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August 2019

Tony’s Creepy Crawly Zoo

August 3 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
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One event on February 2, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on March 9, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on April 13, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on May 11, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on June 1, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on July 6, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on August 3, 2019 at 11:30 am

Included in ticket price

Creeping, crawling, flying, and fantastic! Join Tony “The Bug Whisperer” and his Creepy-Crawly Zoo show just how cool the world of entomology really is. This show is perfect for young children as they’ll learn about the insects in our backyard, participate in Tony’s fun presentation, and experience bugs like never before! Tony's Creepy Crawly Zoo is sponsored by: American Science and Surplus Zoo Med Animal House Pets & Supplies

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Live @ the Lakefront

August 7 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 28, 2019

Free

Wednesdays, July 10 - August 28 5:30-9:00pm Milwaukee’s FREE Wednesday evening concert series returns for its 12th year with a memorable lineup! Held rain or shine, LIVE @ the Lakefront will feature some of the finest original musical talents in the outdoor Rotary Amphitheater at Discovery World. With the stage overhanging Lake Michigan, you’ll enjoy sunset shows right on Milwaukee’s lakefront, all complemented by Bartolotta’s renowned food and beverage service. JUL 10 - Nabori JUL 17 - Mad Rocksteady JUL…

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Live @ the Lakefront

August 14 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 28, 2019

Free

Wednesdays, July 10 - August 28 5:30-9:00pm Milwaukee’s FREE Wednesday evening concert series returns for its 12th year with a memorable lineup! Held rain or shine, LIVE @ the Lakefront will feature some of the finest original musical talents in the outdoor Rotary Amphitheater at Discovery World. With the stage overhanging Lake Michigan, you’ll enjoy sunset shows right on Milwaukee’s lakefront, all complemented by Bartolotta’s renowned food and beverage service. JUL 10 - Nabori JUL 17 - Mad Rocksteady JUL…

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Milwaukee Makers Market

August 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on June 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on July 21, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 18, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 15, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on November 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

The Market is free, but General Admission applies if visiting entire museum.

10am-4pm Join us as we transform our promenade into a stunning and lively indoor market. Meet Milwaukee jewelry makers, artists, designers, and other skilled artisans. Shop one-of-a-kind, locally-made products including ceramics, women’s clothing, leather goods, candles, and more. Explore the market, have fun, meet amazing artists and artisans, shop, and support independent maker spirit in Milwaukee. The Market is free, but General Admission applies if visiting entire museum. Please note that Discovery World does not select the vendors for Milwaukee…

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Live @ the Lakefront

August 21 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 28, 2019

Free

Wednesdays, July 10 - August 28 5:30-9:00pm Milwaukee’s FREE Wednesday evening concert series returns for its 12th year with a memorable lineup! Held rain or shine, LIVE @ the Lakefront will feature some of the finest original musical talents in the outdoor Rotary Amphitheater at Discovery World. With the stage overhanging Lake Michigan, you’ll enjoy sunset shows right on Milwaukee’s lakefront, all complemented by Bartolotta’s renowned food and beverage service. JUL 10 - Nabori JUL 17 - Mad Rocksteady JUL…

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Live @ the Lakefront

August 28 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, repeating until August 28, 2019

Free

Wednesdays, July 10 - August 28 5:30-9:00pm Milwaukee’s FREE Wednesday evening concert series returns for its 12th year with a memorable lineup! Held rain or shine, LIVE @ the Lakefront will feature some of the finest original musical talents in the outdoor Rotary Amphitheater at Discovery World. With the stage overhanging Lake Michigan, you’ll enjoy sunset shows right on Milwaukee’s lakefront, all complemented by Bartolotta’s renowned food and beverage service. JUL 10 - Nabori JUL 17 - Mad Rocksteady JUL…

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September 2019

We’re Open: Labor Day

September 2 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Included with Admission

Looking for something fun to do this Labor Day? Join us at Discovery World from 9am-4pm as we'll be celebrating the day with special Monday hours!

