Covelli Centre Hosts Beerfest Saturday

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Beerfest returns to the Covelli Centre Saturday a third year with proceeds to benefit the Rich Center for Autism at Youngstown State University.

The beerfest features a VIP session from noon to 2 p.m. and a general session from 2 to 6 p.m.

New this year is a closing concert that features 20 Ride, a Zak Brown tribute band. Ticket prices are $55 per person for VIP, $35 per person for general admission, which includes entrance to concert, and $10 each for designated drivers and concert-only tickets.

VIP admission offers beer lovers a chance to taste the products of 18 breweries, Ohio wines, live entertainment, and a special glass. Limited VIP exclusive offers cask ales from Fat Head and Great Lakes Brewery Dog Fish Head. Randall demonstrations and tastings will be offered as well.

General admission includes a chance to taste from seven to eight beers from 18 breweries, wines from Ohio and live entertainment.

Tickets can be bought from Havana House, One Hot Cookie, V2 and online at

Pictured: Participants in the 2014 Beerfest.

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