Hood River Hops Fest

Date: September 23, 2017  Time: Noon – 8pm
Location: Columbia Lot, 5th and Columbia, downtown, Hood River, OR 97031
Contact: (541) 386-2000

Presented by CH2M and awarded silver medal for best beer festival from the Willamette Week, Oregon Beer Awards, the Hood River Hops Fest is 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 a variety of food vendors, over 50 breweries with over 75 fresh hop beers, rocking live music, and an awesome collectable mug. Mark your calendars this is a festival not to be missed!

  • 21+ Entry Only Ticket: $10
  • 21+ Beer Garden Ticket: $15 presale; $20 day-of. Includes entry, commemorative glass mug and five 3.5 oz. taste tokens
  • Under 21: Free admission. Note: The venue is open to people 21 or older only from 5pm until closing at 8pm

Live Music Line-up:

12pm to 1:05pm – The Antonyms, Hood River, OR
1:25pm to 2:30pm – Oakenfir, Hood River, OR
2:50pm to 4:20pm – Kris Deelane & The Hurt, Portland, OR
4:40pm to 6:10pm – PigWar, Portland, OR
6:30pm to 8pm – Hillstomp, Portland, OR

Purchase Tickets
Volunteer to Pour Beer!

The Hood River Hops Fest gives back to the community! This year the Hood River County Chamber of Commerce and Hood River Hops Fest volunteer grant program donated $3250.00 in total to the following non-profit organizations:


Click below for:

Brewery Application

Food Vendor Application

Art/Craft/Demo Vendor Application

Hops Fest Accommodation Packages

Check in September for great deals!

Hood River Hops Fest Awards

“2017 Oregon Beer Awards “Best Fest” nominee”

“2016 Oregon Beer Awards “Best Fest” nominee”