Lutherfest 2018 - A Beer and Cheese Pairing Benefit February 25th, 2018 at 2-4:30pm

Reforming for 500 Years, Serving OSU since 1926

When & Where

  • Sunday, February 25, 2018, 2:00-4:30pm (doors open at 1:30pm)
  • Boulder Falls Event Center
    (adjacent to the Best Western Boulder Falls Inn)
    605 Mullins Dr. | Lebanon, Oregon



Once again we welcome expert presenters from OSU to talk about craft brewing and artisan cheese making in Oregon. They will also introduce our featured brewers and cheese-makers.

  • Kaylyn Kirkpatrick is a Master of Science student in the Food Science and Technology program. She focuses on hop and yeast interaction studies being conducted in Dr. Thomas Shellhammer’s lab.
  • Robin Frojen is the OSU Creamery and Cheese Pilot Plant Manager. She brings a wealth of experience from the research and industry side of dairy production.


  • Because you’ll have the time of your life at this unique celebration welcoming Lutheran Campus Ministry's new campus pastor.
  • All ticket sales support Luther House programming in 2018
  • You have a chance to visit with current active Luther House students
  • You’ll meet old friends and make new acquaintances
  • The joy of tasting new beers and cheeses


Please call Luther House at 541-753-5213 for ticket availability

Advance tickets are required, available online only. No tickets will be sold at the door. Ticket sales open December 1 and close February 16, 2018 or when they are sold out — whichever comes first. So make sure to request your tickets early!

Once again we are providing a Gluten Free food option and an Alcohol Free option for our guests. You can choose one of these options by selecting the corresponding Ticket Option. Guests with either of these options will pick up a place-card at the event to ensure the catering staff serve them the correct items.

Individual tickets are $50 each. A table of 8 is $350 (a savings of $50).

Ticket options are:

  • Regular Ticket – featured appetizers, featured cheeses, and featured beers
  • Gluten Free Ticket – gluten free appetizers, featured cheeses, and sparkling cider (sorry, no gluten free beer)
  • Alcohol Free Ticket – featured appetizers and cheeses, sparkling cider
  • Table of 8 – featured appetizers, featured cheeses, and featured beers for 8 people. There will be a text box where you can indicate how many of your party need the Gluten Free (GF) food option &/or the Alcohol Free (AF) option.

Please note your preference where indicated on PayPal ticket purchase form.

Make a Donation

If you can’t attend Lutherfest 2018 but would like to support the cause anyway, you can still make a donation in support of Luther House:


We are so grateful to our generous sponsors who are underwriting this year’s costs of Lutherfest. Without them we could not bring you such a fabulous, fun-filled and tasty celebration. Major sponsors are:

If you are interested in sponsoring this event, please contact either Pastor Mike Ostrom at Luther House, 541-753-5213, or Hal Dick at

Questions & Inquires

Contact us at or 541-753-5213

Photos From Previous Lutherfest Events