The inaugural Borderland Music and Arts Festival will be hosted at Knox Farm State Park on September 22nd and 23rd. The inaugural fest will feature more than 20 bands throughout the two-day festival and highlight the renaissance of the region, including it’s growing craft beer industry. Participating breweries include 42 North, Community Beer Works, Resurgence Brewing Company, Big Ditch Brewing, Ithaca Brewing Company, Blackbird Cider, and Hamilton, Ontario’s Collective Arts.

To provide a preview of the festival, Borderland will host “Road to the Borderland” nights at regional breweries. In addition to Buffalo-brewed craft beer, the “Road to the Borderland” nights will feature local artisans, ticket giveaways, and the chance for fans to purchase tickets to the festival (without service fees).

WHEN: 5pm until 8pm


Friday, August 3 – Resurgence Brewing Company
Friday, August 17 – 42 North Brewing Company
Friday, August 24 – Big Ditch Brewing Company
Friday. August 31 – Community Beer Works

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