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Hitting it Out of the Park at MLB All-Stars

July 13, 2019

By Billy Blaze | July 10 2019 This Tuesday, Cleveland welcomed the 90th MLB All Stars game to Progressive Field after a weekend full of festivities. The first All-Star game hosted by Cleveland since 1997, the 2019 game secured the Indians as the team to have hosted All-Stars the most times (6). A variety of baseball-themed events…

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An Unpredictable June Ends…

July 1, 2019

An Unpredictable June Ends with the Ribs N’ Rock Festival  Billy Blaze | July 1 2019 As June came to a close, the Mahoning Valley celebrated this past weekend with the Ribs N’ Rock Festival at the Southern Park Mall parking lot in Boardman. Going into its second year, the festival continued to grow becoming a four-day event and expanding its lineup of bands…

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Amphitheatre opens with Gucci Mane

June 26, 2019

By: Billy Blaze | June 25 2019 On the second day of summer after a long stretch of severe storms, the clouds parted Saturday, June 22 allowing the sun to shine on the first paid concert at the Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre featuring rapper Gucci Mane amongst other local talent. After the previously scheduled Michael Stanley…

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FTEP Acquired Toplite, Inc

January 14, 2018

BOARDMAN, Ohio ­– Forty Two Event Production has acquired Toplite, Inc., a Wapakoneta-based entertainment lighting company, the Boardman company has announced. As part of the purchase, Forty Two has not only gained Toplite’s entertainment lighting systems, says Forty Two President and CEO Tony Ferrello, but also its customer base, including country music festival Jamboree in the Hills. Toplite…

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FTEP Supports Local Food Bank

November 14, 2017

Forty Two Event Production invites the Mahoning Valley community to join them for the Fall Into Charity Community Open House and Fundraiser on Nov. 30 from 2-7 p.m. at their office, located at 388 McClurg Road, Suite 1, in Boardman. For every $1 or non-perishable food item donated, community members will receive one entry into…

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