Hammer N'Ales Brewfest takes place at Seven Feathers Casino Resort on July 22 – NRToday.com

CANYONVILLE — The fourth annual Hammer N’Ales Brewfest will take place from 3 to 10 p.m. Saturday, July 22, at Seven Feathers Casino Resort.

This event is the signature fundraiser of the year for local nonprofit Umpqua Valley Habitat for Humanity. The event marks the start for Roseburg Beer Week, set for July 22-29.

“People are welcome to come and taste craft brews and ciders from a variety of local and regional craft breweries,” said Habitat for Humanity board chairwoman Cheri Page.

The Brewfest will feature musical entertainment that opens with the Heavy Chevy Band from Eugene playing rock at 4 p.m. followed by five-time Grammy winner Robert Cray at 8 p.m. bringing his signature blend of blues, soul and rhythm n’ blues.

The event will host about 78 brews on tap for guests to taste. About 10 independent brewery booths will be available. Tables and chairs will be scattered throughout the event with concert seating provided for the music.

Food will be available for purchase in an outdoor food truck court linked to the main convention center at Seven Feathers where the event will take place. People can choose from four vendors including Rolling Thunder Barbecue, IdleYld Lodge, Wrappin’ and Rollin’ and the Bun Stuffer.

The event is sponsored by Seven Feathers Casino Resort, with all proceeds benefiting Umpqua Valley Habitat for Humanity. Last year 700 guests attended the event and raised $45,000.

Money raised from the event have helped the local Habitat for Humanity build 12 homes in the 20 years the nonprofit has been in Douglas County.

“We provide a hand up for people who would never qualify for a conventional home loan,” Page said. The nonprofit assists families earning within 35-65 percent of the median household income for Douglas County to purchase and build their own

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