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Spirited: Exhibit Event Opening

Join Balcones for a distillery tour as we walk you through our distillation process that creates world-class whiskies in the heart of downtown Waco.
Starting at our grain silos and finishing with a sampling of our whisky, you’ll learn what makes Balcones unique.

Balcones Mini Tour 1
Balcones Mini Tour 2

Event Details

Friday, November 15th
Dr Pepper Museum & Free Enterprise Institute
300 South 5th Street
Waco, TX 76701

Drinks, bites, and mingling from 6-6:30 PM


Dr Pepper Old Fashioned
Tom Collins
Dr Hot Toddy

Other Refreshments:

Keurig Dr Pepper products

Food provided by Rio Brazos catering

Entertainment courtesy of the Waco Ukulele Orchestra

Waco History Podcast Live Recording

Live recording of the Waco History Podcast

Randy Lane and Dr. Stephen Sloan with special guests:

Joe Coker
Prohibition Historian, Senior Lecturer at Baylor University, Writer, and Princeton Theological Seminary graduate

Andrew Anderson
Balcones Distilling

Expert Discussion

One-on-one discussion with industry experts including:

Adrian Sepcic
Senior Manager of Product Development Innovation Research at Keurig Dr Pepper

Jared Himstedt
Head Distiller, Balcones Distilling

Audrey Ladd
Education Programs Manager, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame

This exhibition has been made possible through NEH on the Road, a special initiative of the National Endowment for the Humanities. It is brought to you by Mid-America Arts Alliance. Spirited: Prohibition in America was organized by The National Constitution Center, Philadelphia, PA.