Category Archives: Willamette Valley

Oktoberfest on the Deck at SweetWaters

Celebrate Oktoberfest on the deck of SweetWaters on the River. Featuring a spread of traditional Bavarian foods, assorted German Sausage and eight tap handles from local breweries including Ninkasi. Dinner will begin on the riverside deck at 4:00 pm. Pricing is $18.99 per adult and $8.99 for children 10 and under. Pints are $4.00 each.

To reserve your seat, contact SweetWaters on the River at (541) 341-3462 or email

Night at the Raptor Center

Back by Popular Demand! Enjoy an evening with Kit Lacy, Education Director and Owl Trainer Extraordinaire, as she leads you through a fun night of hoots and calls from the Center’s owls. Beer donated by Ninkasi Brewing. Non-alcoholic beverages and snacks also provided. A UNIQUE EXPERIENCE FOR YOUR FRIDAY NIGHT! LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE! Continue Reading

Oakshire Brewing Pairing Dinner

Join Chef Jeff Hardinger and Oakshire Brewing Owner Jeff Althouse for our first Pairing Dinner with the folks at Oakshire Brewing! There are only 20 seats and they tend to go quickly. Buy your tickets now! Continue Reading

Fort George Brewery Tap Takeover

Tally-ho Tipplers! Fort George Brewery is coming to join us for some back to school tap takeover action! Come on down to win swag and taste some of Oregon’s best beers by an old favorite, Fort George. We will be pouring: Fort George Cavatica Imperial Stout Fort George Suicide Squeeze IPA Fort George 10th Anniversary… Continue Reading

Fresh Hop Celebration

Fresh Hop season is upon us! That means hop farms are harvesting and you have an opportunity to taste beer made from the freshest hops! Join us at our new taphouse in celebration of hop harvest as we release two fresh hop beers, Drip Torch Red IPA (centennial) and Farmadillo Blonde Ale (amarillo). Enjoy: Live… Continue Reading

Craft Brew Smackdown – 6th Annual

Presented by TnT Builders, the Greater Albany Rotary Club (Oregon – Rotary District 5110), the The Historic Carousel & Museum, Albany, OR and the Albany Downtown Association cordially invite you to join us for the 6th Annual Craft Brew Smackdown taking place on Saturday, Septembeer 23rd, 2017 from 2pm to 7pm. The Craft Brew Smackdown… Continue Reading

3rd Annual Lebanon Brewfest

3rd Annual Lebanon Brewfest – Presented by the Growler Cafe Home of the annual Beer mi Run. We’re closing down the city streets and filling them with beer from more than 30 of the best breweries around, live music, great food, fun and games,and whole bunch more! As we’ve done in previous years, Lebanon Brewfest… Continue Reading

New Illustrated Playing Cards

Acclaimed Portland artist Aaron Trotter releases new Oregon Breweries deck in Illustrated Playing Cards seriesPORTLAND, Ore. – Local artist Aaron Trotter has announced the release of a new deck of Illustrated Playing Cards featuring Oregon breweries from Central Oregon, the Columbia River Gorge, the Oregon Coast, and the Willamette Valley. The first printing of 100… Continue Reading

Tap Talks with Joe McNally

Please join us for October’s Tap Talk where you’ll learn the basics of selecting, pruning and maintaining fruit trees in the Willamette Valley. We will discuss several pruning styles to maximize yield and maintain healthy fruit trees. You will learn the art and science of pruning fruit trees so you can maintain your own orchard… Continue Reading

3rd Annual Oktoberfest

Beergarden Presents: The 3rd Annual Oktoberfest Celebration In Munich, Oktoberfest runs from September 16th to October 3rd, in honor of this tradition Beergarden’s Oktoberfest celebration will run the same dates. We may not know the ins and outs of all the German traditions, but we do know German beer! Each day will feature a different… Continue Reading

Story of the Ghost + The Demon’s Farm Release

Join us at Block 15 Brewery & Tap Room on Saturday, October 7th, for the release of two packaged beers—Story of the Ghost and The Demon’s Farm. Both release beers will be available to purchase when the Tap Room doors open at 11:30am. —— STORY OF THE GHOST Hauntingly Pale IPA Inspired by the spectral… Continue Reading

2017 St. Paul Fresh Hop Festival

WHEN: Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 2-10pm WHERE: St. Paul Jaycee Bullpen, 4258 Park Ave., Saint Paul, OR 20+ Fresh Hop Beers, made from the finest hop vines St. Paul has to offer. Fresh hopped cider will also be available. Pre-order tickets – $12.50 (+ fees) Must be 21+ to attend Continue Reading