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Seattle Events Weekend Planner: September 7-10, 2017

LOCAL EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
September 7-10, 2017

 

SUSTAINABLE BALLARD FESTIVAL
SAT-SUN – Sustainable Ballard Festival offers music, food trucks, a tea garden, environmental exhibits and workshops, and a family bike expo in Ballard Commons Park. Free.

SEATTLE DESIGN FESTIVAL BLOCK PARTY
SAT-SUN – See creative large-scale designs at Seattle Design Festival Block Party, with exhibits and performances at Occidental Square Park in Pioneer Square. It’s the highlight of Seattle Design Festival. Free.

CIDER SUMMIT SEATTLE
FRI-SAT – Featuring over 150 ciders including regional favorites, international classics and cider cocktails.
 
WASHINGTON CIDER WEEK
WED through September 17 – Enjoy beverages from the simple to the significant; from dinner pairing menus to tap take overs, and much more.
 
SAN GENNARO FESTIVAL OF SEATTLE
FRI-SUN – Enjoy delicious food vendors, local vendors offering all sorts of exciting things for sale and fabulous entertainment! 
 
SEATTLE PHILATELIC EXHIBITION 
FRI-SUN – 25+ stamp dealers, over 160 frames of exhibits, “What’s in your attic” evaluations, China stamp Society Convention and more.
 
BACON, EGGS, & KEGS
SAT – Enjoy your favorite breakfast foods, 30-ft. Bloody Mary bars, 40 breweries, live music and so much more.  
WASHINGTON STATE FAIR
Through Sept 24 – Enjoy delicious food, wild rides, dazzling entertainment and fun for the whole family. 
 
MUKILTEO LIGHTHOUSE FESTIVAL 
SAT-SUN  Feature food, fun and two GREAT fireworks shows! The Beer Garden will again be rocking with great music, fine food and football on a big screen Sunday afternoon.

SUMMER CONCERTS AT CHATEAU STE. MICHELLE
Through SUN – Featuring  some of the best artists in jazz, rock, blues, and contemporary music.

ICE CREAM CABARET
Through October 1 – Inspired by all-time-favorite summer cult-classics like “Grease,” “Cry Baby,” “Hairspray,” and “Beach Party,” ICE CREAM celebrates revelry with the finest in Market fresh food, craft cocktails, and Can Can’s own unique brand of entertainment.

OLYMPIC MUSIC FESTIVAL
Through SUN – Featuring different world-class concerts each weekend at the Wheeler Theater in Port Townsend.

CONCERTS AT THE LOCKS
Through September 16 – Enjoy summer concerts on the lawn at the Hiram M Chittenden Locks.

FREE WEEKEND WALKS
Through November – Tours are tailored for an adult audience, and the topic changes monthly. See the calendar below for details. Tour groups gather in front of the Graham Visitors Center.

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.

MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND

• It
• 9/11
• Home Again
• The Good Catholic
• Rebel in the Rye
• Fallen
• School Life
• Memoir of a Murderer
• Daddy
• Man in Red Bandana
• The Limehouse Golem

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