SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — White Lion Brewing Company, currently in the process of building its brewery in Springfield at 1500 Main Street, is excited to offer a new experience with the opening of its Summer Beer Garden in the heart of downtown Springfield. The Beer Garden is set to run from Wednesday, May 22 through Saturday, August 31 in Tower Square Park located at 1477 Main Street. This new installation provides an opportunity to expand upon what Food and Wine Magazine dubbed a top beer garden in the country. The brewery’s highly recognized White Lion Wednesday will kick off each week with an array of beer, cider, and wine offerings, live music, creative food options and family activities.
A growing list of special activities throughout the summer include:
- Musical acts such as Feel Good Drift, The Buddy McEarns Band, Party of 2, Eric Paquette and the Standing Bear Band featuring Tom
- Comedians like Shuli Egar from the Howard Stern Show
- Creative Food Offerings like Cousins Maine Lobster as seen on Shark Tank
- Pooch Pool Parties in the Park
- Monthly Beer Garden Book Club
- Bounce House, Face Painting, Family Days
- Glow in the Park
- Western MA Beer Week
Business partner Ashley Clark shared: “We are delighted to expand our seasonal programing across the street from the brewery. We receive daily inquiries about White Lion Wednesday, and this new holistic approach will incorporate events centered on the community and designed to be family friendly.”
White Lion’s Summer Beer Garden will operate on the corner of Bridge and Main Street Wednesday through Friday 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. Follow White Lion Brewing on all social media platforms for ongoing updates. Interested vendors, community organizations and businesses are encouraged to reach out at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.