Lake Stevens Brewing 2nd anniversary: Lake Stevens Brewing is celebrating its second birthday with special beer releases, raffles, daily specials and more all weekend at the brewery, 2010 Grade Road, Lake Stevens. Special beers on tap include Valhalla, Russian Imperial Stout, Creme Brulee Milk Stout, Santa’s Wake and Bacon Maple Porter. Enjoy root beer and porter floats on Nov. 30, $2 pizza slices on Dec. 1 and $2 off pints all day on Dec. 2.
Winter Beer Festival: The annual Winter Beer Festival is Nov. 30 and Dec. 1 at Hangar 30 in Magnuson Park, 6310 NE 74th St., Seattle. There will be 50 breweries on hand pouring dark beers and winter ales. There will be one session from 5 to 9 p.m. Nov. 30 and two sessions, one from noon to 4 p.m. and another from 5 to 9 p.m. Dec. 1. Tickets can be purchased at www.washingtonbeer.com.
Decibel’s dog rescue benefit: Bothell’s Decibel Brewing is hosting its annual dog rescue benefit with 6dogrees Dog Rescue from 1 to 6 p.m. Dec. 1 at the brewery, 18204 Bothell-Everett Highway, Suite C, Bothell. There will be Santa pictures and an indoor dog park.
Lazy Boy Brewing tasting: Kenmore’s Lake Trail Taproom is hosting Everett’s Lazy Boy Brewing at 6 p.m. Dec. 4 at the taproom, 7324 NE 175th St., Suite F, Kenmore.
Good Brewing tasting: Marysville’s Whitewall Brewing is hosting Woodinville’s Good Brewing for a tasting at 5:30 p.m. Dec. 5 at the brewery, 14524 Smokey Point Blvd., Suite 1, Marysville.
Oskar Blues tasting: Lynnwood’s Special Brews is hosting Colorado’s Oskar Blues Brewing for a tasting at 6 p.m. Dec. 5 at the taproom, 14608 Highway 99, Suite 307, Lynnwood.
Farewell 18th Amendment at At Large: Everett’s At Large Brewing is hosting a Farewell 18th Amendment party from 6 to 9 p.m. Dec. 5 at the brewery, 2730 W. Marine View Drive, Everett. There will be photo ops, a costume contest and special beer releases.
Haywire Brewing’s 2nd anniversary: Snohomish’s Haywire Brewing is hosting its second anniversary celebration Dec. 8 at the brewery, 12125 Treosti Road, Snohomish. There will be five new beers on tap, a photo competition, raffle prizes and swag.
Black Raven tasting: Everett’s Brews Almighty is hosting Redmond’s Black Raven Brewing for a tasting from 5 to 8 p.m. Dec. 10 at the taproom, 3011 Grand Ave., Suite A, Everett.
SnoTown Brewing tasting: Kenmore’s 192 Brewing is hosting Snohomish’s SnoTown Brewing for a tasting from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 11 at the brewery, 7324 NE 175th St., Kenmore.
Sumerian’s 4th annual Christmas Ugly Sweater Event: Woodinville’s Sumerian Brewing is hosting its fourth annual Christmas Ugly Sweater Event from 6 to 9 p.m. Dec. 14 at the brewery, 15510 Woodinville-Redmond Road, Suite E-110, Woodinville.
Scrappy Punk’s 2nd anniversary: Snohomish’s Scrappy Punk Brewing is celebrating its second anniversary on Dec. 15 at the brewery, 9029A 112th Drive SE, Snohomish. There will be beer specials, unique growlers and a food truck.
Wass-Ale at Center Public House: Gather with the folks at Center Public House, 2925 115 Ave. A, Snohomish, on the Sunday before Christmas to have a few drinks, including some mulled wine, and do some caroling around town. The event begins at 5 p.m. Dec. 23.
Foggy Noggin barleywine vertical: Bothell’s Foggy Noggin Brewing is hosting its third vertical tasting event of its English barleywine Duck’s Ass at 6 p.m. Dec. 24. There will be five years available to taste (2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018). Tickets are $50.