Win Tickets ($115): North American Organic Brewers Festival @ Overlook Park | Free, 50+ Beers from 30 Breweries, Sustainable

We are giving away 5 ticket packages which include one cup and 16 tokens, to North American Organic Brewers Festival on August 13-16. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Wednesday, August 12.

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North American Organic Brewers FestivalNorth American Organic Brewers Festival
August 13-16, 2015
Noon – 9 p.m. Thursday – Saturday; Noon – 5 p.m. Sunday
Free | All Ages
More info:

Overlook Park
1599 N Fremont St Portland, OR 97227

The world’s only organic brewers festival, the North American Organic Brewers Festival will celebrate its 11th years with a new date: the event has moved away from its traditional June weekend to August 13 through 16 at Overlook Park in North Portland. Event hours are Noon to 9pm Thursday through Saturday and Noon to 5pm Sunday.

“Another beer promoter chose to move his Portland beer festival to our June date,” explained event founder Craig Nicholls. “Since we share the same pool of volunteers, and in many cases attendees, we opted for another date to benefit both events. The good news is August gives us a much better chance of drier summer weather!”

The NAOBF encourages brewers and beer lovers to “Drink Organic, Save the Planet, One Beer at a Time.” Designed to raise awareness about organic beer and sustainable living, the festival serves up 50 organic beers and ciders from more than 30 different breweries. Some of the breweries are certified organic, but most brew a one-off organic batch just for the event. Styles run the gamut from Ambers to Belgians to Wild Ales, with a bit of everything in-between. (A complete list of participating breweries in included at the bottom of this release.) The event also offers live local music, organic food and sustainability-oriented vendors and non-profits in a beautiful park setting.

This year’s event will also feature an exceedingly rare opportunity to sample draft beer from Pinkus, the world’s first certified organic brewery. Along with Pinkus Ur-Pils and Münster Alt on draft, the festival is introducing the Merchant du Vin Organic Bottle Garden, featuring 11 bottled beers and cider from Pinkus in Germany and Samuel Smith’s from Yorkshire, England.

“When Samuel Smith’s opened in 1758 and Pinkus in 1816, chemical fertilizers and pesticides didn’t exist – all beer was organic,” stated Tom Bowers, district manager at Merchant du Vin. “Viewing the beer world from this historic perspective, these brewers chose to become the trailblazers of organic brewing for the modern era. By including Samuel Smith’s and Pinkus in this year’s festival, NAOBF has expanded the opportunity for festival goers to not only experience amazing beers from the world’s original organic brewers, but to taste history.”

Admission into the NAOBF is free. The purchase of a $7 reusable, compostable cornstarch cup is required for tasting beer, as are tokens, which sell for $1 apiece. A full cup of beer costs four tokens and a taste costs one token; select beers and ciders may cost double tokens. Patrons receive an extra token with a validated Tri-Met ticket or a ticket from the Hopworks Bike Corral (one discount per person).

The NAOBF is a family friendly event, and minors are welcome with parents. A kids area offers art activities, face painting and a root beer garden with complimentary Crater Lake Root Beer for minors (and designated drivers).

The NAOBF is known as the most earth-friendly beer festival on the planet. Festival attendees sample beer from reusable and compostable cornstarch cups made from domestically grown corn by a zero-waste, solar-powered company. Electricity needs are met with biodiesel generators. Volunteers receive organic cotton t-shirts (returning volunteers can wear past T shirts and get extra tokens instead). Food vendors are required to employ sustainable practices, and onsite composting and recycling stations are provided for festival waste and are supervised by recycling czars.

The NAOBF encourages responsible drinking and urges patrons to take advantage of the MAX Light Rail; the Yellow Line Overlook Park Station is adjacent to the festival. Attendees can also take advantage of the Hopworks Bike Corral, where volunteers watch over bikes for free (donations are appreciated and support the BC to Baja Bicycle Odyssey).

Why brew organic? Today’s agriculture relies heavily on chemicals and often causes erosion and depletion of soil nutrients through loss of biomass. Organic farming is a growing industry that reduces erosion, pollution, and water shortages by using natural methods to fertilize crops and to fight pests and disease. A well-established organic farm can often produce higher yields than a conventional farm. Organic farming is typically more labor intensive and provides more agricultural jobs per acre than conventional farming. Workers on organic farms are also safe from the health hazards of working with pesticides and herbicides. Using organic ingredients to make beer produces a beer with the highest possible purity and also supports the small but growing industry of organic farming.

