Fresh Hop Ale Festival
One of the country's top 10 beer festivals! Celebrate the Yakima Valley fresh hops while supporting local arts and science organizations.
The Fresh Hop Ale Festival continues to be held in downtown Yakima Washington hosting more than 60 breweries and seven thousand guests and is recognized by numerous beer publications as one of the nation’s best beer festivals. It is a magical time of year where friends from around the world come to Yakima to sample amazing seasonal fresh hop beers. Raise your glass to beer and cheers to the local arts and science programs made possible by the festival!