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Seattle Events Weekend Planner October 25-28, 2018

 

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER 
OCTOBER 25-28, 2018

CARNEVOLAR
THROUGH SAT – Watch aerial acts and live music with trapeze artists for a Halloween production and party.

JAZZ FESTIVAL
THROUGH NOV 4 – Head to the Earshot Festival featuring over 60 concerts by incredible Jazz artists from all over the world.

KIRKLAND ZOMBIE WINE WALK
FRI – Shop local and enjoy local wine during the Kirkland Wine Walk. Start your night at the Heathman Hotel with a chocolate tasting and enter the zombie costume contest!

STEAMPUNK FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN Steamposium is the Halloween party and Steampunk Convention of the year! Watch live entertainment, panel discussions, vendors, artists and more!

WITCH COMEDY
THROUGH NOV 11 – See this bewitching love story of a witch and mere mortal. Will there be a happily ever after?

PUPPY HALLOWEEN
SUN – Bring your pooch to the Haunted Puppy Town for a pet friendly maze, agility demonstrations, behavioral lessons, and a costume contest!

MARCHING BAND
SUN – Listen to 17 of the best of Washington’s high school marching bands at Puget Sound Festival of Bands. Support local schools at the concession stand and bake sale!

SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK
THROUGH NOV 17 – Watch the live production and celebration of the 45th Anniversary of Schoolhouse Rock. Enjoy all your favorite songs like “Lolly, Lolly, Lolly” and “Just a Bill.”

NATIVE AMERICAN HALLOWEEN
SAT – The Children’s Duwamish Halloween features games, activities, a costume contest and food at the Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center.

GEEKGIRL CONVENTION
SAT-SUN – Celebrate the impact women have made to science, tech, comics, arts, literature, game design and more at the 8th Annual GeekGirlCon.

CHILDREN’S MUSEUM COSTUME PARTY
SAT-SUN – Head to the children’s museum for Halloween activities, candy and a costume contest at the Costume Carnival!

HALLOWEEN AT THE ZOO
SAT – Head to the Pumpkin Bash to watch your favorite animals play, stomp and smash pumpkins!

THE MUSEUM OF FRIGHT
SUN – Kids 17 & under in costume enter free! Join the Museum of Fright for Halloween Carnival style with games, innovation, crafts and more.

BOURBON & BACON FEST
SAT – The Tacoma Armory hosts this benefit for Treehouse, an organization working to give foster children a bright future. A ticket gets you entrance to the event as well as sips and bites from popular U.S. distilleries and local restaurant vendors.

 

RECURRING EVENTS:

GHOST STORIES
THROUGH OCT 25 – Catch the last performance of practical jokers for a funny spin on spooky at Campfire: Improvised Ghost Stories.

GOTHIC GHOST THRILLER
THROUGH OCT 27 – Watch a mix of psychological thriller and ghost story in this Opera performed novel The Turn of the Screw, drawing intrigue and thrills.

LEGALLY BLONDE: THE MUSICAL
THROUGH  OCT 28 – Watch everyone’s favorite sorority sister, Elle Woods in the latest adaption of this upbeat song and dance about a woman going to Harvard to win back her boyfriend.

TACOMA HAUNTED HOUSE
THROUGH OCT 28 – Like haunted houses? This location has two! The Shadows and the Redemption are two vastly different haunted houses with their own unique scary styles.

HAUNTED FARM
THROUGH OCT 28 – Find your way through the Flashlight Maze at Maris Farms for the spook and thrill of your life!

HAUNTED GOLFING
THROUGH OCT 31 – Enjoy a food court, beer garden and a funfest for kids on a haunted golf course.

CIRQUE DU SOLEI VOLTA
THROUGH NOV 4  Watch the majestic story about the freedom of choice and blazing trails.

SEATTLE RESTAURANT WEEK
THROUGH NOV 8 – Enjoy lunch and dinner specials including three-course meals from 165 of Seattle’s top restaurants.

WOMEN OF AFGHANISTAN
THROUGH NOV 10 – See the story of three generations of Afghan women in the best-selling novel’s story A Thousand Splendid Suns at Repertory Theatre.

NEW MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND

  • Burning
  • Border
  • Don’t Go
  • Hunter Killer
  • Indivisible
  • Johnny English: Strikes Again
  • London Fields
  • Mid 90’s
  • Killer Kate
  • Solice
  • Silencio
  • The School
  • Viper Club

FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF EVENTS IN THE AREA FOR THE ENTIRE MONTH, VISIT

www.events12.com/seattle

www.bhhsnwrealestate.com

Seattle Events Weekend Planner October 18-21, 2018

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER 
OCTOBER 18-21, 2018

NASA SPACE APPS CHALLENGE
FRI-SUN – Take on this out of this world challenge featuring space and technology with NASA’s global mission.

