Heart of the Valley HomebrewersThe Heart of the Valley Homebrewers Oregon Homebrew Festival is this Saturday the 16th. This is the 27th annual celebration and we’re very excited to be hosting! Here are the details from their website:

The 27th Annual Heart of the Valley Homebrewers Oregon Homebrew Festival will be held on May 16, 2009 at Calapooia Brewing in Albany, OR. This is an AHA and BJCP sanctioned competition, and a qualifying event for the Masters Championship of Amateur Brewing (MCAB).
We will be judging the 28 2008 Recognized BJCP Beer, Mead, and Cider Styles. Join us on Saturday afternoon for a gigantic raffle, equipment swap, homebrew information, and more!

Festival Schedule
Friday, May 15
7:00 pm New Judge Training
Saturday, May 16
8:30-9:00 Judge Registration
8:30-11:00 Equipment swap registration/drop off
9:00 am Judging starts
11:00 am Equipment swap starts
1:00 pm Guest Speaker, TBA
2:30 pm BOS judging/Raffle
4:00 pm Awards Ceremony

See you Saturday and good luck to all the entrants!

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