The White House Beerfest Gallery

The president of the United States turns the Rose Garden into a beer garden.

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  • Two Men 'Cast Together'

    Two Men 'Cast Together'

    Prof. Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Sgt. James Crowley.

  • A Beer in the Rose Garden

    A Beer in the Rose Garden

    The White House Rose Garden.

  • Beer of Choice

    Beer of Choice

    A light drink and snacks on the White House Rose Garden.

  • What's on the Menu?

    What's on the Menu?

    The beer selections (from left to right) of Sgt. James Crowley, President Barack Obama and Henry Louis Gates Jr. for the “de-escalation” happy hour on July 30.

    PROFESSOR GATES: I would like to applaud President Obama for bringing Sergeant Crowley, me and our families together. 

  • Happy Hour Begins

    Happy Hour Begins

    Drinks and discussion on the White Hosue Rose Garden.

  • Tall Orders

    Tall Orders

    The gentleman are served their beers.

  • Beer with the Vice President

    Beer with the Vice President

    Vice President Joe Biden joins President Barack Obama as he has a beer with Prof. Henry Louis Gates Jr. and Sgt. James Crowley.

  • A Discussion Toward 'De-Escalation'

    A Discussion Toward 'De-Escalation'

    Professor Gates converses with President Obama, Vice President Biden and Sgt. Crowley over beer.

  • Snacks with Beer

    Snacks with Beer

    President Obama and Vice President Obama reach for snacks while sitting with Gates and Crowley on the White House Rose Garden.

  • A Word with the President

    A Word with the President

    Sgt. Crowley talks with President Obama.

Saaret Yoseph is a writer and Assistant Editor at TheRoot.com. She manages and blogs for "Their Eyes Were Watching ..."

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