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Portland Cheese Festival “The Wedge”

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Cheese lovers would and should line up for Portland and perhaps Oregon’s best cheese event (right up there with Portland Beer and Cheese Fest) The Wedge this Saturday, October 6th from noon to 6pm.  Presented by the Oregon Cheese Guild, The Wedge is a Farmers Market-style festival celebrating cheese and everything that goes with it and yes that includes craft beer (plus wine and cider). A ticket basically gets you unlimited samples but bring some cash because you can purchase your own wedges of cheese to take home and even better, the entry ticket comes with a $5 voucher for use purchasing a wedge.

 

In past years The Wedge has been a block party style event outside of Rogue’s Green Dragon but this year it moves to 100 SE Alder St. where Portland Night Market is held. It will be an indoor and outdoor event which is a wise choice for this season.

 

 

When

Saturday October 6th, 2018, 12pm – 6pm.

Who

This is a family friendly event that is open to cheese lovers.

Tasting

Sampling cheeses and specialty foods from our more than 65 vendors requires purchase of a tasting ticket, available in advance for $15 or at the door for $20. Beverage sampling and VIP tickets are also available. All tickets come with a $5 voucher to purchase your favorite new cheese! Kids 12 and under are free. Purchase tickets HERE. 

 

Founder of The New School and most frequent contributor Ezra Johnson-Greenough has worked in the craft beer industry for almost 10 years, doing everything from illustrating beer labels to bartending at renowned beer bars and breweries like Belmont Station, Apex, Laurelwood and Upright Brewing. He has also had a hand in creating events like the Portland Fruit Beer Festival, Portland Beer Week, and the Brewing up Cocktails series. He is available for freelance consultation in marketing, events, graphic design and branding. Contact: SamuraiArtist@NewSchoolBeer.com

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