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Washington Brewers Festival – 10th Anniversary, 105 breweries, 400 beers

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This year the 10th annual Washington Brewers Festival will be bigger than ever. The Washington Beer Commission just announced that 105 breweries will pour more than 400 beers this year’s event. See the list of breweries below. The three-day event takes place at Redmond’s Marymoor Park on Friday, June 19 thru Sunday, June 21. Along…

Win tickets to Washington Brewers Festival by drinking Washington beer

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Win four tickets to the Washington Brewers Festival by drinking Washington beer. What could be easier? The Washington Beer Commission just announced its first-ever Washington Beer Instagram Campaign – a ticket giveaway. Just take a pictured that includes a picture of a Washington-brewed bottle or can of beer and post it on instagram using the…

Volunteer at the Beer Fest this Weekend

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The Washington Beer Commission NEEDS YOU! There are still some spots open for volunteers at this weekend’s Washington Brewers Festival at Marymoor Park in Redmond. Operated by the Washington Beer Commission, this is the largest annual beer fest in the state. It takes a lot of helping hands. This is a not-for-profit event, all proceeds…

Washington Brewer Festival – Our Top Picks

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This weekend in Redmond, it’s time once again for the big daddy brewfest: The Washington Brewers Festival. Below are my top picks. These are some of the beers that I’m interested to try for the first time or am happy to revisit. Note that some of the beers piquing my interest are “Friday Only” beers….

Washington Brewers Festival: Countdown & List of Beers

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Dubbed the “Big Daddy Fathers Day Beer Fest,” the 9th Annual Washington Brewers Festival takes place June 13 through 15 at Marymoor Park in Redmond. The Washington Beer Commission organizes and hosts this annual gathering of brewers to showcase the great beers produced by Washington 200-plus breweries. This year, the event features more than 330…

Washington Beer Awards: Winners Announced at WA Brewers Festival

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So, which Washington-brewed IPA reigns supreme? What is the best Washington porter? Is your favorite really “the best?” Because people simply must know the answer to these kinds of questions, we have an “official” competition in Washington. The Washington Brewers Festival takes place at Marymoor Park in Redmond in just a couple weeks (Friday June…

Hell’s Belles Performs on Friday Night at WA Brewers Festival

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Plans are coming together nicely for the annual Washington Brewers Festival at Marymoor Park, which takes place Friday, June 13 through Sunday, June 15. While the whole family is welcome on Saturday and Sunday, Friday night’s session (4:00 – 9:30) is reserved for grownups only. This year, there’s a special treat in store for those…

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

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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…