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Seattle Events Weekend Planner: September 20-23, 2018

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
SEPTEMBER 20-23, 2018

PINTS & PUMPKINS
THURS – Join the glass pumpkin party of the year! Watch glassblowing demonstrations, browse the glass pumpkin patch’ while enjoying food and drink vendors, and browse the Schack art Center.

GYPSY JAZZ FESTIVAL
THROUGH SEPT 23 DjangoFest Northwest incorporates the top showcase of Gypsy Jazz music in North America, with workshops, performances and jam sessions.

GRILLED THINGS & CHICKEN WINGS
FRI – Enjoy the last bit of summer with refreshments and deep fried everything on this food tour.

OKTOBERFEST
FRI-SUN – Head to Freemont for over 80 kinds of beer with live music, pumpkin craving artists, and great food. Kirkland is also hosting an Oktoberfest with wiener dog races, costume contests, bratwurst and more!

SKETCHFEST SEATTLE
THROUGH SEPT 29 – Laugh with the World’s original sketch comedy festival, watch talented local comedians bring Seattle to life with roaring laughter.

HAUNTED HOUSE
THROUGH NOV 3 – Kick-off Halloween early with popular haunted house at Georgetown Morgue.

SEATTLE CHILDREN’S FESTIVAL
SAT – Bring the family for a celebration of the dynamic arts, cultures and traditions of the Pacific Northwest with live music, workshops, discovery zones and more!

TRAPEZE SHOW
SATEmerald City Trapeze displays a must-see performance of aerial arts, circus acts and a trapeze show.

INTERNET CAT VIDEO FESTIVAL
SAT-SUN – Watch 85 viral cat videos and compete in a cat costume contest and meet special guests. This is an event fundraising for PAWS – performing animal welfare society.

TOUGH MUDDER
SAT-SUN – Sign up to run in this annual muddy obstacle course with 10-mile, 5-mile and 5K options, don’t miss the after party.

LANTERN FESTIVAL
SAT – The summer days have shortened, watch the celebration of the equinox with glowing lanterns, Luminata parade and beautiful costumes.

BALLARD FESTIVAL
SAT – Learn about sustainability while enjoying live music, a tea garden, a food truck and workshops at Ballard Commons Park.

FREE NATIONAL PARK DAY
SAT – Head to any National Park for waived entrance fees! Checkout their website to find the nearest parks.

RECURRING EVENTS:

THEATRE COMEDY
THROUGH SEPT 30 – Get your tickets to The Foreigner, a slapstick comedy and award-winning play about secrets, language barriers and misunderstandings.

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.

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

CABARET BRUNCH
THROUGH SEPT 30 – Explore this show of dance, comedy, music and history at the Pike Place Market Can Can theatre.

PUYALLUP FAIR
THROUGH SEPT 23 – Head to the Washington State Fair where you’ll experience carnival rides, view farm animals and enjoy live entertainment from music to the rodeo.

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.

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

  • The House With A Clock In Its Walls
  • Fahrenheit 11/9
  • Life Itself
  • American Dresser
  • Colette
  • The Great Battle
  • Love, Glida
  • The Sisters Brothers
  • Tea With The Dames
  • The Pagan King
  • Assassination Nation
  • Qismat

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: September 13-16, 2018

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
SEPTEMBER 13-16, 2018

TANGO FESTIVAL
THROUGH SEPT 17 – Put on your dancing shoes and grab a partner for this series of classes and magical dances featuring live DJ’s.

BIRD FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN – Bring binoculars and the family for this celebration of the majestic winged creatures that call the Puget Sound home. Enjoy guided walks, exhibits, speakers and activities.

CIDER WEEK
THURS-SUN – Taste Washington ciders while enjoying special menus at local restaurants.

FISHERMEN’S FESTIVAL
SAT – Head to the 30th annual Fishermen’s Fall Festival benefiting the Seattle Fishermen’s Memorial. Listen to live music, educational demonstrations and food vendors showcasing incredible seafood.

STAMP COLLECTOR SHOW
FRI-SUN – Bring your stamp collection to be reviewed or view stamps from over 30 dealers and 200 frames of exhibits.

CHEESE FESTIVAL
SAT – Taste artisan cheeses at the Washington Artisan Cheesemakers Festival. Meet cheese producers and sample cheese pairings from local wineries and breweries.

GREEK FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN – Watch dancers perform in festival entertainment while enjoying Greek foods gyros, baklava, lamb, calamari and wine at the St. Demetrios Greek Festival.

