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September 19 – 22, 2013
A celebration of the natural bounty and gastronomy of Oregon, Feast Portland is 4-day food and wine event showcasing the amazing chefs, culinary artisans and dynamic restaurant scene of Portland. Capturing the innovate food revolution of the Pacific Northwest, Feast Portland is one of the hottest food and drink festivals in the country and a fun space to discover Portland’s local cuisine and talented chefs.
Not only is Feast Portland, the coolest place to eat, sip, and savor, it inspires the exchange of culinary ideas and food imagination. Feast Portland features an exciting schedule of events, including dinners and lunches at cool Portland eateries, a speaker series, tasting panels, cooking classes, contests, and tastings of amazing food, wine, and beer.
Foodies, winos and beer bellies will feed their senses at Feast Portland, featuring main events like the Widmer Brothers Brewing Sandwich Invitational at Director Park, Friday Oregon Grand Tasting at Pioneer Courthouse Square, and the Cookbook Social. Enjoy culinary adventures and fine dining with the chefs at exciting restaurants such as Genoa, Roe, Levant, Park Kitchen and Bar Avignon, paired with wines from Oregon wineries that include Domaine Serene and King Estate Winery.
Indulge in wine and food tastings, including Clash of the Pinots: Oregon vs. The World, Wine vs. Beer: The Rematch, The Best Northwest Wines You Aren't Drinking and Baby Got Beer-back. The Portland Art Museum also presents fascinating speakers that talk about the Portland food scene and the finding success in the food business.
At the heart of Feast Portland is the mission to feed kids. Part of the proceeds from the festival is donated to two vital charities working to end hunger in Oregon and around the country.
For tickets, packages and a listing of events for Feast Portland, go to http://www.feastportland.com.