Whiskey History: A Spirited Summer Series

This series explores the origins of American spirits. After each free lecture, or online at frederickhistory.org/programs/family-programs/ tickets may be purchased for the tastings. The tastings are provided by Frederick’s very own Tenth Ward Distilling Company. All tasting proceeds go to Heritage Frederick. Must be 21+ to attend the tastings.

This series is held in partnership with Tenth Ward Distilling Company, Heritage Frederick and Frederick County Public Libraries. All sessions are held at Heritage Frederick, 24 E. Church St., Frederick.

  • Wednesday, June 12, 7 PM: Bourbonanza – What Makes a Bourbon a Bourbon?
  • Wednesday, July 10, 7 PM: Rye vs. Rye
  • Wednesday, August 14, 7 PM: Applejack – A Colonial Drink for Modern Times

August 14, 2019 7:00 PM


August 14, 2019 8:00 PM

Fees & Tickets

Free Lecture / $10 Tasting

After each free lecture, tickets can be purchased to taste locally distilled spirits supplied by Tenth Ward Distilling Company. All tasting ticket proceeds benefit Heritage Frederick.

Event Venue


24 E Church St