2015 Participating Breweries

  • 13 Virtues Brewing Co.
  • Agrarian Ales
  • Alameda Brewing Company
  • Beau’s All Natural Brewing Co
  • Bison Organic Beer
  • Coin Toss Brewing
  • Eel River Brewing
  • Falling Sky Brewing
  • Finnriver Farm & Cidery
  • Fish Brewing Company
  • Fort George Brewery
  • FOTM Brewing Co
  • Gilgamesh Brewing
  • Hopworks Urban Brewery
  • Kells Brew Pub
  • Lakefront Brewery, Inc
  • Lompoc Brewing
  • Loowit Brewing Company
  • McMenamins Concordia
  • McMenamins Crystal
  • McMenamins Cornelius Pass Roadhouse
  • McMenamins Edgefield
  • Natian Brewery
  • Nectar Creek Mead
  • Ordnance
  • Pinkus
  • PINTS Urban Brewery
  • Reverend Nat’s Hard Cider
  • Riverbend Brewing
  • Samuel Smith’s
  • Thirsty Bear Brewing Co.
  • Two Kilts Brewing Co.
  • Uinta Brewing Company
  • Vagabond Brewing
  • Viking Braggot Company
  • Widmer Brothers Brewing

For more information about the NAOBF, visit

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143 Responses to Win Tickets ($115): North American Organic Brewers Festival @ Overlook Park | Free, 50+ Beers from 30 Breweries, Sustainable

  1. Jared W August 10, 2015 at 5:55 pm #

    This is the only brewfest I’ve never been to and i’m the first comment. Clearly i’m committed and should be picked

  2. Tami Davis August 10, 2015 at 6:18 pm #

    Have a baby sitter for the weekend, and no plans yet. I think that’s a sign I should win some tickets. :)

  3. Andrew August 10, 2015 at 6:54 pm #

    Would love a pair of Tickets. My sister is visiting Portland this weekend and this would be a great way to show the city off.

  4. Donielle August 10, 2015 at 6:56 pm #

    I haven’t had a chance to attend any of Portlands brew fests this year, I would love to win these tickets and sample some organic beers!

  5. Nancy C August 10, 2015 at 7:09 pm #

    I could make this the ultimate road trip. I want to go to the Goldendale Observatory to see the Perseid Meteor Shower… right on the way to the Organic Brewers Fest. I appreciate their commitment to quality and sustainability. It goes well with the certified Dark Sky Park. Please consider me. I promise to share pictures.

  6. Rainieri August 10, 2015 at 7:40 pm #

    Because I want to make platonic gay male friendships and this seems like a chill place for a first “date”.

  7. William Dollarhide August 10, 2015 at 8:07 pm #

    Rock on NAOBF!!
    The best Fest of the year!

  8. David Schrom August 10, 2015 at 8:08 pm #

    Always love the NAOBF!

  9. William Dollarhide August 10, 2015 at 8:13 pm #

    NAOBF! The best Fest of the year!!

  10. Patrick Hyde August 10, 2015 at 9:44 pm #

    This sounds like so much fun!
    Would love to win and surprise my sweetie with a day of tasting some great organic brews!! :-)

  11. Coleman Bessert August 10, 2015 at 10:05 pm #

    Pick me! I am flying in from Phoenix for the weekend and would love to take the family (6)!!!

  12. Collin August 10, 2015 at 10:26 pm #

    My sister and I both recently got dumped by our partners. We planned to attend this festival together to bond and wallow together. Nothing like crying in a sustainable beer! As they say, misery loves company. Thanks for keeping us in the loop pdxpipeline!

  13. Elizabeth August 11, 2015 at 7:19 am #

    The best beer fest of the year!! I’d love to go!

  14. angela August 11, 2015 at 9:39 am #

    I am in mu 50s and have never been a beer drinker….until this last month.
    My new boyfriend is an IPA man and is showing me the ropes :)
    I haven’t found a beer I like yet. This would be a great opportunity !

  15. Angelo August 11, 2015 at 9:53 am #

    I would really love to attend this festival this year but I just don’t have the funds for it. I’m out of work and times of been tough but I really really really love and support organic craft beer. Go Craig! Hope the change of date works out better for you! Sounds like August is the perfect time for the NAOBF to go down!

