• Over 130 different saké samples
  • Premium saké from around the globe

About Saké Fest PDX

Portlanders will gather in the Oregon Ballroom at the Oregon Convention Center,  Wednesday 21 June 2017 - 5:30 pm to 9:00 pm - to experience the finest Japanese and US sake brands, as part of the 7th annual Saké Fest PDX. Saké Fest PDX is the only event of its kind in the Northwest.

EARLY Admission Option Returns for 2017

Enhance your Saké Fest PDX experience and enjoy early access to all food & beverage tasting tables for an additional hour before the regular admission guests. Only 100 tickets are available for early admission at 5:30. Includes FREE souvenir tasting glass sponsored by SakéOne.

Your ticket includes:

All food and all saké sampling stations - even rare & premium saké varieties - while learning how to pair the traditional Japanese drink with a wide variety of food, including cheese, desserts, chocolate and a wide range of fusion, Asian and continental cuisines.

All Saké Fest PDX tickets also include a FREE souvenir tasting glass sponsored by SakéOne .

Tickets for the event are $55 per person regular admission; $75 per person early admission - in advance online, (sorry, no phone orders). Attendees must be 21 or older to attendProper ID required for admission. Limited tickets will be available at the door for $65 at 6:30 pm. NO Ticketing Fees. Same prices as last year.

During the event, you may be photographed or filmed by a Saké Fest PDX authorized photographer or videographer. Your attendance serves as permission for the use of your image by Sake Fest PDX.

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Saké is more than a drink to be served with Japanese food

It is a beverage that is as versatile as wine. It can be enjoyed with cheese, chocolates, and all varieties of ethnic foods. Similar in profile to wine, saké is valued for its fragrance, impact, sweet or dry finish, acidity, presence and complexity.

Many premium and several rare saké will be available to taste, as well as micro brewed "jizake", which means small, regional saké brewer. Prominent local chefs will prepare and serve a selection of food samples that complement any type of saké.

Saké Fest was created in Philadelphia by Ed Markus & David Wagner, owners of Event Navigators, an international event production company specializing in fundraising events for non-profit organizations.

For additional information - RSVP@EventNavigators.com 

Saké Fest PDX video

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