This popular program takes a lighthearted look at some of the seedier stories from our local history. Join HCSCC Programming Director Markus Krueger and the History On Tap regulars at Junkyard Brewery on the first Monday of the month at 6pm (October through April) to see presentations on topics ranging from local moonshiners to stories of the supernatural.
Here’s the current fall schedule:
Moorhead's Saloon Era Monday, November 1, 2021, 6PM When North Dakota outlawed alcohol, all the saloons moved to Moorhead. Join Markus for a tour of Moorhead's saloons in the years between 1890 and 1915, when the town was called the "Wickedest City in the World."
Fargo-Moorhead's 1800s Breweries Monday, December 6, 2021, 6PM The founding generation of Fargo-Moorhead boasted three breweries in 1889. Where are they? What happened to them? And, most importantly, what was on tap?