Great Artisan Beverage Craft Beer Festival Scheduled for October

Seattle, WA — The Great Artisan Beverage Company is pleased to announce the 1st Annual “Great Artisan Beverage Craft Beer Festival” at the EMP Museum in Seattle Center. Featuring over 25 local, regional and national craft and import breweries, a wide variety of styles will be represented, ranging from IPAs, Double IPAs, lagers, pilsners, stouts, ciders and more. Guests of this event will have complimentary beer tastings, access to galleries and exhibits at the EMP Museum including the Sky Church, Sound Lab, The Lure of Horror, and much more. Complimentary light fare will be provided by Wolfgang Puck Catering. Net proceeds will be donated to the WSU School of Hospitality Management to raise funds for their emerging Beverage Management Program. Nancy Ann Swanger, Director of the WSU School of Hospitality, adds, “The School of Hospitality Business Management at Washington State University is excited to partner with Great Artisan Beverage for this first annual Craft Festival supporting the vision of a possible expanded Beverage Business Management program. It is because of these great industry partnerships that we can deliver an educational experience second to none. Thank you to all who are and will be attending and Go Cougs!”

Details of the event are as follows:

  • Date: October 10th, 2014
  • Location: EMP Museum, 325 5th Avenue North, Seattle
  • Time: 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
  • Ticket Price and Availability: $60 per ticket. Tickets are available for purchase at

Breweries scheduled to appear include: 7 Seas Brewing, 21st Amendment Brewery, Ace Cider, Artisanal Imports, Base Camp Brewing, Burnside Brewing, Diamond Knot Brewing, Dick’s Brewing, Goodlife Brewing, Green Flash, Fish Brewing, Fremont Brewing, Laurelwood Brewing, Merchant du Vin, No-Li Brewhouse, Oakshire Brewing, Schilling Cider, Schooner Exact Brewing, Silver City Brewing, Skagit River Brewery, Stone Brewing, Victory Brewing, and more. Please note that this is a 21 and over event, so ID will be required.