Bellingham’s first ever Whiskey Walk is coming to Barkley Village on Friday, October 26th, with all proceeds benefiting Brigadoon Service Dogs. This Halloween-themed tasting event will feature over 15 whiskeys from 12 different regional distilleries, a haunted outdoor beer garden provided by Overflow Taps, and live music from Tom Petty tribute band Petty Or Not. Tickets are only $30 in advance and COSTUMES ARE ENCOURAGED!
Stroll through the shops of Barkley Village while you taste delicious whiskey and listen to great music from 5:30-9:00 pm. Each distillery has partnered with a different Barkley Village business to produce the following list of exciting locations and whiskeys to taste:
Business : Distillery (Whiskey(s) served)
1) Urban Collective : Barr An Uisce (1803 Single and Whicklow Rare Irish)
2) Barkley Massage : Frank Lin (8 Seconds Black and Black Saddle 12 Year)
3) Hamann’s Gallery & Gift : Bainbridge Organic Distillers (Battle Point Organic Wheat)
4) Pak Mail : Paraty Spirits (Signature Rye and Rye Cask Strength)
5) Bob’s Burgers & Brew : Copperworks (American Single Malt)
6) Expedia CruiseShipCenters : Oola Distillery (Discourse Smoked and Three Shores)
7) Statement Apparel : Dry Fly (Port Finished Wheat)
8) Blue Abode : Pilot House Distilling (AO Whiskey)
9) Gies & Associates : Valley Shine (Benjamin's Bourbon)
10) John L. Scott : Twin Sisters Brewing (pouring a Manhattan using JP Troden Whiskey) & Chuckanut Bay Distillery (Bourbon)
11) M!x : Fremont Mischief Distillery (John Jacob Rye and Skagit Gold)
12) Overflow Taps : Pouring a select beer from Twin Sisters Brewing Co. in the outdoor Haunted Beer Garden
Each ticket includes 6 tastings of a 1/2 oz. each and additional tasting tickets will be available to purchase on site with all proceeds going toward Brigadoon Service Dogs. Limited tickets are available and this event is expected to sell out so grab them while you can.
ABOUT BRIGADOON SERVICE DOGS
Brigadoon Service Dogs provides service dogs for veterans, other adults, and children with physical, developmental, and behavioral health disabilities to promote a more independent and enriched life. Since established in 2004, Brigadoon has placed sixty-five service dogs and established youth programs in a local high school and an alternative school for at-risk youth.
They change lives one partnership at a time by "Offering a Helping Paw"! Learn more at www.brigadoondogs.org or call 360-733-5388
A big thank you to KISM 92.9, Lenz enterprises, and Twin Sisters Brewing Company for sponsoring this great event.
Additional details can be found at www.BarkleyVillage.com/events or by visiting the Facebook event page at https://www.facebook.com/events/2241618376068853/