Out in Hillsboro, McMenamins has an expansive property with multiple buildings and a nice lawn at its Cornelius Pass Roadhouse property. On site there’s both a brewery and a distillery alongside a full-service restaurant.
On Saturday, July 20th this legendary location will host the 18th Annual Roadhouse Brewfest from 1:00 – 9:00pm. This daylong beer festival will feature beers from many McMenamins Breweries as well as several guest breweries from the local area to bring a total of 30 various offerings. The Roadhouse Brewfest is open to all ages.
Entry to indulge at the Roadhouse Brewfest will require ticket. Advance tickets are $20.00 ($23.00 after fees) and includes a brewfest pint glass and 10 tokens. If you wait to purchase at the door tickets will be $25.00 and includes the same pint glass and 10 tokens. To purchase $25.00 advance tickets click HERE.
CPR will host Distillery and Brewery tours every half hour from 2:00 – 6:00pm. For the kids there will be a Facepainter (2:00 – 5:00pm) and Joe Mishkin making balloons (3:00 – 6:00pm).
Here’s a preview of the breweries and cideries that will be pouring that the 18th Annual Cornelius Pass Roadhouse Brewfest.
Binary Brewing – Beaverton, OR
Concordia Brewery – Portland, OR
Cooper Mountain Ale Works – Beaverton OR
Cornelius Roadhouse Brewery – Hillsboro, OR
Crystal Brewery – Portland, OR
Deception Brewing – Dundee, OR
Deep Space Brewing – Hillsboro, OR
Edgefield Brewery – Troutdale, OR
Evasion Brewing – McMinnville, OR
Ex Novo – Portland, OR
Fulton Brewery – Portland, OR
Highland Brewery – Gresham, OR
Hillsdale Brewery – Portland, OR
John Barleycorns Brewery – Tigard, OR
Kaiser Brewing – Forest Grove, OR
Lighthouse Brewery – Lincoln City, OR
Long Brewing – Newberg, OR
Monroe Brewery – Corvallis, OR
Oak Hills Brewery – Portland, OR
Ridgewalker Brewing – Forest Grove, OR
Three Mugs Brewing Company – Hillsboro, OR
Thompson Brewery – Salem, OR
Vertigo Brewing – Hillsboro, OR
Vanguard Brewing – Wilsonville, OR
West Linn Brewery – West Linn, OR
Wilsonville Brewery – Wilsonville, OR
Helvetia Cider Company – Helvetia, OR
Slake Cider – McMinnville, OR
Xylem Ciderworks – Sherwood, OR
Edgefield Winery – Troutdale, OR
The Roadhouse Brewfest will also feature live music throughout the day. The Octagonal Barn will host Catherine Loyer and Strawberry Roan (2:00 – 5:00pm) and The Soulful Daze (5:30 – 8:00pm). In the Orchard look for Rich Layton and Tough Town (3:00 – 5:00pm) and The Strange Tones (6:00 – 9:00pm). Imbrie Meadow will host Los Supremos de Hermanos Flores (4:00 – 7:00pm).
McMenamins Cornelius Pass Roadhouse 4045 NW Cornelius Pass Rd. Hillsboro, OR 97214
D.J. is a Portland, Oregon based writer that spent his formative years in the Midwest. With over 25 years under his belt of drinking beer at festivals across America and the world, he has developed a strong appreciation and understanding of craft beer and the industry that surrounds it. He can be found in any of the great breweries or beer bars that make Portland the best beer city in the world. His writing can also be found in the archives of Northwest Brewing News and can be followed on Twitter and Instagram at @hopapalooza.