  16. Catherine August 11, 2015 at 9:59 am #

    So many breweries, so many beers!… this would be awesome!!

  17. Sara August 11, 2015 at 10:01 am #

    Please pick me! I need some fun in my world before summer is over!!!!!!!! PLEASE?!?!

  18. Jared Snyder August 11, 2015 at 10:41 am #

    I will be introducing midwesterners to the amazingness that is the northwest beer industry. Thanks for everything you do for us pdxpipeline..

  19. Makenna August 11, 2015 at 10:42 am #

    Please pick me! My boyfriend and I love going to beer fests together and we have been looking forward to this one all summer! We love supporting these beer festivals, but aren’t able to volunteer at this one. It would be great to win tickets- He always wins things and I never do, haha!

  20. Kate Nagle August 11, 2015 at 10:45 am #

    I work for Tilth Producers of Washington – a non-profit that educates and advocates for organic and sustainable farmers (the same farmers who produce the great hops that these brewers rely on!). Washington state is the leading producer of organic hops in the country. I want to come represent my organization and meet these awesome folks brewing the beer. Happy summer! :)

  21. Tony August 11, 2015 at 10:59 am #

    Because I Love beer, my camping trip was cancelled, and I don’t want to spend all weekend doing yardwork.

    Thank you for your consideration.

  22. Marie August 11, 2015 at 11:59 am #

    Pick me. Pick me. I want to get drunk and help the planet

  23. Ryan August 11, 2015 at 12:08 pm #

    My family from back East are coming to visit Portland for the first time and I can think of no better way to introduce them to Portland’s beer scene.

  24. John Fossitt August 11, 2015 at 12:47 pm #

    I am new in town and it is my 40th birthday on Friday. Would love to be able to get out and meet some great new friends. Thanks and Cheers!

  25. Eli August 11, 2015 at 12:50 pm #

    I love beer!!

  26. Philip August 11, 2015 at 12:51 pm #

    NAOBF & PDXpipeline are bringing the good karma that the planet needs this weekend.

  27. HEATHER August 11, 2015 at 12:51 pm #

    I like alcohol. Do I need any other reason?

  28. Courtney August 11, 2015 at 12:51 pm #

    I’ve never been before so I would love to win! Crossing my fingers!

  29. Sharon August 11, 2015 at 12:52 pm #

    This is my favorite beer fest in Portland and I love the selection of beers!

  30. Stacy Scroggs August 11, 2015 at 12:52 pm #

    I’m just discovering the joys of good, local, handcrafted beers and would love to come and really get in the know! :) pick me!!!!

  31. Hannah Nicholson August 11, 2015 at 12:52 pm #

    I would love to win tickets as I’m a third year law student studying to work in food law and policy. I’m a firm believer in a transparent food system and a huge beer fan- IPAs are my favorite. I can’t wait to attend this festival and put my two passions together- beer and supporting organic and sustainable companies!

  32. Courtney S August 11, 2015 at 12:53 pm #

    I have never been but look forward to experiencing this festival – winning this package would just make it that much more cool!!!

  33. Chris August 11, 2015 at 12:53 pm #

    The previous 10 have been brilliant!

  34. Emily Steadman August 11, 2015 at 12:54 pm #

    Everyone loves a cute baby! Especially one who holds his mama’s beer for her. Such a good boy!

  35. Cathy August 11, 2015 at 12:54 pm #

    It’s our anniversary weekend!

  36. Tanya S August 11, 2015 at 12:55 pm #

    I just completed my first ever Spartan race and could use a weekend of beer recovery and relaxation! It’s the perfect follow-up!

  37. Michael August 11, 2015 at 12:55 pm #

    This is my neighborhood beer festival. I can walk to it. I love it. It’s also kid friendly, which is a big bonus for a new parent like myself. Cheers.

  38. Armando August 11, 2015 at 12:57 pm #

    Have never been, might as well go now:)

  39. Sean August 11, 2015 at 12:57 pm #

    well yes please!!

  40. Doug August 11, 2015 at 12:57 pm #

    One of the most inspired events of brewers making outstanding beers.

  41. Christina August 11, 2015 at 12:58 pm #

    I’ve never been to the Organic Brewfest before!

  42. Cara August 11, 2015 at 1:01 pm #

    Yes! Please!

