The Arizona Event Center in Mesa is hosting The Great Indoor Beer and Wine Festival on Saturday, July 19 from 1 to 6 p.m.
General admission is $30 and includes 10 craft beer tastings, 10 wine tastings, and live entertainment by the band About Last Night.
A portion of the proceeds raised from the event will go to the International Athletic Sportsmanship Accord (IASA). It is a nonprofit organization based in Arizona that helps athletes get physicals, assist with scholarships and so forth. The charity assists mostly combat sports such as grappling, mixed martial arts and muay thai both amateurs and professionals. Crescent Crown Distributing will donate the beer and wine for charity.
The venue, the largest of its kind in the East Valley, is located at 1300 S. Country Club Drive.