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Seattle Events Weekend Planner: February 1-4, 2018

LOCAL EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
February 1-4, 2018

 

America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show: Feb 3rd & 4th    

400 booths of all vintage items. Unique finds include vintage clothing, estate jewelry, furniture, decorative items, pottery, costume jewelry, glass repair, clocks, watches, kitchenware, art deco, dolls, toys from the 1880s to 1970s, vintage tribal art, Parrish & Fox prints, rare books and much more.

 http://www.thefair.com/fun/details/americas-largest-antique-collectible-show

Seattle Boat Show: Through Feb 3rd     

More boats, more exhibitors, and more exciting attractions—indoors and outdoors. Get schooled at our free boating and fishing seminars, scope out the latest watercraft and accessories from hundreds of exhibitors, and let us entertain you with fun events, food and drinks, and family-friendly activities. From stand-up paddleboards to superyachts, the Seattle Boat Show is bringing you more.

 https://seattleboatshow.com/

Crosscut Festival: Feb 2nd & 3rd     

Two days of unforgettable conversations featuring the boldest names in politics, business and social justice from across the region and around the nation. Enjoy thought provoking conversation on the most important issues of our time. Mingle with local and national journalists and newsmakers, enjoy food trucks, an after-party and much more!

http://festival.crosscut.com/

Seattle Bike Swap: Feb 3rd     

A bargain hunter’s paradise. This huge garage sale will have great deals on new and used bike related goods of all types and sizes.

https://www.cascade.org/node/6882

Enumclaw Wine & Chocolate Festival: Feb 2nd & 3rd     

Featuring over 25 fine wineries from around Washington State with up to 80 unique wines to taste, over a dozen chocolatiers, plus more than 50 gift and specialty vendors.

http://www.enumclawexpocenter.com/BookingRetrieve.aspx?ID=271914

Eagle Festival: Feb 2nd & 3rd  

Celebrate the return of the Eagle to the Stillaguamish River.  Enjoy guided tours, art and photography show, speakers, demonstrations, live music, wagon rides, and other fun activities.

http://www.arlingtonwa.gov/index.aspx?page=427

Bellevue Arts Museum: Free First Friday – Feb 2nd  

Offering free admission 11am-8pm, offering special lectures, tours, presentations, and programming throughout the day.

http://www.bellevuearts.org/programs-events/public-programs/free-first-friday?date=2018-02-02


Swan Lake: Through Feb 11thThis most famous of classical ballets is a tour de force on all levels: Tchaikovsky’s glorious score, spectacular costume and scenic designs, plus a ballerina’s hallmark achievement—the dual role of Odette/Odile.

https://www.pnb.org/season/17-18/swan-lake/

Cotton Fin, An Improvised Puppet Show for Grown-Ups: Through Feb 17th

Rowdy, bawdy puppets, worn out from entertaining children, hang out at the Cotton Gin bar and entertain you with songs and jokes in this improv show.  

http://www.unexpectedproductions.org/show/CottonGin

Newsies: Through Feb 4th

Sure to be one of the most spectacular dance shows in Village Theatre history, this high-energy Disney musical combines Broadway-caliber entertainment with the story and tunes from the beloved cult-classic film.

http://villagetheatre.org/everett/newsies.php

 Vanishing: Through Feb 25th  

A musical comedy-fantasy, brings Amelia Earhart, Aimee Semple McPherson & Agatha Christie together as they solve the mystery of their disappearances from their own lives.

https://www.seattlepublictheater.org/vanishing-point

 The Little Prince: Through March 4th

A heart-swelling, soul-stirring work of theater, illuminated by poignant artistry and an original musical score. The Little Prince is a beautiful production that touches souls young and old.

https://www.sct.org/Shows/2017-2018-Season/TheLittlePrince

Magnificent Matinee: Through April 29th

Combining history with high-kicks, culinary delicacies with world-class cabaret, providing a tour of the historic Pike Place Market from the comfort of our intimate, sixty-seat venue.

http://www.thecancan.com/can-can-cabaret-1/

Wine & Chocolate Pairing

Every Thursday, Friday & Saturday  ~ Sweet Decadence Wine & Chocolate Bar:   This fun, casual and educational experience will help novice wine drinkers develop a new appreciation for different wines while more experienced wine drinkers can get a “grape” experience as well.

 http://sweet-decadence.com/wine-and-chocolate-pairing/

Seattle Smash Putt

All Month (Fri – Sun).  Pacific Science Center;  Putt-putt like you’ve never played it, going out with a bang in a funky new pop-up space in Downtown Seattle. Experience brand new crazy contraptions presented with a collection of your favorites from our nostalgic past!

http://www.smashputt.com/

Laser Light Shows

All Month.  Pacific Science Center;  Experience the largest and longest operating domed laser theater in the world.

https://www.pacificsciencecenter.org/laser-dome/

Scavenger Hunt Adventure

All Month.  Enjoy this interactive scavenger hunt that takes you on a journey to see the best sights in the city while feeling like you are on the Amazing Race.

www.UrbanAdventureQuest.com

Tours & Activities

All Month.   Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center:   Through engaging and thought-provoking exhibits, allows parents and children to dive into some of the world’s toughest challenges and learn how to act on their own ideas and solutions. Families can expect hands-on exhibits and spaces to create, explore, and discuss.

http://www.gatesfoundation.org/Visitor-Center

MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND

·        Winchester

·        Digimon Adventure

·        Living Among Us

·        Braven

·        Bilal: A New Breed of Hero

·       The Music of Silence

·        Lies We Tell

·        Street Lights

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