Freebie of the Week Redhook's annual Sausage Fest is going down in Woodinville Saturday at 3p: It's got a meatastic eats menu, a bevy of brews (including Joint Effort, the hemp beer collaboration w/ Hilliards), and live music from bands like Beat Connection & My Goodness. Wanna go for free? Just tweet your favorite Redhook beer to @thrillistsea with the #RedhookSausageFest for a chance to win!
Thursday, September 12th Cap Hill's Tommy Gun is resurrecting the Bottleneck's old Tom Waits Cocktail Club: Expect drinks paired w/ tunes from a singer-songwriter spun by the vet of the TWCC's previous incarnation
Saturday, September 14th Charmingly badass beer & wine bar/shop Bottlehouse is hosting a Cider Fete in the backyard garden at 2p, where you can bob for apples and swill beverages from a slew of Northwest cideries, like Dragon's Head, Reverend Nat's, Sea Cider, and Tieton.
Sunday, September 15th Starting at 3p, Toulouse Petit-vet turned web-radio host, Joe Jeannot, is turning Pioneer Square's Fuel Sports into The Town's best tailgate spot by bringing in Ezells Fried Chicken Truck, hosting a Tailgate Cookoff between local chefs, putting on a Hot Wing Challenge, and streaming the whole thing live with help from Jerry Brewer of the Seattle Times and Super Bowl champ Lawyer Milloy
Some of Seattle's sweetest food trucks (Where Ya At Matt?, Off The Rez, The Grilled Cheese Experience, etc.) are heading to Shoreline from noon-4p to raise money to feed those in need by feeding your need for street food
A selection of Seattle's awesomest chefs (the lady from Stoneburner, the aforementioned Joe Jeannot, etc.) are competing to see who makes the best fried chicken: Hit Tavoláta a 6p to try 'em all
Ongoing Not content making weed beer w/ Redhook, Ballard brew slingers Hilliard's have launched some Seahawks-inspired suds called... waitforit!... The 12th Can. Score(!) this relatively low-alcohol Northwest-y pale at better local grocery stores, now.