A quick look into Seattle Cocktail Week events

Imbibe locally made spirits, party with local mixologists, and learn a thing or two about espresso martinis.


A week-long series of events for all the spirited folk.

Photo via Seattle Cocktail Week

If you’re a fan of a good cocktail — boy, there’s a fun week coming up.

Seattle Cocktail Week is a series of events — running from Sunday, March 3 to Sunday, March 10 — that features some of Seattle’s most talented and creative distilleries, cocktail bars, and mixologists.

You can find the full calendar of events online, but here are some highlights.

  • Carnival of Cocktails | Saturday, March 9 | 12-7 p.m. | Seattle Center | $65+ | Get 12 tokens to select from hundreds of spirits and cocktail tastings throughout the event center.
  • Seattle No Sé | Tuesday, March 5 | 8 p.m.-12 a.m. | The Mountaineering Club | Free | Look for drinks and live music inspired by a renowned Antiguan mezcal bar.
  • Espresso Martini: A Taste of the Elements | Wednesday, March 6 | 1:30-3:30 p.m. | Sabine Cafe | $25 | Let Caffe Vita’s Director of Coffee (what a prestigious title) guide you through a tasting before sampling the famous pick-me-up cocktail with a pastry in hand.
  • Let’s Go Girls: A Homage to Lusty Lady and Seattle’s Favorite Third Places | Wednesday, March 6 | 7-10 p.m. | Rob Roy | Free | Celebrate the women behind your favorite flirty places with a little burlesque and a lot of yummy Hendrick’s Gin cocktails.
  • Dreamland Honky Tonk | Friday, March 8 | 8-11:55 p.m. | Dreamland Bar and Diner | Free | Get ready for a grand spankin’ good ol’ time with mechanical bulls and a bona fide cowboy party sponsored by Jack Daniels.
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