FOOD TRUCK FESTIVAL
SAT – Head to the South Lake Union Discovery Center for Trucktoberfest, a celebration of Seattle’s latest and greatest food carts and a beer garden.

BRUNCH CRUISE
SAT – Enjoy the beautiful Waterways Cruise in Kirkland featuring a two hour tour. Hop aboard and cheers with a champagne or sparkling cider toast and a buffet.

HOPS & CROPS FESTIVAL
SAT – This music and beer festival features an array of bands and food trucks.

LATIN AMERICAN FESTIVAL
SAT-SUN Spain independence celebration with live mariachi music, a children’s soccer clinic, an art show,  dancing and food vendors at the Seattle Center.

VR & AR HACKATHON
FRI-SUN – Come together with other creatives to learn, develop, and gain hands on experience to the evolving technology of virtual reality and augmented  reality.

EDMONDS ART TOUR
SAT-SUN – Browse over 15 art studios displaying 30 artists and their finest work. This event allows you to meet the artists and have the opportunity to purchase pieces.

GARDEN PARTY
SAT – Rosé garden party wraps up the end of the season as Bottlehouse private garden celebrates and pours through their pink drink.

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.

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

CABARET BRUNCH
THROUGH SEPT 30 – Explore this show of dance, comedy, music and history at the Pike Place Market Can Can theatre.

PUYALLUP FAIR
THROUGH SEPT 23 – Head to the Washington State Fair where you’ll experience carnival rides, view farm animals and enjoy live entertainment from music to the rodeo.

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.

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

  • The Predator
  • A Simple Favor
  • White Boy Rick
  • Bel Canto
  • The Riot Act
  • A Wizard’s Tale
  • MDMA
  • Patient Zero
  • Lizzie
  • Don’t Leave Home 

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: September 6-9, 2018

 

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER 
SEPTEMBER 6-9, 2018 

LIGHTHOUSE FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN Bring the family for the Mukilteo lighthouse festival association.  Stick around for the fishing derby, tea party, beer garden, live music and more!

STAR TRAIL TRACKER
SAT – Head to Magnuson Park Playground for this class to learn how to take stunning photos of star trails in space while going over settings and tools to get the best shot.

PRATT OPEN HOUSE
SAT Fine arts center celebrates annual fall open house with live art and hot bronze pour demonstrations.

MARINE FOR LIFE
THUR – Join this networking event, come together with local veteran’s and spouses to chat with local employers. All veteran/spouse job seekers are encouraged to attend.

THE URBANIST TOUR
SAT – Take a walk! Hop on the ferry and head to Seattle’s rural Vashon Island for a low-tide beach walk, history lesson and a visit to the farmer’s market.

DOWNTOWN ISSAQUAH WINE & ART WALK
SAT – Head to this lively downtown event in Issaquah and watch artists in action while sipping wine from local boutiques.

SAVOR SEATTLE
FRI-SUN – Savor all the sights and flavors of Pike Place Market and learn of the best places to eat, drink and play.

TRUE NORTHWEST
THROUGH AUG 19 – The Museum of History and Industry features The Seattle Journey, explaining the trials and tribulations of Seattle on its long and trying times from wilderness to world city.

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

DESIGN FEST BLOCK PARTY
SAT – The design festival is a street fair celebrating all the ways design affects our lives.

SODO FLEA
SAT – A flea market for the best of Seattle’s local businesses, makers and curators.

CIDER WEEK
THROUGH SEPT 16 – Features tastings from local cideries and restaurants with special event menus.

MAGICIAN
THUR-SUN – Witness something truly magical as Female magician Billy Kidd mind reads, combines illusion, comedy and much more.

ART UNCORKED
FRI – Over 22 wineries are participating in collaboration with local artists, musicians and eateries for this uncorked celebration.

DESIGN BLOCK PARTY
SAT-SUN – Large scale designs at the block party Seattle Design Festival! Don’t miss exhibits and performances at Pioneer Square.

LANTERN FESTIVAL 
SAT – Watch as the park is transformed into a lighted paradise. Watch jugglers and acrobats roam through a park adorned in lanterns. Enjoy live music and food vendors.

RECURRING EVENTS:

CABARET BRUNCH
THROUGH SEPT 30 – Explore this show of dance, comedy, music, theatre and history at the Pike Place Market Can Can theatre.

PUYALLUP FAIR
THROUGH SEPT 23 – Head to the Washington State Fair where you’ll experience carnival rides, view farm animals and enjoy live entertainment from music to the rodeo.

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.

