Welcome to Flying Lion Brewing

Flying Lion is a family owned and operated brewery located in the heart of South Seattle’s Columbia City neighborhood. Stop by our taproom to choose from 15 constantly changing and varied beers or look for our brews in local bars and restaurants!

Your new best friend - Belgian Witbier

If you're in the mood for lazy rivers, sunshine, and daydreams, all the while sipping beers on a beach with friends, this is your beer. From now until fall, stop by the taproom or check your local bar for Flying Lion's Belgian Witbier!

Featured Beer - Belgian Witbier

Flying Lion Events

Monday Night Run Club

Meet at Flying Lion Brewing every Monday at 6pm for a 5 mile run (there is also a 5k option) at whatever pace you fancy. The course was designed to resemble the profile of FLB's logo. Enjoy the lion's nose/mane through area parks and climb "The Wing" back to the neighborhood streets.

Co-sponsored by FLB and the Seattle Running Club.

Thursday Night Trivia

Questions start at 8pm every week with themes of current events, a little history, a music round, some pretty pictures, and other surprises. $3/person, teams up to 6 people, cash and beer prizes! Bring your dream-team or find one here!

Enjoy fun, social events at Flying Lion

Special Events

Chow Down!

Date: Tuesday, July 25, 2017|5:00PM - 9:00PM

Location: South Seattle Businesses

The annual Chow Down fundraiser is almost here and we are as excited as ever! It’s a fantastic way to support the Rainier Valley Food Bank, try out local businesses in Columbia City and to highlight the many great restaurants in the area!

2nd Annual Washington Beer Collaboration Festival

Date: Saturday, August 19, 2017|12:00PM - 6:00PM

Location: South Lake Union Discovery Center Lawn


The Washington Beer Commission is excited to announce that the Washington Beer Collaboration Festival will return to the South Lake Union Discovery Center lawn on August 19, 2017. This festival will feature 25 unique collaboration beers from 50 different Washington breweries. These beers will highlight the creativity and collaborative spirit of the Washington Beer community. This is an outdoor event.

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Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Fest

Date: Saturday, August 26, 2017|12:00PM - 8:00PM

Location: Des Moines Beach Park

The Brews and Blues event is one of two major fundraisers for the Des Moines Rotary. Admission includes live music (4 bands) and tasting tokens for the beers and ciders available with more tokens available for purchase.

Bacon Eggs and Kegs

Date: Saturday, September 9, 2017|11:00AM - 3:00AM

Location: CenturyLink Field

Bacon Eggs & Kegs is the perfect celebration for foodie fanatics, local brew lovers, bacon enthusiasts, and anyone looking to start their day off right!

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Hops and Crops Music and Beer Festival

Date: Saturday, September 16, 2017|12:00PM - 6:00PM

Location: Mary Olson Farm

The festival is a fundraiser for the free fieldtrips the Farm provides to over 2,500 students each Fall. At the Farm students learn about history, farming, sustainability, and environmental stewardship - all made possible by Hops & Crops!

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Brew at the Zoo

Date: Thursday, October 5, 2017|5:00PM - 9:00PM

Location: Woodland Park Zoo

Brew at the Zoo is an annual fundraiser for Woodland Park Zoo, a conservation organization that saves animals and their habitats through conservation leadership and engaging experiences, inspiring people to learn, care and act. The event will be held after hours with a handful of exhibits open to offer a unique experience to our guests while they sample fabulous brews by participating breweries.

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3rd Anniversary!

Date: Sunday, October 22, 2017|12:00PM - 12:00AM

Location: FLB

Not only does this day mark three years of Flying Lion beer, but we'll also be releasing our annual Imperial Rye Stout promptly at noon. Stop by early!