Region's Largest Cider Festival Returns to the Pearl
What: 6th annual Cider Summit Portland, featuring over 150 ciders including regional favorites and international classics.
Where: Fields Neighborhood Park - NW 10th & Overton Street in the Pearl.
When: Friday, June 17th 3pm - 8pm
(VIP Session at 2pm, last pour: 7:45),
& Saturday, June 18th Noon - 5pm (last pour: 4:45).
Available tickets: Exclusive VIP admission from 2pm-3pm on Friday, session continues through 8pm. VIP tickets are sold exclusively online. General admission starts at 3pm Friday and continues through 8pm. Saturday admission is from 12pm-5pm. Re-entry allowed next day & anytime during sessions with event glass and wristband (worn on wrist). PLEASE NOTE: last pour is 10 minutes prior to the close of each session.
Ticket cost: $30-$45 (plus service charges where applicable) depending on type of ticket purchased and when ticket is purchased.
Additional features: Expanded food offerings from World Foods, Bushwhacker Cider, Streetcar Bistro, KRAVE Jerky and others. Oregon Fruit Products Fruit Cider Challenge, featuring pilot batch fruit ciders from several participating cideries with consumer vote to determine champion. Live music produced in conjunction with event beneficiary Cascade Blues Association featuring several of Portland's legendary artists.
Sponsors: Presented by World Foods Portland and Bushwhacker Cider. Supporting sponsors include Oregon Fruit Products, KRAVE Jerky, Hood River Juice, Unleashed by Petco, The Westin Portland, Maletis Beverage, and The Portland Streetcar. Media partners include 94/7 Alternative Portland, The Portland Mercury, and CIDERCRAFT Magazine.
Friday, June 17
3:00p Ben Rice - benricelive.com
4:30p Andy Stokes & Louis Pain - andystokesmusic.com
5:45p Robbie Laws & Ed Neumann - robbielawsmusic.com
Saturday, June 18
12:30p Norman Sylvester Trio - normansylvester.com
2:00p Jim Mesi & Steve Bradley - Jimmesi.com
3:15p Ellen Whyte Trio - ellenwhyte.com
Additional info: Contact CiderSummit@earthlink.net