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Tony’s Creepy Crawly Zoo

September 7 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on February 2, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on March 9, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on April 13, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on May 11, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on June 1, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on July 6, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on August 3, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on September 7, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on October 26, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on November 16, 2019 at 11:30 am

One event on December 14, 2019 at 11:30 am

Included in ticket price

Creeping, crawling, flying, and fantastic! Join Tony “The Bug Whisperer” and his Creepy-Crawly Zoo show just how cool the world of entomology really is. This show is perfect for young children as they’ll learn about the insects in our backyard, participate in Tony’s fun presentation, and experience bugs like never before! Tony's Creepy Crawly Zoo is sponsored by: American Science and Surplus Zoo Med Animal House Pets & Supplies

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Sprecher Sails

September 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on October 4, 2019 at 5:00 pm

$60 – $70
Sprecher Sails on S/V Denis Sullivan

Join two Milwaukee icons, Sprecher Brewing Co. and the S/V Denis Sullivan, for the launch of the first-ever Sprecher Sails on September 13 or October 4. This brand new adventure is perfect for families and children of all ages. You’ll enjoy a two-hour sail on Lake Michigan, amazing refreshments (beer and soda) from our friends at Sprecher, and an unforgettable experience on Wisconsin’s official flagship. Price includes 2 drink tickets per person and a small snack. All Sprecher Sails are 2-Hours…

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Brew Sail: Enlightened Brewing Company

September 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$85 – $95
Brew Sails on Lake Michigan

Join Enlightened Brewing Company aboard the S/V Denis Sullivan while enjoying refreshing beverages from one of the area’s favorite microbreweries! Your brewery rep will share interesting facts about things like the brew you’re sampling, the brewing process, and maybe even fill you in on some trade secrets. Price includes 2 drink tickets per person and an ice cream treat. All Brew Sails are 2-Hours in length. Registration closes 30 minutes prior to sail time. Pricing (subject to change): Members: $85 Non-Members:…

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Milwaukee Makers Market

September 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on June 16, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on July 21, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on August 18, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on September 15, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on November 30, 2019 at 10:00 am

The Market is free, but General Admission applies if visiting entire museum.

10am-4pm Join us as we transform our promenade into a stunning and lively indoor market. Meet Milwaukee jewelry makers, artists, designers, and other skilled artisans. Shop one-of-a-kind, locally-made products including ceramics, women’s clothing, leather goods, candles, and more. Explore the market, have fun, meet amazing artists and artisans, shop, and support independent maker spirit in Milwaukee. The Market is free, but General Admission applies if visiting entire museum. Please note that Discovery World does not select the vendors for Milwaukee…

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Seniors in September

September 17 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 20, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 24, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:00 am

Free for Seniors
Seniors in September

Discovery World is celebrating the month of September by offering free admission to seniors on the weekdays. Grandma, Grandpa, and everyone over the age of 60 are invited to explore our interactive exhibits, tour Les Paul’s House of Sound, and enjoy Milwaukee’s lakefront when it’s a little quieter than normal. Seniors in September begins Tuesday, September 17th and runs through Friday, September 27th.

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Animal Encounters: Caribbean Tank Feeding

September 17 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Tuesday, repeating indefinitely

Included with Admission

Join us in Discovery World's Reiman Aquarium for our exciting new Animal Encounters. Learn how our brilliant and wonderful Aquarists feed and care for the amazing fish that live at Discovery World. Check out our volunteer divers and learn about the important work they do in our larger tanks. Watch our Aquarists feed the fish in the Caribbean Tunnel, and learn a little bit more about some of our fantastic aquatic friends.

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Seniors in September

September 18 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 20, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 24, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:00 am

Free for Seniors
Seniors in September

Discovery World is celebrating the month of September by offering free admission to seniors on the weekdays. Grandma, Grandpa, and everyone over the age of 60 are invited to explore our interactive exhibits, tour Les Paul’s House of Sound, and enjoy Milwaukee’s lakefront when it’s a little quieter than normal. Seniors in September begins Tuesday, September 17th and runs through Friday, September 27th.

