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Washington Brewers Festival 2014 – The Big Daddy Brewfest Gets Even Bigger

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The big daddy just got bigger. The three-day Washington Brewers Festival is the state’s largest beer event of the year, with dozens of breweries serving hundreds of beers to thousands of festivalgoers. This year, the annual Fathers Day brewfest is getting even bigger. In all, 88 of Washington’s breweries will pour more than 300 different…

Washington Brewers Guild Hires Executive Director

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The Washington Brewers Guild recently announced the hire of its first-ever Executive Director*. Before sharing details of this news, I want to clarify something because I know it confuses people. Once again, I want to point out that in Washington there are two seperate entities, or organizations, with which local beer lovers should be familiar….

Washington Brewers Festival 2013 – Pictures and Thoughts

Once again the Washington Brewers Festival was a huge success. This year, the largest crowds in festival history filled Marymoor Park in Redmond and filled their glasses with tasty Washington beer. In the end, more than 20,000 people attended this year’s festival. On Saturday alone, attendance topped the 10k mark. I know that at certain times…

UBER Discount Codes for Washington Brewers Fest

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We have Uber discount codes below! Uber is offering a very special deal for people attending the Washington Brewers Festival this weekend. Use the festival code and you’ll get 50 percent off your ride to/from the event. That’s right, all you need to do is download the app and then use the code provided and…

This Weekend’s WA Brewers Festival – What to Expect

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Some things to know as you head off for the Washington Brewers Festival this weekend at Marymoor Park in Redmond. (#WABF13 on Twitter) First, on Saturday afternoon (at noon & at 2:00) the Washington Beer Commission will announce the winners of the first-ever Washington Beer Awards. Find out if the judges agree that your favorite…

Washington Brewers Festival – The List of Beers & More

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At this year’s Washington Brewers Festival, 70+ breweries will pour 250+ different beers. We now have the list of beers that the breweries plan to pour at next weekend’s event. Of course these kinds of lists are a bit flexible. Breweries have been known to bring beer not on the list. Usually, these are in…

A Safe Ride To & From the Washington Brewers Festival

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The Washington Brewers Festival rapidly approaches. The annual “Big Daddy” beer fest takes place at Marymoor Park in Redmond on June 14 thru 16 (Father’s Day weekend). Read our previous posts. One of the biggest challenges with this or any beer festival is arranging safe transportation home from the event. Today I want to tell…

Countdown to WA Brewers Festival

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The Washington Brewers Festival is just a couple weeks away (June 14 -16) and we have some information to share. Once again, Washington Beer Blog will be at the festival all three days. At our booth, we’ll be answering questions about Washington beer and breweries, handing out information about Washington beer, and providing you with…

Washington Brewers Festival – What’s New for 2013

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It’s the big daddy beer fest — the largest concentration of breweries, beers and beer lovers in Washington. The annual three-day celebration of Washington-brewed beer has become a Father’s Day weekend tradition (June 14 thru 16). This year the Washington Brewers Festival returns to Redmond and the picturesque expanses of Marymoor Park. In all, 72…

Washington Brewers Festival Day 1

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Day one at the Washington Brewers Festival proved a big success. The new venue at Marymoor Park in Redmond is spacious and lovely. There is ample parking and the traffic flow in and out of the park seemed extremely manageable. Fantastic beer in every direction. Lots of people having lots of fun. The ground is…