Bend Brewfest Kicks Off Thursday to Benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Oregon & Neighbor Impact
Bend, Oregon- Bend Brewfest celebrates 10 years of bringing fine brews to the masses at the Les Schwab Amphitheater with 60 breweries pouring more than 140 delicious craft beers. This yearâ€™s festival will also feature an expanded selection of hard-to-find, limited-release â€œX-Tapâ€ beers from participating breweries.
Location: Les Schwab Amphitheater, Bend, Oregon
Dates & Times:
Thursday, August 15, 3-11p.m.
Friday, August 16, 3-11p.m.
Saturday, August 17, noon-11p.m.
(children welcome each day until 7p.m.)
Cost: Admission is free, and those who wish to taste the beers may purchase a collectible 2013 Bend Brewfest mug and beer tokens for $12.
Proceeds will benefit local nonprofit organizations: NeighborImpact, which helps families access skills for success, family services, financial assistance, food, housing, heat and energy assistance; and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Oregon mentoring programs.