If you're not attending the Fresh Hops Workshop this day and you want to just get out of town, Seven Brides Septoberfest should be a good time.
What: Septoberfest, Fresh Hop Festival
When: Saturday, September 22, 2012
Where: Seven Brides Brewing – 990 N. 1st St., Silverton, OR 97381
Seven Brides Brewing, a craft brewery in Silverton, OR presents the 3rd annual Septoberfest, a one-day beer tasting festival designed to promote fresh hop beers, with all proceeds of the event going to the national charity, Brides Against Breast Cancer. The event will take place at the brewery of Seven Brides in Silverton, OR on Saturday, September 22, 2012 from 11am to 11pm. Septoberfest patrons will be able to enjoy good food, live music throughout the day, and fresh hop brews and other seasonal favorites from over 15 breweries throughout Oregon and Washington.
Septoberfest will also kick-off a month long wedding dress drive for Brides Against Breast Cancer at the Seven Brides Brewery and Tap Room. Brides Against Breast Cancer will be collecting contemporary gown styles from 2009 until the present day for their national “Tour of Gowns”. Their outreach and educational efforts during their "Tour of Gowns" bridal shows around the country help ensure that people impacted by cancer have the resources and information they need in their battle with cancer. Gowns will be collected at Septoberfest and through the whole month of October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, at the Seven Brides Tap Room.
Entry to the event is $5. Tasting packages, which includes a tasting glass and 4 taste tickets, will cost $10. Group packages are available, please call for details. For those patrons that donate a dress, per the guidelines set forth by Brides Against Breast Cancer, they will receive complimentary entry to the event, a tasting glass and tasting tickets, as well as a special gift from Seven Brides.
With hop harvest in full swing, thus is the time for fresh hop brews, so come and get them while you can, as these seasonal favorites are in high demand and go quickly!
For more information on the event, including a list of participating breweries and their beers, please visit the Septoberfest facebook page atwww.facebook.com/sevenbridesseptoberfest or contact Seven Brides at, 503.779.6009.