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Animal Encounters: Sturgeon Feeding & Divers

September 18 @ 10:30 am - 11:00 am
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An event every week that begins at 10:30 am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely

Included with Admission

Join us in Discovery World's Reiman Aquarium for our exciting new Animal Encounters. Learn how our brilliant and wonderful Aquarists feed and care for the amazing fish that live at Discovery World. Check out our volunteer divers and learn about the important work they do in our larger tanks. Watch our Aquarists feed sturgeon in our Lake Michigan Tank, and learn a little bit more about some of our fantastic aquatic friends. Lake Michigan Tank Divers & Sturgeon Feeding |…

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Seniors in September

September 19 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 20, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 24, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:00 am

Free for Seniors
Seniors in September

Discovery World is celebrating the month of September by offering free admission to seniors on the weekdays. Grandma, Grandpa, and everyone over the age of 60 are invited to explore our interactive exhibits, tour Les Paul’s House of Sound, and enjoy Milwaukee’s lakefront when it’s a little quieter than normal. Seniors in September begins Tuesday, September 17th and runs through Friday, September 27th.

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Animal Encounters: Touch Tank Feeding

September 19 @ 11:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Included with Admission

Join us in Discovery World's Reiman Aquarium for our exciting new Animal Encounters. Learn how our brilliant and wonderful Aquarists feed and care for the amazing fish that live at Discovery World. Check out our volunteer divers and learn about the important work they do in our larger tanks. Watch our Aquarists feed the fish in the Touch Tank, and learn a little bit more about some of our fantastic aquatic friends. Touch Tank Feeding | Thursdays at 11am During…

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Seniors in September

September 20 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 20, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 24, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:00 am

Free for Seniors
Seniors in September

Discovery World is celebrating the month of September by offering free admission to seniors on the weekdays. Grandma, Grandpa, and everyone over the age of 60 are invited to explore our interactive exhibits, tour Les Paul’s House of Sound, and enjoy Milwaukee’s lakefront when it’s a little quieter than normal. Seniors in September begins Tuesday, September 17th and runs through Friday, September 27th.

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Animal Encounters: Python Interaction

September 20 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Included with Admission

Join us in Discovery World's Reiman Aquarium for our exciting new Animal Encounters. Learn how our brilliant and wonderful Aquarists feed and care for the amazing reptiles that live at Discovery World. Python Interaction | Fridays at 2 pm In this brief presentation, learn about things like python’s habitat and food source. This interaction will feature a “meet & greet” (touch or view up close). Based on Aquarium Dept. schedule and animal availability.

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Brew Sail: Black Husky Brewing

September 21 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$85 – $95
Brew Sails on Lake Michigan

Explore the wonder, beauty, and fun of Lake Michigan from the deck of Discovery World’s Tall Ship, the S/V Denis Sullivan. Climb aboard the world’s only re-creation of a 19th century three-masted, Great Lakes schooner. Join Black Husky Brewing aboard the S/V Denis Sullivan for a two-hour sail while enjoying refreshing beverages from one of the area’s favorite microbreweries! Your brewery rep will share interesting facts about things like the brew your sampling, the brewing process, and maybe even fill you…

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Seniors in September

September 24 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 20, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 24, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:00 am

Free for Seniors
Seniors in September

Discovery World is celebrating the month of September by offering free admission to seniors on the weekdays. Grandma, Grandpa, and everyone over the age of 60 are invited to explore our interactive exhibits, tour Les Paul’s House of Sound, and enjoy Milwaukee’s lakefront when it’s a little quieter than normal. Seniors in September begins Tuesday, September 17th and runs through Friday, September 27th.

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Seniors in September

September 25 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 20, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 24, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:00 am

Free for Seniors
Seniors in September

Discovery World is celebrating the month of September by offering free admission to seniors on the weekdays. Grandma, Grandpa, and everyone over the age of 60 are invited to explore our interactive exhibits, tour Les Paul’s House of Sound, and enjoy Milwaukee’s lakefront when it’s a little quieter than normal. Seniors in September begins Tuesday, September 17th and runs through Friday, September 27th.

