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, Senior Public Information & Education Specialist, email or 425-257-8992.

Buy a rain barrel

Public Works holds an annual 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. Barrel is setup for gutter water collection. Each barrel is $60. Payable by cash or check, made out to the City of Everett.  Sale is will be at Everett Public Works, 3200 Cedar St. The sale is first-come, first-serve.

Saturday, September 24, 9 a.m. - noon 

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. Workshop may be held outdoors so please dress for weather. Fee is $45, cash or check, made out to the City of Everett. Details for workshop will be sent once you register.

Thursday, October 13, 5 p.m.

Rain barrel pick up

Starting October 10, call 425-257-8992 to reserve a pre-made barrel. Pay and pick up your barrel on October 22. This event is limited to inventory available after September sale and only while supplies last. Each barrel is $60. Payable by cash or check, made out to the City of Everett. Pick up location will be sent once you have reserved a barrel.  

Saturday, October 22, 9 - 10 a.m.