Tickets on-sale now for popular winter sports and craft beer show to be held November 1-3 at the Albany Capital Center

ALBANY, NY  – Winter sports fans and craft beer enthusiasts will have the opportunity to save on admission to the Northeast Ski & Craft Beer Showcase, November 1-3, at the Albany Capital Center, through a partnership with Stewart’s Shops.

Guests may save $2 on tickets to one of the nation’s longest running winter sports showcases with a voucher available at nearly 150 Stewart’s Shops locations throughout the Greater Capital Region. The vouchers are currently available, while supplies last, at participating Stewart’s Shops in Albany, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schenectady and Warren Counties.  One voucher per person; cannot be combined with any other discounts.

The Northeast Ski & Craft Beer Showcase will offer winter sports and craft beer enthusiasts a special preview of the upcoming season. The show will be highlighted by outstanding deals on gear, apparel and equipment from Alpin Haus, Potter Brothers Ski & Snowboard Shops, and Steiner’s Sports; an all-new selection of craft beer and wine from Saratoga Eagle; and the return of the popular free lift ticket promotion.

The Northeast Ski & Craft Beer Showcase will host many of the nation’s most popular ski resorts, including Bolton Valley Resort; Bromley Mountain; Catamount Ski Area; Gore Mountain; Hunter Mountain; Jackson Hole Mountain Resort; Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort; Killington; Magic Mountain; Mount Snow Mountain Resort; Oak Mountain Ski Area; Pico Mountain; Smugglers’ Notch; Stratton Mountain Resort; Sugarbush Resort; Sunday River; West Mountain; Whiteface Mountain; and Windham Mountain.

This year’s show will include the return of the popular lift ticket promotion, with the first 500 guests each day receiving a complimentary lift ticket with paid admission. On Friday, the first 500 guests with paid admission will receive two-for-one lift tickets to select Vermont mountain resorts. On Saturday and Sunday, the first 500 guests with paid admission each day will receive free lift tickets to participating New York mountains, courtesy of I SKI NY.

The Saratoga Eagle Craft Beer Garden, presented by Great Lakes Brewing Company, will return to this year’s show. Guests will have the opportunity to enjoy samples of local and regional craft brews and wines on Friday from 4 to 8:30 p.m.; Saturday from noon to 5:30 p.m.; and Sunday from noon to 3:30 p.m. Sampling fees apply and guests must be 21 years of age or older. Guests will also be able to purchase mimosas on Sunday from 10 a.m. to noon.

Other attractions during the three-day event will include the Hannaford Family Fun Zone, featuring free family-friendly activities.

The Northeast Ski & Craft Beer Showcase will take place on Friday, November 1 from 4 to 9 p.m.; Saturday, November 2 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday, November 3 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The Albany Capital Center is located at 55 Eagle Street in downtown Albany.

Free parking is available at the nearby Times Union Center garage at 100 Beaver Street, which is connected to the Albany Capital Center via an enclosed walkway. Parking is provided courtesy of the Albany Auto Show, which will take place the same weekend at the Times Union Center.

Tickets are on-sale now at northeastskishow.com. Tickets are $10 per day when purchased in advance of the show. Tickets will be available at the door for $12. A three-day value pass is available exclusively online for $25. Children 10 and under are admitted free when accompanied by an adult.

Sponsors of the Northeast Ski & Craft Beer Showcase include: Saratoga Eagle; Hannaford Supermarkets; Monster Energy; NBT Bank; Stewart’s Shops; and I SKI NY.

Vendors interested in securing one of the few remaining exhibitor booths should contact Brooke Bardack by phone at (518) 221-9876 or via email at [email protected].

For more information about the Northeast Ski & Craft Beer Showcase, visit www.northeastskishow.com; like Northeast Ski & Craft Beer Showcase on Facebook or follow on Twitter @NESkiShow.