Connecticut Tigers Announce 4th Annual Octoberfest at Dodd Stadium

Connecticut Tigers LogoPRESS RELEASE – The Connecticut Tigers present their Fourth Annual Octoberfest & Chili Cook-Off on October 19, 2013 from 1-5 p.m. The event is a celebration of the Northeast’s finest craft beers. Come wet your whistle at Dodd Stadium, home of the Connecticut Tigers, the Single-A New York-Penn League Affiliate of the Detroit Tigers.

Connecticut Tigers OktoberfestOctoberfest attendees will enjoy live music, chili offerings from local restaurants competing in the chili cook-off, and many of the finest craft beers our region has to offer. Cost is $20 per person with an advanced ticket purchased through the Dodd Stadium ticket office or online at, or $25 per person at the gate on October 19. Designated Drivers and people who choose not to sample beer can purchase tickets at the door for $10. Those attending the event must be at least 21 years of age with a valid ID. Proof of age is required.

Attendees will be given 12 beer sampling tickets, additional beer tickets will be available for $1 and will be sold at the discretion of Octoberfest staff. The size of the sampling glass is 3 oz. Attendees will also be given a commemorative stadium cup as part of the festivities. (Limited to the first 500 people).

For advanced tickets please call the Connecticut Tigers Ticket Office at 860-887-7962, go online to, or visit Dodd Stadium during normal business hours (9-5p Mon-Fri) located at 14 Stott Avenue, Norwich, CT.

Restaurants interested in participating in the Chili Cook-Off should contact the Tigers at (860) 887-7962.

The Connecticut Tigers are the New York- Penn League affiliate of the Detroit Tigers and play a 76 game (38 home, 38 away) schedule that runs from mid June through early September. 2014 season tickets are now on sale! The front office and ticket office is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and can be accessed in person or by calling 860-887-7962.

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