  43. Krishan August 11, 2015 at 1:01 pm #

    I’m tired of drinking alone with my cat… She’s always judging me! I want to drink in the park!

  44. Toby coghill August 11, 2015 at 1:02 pm #

    I would love to win this give away because I have a 2 year old. We got a baby sitter and her mother and I don’t get out much recently, it would be nice to be with my spouse at our favorite beer fest of the year. Thank you organic brew fest people!

  45. Marty Wormley August 11, 2015 at 1:03 pm #

    I would absolutely love to go to this!

  46. John Carlich August 11, 2015 at 1:03 pm #

    I’d like some tickets!

  47. Mary August 11, 2015 at 1:04 pm #

    We love beer!!

  48. Danielle August 11, 2015 at 1:05 pm #

    I’m somewhat new in town and never been. One place bringing together all the organic brewers around sounds fantastic!

  49. Grant Huber August 11, 2015 at 1:06 pm #

    I’m a connoisseur of beer. Whenever I buy beer I usually try something I have never had. Testing the full palate and make mental notes of what I enjoy or not. The North American Brewers Festival is the perfect atmosphere to taste new and unique beer, while adding to my favorites list.

  50. Ian August 11, 2015 at 1:06 pm #

    I’m coming all the way from Saigon Vietnam for the love of beer!!

  51. Val Burns August 11, 2015 at 1:08 pm #

    This is my favorite beer festival in Portland. To me, organic beers taste the best and HUB has been one of my favorite breweries. I have been looking forward to this festival for a few months. I love the setting in Overlook park, there is still grass there as opposed to the waterfront.

  52. bri August 11, 2015 at 1:08 pm #

    My favorite brewer’s festival in pdx!

  53. Sara Ward August 11, 2015 at 1:09 pm #

    I would like to attend the Organic Brewers Festival because, 1. I love beer and trying new breweries and styles; and 2. I think that it’s great that breweries are beginning to go Organic and use local hops and such.


  54. Jannae August 11, 2015 at 1:11 pm #

    Would love to attend a new beer festival in town and this looks like a great time and family friendly!! Sounds like the perfect day! *fingers crossed*

  55. Paige Melzer August 11, 2015 at 1:11 pm #

    NAOBF is the best beer fest in Portland!

  56. Karen Gills August 11, 2015 at 1:14 pm #

    I’m free on Sunday, would like to attend!

  57. Alex August 11, 2015 at 1:15 pm #

    I just really, really, really love beer! This is also the last beer fest around Portland on my list so I gotta go!!

  58. Tracy August 11, 2015 at 1:18 pm #

    This will be my first year attending, it’s been on my calendar for months. Can’t wait to try as many as possible. Sister will be in town visiting and it will be her first Portland Beer festival.

  59. Emily August 11, 2015 at 1:29 pm #

    This is a family tradition! Every year since I have turned 21 my sister, dad and I have went together on Friday with family friends. This year has been a rough one for our family and it would mean so much to get such a wonderful surprise Friday! We look forward to this fest every year! Thanks!

    • Liz August 11, 2015 at 7:20 pm #

      Love you Sis, thanks for being so amazing!!! I’m keeping my fingers crossed!

  60. J.C. August 11, 2015 at 1:30 pm #

    I’d love to go because the park is sublime with organic beer!

  61. Suzanne S. August 11, 2015 at 1:33 pm #

    This is the best brewfest in Portland. What’s better than hanging out with friends on the grass, listening to music and drinking beer? The best part is you can bring your family if you want or need to, and there’s no entry fee! Everything about this brewfest screams Portland!

  62. Chelsea Ingle August 11, 2015 at 1:35 pm #

    I have volunteered for the last 3 years and am now a single mom. I’ve earned it!

  63. Georgia August 11, 2015 at 1:37 pm #

    This would be a good way to get my boyfriend to hang out with me instead of watching his friends’ bands and also I can walk there! which is perfect because my bike just got stolen from my friend’s backyard.

  64. Tracy August 11, 2015 at 1:39 pm #

    Woot, free organic beer!

  65. Emily August 11, 2015 at 1:39 pm #

    been working too much and need a brewcation!

  66. Amber August 11, 2015 at 1:46 pm #

    I would love to win because who doesn’t love organic beer…and I’m 98.9% made of IPA’s!

