Come enjoy good cheer and great beer at the 12th annual April Brew’s Day! The event is a fundraiser for The Max Higbee Center, a nonprofit agency that provides recreational opportunities for teens and adults with developmental disabilities. This year’s event will be held on Saturday, April 27th at the Bellingham Depot Market Square, featuring more than 30 brewers from around the Pacific Northwest and music by Out of the Ashes, The Fabulous Party Boys and Skamania.

New this year: Brew’s Day Brunch, Sunday, April 28th at Boundary Bay 9 am—1 pm. Attending April Brew’s Day from out of town? Enjoy a delicious meal and drinks before you get back on the road for only $10! Featuring music in the garden, and a raffle for a tub full of beer! All proceeds benefit the Max Higbee Center.

Ticket Information

General Admission tickets are $20 in advance and $25 at the door; VIP tickets are $35 advance purchase only and include an extra hour with brewers (limited number of tickets available). VIP admission is at 5:30 p.m.; General Admission is from 6:30-10p.m.

Admission includes a collectable tasting glass and scrip for tasting these great micro-brews. Food available for purchase (Gluten free food and drink options available).

Tickets can be purchased at the Community Food Co-op, Village Books, Kulshan Brewery, Boundary Bay Brewery, Chuckanut Brewery, and Maggie’s Pub in Ferndale. Out of town attendees can reserve tickets by calling 360-733-1828. For event information, visit

Let it rain beer!