Thanks for coming to the 2022

Oregon Cheese Festival!

Save the Dates March 11 & 12, 2023

Jackson County Expo in Central Point, OR

Come and celebrate cheese and everything that goes with it – in person once again. Sample and purchase local, artisan cheese, specialty foods, beer, wine, and cider.

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WHEN: Saturday, April 2nd from 11am-5pm and Sunday, April 3rd from 11am-4pm.

WHERE: Jackson County Expo, Seven Feathers Event Center, 1 Peninger Rd in Central Point.

WHAT: Taste and buy cheese, drinks, and accompaniments from artisan and specialty producers from Oregon and beyond. Treat yourself to beverages by the glass and food carts. Celebrate cheese together again!

WHO: This year’s event will be for cheese lovers 21 and over.

TICKETS: $20 advance for one day general admission, $25 at the door. Beverage sampling $15 add-on ($20 at the door) and includes a commemorative glass to keep. VIP early early entry for Saturday (10am) with goodie bag $20 supplement. Two Day Pass + Drink Tastings + Early Saturday Entry + Goodie Bag = $70.

COVID policies: at the current time all COVID restrictions have been lifted. If conditions at the time of the event present increased risk to the community or vendors, event organizers may ask attendees and vendors for either proof of COVID-19 vaccination OR a negative COVID test from an approved provider. 

Pets are not allowed: Oregon law prohibits all animals except for service animals in grocery stores, restaurants, and other food establishments.


Proceeds from the Oregon Cheese Festival go to Oregon’s artisan cheesemakers and to the nonprofit Oregon Cheese Guild, a collaborative effort to increase awareness of Oregon’s artisanal cheeses, create educational opportunities, and provide a platform for cooperation and shared resources among Oregon cheesemakers.

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