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

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 beers at the event (the list of breweries is below).

Once again, Marymoor Park will host the festival, which takes place Friday June 13 through Sunday June 15 (Fathers Day weekend). Tickets are already on sale. Proceeds from this event benefit the Washington Beer Commission. Operating as a commission within the Washington State Department of Agriculture, the Washington Beer Commission is the only official organization of its kind in the nation and is tasked with promoting Washington-brewed beers and the state’s 200+ breweries.


WA_Brewers_Fest (4)The Festival kicks off on Friday, June 13, from 4pm to 9:30pm, with more than 70 of breweries pouring beer for the 21+ crowd. Kids are welcome for the rest of the weekend, but Friday  night is for grownups only.

All 88 breweries will there on Saturday and Sunday pouring more than 300 locally brewed craft beers Along with all the great beer, there will also be live music, great food from local food trucks, and fun stuff for the kids.

We’ll have the list of beers in the coming weeks. In the meantime, here is the 2014 Washington Brewers Festival brewery lineup, as well as all the festival details.

  • Washington_brewers_festival_ad7 Seas Brewing Gig Harbor
  • Airways Brewing Kent
  • Alpine Brewing Oroville
  • American Brewing Edmonds
  • Amnesia Brewing Washoughal
  • Anacortes Brewery Anacortes
  • Backwoods Brewing Carson
  • Bainbridge Island Brewing Bainbridge Island
  • Bale Breaker Brewing Yakima
  • Bellevue Brewing Bellevue
  • Big Al Brewing Seattle
  • Big Time Brewery Seattle
  • Black Raven Brewing Redmond
  • Boundary Bay Brewery Bellingham
  • Brickyard Brewing Woodinville
  • Chuckanut Brewery Bellingahm
  • Der Blokken Bremerton
  • Diamond Knot Brewery Mukilteo
  • Dick’s Brewing Centralia
  • Duvall Springs Brewing Duvall
  • E9 brewery Tacoma
  • Elliott Bay Brewing Burien
  • Elysian Brewing Seattle
  • Fish Brewing Olympia
  • Foggy Noggin Brewing Bothell
  • Fremont Brewing Seattle
  • Gallaghers Where U Brew Edmonds
  • Geaux Brewing Bellevue
  • Georgetown Brewing Seattle
  • Gordon Biersch Brewery Seattle
  • Hale’s Ales Seattle
  • Harmon Brewing Tacoma
  • Heathen Brewing Vancouver
  • Hi-Fi Brewing Redmond
  • Hilliard’s Beer Seattle
  • Hood Canal Brewery Kingston
  • Ice Harbor Brewing Kennewick
  • Iron Goat Brewing Spokane
  • Iron Horse Brewery Ellensburg
  • Island Hoppin’ Brewery Eastsound
  • Issaquah Brewhouse Issaquah
  • Justice Brewing Everett
  • Kulshan Brewing Co Bellingham
  • Laht Neppur Brewing Waitsburg
  • Lantern Brewing Seattle
  • Lazy Boy Brewing Everett
  • Mac & Jack Brewing Redmond
  • Machine House Brewery Seattle
  • Maritime Pacific Brewing Seattle
  • McMenamin’s Mill Creek
  • Naked City Brewery Seattle
  • New Belgium Brewing Seattle
  • No-Li Brewhouse Spokane
  • North Sound Brewery Mount Vernon
  • Northwest Brewing Pacific
  • NW Peaks Brewery Seattle
  • Odin Brewing Seattle
  • Old Schoolhouse Brewery Winthrop
  • Orlison Brewing Airway Heights
  • Paradise Creek Brewery Pullman
  • Peddler Brewing Seattle
  • Pike Breweries Seattle
  • Pyramid Brewery Seattle
  • Rainy Daze Brewing Silverdaie
  • Ram Restaurant & Brewery Seattle
  • Ramblin’ Road Spokane
  • Redhook Brewery Woodinville
  • Reuben’s Brews Seattle
  • Riverport Brewing Clarkston
  • Roslyn Brewing Roslyn
  • Salish Sea Brewing Edmonds
  • Schooner EXACT Seattle
  • Scuttlebutt Brewing Everett
  • Seapine Brewing Seattle
  • Silver City Brewery Bremerton
  • Skookum Brewery Arlington
  • Snipes Mountain Brewing Yakima
  • Snoqualmie Falls Brewing Snoqualmie
  • Sound Brewery Poulsbo
  • Stoup Brewing Seattle
  • Strong Arm Brewing Renton
  • Triplehorn Brewing Woodinville
  • Twelve Bar Brews Woodinville
  • Twelve String Brewing Spokane Valley
  • Two Beers Brewing Seattle
  • Valholl Brewing Poulsbo
  • Wingman Brewers Tacoma
  • Yakima Craft Brewing Yakima


Friday, June 13, 4 – 9:30pm- 21-and-over only

Saturday, June 14, 11am – 9pm- All ages

Sunday, June 15, 11am – 6pm- All ages


King County’s Marymoor Park
6046 W Lake Sammamish Parkway NE, Redmond, WA

There is a $5 on-site parking fee each day. Carpooling is strongly encouraged. Metro Bus service is available from Seattle to within a mile of the venue.


Friday – 21+ only

$20 advance tickets ($25 online after May 31) or $25 at the door

Admission includes a tasting cup and 6 tasting tokens.

Advance tickets are available online and at local outlets

Saturday & Sunday

$20 advance tickets ($25 online after May 31) or $25 at the door

Admission includes a tasting cup and 6 tasting tokens

Advance tickets are available online and at local outlets

All Ages. Those under 21 admitted free (must be accompanied by a parent)

Designated Drivers

Designated driver admission is $5 and available at the gate only. It includes complimentary water, root beer and the entertainment.

The Festival is a celebration of world class beer brewed here in Washington, offering a great variety of craft beer including many NW style hoppy beers, refreshing summer seasonal brews and many hard-to-find rarities. Friday, select Washington breweries will be open (70+ breweries) with many offering Friday-exclusive beers. Saturday and Sunday will feature the full 88 brewery lineup with more than 300 different beers on tap.

In addition to the spectacular beer selection for dads the Festival offers many activities for the young ones including bouncy toys and a kids’ craft tent where they can make Fathers Day cards and gifts. In addition, Washington Beer’s own soda garden will serve up premium craft root beer and soda, including a selection of organic, fruit sodas brewed by Fremont Brewing.

This year’s Cider & Wine Tasting Tent will feature Seattle Cider, Sky River mead and a nice selection of wine on tap from Vessel Wine.

Friday night “headliner” to be announced soon!

Over the weekend you’ll hear everything from funk, alt-country rock to blues. Similar to the beer selection the Festival’s music lineup features an eclectic blend of the Northwest musical talents.

Fantastic offerings including locally renowned Skillet, Where ya at Matt, and other favorite food trucks making for delicious pairings with Washington Beer!