The Gorge Blues & Brews Festival hits the Skamania County Fairgrounds in Stevenson this Friday and Saturday, June 21-22.
Start your weekend off right on Friday night when all things local are featured from 6 to 10 p.m. Walking Man Brewery, Backwoods Brewing, Thunder Island Brewing and Jester and Judge Cider Company will be pouring their tasty brews and there will be a nice selection of local wine. A variety of food vendors will be serving up phenomenal flavors to mix and match with your beverage of choice.
Big River Blues Band and Johnny Dodds will be on the stage.
Admission is free Friday night!
On Saturday, the festival is packed with excitement from 2 until 10 p.m.
Sixteen craft breweries will be representing the Columbia River Gorge and southwestern Washington. The beer line-up includes Walking Man, Backwoods, Thunder Island, Everybody’s, pFreim, Doomsday, Mill City, Dwinell Country Ales, Double Mountain, Full Sail, Freebridge, Beerded Brothers and more.
Revel in continuous live blues music filling the air with bands on two stages. Music will flow between Riverview Community Bank’s main stage and the Big River Grill stage featuring, Big River Blues Band, Mark Hurwitz & Gin Creek, Karen Lovely, Rich Layton & Tough Town, Kenny Lee & The Sundowners, Franco & The Stingers, Doug Rowells Flying Guitar Circus, featuring Peter Dammon & Timothy James and finishing off the night with Johnny Wheels and the Swamp Donkeys!
Admission is open to those 21 years and over only on both days.
Admission on Saturday is $25 per person and includes a commemorative glass and five tasting tokens.