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

Crucible Brewing’s 4th Anniversary: Everett’s Crucible Brewing is hosting its fourth anniversary at noon Oct. 5 at the brewery, 909 SE Everett Mall Way, Suite D440, Everett. The theme of the party is Viking Days and there will be axe throwing, viking duck races and live music. Beers releases include Molten Cherry, a tart sour, bourbon barrel-aged Putin Out stout and Grand Cru-cible, a Belgian dubbel.

Oktoberfest with JT&C: Snohomish’s Josh’s Taps & Caps is hosting an Oktoberfest celebration on Oct. 5 at the taproom, 1800 Bickford Ave., Suite 210, Snohomish.

Fresh Hop Ale Festival: Yakima is hosting the Fresh Hop Ale Festival from 5 to 10 p.m. Oct. 5 at 5 W. Yakima Ave. There will be more than 70 breweries pouring fresh hop beers, including Skookum Brewery and At Large Brewing. Tickets are $45. More at

Matchless Brewing night at The Hop and Hound: Bothell’s The Hop and Hound is hosting Tumwater’s Matchless Brewing for a tasting at 5 p.m. Oct. 9 at the taproom, 18116 101st Ave. NE, Bothell.

Freshies and Friends at 5 Rights: Marysville’s 5 Rights Brewing is hosting a fresh hop event to showcase some of the best fresh hop beers around on Oct. 10 at the brewery, 1514 Third St., Marysville. Breweries pouring at the event include At Large, Skookum, Reuben’s, Crucible and Whitewall.

Fall Beer Release at Scrappy Punk: Snohomish’s Scrappy Punk Brewing is hosting its Fall Beer Release at 12:30 p.m. Oct. 12 at the brewery, 9029A 112th Drive SE, Snohomish. There will be four new beers, special growlers and a food truck.

Foggy Noggin releases fresh hop: Bothell’s Foggy Noggin Brewing is releasing its 2019 Fn Fresh Hop at noon Oct. 12 at the brewery, 22329 53rd Ave. SE, Bothell. The English pale ale is made with 12 pounds of freshly harvested Mount Hood hops.

Decibel Brewing tasting: Mukilteo’s Diamond Knot Brewing Alehouse is hosting Bothell’s Decibel Brewing for a tasting at 6 p.m. Oct. 16 at the alehouse, 621 Front St., Mukilteo.

Bothell Beer Festival: The sixth annual Bothell Beer Festival is from noon to 6 p.m. Oct. 19 in the underground garage at Bothell City Hall, 18415 101st Ave. NE, Bothell. There will be more than 20 breweries and cideries pouring, food trucks and live music. Tickets are $30 and include a commemorative glass and six tokens.

Beer and Dessert at SnoTown: Snohomish’s SnoTown Brewing is hosting a beer and dessert pairing at 3 p.m. Oct. 26 at the brewery, 511 Second St., Snohomish.

Iron Horse tasting: Monroe’s Route 2 Taproom & Grazing Place is hosting Ellensburg’s Iron Horse Brewing for a tasting at 7 p.m. Oct. 29 at the taproom, 19837 U.S. 2, Monroe.

Trick or Treat Yo’ Self at At Large: Everett’s At Large Brewing is hosting Trick or Treat Yo’ Self party from 4 to 9 p.m. on Halloween at the taproom, 2730 W. Marine View Drive, Everett. There will be special randall beers on tap, games, spooky tunes and candy. Prizes for best human and dog costumes.

Bellevue Brewing tasting: Monroe’s Route 2 Taproom & Grazing Place is hosting Bellevue’s Bellevue Brewing for a tasting at 7 p.m. Nov. 12 at the taproom, 19837 U.S. 2, Monroe.

Talk to us

More in Life

Jerry Wennstrom with “Lightning,” a multi-layered sculpture. Wennstrom’s second body of artistic work consists of several tall, wooden sculptures resembling women that are meant to represent complex themes of birth and death, good and evil, femininity and masculinity. (David Welton)
Meet a Whidbey sculptor who makes interactive, eccentric art

Jerry Wennstrom publishes a book detailing his artistic body of work, which emphasizes feminine figures.

FILE - This 1972 file photo shows Elvis Presley during a performance. The AP reported on July 14, 2017, that a story claiming a dead homeless man in San Diego was identified as Presley is a hoax. Presley died in 1977. (AP Photo, File)
Who was cooler: Elvis or the Beatles?

It depends on which generation you ask — but don’t ask the author’s kids. They’re into Nirvana.

Even if you haven’t watered your landscape in the past 100 days, or watered very little, get outside and give your plants a good soak. (Getty Images)
It’s dry out there, so water your yard — please!

After 100 days of no precipitation, your garden badly needs a drink. So grab a hose and get to work — it’s well worth the slightly higher water bills.

The fortified ghost town of Vathia, on Greece’s Mani Peninsula, was once as wild as our Wild West.
Rick Steves: The best way to spend two weeks in Greece

The nation’s true joy and character can be found outside of touristy Athens and the islands.

The all-new Kia Sportage X-Pro model comes standard with all-terrain tires and 17-inch matte black off-road wheels. (Kia)
2023 Kia Sportage has two new models aimed at the outdoorsy

The X-Pro and X-Pro Prestige have all-terrain tires, all-wheel drive, and all kinds of ground clearance.

Women came from all over the Pacific Northwest to “glamp” and raise money to send girls to Girl Scout Camp from Sept. 16-18. The next opportunity to glamp at Camp River Ranch will be Sept. 8-10, 2023. (Jennifer Bardsley)
Women’s glamping retreat raises money to send local girls to camp

I’ve been the camper, the counselor, the Girl Scout leader and the mom. Now, I was the glamper.

Effective discipline: Why rewards work better than punishment

Rewarding positive behavior, whenever it appears, can be a very powerful tool for encouraging cooperation.

Air Canada voucher for $528 has been missing for three months

Where is Herb Sharpe’s $528 flight voucher from Air Canada? He’s been waiting for more than three months, but the airline hasn’t sent it yet.

Abelia 'Edward Goucher' (Richie Steffen)
Great Plant Pick: Abelia ‘Edward Goucher’

This shrub blooms from summer to late autumn, which will make the pollinators happy.

Most Read