Sep 17, 2014
Don’t confuse Oktoberfest with the month of October. Oktoberfest “officially” runs runs from noon on Saturday, September 20th through Sunday October 5th 2014. In Washington, you can expect Oktoberfest/Octoberfest activities from now until the end of October. Washington does LOVE its beer! I try to be thorough as I can but I always miss something. If you know of one that I am missing,...
Sep 24, 2011
With our unseasonably warm weather and the great planning of Bold Hat Productions Fremont Oktoberfest has been my favorite event of the season. The beer tasting garden tents were increased and spread out more so the few lines that formed moved quickly. Multiple tasting lounges, sponsored by various breweries, provided a retreat for revelers. Friday evening at Fremont Oktoberfest was fun, festive and...
Sep 19, 2011
Oktoberfest returns to Spokane, September 23-24, 2011. The Washington Beer Commission is charged with promoting Washington craft beers throughout the state, so they have worked towards creating fun festivals featuring Washington craft beer in various parts of the state. Last year the Washington Beer Commission Oktoberfest settled in Spokane after years of wandering the Puget Sound area. The move to Spokane...
Sep 13, 2011
Fremont Oktoberfest 2011 is more than just a mere beer bonanza, it is a full weekend celebration of wacky fun. Although it is probably best known for the Brewfest (tasting garden). Fremont Oktoberfest offers activities as diverse as Texas chainsaw pumpkin carving to a Street Scramble to the ever popular Buxom Beer Garden. Fun events are planned for the entire family, even the dog!
Dogtoberfest is Sunday...
Sep 11, 2011
During the Silver City Brewery Anniversary Party yesterday, the Pierce County Firefighters Pipes & Drums Band honored the fallen firefighters of 9/11. The band played a heart wrenching rendition of Amazing Grace, as party goers raised their pints in the air to pay their respects to those that sacrificed their lives in the attempt to save others.
The tall trees of Bremerton served as a visual...