Syracuse Chiefs to host Beer Fest on September 14

Attendees will be able to sample more than 50 different flavors on the playing field

By Syracuse Chiefs | August 20, 2013 5:29 PM ET

Syracuse, NY-The Syracuse Chiefs are pleased to announce that the team will host a beer fest on Saturday, September 14. The event will take place from 1:00pm to 4:00pm on the playing field at NBT Bank Stadium and will feature more than 50 different beers from over 20 different breweries from around the United States.

The Chiefs have partnered with local distributor TJ Sheehan as well as the FX Matt Brewing Company to bring beers from Bronx Brewery, Left Hand Brewery, and Ballast Point Brewery, along with local favorites from Saranac to the event.

Admission to the Syracuse Chiefs Beer Fest is $35 per person in advance and $45 per person on the day of the event. Designated driver tickets will be sold on the day of the event for $10 per person. The event will also feature live entertainment from local musical acts and the stadium concession stands will be open during the event. Parking for the event will be free.

"We look forward to bringing another unique event to the ballpark on September 14," said Chiefs General Manager John Simone. "We believe that the opportunity to stand right on the playing field while sampling a wide variety of beers from around the country will make for a great event."

Tickets for the Syracuse Chiefs Beer Fest can be purchased online at, by calling 315-474-7833, or in person at the Chiefs ticket office at NBT Bank Stadium.

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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