Latest News & Upcoming Events
Borderland Music + Arts Festival Knox Farm State Park 09.21.2018

Join us as we take part in the 1st ever Borderland Music + Arts Festival! 

Buffalo on Tap Craft Beer Festival Buffalo Niagara Convention Center 01.12.2019

Get your tickets and join us to sample 150+ craft beers from over 75 breweries! 

Fall Zoo Brew The Buffalo Zoo 09.21.2018

Join us and all of your favorite animals at Fall Zoo Brew, a Fall happy hour event at the Buffalo Zoo!

We Distribute Great Beverages

At Try-It Distributing, we distribute the beer, wine, liquor and non-alcoholic beverages that New York residents love to drink every day. Our trucks carry the nation’s top brands along with the smallest local brewers and distillers’ products to hundreds of retailers and on-premise bars and restaurants. As one of New York’s leading beverage distributors, we’re proud to be a respected employer, family-owned local business and good corporate citizen.



We enjoy a good beer. You too? Check out the various brews Try-It Distributing is currently responsible for distributing to various locations in and around Buffalo, NY.



Our Balkan Beverages subsidiary makes us established non alcoholic beverage distributors. We ensure you can find your favorite waters, sports drinks, iced teas, sodas and more at locations throughout Western NY.

Wine & Spirits

Wine & Spirits

Whether you're a red wine fan or a whisky on the rocks drinker, Try-It Wine & Spirits has a selection you'll be interested in. Explore the brands we distribute today.

Latest News &
Upcoming Events

Borderland Music + Arts Festival

Knox Farm State Park


Join us as we take part in the 1st ever Borderland Music + Arts Festival! 

"The Borderland Music and Arts Festival celebrates the rich history and renaissance of the region with a two-day music and cultural festival set in one of the most scenic and storied grounds in all of New York State, Knox Farm State Park." It will celebrate the unique culture that has built the foundation for our local music, food, drink and art. 

Check out the lineup, learn more, and purchase your tickets at 

Try-It Distributing is proud to supply the finest of local craft beer from our Buffalocal portfolio for this event. Selections will be available from 42 North Brewing Co., Big Ditch Brewing Co. , Community Beer Works, Black Bird Cider Works, Ithaca Beer Co., and Resergence Brewing Co.



Buffalo on Tap Craft Beer Festival

Buffalo Niagara Convention Center


The 7th Annual Buffalo on Tap will be pouring up good times and great beer at the Buffalo Niagara Convention Center on Saturday, January 12th, 2019 from 12-9:30pm! Pick from two early-access VIP sessions or two general admission sessions to sample 150+ craft beers from over 75 breweries! 


Tickets on-sale soon so be sure to check back! 

Fall Zoo Brew

The Buffalo Zoo


Join us for “Fall” Zoo Brew.

Kick off to the Fall season with happy hour at the Zoo! There will be delicious food, seasonal beer and cider, music, entertainment and of course the animals of the Buffalo Zoo!

Get your tickets now!

Zoo Brew is a 21+ event and tickets are $20 per person. Each ticket includes one drink ticket. Additional beverages available for purchase. 


Drink BuffalocalTM

We love to shop local, drink local, and distribute local, too. Try-It Distributing celebrates our Buffalocal brands – our favorite beverages made right in Buffalo (or within a very short drive). Check out these regional beverages, and grab one next time you visit your favorite local bar or grocery store.   

Get To Know Us

Stephen L. Vukelic began distributing beer in 1933, and his business has remained family-owned ever since. Try-It Distributing has decades of history distributing the top beverage brands to local consumers, expanding our warehouse spaces, truck fleets, employee head count and more along the way as our portfolio grew to include wines, liquors and non-alcoholics.

We’re proud of the work we do and the positive impact we have on our community. Our team looks forward to many more decades in this business. We truly love what we do.  

Our Core Values
  • Trust
  • Loyalty
  • Teamwork
  • Accountability
  • Quality Service

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Work at Try-It Distributing

Marketing & Promotions Specialist Erie and Niagara Counties

We are actively seeking a Buffalocal Activation Specialist who will strategically leverage Buffalocal brewery brands throughout our WNY distribution areas.

Promotional Representatives

We have immediate opportunities for Promotional Representatives to help bring product awareness to some of our key brands!

Beverage Merchandisers: Full-Time & Part-Time Positions Erie and Niagara Counties

We have immediate opportunities for full-time and part-time Merchandisers in the Erie and Niagara county markets. Apply today!

Don’t see the right opening for you?

Introduce yourself! We’re happy to keep your résumé on file for future job openings, and we’ll contact you if your experience suggests you’d make a great fit for our team.