CURVE, Pa. - Yuengling Oktoberfest 2012
is set to be held on Saturday, September 29 from 4-10 p.m. at Peoples Natural Gas Field in Altoona. The second annual event will feature live music, Yuengling draft beers, celebrity appearances, authentic German food, and much more on the field at the ballpark.
The party starts on the 29th at 4 p.m. when gates open to the public. A full selection of Yuengling beers including their seasonal Oktoberfest brew, legendary Traditional Lager, Light Lager, and Porter will be available to attendees. Regional music artists "Mr. Oktoberfest" Joe Maloy, Kevin Solecki, and the Grammy Award-winning Dick Tady Orchestra will entertain fans from their stage atop the baseball field's playing surface.
Also in attendance at Yuengling Oktoberfest 2012 will be a quartet of special featured guests. Caroline Manzo, Albie Manzo, Chris Manzo and Jacqueline Laurita, stars of the hit television series Real Housewives of New Jersey will be on hand to sign autographs and take pictures with fans from 4-8 p.m. The Manzos' appearance is made possible by Sheetz and Forever Broadcasting and the family will be promoting BLK Water, a product of their company, which is sold at Sheetz locations throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic.
While attendees take in the sights and sounds of the day, a bevy of authentic German cuisine items and beverages will be available from various locations on the field including beer hall-like tents in left field and a portion of the US Foods Picnic Pavilion down the left-field line.
Tickets for Yuengling Oktoberfest 2012 are on sale now and can be obtained for a special advanced-purchase price of $10 or for $15 at the door on the day of the event. The official Yuengling Oktoberfest 2012 T-Shirt will also be available for pre-purchase in a package with a ticket to the event for just $20 (the package will be $30 on the day of the event). Tickets and packages are available by calling the Curve at 877-99-CURVE, visiting www.AltoonaCurve.com, or stopping by the box office at Peoples Natural Gas Field. Attendees must be 21 years of age or older to enter.
Yuengling Oktoberfest 2012 is proudly presented by the Altoona Curve, Forever Broadcasting and their partners Yuengling, Cisney & O'Donnell, Stone Valley Construction, Brent Cogan Electric, G&G Auto, The Fashion Exchange, Sheetz, Kunzler, BLK Water, Carol Scarbro Beauty Consultant & James P. Kimmel Nationwide Insurance.
For more information on Yuengling Oktoberfest 2012, call toll-free: 877-99-CURVE.
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