Special libations-related events in Snohomish County

Valentine’s Day Pet Food Drive at Skookum: Arlington’s Skookum Brewery is hosting a Valentine’s Day Pet Food Drive from 1 to 4 p.m. Feb. 23 at the brewery, 17925 59th Ave. NE, Arlington. The event is a fundraiser for Save-A-Mutt, so bring canned food, pumpkin, dog biscuits and more.

GEBL IPA Bracket Challenge: Everett’s Crucible Brewing is hosting the 2019 Greater Everett Brewers League IPA Bracket Challenge competition from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 23 at the brewery, 909 SE Everett Mall Way, Suite D440, Everett. The Beer Judge Certification judging round begins at 8:30 a.m. and the Bracket judging round is at noon. The Best of Show judging is at 1:30 p.m.

Fort George tasting at Josh’s: Snohomish’s Josh’s Taps & Caps is hosting a tasting for Fort George Brewing at 5 p.m. Feb. 28 at the taproom, 1800 Bickford Ave., Suite 210, Snohomish.

Nefarious Cellars Wine Tasting: Monroe’s Harry’s on Tye is hosting Nefarious Cellars Wine for at tasting at 5 p.m. Feb. 28 at the bottleshop, 14286 169th Drive SE, Suite 3, Monroe.

Whitewall 5th anniversary: Marysville’s Whitewall Brewing is hosting its fifth anniversary party from 1 to 8 p.m. March 2 at the brewery, 14524 Smokey Point Blvd., Suite 1, Marysville. There will be special beers and cigars from San Juan Cigars.

Washington Beer Open House: The ninth annual Washington Beer Open House is from noon to 5 p.m. March 2 at breweries across the state. For a list of participating breweries, visit washingtonbeer.com.

Scuttlebutt Family Days: Everett’s Scuttlebutt Taproom is hosting Family Days on Saturdays at the taproom, 3314 Cedar St., Everett. There will be $2 root beers, cornhole, board games and music on two dates: On March 2, Caspar Babypants will perform.

The Independent Beer Bar’s 3rd anniversary: Everett’s The Independent Beer Bar is hosting its third anniversary at 4 p.m. March 4 at the bar, 1801 Hewitt Ave., Everett. Enjoy $3 beers and special beers from Lake Stevens Brewing, Lagunitas Brewing and more.

Lucky Envelope tasting: Everett’s Toggle’s Bottleshop is hosting Seattle’s Lucky Envelope for a tasting at 6 p.m. March 6 at the bottleshop, 1420 Hewitt Ave., Everett.

St. Patrick’s Day celebration at Dreadnought: Monroe’s Dreadnought Brewing is hosting a St. Patrick’s Day celebration March 16 at the brewery, 16726 146th St. SE, Suite 153, Monroe. There will be food and beer specials and live music.

Skagit Beer Week Roadshow at Special Brews: Lynnwood’s Special Brews is hosting four Skagit Valley brewers at 6 p.m. March 27 at the bottleshop, 14608 Highway 99, Suite 307, Lynnwood. Breweries include: Farmstrong Brewing, Anacortes Brewery, Bastion Brewing and Garden Path Fermentation.

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