We're excited to celebrate the release of this year's B-Bomb, our annual bourbon barrel-aged winter ale! B-Bomb, formerly known as Bourbon Abominable, will be released in our Urban Beer Garden on "B-Bomb Friday", November 24th. B-Bomb will be on-tap and available to-go in 22oz bottles at 11am. At 5pm, the legendary Yeti will join the party to help us tap three release-party-only B-Bomb infusions! B-Bomb bottles are $20 each with a four bottle limit per person. Distribution will follow after the event.
The ever-popular Winter Beer Festival, December 1st and 2nd, 2017, takes place at Building 30 in Magnuson Park in the Sand Point neighborhood of Seattle. This holiday tasting event, benefits the Washington Brewers Guild and will feature more than 50 local breweries. This year’s beer lineup will include dark malty stouts, robust winter warmers, barrel-aged gems and many more unique beers. More details and tickets here.
The 6th Cascadia Grains Conference will bring together 300 farmers, bakers, brewers, distillers, brokers, investors, policy-makers, and others to strengthen the role of grains in the agricultural and food economy of the maritime Pacific Northwest.
The day long event features workshops and hands-on classes that focus on three value-added grain enterprises: poultry and livestock feed, brewing and distilling, and artisan baking. Over the last three years the conference has developed into key educational event for producers and end-users and a wonderful opportunity to network and collaborate along the value chain. Also included will be a resource fair and networking sessions over breakfast, lunch and dinner. The conference will conclude with a Best of the Cascades Tasting tour featuring local breweries and distilleries.
Come celebrate with PNA--it’s their 30th year of Winter Beer Tastes! Admission includes your choice of 10 generous tastes, including popular winter ales and special 30th anniversary brews from over 35 craft breweries. There will also be pub style snacks and an awesome silent auction of beer paraphernalia!
This November, on an island far, far away; but not THAT far... a Beer Festival is being thrown! The streets will be shut down to host a weekend of drinking, dancing, and NovemBEER events all across Orcas Island. 20+ breweries from around the North Puget Sound region will be in attendance for a destination beer festival like no other. More details and tickets here.
Join the March of Dimes for their annual gathering of the area’s finest culinary talent and beverage producers in support of the March of Dimes. Upon arrival, you will enjoy a 90-minute tasting experience before taking your seat for the Live Auction and Fund the Mission. Enjoy dessert while you bid on unique packages, raising your paddle and giving generously to help babies.
DON'T MISS THE LARGEST SEATTLE-BREWERIES-ONLY TASTING EVENT OF THE YEAR--80+ BEERS FROM LOCAL SEATTLE BREWERIES!
Cups will runneth over at Seattle Magazine’s 4th Annual BREW Seattle tasting event. The city's largest local-breweries-only tasting event (with cideries too!) features breweries located within Seattle, tapping the local creativity popping up all over our Emerald City.
The 4th annual South Sound Craft Beer Festival will feature 35 Washington breweries pouring over 150 craft beers. Washington brewers will feature Fall seasonals and the very first tastes of winter beers during this indoor festival at the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall. In addition to great Washington beer, there will be food available for purchase.
Join us for the 2017 March of Dimes Signature Chefs, a benefit for babies, an event to raise funds for the campaign to end prematurity. The event is a culinary showcase, featuring Seattle’s top culinary masters as well as local beverage producers. Amidst a lively party atmosphere and exiting entertainment, guests will enjoy exquisite cuisine, spirited cocktails, local beer and wine, and enticing silent and live auction packages. We hope to see you there!
The Blackbird has curated a list of their favorite breweries to bring you sours, barrel-aged beers, fresh hops, and one-offs! Each brewery will be pouring 4-5 beers. Participating breweries include yours truly, Young Buck, Firestone Walker, Cascade Brewing, Grand Teton, Deschutes, and Pfriem. More details and tickets here.
Join Make-A-Wish Alaska and Washington for the 1st annual Wishtoberfest where you can enjoy a night out while raising money for local wishes. Mingle with friends, taste local beverages, participate in the silent auction and raffle, enjoy delicious food, challenge a friend to a yard game or two, and dance the night away—all to raise money for the courageous kids.
It's time for The Steel Barrel's second annual Fremont Brewing Fresh Hop festival! They'll have each of our Field To Ferment Fresh Hop Ales on tap, as well as our Cowiche Canyon! Hope to see you there :-)
We are teaming up with Nectar Wine & Beer in Spokane for an epic five course beer dinner that is guaranteed to tempt your taste buds. Chef Steven Swanson has created a menu that pairs perfectly with five of our most delicious beers. Guests will enjoy a four ounce pour of each beer with every course. Additional beer will be available for purchase.
Check out the menu and secure your spot. Only 24 tickets will be sold for this event.
Calling all Washington craft beer and outdoor enthusiasts - The 2017 Seattle Beers Made by Walking special tapping event is coming to Naked City Brewery & Taphouse this Oct. 7th from 1:00-5:00pm! Beers Made By Walking invites brewers to go on nature hikes and make new beers inspired by plants observed on the trail. Each beer is a unique, drinkable portrait of the landscape. This event showcases 10 place-based beers from 10 Washington breweries inspired by one of three trails and hikes they attended over the summer organized by Washington Wild. Hikes included the Upper CCC Trail, Wallace Falls, and Cherry Creeks Falls.
