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New date set for annual Oklahoma Craft Beer Festival

by Nick Trougakos Published: January 24, 2014

Is there some old adage or saying about how even the smallest voice can be heard? No? Well, maybe I just made that up. But it does appear that the movers and shakers in the beer world, at least, will listen when people speak up.

The story: Earlier this week I posted a date for the fourth annual Oklahoma Craft Beer Festival — May 24. Turns out, May 24 is the Saturday of Memorial Day weekend, and that fact bothered at least a couple people out in the beer world.

I passed along some complaints I heard from readers about the timing of the fest conflicting with a holiday weekend, and boom, OCBF organizers have decided to change the date.

The new date for the Oklahoma Craft Beer Festival is Saturday, May 17. Plan accordingly.

by Nick Trougakos
Assistant Local Editor
Assistant Local Editor Nick Trougakos has been with The Oklahoman since 2002. Trougakos covered the military, federal agencies and courts before becoming an editor in 2005. Prior to joining The Oklahoman, Trougakos was a reporter for the Oklahoma...
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