Just south of Portland along Interstate 5 sits the beautiful Wilsonville Old Church & Pub that’s part of the McMenamins empire. This weekend on Saturday, July 30, the Inaugural Lager Fest will take place there from Noon – 5:00pm.
Lager fans will be able to choose from 14 different McMenamins crafted lagers ranging from light, crisp Italian-inspired pilsners to dark, robust Baltic Porters. There will also be live music from Chasing Ebenezer at 2:00pm and terrific food alongside these delicious lagers.
Lager Fest Beer List:
Wilsonville Brewery – Midnight Cowboy Dunkel
Concordia Brewery – Dandelion Sky Pilsner
Old St. Francis School Brewery – Dark Special Model Mexican Lager
Old St. Francis School Brewery – Bamberg Obsession
Cornelius Pass Roadhouse Brewery – Edelweiss Helles Bock
Cornelius Pass Roadhouse Brewery – Doppia Italian Pilsner
Kalama Harbor Lodge Brewery – Pau Hana Island Lager
Edgefield Brewery – Uncle Bock
High Street Brewery – Tony Schwartz
West Linn Brewery – McXico Lager
Thompson Brewery – Beau Baltic Porter
Oak Hills Brewery – Elliot’s Hoppy Little Lager
Mill Creek Brewery – Intercontinental Vienna Lager
East Vancouver Brewery – Bia Hoi Vietnamese Lager
Entry into the festival is $15.00 and includes a Lager Fest Pint Glass and five 4oz drink tickets. All ages are welcome and tickets will be available at the door. For those looking to do a brewery tour, they’ll be on hiatus on Saturday.
McMenamins Wilsonville Old Church & Pub 30340 S.W. Boones Ferry Rd. Wilsonville, OR, 97070
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.