All of the breweries participating are Partners of the Washington Wild Brewshed Alliance, an outreach program of Washington Wild that helps people make a simple connection: healthy watersheds mean clean water, and clean water makes better beer.
Beer, pasta, mustard, wine, popsicles, chocolate, sausage, crackers, and ice cream! Come sample tasty goodness from 55 different Seattle-based food and beverage makers at the Taste of Seattle Made. Your ticket gets you 7 alcohol pours and unlimited food samples.
Be sure to also check out the Central Co-op Lounge – get your photo taken, play a few carnival games, and enter the Seattle Made social media contest!
There are plenty of other places in the state that offer an Oktoberfest, but the team behind Bier on the Pier wanted something more unique: a small town feel with local food vendors and Pacific Northwest based breweries and cideries. We'll hope you'll join us to support their mission!
This is Brouwer's 2nd annual celebration of our Fresh Hop beers! This much anticipated event will showcase our fresh hop seasonal Field to Ferment, Cowiche Canyon Fresh Hop, and some of our barrel aged beers. Tap & Bottle List will include: Field to Ferment - Centennial, Field to Ferment - Amarillo, Field to Ferment - Citra, Cowiche Canyon Fresh Hop, Brew 2000, and 2014 Bourbon Barrel Aged Dark Star!
Voted one of the top ten beer festivals in the nation, Fresh Hop Ale Festival is a celebration of the hop and craft beer industry. The Yakima Valley produces 75% of the United States' hop crop, and this festival showcases the unique beers that are produced with Yakima valley's hops. For a beer to be considered a “fresh hop ale,” it must be produced with Yakima Valley hops that were picked no more than 24 hours prior to brewing. This is a one-of-a-kind beer festival that is only possible in the heart of hop country!
We are taking over the taps at Whole Foods Market Westlake's Spike and Steam bar! Stop in for a beer (many that are not even available in our Urban Beer Garden!), meet our team, and graze on Washington's own CB's Nuts roasted peanuts. Small bites from Whole Foods Market Chef Hayden will be available for purchase.
Tap List: Helles Lager, Universale, Lush, Brother, Field to Ferment Centennial & Amarillo, Belgian Wit, 2017 Bourbon Barrel Aged Dark Star (!!), and Smoked Imperial Brown Ale.
Join us in our Urban Beer Garden for the release of our Cowiche Canyon Fresh Hop Ale! Cowiche is brewed from select organic hops grown in the Cowiche Canyon of the Yakima Valley which are harvested and placed into our kettle within 24 hours, creating a unique, once-a-year beer. We make Cowiche Canyon ale in partnership with hop-growing wizards from the Yakima Valley in an effort to expand the organic hop industry in Washington State...Because Organic Hops Matter! A portion of all sales fund the Cowiche Canyon Conservancy.
For more information on our organic hop efforts, click here.
The Inland Northwest Craft Beer Festival will welcome 41 craft breweries pouring more than 150 types of beer. To commemorate America’s other favorite pastime, the event will be held at Avista Stadium and features live music, great food, and baseball-themed fun.
The Washington Beer Commission is excited to announce that the Washington Beer Collaboration Festival will return to the South Lake Union Discovery Center lawn on August 19, 2017. This festival will feature 25 unique collaboration beers from 50 different Washington breweries. These beers will highlight the creativity and collaborative spirit of the Washington Beer community. This is an outdoor tented event.
This 200+ mile bicycle ride is the largest multi-day bicycle event in the Northwest, with up to 10,000 participants riding from Seattle to Portland in one or two days. The route takes you through the scenic valleys, forests, and farmlands of western Washington and Oregon.
And guess what?! This year, they'll be featuring Fremont beer! We'll be there for you at the midpoint in Centralia and at the finish line in Holladay Park. Because Beer Matters.
More info and registration here.
The 7th annual Bremerton Summer Brewfest is a two day event on the Bremerton waterfront, just a short walk from the Seattle - Bremerton ferry! This event features 30+ Washington breweries pouring more than 100 craft beers. To celebrate the Summer, Washington brewers will be focusing on fruit infused beers. Come to the Bremerton Summer Brewfest to learn more from Washington's expert brewers while you enjoy live music and local food.
We are excited to be the official beer sponsor for the 2017 Seattle to Portland bike ride! Join us in our Urban Beer Garden for our STP Kickoff Party! We'll be joined by the fine folks from Cascade Bicycle Club, Nuun, and Clif. If you show up wearing the Oldest STP Jersey or have a top "Fix a Flat" time, you can win one of the following prizes:
- Fremont Brewing bike jersey
- Cascade Ortlieb Backpack
- Nuun Hydration Pack & More
- Clif Bike Kit & 2018 STP Comp
Winners will be announced at 7:30pm. We'll also have our I Can't Feel My...Kolsch, brewed just for the STP, on tap! Hope to see you there.