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Portland Fruit Beer Festival at 7th & N.E. Burnside

  • Burnside Brewing Company 7th & N.E. Burnside Portland Oregon (map)
image courtesy Portland Fruit Beer Festival

image courtesy Portland Fruit Beer Festival

Press Release

3/13/2017 Portland, OR - Tickets are now on sale for the 7th annual Portland Fruit Beer Festival, the world's premiere showcase of fruit beers and cider, returns to the location that made it famous at 7th & E. Burnside Fri. June 9 - Sun. June 11th, 2017. The centrally located festival grounds is conveniently located off of numerous bus lines and nearby streetcar, the space will feature more tents for shade and spread out beer, cider and food options over two different lots and a closed down 7th street. 

The 2017 Portland Fruit Beer Festival is all-ages friendly with no fee to enter, this year there are two different tasting packages: $25 for a collectible branded 16oz fruit beer fest glass and fourteen drink tickets, or for only $20 a plastic branded 16oz govino cup and twelve drink tickets. Under 21 and designated drivers are free to enter and there will be non-alcoholic drinks and food, plus a full menu inside host Burnside Brewing Co.'s restaurant/pub. 

As usual, the Portland Fruit Beer Festival will showcase more than two dozen hand-crafted fruit beers and fruited hard ciders in a variety of styles from light, tart and refreshing to hoppy, citrusy, barrel-aged and dark and rich. There is something for everyone available.

In addition to adult beverages, the fruit beer fest features local food vendors, non-alcoholic juices and sodas, ice cream and live DJ's spinning vinyl.

The Portland Fruit Beer Festival is now seeking OLCC certified volunteer pourers. Go here to fill out the brief application and apply

Follow @FruitBeerFest on or, and facebook for updates including special tappings, the full beer list, special promos and more.