Where to have a drink in Snohomish County and beyond

Everett Earth Day Concert: Everett’s Scuttlebutt Brewing is hosting 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.

Maritime Brewing tasting: Mountlake Terrace’s Diamond Knot Brewpub is hosting Seattle’s Maritime Brewing for a tasting at 6 p.m. April 25 at the brewpub, 5602 232nd St. SW, Suite 106, Mountlake Terrace.

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. There will be two sessions and tickets are $40 for general admission and $65 for VIP.

Josh’s Taps & Caps turns 3: Snohomish’s Josh’s Taps & Caps is turning 3 on April 27 at the taproom, 1800 Bickford Ave., Suite 210, Snohomish. There will be special beers on tap and Moonshine BBQ all day.

May the Fourth Be With You at At Large: Everett’s At Large Brewing is hosting a celebration of dark beers, including three variants of its 5AM imperial stout and two of its Late Night Oatmeal Stout, from noon to 10 p.m. May 4 at the brewery, 2730 W. Marine View Drive, Everett.

Cinco de Waylon: Celebrate Cinco de Mayo and the fifth birthday of The Hop and Hound’s bloodhound Waylon from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. May 5 at the taproom, 18116 101st Ave. NE, Bothell. There will be Mexican-themed beers, and The Hop and Hound will donate $1 for every pint to Homeward Pet in Woodinville.

Seattle Beer Week: A celebration of all things beer in the Emerald City, Seattle Beer Week is May 9-19 at locations throughout Puget Sound. Bothell’s The Hop and Hound, 18116 101st Ave. NE, Bothell, is hosting three events: Hops and Crocks, noon to 4 p.m. May 11; Beer, Bingo and Barrels, a dog charity event, 5 to 8 p.m., May 15; Donuts, Beer and Bothell, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., May 19.

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.

UW Bothell Block Party and Brewfest: The University of Washington Bothell Block Party and Brewfest will feature a number of local breweries, live music and food from 3 to 8 p.m. May 18 in downtown Bothell. Tickets include eight tasting tickets and a commemorative glass. Bothell’s The Hop and Hound, 18116 101st Ave. NE, Bothell, is hosting the after-party.

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 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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