delve into the history of beer in Dutchess County. He will take you through the early history of taverns and beer through the Temperance movement and Prohibition showing many old photos during the talk. Taking us to the present day you will get to watch two short videos of his tours to Dutchess Hops and The Brewery at the CIA in Hyde Park. Come enjoy festive drinks, appetizers, and dessert while getting a glimpse into current-day beer making in Dutchess County.

For more information, call 845.876.7462 or e-mail