Previously Prohibited

Historical Museum Hosts Speakeasy and Stills Lecture about the Prohibition Era in S.B.

Learn about S.B.’s “dry” past while sipping on previously banned beverages during Speakeasy and Stills: Prohibition in Santa Barbara, an aptly paired history lesson and whiskey/wine tasting at the S.B. Historical Museum this Thursday, October 13. The event will feature a lecture by historian Erin Graffy about the history of the Prohibition Era in the S.B. region, followed by hors d’oeuvres and wine and whiskey sampling for attendees ages 21+. The talk starts at 5:30 p.m. at 136 De la Guerra Street. Tickets are $35-$40. Call 966-1603 for more info.

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