The Wedge 2012: Portland Cheese Festival @ Green Dragon | Beer, Games, Cheese-Eating Contest

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The Wedge: Portland Celebrates Cheese Festival
October 6, 2012 | 10AM-4PM | Suggested $5 donation to support the nonprofit Oregon Cheese Guild

Green Dragon
928 Southeast 9th Avenue Portland, OR 97214
(503) 517-0660 | More info: www.pdxgreendragon.com

The country’s top artisan, specialty and farmstead cheesemakers will take over Southeast Portland for The Wedge: Portland Celebrates Cheese Festival on Saturday, October 6th from 10:00am to 4:00pm. Come sample some of the Nation’s finest handcrafted cheeses and meet their award-winning makers at this farmer’s market style event.

The day will also include seminars in beer, spirits & cheese pairings, preparation and fresh cheese making, as well as games, kid-friendly activities and an Artisan Grilled Cheese Bar by Rogue Ales & Spirits. The Buckman Botanical Brewery will also crown a new champion in the Cheese-Eating Contest.

The Oregon Cheese Guild suggests a $5 entry donation, the proceeds of which will help the nonprofit Guild grown Oregon’s artisan cheesemaker community.