The Columbia River Gorge Will Be Hop-ing this September at Hood River Hops Fest
– With more than 50 Pacific Northwest breweries and over 60 varieties, this annual event offers one of the largest fresh-hop beer selections in the country –
Hood River, Ore. – August 24, 2017 – On Saturday, September 23, downtown Hood River, Oregon, will again become the epicenter for fresh-hop beers with the return of Hood River Hops Fest, produced by the Hood River County Chamber of Commerce and presented by CH2M. This one-day festival, now in its 14th year, brings together more than 50 Pacific Northwest breweries to debut their seasonal fresh-hop beers. With over 60 unique varieties available for tasting, the Hood River Hops Fest boasts one of the largest fresh-hop selections in the nation.
This year’s line-up includes 11 breweries that are new to Hood River Hops Fest, including Cascade Lakes Brewing Company (Redmond, OR), Mt. Hood Brewing Company (Government Camp, OR), Sedition Brewing Co. (The Dalles, OR), and Mother Earth Brew Co. (Nampa, ID).