  67. Jen August 11, 2015 at 1:48 pm #

    I’ll be visiting Portland for the weekend. Would love to check out this Fest!

  68. Peggy Pf August 11, 2015 at 1:53 pm #

    I keep missing this festival due to lack of funds… I don’t want to miss it this year! Plus I got married recently and my husband is new to Portland. He loves BEER! He hasn’t found a job yet. :( We need free BEER!

  69. hannah August 11, 2015 at 1:56 pm #

    Hooray for organic festivals that live up to their name! Reading the many ways this fest gives back to the earth is exciting! I look forward to finding some scrumptious vegan food offerings to go with some delicious organic beer…c’mon pick me!!

  70. Kirby Gleason August 11, 2015 at 1:57 pm #

    I am literally the biggest beer lover in town. All 7 feet of me.

  71. Chris Machado August 11, 2015 at 2:11 pm #

    I love beer! Great fest at a wonderful location.

  72. Harrison August 11, 2015 at 2:11 pm #

    Just drank for the first time in 17 years last week. Eager to do it again. What better than with organic beers?!

  73. Brook August 11, 2015 at 2:15 pm #

    Because my work has spent this summer sending me out of town and thus I’ve missed EVERY OTHER fest since May.

  74. Scott August 11, 2015 at 2:16 pm #

    Best Brewfest! Great beer, short lines, outside, and so fun!

  75. Jen August 11, 2015 at 2:23 pm #

    i would love love love to win tickets to this year’s brewfest because I love beer…any beer, all beer, ever beer…the North America Organic Beer Fest is THE best fest in Portland!!

  76. Cara M August 11, 2015 at 2:23 pm #

    Beer in my belly makes me happy. Don’t you want me to be happy?

  77. James August 11, 2015 at 2:27 pm #

    I have just met a special lady and I would love to take her to this! We both appreciate organic local commodities and each have a background in farming/wild crafting. Our occupations do not pay a lot and we would love to be able to participate!

    Native James

  78. Crystal August 11, 2015 at 2:31 pm #

    Organic beer, live music, low waste… all set in a beautiful park? Yes, yes, yes! This is the BEST brew fest anywhere. I missed out last time because I was pregnant… This mama *needs* her brew, help me, PDXPipeline!

  79. Marissa August 11, 2015 at 2:33 pm #

    Welcoming back some friends that have living in Oklahoma for 10 years~! I know they would love to celebrate with some organic beer (& cider for me)! It’s totally awesome this is a kid-friendly event :) thank you!

  80. Tish August 11, 2015 at 2:44 pm #

    This qualifies as a healthfood fest right?! Well I hope to check it out this year. Just trying to stay healthy!

  81. Sarah L August 11, 2015 at 3:10 pm #

    I just moved into the neighborhood. Yay beer yay Portland yay Overlook! I will be there whether yall gimme free tix or not. Yay

  82. Scott August 11, 2015 at 3:17 pm #

    This is a nice festival, not to crazy. Now I can even walk,

  83. Janet Lackey August 11, 2015 at 3:40 pm #

    I would love to attend because my friend from Iceland is visiting and the one thing he requested to do was attend a beer festival!!

  84. Tishree August 11, 2015 at 3:56 pm #

    I need tickets to bring more friends!

  85. Joshua Chang August 11, 2015 at 3:58 pm #

    If I win, I’ll wear a PDXPipeline shirt or have a sign to acknowledge their awesomeness and brag about my glorious win. Sore losers feel free to toss you beer or beer tokens at me and try again next time. Those losers happy to for my win, point me out and I’ll buy you a drink. If we carry a conversation maybe dinner too, but I’m bringing my mom.

  86. Nicole Bagley August 11, 2015 at 4:11 pm #

    Pick me! My husband and I are celebrating our 10 year anniversary and have never been to a beer festival with organic beers! Would love to come sample the beers and have a good time!

  87. Mario August 11, 2015 at 4:14 pm #

    I like organic things. I love beer. Put them together, add music and fantastic Overlook Park and sprinkle in some perfect Portland summer weather. Recipe for glorious times!

  88. Leslie August 11, 2015 at 4:23 pm #

    Turned 21 at the beginning of summer and have yet to go to a brew festival or find a beer I truly like.

  89. Marianne Silva August 11, 2015 at 4:26 pm #

    I love beer festivals and this one is my favorite!

