Fresh Hop Beer Fests

2018 Independence Hop & Heritage Block Party
WHEN: Saturday, September 15, 2018
WHERE: Independence Riverview Park, 50 C Street, Independence, OR 97351

The Independence Hop & Heritage Block Party is part of the rich history which fills the Willamette Valley. Join our celebration of hops and community heritage! Admission is FREE!

RESCHEDULED! WHEN: Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 12pm – 8pm
WHERE: 5th St. & Cascade Ave., Hood River, OR 97031
2017 Facebook Event:

Adults age 21 and over
$15 General Admission: includes a commemorative mug and 5 3.5-ounce taste tokens; $1 each for additional taste tokens.

Portland Fresh Hops Beer Fest

WHEN: Friday – September 28th and Saturday – 29th, 2018
WHEN: Friday – 5-9pm – Saturday – Noon-8pm
WHEN: September 28th and 29th, 2018
WHERE: Oaks Amusement Park, 7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland, OR

The Portland Fresh Hops Fest is a celebration of the annual hop harvest that takes place from mid-August to mid-September in Oregon. The festival features Oregon craft beers made with hops that are freshly picked off the vine and used within hours of harvesting. A home brew demonstration will be held on Saturday, 9/29 from 12-5pm by Portland U-Brew.

Admission to the event and parking is free.
COST AT DOOR: Beer Tasting Package is $20 for glass + 6 drink tickets.
Additional tasting tickets are available onsite for $2 each, or 3 for $5.
Online ticket sales end 9/27 at 5pm.

$20 Day of Event for a Glass+6 drink tix

FRIDAY – No Minors – sorry
SATURDAY – Minors permitted entrance till 5pm, Glass sales til 7pm – Drink Ticket sales til 7:30pm

2018 Beer List LINK

2018 Beer Program

RSVP on Facebook

Vendors include:
Food: NE Crepes and Urban German
Merchants: Brewed Oregon, Green Mountain Energy, Illustrated Playing Cards, Oregon Hop Commission, Timbers Army No Pity Van (Saturday only), Renewal by Andersen NW, Vacation Internationale

Share your experience! Use #freshhopsnotwethops #freshhops #oregoncraftbeer

Want to volunteer? Click here for details and sign up.

Sisters Fresh Hop Fest

8th Annual Sisters Fresh Hop Fest
Hosted by Three Creeks Brewing Co., Benefiting American Cancer Society
WHEN: Saturday, September 29, 2018 from 12pm – 8pm
WHERE: 265 E. Barclay Dr. in Sisters, OR 97759

COST: $15 which includes a pint glass and 5 tokens. Each additional token can be purchased for $1 (4oz pour.)
Family Friendly Event
Dogs welcome in park, but not in tent

If you are interested in volunteering and/or pouring beer, please email Volunteers receive a t-shirt, a pint glass and an appreciate party the night before the festival.

2017 Sisters Fresh Hop Fest Facebook Event:
2017 Participating Breweries:
Alameda Brewing Co, Bend Brewing Co., Bridge 99 Brewing, Buoy Beer Co., Burnside Brewing, Cascade Lakes Brewing, Crux Fermentation Project, Deschutes Brewery, Ex Novo Brewing Co., Fort George Brewery, Gilgamesh Brewing, Goodlife Brewing Co., Immersion Brewing, Mazama Brewing, McKenzie Brewing, McMenamins, Ordnance Brewing, Pelican Brewing, Ross Island Brewing, Royale Brewing, Silver Moon Brewing, Stickmen Brewing, Sunriver Brewing, Three Creeks Brewing Co., Wild Ride Brewing, Worthy Brewing Co.

2019 St. Paul Fresh Hop Fest
WHEN: Saturday, October 12, 2019 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

“Farmers and Craft Breweries working together to benefit the local community”