Crushers Announce Craft Beer Festival

9-15-16-crushers-beer-festivalThe Lake Erie Crushers and The Brew Kettle will host first annual Crushers Craft Beer Festival presented by Schlather Insurance Group and Auto Owners Insurance, on Saturday, September 24, at All Pro Freight Stadium in Avon. The late afternoon and evening event will feature more than 25 local and national craft beer representatives along with several local wineries from the northern Ohio region.

“One of our goals when we purchased the Lake Erie Crushers in February was to hold more events at All Pro Freight Stadium”, stated Tom Kramig co-owner of the team. “We believe the Crushers Craft Beer Festival fits that concept very well and we are thrilled to work with The Brew Kettle on this project.”

crusher-logoChris Russo, owner of the two Brew Kettle Breweries, echoed Kramig’s sentiments. “As a sponsor of the Lake Erie Crushers, we believe the Crushers Craft Beer Festival is a perfect fit for All Pro Freight Stadium. We believe this is a tremendous opportunity and look forward to creating an outstanding event for Cleveland’s west side residents.”

The event will feature a VIP area, live music, fireworks and food. Tickets are now available. For more information you can contact The Lake Erie Crushers at 440-934-3636 or

The Lake Erie Crushers play 48 games per season at All Pro Freight Stadium located at 2009 Baseball Boulevard in Avon, Ohio. The Brew Kettle has 2 Ohio locations: 8377 Pearl Road in Strongsville and 300 Church St. in Amherst.