  90. Tamara August 11, 2015 at 4:26 pm #

    I would love to go and experience this amazing festival. Please pick me…….

  91. Joe August 11, 2015 at 4:27 pm #

    It’s one of the best festivals – very close to max and lots of room and space to enjoy

  92. Melissa Nash August 11, 2015 at 4:27 pm #

    Would love to go check this out for the first time and free makes it even better

  93. Dustin August 11, 2015 at 4:27 pm #

    Free environmentally friendly inebriation? Yes, please.

  94. Taylor Dann August 11, 2015 at 4:30 pm #

    My German friends in the Northwest
    Must see that our beer is the best
    Organic is tops
    We’ll PROST! with our hops!
    At the NA Organic Beer Fest!

  95. Mike Phillips August 11, 2015 at 4:30 pm #

    I will take the Max there so I can drink all the beerz.

  96. Andrea Espinosa August 11, 2015 at 4:33 pm #

    This is the only brew festival in Portland that I actually look forward to and enjoy! I am a broke young person that would love to celebrate my last few weeks in Portland by drinking some delicious brews with a couple friends! :)

  97. Chris August 11, 2015 at 4:37 pm #

    great fest and great location. My favorite fest due to quality of selection and lack of brewerfest level lines.

  98. Sarah August 11, 2015 at 4:43 pm #

    This was the first brew festival I ever went to in Portland, and it’s still one of my favorites! I’ve missed it the past couple of years and I’d love to go back!

  99. Kevin August 11, 2015 at 4:48 pm #

    Omg yes please, super happy funshine time…I wanna go sooooooooooo badly…I will explode in a rainbow of unicorns and glitter if I win

  100. Jax August 11, 2015 at 4:48 pm #

    My favorite BeerFest!! I love the beer, Overlook Park, the great music, and the commitment to sustainability. Cheers to another fantastic Fest!!!!

  101. Brandon B. August 11, 2015 at 4:48 pm #

    I’m a surgery resident who moved here over a year ago but have never been able to experience a Portland beer festival because of how much I work, but I’ve actually gotten some time off and would love to go to my first festival!

  102. Christy August 11, 2015 at 4:50 pm #

    Make our friendversary complete!! Logan, Marisa, and I all met randomly at NAOBF 4 years ago. We were all new transplants (NY, MA, and CO) and struck up conversation about hiking and beer and the glories of Oregon. We have been close friends ever since, despite the fact that Logan has moved to Seattle and Marisa to San Francisco. Fortunately, both will be in town this weekend, specifically for NAOBF because we never miss it.

  103. Cole Schoonmaker August 11, 2015 at 4:51 pm #

    I want to try as many beers as possible, and winning this contest would go a long way towards that.

  104. Jennifer Webb August 11, 2015 at 4:58 pm #

    Oh this would be so fun and informative! Never been!

  105. Meg August 11, 2015 at 5:04 pm #

    Have plans to meet up with friends and would love to treat them!

  106. Jay Gerwe August 11, 2015 at 5:19 pm #

    I love this beer festival every year! So many great beers and such a lovely setting!

  107. Rose August 11, 2015 at 5:20 pm #

    We couldn’t afford it otherwise! My husband works so hard and would love to do this. Id love to surprise him with a way to go!! He deserves it!

  108. Jana Woodson August 11, 2015 at 5:34 pm #

    This is my favorite beer fest! I’ll be taking the Max all the way in from out west. It would be such a treat to have tokens and a mug waiting for me after my long journey.

  109. Karen cammarata August 11, 2015 at 5:42 pm #

    Have plans to be there- would love for it to be fully subsidized

  110. Noah C August 11, 2015 at 5:53 pm #

    just moved to Portland, looking forward to immersing myself in local beers

  111. Anya August 11, 2015 at 6:10 pm #

    Because I went to this years ago and discovered some amazing beers and breweries and would love to do it again!

  112. Cris August 11, 2015 at 6:16 pm #

    I ♡♡♡ the Organic Brewers Fest!! The best in town! Overlook Park is soo beautiful as well!! Pick me, pick meeee!

  113. Nestor Flores August 11, 2015 at 6:39 pm #

    Mmmmmmm beeeerr!!!!
    I have a belly waiting for some good beer.

  114. Kelly August 11, 2015 at 6:39 pm #

    Hi! Me! Please! Thank you! Meow!