QUILT, CRAFT, SEWING FESTIVAL
THURS-SUN – Workshops, seminars and vendors at the Washington State Fair Events center for the 17th Annual Northwest Quilt, Craft and Sewing Festival.

BELLEVUE WINE WALK
THURS – Enjoy the streets of downtown Bellevue for the Fall Wine Walk on Main, serving snacks, souvenir wine glass and 12 tickets for tasting.

GERMAN FILM FEST
FRI-SUNKinofest has documentaries, short films and feature films made in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Head to the SIFF center to watch these films with both English and German subtitles.

SEATTLE HOME SHOW
FRI-SUN – View exhibits and learn about the latest in landscaping, building, remodeling, and decorating.

SANCAFEST
THROUGH OCT 20 – Head to this circus open house and try out the trampoline, wire walking and take in a few shows.

ZOMBIE WALK
SAT – Zombies line the streets of Historic Downtown Snohomish in preparation of the zombie apocalypse. Please bring rations for survivors, as food donations to benefit the Snohomish Food Bank.

CAROL BURNETT
SUN – Listen as Carol Burnett reflects on her successful career for an Evening of Laughter and Reflection. Audience asks the questions!

CELEBRATE AUTUMN
SUN – Head to the Fauntleroy Fall Festival to celebrate autumn with the community. Hop on the rock-climbing wall, ride a pony, or join in on various kids crafts.

FASHIONABLY UNDEAD
SAT – This DJ dance party hosts a costume contest and a horror film exhibit at the Museum of Pop Culture.

SCHOOLHOUSE ROCK
THROUGH NOV 17 – Watch the live production and celebration of the 45th Anniversary of Schoolhouse Rock. Enjoy all your favorite songs like “Lolly, Lolly, Lolly” and “Just a Bill.”

HAMLIN HALLOWEEN HAUNT
FRI – Shoreline’s Annual Hamlin Halloween Haunt boasts spooky songs, stories and enjoy campfire s’mores.

HALLOWEEN HARVEST 3
FRI – Comedy night with performances by absurd and ghoulish horror comedians.

MYSTERY CONCERT
FRI – Enjoy poetry, a book reading and a live concert in a Spooktacular Halloween event of Grief and Mystery.

RECURRING EVENTS:

THE NOTEWORTHY LIFE OF HOWARD BARNES
THROUGH SUN – This musical comedy production features an average guy who discovers his life has become a musical.

GHOST STORIES
THROUGH OCT 25 – Join practical jokers for a funny spin on spooky at Campfire: Improvised Ghost Stories.

GOTHIC GHOST THRILLER
THROUGH OCT 27 – This mix of psychological thriller and ghost story, this Opera performed novel The Turn of the Screw draws intrigue and thrills.

LEGALLY BLONDE: THE MUSICAL
THROUGH  OCT 28 – Watch everyone’s favorite sorority sister, Elle Woods in the latest adaption of this upbeat song and dance about a woman going to Harvard to win back her boyfriend.

TACOMA HAUNTED HOUSE
THROUGH OCT 28 – Like haunted houses? This location has two! The Shadows and the Redemption are two vastly different haunted houses with their own unique scary styles.

HAUNTED FARM
THROUGH OCT 28 – Find your way through the Flashlight Maze at Maris Farms for the spook and thrill of your life!

HAUNTED GOLFING
THROUGH OCT 31 – Enjoy a food court, beer garden and a funfest for kids on a haunted golf course.

CIRQUE DU SOLEI VOLTA
THROUGH NOV 4  Watch the majestic story about the freedom of choice and blazing trails.

SEATTLE RESTAURANT WEEK
THROUGH NOV 8 – Enjoy lunch and dinner specials including three-course meals from 165 of Seattle’s top restaurants.

WOMEN OF AFGHANISTAN
THROUGH NOV 10 – See the story of three generations of Afghan women in the best-selling novel’s story A Thousand Splendid Suns at Repertory Theatre.

NEW MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND

  • The Advocates
  • Can You Ever Forgive Me?
  • The Guilty
  • Change in the Air
  • Galveston
  • Halloween
  • High Voltage
  • Nigerian Prince
  • Viral Beauty
  • What They Had
  • Wildlife
  • Apollo 13

FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF EVENTS IN THE AREA FOR THE ENTIRE MONTH, VISIT

www.events12.com/seattle

www.bhhsnwrealestate.com

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER OCTOBER 11-14, 2018

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
OCTOBER 11-14, 2018

CRANBERRY FESTIVALS
FRI-SUN – Revel in a weekend of Cranberry Festivals, one in Grayland and another in Ilwaco. Browse the market and craft vendors while viewing bog tours.

