Annually! Always in August. This years dates will be August 16, 17 & 18 of 2018.
The Les Schwab Amphitheater in Bend, OR
Admission is FREE. For tasting: A one-time purchase of a souvenir mug is required. Mugs are $20 and come with 5 tokens.
Additional tokens are sold in packs of five for $5. Each 4 oz pour is one token, full beers are 4 tokens. X-Tap beers are 2 tokens for 4 oz. Tokens are non-refundable.
You may not use mugs from previous years.
Free parking in and around the Les Schwab Amphitheater and Old Mill District parking lots. See our map.
Please be safe and use a designated driver. Cab numbers are listed in the Bend Brewfest Guide available at the event.
Bike racks are available outside the venue. There are also local cab companies as well as Uber (be sure to use Promo Code: BENDBREWFEST to get $10 off your ride!) in Bend.
The Bend Brewfest accepts credit cards at the Merchandise Tent and the Mug &Token tent. The rest of the Brewfest is cash only. ATM's are available on site.
The OLCC will accept 1) a VALID driver's license with a photo from any state; 2) a current passport; 3) a DMV Identification card; and 4.) a military card. The state identification card and/or the military card must bear a picture of the person, the person's name, address, date of birth, a physical description and the signature of the person.
Children are welcome until 5pm each night. We will have release forms for parents to read and sign.
Last call is at 10:30pm, last served is 10:45pm and everyone out by 11pm.
A fine selection of food from local vendors. The food vendors for 2017 are: Greek Street Catering, Kettle Korn, Cuppa Yo, Soul Pies (Fire Pizza), Island Noodles, Curb BBQ, Thai on the Fly, ACME Hot Dogs, Cup of Joe To Go, Neck Nosh, La Jintana, Wok Star, A & S Jerky, and Himalayan Bites,
Absolutely. Beer tokens are good for all three days.
Contact us for more information
You may bring empty or sealed water bottles, including empty re-usable containers; low profile chairs; kid-carriers (backpacks, slings, baby bjorn-type things) children must exit the event after 5pm; personal umbrellas & ponchos; happiness and a desire to learn more about Brewing and Brews.
Outside food, beverages or coolers are not allowed.
If you are a Guest at the Bend Brewfest, we prohibit river entry from any part of the venue as that can disturb the reparian areas. However you may float past. Be safe.