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Story Time

September 25 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
Included with Admission
Story Time at Discovery World

Gather the little ones for engaging adventures into some of the best children’s books by some very talented, local storytellers and readers. Each month will have a STEM-focused theme that is age-appropriate for 2-5 year-olds. Each child will also receive a take-home craft compliments of our Kohl’s Design It! Lab.

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Seniors in September

September 26 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 20, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 24, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:00 am

Free for Seniors
Seniors in September

Discovery World is celebrating the month of September by offering free admission to seniors on the weekdays. Grandma, Grandpa, and everyone over the age of 60 are invited to explore our interactive exhibits, tour Les Paul’s House of Sound, and enjoy Milwaukee’s lakefront when it’s a little quieter than normal. Seniors in September begins Tuesday, September 17th and runs through Friday, September 27th.

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Seniors in September

September 27 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on September 18, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 19, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 20, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 24, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 25, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 26, 2019 at 9:00 am

One event on September 27, 2019 at 9:00 am

Free for Seniors
Seniors in September

Discovery World is celebrating the month of September by offering free admission to seniors on the weekdays. Grandma, Grandpa, and everyone over the age of 60 are invited to explore our interactive exhibits, tour Les Paul’s House of Sound, and enjoy Milwaukee’s lakefront when it’s a little quieter than normal. Seniors in September begins Tuesday, September 17th and runs through Friday, September 27th.

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October 2019

Sprecher Sails

October 4 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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One event on October 4, 2019 at 5:00 pm

$60 – $70
Sprecher Sails on S/V Denis Sullivan

Join two Milwaukee icons, Sprecher Brewing Co. and the S/V Denis Sullivan, for the launch of the first-ever Sprecher Sails on September 13 or October 4. This brand new adventure is perfect for families and children of all ages. You’ll enjoy a two-hour sail on Lake Michigan, amazing refreshments (beer and soda) from our friends at Sprecher, and an unforgettable experience on Wisconsin’s official flagship. Price includes 2 drink tickets per person and a small snack. All Sprecher Sails are 2-Hours…

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Sci-Fi Family Day

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Celebrate the astounding and impossible worlds of science fiction. Explore virtual reality and LEGO creations. Make sci-fi themed projects in the Kohl’s Design It! Lab. There will be art and artists, toys, incredible lightsaber battles, and a whole lot more. This is a day of family fun! See magnificent costumes, props, and displays while interacting with your favorite characters from the sci-fi world! Get into the sci-fi spirit by dressing up in costume!* Confirmed participants include: 501st Legion - Wisconsin…

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Brew Sail: Good City Brewing

October 5 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$85 – $95
Brew Sails on Lake Michigan

Explore the wonder, beauty, and fun of Lake Michigan from the deck of Discovery World’s Tall Ship, the S/V Denis Sullivan. Climb aboard the world’s only re-creation of a 19th century three-masted, Great Lakes schooner. Join Good City Brewing aboard the S/V Denis Sullivan for a two-hour sail while enjoying refreshing beverages from one of the area’s favorite microbreweries! Your brewery rep will share interesting facts about things like the brew your sampling, the brewing process, and maybe even fill you in…

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Scouting Showcase

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Included with Admission

The 2019-2020 Scouting season is back! There are new badges to earn and new journeys to go on! Kick start your season by joining us for Scouting Showcase at Discovery World. Learn what Discovery World and other organizations in Southeastern Wisconsin can offer your Scouts this year. Explore Discovery World’s Promenade, speak with the Scout team, and talk with other participating organizations who can help you plan your year. Participating organizations include: American Heart Association Badger Trails Cave of the…

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Brew Sail: Water Street Brewery

October 12 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$85 – $95
Brew Sails on Lake Michigan

Explore the wonder, beauty, and fun of Lake Michigan from the deck of Discovery World’s Tall Ship, the S/V Denis Sullivan. Climb aboard the world’s only re-creation of a 19th century three-masted, Great Lakes schooner. Join Water Street Brewery aboard the S/V Denis Sullivan for a two-hour sail while enjoying refreshing beverages from one of the area’s favorite microbreweries! Your brewery rep will share interesting facts about things like the brew your sampling, the brewing process, and maybe even fill you…

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