The weather is stable and the leaves are falling not because of heat. Still the sense that something dark is coming in the form of Oktoberfest, Marzen, and other dark dealings is upon us.


August 25th, 2009

Seattle, WA

6:00 PM PST to 7:00 PM PST
Last Keg Head’s Up 9MM ‘Brandy’ Barrel Tapped, Collin’s Pub
526 Second Ave Seattle, WA 98104 (206) 623-1016
"We will tap the 9MM Brandy Barrel Firkin at Collins Pub next Tuesday at 6PM. Please tell everyone you know."

6:00 PM PST to 9:00 PM PST *end time estimation
Alan Shapiro presents Reunion A Beer For Hope Night
8564 Greenwood Ave. N Seattle, WA 98103
"Please join us at Naked City Taphouse Tuesday, August 25th at 6PM for a very special event. We will be welcoming Alan Shapiro from SBS-Imports and showcasing this years Reunion - A Beer for Hope.

When you purchase a pint of Reunion, you will receive a limited edition Reunion '09 pint glas. (While supplies last) We will have a limited number of these special glasses so be sure to get here early!" source, Naked City Events Page

Snohomish, WA

6:00 PM PST to 9:00 PM *end time an estimation
Georgetown Cask Night, Fred’s Rivertown Alehouse
1114 1st St. Snohomish, WA 98290

Bellingham, WA

6:00 PM PST to 9:00 PM PST *end time an estimation
Chuckanut Kolsch Night, Chuckanut Brewery & Kitchen
601 W Holly St Bellingham, WA 98225
”Brewery and Kitchen each Tuesday for $1.50 glasses of Kolsch. Available in the bar only, 6:00 til close.”

August 27th, 2009

Yakima, WA

6:00 PM PST to 7:00 PM PST
Yakima Craft & Snipe Mountain Hors d'oeuvres before Beer Wars, Allied Arts
5000 W Lincoln Ave Yakima, WA 98908-2697
"Join us for a lively evening at Allied Arts! Beer Wars is an irreverent and comical journey through the underbelly of the American beer industry! Bring your friends on August 27th for local craft beer, food and a brew-worthy flick. Bid on fabulous gift baskets, purchase vintage and new Painted Pints, and get $5 off your Fresh Hop Ale Festival tickets! All proceeds benefit Allied Arts. 21 and over please.

Tickets are $15, and include admission, 2 (4oz) beer tastes, and complimentary hors d'oeuvres. Beer will also be available for purchase. Get your tickets now at Allied Arts (509.966.0930) and The Beer Shoppe (1105 S
24th Ave (509) 453-5706)." source, YCBC Newsletter

Friday August 28th, 2009

Seattle, WA

11:00 AM PST to 12:00 AM PST
Hop-fest, Brouwer's Cafe
400 N. 35th Street Seattle, WA 98103
”Over 50 Hopped up beers all on draft
7 Seas Ballz Deep Double, Allagash Hughe Malone, Amnesia, Anacortes, Avery Maharaja June Batch, Avery Maharaja March Batch, Big Al, Big Time Dry-Hopped Ave Rat, Black Raven,
Boundary Bay Imperial, Breakaway Dry Hopped, Bridgeport Hopczar, Diamond Knot Shipwreck, Dicks Bottleworks, Dogfish Head (Firkin), Elliot Bay, Elysian Hubris, Firestone Doublejack,
Fish 10 squared, Flyers Mach 4, Fremont, Full Sail, Gilligan Dry Hopped, Great Divide 15th Anniversary, Hales Aftermath, Hales Dry Hopped Supergoose Cask, Iron Horse Super Dry Hopped, Lagunitas Hop Stoopid, Laughing Dog Alpha Dog, Laughing Dog Devil Dog, Lazyboy Dry Hopped IPA, Maritime Tripple Dry Hoppd Lager, Ninkasi Dry Hopped Tricerahops, Pike Seattle Beer Week Double, Port Brewing Hop 15, Port Brewing Panzer Imperial Pils, Port Brewing Wipeout, Port Townsend, Ram ZZ Hop, Russian River Dogfather IPA, Russian River IPA 100, Russian River Pliny the Elder, Schooner Exact Dry Hopped 3-grid Firkin, Skagit River Doubler Hopped, Snoqualmie Dry Hopped Wildcat, Southern tier Oak Aged Unearthly,  Speakeasy Midnight Run Black IBA, Stone, 13th Anniversary Ale, Stone Double Dry Hop (Firkin), Three Skulls Dry Hopped, Victory, & Walkingman. “

Saturday August 29th, 2009

Orting, WA

12:00 PM PST to 7:00 PM PST
Lakewood Rotary Homebrew Festival, Ski Park Lake
17299 South Prairie Carbon River Rd. E Orting, WA 98360
”Featuring over 50 kinds of homebrews, classic car & hot rod show, root beer garden for kids and designated drivers, live music & good food. Proceeds benefit youth programs. Tickets are $25. This is a private event but all WABL members are invited to attend.”

Seattle, WA

6:00 PM PST to 9:00 PM PST *end time and estimation
Pike sponsored BrewBQ, Fiddler's Inn
9219 35th Ave NE Seattle, WA 98115
”Can we have too much good beer or too many good BrewBQs this summer?  Join us starting at 6 p.m. when Gabe & Jeff return to play their classic rock as Pike delicious beers are featured and the bbq is fired up.”

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