Headlining on Saturday, September 30th will be Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats when they hit the stage at 7:00pm. The soulful, folk-inspired combo reached #1 on the Billboard Alternative Songs Chart in 2015 with their hit, S.O.B and are no strangers to Portland, having played 94/7 Alternative Portland’s December to Remember concert series last year. Opening will be local artists Holiday Friends and The Weather Machine.
Widmer Brothers’ Oktoberfest will honor that most stein-loving of German pastimes with a full lineup of your favorite Widmer Brothers’ beers plus some of the brewery’s exclusive, small-batch specialty brews only available at the event. If its like last year there were some great beers pouring!
Oktoberfest tickets start at $35 in advance and are available at PortlandPerks.com. Must be 21+ to purchase alcohol. Doors open at 2:00pm and the music begins at 3:00pm.
Pioneer Courthouse Square 701 SW 6th Ave. Portland, OR 97204
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.