Allied Arts of Yakima Valley
Fresh Hop Ale Festival
Oct. 4, Yakima, Wash. FreshHopAleFestival.com
"The Yakima Valley produces 77% of America's hops used for brewing. This sixth annual event features beers brewed using 'wet' Yakima hops," said Nasiatka and Ruschmann. Rattlesnake Mountain Brewery, (pictured) will be one of the 12 or more microbreweries from the Pacific Northwest and northern California participating in this year's festival.