Rain Barrels

Rain Barrels

Rain barrels are a great way to catch rain and water your garden the natural yard care way. The City of Everett offers a variety of ways for you to purchase rain barrels. We have sales and workshops to help you modify a rain barrel for use in your yard.

To learn more about rain barrels, view or download the rain barrel brochure (PDF).

View or download the complete Green Home, Green Garden fall schedule (PDF).

For more information, contact Apryl Hynes, Public Information & Education Specialist, email or 425-257-8992.

Buy a rain barrel

Public Works will hold a sale for residents to purchase premade rain barrels. Each 55-gallon barrel includes a spigot, overflow, and double screen on top to keep out debris and bugs. Each barrel is $55. NO cash will be accepted at sale. You will only be able to pay by check, made payable to City of Everett.

Saturday, October 17 | 9 a.m. – noon   

Masks will be required and to maintain minimal contact, you will be asked to pick out, carry and place your purchased barrel in your vehicle.

Make a rain barrel

Attend a "Make it, Take it" workshop hosted by Everett Public Works and build your own rain barrel. The fee covers the cost of the 55-gallon barrel and all parts. You must pre-register for the workshop. Space is limited. Fee is $40, cash or check. Register by calling 425-257-8992 or email.

No new workshop dates in 2020.

We recommend continuing to register for the rain barrel workshop to ensure you get the latest information. Register by email or by calling 425-257-8992.