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Local Events Weekend Planner: June 28-July 1, 2018

 

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
June 28 – July 1, 2018

FREE ICE CREAM SUNDAYS FOR DOGS

SAT  With weekend temps reaching the 70’s this Saturday, make sure to treat your pooch to a free and healthy ice cream sundae from The Seattle Barkery (Bellevue). Free with any purchase!

MEET THE MAKER AT SALISH LODGE: PEARL AND STONE WINE CO.

THURS  Join us Thursdays in The Attic from 4pm – 7pm to meet local wine, beer, and cider makers, learn more about their craft, and enjoy a featured tasting.

MLB SEATTLE MARINERS VS. KANSAS CITY ROYALS

FRI –  Watch the Seattle Mariners take on the Kansas City Royals on their home turf, Safeco field.

FEMME FATALE: EXOTIC SHOW

FRI & SAT – Burlesque tribute to the exotic dancer, spy and sex symbol Mata Hari. Enjoy food and live music in this intimate Pike Place Can Can theater. Ages 21+.

MLS PORTLAND TIMBERS AT SEATTLE SOUNDERS

 SAT – Witness the biggest rivalry in the MLS, as the Sounders take on the Timbers.

CRAFT SHOW 

 SAT  Enjoy this free show with handcrafted jewelry, clothing, toys and food at the Urban Craft Uprising Summer Show.

PAIRING EVENT: CRAFT BEER AND MACARONS

 SAT  Enjoy a delectable pairing of 4 French Macarons meticulously paired with a flight of 4 craft beers in the comfort of the Toggle’s Bottle Shop taproom.

CHOCOLATE TASTING 101 

 SAT  Learn about how the unique origins we source affect the flavor of the chocolate itself. Use your own palate to detect flavor notes and sensations. During this class you will taste 5 different origins and an unroasted and roasted cacao bean.

IMPROV HAPPY HOUR

 SAT – Join Unexpected productions for an improv night with an hour of spontaneous laughs!

SEATTLE NIGHT RIDE

 SAT – Follow a 14-mile bike trail from Peddler Brewing to Myrtle Edwards park for food beer and games, ages 21+.

AIRPLANES, CARS AND MOTORCYCLES

SAT & SUN  Gig Harbor Wings and Wheels includes displayed airplanes, flyovers, a jet car race and vendors at the Tacoma Narrows Airport. Saturday features a beer garden while Sunday boasts a car show with over 200 vehicles on display.

CAR SHOW 

SAT – View classic cars, hot rods, antique wonders, live bands, kids’ activities, and vendors at the Greenwood Car show. View free event brochure.

HAIRSPRAY 

SAT & SUN  This all-new stage production will be bursting with Village Theater’s unique flair, as Hairspray gives new meaning to BIG entertainment.

THE COLOR PURPLE 

SAT & SUN – Don’t miss this stunning re-imagining of an epic story about a young woman’s journey to love and triumph in the American South. With a soul-raising score of jazz, gospel, ragtime and blues, The Color Purple gives an exhilarating new spirit to this Pulitzer Prize-winning story.

CABARET BRUNCH 

THROUGH JULY 14  – This Magnificent Matinee is an hour of dance, comedy, acrobatics, music, theater, and history at small Can Can theater in Pike Place Market for all ages. Brunch food is optional and not included.

ZOO CONCERTS

THROUGH AUG 23 – Enjoy outdoor live music performances in the beautiful North Meadow of the Woodland Park Zoo.

MARYMOOR PARK CONCERTS 

THROUGH SEPT 9 – Enjoy big name acts in an open venue. Buy a seat or bring a blanket or chair.   

CONCERT AT THE LOCKS  

THROUGH SEPT 16 – Bring your picnic, sit in the lawn at Hiram Chittenden Locks and enjoy a concert.

RECURRING EVENTS:

MONA LISA HEIST
All Month – 165th Ave, Redmond: Take part in the most famous heist of the 20th century! An amazing adventure in the Louvre. Go through the security room, deactivating clever alarms and security systems. Get to the exhibit hall filled with ancient artifacts and paintings. Finally, steal the main exhibit piece, The Mona Lisa! Can you complete this mission in less than 60 minutes?

WINE & CHOCOLATE PAIRING
EVERY THURS, FRI, SAT – 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.

LASER LIGHT SHOWS
ALL MONTH – Experience the largest and longest operating domed laser theater in the world.

SEATTLE SMASH PUTT
All Month (FRI-SUN) – 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! Pacific Science Center.

SEATTLE FARMERS MARKETS
Visit neighborhood farmers markets selling produce exclusively from Washington state farmers. Check out what’s going on at the Ballard, Madrona & Wallingford’s Farmer’s Markets.

TOURS & ACTIVITIES
ALL MONTH – Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Visitor Center: Through engaging and thought-provoking exhibits, parents and children 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.

NEW MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND:
· Uncle Drew
· The Cake Maker
· Sanju
· Leave No Trace

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