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).

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

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.

This year, Mother's Day is May 12. Invite your mom to come along to a workshop. Have a lot of fun working together and your mom can walk away with a barrel or two!

Workshop dates:

Tuesday, April 30
6 p.m. Thursday, May 9
7 p.m. Location: Public Works, 3200 Cedar Street

Buy a rain barrel

Public Works will hold a series of 1-day sales 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, cash or check.

Sale date: 
Saturday, May 18
9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Location: Public Works, 3200 Cedar Street