The Great American Beer Tasting is back at Fifth Third Field and bigger than ever

The Great American Beer Tasting event in Dayton is, in short, a home run for beer enthusiasts.

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It's almost time for the Dragons' 11th Annual Great American Beer Tasting, presented by Heidelberg Distributing Company. More than 100 beers will be ready for tasting from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 11, at Fifth Third Field.

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According to event organizers, this year's event showcases the largest number and widest variety of beers in Great American Beer Tasting history. "Popular big-name brews will sit side-by-side with some of the smallest craft beers on the market. You can see the entire lists of beers that will be available at"

Unfortunately, the window to get a free T-shirt with your ticket purchase closed on June 1. However, a limited number of shirts will be available for $10 the day of the event at Fifth Third Field.

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Tickets are $30 in advance and $40 the day of the tasting. Tickets include more than 100 beers to choose from, a 2018 Great American Beer Tasting pint glass, activities and games on the field, 20 4-ounce samples of beer, and a raffle ticket for prizes from Heidelberg Distributing and the Dragons.


WHAT: The Dragons' 11th Annual Great American Beer Tasting

WHEN: 2 p.m.- 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11

WHERE: Fifth Third Field, 220 N. Patterson Blvd., Dayton


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