TACOMA RV SHOW
THROUGH SUN – Head to the Tacoma Dome for the Fall RV Show, featuring top RV dealers covering Class A, B and C as well as travel trailers, pop-ups and more!

GHOST STORIES
THROUGH OCT 25 – Join practical jokers for a funny spin on spooky at Campfire: Improvised Ghost Stories.

KENT WINE WALK
FRI – Enjoy the streets of downtown Kent for the Fall Wine Walk, serving snacks, and more!

DOLL AND TEDDY BEAR SHOW
SAT-SUN – Talk to dealers about fine antiques, dolls, miniatures, accessories, and get your mystery items appraised by professionals.

THRILLER DANCE
SAT – Head to Michael Jackson’s Thriller dance rehearsal to practice for the live community dance performance on October 27th.

SANCAFEST
THROUGH OCT 20 – Head to this circus open house and try out the trampoline, wire walking and take in a few shows.

PUMPKIN FESTIVAL
SAT – Enjoy pumpkin flavored treats, live entertainment, a farmers market with craft booths and a car show at the 12th Annual Orting Pumpkin Fest.

RARE BOOK SALE
SAT-SUN – Go to the Seattle Antiquarian Book Fair to browse thousands of collectible books, maps, manuscripts, autographs prints and more. These items come from dealers all over the world, meet historians and learn about the rich history of these pieces.

TURKISH FESTIVAL
SAT-SUNTurkish Fest hosts traditional dance, games, art and a tea house with food.

WILD WAVES HALLOWEEN
THROUGH OCT 14 – Checkout Fright Fest with rides in the dark, entertainment, haunted houses and activities in Booville for little ones.

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
THROUGH OCT 14 Rock musical with a comedic twist and a touch of horror, head to the Shoreline Community College Theater.

TACOMA HAUNTED HOUSE
THROUGH OCT 28 – Like haunted houses? This location has two! The Shadows and the Redemption are two vastly different haunted houses with their own unique scary styles.

HAUNTED FARM
THROUGH OCT 28 – Find your way through the Flashlight Maze at Maris Farms for the spook and thrill of your life!

HAUNTED GOLFING
THROUGH OCT 31 – Enjoy a food court, beer garden and a funfest for kids on a haunted golf course.

RECURRING EVENTS:

THE NOTEWORTHY LIFE OF HOWARD BARNES
THROUGH OCT 21 – This musical comedy production features an average guy who discovers his life has become a musical.

GHOST STORIES
THROUGH OCT 25 – Improv stories incorporate spooky and funny in this comedy show at Pike Place Market.

CIRQUE DU SOLEI VOLTA
THROUGH NOV 4  Watch the majestic story about the freedom of choice and blazing trails.

WOMEN OF AFGHANISTAN
THROUGH NOV 10 – See the story of three generations of Afghan women in the best-selling novel’s story A Thousand Splendid Suns at Repertory Theatre.

SEATTLE FARMERS MARKETS
THROUGH OCT 12 – Visit the neighborhood farmers market selling produce exclusively from Washington state farmers. Check out what’s going on at the Madrona Farmer’s Market.

NEW MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND

  • All Square
  • Bad Times at the El Royale
  • Beautiful Boy
  • Better Start Running
  • First Man
  • Goosebumps 2: Haunted
  • Gosenell
  • Holy Camp!
  • Look Away
  • Son of Manjeet Singh
  • The Oath
  • Sunday’s Illness

 

FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF EVENTS IN THE AREA FOR THE ENTIRE MONTH, VISIT

www.events12.com/seattle

www.bhhsnwrealestate.com

Seattle Events Weekend Planner: October 4-7, 2018

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
October 4-7
, 2018

LEGO BUILDING CONVENTION
SAT-SUN – Head to Brick-Con to chat with hobbyists, build your own masterpieces, purchase the latest and greatest, and checkout the Brick Bazaar.

ROBOTHON
SAT – Join robot enthusiasts as they exhibit new technology, robot creations and competitions.

DINNER IN THE DARK
THURS-SUN – Family style vegetarian dinner served as guests enjoy a blindfolded meal while listening to a live orchestra.

FALL FESTIVAL
SAT – Bring the kids to the Fife Harvest Festival for hayrides, arts and crafts, performances and more.

CELEBRATE SEATTLE MADE
FRI-SUN – Celebrate and experience locally made products with tours, a tasting, and mash-up collaborations.

SALMON FESTIVAL
SAT-SUN – Head to Issaquah Salmon Days Festival for the annual celebration of the native Salmon’s return to the Hatchery with a parade, carnival rides, food vendors and entertainment.

FRENCH FILM FESTIVAL
THROUGH OCT 4 – View the best of French films at SIFF Cinema Uptown. English subtitles will be present on all films.

INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL
THROUGH OCT 7 – Head to the 13th annual Tasveer South Asian Film Festival to experience the largest South Asian film festival in the U.S. with films related to Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka and more. These films focus on social justice and human rights issues.

TACOMA FILM FESTIVAL
THROUGH OCT 11 – Watch independent films from local filmmakers at the Grand Cinema.

WILD WAVES HALLOWEEN
THROUGH OCT 14 – Checkout Fright Fest with rides in the dark, entertainment, haunted houses and activities in Booville for little ones.

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
THROUGH OCT 14 Rock musical with a comedic twist and a touch of horror, head to the Shoreline Community College Theater.

TACOMA HAUNTED HOUSE
THROUGH OCT 28 – Like haunted houses? This location has two!  The Shadows and the Redemption are two vastly different haunted houses with their own unique scary styles.

HAUNTED FARM
THROUGH OCT 28 – Find your way through the Flashlight Maze at Maris Farms for the spook and thrill of your life!

HAUNTED GOLFING
THROUGH OCT 31 – Enjoy a food court, beer garden and a Funfest for kids on a haunted golf course.

RECURRING EVENTS:

SHORT FILM FESTIVAL
THROUGH OCT 5 – Three different locations are hosting the Manhattan Short Film Festival. Watch and vote for your favorites filmed all over the world.

THE NOTEWORTHY LIFE OF HOWARD BARNES
THROUGH OCT 21 – This musical comedy production features an average guy who discovers his life has become a musical.

GHOST STORIES
THROUGH OCT 25 – Improv stories incorporate spooky and funny in this comedy show at Pike Place Market.

CIRQUE DU SOLEI VOLTA
THROUGH NOV 4  Watch the majestic story about the freedom of choice and blazing trails.

WOMEN OF AFGHANISTAN
THROUGH NOV 10 – See the story of three generations of Afghan women in the best-selling novel’s story A Thousand Splendid Suns at Repertory Theatre.

SEATTLE FARMERS MARKETS
ALL MONTH – Visit neighborhood farmers markets selling produce exclusively from Washington state farmers. Check out what’s going on at the Ballard and Madrona.

NEW MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND

  • A Crooked Somebody
  • Crash
  • A Star is Born
  • Afsar
  • Heavy Trip
  • Hello Mrs. Money
  • Ride
  • Shine
  • Venom
  • The Church
  • Viking Destiny

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FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF EVENTS IN THE AREA FOR THE ENTIRE MONTH, VISIT

www.events12.com/seattle

www.bhhsnwrealestate.com

Seattle Events Weekend Planner: July 19-22, 2018

 

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER 
July 19-22
, 2018

COVINGTON DAYS
SAT-SUN Since 1986, kickoff Saturday with a morning parade, arts and crafts for kids, compete in a watermelon contest, games and more at this official SeaFair event!

BITE OF SEATTLE
FRI-SUN – Famous food showcase featuring 60 restaurants! Watch cooking demos, enjoy craft beer, cider and wine tasting as well as live entertainment. Free bite movie night Friday, featuring A League of Their Own.

WEST SEATTLE GRAND PARADE
SAT – The 88th annual celebration of the Torchlight parade brings marching bands, community floats and drill teams together. Members from the Hi-Yu royalty, Seafair pirates and Seafair clowns will also be in attendance.

JAMFEST
THUR Held at the beautiful Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, see Cabaret performances, art displays and food vendors.

MUSIC UNDER THE STARS
FRI  Picnic the night away with free live classical music the whole family will enjoy! This event kicks off with a student ensemble.

IMAGINE CHILDREN’S MUSEUM
FRI – Create and play during this special evening featuring free admission at the Imagine Children’s Museum.

WASHINGTON LAVENDER FESTIVAL
THUR-SUN – Sequim Valley’s magnificent oceanfront lavender farm at George Washington Inn & Estate. This colonial setting holds children’s activities, crafts, music, food and demonstrations.

CAPITOL HILL ROCK CONCERT
FRI-SUN – Known as the “Best Weekend of the Summer.” 3 days of over 90 bands with multiple stages and an average of 20,000 attendees! Stop by for a day of music while enjoying food and drinks or checkout the three-day pass.

VASHON ISLAND STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN  Watch the parade, live music and carnival rides. Don’t miss the car show, a pancake breakfast and lots of activities for kids.

KING COUNTY FAIR
THUR-SUN – Bring the whole family for classic fair food, rides and a petting zoo! Live music every night as well as open class 4-H shows and more!

THOMAS THE TRAIN RIDE
SAT – A day out with Thomas continues with videos, stories, crafts and a train ride! Located at the Northwest Railway Museum.

