Craft Brewers To Celebrate 'Brew Years Eve' On April 7

Published: 04/04/2007

BOULDER, Colo. - America's craft brewers are celebrating April 7 as ""Brew Years Eve"" to recognize the repeal of Prohibition for beer.It was on April 7, 1933, that newly elected President Franklin D. Roosevelt spurred Congress to modify the Volstead Act, allowing for the legal consumption of beer of a specific alcoholic strength. It was eight months before the Dec.