SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
NOVEMBER 1-4, 2018
DAY OF THE DEAD
FRI – Dia de los Muertos has a display of Aztec dancers, singers and folk dancers as well as free face painting with sugar skull designs. Enjoy a free showing of Disney’s Coco.
SAT – Taste from over 30 oyster varieties, 60 wineries, breweries, and live music at Elliot’s Oyster House.
SAT – Enjoy an evening of Scottish entertainment with Pipe bands, dancers and a silent auction. Take a Scottish dance lesson and taste authentic food from the highlands.
INDIA FESTIVAL OF LIGHTS
THROUGH NOV 11 – Watch the Festival of Lights following the lunar calendar. This cultural celebration This cultural celebration symbolizes light providing hope, knowledge and accepting diversity.
SAT-SUN – View beautiful and innovative handmade tiles from Northwest artists.
SUN – View beautiful flowers at the Northwest Orchid Society Fall Show & Sale at Swanson’s Nursery.
JET CITY COMIC SHOW
SAT-SUN – Head to the comic book convention and meet special celebrity guests, comic book writers and artists.
SAT-SUN – Watch a story unfold about a friendship between a TV writer and janitor as it addresses differences in culture, class, race and gender.
SMALL PUBLISHER FESTIVAL
SAT – The Short Run Comix and Arts Festival highlights Pacific Northwest artists published by small press and handmade books. Come to the festival to support local artists!
THE VELVETEEN RABBIT
SAT – Watch the heart-warming classic story of a child and his best friend, a velveteen rabbit at the Seattle Children’s Theatre.
SAT – Head to Pritchard Island Beach for a restoration work party. Help make Seattle greener by volunteering to plant shrubs and prepare the beach for fall.
GAELIC SONGS OF THE SEA
SUN – This free workshop teaches seafaring songs with Scottish Gaelic artist Fae Wiendenhoeft and teacher Geo Sammons.
CIRQUE DU SOLEI VOLTA
THROUGH SUN – 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.
THROUGH NOV 11 – See this bewitching love story of a witch and mere mortal. Will there be a happily ever after?
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.”
NEW MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- Bohemian Rhapsody
- The Nutcracker and the Four
- Nobody’s Fool
- Beautiful Boy
- Boy Erased
- In Harm’s Way
- A Private War
- In Search of Greatness
- Maria by Callas
- Searching For Ingmar Bergman
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