  115. John Herbotb August 11, 2015 at 6:46 pm #

    One of the best beer events since it doesn’t get claustrophobicly crowded. Who wouldn’t want to go?

  116. Chris N August 11, 2015 at 7:50 pm #

    Pick me because organic beers are one area of my beer education that is seriously lacking and I would like to correct that!

  117. Lauren August 11, 2015 at 9:59 pm #

    We’d love tickets to this fest. The only time I’ve missed it in recent years has been 2012 when I was getting married next door at Overlook House!

  118. Pamela starks August 11, 2015 at 10:58 pm #

    pick me pick me for me and my bestie!!! Love organic beer!

  119. Nieves August 12, 2015 at 12:46 am #

    I have never gone. . Would love to go! :)

  120. Stephanie August 12, 2015 at 6:05 am #

    I’d love to attend this beerfest, it’s one of the few I haven’t had an opportunity to check out! A ticket package would be the perfect birthday surprise this weekend! Pick me ;-)

  121. Jamie August 12, 2015 at 7:40 am #

    We have an amazing time every year at this festival. Would love to go again.

  122. Soco August 12, 2015 at 9:07 am #

    If it’s not too late please choose me!! I’d like to attend because the thought of going back to school leads me to want some good beer!! Cheers!

  123. Kelly August 12, 2015 at 9:32 am #


  124. Liz August 12, 2015 at 9:45 am #

    I want free tickets!!!

  125. Jacob August 12, 2015 at 9:46 am #

    Gimme them tickets

  126. Liz August 12, 2015 at 9:48 am #


  127. Colin August 12, 2015 at 9:52 am #

    A few years back at the NAOBF a huge branch fell off the big tree while we were sitting under it drinking. Overlook Park owes me a non-death defying experience!

  128. Leah August 12, 2015 at 11:25 am #

    This is the only brewers fest in PDX I haven’t attended-I would love to make it this year.

  129. Reed August 12, 2015 at 12:50 pm #

    aaaaaaaaaaaaand commented just in time


  130. RPB August 12, 2015 at 5:34 pm #

    The line-up of breweries looks amazing! I’d like to surprise my husband and father-in-law (who is visiting from India) with the best that Portland has to offer!

  131. Charlene August 12, 2015 at 7:08 pm #

    This is truly my first time at this. Never have been to any kind of brew fest, but my husband loves beer, and would be a fun date night. Yes I still ask my husband out on dates.

  132. Kileah August 12, 2015 at 7:16 pm #

    I’d love to attend this with my family! Husband and I enjoy brewing cider together every year like all proper hobbits do so getting to celebrate local brewing with others is always a plus!

  133. alicia August 12, 2015 at 9:47 pm #

    This would be a fun way to celebrate our anniversary!

  134. Lyle August 13, 2015 at 3:54 pm #

    My Aunt with leukemia can’t eat foods treated with pesticides. She is visiting Portland for the first time in my 5 years here and would love to taste some beers that our town is famous for.

  135. MIchelle August 13, 2015 at 4:58 pm #

    It seems only fair that I should win tickets to my favorite brew fest of the season. Doesn’t it?

  136. Ari Eicher August 13, 2015 at 5:12 pm #

    NAOBF is my favorite beer fest of the year! Pick me!

  137. Christine August 13, 2015 at 5:43 pm #

    Give me beer, or give me beer!!! Please…

  138. Makenzie August 14, 2015 at 4:19 am #

    Please pick my husband and I! We are on our first vacation alone, without family, and we chose Portland! Within two years we met online, got married and had a baby! Our nine month-old is staying with my parents for the week. We could really use a drink!

  139. Angela August 14, 2015 at 8:36 am #

    Sounds like my husband’s kind of event.

  140. Benita August 14, 2015 at 9:18 am #

    Lived here a year and I seem to always miss the beer festivals. I love Oregon beer, it’s amazing. To top it off, I have a cousin in town and we have both never been to a beer festival. Ohhhh please pick me :) I’d be forever grateful.

  141. Julie August 14, 2015 at 11:10 am #

    Whoever said diamonds are a girl’s best friend was wrong. It’s beer.

  142. Charles C August 14, 2015 at 9:31 pm #

    I’m working on my best pallets! Food, wine, and Beer! Organic would bring a whole new level of earth flavors into the simple equation of observation. Taste the rain… Beerbow :-?

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