2018 OREGON - SEPTEMBER 2018
Food & Wine Festivals, Food Shows & Events
(See also: 2017 - 2016 - 2015 - 2014 - 2013 - 2011 - 2010)
August 24-September 3, 2018 Oregon State Fair - Salem, Oregon
September 7-9, 2018
72nd Annual Cranberry Festival
Bandon residents, visitors, and cranberry farmers jive to the cranberry vibe at the parade, festival market, and street dance. Cranberry cooks compete for a culinary crown in the Queen of the Kitchen food fair, while hungry festival goers dive into the cranberry eating contest to win prizes. Farmers and artisans strut their stuff at the Festival Market. Live music, from rock 'n' roll to classic country, will keep you hummin' all weekend.
September 7-9, 2018 Annual Hells Canyon Mule Days
Hells Canyon Mule Days will be celebrating Mules and Mule Skinners on the weekend after Labor Day. From its humble beginnings in 1981 it has progressed steadily and is the fastest growing Mule Show in the Northwest. This annual event draws mule and donkey owners, and spectators intrigued by this long-eared equine, from all over the West.
September 8, 2018 Carlton Crush Harvest Festival - Carlton, Oregon
The Carlton Crush Harvest Festival is a day-long celebration of the people, businesses and magnificent quality of life in Carlton and Yamhill County. Held in downtown Carlton, the event features a Grape Stomp Competition, Barrel Rolling Race, Wine Thief Relay Race, Kids' Watermelon Eating Contest & Grape Stomp, vintage car display, live music and entertainment, helicopter rides, an Artists' Market, and terrific food from a variety of restaurants. The Crush Corral features fine wines and craft beers from wineries and breweries throughout the area. 10am - 10pm. Registration Forms for the Grape Stomp, Barrel Rolling and Wine Thief competitions are available on the event’s website.
September 8, 2018 Clackamas County On Tap and Uncorked
11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Featuring beer, wine, cider and spirits from over 30 local wineries, breweries and distilleries in North Clackamas. Food carts and lively entertainment on-site. Sara Hite Memorial Rose Garden. In support of Meals on Wheels in North Clackamas County.
September 13-16, 2018 Bon Appetit presents Feast Portland
A Celebration of Oregon Bounty - Feast Portland is the flagship food and drink festival in the Pacific Northwest, capturing the current energy and enthusiasm driving America’s food revolution. Feast showcases local culinary talent and Oregon ingredients, alongside nationally recognized chefs and influencers during a four-day celebration.
September 14-16, 2018
Battle of the Bones
Central Point, Oregon
We are excited to announce that we will once again be a part of Brew Fest @theExpo! We are also a Preferred Qualifier for the World Food Championship.
September 15, 2018
Heart of the Valley Septembeerfest
Join Heart of the Valley Homebrewers in beautiful Corvallis, Oregon, as we celebrate the annual Septembeerfest, the Northwest beer lovers brewfest. Septembeerfest is located at Avery Park in an outdoor setting, with plenty of room for enjoying a beer and listening to some fine entertainment. This year still more food!
September 17-19, 2018 - Annual RCI Convention & Industry Expo
Retail Confectioners International. Fall Regional Conference.
September 22, 2018 Annual Hood River Hops Fest - Hood River, Oregon
An annual celebration of beer’s bitter friend, freshly harvested hops. Hood River County is surrounded by world-renowned hop growing regions, and since 2003 brewers have gathered each September in downtown Hood River to share their fresh-hop beer creations. The family-friendly event features more than 50 breweries with more than 60 fresh-hop beers, plus a variety of food vendors, live music, and an awesome collectable mug.
September 22-23, 2018 28th Annual Oregon Grape Stomp Championships & Harvest Celebration - Turner, Oregon
Williamette Valley Vineyards. Purple feet!! It’s our Annual Oregon Grape Stomping competition-have you got what it takes to make it to the World Competition? Make a reservation for a stomping time for your team of two: one stomper and one swabber.
September 22-23, 2018 27th Annual Mount Hood Salmon, Mushroom, & Bigfoot Festival - Mt. Hood Village, Oregon
Two of the Northwest’s greatest bounties are the Salmon and Wild Mushrooms, which are the honored celebrities at this festival, is featured at this annual event. This two-day, family-oriented event is held to welcome home the return of the Salmon to the streams of Oregon’s Mount Hood and the Wild Mushrooms to its forested landscapes. Featured is Native American storytelling, original Folk music, arts and crafts, exhibits on Salmon and Wild Mushrooms (including Mushroom identification), and great food. There is a Native American Salmon bake and Salmon Habitat Walks, and Wild Mushrooms on sale.
September 30, 2018 Nicky USA's 18th Annual Wild About Game Event
The Resort at the Mountain, Welches, Oregon
Wild About Game celebrates the farmers, butchers, and purveyors of high-quality game and specialty meat and the chefs that use their products.
2017 OREGON - SEPTEMBER 2017
Food & Wine Festivals, Food Shows & Events
events still waiting for new dates
September 1-2, 2017 - Annual Little Woody Barrel Aged Brews & Whiskey Festival - Bend, Oregon
Celebrate barrel-aged beers and ciders from across the Northwest during the 8th annual festival Friday September 1st from 5pm-10pm & Saturday September 2nd from 12pm-10pm. Located on the lawn at the Deschutes Historical Museum, in beautiful downtown Bend. New This Year, all ages welcome from 12pm-6pm on Saturday September 2nd. Come taste the velvety, deep, and intense flavors and enjoy the intimacy of small batch brewing from 25 local and regional brewers.
September 23, 2017 - The Taco Festival - Salem, Oregon
A General Admission ticket provides access to taco-topia. Inside the event, you’ll find restaurants dishing out $2 tacos and bars and beverage stations serving margaritas, beer, water, and soda. The entire festival works on a token system – so you will purchase tokens worth $2 each and use those as cash. Vendors will be on hand to sell other food (mostly desserts) as well.