Vince Guerrieri will talk about Ten-cent beer night: A date which will live in infamy on Tue 2024-06-04 @ 19:00 at Cuyahoga County Public Library, Mayfield branch, 500 SOM Ctr Rd, Mayfield

Vince Guerrieri talk – The Cleveland Indians’ 10-Cent Beer Night Riot – Mayfield Branch Library

The national reaction to Cleveland’s 10-Cent Beer Night riot in 1974 was, naturally, one of absolute horror. Who ever thought a 10-cent beer promotion was a good idea? Actually — oddly enough — similar promotions had gone off without a hitch before then. And in fact, Cleveland even held another one later that same season! — with no problem. So what was it that made June 4, 1974 so … special? Vince Guerrieri tells the full story behind “the beer that made Cleveland famous.” After the talk, he’ll sign copies of his book Weird Moments in Cleveland Sports.

Date

Tue Jun 4, 2024

Time

7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Location

Mayfield Branch - Cuyahoga County Public Library
Mayfield Branch - Cuyahoga County Public Library
500 SOM Center Rd, Mayfield, OH | 440-473-0350

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