Outstanding cuisine from Oregon's seven regions

The ninth largest state in the country is No. 1 in our hearts. Oregon boasts tastes as varied and breathtaking as its geography. Here, home is more than 98,000 square miles of everything you need and whatever you want —
conveniently recast in the comfortable surroundings of the Rose Quarter.

Black Star Grill Portlandia

City Slickers Portlandia

Jenny's Flare Portlandia

Ogawas Eastern Oregon

Smoke & Brine Portlandia

Chicagoland Food Cart - Portlandia

Dump Truck Food Cart - Portlandia

Empanadas Maria Elbas Food Cart - Hood River

NE Creperie Food Cart - Portlandia

Pidgin Hole Food Cart - Portlandia

The Döner Haus Food Cart - Portlandia

The Seven Regions

Oregon Wine Pavilion presented by Willamette Valley Vineyards

By the numbers, Oregon is home to 18 separate wine growing regions hosting more than 1,000 vineyards that feed 700-plus wineries. What’s that mean for you? Options. Lots of options. Exactly like you’ll find at the Bite.

Acrobat Winery Willamette Valley

Artem Wine Company Willamette Valley

Catman Cellars Portlandia

Hood Crest Winery Mt. Hood/The Gorge

Naked Winery Mt. Hood/The Gorge

Outdoor Vino Mt. Hood/The Gorge

Willamette Valley Vineyards Willamette Valley

Craft Beer Garden

From the industry pioneers to the newest generation of mad scientists, you can find Oregon’s award-winning brewers hard at work in every corner of the state. Or you can find them at the Bite. Taste why the tastemakers turn to Oregon when they’re looking for a pint.

Breakside Brewery Portlandia - Wanderlust IPA & Pilsner

Boneyard Beer Central Oregon - RPM IPA & Skin n Bones ISA

Caldera Brewing Southern Oregon - Pilsner Bier & IPA

Deschutes Brewery Central Oregon - Fresh Squeezed IPA & Pacific Wonderland

Fort George Brewery Oregon Coast - Plaid Scotch Ale & Coffee Girl Imperial Stout

Lompoc Brewing Portlandia - Lompocker & Lomporter

Mazama Brewing Willamette Valley - Goldilocks Turmeric Saison & Tilikum Pale Ale

Ninkasi Brewing Company Willamette Valley - Pacific Rain NW Pale & Oktoberfest Festbier

Ordnance Brewing Eastern Oregon - Bloops & RX Pale Ale

pFriem Mt. Hood/The Gorge - Sour IPA & Fest Bier

Rusty Truck Brewing Co. Oregon Coast - Road Wrecker IPA & Fender Bender Amber Ale

2 Towns Ciderhouse Willamette Valley - Bad Apple & Cot in the Act

Portland Cider Company Portlandia - Sangria & Kinda Dry

Distillery Row

One bourbon. One vodka. One gin. Just maybe not all at once. To Oregon’s roster of renown wines and renown beers, there’s a growing list of renown spirits. Come and taste what the fuss is all about.

Crater Lake Spirits Central Oregon

Miru Vodka Portlandia

Vinn Distillery Portlandia

Wild Roots Central Oregon

Sweet Spot

Having enjoyed appetizers, and the finest offerings from throughout the state of Oregon, it’s time to go home. Just kidding. There’s still dessert. Of course there’s dessert. You’ve earned it.

BJ's Ice Cream Oregon Coast

Nineteen27 S'mores Portlandia

Such a Slush Portlandia

Tamarah Dates Portlandia

Oregon Commodity Commissions

Take the best local chefs, give them the best ingredients from the finest commissions and businesses around Oregon and then step back and let them create the best appetizers you’ve ever had. Available only at the Bite, it’s the perfect starter for your culinary tour of the state.

Oregon Trawl Commission Rock Fish

USA Pears Medford & Hood River Valley Pears

Iron Chef Oregon presented by Pacific Power

Winners from local competitions around the state square off to determine once and for all (until next year) who will walk away from the Bite as Oregon’s next Iron Chef. But wait, there’s more. There’s Iron Mixology. Take notes. Your next dinner party might depend on it.

Alejandro Cruz - Eugene Iron Chef Competitor

Josh Dorcak - Ashland Iron Chef Competitor

Briana Olvera - Portland Iron Chef Competitor

Jacob Way - McMinnville Iron Chef Competitor

Billy Buscher - 2016 Champion 2016 Bite of Oregon Iron Chef Champion

Josh Behrens - Bend Iron Mixologist Competitor

Danny Barnum - Eugene Iron Mixologist Competitor

Jon Davidson - Portland Iron Mixologist Competitor

Morgan Pharis - 2016 Champion 2016 Bite of Oregon Iron Mixologist Winner

Iron Chef Competition

Friday, Sept. 1, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Jacob Way, Competitor vs. Alejandro Cruz, Food Scene Eugene Iron Chef Winner

Friday, Sept. 1, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Briana Olvera, Competitor vs. Josh Dorcak, Ashland Culinary Festival Top Chef Winner

Saturday, Sept. 2, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Round 1 Winner vs. Round 2 Winner

Saturday, Sept. 2, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Semi Final Winner vs. 2016 Iron Chef Winner, Chef Billy Buscher

Iron Mixologist Competition

Saturday, Sept. 2, 1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. Josh Behrens, Bartender’s Brawl of Bend Winner vs. Danny Barnum, Food Scene Eugene’s Master Mixologist Winner

Saturday, Sept. 2, 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Jon Davidson, Portland Celebrity Bartender vs. Southern Oregon Mixologist

Sunday, Sept. 3, 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Round 1 Winner vs. Round 2 Winner

Sunday, Sept. 3, 7:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Semi Final Winner vs. 2016 Iron Mixologist Winner, Morgan Pharis

Sports Oregon presented by XFINITY

It’s hard to visit the Rose Quarter, home of the Trail Blazers and the Winter Hawks, without thinking about sports. Luckily, you don’t have to. Your favorite Oregon teams will be well represented in the Commons at the XFINITY Lounge.

Live Music

If you’re going to have a party, you better have some tunes. We’ve got music for the occasion, to keep you dancing while you dine. Or, if you like, you can dine while you dance. Depends on your point of view.


Kenny Polson
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Steve Adams
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Tracy Klas
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Thunder Road
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Tess Barr Band
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

One Brick Shy
8:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.


Bruce Thomas Smith
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

School of Rock Portland
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Acoustic Minds Duo
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Hit Machine
8:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.


Steve Adams
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Strawberry Roan
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

John Nilsen Swimfish
2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

26 East
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Nu Wavers
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Michelle DeCourcy
8:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.


New Iberians
12 p.m. - 1 p.m.

United by Music
1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Ellen Whyte
2:45 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.


Buy at the gate or online! Purchase your one day ticket, weekend pass or exclusive featured packages for The Bite of Oregon.

One Day Pass – $5 admission ticket good for one day at The Bite of Oregon


Weekend Pass – $10 ticket provides admission all weekend: 2018 dates coming soon!


Beer Enthusiast Package – 1 Adult Entry, 1 Beer Commemorative Beer Glass, 2 Beer Tickets, 4 $5 Vouchers to Restaurants/Food Carts


Date Night Package – Sold out! 2 Adult Entries, 2 Commemorative Wine Glasses, 4 Wine Tickets (House Wine), 2 $5 Vouchers to Restaurants/Food Carts

Tickets Coming Soon!


9/1: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.


9/2: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.


9/3: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.


9/4: 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.