East Village Prohibition Pub Crawl
The East Village has a fascinating history. It is one of the more remarkable neighborhoods in New York City. Join us as we drink 1920's style on this entertaining and interactive “pub less” pub crawl. First learn what drinking was like on the Bowery in nineteenth century working class New York City. Learn about the important events which led to the eventual passing of the 18th Amendment. See the incredible history of one of New York’s oldest bars. Learn the fascinating gangster history of Second Avenue, one of the many red light districts on the Lower East Side. Hear a fascinating story of one gangster's amazing determination and fearlessness. Learn about some of the mafia history as well and see where the most influential and infamous gangster lived as a child. And see how Prohibition changed this neighborhood immensely.