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Chadds Ford Spring Lecture Series Welcomes Brewmaster


Learn from local experts as they take you on a tour of beers of the Brandywine Valley The Chadds Ford Historical Society Spring Lecture Series features Bill Covaleski, the co-founder and co-brewmaster of the Victory Brewing Company at 7:30pm.

Victory Brewing

Victory Brewing

Lectures are held on Tuesday evenings at 7:30pm at the Society’s Barn Visitors Center located at 1736 Creek Road, Chadds Ford, PA 19317.

Experience Covaleski’s journey in craft brewing and discover what makes the craft brewing business ‘small, independent, and traditional.? Enjoy sampling his Victory Brews and other fan favorites such as Victory Lager, Prima Pils, Headwaters Pale Ale, and Hop Wallop!

Attendees must be 21 or older, and the $10 admission includes the lecture and light refreshments afterward. Lectures are free for CFHS members. Purchase tickets early as it is anticipated this lecture will fill quickly.

Having met his future business partner on a school bus in 1973 as fifth-graders, Covaleski joined forces with boyhood friend Ron Barchet to open the doors to Victory Brewing Company located in Downingtown, Pa., in February 1996.

The growth of craft brewing is no longer just a fad, but has become a full-fledged craze among beer lovers. Learn first-hand how Covaleski successfully started a local brewing company, one whose 12 year-round and nine seasonal beers are enjoyed by craft beer enthusiasts in 29 states and 3 countries!

The event is part of the Chadds Ford Historical Society Spring Lecture Series.

For more information, visit www.chaddsfordhistory.org or call 610.388.7376.