National Beer Day


April 7th is National Beer Day. According to, this day was created by Justin Smith, a Richmond, Virginia Craft Beer Examiner, and his friend Mike Connolly from Liverpool, England..

On April 7, 1933, President Franklin Roosevelt signed a law that allowed people to brew and sell beers long as it remained below 4.0% alcohol by volume .

 In 2009, Smith and Connolly created a National Beer Day Facebook page. From this page, they invited friends to join and word has spread to many sources that April 7 is National Beer Day. recommends observing national beer day by grabbing a beer and spending some time with friends. 

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