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Drink & Learn: Yards Brewery Co.
Thursday, September 19, 2019, 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM EDT
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Yards Brewery

Join us Thursday, September 19th for a special PhillyAFP Drink & Learn.

Speaker & Topic:

Yards Brewing Company, founder and owner, Tom Kehoe talks about what it took to start his own brewery company!

Time:   4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Location:  500 Spring Garden Street, Philadelphia, PA 19123 

Directions: Parking available at the Target parking lot on 5th Street behind Yards. The Market Frankford L is at 2nd and Spring Garden Street. Yards is located at 5th and Spring Garden. We discourage attendees from taking the L to this event.  Septa buses bring you closer to 5th and Spring Garden.

Special Note: Brewery tour participants are asked to wear closed-toe shoes.  No open toe shoes are allowed for safety reasons.

Meeting Description: Yards Brewing Co. began brewing in 1994.  Brewing capacity has grown to a capacity of 40,000 barrels since locating from Kensington to Northern Liberties in 2008.  Yards Brewing began with one man brewing 12 gallons of beer at a time for one account. Today it has grown to serve hundreds of accounts in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.  In 2017, Yards enhanced its operation by adding a separate distribution company.
Tom Kehoe will talk about his "Brew Unto Others" growth strategy, market penetration, and their exciting new partnerships with Cape May Brewing Company, a New Jersey-based brewery.
Continuing Education Credits: Attendees earn 1.2 credits