AN IMMIGRANT’S TALE
THROUGH MID AUGUST – Watch Sweet Land, The Musical– story line falls after WW1, a young German woman moves to Minnesota to marry a Norwegian man she’s never met. Suspicion and prejudice build, but when hardship befalls the community, the two will sacrifice everything to save their friends.

CUSTOM CAR CONVENTION
SUN – Wekfest Seattle 2018: Car enthusiasts will love all the aftermarket builds and aftermarket vendors at CentryLink field.

THE DOG WALK
SUN – Join a walk and pageant to support and celebrate old dogs that need foster care. Costumes are welcome and encouraged!

THE GREAT OBSTACLE RACE
SAT – Jump over, under and through inflatable obstacles at Lake Sammamish State Park.

JAPANESE FESTIVAL
SAT – FREE admission to outdoor Summer Festival with games, food vendors and live entertainment.

DISENCHANTED: THE MUSICAL
THROUGH AUG 18 – See Snow White and her group of Disenchanted princesses in a hilarious musical that brings their stories back to life to set the record straight.

MOVIE AT MAJESTIC BAY
SUN – Watch the beloved family movie Moana with family and friends, lounge in your PJ’s while you enjoy pastries and bagels.

RECURRING EVENTS:

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC PHOTO ARK EXHIBIT
THROUGH SEPT 30 – Woodland Park Zoo hosts the traveling National Geographic exhibition, committed to documenting every species in zoos, aquariums and animal rescues with the intention of inspiring viewers to protect these animals and future generations.

ZOO AFTER DARK
ALL MONTH – After checking out the Nat Geo exhibit, stay longer and enjoy extended hours at the Woodland Park Zoo. July 19, 26 and Aug. 1, the Zoo will be open until 8:30PM.

CANOE TOUR
ALL MONTH – Check for availability. Adventure out on this 3-hour guided canoe trip through the Mercer Slough. This 320-acre wetland is one you don’t want to miss!

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?

FLEA MARKET IN FREMONT
SUN – European-style street market year ‘round on Sundays. Up to 150 exhibitors.

SEATTLE FARMERS MARKETS
ALL MONTH – 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

  • Mama Mia: Here We Go Again
  • McQueen
  • Occupation
  • Pin Cushion
  • The Equalizer 2
  • Far From The Tree
  • Heels
  • Broken Star

 

FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF EVENTS IN THE AREA FOR THE ENTIRE MONTH, VISIT

www.events12.com/seattle

www.bhhsnwrealestate.com

Seattle Weekend Events Planner: June 21-24, 2018

 

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
June 21-24, 2018

STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL

SAT-SUN  A celebration of strawberries and community. Enjoy entertainment, an auto show, vendors, food, and family fun.

SEATTLE PRIDEFEST

SAT-SUN – The largest lesbian, gay and transgender event in the Northwest. Enjoy a weekend full of fun events, a parade, music, dancing and so much more! 

SEATTLE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF IMPROV 

WED-SUN – Featuring international masters of improv from Canada, Finland, Germany, Italy, Japan, Sweden and the USA.

SHORELINE ARTS FESTIVAL

SAT-SUN  Something creative and fun for everyone at this free two-day community event:  Arts exhibits, youth art, artist marketplace, cultural rooms, hands-on art, performances, food court, beer garden, and various activities of all kinds.

KIRKLAND WINE WALK

FRI  Taking you on a wine adventure of local wineries at downtown Kirkland businesses. Start at the Heathman Hotel and enjoy social wine tasting through numerous downtown stores to enjoy local wineries and breweries.

TASTE OF TACOMA

FRI-SUN  Featuring 40+ restaurants & vendors, craft & commercial goods vendors, over 90 live bands & entertainment on five stages, live cooking demonstrations & cook-offs wine & craft beer tasting, outdoor beer gardens, the Funtastic Carnival, sponsor activities & more!

MIDSOMER FESTIVAL

SAT-SUN  New Summer Games, crowning the King & Queen of Summer, puppetry, magic, crafts, archery, and minstrelsy. Come to Somersetshire, ancient realm of Arthur the King, as our morning trumpet & proclamation open the village gates upon the colorful world of Chaucer’s England in 1376.

SKANDIA MIDSOMMARFEST 

SUN – A traditional Swedish celebration of the summer solstice, recreated in as authentic a manner as possible, complete with the 2:30 PM raising of a garlanded Midsommar pole, a serpentine dance around the pole, and hundreds of costumed musicians and dancers – traditions practiced in Sweden for centuries. 

BOW WOW MEAOW LUAU 

SAT  Join us and over 100 adoptable cats and dogs from 14 shelters and rescues so you can find that PURRFECT forever furry family member. 

FAIRYFEST

THURS-SUN  Enjoy a day filled with dance, music and art while exploring the gardens and discovering hidden treasures and fairy houses. Test your skills with a scavenger hunt for a special treat. Indulge your creative side with art projects, selfie stations, and so much more!

