40 Under 40

Join The Erie Reader and Young Erie Professionals for the Third 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.

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40 under 40 crowd



Friday, September 17, 21
7:00PM - 11:00PM EST


Courtyard by Marriott Erie Bayfront Hotel
2 Sassafras Pier
Erie, PA 16507

Registration Fee

General Admission Tickets:
Door Price:
Special pricing for current and past honorees.
Email for more information.


Extend your 40 Under 40 Experience by booking a room at the Bayfront Courtyard hotel. Located on the picturesque Presque Isle Bay, the hotel offers easy access to Erie’s cultural and waterfront attractions. Indulge in a luxurious night's sleep at your lodging, or safely sample Erie’s nightlife just south on State Street.

Call now to reserve. 814-636-1005

Our Sponsors

Sponsorship opportunities for the 2021 40 Under 40 Experience are available. For more information about becoming a sponsor, please contact Colleen Gross at

Impact Sponsors

Marquette Marquette Great Lakes Insurance

Hilling Pfeffer Insurance The Erie Community Foundation Allegheny College