Oktoberfest for a Cause Comes to Portland Heathman Restaurant

 
 
for Those Traveling to and from Oregon; Space Travel
     
 

Oktoberfest for a Cause Comes to Portland Heathman Restaurant

Published 09/07/2010

(Portland, Oregon) – Time to raise your beer stein and celebrate Oktoberfest to help raise a roof for Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East. The Oktoberfest event, sponsored by The Campbell Group, will be held Thursday, October 21, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Heathman Restaurant & Bar. Tickets are $75 and include a selection of microbrews from Full Sail Brewing, wine from Westrey Wine Co., and traditional Alsace and German cuisine prepared by Culinary Director Philippe Boulot.

Specialties include house-made boudin blanc, spicy pork sausage, charcuterie platters, pâté du maison and house-made spaetzle. There will be live music and an auction to raise additional funds to build a home for a local Habitat for Humanity family.

Purchase tickets online at www.oktoberfestpdx.com or call 503-287-9529 x 25 for more information.

Habitat for Humanity Portland/Metro East serves Multnomah County and northern Clackamas County. No other housing organization in the Portland/Metro East area offers a no-interest mortgage, giving Habitat the ability to reach out to families one step away from homelessness. Habitat sells the homes at cost, making no profit. Houses are sold below market value because of volunteer labor and donations. Families pay a 1 percent down payment on a 0 percent interest mortgage. Instead of being in a vulnerable and fragile economic position, Habitat families find themselves in a position of strength. www.habitatportlandmetro.org

The independent and employee-owned Full Sail Brewery is perched on a bluff in Hood River, Oregon, overlooking the most epic wind and kite surfing spot in the world. 47 specialists in the liquid refreshment arts are crafting barley and hops into their varied beers. The Full Sail crew has been fermenting godlike nectar since 1987. Their award-winning brews are now available in nineteen states. The Full Sail Tasting Room and Pub is open seven days a week. The public can tour the brewery or just soak up the view. www.fullsailbrewing.com

Gourmet Magazine recently recognized the Heathman as one of Portland’s best restaurants in the 2005 Restaurant Guide. Recipient of the James Beard Best Chef: Pacific NW award in 2001, Culinary Director Philippe Boulot partners with the region’s select growers, producers and vintners to find the highest quality ingredients. Boulot was honored by the Academie Culinaire de France as the Academie’s Chef of the Year. The Heathman Restaurant also offers casual dining in the adjacent Marble Bar and outside at the sidewalk café. Cocktails and live jazz are available in the intimate Tea Court. For more information, call 503-790-7752 or visit www.heathmanrestaurantandbar.com. The Heathman Restaurant and Bar is located at 1001 SW Broadway in downtown Portland’s cultural district.

The Campbell Group, LLC is a full-service timberland investment management company headquartered in Portland, Oregon. The company is focused exclusively on acquiring and managing high quality, investment grade forestland on behalf of institutional investors to produce excellent risk-adjusted returns. In 2008, in commemoration of the company’s 25th anniversary the firm created “Grow the Good” as a way of continuing the spirit of giving on which the company was founded. The goal is to grow a designated amount of seed money and use it to improve the lives of people in their respective communities. www.campbellgroup.com

 

 
     

Explore Oregon's Regions

 

Oregon Coast

Portland
Portland Restaurants, Dining

Columbia Gorge

Eastern Oregon

Yamhill Wine Country

Southern Oregon

Central Oregon

Willamette Valley

International, United States Travel, Attractions, Flight Deals

Travel News

OregonTravelDaily home

Contact OregonTravelDaily.com

Subscribe to this travel news feed in a reader

 
     

 

Latest Travel News

 


Oregon Wine Country Thanksgiving a Giant Feast for Senses
Three days of awesome wine get paired with killer scenery and fabulous food at the Oregon Wine Country Thanksgiving this week
Why Are There No Dinosaur Bones in Oregon? Surprising Science
You may be wondering why you never hear about dinosaur bones being found in Oregon. No T Rex. No Triceratops. Paleontology, Portland, Wine Country, Eastern Oregon, Cascades
Be Your Own Ragnar or Floki: Viking Tourism in N. America
It turns out, several sights in North America may have some Viking visitation remnants - although the sad news is only one is confirmed to be so. Canada, East Coast, Rhode Island, Minnesota, Massac...
Oregon Wine Country Lodging: A Most Delicious Bit of Travel Advice
For those venturing out to this lush and lovely land of vineyards, hills and wide open skies, here's a few suggestions on where to stay. Yamhill County, McMinnville, Newberg, Dayton, Carlton, Dunde...
Oregon Star Parties for Total Lunar Eclipse on April 15
Get ready for a pair of OMSI Star Parties of a spectacular sort where you'll get a distinctive view of a total lunar eclipse