Sep 15, 2016
The 12th Annual Elysian Great Pumpkin Beer Festival is coming to Elysian Fields and the North Lot of CenturyLink Field on October 8, 2016.
The Great Pumpkin Beer Festival features 80 different pumpkin beers from all over the country, including 20 different pumpkin beers from the pumpkin obsessed Elysian brewers. (I think that is a question on the Elysian’s brewer’s application...
Sep 9, 2016
Munich may celebrate Oktoberfest from September 17th through October 3rd 2016, but here in Washington state we like to put our own special style on the traditional German holiday celebrating beer, sausages, family, music, dirndl skirts and lederhosen. With that distinct Washington style, we have some of the most highly regarded Oktoberfest celebrations in the country. Check back often for Oktoberfest...
Aug 23, 2016
Every year during crush, people ask me where can I foot stomp grapes? Belltown Crush Block Party is a wine and beer party with live music, pig roast and GRAPE STOMPING! The 3rd annual Belltown Crush Block Party is Sunday, August 28 2016.
The grape harvest has begun in the vineyards and it is time to celebrate in the city! This popular summer event has expanded from being a one block party to two blocks...
Apr 19, 2016
The Washington Beer Commission is sponsoring a new beer festival, the Washington Beer Collaboration Festival. this weekend at South Lake Union April 22-23, 2016 featuring beers made by two different breweries. In addition to these special Washington collaboration beers, you can expect to see some flagship beers from each brewery as well as the occasional seasonal surprise.
Besides quality, Washington...
Apr 8, 2016
We’ve all heard the dismal statistics about small business failure rates at five years, but Darren and Lissy Des Voigne have beat those odds. What’s been the secret to Des Voigne Cellar’s success? I didn’t directly ask them that question but I have had the pleasure of watching them over the years. My guess would be a helluva lot of hard work, creativity, a quirky sense of humor and...