THE HUNCHBACK OF NOTRE DAME

WED-SUN  A glorious retelling of Victor Hugo’s epic masterpiece, this powerful tale of love, faith and prejudice will leave you utterly spellbound.

MARYMOOR PARK CONCERTS 

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

CONCERT AT THE LOCKS  

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

SMOKED!

Through SATNordo’s spin on the Spaghetti Western returns with Ray Tagavilla channeling Clint Eastwood as an enigmatic stranger who comes to the town of Sauget. Includes a four course meal of nouveau chuckwagon cuisine.

LADY WINDERMERE’S FAN

Through SATA comedy classic from Oscar Wilde will charm you with its cleverness and wit.

HAIRSPRAY

Through July 1 – This all-new stage production will be bursting with Village Theatre’s unique flair, as Hairspray gives new meaning to BIG entertainment.

BANANAS

Through SUN  Seattle’s only underground and Parisian-inspired Bohemia becomes a steamy oasis beckoning warmer weather. Feast on a specially curated Pike Place Market-fresh menu and handcrafted cocktails as the Can Can Dance Company entertains – burlesque, comedy, song, cabaret, and more.

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:
· Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom
· The Catcher was a Spy
· Boundaries
· The Con is On
· Distorted
· Damsel
· The King
· Incident in a Ghostland

Seattle Weekend Events Planner: March 29-April1, 2018

LOCAL EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
March 29-April 1, 2018

 

EASTER EGG HUNTS & ACTIVITIES

Through SUN – Check out what Easter events are going on in your area, from eggs hunts to 5k runs.

SNOHOMISH EASTER PARADE

SAT – Come see the state’s only Easter parade with marching bands, floats, animals and so much more. Wear your best Easter Bonnet for a chance to ride on a float and participate in the Best Bonnet contest.

BUNNY CON

SAT – Dress in your favorite bunny outfit and hop from bar to bar through downtown Seattle from 12PM to 2AM.

EASTER B’EGG HUNT

SAT – Hop on over and join Homeward Pet for our Annual Easter B’egg Hunt at Camp Charlie’s Private Off-Leash Dog Park for a day of frolic and fun! Dogs of all shapes and sizes will romp and roam the fields for dog treat stuffed eggs.

SPRING EGGSTRAVAGANZA

SATEaster scavenger hunt, petting farm, bouncy house, obstacle course, face painting, arts, crafts and so much more.

SEATTLE SCOTCH & BEER FEST  

FRI-SAT50 craft beers and ciders, Scotch & Irish whiskey flights, exclusive Scotch seminars and much more. All benefiting Seattle Humane.  

GRILLED CHEESE GRAND PRIX

FRI-SATSeattle’s favorite food trucks and purveyors duke it out for the best sandwich on four wheels with over 30 varieties using the best local ingredients from Washington!

HOT JAVA COOL JAZZ

FRI – A swinging, music-filled evening at Starbucks 23rd Annual Hot Java Cool Jazz concert, featuring performances by the amazingly talented jazz bands from Ballard, Garfield, Mount Si, Mountlake Terrace and Roosevelt high schools. 

SAKURA-CON

FRI-SUNThe oldest and most well attended anime convention in the Pacific Northwest. Anime theaters, gaming, cosplay, cultural panels, dances, concerts, art contests, AMV’s, industry guests, over 100,000 square feet of exhibits hall, guests of honor, and more!

STRING

Through April 22 – A brand-new story with a mythological twist, this world premiere musical is a fun and fresh fable about fate, love, and the wonders of chocolate.  

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR

Through SUN – Christ’s final days are dramatized with emotional intensity, thought-provoking edge and explosive theatricality. Propelled by a stirring score, by turns driving and majestic, satirical and tender, Jesus Christ Superstar illuminates the transcendent power of the human spirit with a passion that goes straight to the heart.

MOISTURE FESTIVAL

Through April 8 – A high energy comedy/varietè show featuring a rapid succession of acts showcasing comedy alongside awe-inspiring physical and mental dexterity, with poignant moments of strength and delicate beauty to make audiences laugh, wonder, shake their heads in disbelief and truly appreciate how live entertainment can exhilarate and bring real joy.

LOVE, CHAOS, & DINNER

Through April 29 – From the moment you step through the doors into our 100-year-old spiegeltent you will be transported into another world where performers break free from the confines of the stage and the action unfolds all around you.

MAGNIFICENT MATINEE

Through April 29 – 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.

