Oregon Craft Beer Events for this weekend: June 15th-June 16th, 2013
All these events are also at http://oregonbeer.org/

The Oregon Brewers Festival Presents
2013 Oregon Brewers Guild Brewers Dinner
Tuesday, July 23rd-NEW DAY FOR 2013
Gov. Tom McCall Waterfront Park in Portland, Oregon
Enter at the Pine Street Entrance
5:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
VIP+BREWERY INDUSTRY HOUR 5:00-6:00 p.m.
Dinner will be served buffet style at 6:00 p.m.
Tickets are $50.
TICKETS FOR SNOB's will go on Sale by June 24th, 2013.
You will get a separate email on how to buy tickets by or on 06/24/13.
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The Brewers Dinner is an annual fund-raiser barbecue for the Oregon Brewers Guild(OBG). In 2013, it will be held on the eve of the Oregon Brewers Festival . This year’s dinner will be on Tuesday, July 23rd, 2013. Proceeds from the dinner help the Guild perform its mission of promoting and protecting Oregon’s craft brewing industry. Brewers participating in the festival will be in attendance, as will Associate and Brewery Members of the Oregon Brewers Guild. Attendance at the Brewers Dinner is going to be limited to 800 people. Tickets for this year’s dinner will be on sale for $50 for OBG Brewery and Associate members and breweries in the 2013 Oregon Brewers Festival. The menu for 2013 will include pork loin, smoked salmon, roasted veggie medley, potato salad, dinner rolls and a chocolate brownie. There will be approximately 24 beers, brewed and donated by the Brewery Members of the OBG, available at the dinner. All of these beers are special beers that will not be available at the festival. You will receive tickets for 8-6oz samples of beer.

LONG BALL ALE DEBUT-06.15.13
Helvetia Tavern
10275 NW Helvetia Rd
Hillsboro
503-647-5286
11:30–1:30pm
While enjoying a Long Ball, fans can get autographs, take photos and maybe even talk a little “shop” with players


GEORGE JONES TRIBUTE FEST-06.15.13
Old Town Brewing
5201 NE MLK Jr Blvd.
Portland
Noon-6pm
Come celebrate the life and times of country music legend, George Jones with over 10 of Oregon’s best breweries! Classic country music will be spinning with guest DJ Tennessee Tim.


SOUTHERN OREGON BEER FEST-06.15.13
Bartlett+Main
Downtown
Medford
Noon-8pm
25 breweries, 47 beers, food booths, and beer related vendors. $14 gets you a commemorative pint glass, program and pencil, other goodies, and 5 tasting tickets. Additional tasting tickets available: five for $5, twelve for $10. THIS IS A 21+ EVENT.

OCCIDENTAL TAPROOM TURNS 2-06.15.13
Occidental Brewing
6635 N Baltimore
Portland
1pm
Second Anniversary Party! Once again, we’re having a crawfish boil to celebrate our anniversary and thank our customers. Mudbugs start about 1 pm and last until they’re gone.


SINGLE MALT/HOP TAPPING-06.15.13
Portland U-Brew & Pub
6237 SE Milwaukie Ave
Portland
3pm
Ikers shows off his BBQ skills 3pm-close. We brewed two kegs with Weyerman pilsner as the base grain. american 1056 yeast. Citra and Falconers flight.

HOPWORKS BIKE RIDE-06.15.13
Bike Bar
3947 N Williams
Portland
5pm
Hop in the Saddle with the authors of Hop in the Saddle and take a tour of North and NE PDX beer hot spots. We’ll rally up at the back patio of BikeBar ( 3947 N. Williams), grab a can of ice cold HUB beer and We’ll find a stop or two along the way and wrap up at Velo Cult in Hollywood for post-ride refreshments.
5:00 – 5:45 – Rally up at back patio of Hopworks BikeBar – Cans of organic HUB Lager, Hopworks IPA and Rise Up Red available on the patio.
5:45 – 6:00 – Ride from BikeBar to Hop & Vine – 1914 North Killingsworth Street
6:00 – 6:30 – Hop & Vine – Grab a cold beer at one of the best bar and bottle shop’s in town.
6:30 – 7:00 – Ride from Hop & Vine to 15th Ave. Hophouse – 1517 NE Brazee St.
7:00 – 7:30 – 15th Ave. Hophouse – How well do you know your Portland beers? The Hophouse is hosting PDX BEER BRÄUL where you’ll have the chance to show off your beer knowledge in a blind tasting competition, featuring beers from HUB and several other breweries in town. For $10, you can sign up for this competition, by yourself or with a cohort, and see how well you know your Portland beers. Each six beer-flight will have a corresponding list, and you’ll have to match each of the six beers to a particular brewery/beer.
7:30 – 8:00 – Ride from 15th Avenue to Velo Cult – 1969 NE 42nd Ave.
8:00 – ??? – Velo Cult – Post Ride Wrap up Party – Cool raffle prizes from Hopworks including an Ace of Spades bike jersey and a 40 oz. insulated stainless steel growler.

