Well this is just one of the best weekends of the year in Seattle! Elysian Brewing’s Great Pumpkin Beer Festival starts this afternoon and runs through the weekend. Each day over 60+ pumpkin beers will be available for your to try and there will also be a tapping of the Great Pumpkin each day!
For your drinking pleasure Elysian will be bringing:
NIGHT OWL, DARK O’ THE MOON PUMPKIN STOUT, GREAT PUMPKIN IMPERIAL ALE, HANSEL & GRETEL GINGER PUMPKIN PILS, MR. YUCK SOUR PUMPKIN ALE, PLUMPKIN, PUNKUCCINO COFFEE PUMPKIN ALE, THE GREAT GHERKIN, CALATRAVA, PURPLE PUMPKINEATER LAVENDER SAISON, YUCK YUCK GEUZE, HEADLESS HORSEY, BLIGHT, KURBITINUS PUMPKIN DUNKELHEFEWEIZENBOCK, THE GOURDFATHER and more vintage and collaborationmadness!
Guest Breweries Include:
10 BARREL, 21ST AMENDMENT, ALASKAN, ALMANAC, ANACORTES, ANDERSON VALLEY, BAINBRIDGE ISLAND, BEER VALLEY, BIG TIME, BLUEBIRD, CALIFORNIA CIDER CO., CASCADE BARREL HOUSE, DOGFISH HEAD, ELLIOTT BAY, ELYSIAN, EPIC, FREMONT, GEORGETOWN, HOWE SOUND, HOPWORKS, LAURELWOOD, MIDNIGHT SUN, NAKED CITY, NEW BELGIUM, NINKASI, NORTHWEST, PIKE, POPULUXE, PUYALLUP RIVER, RED HOOK, REUBEN’S BREWS, ROCK BOTTOM, SEATTLE CIDER CO., SILVER CITY, SLIPPERY PIG, SOUTHERN TIER, TWO BEERS, UINTA and good deal of treats that you will discover upon arrival!!
There will be more varieties of Pumpkin beers at the event than ever before, including:
Sours, Belgians, Porters, Barrel-Aged, IPA, Cider, Amber, Barleywine, Gruit, Rauchbier, Hefeweizen, Classic Pumpkin Ales, and our first ever Geuze and Zwicklebiers! You will find many ingredients beyond classic pumpkin pie spices including plums, coffee, habaneros, cranberries, chocolate, lavender, nettle, epazote and coconut!
Friday and Saturday tickets have already sold out but there are still tickets available for Sunday. If you haven’t gotten your tickets yet then I suggest you go grab one for Sunday’s event now! Stop reading, go get it, seriously!
And don’t forget to be safe. Uber is offering free rides (up to $40) to the event for first time users. Download their app and use promo code “GPBF” for your ride.