With a backdrop of the Columbia River, the Weird Beer on the River Festival makes its yearly return to Marina Park in Washougal, Washington this weekend. This two-day festival will take place on Friday, July 8 from 4:00 to 10:00pm and Saturday, July 9 from 2:00 to 10:00pm.
Held as a benefit for CDM Caregiving Services, Weird Beer on the River will bring together over 25 craft breweries and cideries to the banks of the Columbia River. Each brewery and cidery will be pouring two selections for the festival.
The brewery list consists of the following:
Dogﬁsh Head Brewing
Schooner Exact Brewing
Jester and Judge
pFriem Family Brewers
Fat Heads Brewery
Reverand Nat’s Hard Cider
Ghost Runners Brewing
New Belgium Brewing
Merchant Du Vin Imports
Mt Tabor Brewing
Mill City Brew Werks
Walking Man Brewing
Discounted tickets are on sale now and are available by clicking here. Here’s a breakdown.
1 day pass (includes glass and six tokens) – $17 ($20 at the door)
2 day pass (include 1 glass and six tokens each day) – $25 ($30 at the door)
D.J. is a Portland, Oregon based writer that spent his formative years in the Midwest. With over 20 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 Northwest Brewing News and can be followed on Twitter at @hopapalooza.