Saturday, May 21st, was the *Bent Water Blast Off, a grand opening and ribbon cutting for the new brewery and tasting room just off the Lynnway on Commercial Street.
Blue Ox chef Matt O’Neill and staff brought in a grill, Raw Art Works had activities for kids and the Lynn Museum/LynnArts had a pop-up exhibit. People played “yard” games, toured the brewery, enjoyed live music and sampled timed releases of beers throughout the noon to 9:30pm party.
At 3:30pm, Congressman Seth Moulton, State Representatives Brendan Crighton and Dan Cahill, Mayor Kennedy, Jim Cowdell of EDIC and councilors Brian LaPierre, Rich Colucci and Peter Capano were among the dignitaries present for the Lynn Area Chamber of Commerce Ribbon Cutting.
Live music in the order they played – The Other Brothers, Macon George Soul, The Patrick Nelson Trio, The Rationales and Oldjack.
The Bent Water Brewery and tasting room is located at 180 Commercial Street. Turn into the Pet Express parking lot and head down to the other end.
Disclosure: Upsidemedia LLC, which owns LynnHappens, provided sound for this event.
*Link to calendar listing so you can’t say LynnHappens didn’t tell you in advance