Prohibition in Waco: A Live Podcast Event

We’re proud to partner with the Dr. Pepper Museum to kick off their their “Spirited” exhibit. It’s Friday, November 15th starting at 6 PM at the Dr. Pepper Museum. Tickets are $30 and include some delicious Balcones Whisky.

We’ll host a live recording on Prohibition in Waco with special guests Dr. Joe Coker from Baylor and Andrew Anderson from Balcones Distilling.

Dr. Coker is an expert on prohibition, church history, and religion in the American South. Andrew will talk about the methods of distilling different spirits and popular drinks of the time.  

Learn more about the event by visiting their Facebook event page and buy tickets on their website. This event is only for those 21+. 

About the Waco History Podcast

The Waco History Podcast is hosted by Dr. Stephen Sloan. Stephen heads the Oral History Institute at Baylor University. He’s authored several books and created and developed WacoHistory.org, a website and free mobile app for learning more about Waco’s history.

The Waco History Podcast,  telling the known and unknown stories of Waco’s past.

 

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