No Festival in 2018

Hi Oregon fermentation fans! We are taking the year off to work on other fermentation projects, so there won’t be a summer festival this year. Look for us again in summer 2019! And keep your fermenting going by joining us on our sister site, Fermenters Club!

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Winter Fermentation Festival in San Diego

Time to escape the depths of our wet and cold winter, and head south! Our sister festival happens on February 11 in San Diego! Come join the fun in the sun! A day-long, family friendly outdoor festival celebrating fermented foods and beverages, local food and wellness. Featuring: Workshops and demos from experts on how to make and enjoy fermented foods and beverages DIY Sauerkraut stations Keynote address by Dr. Rob Knight,…

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How to Stay Cool 💨 in the Heat!

It’s supposed to be in the 90’s on Festival Day. We will have plenty of shade for you to keep cool. Here are some additional ways to beat the heat. 1. Wear cotton or other breathable fabrics. 2. Wear sunscreen. 3. Drink lots of water – before, during and after! 4. Wear a hat. 5. Bring a bandana that can be soaked in water to wrap around your neck. This…

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Here is the Final 2017 Workshop and Demo Schedule!

Here are the presenters and demo times at the Festival! Read more about the experts and the presentations here! One of the main reasons we created our festivals is to educate people on the importance and joy of homemade fermented foods. As such, we curate an all-star lineup of experts and personalities who share their passion and expertise. We’ve built an amazing lineup for this year’s Festival! 11:30a Fermented Foods,…

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Volunteer Applications Open August 14!

Applications for volunteers for the 3rd annual Oregon Fermentation Festival will open Monday, August 14! We take pride in the fact that the Festival is a grass-roots, community-based event. Having volunteer staff helps us keep costs low and truly makes it a labor of love! In exchange for three hours of service at the Festival, volunteers receive a General Admission pass and a volunteer t-shirt. Apply to be a Volunteer!…

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