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Indiana Taps & Touchdowns adds The Indiana Office of Tourism Development as Presenting Sponsor

INDIANAPOLIS – Indiana Sports Corp is pleased to announce the Indiana Office of Tourism Development (IOTD)
as the presenting sponsor of the fourth annual Indiana Taps and Touchdowns. The event will feature all-you-can-
taste offerings of more than 20 local breweries on the eve of the Big Ten Football Championship Game.

“Sports traditions run deep in Indiana and we’re proud to partner with the Indiana Sports Corp as our capital
city plays host to yet another major championship event,” said Mark Newman, Executive Director of the
Indiana Office of Tourism Development. “Hoosiers also know how to throw a great party! Taps and Touchdowns
enables us to offer fans taking part in championship weekend a unique tasting experience that combines
dozens of Indiana craft beers, great food and of course some fantastic football.”

IOTD has been at the forefront of celebrating and creating awareness around the growing Indiana brewery and
winery industry. This past summer, IOTD debuted its Indiana brewery and winery guide at the Indiana State
Fair. At Indiana Taps and Touchdowns, IOTD will unveil its new brewery, winery and distillery guide, showcasing
197 breweries, wineries, distilleries, meaderies and cideries throughout the state.

Indiana Taps & Touchdowns takes place Friday, Dec. 1, from 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. at the Pan Am Pavilion, adjacent
to the Pan Am Building at 201 S. Capital Avenue in downtown Indianapolis. Tickets are $30 in advance and $35
at the door. VIP tickets are available to purchase for $50 and include a VIP happy hour from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m.
and access to the exclusive VIP seating area and food vendor. The Brewers Guild of Indiana has partnered with
Indiana Taps & Touchdowns and will provide specialty beers for all VIP ticketholders.

Participating breweries are: Upland Brewing Co., TwoDEEP Brewing Co., Centerpoint Brewing Co., Sun King
Brewing Co., Round Town Brewery, Triton Brewing Company, Tow Yard Brewing Co., Metazoa Brewing Co., Ash
and Elm Cider Company, Bier Brewery, Daredevil Brewing Co. , Saint Joseph Brewery, Black Acre Brewing Co.,
Barefoot Wine & Bubbly, RAM Restaurant & Brewery, Blackhawk Winery & Vineyard, Noble Order Brewing Co.,
Grand Junction Brewing Company, Rock Bottom Brewery, and more.

In addition to beer tasting, complimentary food sampling will be available from several local food vendors such
as Hot Box Pizza, Primanti Bros, Batch No. 2, Jersey Mike’s, St. Joseph Brewery, Market Square Popcorn along
with entertainment provided throughout the evening headlined by the Living Proof band.

For more information or to purchase tickets, visit here. You must be 21 or older to attend.