Hood River Hops Fest

Date: October 7, 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 more than 50 breweries with more than 60 fresh-hop beers, plus a variety of food vendors, live music, and an awesome collectable mug.

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 – Mexican Gunfight, Portland, OR
  • 6:30pm to 8pm – Hillstomp, Portland, OR

Tickets:

  • 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

Hood River Hops Fest Rescheduled for October 7, 2017

On September 14, 2017, the Hood River County Chamber of Commerce has announced that it rescheduled the 2017 Hood River Hops Fest to Saturday, October 7. The annual festival was originally scheduled for September 23, 2017.

Hood River is Open for Business

While the Hops Fest is rescheduled, the Hood River County Chamber of Commerce wants to remind residents and visitors that Hood River businesses are open for business. Now more than ever, our local businesses, hotels, restaurants, breweries and cideries greatly appreciate your patronage. Please consider spending a night or two in one of our lodging properties. And, as always, plan to designate a driver and enjoy the event responsibly.

For 2017 Hops Fest Ticket Holders

Tickets for previous date will be honored at gate, we will not need to reissue. If you would like a refund, please email events@hoodriver.org with the following information: cardholder name, email address, and confirmation code.

We are sorry for any inconvenience the date change may cause, and sincerely appreciate your understanding and support.

Purchase Tickets

Hops Fest has gone 95% paperless.

In an effort to be more sustainable, the complete list of beers is available on your smart phone.

Download Untappd

  1. Create an account
  2. Search for Hood River Hops Fest under venues
  3. Get full beer descriptions and more!

The complete list is also available for download.

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“2017 Oregon Beer Awards “Best Fest” nominee”

“2016 Oregon Beer Awards “Best Fest” nominee”

2017 Hood River Hops Fest Breweries:

*New breweries are noted by an asterisk

Sponsors:

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:

Photography Policy

Hood River County Chamber of Commerce reserves the right to use any photograph/video taken at any event sponsored by HRCCC, without the expressed written permission of those included within the photograph/video. HRCCC may use the photograph/video in publications or other media material produced, used or contracted by HRCCC including but not limited to: brochures, invitations, books, newspapers, magazines, television, websites, digital print, etc.

To ensure the privacy of individuals and children, images will not be identified using full names or personal identifying information without written approval from the photographed subject, parent or legal guardian

A person attending a HRCCC event who does not wish to have their image recorded for distribution should make their wishes known to the photographer, and/or the event organizers, and/or contact HRCCC, 720 E. Port Marina Drive, Hood River, OR 97031, in writing of his/her intentions and include a photograph. HRCCC will use the photo for identification purposes and will hold it in confidence.

By participating in a HRCCC event or by failing to notify HRCCC, in writing, your desire to not have your photograph used by HRCCC, you are agreeing to release, defend, hold harmless and indemnify HRCCC from any and all claims involving the use of your picture or likeness.

Any person or organization not affiliated with HRCCC may not use, copy, alter or modify HRCCC photographs, graphics, videography or other, similar reproductions or recordings without the advance written permission of an authorized designee from HRCCC.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation!