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Portland Fresh Hops Fest Tickets Now Available

PORTLAND, Ore. – The Portland Fresh Hops Fest, a celebration of the Oregon hop harvest that annually takes place between mid-August and mid-September, features more than 60 Oregon craft beers made with hops freshly picked off the vine and used within hours of harvesting. The 14th annual event will take place Sept. 29 through 30 at Oaks Amusement Park, 7805 SE Oaks Park Way. Hours are 5pm to 9pm on Friday and 12pm to 8pm on Saturday.

The 3rd Annual Portland Craft Beer Festival Pours Next Weekend

The Portland Craft Beer Festival is back with over 70 breweries at Fields Neighborhood Park in Portland's Pearl District. Enjoy more than just beer with a selection of wines, ciders, and food. The festival runs from Friday, June 30th until Sunday, July 2nd, 2017. Tickets start at $25 and include a mug and 15 beer tasting tickets online. At the door, $25 gets you a mug and 10 beer tasting tickets. 


New Organic Craft BrewFest to take place June 23-25 at Overlook Park

The Organic Craft BrewFest will debut June 23 through June 25 at Overlook Park, 1599 N Fremont St., in Portland. Event hours are Noon to 9pm Friday and Saturday and Noon to 5pm Sunday. The event will present 60 organically brewed craft beverages, including beer, cider and mead, as well as food carts, sustainability-oriented vendors and nonprofits, a soda garden for minors and designated drivers, games for adults, and a children's area with face painting and activities – all in a beautiful park setting.

2017 Spring Nano Beer Fest

Started back in 2008, the Nano Beer Fest began at Max's Fanno Creek where the owners were looking for a way to showcase the local small brewers who were coming on the scene. 9 years later the fest is under new management and it has grown to a bi-annual event featuring 50+ beers, ciders, meads and soft beverages made by some of the most inventive and newest members of the local craft industry!

Leavenworth Oktoberfest: Plan Ahead

Located in the foothills of the central Washington Cascades, the quaint Bavarian-themed town of Leavenworth has been hosting Oktoberfest celebrations since 1998. The festival runs for three consecutive weekends and is ranked as one of the top Oktoberfest celebrations in the United States. Cost of festival entry for 2016 was $10 on Fridays and $20 on Saturdays. Tickets for beer and food are purchased once you are inside the venue.

Portland Spring Beer And Wine Fest Continues Today

Today I look forward to checking out the 23rd Annual Spring Beer & Wine Festival. I have not gone in a few years. The fest started yesterday and continues today from noon until 10 pm at the Oregon Convention Center (777 NE Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Portland, OR 97232). What makes this festival unique is the variety of food and drink offerings available. At the Spring Beer And Wine Festival, you will find beer, cider, mead, wine, spirits and a variety of artisan foods. I always enjoy the variety of chocolates and cheeses available at the festival.