Press Release – August 10, 2010
Mt. Hood Resorts
Blondes! Reds! And Blues?
The Resort at The Mountain to showcase Oregon beer, food and music at the
1st Annual Mt. Hood Blues & Brews festival
WELCHES (Mt. Hood), Ore. – (Aug. 10, 2010) – The Resort at The Mountain (The Resort), a premier golf, spa and ski destination in the western highlands of Mt. Hood, is pleased to host a day of beer, food and blues at the 1st Annual Mt. Hood Blues & Brews festival on Saturday, September 4 from 12 to 8 p.m.
Some of Oregon’s regional breweries will fill pints for a day full of beer tasting at The Resort. Participating breweries include Fearless, Point Blank Distributing, Mt. Hood Brewery, Portland Brewing, Pyramid Brewery and Hood River Distillers. Brewmasters will also be on hand to make recommendations.
Attendees can pair their beers with dishes prepared by select restaurants including Altitude, El Burro, Rendezvous, Wraptitude and Sandy Brew Pub. A stage set up on the green will host live blues music starting at noon with performances by Gary Hobbs, Tim Olson and Jim Greeninger.
For guests who want to stay for the weekend, The Resort is offering the Mt. Hood Blues & Brews package for Saturday, September 4. The package includes discounted overnight reservations, 20 beverage sampler tokens, $20 in food tokens to be used at the event and a breakfast brunch for two the following morning. Pricing for the Mt. Hood Blues & Brews package starts at $139. Guests can arrive early or stay late with discounted rooms offered at $69 per night for Thursday, Friday, Sunday and Monday the week of the event.
Admission to the festival is free. Sample beers are $1.00 and full cups are $4.00. Food prices vary by vendor. For more information about the event or to make a reservation visit http://www.TheResort.com.
About The Resort at The Mountain
The Resort at The Mountain is located at 68010 E. Fairway Avenue in Welches, Ore., at the western base of Mt. Hood. The Resort has something for everyone with activities including golf, spa, skiing, fly fishing, croquet and tennis, along with 18,000 square feet of flexible meeting and banquet space. In 2009, The Resort completed a $14 million renovation and expansion to offer high-end accommodations and public areas that are ideal for both corporate meetings and leisure travelers. The Resort is a member of Stash Hotel Rewards™, a point-based rewards program that allows guests at independent hotels to quickly earn free stays at participating properties. For reservations, call toll-free (877) 439-6774. Contact The Resort at The Mountain directly at (503) 622-3101 or visit http://www.TheResort.com.