A Volunteer’s Look Back At Feast Portland 2017


Pioneer Square the morning of Friday’s Grand Tasting—the calm before the storm. Weather was incredible that day.

Well, Feast has come and gone, and from all I’ve read and watched, as well as from my own experience, of course, it was a rousing success. Scenes from the four-day food and drink festival were plentiful on social media, and it’s no surprise that people were having a wonderful time, whether they were at one of the larger events like the Grand Tasting or the Night Market or the smaller, “fun-sized” events or classes. A good visual overview is via the #feastpdx hashtag on Instagram. Continue reading “A Volunteer’s Look Back At Feast Portland 2017”

Portland Area Food Events, September 7-14

Photo credit: Abbey Hendrickson

Play BINGO this week for a good cause.

Each week we will bring you a roundup of public food events in the Portland metro area. It’s not every single event that’s going on, but the ones in particular that catch our eye. Want to submit an event? Fill out this form. Listings curated by Meg Cotner.

High Proof PDX Book Launch
Thursday, Sept 7, 2017, 5pm
Bit House Saloon, 727 SE Grand, Portland

Celebrate Portland distilling with the first-ever guidebook to spirits tasting, written by Karen Locke. You can get a copy of the book and have her sign it. Cash bar, snacks provided as well as cocktails and swag from Portland-area distilleries, raffle giveaways from distilleries and Portland Distillery Passport, and… an ice luge. FREE, 21+ only. More information. Continue reading “Portland Area Food Events, September 7-14”