A new twist on a craft beer festival debuted last summer for Portland when the Vegan Beer & Food Festival made its debut here on Portland’s South Waterfront. Now the 2nd Annual Portland Vegan Beer & Food Festival will return on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at Zidell Yards. (Here is Canal MacWhaler’s review of the inaugural Vegan Beer & Food Festival.)
For 2016 expect some of the regions best craft beer, vegan food, live music, and marketplace. For this event there will be unlimited 3 oz. pours from all of the 50 breweries featuring well over 100 different beers in your own Vegan Beer & Food Festival tasting glass. All the vegan food options will be sold separately. Plus there will be some Kombucha sampling at this 21+ event.
Advanced tickets to this year’s Portland Vegan Beer & Food Festival officially go on sale on Thursday, February 4, 2016. For those that are looking for a great deal, Portland Mercury is offering half price tickets through February 3. Discounted VIP tickets are already sold out but discounted General Admission tickets are still available. Here are the ticket options.
General Admission ticket includes admission to the event, entry at 1pm, commemorative 3 oz. VBFF glass, unlimited pours from 50 different breweries featuring 100 different beers, Kombucha sampling. (Food sold separately)
$45.00 Regular Price $22.50 Discounted Portland Mercury Price through February 3.
VIP ticket includes early entry at 12pm, access to the VIP area, commemorative 3 oz. VBFF glass, exclusive pours, unlimited pours from 50 breweries featuring 100 different beers, Kombucha sampling. (food sold separately)
$65.00 Regular Price
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.