DESCHUTES BEERMAKER DINNER-06.15.13
Indian Head Casino
3236 Hwy 26
Warm Springs
541-460-7777 ext. 7754
6pm-9pm
$50 plus gratuity
Beer Dinner Menu:
Appetizer-Roasted Red Pepper and Shrimp Pizzettes- Paired with Deschutes River Ale, with a low alcohol content combines effortlessly with a mellow malt bill, punctuated by a hop profile featuring a citrus-floral one-two punch.
Salad-Baby Greens with Prosciutto wrapped Scallops, and drizzled with a Balsamic reduc-tion- Paired with Chainbreaker White IPA, the intersection between wheat and hops delivers a citrus-oriented brew with distinct hop highlights and remarkably smooth character, sweet orange peel and coriander add subtle complexity.
Palette Cleanser-Star Anise Blackberries with Lemon Sorbet- Paired with Twilight Summer Ale, this clever golden beauty pours remarkably crisp and clean, a bright malt body complements a refreshing hop profile led by bold additions of Amarillo hops.
Entree-6oz Beef Tenderloin with a Pinot Reduction served with a Potato Hash, Sautéed Brus-sels Sprouts and Artichoke Hearts- Paired with Inversion IPA, big piney, resiny, floral hops impose their will over a balanced, malty sweetness, a hoppy, bitter, fulfilling Pa-cific NW IPA.
Dessert-Chocolate Mousse with Honey Crisp Wafer- Paired with Black Butte Porter, Deschutes Brewery’s flagship beer, low bitterness complements notes of creamy coffee and smooth Chocolate.

WIDMER BROTHERS BEERMAKER DINNER FOR DADS-06.15.13
Oba Restaurant
555 NW 12th Ave
Portland
503-228-6161
6-9pm
$55
Amuse-Northwest Hood Canal Oysters, With cucumber-black pepper mignonette+Widmer Brothers Marionberry-Hibiscus Gose
1C-Plank-Roasted Copper River Sockeye Salmon-With banana-lime mojo and frizzled plantains+Widmer Brothers Hefeweizen and Brother from Another Mother
2C-Carlton Farms Slow-Braised Pork Cheeks-crispy guanciale, fresh chickpeas, pickled watermelon+Widmer Brothers Alt Ale
3C-Certified Angus Beef Tri-Tip Steak Medallions-Cooked sous vide with black bean puree, giardiniera & ricotta salata+Widmer Brothers Pitch Black IPA
D-Citra Blond Chiffon Cake with Citra-Infused Lemon Curd-tequila mint gelee and beer marinated strawberries+Widmer Brothers Citra Blonde Summer Brew
After-Dinner Beer Cocktail-TBD

DESCHUTES SALUTE TO SUMMER FREE CONCERT-06.15.13
Grand Central Restaurant & Bowling Lounge
808 SE Morrison St
Portland
9pm-1am


END OF BEER WEEK BLOW OUT-06.15.13
Howie’s on Front
16 N Front St
Medford,
541-773-5767
9PM til the lights come on!

10 BARREL BEERMAKER DINNER-06.15.13
Hall Street Grill
3775 SW Hall
Beaverton
Reservations:503.641.6161 or sandra at hallstreetgrill dot com
$85-seven courses / seven beers
Swill Cocktail-(Swill, Aviation Gin, Angostura Bitters, sage syrup, lemon, turbinado sugar ) Octopus Ceviche-Compressed citrus and cucumber, thyme puree, blood orange oil, sesame cracker
ISA-Oysters, half shell-Hop gelee, preserved meyer lemon, country ham snow
Apocalypse IPA-Summer Vegetable & Pork Ear Tempura/Mint, chilies, !sh sauce, lime, sriracha aioli
O.G. Wheat IPA-Buckwheat Crepe/Rabbit con!t, Tallegio, Asparagus, rabbit bacon vinaigrette,
pickled carrot & asparagus, carrot juice, thyme oil
Brown IPA-Rye Crusted Lamb Terrine/Blackberry & rosemary jus, pickled berry & arugula salad, juniper
Sinister Black-Smoked & Sous Vide Boar Loin/Cherry “mole” demi, tomato risotto cake, grilled baby squash & chilies
Rye’M or Treason-Hazelnut Bacon Butter Cake/Foie & whiskey mascarpone, cajeta, brulee of peaches, rye tuile

3RD ANNUAL MOLALLA BREW FEST-06.15.13
Ross St+Molalla Ave
Downtown Molalla
$20
Noon
Fest hours – Doors open Saturday open NOON to 12am.
Music begins – 3pm on Saturday.
Fest packages are $20. – Includes entry, mug and drink tickets (8 to 11 tix) depending on glass or plastic purchase. Limited supply of glass. $5.00 for designated driver cup with free root beer and water. (you are not allowed to sample or drink alcohol at all.) Additional tokens are $1.00 each. Samples (3 oz) are $1.00. Full beer $4.00 Wine from St. Josef’s Winery available.
Great food available, bbq, pastries, meatball skewers, Mexican, oysters and sausages. Minors allowed until 8pm on Friday / Saturday. Face painting available for nominal fee. Well behaved dogs are welcome. .Beer from Gilgamesh Brewing, Golden Valley Brewing, Silver Moon Brewing, Vertigo Brewing and Widmer Brothers Brewing

More events here http://oregonbeer.org/