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October 13, 2023 (Santee) - Cheers!  Santee hosts its Santee Brews and Bites Festival on Saturday, October 21  from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Town Center Community Park East, 550 Park Center Drive.

The festival features sampling of beers, wines, and tasty treats from more than 45 local food and drink vendors, as well as live music and opportunity drawings for prizes.

Choose from  general admission tickets ($60, or $35 for designated drivers) or new “bite-sized” tickets ($35,  or $20 for designated drivers). All tickets include unlimited food and beverage sampling plus commemorative sampling cup, but the higher priced full-experience tickets allow early admission at 5:30 with reduced lines, bonus drawing ticket and more.  The bite-sized lower-priced tickets allow admission at 6:30.

The city has also partnered with the Cameron Family YMCA to offer a Parent's Night Out and provide childcare.

Funds raised will benefit the Santee Teen Center, park improvement projects, senior programs, and Recreation Scholarship Program, which provides financial assistance to Santee residents participating in city recreation programs.

Tickets and details:  Brews & Bites

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