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:
· Acrimony
· God’s Not Dead: A Light in Darkness
· Ready Player One
· Baaghi 2
· Best Friends
· All I Wish
· The Gardener
· Birthmarked
· Lean on Pete
· Finding Your Feet
· Gemini
· Love After Love

Seattle Metro Weekend Events Planner: March 15-18, 2018

LOCAL EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
March 15-18, 2018

ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE

SAT – Includes Irish bands, pipers, dancers, and 2,000 marchers going north on 4th Avenue.

IRISH FESTIVAL

SAT-SUNExplore and experience the cultural roots and contemporary influences of Ireland through live performances, visual arts, hands-on activities, foods, games and a lively marketplace.

ST. PADDY’S DAY PARTY CRUISE

Let loose and enjoy a 3-hour cruise on Seattle’s lakes while dancing to the sounds of our onboard DJ. Irish specialty cocktails, Irish beers and whiskey from our full-service bars will quench your thirst while our chef’s delicious appetizers will keep you going all night. 

BACON, EGGS, & KEGS

SATEnjoy your favorite breakfast dish, 30-foot Bloody Mary bar, 40 breweries & cideries, games, music and so much more!! 

ST. PATRICK’S DAY DASH

SATA family event with something for everyone. Seattle’s largest single-distance fun run/walk, where the winners cross the finish before the last person starts. The Dash fills three miles of Seattle streets with a ribbon of green. 

KIRKLAND SHAMROCK RUN

SAT – A fun-filled 5k celebrating Kirkland, healthy living, and of course St. Patrick’s Day! Come join multitudes of other Irish culture enthusiasts to run or walk through downtown Kirkland. Benefiting local non-profits, this event has become a tradition for many area residents. 

QUILT SHOW 

FRI-SUNOver 500 quilts on display in a dozen different categories, ranging from traditional styles to art quilts and other innovative designs. There is something for everyone to enjoy at the show. Quilts, fabrics, and other quilt-related goods will be available for purchase from the vendors in our merchant mall. Free demonstrations of various quilt-making techniques will be offered throughout each day. 

COIN SHOW

FRI-SUNThe oldest and largest annual coin show in the Pacific Northwest. Dozens of your favorite local, regional and national dealers will cover 85 tables with a wide selection of numismatic and exonumia material in all price ranges.

DOLL & TEDDY BEAR SHOW

SAT-SUNThe sales floor is packed with the dealers that you love and have always wanted to meet. You’ll find fine antiques, dolls, teddy bears, miniatures, supplies, furniture and accessories.

JEWISH FILM FESTIVAL  

Through SUN – An annual, 9-day and year-round cinematic exploration and celebration of global Jewish and Israeli life, history, complexity, culture and film for everyone. Showcasing the best international, independent and award-winning Jewish-themed and Israeli cinema, enhanced by educational, family, social, performing arts and year-round programming.

HERSHEY FELDER AS IRVING BERLIN

Through SUN – Actor and pianist Hershey Felder takes us on a journey through the incredible and fascinating life of “America’s composer” Irving Berlin. Featuring Berlin’s most enduring tunes this musical portrait is an uplifting immigrant tale that breathes new life into the American dream.

LOVE, CHAOS, & DINNER

Through April 29 – From the moment you step through the doors into our 100-year-old spiegeltent you will be transported into another world where performers break free from the confines of the stage and the action unfolds all around you.

MAGNIFICENT MATINEE

Through April 29 – 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.

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:
· Tomb Raider
· Love, Simon
· I Can Only Imagine
· The Happys
· Dear Dictator
· Keep the Change
· Flower
· Tilt
· Apartment 212
· Journey’s End
· Josie
· Kirrak Party

Seattle Events Weekend Planner: March 1-4, 2018

LOCAL EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
March 1-4, 2018

DINO DAYS

SAT-SUN – See hundreds of exciting dinosaur fossils and other prehistoric creatures from the Burke’s collection! This year, become a Junior Paleontologist and hone your prehistoric sleuthing skills. Meet paleontologists and talk to them about what it’s like to have a career working with fossils, as well as their groundbreaking research from around the world.  

SEATTLE GOLF & TRAVEL SHOW

SAT-SUN – Featuring more than 200 exhibitors,  guest speakers, 5,000 square feet of golf equipment, KP, putting & long drive challenges and much more!

SEATTLE BIKE & OUTDOOR SHOW

SAT-SUN – Featuring the best of biking and outdoors with more than 75 exhibitors, a stand out line-up of speakers & presenters, and the lowest prices of the year on the latest and greatest in all things bikes and outdoors!

POLAR SCIENCE WEEKEND

FRI-SUN – Partake in hands-on activities, watch live science shows and chat with local scientists about the poles. This year, Polar Science Weekend will have a new twist as scientists and experts tackle the complex effects that climate change has on the Polar Regions.

HOLI

SAT – Join us as thousands of people get color bombed, dance to the upbeat Bollywood numbers by DJ RDX, and eat yum desi food!

