2013 OREGON - SEPTEMBER 2013
Food & Wine Shows & Local Events
(See also: 2012 - 2011 - 2010 - 2009)
August 23-September 2, 2013 Oregon State Fair - Salem, Oregon
Aug 31-Sept 1, 2013 Sunriver Sunfest Wine Festival - Sunriver, Oregon
September 6-8, 2013 6th Annual Hells Canyon Mule Days Dutch Oven Cook-off
The goal of the IDOS sanctioned cook-off is to have fun, demonstrate Dutch oven cooking skills, and introduce the public to Dutch oven cooking. Hells Canyon Mule Days is the fastest growing mule show in the Northwest, with vendors, exhibitors, and Western art.
September 7, 2013 Gold Beach Brew & Art Fest - Gold Beach, Oregon
Come join us for the finest microbrew and craft brewed beer fest on the Oregon coast, with over 45 kegs of craft brew beer, incredible bands, and the finest Oregon coast artists and craft artisans.
September 7, 2013 Newport Wild Seafood Weekend - Newport, Oregon
This year’s Newport Wild Seafood Weekend is looking to be our best yet! Whether you want to try some delicious seafood made by master chefs from around the region, enjoy guided walks and bay tours on Newport’s historic bayfront, or pick up a few fresh cooking tips, you’re sure to find something here that suits your tastes. Featuring the Great Newport Wild Seafood Cook-Off. The Cook-Off has become one of the most noted cook-off events in Oregon & the Northwest!
September 8, 2013 Nicky USA's 13th Annual Wild About Game Event
The Resort at the Mountain, Welches, Oregon
Timberline lodge will host a Wild About Game and Winery Dinner in conjunction with Nicky USA’s 13th annual signature meat-centric event. Timberline’s chef Jason Stoller Smith will feature Nicky Farm’s rabbits, water buffalo and elk accompanied by Penner Ash Wine Cellar wines. The Nicky Farms farmers and Penner Ash winemakers will be at the dinner to speak about their meat and wine. Tickets are sold seperately from Wild About Game tickets.
September 13-15, 2013 67th Annual Cranberry Festival - Bandon, Oregon
Celebrating the harvest in the Cranberry Capital of Oregon.
September 13-22, 2013 Eat Local Week - Rogue Valley, Oregon
Thrive - The Rogue Initiative for a Vital Economy. Eat Local Week is a culinary extravaganza packed full of fun and delicious events celebrating the local bounty of the harvest season. Farm to table meals, restaurant specials, tastings, a farm tour and a downtown Medford Food Truck Festival are all included in the festivities. In its eighth year, the challenge features 35 different events for local food lovers.
September 14, 2013 Carlton Crush - Carlton, Oregon
Downtown Carlton, complete with a Grape Stomp Competition, Barrel Rolling Race, Wine Thief Relay Race, live music, traditional Midway games for the kids, Mark the Magician, helicopter rides, and terrific festival food. A wine, beer and hard cider Corral will feature wineries and breweries of the Yamhill County area. All of the adult beverages are donated and the sale proceeds will support Joseph's Storehouse, our community Food Bank.
September 14, 2013 Heart of the Valley Septembeerfest - Corvallis, Oregon
The Northwest beer lovers brewfest. Heart of the Valley Hombrewers.
September 19-22, 2013 Bon Appetit presents Feast Portland - Portland, Oregon
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 21, 2013 24th Annual Scappoose Sauerkraut Festival
Once again, we’re planning all day entertainment, lots of good things to eat, cabbage bowling and a sauerkraut eating contest.
September 21, 2013 Harvest Fair & Micro Brew Festival - Central Point, Oregon
This Fall festival celebrates the bounty of the harvest with many land product displays, livestock exhibits and craft, photo and home economics exhibits that salute the harvest and upcoming fall events. Local microbrews and wines are available for tasting along with other family activities. Food, music and lots of old-fashioned family fun. Highlights include: Brew Festival- over 60 craft beers, & a homebrew competition, Grape Stomp Competition, Chili and BBQ Rib Cook-Off, Club Calf & Heifer Sale, Arts & Crafts, Photography, Stock Dog Trials, Pie Eating Contest, and don't forget the Rogue Run Finish Line.The feeling of an Old Time Country Fair.
September 21-22, 2013 Oregon Grape Stomp Competition and Harvest Celebration
Purple feet!! It’s our 23rd 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 28, 2013 Annual Hood River Hops Fest - Hood River, Oregon
Over 25 breweries and 50 beers, local wines, great local food, live music, arts & crafts and kids' zone.