2014 Washington Artisan Cheesemakers Festival

Saturday, September 27, 1-5pm at Seattle Design Center

The Washington Artisan Cheesemakers Festival showcases a wide array of artisan and farmstead cheeses made in Washington. We invite you to meet the cheesemakers, learn about their products and philosophy, and sample some of the finest cheeses made in Washington. The festival also features other artisan foods and beverages from local producers.

Washington State is home to nearly 60 artisan cheesemakers. Download the Washington Artisan Cheese Map and explore the thriving Washington artisan cheese industry.

Tickets Available Now!

Festival Admission includes all cheese samples and 3 drink tickets. Beer tastes are 1 drink ticket each and cider and wine tastes are 2 drink tickets each. The festival may sell out so advance purchase is strongly recommended.

Advance tickets:


Admission at the door (cash only):


The festival is 21 and over only.

Advance tickets are available online at Brown Paper Tickets

Washington Artisan Cheesemakers Festival - Tickets

Cascade Harvest Coalition

The Festival is a benefit for Cascade Harvest Coalition a Seattle based non-profit dedicated to supporting healthy farms, healthy food and healthy communities. Since 1999 the Coalition has been instrumental in building alliances and facilitating programs that support local growers, food buyers and consumers throughout Washington State to ensure access to locally grown food in all of the places that we live, work, shop, eat and play.