October 13, 2017 4:40 a.m.
Umqpua Brew Fest is happening Saturday.
Umpqua Watersheds is hosting the 8th annual event from 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the Douglas County Fairgrounds. Those attending will enjoy craft beer from Douglas County and around the region. Ciders, meads and wines will be available as well, along with non-alcoholic beverages. Food will be for sale too.
The event features music from Cast of Clowns, Phamous Phaces, and Antonucci Collective. The festival also features the Iron Chef Competition, where local breweries and culinary artists pair up to create brew/food combinations.
Admission to the Brew Fest is $10 which includes a glass and four tasting tickets. This is a 21 and over event. Umpqua Watersheds will provide information about the Umpqua River System, and the importance of clean water.
For more information, go to www.umpquabrewfest.com.