40 Under 40

Join The Erie Reader and Young Erie Professionals for the Second Annual 40 under 40 Experience. The evening will honor the recipients of Erie Reader's 40 under 40 during a night of music, food, and libations provided by Erie's finest vendors.

Since 2013, Erie Reader's "40 Under 40" feature celebrates the young adults making an impact in the community and keeping Erie's arrow pointed consistently upward.

View Honorees

40 under 40 crowd



Friday, October 4, 2019
7:00PM - 11:00PM


Avalon Hotel & Conference Center

After Party

11pm at Lola’s (inside Avalon) featuring live music and cash bar
For guests of the experience only.

Registration Fee

General Admission Tickets:
General Couples Admission:
$75 per couple
Door Price:
Special pricing for current and past honorees.
Email for more information.
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Extend your 40 Under 40 Experience by booking a room at the Avalon. Centrally located downtown, the hotel offers easy access to Erie’s cultural and waterfront attractions. Indulge in the afterparty at Lola’s or safely sample Erie’s nightlife just outside the door.

A limited number of king and double rooms (and an extremely limited number of suites) will be available to 40 Under 40 Experience guests at a discounted rate.
Call now to reserve. 814-459-2220

Rooms for  $79.99

Our Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors


Event Sponsors

Saint Vincent Hospital Red Letter Hospitality

Supporter Sponsors

The Erie Community Foundation Mercyhurst University Erie Federal Credit Union Erie Encore Entertainment Penn State Behrend Stella Artois

Partner Sponsors

Millcreek Mall Complex Glow Laser & Beauty Center VNET Velocity Network KeyBank Hamot Health Foundation

Advocate Sponsors

Widget Financial Edinboro University United Way
For more information about sponsorships, contact Steve Walters at