McMenamins Boone’s Ferry Autumn Ale Fest


2nd Annual Boone’s Ferry Autumn Ale Fest at McMenamins Old Church & Pub is a few weeks away on Nov. 8 and will combine celebrate 30 years of brewing with eight McMenamins breweries represented alongside 6 guest brewers who are alumni of the McMenamins empire.

Guests can mingle with (past and present) brewers, chat about the craft and enjoy live music from The Fashion Nuggets, a Cake tribute band, and Kinked, a Kinks cover band.

Combining past and present McMenamins brewers, fourteen fall seasonals will be available:

McMenamins Alumni Brewers
and where they previously brewed

  • Ecliptic Brewing
    John Harris
    Hillsdale, Cornelius Pass Roadhouse
  • Fort George Brewery
    Jack Harris
    Cornelius Pass Roadhouse, Lighthouse
  • Burnside Brewing Company
    Jason McAdam
    Edgefield, Hillsdale, Crystal
  • Two Kilts Brewing Company
    Alex McGaw
    Fulton, Crystal
  • Fire on the Mountain Brewing Company
    Ben Nehrling, Kevin Lee
    Edgefield, Highland, Kennedy
  • Cascade Brewing Barrel House
    Mark R. Goodwin
    Wilsonville, Crystal

McMenamins Breweries

  • Wilsonville Old Church
  • Old St. Francis Hotel
  • West Linn Brewpub
  • Crystal Hotel & Ballroom
  • Edgefield Hotel
  • Kennedy School Hotel
  • John Barleycorns Brewpub

When: Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 2-10 p.m.; live music starts at 6 p.m.

Where: McMenamins Old Church & Pub, 30340 SW Boones Ferry Road, Wilsonville, OR 97070

Cost: Free to attend; cost to sample

Attendance: All welcome; 21 & over to drink the ales

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