2014 Oregon - may 2014
Food & Wine Festivals, Shows & Local Events
(See also: 2015 - 2012 - 2011)
May 3, 2014 Lincoln City Fish Taco Cook-off
Lincoln City, Oregon
Chefs from throughout Oregon will compete to take home the people's choice title: Best Jambalaya. You get to be the judge. There is also a live cooking competition for best Cajun/Creole signature dish. Chef's will compete head to head on our demonstration stage. The live competition will be judged by three professional culinary judges on taste, authenticity, creativity, technique, appearance, consistency and overall presentation.
May 4, 2014 FredFest 2014 - Portland, Oregon
What started as a small surprise 80th birthday party for world-renowned beer writer Fred Eckhardt is coming back around in its 9th year as one of the most anticipated beer events of the year.
May 16-17, 2014 8th Annual Brewer's Memorial Ale Fest
The dog-friendly brew festival includes 50+ microbrews, live music, and dog activities. Last year 3,200 people and 810 of their best friends attended the festival, which was was created in memory of Rogue Brewmaster John Maier's faithful companion Brewer. Brewer grew up in the brewery and eventually rose to the rank of CEO of Rogue Ales.
May 17, 2014 32nd Annual Oregon Homebrew Festival
This is an AHA and BJCP sanctioned competition, and a qualifying event for the Masters Championship of Amateur Brewing (MCAB). Recognized BJCP Beer, Mead, and Cider Styles. Join us on Saturday afternoon for a gigantic raffle, homebrew information, and more!
May 17-18, 2014 Columbia Gorge Wine & Pear Festival
Hood River, Oregon
Raise your glass and join us for this annual event held in the heart of Wine and Pear Country, and join the celebration of local area products. Start off the weekend with friends and fun featuring Columbia Gorge wineries and eateries. Highlights include entertainment, live music, wine tasting, great food, fruit exhibits with samples, and local artisans. Not only will this event celebrate the Gorge, it will give back as well. Proceeds go to the Rotary Club of Hood River Scholarship Program, funding scholarships to area youth for higher education.