Underage drinking sting nets two sales to minors at Erie County Fair

Posted at 4:07 PM, Aug 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-08-16 16:07:51-04

Two businesses at the Erie County Fair were caught selling alcohol to minors after a sting by the New York State Liquor Authority.

According to a press release, the businesses selling to minors were:

  • Event Center Café, licensed at 5600 McKinley Parkway in Hamburg, operating under a permit at the Carousel Beer Garden.
  • Events Catering, Inc., operating under a temporary permit at the Grapes & Hops Wine and Beer Garden.

Licensees and permit holders charged may face penalties of up to $10,000 per violation.