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August 25-September 4, 2017 Oregon State Fair - Salem, Oregon
September 1-2, 2017
Annual Little Woody Barrel Aged Beer, Cider & Whiskey Festival
Located at the Des Chutes Historical Museum. In the past, brewers served beer that had been aged in oaken casks. Once again, brewers are turning to these historic techniques in order to add depth of flavor to their brews. The Little Woody celebrates this ancient brewing technique as adapted by American craft brewers, featuring beers & ciders aged in wine barrels, whiskey barrels and oak barrels, which uniquely flavors and intensifies the beer. This year we are excited to bring cider into the barrel aged fun
September 1-4, 2017 - Annual Bite of Oregon - Portland, Oregon
The premier showcase of Oregon food, beverage and music. From coast to Cascades to canyons, the Bite of Oregon is a stunning celebration of Oregon, its food, its people and its extraordinary quality of life. A benefit for Special Olympics Oregon
September 8-10, 2017 71st Annual Cranberry Festival - Bandon, Oregon
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 8-10, 2017 Annual Hells Canyon Mule Days Dutch Oven Cook-off - Enterprise, Oregon
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 9, 2017
Carlton Crush Harvest Festival
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 9, 2017 Clackamas County On Tap and Uncorked
Friends of the Milwaukie Center in cooperation with North Clackamas Parks District, In support of Meals on Wheels in North Clackamas County. Beer, Wine, and Cider tasting with food and entertainment. Featuring Wineries, Breweries from Clackamas County only. 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sara Hite Memorial Rose Garden, North Clackamas Park, 5440 Kellogg Creek Drive, Milwaukie, OR.
September 14-17, 2017 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 15-17, 2017 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 16, 2017 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 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.
September 23, 2017 Annual Hood River Hops Fest - Hood River, Oregon
HOPS FESTIVAL HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 7, 2017.
September 23-24, 2017 27th 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 23-24, 2017 26th 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 9-25, 2016 - 12th Annual Eat Local Week Celebration
Rogue Valley, Oregon
Thrive - The Rogue Initiative for a Vital Economy. Eat Local Celebration 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.
September 17, 2015 Share Our Strength's Feast Portland
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 19, 2015 Taste of Medford at Kirby's Mill - Medford, Oregon
Medford-area restaurants will be sampling their best dishes again this year as mellow Jazz music fills beautiful Kirby’s Mill Historic Site. Fine restaurants of Medford will offer up some of their newest recipes. Browse booths in the Business Expo and enjoy hayrides, pony rides and other family activities, and enjoy taking in the history and ambience of Kirby’s Mill grounds.
September 20, 2014 25th 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 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 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 17, 2011 Discover the Wines of the McMinnville AVA
Discover McMinnville AVA, sponsored by the McMinnville Winegrower's Association, includes a seminar followed by AVA Tasting. This event showcases wines made from the McMinnville AVA paired with delicious appetizers and samples from local, artisan food purveyors. AVA sampler cases will be available for purchase, along with raffle tickets providing the chance to win wine magnums, gift baskets, winery tours and tastings. All Proceeds of the Raffle to benefit YCAP.
September 22, 2011 [email protected] Jupiter - Portland, Oregon
Not held in 2012. Indulge will be returning in 2013 - Bigger Than Ever!
September 10-12, 2010 42nd Annual Melon Festival - Winston, Oregon
Food booths, games, parade, talent show, stage entertainment, music, kids activities, contests, and car shows. Everything you could ever want at a fun-filled family event.
September 19-Oct 31, 2009 Amaizen Corn Maze
Klamath Falls, Oregon
In addition to our 5 acre maze, we also have our Kid’s Maze, Hay Maze, and corn box that’s the little kids favorite.
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