$45 – $60

2nd Annual Cheers for Charity: To Benefit the Essex Community Fund

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INSIDE the Oliver Jensen Gallery & River Valley Junction Hall @ The Essex Steam Train

1 Railroad Avenue

Essex, CT 06426

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No Refunds

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The Essex Community Fund presents the 2nd Annual Cheers for Charity Beerfest. Local and unique craft breweries, homebrewers, cider companies, and vineyards will be on tap for tastings INSIDE the Oliver Jensen Gallery and River Valley Junction Hall at the Essex Steam Train.

Choose between the VIP Experience or General Admission tickets.

The VIP Experience kicks off at 12:00pm and ends at 1:00pm, with the option to stay until 4:00pm. VIP includes an additional hour, snacks and swag.

General Admission opens at 1:00pm and ends at 4:00pm.

Food trucks and multiple food vendors will be on-sight for food purchases. Look for Caseus: The Cheese Truck, 744 Express and I Want Pig Candy.

Blues on the Rocks will be kicking out the jams with their classic rock style.

Take-A-Chance are available for cash purchases.

The Essex Community Fund, a 501 (c)(3) organization, has served the Essex community since 1949. 100% of all ticket sales and donations are granted to local non-profits that serve the residents of Essex.

TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE DOOR. PLEASE PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS TO GUARANTEE ENTRY.

BREWERIES/VINEYARDS/CIDER COMPANIES

A huge thank you to all our participating breweries! CHECK BACK DAILY FOR MORE ADDITIONS!

30 Mile Brewing Company: Old Saybrook

Angelini Wine: Centerbrook

Black Hog Brewing Company: Oxford

Connecticut Valley Brewing Company: South Windsor

Cottrell Brewing Company: Pawcatuck

Doc's Hill Brewing Company: Westbrook

East Rock Brewing Company: New Haven

Epicure Brewing: Norwich

Essex Wine & Spirit: Essex

F&F Distributors Inc.: New London

Knight and Day Brewing Company: Milford

Little House Brewing Company: Chester

MASH (Maniacal Association of Shoreline Homebrewers)

Noble Jay Brewing Company: Niantic

Outer Light Brewing Company: Groton

Owl's Brew Boozy Tea: Beacon Falls

Pillar Brewing Company: Mystic

Safe Harbor Brewing Company: New London

Soundview Brewing Company: Old Lyme

Spoke and Spy Ciderworks: Middletown

Steady Habit Brewing Company: Haddam

Thimble Island Brewing Company: Branford

Willimantic Brewing Company: Willimantic

Yankee Cider Company: East Haddam


CORPORATE SPONSORS

A huge thank you to our corporate sponsors! CHECK BACK DAILY FOR MORE ADDITIONS!

Norman Needleman and Jacqui Hubbard

David F. Lamay @ Essex Financial

Noble Construction

Page Taft Christie's International Real Estate

The Clark Group

Underwater Construction

Safe Harbor Marinas | Essex, CT

Essex Savings Bank

Shoreline Publishing


FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

Yes. Attendees MUST be 21 years of age or older.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

On-site parking is available at 1 Railroad Avenue, Essex, CT 06426.

The 9 Town Transit system is available at: www.estuarytransit.org or 860-510-0429

The Essex Taxi Service is available at: www.essextaxict.com or 860-767-7433

Uber and Lyft are varied. You may experience longer than normal wait times or unavailable rides.

What can I bring into the event?

Your proof of age with photo ID (state-issued, Driver's License, state-issued, Non-Driver ID cards or Passport are acceptable).

Cash for on-site food purchases and "Take-A-Chance" raffles.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

ecfcheersforcharity@gmail.com

What's the refund policy?

All sales are final. 100% of the ticket sales are granted to local non-profits that serve the residents of Essex. Ticket purchases are partially tax-deductible.

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

Bring either the printed ticket or the one provided on your SmartPhone. Feel free to download the EventBrite app....along with proof of age with a photo ID.

Can I update my registration information?

Yes.

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INSIDE the Oliver Jensen Gallery & River Valley Junction Hall @ The Essex Steam Train

1 Railroad Avenue

Essex, CT 06426

View Map

Refund Policy

No Refunds

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