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

  • Manu
  • Perfect Blue
  • City of Lies
  • Diane
  • God Bless The Broken Road
  • Mara
  • Peppermint
  • The Favorite
  • The Nun
  • Paltan 
  • Paper Boy

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 August 30-September 2, 2018

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER 
AUGUST 30-SEPTEMBER 2, 2018 

BUMBERSHOOT
FRI-SUN – Head to the weekend music festival of the year, featuring today’s top artists! Don’t miss film, comedy and arts in 13 venues at the Seattle Center.

EVERGREEN STATE FAIR
THROUGH SEPT 3 – Take a gander at farm animals, join eating contests, hop on a carnival ride, and enjoy the concerts!

PAX-PENNY ARCADE EXPO 
THROUGH SEPT 3 – Head to the pre-opening Thursday at the Pre-PAX open house to test out the latest and unreleased Xbox titles, meet game developers and more! Then stick around for the expo featuring workshops and panelists.

OAK HARBOR MUSIC FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN – Enjoy music from over 30 artists while trying out food and drinks from vendors and arts & crafts on Whidbey Island.

YOGA & ART IN THE PARK
FRI – Bring the kids to an imaginative yoga and art session and story time at Brier City Park.

SO BAZAAR
THUR – Check out the night market Thursday at Redmond Central Connector Park with art inspired culinary pop-up series focusing on a specific color. This week’s theme is a play on classic black and white.

POND BOAT SAILING
SAT – Family fun at the Naval Reserve Armory, offers rental pirate boat models and miniature racing yacht sailing for children 5yrs and older.

SUMMER MOVIES IN THE PARK
THROUGH AUG 30Watch Indiana Jones The Raiders of the Lost Ark and enjoy food from Off the Rez Food Truck at Ballard Commons Park.

OLYMPIA HARBOR DAYS
FRI-SUN  Watch as tugboats return to the southern tip of the Puget Sound. This three-day event features food, art, history, and a goodbye to summer.

LABOR DAY BOAT PARTY
SAT Join Oceanic Entertainment and Seattle’s most popular party ship for a late night boat party with a variety of music mashups and festivities.

BLACKBERRY FESTIVAL
SAT-MON 29th Annual Bremerton Blackberry Festival features vendors, children’s entertainment, a climbing wall and most of all, blackberries!

SEATTLE INDIE’S EXPO
SUN – Join another gaming convention, the exhibition for independent game developers and Amazon GameOn!

LATIN & INDIAN NIGHT
SUN – Celebrate with this end of summer party! Dance to tropical tunes and a mashup of the world’s greatest music. Featuring Bollywood entertainer, DJ Prashant.

A HAUNTED EXCURSION 
FRI-SAT – The new way to experience theatre! Be led by members of Improv through Market Ghost Stories, illuminating the history of the downtown district.

RECURRING EVENTS:

WEEKDAY CONCERTS
THROUGH AUG 31 – Downtown summer sounds brings live music to the workweek, checkout the free concert series lineup.

SEATTLE MARINERS
THROUGH SEPT 30 – Catch the remainder of the Seattle Mariners home games!

U-PICK ORGANIC BLUEBERRIES
EVERY DAY UNTIL DUSK – Pick organic blueberries or sit on the lakefront with a picnic at the Higher Taste Blueberry farm.  You can also purchase raw honey from the buds of the blueberries themselves, no pesticides ever used.

PUYALLUP FAIR
THROUGH SEPT 23 Browse exhibits, farm animals, the rodeo and checkout the lineup for the Columbia Bank Concert Series all at the Washington State Fair!

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.

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

  • Operation Finale
  • Kin
  • Active Measures
  • Big Brother
  • Blood Fest
  • The Little Stranger
  • Pick of the Litter
  • Reprisal
  • Slave to the Grind
  • Active Measures
  • Chasing the Win
  • Destination Wedding
  • Inventing tomorrow
  • S.M.A.R.T. Chase

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

www.events12.com/seattle

Seattle Events Weekend Planner: August 16-19, 2018

 

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
AUGUST 16-19, 2018

CHALK ART FEST
FRI-SUN – Watch 14 chalk artists in Redmond Town Center as they swarm the streets and create chalk masterpieces. Bring the family for live music and activities!

KIDS OBSTACLE RACE
SAT-SUN – Bring the family! Kids from ages 5-16 will be challenged with running through mud and obstacles at Lake Sammamish State Park.

PIKE PLACE MARKET DINNER
FRI – Celebrate the 111th anniversary of Pike Place with fine dining Sunset supper featuring over 100 of the region’s best restaurants, wineries, breweries and distilleries will be in attendance.

