Empire State Wrestling returns to North Tonawanda, NY on August 25 with Pepper Parks, Ace Romero, Brody King, Space Monkey, Kikutaro

Posted on 8/10/118 by Todd Brantley

Empire State Wrestling hosting top international
wrestlers, tailgate party in North Tonawanda

International wrestling stars appearing alongside Western
New Yorks top talent

Empire State Wrestling (ESW) will return to the St.
Johnsburg Fire Hall, at 7165 Ward Road, North Tonawanda, NY
on Saturday, August 25 for "4th and Gold". This event will
be preceded by ESW's first ever tailgate party in the St.
Johnsburg's parking lot from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Admission to
the tailgate is free of charge. Food and drink proceeds will
go toward St. Johnsburg Fire Company. It will also feature
games, a dunk tank, plus wrestler appearances and
autographs. Front row and second row tickets are sold out
for the wrestling portion of the event. General admission
tickets are still available. Tickets can be ordered at
eswwrestling.com before the day of the event for $15 and
save $3 off the door price of $18. Doors open at 5:00 p.m.
and the action starts at 6:00 p.m.

The following wrestlers are scheduled to appear at "4th and

ESW Heavyweight Champion Pepper Parks will defend his title
against the former champion Kevin Bennett

Space Monkey will make his ESW return and compete in a
triple threat match against Japanese wrestling star Kikutaro
and Buffalo, N.Y.'s Puf

Major League Wrestling's Brody King will face ESW fan
favorite Bill Collier

Buffalo, N.Y. native Brandon Thurston will square off
against Albion, N.Y.'s Kevin Blackwood

Western New York viral sensation Anthony Gaines will put his
ESW Interstate Championship on the line versus ESW regular
Frankie Feathers

Also in action will be former Impact Wrestling Knockouts
Champion Sienna, the return of Combat Zone Wrestling star
Ace Romero, ESW Tag Team Champions Game Over, and many more. ----------------------------

ESW promotes eight shows a year, primarily held at the St.
Johnsburg Fire Hall in North Tonawanda, N.Y., boasting
crowds of over 400 fans. Larger super show events have
been held at the Kenan Center in Lockport, N.Y. and the
Frontier Fire Hall in Niagara Falls, N.Y., drawing crowds up
to 1,000.

As Western New Yorks premier independent professional
wrestling promotion, ESW over the years has hosted many of
pro wrestlings top up-and-comers and biggest legends.
Current World Wrestling Entertainment stars Kevin Owens,
Luke Harper, Matt Hardy, Goldust, Rhyno, Jinder Mahal, Curt
Hawkins, Cedric Alexander, Ruby Riott, Tye Dillinger and
Tony Nese have appeared in ESWs ring. Pro wrestling legends
Kevin Nash, Brutus Beefcake, Billy Gunn, X-Pac, The Honky
Tonk Man, Jim Duggan, Demolition, Raven, The Sandman, Tommy
Dreamer and several others have appeared at ESW events.

Founded in 2002, ESW is run by Brett Stymus. Over half of
ESWs performers reside in the Western New York area. For
more information, or to schedule an interview or request
media credentials for an event, please contact David Jarka
at davidjarka@gmail.com or (716) 348-4598. All cards are
subject to change.

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