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.
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.
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.
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.
THROUGH OCT 28 – Find your way through the Flashlight Maze at Maris Farms for the spook and thrill of your life!
THROUGH OCT 31 – Enjoy a food court, beer garden and a Funfest for kids on a haunted golf course.
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.
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
- A Star is Born
- Heavy Trip
- Hello Mrs. Money
- The Church
- Viking Destiny
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