A Taste of History: Leopold's #1 Lager Keg-Tapping Celebration


  • Schmidt House
  • 514 4th Avenue, Olympia, WA 98501
  • 2:00 PM

July 21, 2:00 p.m. ending at Well 80 Brewhouse

A wooden keg in a horsedrawn carriage will be escorted by a Leopold Schmidt impersonator, departing the Schmidt House in Tumwater and arriving at Well 80 Brewhouse in Downtown Olympia at 2 p.m. where it will be met by a brass band! The celebration will then continue with a ceremonial keg-tapping! You won't want to miss this unique event celebrating the revival of Leopold's #1 Lager, brewed via collaboration between Paul Pearson, Well 80 Brewhouse brewmaster, and Paul Knight, former brewmaster at Olympia Brewing Co. (1974-1997).

Photo by Flowstate Creatives


  • Dates July 21, 2019