2018 Salem Winter Brewfest Returns January 31 – February 3

Oregon’s capital city will host its 4th Annual Salem Winter Brewfest, held just steps from the state capitol building, from January 31 – February 3, 2018.

Held outdoors under heated tents at the Oregon State Capitol Park, the annual Salem Winter Brewfest brings together breweries and cideries from the local region and beyond. The brewfest also features cocktails, food and live music each of the four days.

When the 2018 Salem Winter Brewfest begins, the four day event will see a new themed opening night when its hosts the Lagunitas Brewing and 2 Towns Ciderhouse Tap Takeover Party. This special night will feature beers and ciders from Lagunitas and 2 Towns and will take place from 4:00-10:00pm.

When Thursday arrives the Salem Winter Brewfest kicks off in earnest with all of the taps flowing featuring a wide selection of beers and ciders. The festival will continue through Saturday. Hours for the brewfest are 4:00-10:00pm on Thursday, 4:00-11:00pm on Friday and 11:00am-11:00pm on Saturday.

Admission is $5.00 on Thursday and increases to $15.00 advance, $20.00 at the door on Friday and Saturday. A weekend pass is $25.00 in advance or $30.00 at the door. Advance tickets can be purchased HERE.

When it comes to what to expect to be pouring, here’s a rundown on the 2018 Salem Winter Brewfest tap list.

Beer List:

10 Barrel Brewing Co

Ballast Point Brewing

Block 15

Blue Moon Brewing Company

Boneyard Beer

Breckenridge Brewery

Cascade Lakes Brewing Company

Crux Fermentation Project

Deschutes Brewery

Ecliptic Brewing

  • Fourth Orbit Imperial Mango IPA

Elysian Brewing

Firestone Walker Brewing

Fremont Brewing


Full Sail Brewing

Georgetown Brewing Company

Gilgamesh Brewing

  • Terry Porter
  • Doug Firocious
  • Hidalgo Wild Ale
  • Charlie Bruin
  • Classic Lager
  • Bull Run Brown
  • Shalom Y’all
  • Mamba
  • Ridgeway IPA
  • Hoot Attack India Style Session


Hop Valley Brewing

Hopworks Urban Brewery

  • Yule Only Live Once
  • That Holiday Cake Dough

Lagunitas Brewing

Lost Coast Brewery

  • Imperial Stout
  • Red IPA

McMenamins Thompson Brewery

New Belgium

New Holland

Omission Brewing

Ordnance Brewing


  • O’Hara’s Irish Red Nitro

Pyramid Breweries

Ram Brewery


Salem Ale Works

Samuel Adams

Santiam Brewing

Seattle Cider

Sierra Nevada Brewing

Vagabond Brewing

Widmer Brothers Brewing

Worthy Brewing

The Salem Winter Brewfest is held each winter across from the Oregon Capitol building in Salem, Oregon.

Cider List:

2 Towns Ciderhouse

Angry Orchard

Crispin Cider Co

12 Bridge Ciderworks

Anthem Cider

La Familia Cidral Artesanal

  • Tamarindo Hard Cider

Portland Cider Co.

Square Mile Cider

  • Rose Apple Cider

Wandering Aengus Ciderworks

  • Wanderlust

Salem Winter Brewfest
900 Court Street
Salem, OR 97301