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State Fair of Virginia to offer Craft Beer Fest on Oct. 1; tickets go on sale this week

Crystal Graham
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Dozens of Virginia breweries will be at the State Fair of Virginia for a tasty event on Oct. 1.

The Blue Ribbon Craft Beer Fest will offer fair attendees a chance to sample unlimited craft beverages.

Participating breweries for the event have not been released.

However, past breweries included Ballad Brewing, Harpers Ferry Brewing, Lost Barrel Brewing, New Realm Brewing and Strangeways Brewery.

Tickets go on sale Sept. 1 and include fair admission as well as unlimited five-ounce pours and a souvenir glass.

The 2023 State Fair of Virginia runs from Sept. 22 through Oct. 1. The State Fair is held each fall at The Meadow Event Park in Caroline County. programming and a focus on the commonwealth’s agriculture and natural resources industries.

More information is available at StateFairVa.org.

Crystal Graham

Crystal Graham

Crystal Abbe Graham is the regional editor of Augusta Free Press. A 1999 graduate of Virginia Tech, she has worked for nearly 25 years as a reporter and editor for several Virginia publications, written a book, and garnered more than a dozen Virginia Press Association awards for writing and graphic design. She was the co-host of "Viewpoints," a weekly TV news show, and co-host of Virginia Tonight, a nightly TV news show. Her work on "Virginia Tonight" earned her a national Telly award for excellence in television.