Friday, August 21st
Reunion Tasting and Fundraiser at the Malt and Vine.
Redmond’s craft beer boutique –the Malt & Vine– will host a tasting event and fundraiser for the Institute for Myeloma & Bone Cancer Research. Proceeds from pours of Reunion-A Beer For Hope, as well as sales of the glassware, will be donated directly to the Institute for Myeloma & Bone Cancer Research. For more information about Reunion-A Beer For Hope, or to find out where you can get it, visit the Reunion Web site or check out our original post.
Starting at 5:00, Alan Shapiro, one of the founders of the Reunion project, will be there to answer any questions and speak about the mission as well as the beer. The beer is delicious, the cause is worthy. Come out to show your support. Alan also asked us to let you know there will also be a surprise beer from De Proef available.
Russian River Brewers Night at Brouwer’s Cafe.
Vinnie Cilurzo, brewmaster and owner at Russian River Brewing, will host a brewers night at Brouwer’s Cafe. He will be on hand to discuss and drink his award winning brews. The fun starts around 6:00 PM. Russian River beers on tap for the night will be: Blind Pig, Consecration, Damnation, Deviation, Pliny the Elder, Publication, and Temptation.
Snohomish County Beer Week – The Balefire.
Read our previous post about Sno Co Beer Week if you need to know more about this series of events. Tonight the event will be at Everett’s Balefire Bar. Each of the participating breweries — Big E Brewing, Diamond Knot Brewing, Scuttlebutt Brewing, and Lazy Boy Brewing — will be showcasing a special beer for the event.
Saturday, August 22nd
Washington IPA Challenge at the Beveridge Place Pub.
To learn about this event, see our original post or go to Seattle Beer News (the ones who organized the event). The fun gets started at 12:00 and continues into the afternoon. Winners will be announced at 5:00. Whatever time you get there, you’ll find lots of IPA waiting for you.
First Annual Silverdale Summerfest.
This event is billed as a Beer and Rock Fest. That can’t be bad, right? Especially when the beer garden is going to be run by Silver City Brewery. Expect live music and lots of tasty beer from Silver City. The event takes place on the lawn at the Silverdale Beach Hotel and runs from 4:30-9:00.
Snohomish County Beer Week – Scuttlebutt Brewery.
Read our previous post about Sno Co Beer Week if you need to know more about this series of events. The week-long celebration of Sno Co beers continues at Everett’s Scuttlebutt Brewery.
Sunday, August 23rd
Snohomish County Beer Week Concludes – Diamond Knot Brewery
Read our previous post about Sno Co Beer Week if you need to know more about this series of events. The week-long celebration of Sno Co beers concludes at Mukilteo’s Diamond Knot Brewing.
Benefit Party at Maconi’s Pub.
Tacoma’s Meconi’s Pub & Eatery will be hosting a benefit event for DK Ross on Sunday, August 23, from Noon until 6:00pm. David Kenny “DK” Ross was struck by a boat while kayaking on American Lake on the afternoon of March 1 earlier this year. He suffered extensive injuries and is in a nursing home where he will need extensive, long-term care.
Festivities include: Live Music, Stand-up Comedy, Bahama Mama Eating Contest, Door Prizes, Beer Specials, Food Specials, and a Silent Auction