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Returns to Webster Bank Arena December 12

BRIDGEPORT, CT. November 30, 2015 - Selected as one of the "5 Connecticut Craft Beer Events You Don't Want to Miss" by Connecticut Magazine, the biggest names in brewing will gather once again at the Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, CT on Saturday, December 12, 2015 for the 2nd annual BEER CONN festival. BEER CONN, a beer tasting extravaganza, will showcase more than 50 local, national, and international breweries. The event is hosted by Starfish Junction Productions, an award-winning event production company which has received critical acclaim for events produced in the specialty beverage industry. Tickets and information is available at the event website,

BEER CONN offers beer enthusiasts a pay-one-price opportunity to spend the afternoon or evening trying some new beers from their favorite local breweries as well as beers from across the country and around the globe. "We reception we received last year was overwhelmingly positive, so we're back to secure our position as an annual beer festival in Connecticut," said Andy Calimano, owner of Starfish Junction Productions. "The Connecticut breweries and attendees gave us high marks and great feedback. Can't wait to see them all again," he added.

This event will help raise awareness and funds for Kids Need MORE, (MOtivational Recovery Environments, Inc.), a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. It is one of the only camps of its kind to serve child cancer patients and siblings.

BEER CONN ( will be held on Saturday, December 12, 2015 and will offer two sessions: 12:30-4:00pm or 5:30-9:00pm. A limited number of tickets will be sold. Once the event sells out, no additional tickets will be available for purchase. Tickets are on sale now. Tickets are $35 each plus taxes and fees when purchased in advance, ($45 plus taxes and fees on event day if the event is not sold out). Tickets can be purchased via Ticketmaster at, by clicking on the ticket page at the event website, or at the Webster Bank Arena box office during normal box office hours (Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm). Tickets include admission to the festival, admission to special beer seminars, a souvenir tasting cup, and the freedom to enjoy a 2 oz. sample of any of the beers present at the event. Designated driver tickets are also available for $10 each plus taxes and Ticketmaster fees. All attendees, including designated drivers, must be 21+ and present valid photo ID for entry.

The Webster Bank Arena is located at 600 Main Street in Bridgeport, CT 06604 and is conveniently located two blocks from the Bridgeport Transportation Center, servicing Metro North Railroad New Haven line, Amtrak, and the Greater Bridgeport Transit Authority. for tickets and information.

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