SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
MARCH 14-17, 2019
ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE
SAT – St. Patrick’s Day community parade celebrates Irish heritage. Hop on the Monorail after for the closing ceremony at the Armory.
BOARD GAME BUFFET
FRI-SAT – Enjoy a buffet dinner for two with game store vouchers and a vast collection of games to choose from, with stunning views on the 76th floor of the Columbia Tower building.
LANDING OF ST. PATRICK
SAT – Hop on a South Lake Union boat and see St. Patrick’s arrival! Stories say, St Patrick was originally brought to Ireland by Pirates. Come to the bay to watch him be delivered.
SAT – The oldest coin show in the state is being held at the Tukwila Community Center this weekend!
MIGRATORY BIRD FESTIVAL
SAT-SUN – The Wings over Water Northwest Birding Festival celebrates migratory birds in the coastal area. Enjoy kids activities, exhibits, and listen to expert speakers over the picturesque Birch Bay.
INDIA COLOR PARTY
SAT – Holi Hai integrates live music with dance performances, lessons, and drink specials. Wear white clothing and get covered in vibrant powder in celebration of color and community.
SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FAIR
SAT – Local high school science projects will be showcased at Bellevue College.
EMERALD CITY COMIC CON
THURS-SUN – Head to the biggest Comic Con event of the year for gamers and creators alike in celebration of nerdy fandom. Meet George Takei, the cast from Stranger Things, and comic book artists!
SAT-SUN – Dance the night away with live music, singing, vendors, and children’s activities at the Irish Festival. Enjoy authentic Irish meals like soda bread, potato pancakes, Irish bacon and view art from Irish artists.
ST. PATRICK’S DAY DASH
SUN – Costumed runners compete in this 5k and head to the giant Foster adult-beverage garden.
SAT – Head to Centurylink Field for adrenaline seeking Monster Trucks. Cheer on vicious rides like The Gravedigger, El Toro Loco, and more!
THROUGH MAR 31 – Enjoy a thrillingly glamorous show with kicks and (brunch) treats at the Can Can Theatre.
SUN – Head to the theatre for a heartwarming family tale of Pinocchio, the story of a wooden puppet who learns to tell the truth.
THROUGH SUN – A king is betrayed by his friend in a chilling Shakespearean tale at Shoreline Community College Theater.
ONGOING – Join a free Lego building convention for creative open-house play time. Building supplies will be provided, all you need to do is bring your imagination.
THE WOMAN IN BLACK
THROUGH MAR 24 – The Seattle Repertory Theatre hosts an eerie ghost story about a mysterious woman terrorizing an English Village.
THE VIKINGS BEGIN
THROUGH APRIL 15 – Every Tuesday through Sunday, view historical findings dating back to the mid-seventh to the late 11th century as well as unearthed artifacts at the Nordic Museum.
APA SCIENCE FICTION
THROUGH SEPT 15 – The expanding universe of Asian Pacific Americans and their influence on Sci-Fi takes a deep dive into actors, artists, writers, animators and more. Get your tickets and head to the Wing Luke Museum.
NEW MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- Captive State
- Five Feet Apart
- Wonder Park
- The Aftermath
- Chimera Strain
- Faith, Hope & Love
- The Hummingbird Project
- The Mustang
- Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase
- Off Season