PRESS RELEASE -The Chillicothe Paints are excited to announce a new event at VA Memorial Stadium. The Chillicothe Paints Craft Beer Festival will take place at the ballpark Saturday, October 15 from 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
“We are looking forward to this unique event! The initial feedback we’ve received has been overwhelmingly positive,” said Chillicothe Paints President Bryan Wickline. “If we get the response and participation in this initial year, it’s an event we are hopeful builds over the years.”
The Paints have partnered with The Portsmouth Brewing Company to include more than 15 craft beers on tap.
“We are proud to partner with the Paints and hope you come out to enjoy a wonderful craft beer experience,” said Tyler Mault, Director of Operations at The Portsmouth Brewing Company.
The festival will also include live music from 1 – 4 p.m., featuring the band Six to Noon, ribs, BBQ and brats from The Scioto Ribber, VA Memorial Stadium concessions, and football on a big-screen TV.
Attendees are encouraged to bring a lawn chair and tailgating games like cornhole.
“With the inclusion of The Scioto Ribber’s wonderful food and live music provided by Six to Noon, we wanted to have an exceptional experience for all of our patrons,” Wickline said.
General Admission tickets are $25 and includes 10 tasting tickets, a souvenir tasting glass, $5 in Ballpark Bucks (good for use at the VA Memorial Stadium Concessions, not valid at The Scioto Ribber grill).
Designated Drivers can purchase a $10 ticket to gain access to the event and entertainment and includes free water and soda, thanks to Pepsi, and $5 in Ballpark Bucks. Designated Driver tickets are limited to the first 100.
Tickets can be purchased beginning Monday, August 29, at 10 a.m. online at ChillicothePaints.com and the Paints mobile app, in person at 15 East Second Street in Chillicothe or by phone at (740) 773-TEAM.