Beer, wine, spirits: Where to grab a drink in Snohomish County

Leavenworth Ale Fest: The 13th annual Leavenworth Ale Fest is from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. April 13 at the Leavenworth Festhalle, 1001 Front St, Leavenworth. There will be 40 breweries pouring beer, including Everett’s Scuttlebutt Brewing, food and live music. General admission tickets are $35 and VIP tickets are $55. For more information, visit

Crux Fermentation at Special Brews: Lynnwood’s Special Brews is hosting Bend’s Crux Fermentation Project for a tasting at 5 p.m. April 17 at the taproom, 14608 Highway 99, Suite 307, Lynnwood.

Everett Earth Day Concert: Everett’s Scuttlebutt Brewing is hosting the Everett Earth Day Concert at 7 p.m. April 20 at the taproom, 3314 Cedar St., Everett. There is a $10 suggested donation at the door.

Northwest Beverages at Special Brews: Lynnwood’s Special Brews is hosting beer distributor Northwest Beverages for a tasting at 5 p.m. April 24 at the taproom, 14608 Highway 99, Suite 307, Lynnwood.

Snohomish on the Rocks: The 11th annual Snohomish on the Rocks distillery festival is 11:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. April 27 at Thomas Family Farms, 9010 Marsh Road, Snohomish. The festival features nearly 40 distilleries from around the Northwest, live music and more. Tickets are $40 for general admission and $65 for VIP.

Goatfest festival at Varietal Beer: Goatfest is an invitational beer festival from noon to 10 p.m. May 11 at Varietal Beer Co., 416 E. Edison Ave., Sunnyside. Five breweries, including Arlington’s Skookum Brewery, has been invited to brew a unique version of the maibock style for the festival. Tickets are $25 and include a festival glass and five tokens.

Firestone Walker at Special Brews: Lynnwood’s Special Brews is hosting California’s Firestone Walker for a tasting at 5 p.m. May 15 at the taproom, 14608 Highway 99, Suite 307, Lynnwood.

New Belgium at Special Brews: Lynnwood’s Special Brews is hosting Colorado’s New Belgium Brewing for a tasting at 5 p.m. May 22 at the taproom, 14608 Highway 99, Suite 307, Lynnwood.

Center Public House’s 1st anniversary: Celebrate Snohomish’s Center Public House’s first anniversary with a weekend party from May 31 to June 2 at the taproom, 115 Ave. A, Snohomish.

At Large’s 3rd anniversary: Everett’s At Large Brewing is hosting its third anniversary party from noon to 10 p.m. June 1 at the brewery, 2730 W. Marine View Drive, Everett. There will be 25 taps of beer, including limited barrel-project releases, live music, food trucks and cigars from San Juan Cigar Co.

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