The city invites the public to attend Gardner’s new fall event, Grand Slam Beer and Wine Festival, on Friday, Sept. 29, from 7 to 10 p.m. Local breweries and wineries will be located in the outfields of Celebration Park, 32501 W. 159th St., to share their creations of libations.
Participants will receive a commemorative sample glass, a program describing all beers and wines on site, with a map of participating vendors so attendees can easily locate their favorites, and a punch card for 12 wine samples. Those in attendance will also enjoy free appetizers, live bands, and a variety of yard games.
This is a ticketed event of $20.50 per person if purchased in advance, and is limited to the first 800 adults. Cost is $25 at the door. A small service fee will be accessed for credit card payments when purchasing tickets in advance and at the door.
For more information or to pre-purchase a ticket for Grand Slam, visit