The third full weekend of July 1988: A couple guys rent a tent and host a kegger down by the river…


40th Anniversary
Why does Portland have more breweries than any city on the planet? Why is beer a $1.2 billion industry in Oregon? Why is there a beer festival every week of the year here? Many reasons, obviou   More
 
Wednesday, November 5, 2014 MARTIN CIZMAR

Headout Picks 7/24/13


Headout Picks
WEDNESDAY JULY 24 OREGON BREWERS FESTIVAL [BEER] The state’s signature keg party starts on Wednesday this year. Look for pFreim’s wit, Surly’s OverRated! West Coast IPA, Oakshire’s 26 an   More
 
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 WW Culture Staff

Drank: No, Bro. No.

A brief but essential guide to beer-festival etiquette.


Drank
Beer festival—wooooo! Woooo? Come now, surely I can get a “woo” for this weekend’s Oregon Brewers Festival, known as the biggest and best of Beervana’s keg-based parties. There wil   More
 
Wednesday, July 25, 2012 MARTIN CIZMAR

11 Beers I Enjoyed at the Oregon Brewers Festival

And 12 I did not.

Ranier hat at OBF

Food & Drink
The Oregon Brewers Festival is now well underway. I dropped by yesterday afternoon and made it through 23 beers. Here are my unabridged tasting note. Think I'm totally wrong about these beers? I'm eager to hear what you thought of them.BEERS I LIKEDNinkasi Helles Belles: Munchener Style Helles LagerUnlike Ninkasi's big-bodied knockout beers that we all know and love, this light, citrusy lager is pleasant, ...   More
 
Friday, July 29, 2011 BEN WATERHOUSE

Five Beers to Avoid at the Oregon Brewers Festival

Hell or High Watermelon

Food & Drink
The Oregon Brewers Festival begins in just over an hour, with 84 breweries offering their wares for evaluation by the thousands of beer geeks and frat boys who will transform Tom McCall Waterfront Park into a dusty wasteland by the time the festival closes on Sunday. There are plenty of brews to be excited about this year (the lineup is only 20 percent IPAs!), and quite a few Oregon brewers making ...   More
 
Thursday, July 28, 2011 BEN WATERHOUSE

Mayor Sam Adams Vs. A Keg


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Monday, July 27, 2009 HANK STERN

Our Top Picks From The Oregon Brewers Festival


News
There are 81 beers on tap at this year's Oregon Brewers Festival, running now through Sunday at Tom McCall Waterfront Park. Over the course of four hours yesterday afternoon, I tried about 30 of them. I say "about" because things get a bit fuzzy towards the end—the point when, after you've tried everything from a 100 IBU Green Flash Imperial IPA to a 9 percent alcohol Widmer KGB Russian ...   More
 
Friday, July 24, 2009 BEN WATERHOUSE

Top Picks From The 2010 Oregon Brewers Fest


News
It's the second day of the Oregon Brewers Festival, the day when the real crowds start to pour in and beer-tasting strategy comes into play. I tasted some 25 brews last night to better equip you, reader, for the weekend before you. Here are the highlights. The Very Good ROGUE 21: A one-off brew to celebrate Rogue's 21st trip to OBF, this complex olde ale contains some 14 ingredients, including ...   More
 
Friday, July 23, 2010 BEN WATERHOUSE

Photos From The Oregon Brewers Festival


News
As I was walking into work this morning, I got stopped by a wave of green shirts and beer mugs. Actually, that wave was this year's Oregon Brewers Festival starting at 11:30 this morning with a parade led by none other than Mayor Sam Adams. The parade started at the Deschutes Brewery Public House and made its way down to the Tom McCall Waterfront Park for the festival's opening ceremony. And ...   More
 
Thursday, July 22, 2010 Sarah Jacoby

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