Beer, Wine & Spirits in Anacortes

Bubble Tour, Tasting, and Food Pairing for Two or Four at Backyard Vineyards (Half Off)

Backyard Vineyards

South Langley

C$32 C$16

Tour of the facilities and overview of making sparkling wine; samples paired with a cheese and antipasto plate

Brewery Tour with Optional Tasting for Two or Four at Central City Brewers + Distillers (54% Off)

Central City Brewers + Distillers

Whalley

C$19.50 C$9

Duos or foursomes tour 65,000-square-foot craft brewery, then optionally sip its beers

Winery Tour and Tasting Session for Two, Four, or Eight at Canada Berries (Up to 62% Off)

Canada Berries

Richmond

C$58 C$25

After touring the winery and cellar, guests sip on up to 10 varieties of wine and snack on gourmet fruits and cheeses

Winery Tour for Two or Four at LuLu Island Winery (Up to 53% Off)

LuLu Island Winery

East Richmond

C$52 C$26

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Tour of an award-winning winery with a wine tasting and gourmet food pairings

Vineyard Tour and Introduction to West Coast Wines for Two, Four, or Six at Salt Spring Vineyards (Up to 59% Off)

Salt Spring Vineyards

Salt Spring Island

C$30 C$15

Attendees tour vineyards of sustainably grown grapes, learn about coastal winemaking, and sample wines at optional tasting

Admission for Two on Friday, September 19 or Saturday, September 20 to Oktoberfest Monroe (40% Off)

Octoberfest Monroe

Evergreen State Fairgrounds

$20 $12

Oktoberfest Monroe fills the Evergreen State Fairgrounds with German joy as revelers enjoy beer, food, games, and live music

Beer-Brewing or Winemaking Class for One, Two, or Four at Broadway Brewing and Winemaking (Up to 58% Off)

Broadway Brewing and Winemaking

Kitsilano

C$45 C$22

Students learn how to sterilize equipment, ferment their libation, and bottle it under the tutelage of DIY experts

$5 Buys You a Coupon for $10 Off Wine Tasting For 2 ($20 Value) at Distefano Winery Ltd

Distefano Winery Ltd

Valley Industrial

$5 $5

For $5, receive a coupon for $10 off wine tasting for 2 ($20 value)

Beer Tastings for Two with a Growler and a Growler Fill at Dirty Bucket Brewing Co. (Up to 39% Off)

Dirty Bucket Brewing Co.

Woodinville

$37.76 $23

Sample five of the nanobrewery's rotating variety of beers, then take one home in a growler

Wine Tasting for Two or Four at Three Boutique Wineries (Up to 50% Off)

Finn Hill Winery, Convergence Zone Cellars, & Kaella Winery

Finn Hill Winery

$20 $10

Wine made with Washington grapes; tastings held on Saturdays between noon and 5 p.m.

General Admission for 2 or 4 or VIP Admission for 2 to Kirkland Oktoberfest on September 26-28 (Up to 52% Off)

Kirkland Oktoberfest

Marina Park

$20 $10

German beers flow, live music fills the air with a jovial spirit, and authentic German food abounds at three-day celebration

Speakeasy Distillery Tour for One, Two, or 10 from Local Craft Tours (Up to 22% Off)

Local Craft Tours

Seattle

$89 $69

Spirits experts lead private tours that stop at three small-batch distilleries with ample snacks and cocktails along the way

Urban Wine Tour for One, Two, or Four from The Chocolate Box (42% Off)

The Chocolate Box

Downtown

$78 $45

Three-hour tours introduce participants to three local wineries and include chocolate samples to pair with the wine

Wine Tasting with Appetizers for Two or Four at Luso Food and Wine (Up to 53% Off)

Luso Food and Wine

Highland Park

$20 $10

Portuguese and Brazilian imports such as white port and madeira alongside South Asian cuisine

Wine, Whiskey, Small Plates, or Brunch at The Barrel Thief (Up to 50% Off)

The Barrel Thief

Seattle

$20 $10

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Visitors discover new wines, whiskeys, and other spirits in a warm, inviting atmosphere, or sample the weekend waffle brunch

Distillery Tour for One or Two with Tastings and a T-shirt with Road Dogs Tours (51% Off)

Road Dogs Tours

Seattle Distillery Tour

$79 $39

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The 2.5-hour tour visits at least three local distilleries to explore the distilling process as guests enjoy tastings at each stop

Private Distillery Tour for Two or Hands-On Distilling Day for One at 2bar Spirits (Up to 55% Off)

2bar Spirits

Seattle

$50 $25

Tour the artisinal distillery, or become a worker for a day to help transform local ingredients into handcrafted vodka and whiskey

Wine Tasting for Two, Four, or Six at Stottle Winery (50% Off)

Stottle Winery

Hoodsport

$14 $7

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Two, four, or six guests sample selections of award-winning, handcrafted wine made with grapes sourced from Eastern Washington vineyards

$5 Buys You a Coupon for 20% Off Purchases of $30 or More at The Wine Alley

The Wine Alley

Cascade-Fairwood

$5 $5

For $5, receive a coupon for 20% off purchases of $30 or more at The Wine Alley.