WEEKEND BRUNCH CRUISE

SAT-SUN – A perfect way to celebrate your weekend in Seattle! Enjoy a lavish brunch buffet and the spectacular views of Seattle during a 2-hour cruise on Lake Union or Lake Washington.

LOVE, CHAOS, & DINNER

Through March 15 – From the moment you step through the doors into our 100-year-old spiegeltent you will be transported into another world where performers break free from the confines of the stage and the action unfolds all around you.

SEATTLE MINIATURE SHOW

SAT-SUN – Whether it is a hand-crafted or commercially produced accessory for a dollhouse, you’ll find it at this show. Come talk to the friendly dealers, sign up for a workshop, or attend a how-to demonstration.  

POVERTY BAY WINE FESTIVAL

FRI-SAT – This is your chance to get close and personal with renowned local winemakers from over twenty of Washington State’s finest wineries. The wine tastings will be flowing and you will have a chance to experience wines of all varietals.

AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’

Through March 4 – The inimitable Thomas “Fats” Waller rose to international fame during the Golden Age of the Cotton Club and that jumpin’ new beat, swing music. Although not quite a biography, Ain’t Misbehavin’ evokes the delightful humor and infectious energy of this American original.

SEX WITH STRANGERS

Through March 11 – Don’t miss this intriguing and provocative comedic drama about an obscure mid-career novelist and a famous young blogger. These two strangers have nothing in common except their passion for writing…and each other! One of the most-produced new plays in the country, a smart, multi-faceted comedic love story from the writer of House of Cards.

THE LITTLE PRINCE

Through March 4 – 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.

MAGNIFICENT MATINEE

Through April 29 – 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.

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:
· Red Sparrow
· Death Wish
· Blink
· Goldstone
· Alpha
· Submission
· Souvenir
· Dance Academy: The Comeback
· Don’t Talk to Irene
· Oh Lucy!
· Gnome Alone
· The Faculty: Urban Legend

Local Events Weekend Planner: February 22-25, 2018

LOCAL EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
February 22-25, 2018

 

SEATTLE WINE & FOOD EXPERIENCE

THURS-SAT – 3 Days, one great experienceThursday: Treat yourself to some of your favorite indulgences—everything from mac and cheese to fried chicken, beer, cider, and more! Friday: Bubbles & seafood, features the Pacific Northwest’s bounty of seafood from salmon and clams, oysters and more. Saturday: Grand tasting, a deluxe showcase for wine, beverage, food and lifestyle in the Northwest.

SEATTLE HOME SHOW

Through SUN – Featuring hundreds of displays of home and garden products, daily “Meet the Experts” seminars, the newest in building products and materials, landscape displays, living green, arts & crafts, home decorating, wine tasting and much more.

WINTERGRASS MUSIC FESTIVAL

THURS-SUN – Dozens of acts on multiple stages, plus workshops and impromptu jams.

CHILLY HILLY BIKE RIDE

SUN33-mile route around Bainbridge Island starts with a scenic early morning ferry ride across Puget Sound from Seattle, or you can join the crowd directly on Bainbridge Island.

NORTHWEST WOMEN’S SHOW

SAT-SUN – Featuring seminars on health and finance, fashion shows, cooking demonstrations, celebrity hosts, and hundreds of vendors.

SEATTLE ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL

THURS-SUN76 films featuring the best in recent independent cinema by and about Asian Americans. SAAFF’s mission is to spotlight Asian American voices, perspectives, and histories by screening independent films that reflect the diversity and richness of the Asian American community.

A BLACK TIE AFFAIR

SAT – Enjoy an evening of performances, live music, exquisite food, a unique way to participate in the art and support the festival, and a sneak peek at the 2018 selected art. Benefitting the Seattle Erotic Art Festival.

AIN’T MISBEHAVIN’

Through March 4 – The inimitable Thomas “Fats” Waller rose to international fame during the Golden Age of the Cotton Club and that jumpin’ new beat, swing music. Although not quite a biography, Ain’t Misbehavin’ evokes the delightful humor and infectious energy of this American original.

VANISHING

Through SUN – 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.

SEX WITH STRANGERS

Through March 11 – Don’t miss this intriguing and provocative comedic drama about an obscure mid-career novelist and a famous young blogger. These two strangers have nothing in common except their passion for writing…and each other! One of the most-produced new plays in the country, a smart, multi-faceted comedic love story from the writer of House of Cards.

THE LITTLE PRINCE

Through March 4 – 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.

MAGNIFICENT MATINEE

Through April 29 – 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.

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:
· Game Night
· Annihilation
· Every Day
· Beast of Burden
· Curvature
· 7 Guardians of the Tomb
· The Lodgers
· The Cured
· Half Magic
· The Chamber
· Death House
· Agenda: Payback