Wine-and-Chocolate Tasting for Two or Four at Hoodsport Winery (Up to 64% Off)

Hoodsport Winery

Hoodsport

$40 $19

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Five samples of rhubarb, loganberry, and grape varietals harmonize with raspberry-wine chocolate truffles amid sweeping mountain views

Wine Tasting for Two or Four at 21 Cellars (35% Off)

21 Cellars

North End

$20 $13

In a grotto lined with oak barrels, guests taste award-winning wines from winery specializing in bordeaux varietals

$23 for a Wine Tasting for Two and a Take-Home Bottle of Wine at Stina's Cellars ($55 Value)

Stina's Cellars

Lakeview

$55 $23

Sample small batch wines such as a dark and fruity syrah amber-hued roussane with hints of poached peaches

$12 for Two Passes to Oktoberfest Northwest on Friday, October 3 ($20 Value)

Oktoberfest Northwest

Puyallup

$20 $12

The 10th Oktoberfest Northwest celebrates Germany with bratwurst, music, games of corn-hole, beer, weiner dog races, and Hammerschlagen

Select Local Merchants

Years ago, Derrick and Donna Smith began brewing a quartet of ales together, the steaming vats of barley filling their small facility with steam. They quickly gained the attention of beer drinkers and critics and expanded into a 10,000-square-foot space. There, they invite you to check out new craft brews such as Classic Nut Brown Ale, Bold Belgian Pale Ale, and Seasonal Citrus Wit. Rotating seasonal suds fill the recognizable frog-emblazoned bottles with beers whose flavors vary with the season. Derrick and Donna offer clients a peek inside their operation with tours and tastings.

27272 Gloucester Way
Aldergrove,
BC
CA

With the help of his uncle Tom Campbell, who just happens to be a seasoned enologist and viticulturist, Bijal Shah and his wife Sinead founded The Woodhouse Wine Estates in 2004. The winery's vintages are brought to life by Jean Claude Beck, whose winemaking genes reach back to Alsace, France, where his family estate has been crafting wine since 1579. The team at Woodhouse focuses on expressing the unique terroir of each grape?s origin, yielding balanced, mature wines marked by full flavors. Inside the tasting room, chandeliers sparkle over a long bar, where visitors can sip pours of any number of select wines.

15500 Woodinville Redmond Rd NE, Ste C600
Woodinville,
WA
US

Sassafras, sarsaparilla, and vanilla: above all, these are the flavors celebrated by The Root Beer Store, which is chock-full of root beers from around the country. Owner Corey Anderson grew up making root beer with his dad, generating his admiration for root-beer culture. Anderson was featured on King 5 for his passion for the soft drink, which manifests in his selection of more than 100 types from craft root-beer makers. From Hawaii to Maine to Australia, the creativity of each brewer shines in the collection, which customers browse with visions of ice cubes and ice cream to accompany them. The staff is on hand to help home brewers make their own soda with root-beer kits, extracts from different brewers, and the lyrics to the chant sung to the root-beer lord before starting each batch.

7102 180th Ave NE
Redmond,
WA
US

For more than 30 years, Blue Sky Outfitters has been equipping rafters to barrel down rivers throughout the Pacific Northwest. Whether floating past bald eagles on the the still waters of the Skagit River or plummeting down the 14-foot Husum Falls, the company's whitewater rafts—helmed by capable pilots—meander through wildlife that stuns with the power of a beautiful, inspiring electric fence. For land-bound trips, adventurers can strap on snowshoes and journey through the Leavenworth Valley, or peer through the wide windows of the Adventure Bus as it journeys through wine country. All whitewater trips include a barbecue meal with sirloin, corn on the cob, potato salad, and a deep sense of satisfaction.

3400 Harbor Ave SW
Seattle,
WA
US

After immigrating to the U.S. from Amsterdam in 1979, Fien Hulscher and her daughter Bela founded the Islands Inn in Anacortes, instilling it with the same attentive service and cozy atmosphere with which they operated their Dutch bed-and-breakfast. Inside a Fireplace Room, royally replete with a king-size bed, Internet access, and a small refrigerator, guests can curl up near the wood-burning fireplace or snuggle within the hot blast radius of the hair dryer. Most rooms open up to sweeping views of Mount Baker and Fidalgo Bay, and several also feature balconies for breathing in the fresh mountain air and waving semaphore flags at passing ships. Elsewhere in the inn, a hot tub churns year-round, and a pool opens in the summer for swimming or sunbathing no sooner than 30 minutes after devouring the included breakfast.

3401 Commercial Ave
Anacortes,
WA
US

With the help of their family, John and Dorie Belisle planted BelleWood Acres' initial orchard in 1996. Today, that orchard has grown to include more than 25,000 trees, creating one of the largest U-Pick operations in Western Washington. Against a backdrop of Mount Baker, the orchard buzzes year-round as families fill up bushels and baskets. Come fall, visitors scour the property for the perfect pumpkin to carve or replace them at jury duty. But fans of BelleWood Acres products don't necessarily have to visit the farm to stock up on its treats, since a lot of them are sold at local businesses around Oregon and Washington. Plus, BelleWood Acres boasts a new, 14,000 square foot building at the heart of its property, which includes a farm market, gift shop, bistro, and bakery.

6140 Guide Meridian Rd.
Lynden,
WA
US