RAILROAD FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN – A look at the past 80 years of trains, timber and tradition. Dive into the Pancake breakfast Saturday and stick around to enjoy the Parade Sunday with food and beverage vendors.

HOT SAUCE FESTIVAL
SAT – Seattle’s Hot Sauce Fest promises hot sauce tastings, cool down with the beer garden, food vendors and fun games with the family. Stick around for the movie playing at dusk!

WINE WEEKEND
THUR-SAT – The Winemaker Picnic and Barrel Auction of Washington wines benefits the Seattle Children’s Hospital and the Viticulture and Enology Program at WSU.

TACO TASTING
SAT – Head to the Seattle Taco Takeover to sample tacos, Latin dishes and tequila while you enjoy live music. Try your turn at judging dishes and taste submissions to the cocktail competition.

WASHINGTON BEER FEST
SAT – Washington Beer BBQ event hosted at Lake Union Park has over 100+ local craft brews to taste from over 50 participating vendors.

SAMMAMISH EVENING FEST
SAT  Outdoor summer event gives adults a fun night under the stars with beverage tastings, food from local restaurants and dancing with live music.

SAUSAGE AND CIDERFEST
SAT – Enjoy different sausages, cider from Northwest breweries, as well as craft beer and wine. This benefit supports the Covington Kiwanis Club and includes the Eliminate project, Children’s Cancer Program and Covington Youth Athletics.

FESTIVAL OF ARTISTS AT WORK
SAT-SUN – Head to the Fresh Paint event at the Everett Art Festival in the Port of Everett Marina with over 100 artists booths, live entertainment and more!

BRASILFEST
SUN – Join the 20th annual Celebration of Brazilian arts and traditions. This festival combines traditional food workshops and activities.

MINI MAKER FAIRE 
SAT – Join the Greatest Show & Tell on Earth! Gather with curious tinkers from engineers to scientists and artists, learn about new experiments, hobbies and projects.

CAPITOL HILL GARAGE SALE DAY
SUN Browse dozens of neighborhood sales at Cal Anderson Park, or get rid of your treasures at one of the biggest sales of the year!

FAMILY MUSICAL
THURS-SAT – Featuring family favorites from beloved Charlie Brown. See Linus, Lucy, Snoopy and more as they bring Civic Theatre to life!

RECURRING EVENTS:

LEGO AMERICANA ROADSHOW
THROUGH SUN – Celebrate and honor the history of the U.S. through Lego buildings and fascinating architectural structures made by master builders. Hands on activities and play areas available.

U-PICK ORGANIC BLUEBERRIES
EVERY DAY UNTIL DUSK – Pick organic blueberries or sit on the lakefront with a picnic at the Higher Taste Blueberry farm. You can also purchase raw honey from the buds of the blueberries themselves, no pesticides ever used.

DISENCHANTED: THE MUSICAL
THROUGH SAT – 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.

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.

CANOE TOUR
ALL MONTHCheck 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!

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

  • Mile 22
  • Crazy Rich Asians
  • Alpha
  • Billionaire Boys club
  • Blaze
  • Breaking & Exiting
  • Down A Dark Hall
  • Europe Raiders

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

www.events12.com/seattle

Seattle Events Weekend Planner: August 9-12, 2018

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER

AUGUST 9-12, 2018

DOWNTOWN KENT WINE WALK
FRI – Sip and walk through Kent’s downtown district and discover your new favorite wine!

TECH COMEDY SHOW
THUR – Nine comedians roast the Seattle Tech scene and each other at the University District roast.

KIRKLAND SUMMER FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN – The shore of Lake Washington features live music and an arts festival with entertainment, food and beverage vendors as well as family fun.

POLO PARTY
SAT – Join Seattle’s elite Polo party, dress to impress and watch the thunder of horses and their riders galloping down field. A portion of the proceeds will support the city’s homeless through The More Love Project.

CIDER FESTIVAL
SUN – Try hard ciders from around the Pacific NW at Thomas Family Farms.

RIVER FESTIVAL & POWWOW
FRI-SUN – Live music from Rick Springfield and Maddie & Tae. Storytelling Powwow and top it off with a 5K run!

WHIDBEY ISLAND ART FESTIVAL
SAT-SUN – Coupeville Arts and Crafts Festival features children’s activities, live entertainment and handmade arts and crafts.

PHANTOM OF THE OPERA
THROUGH AUG 19 – This excitingly devastating love story offers new extras like scenic and lighting designs and choreography, making it bigger and better than before.

DANCING IN THE PARK
TUES & THURS  Free dance lessons with live music offered in Seattle’s Downtown parks!

TASTING EVENT IN EDMONDS
FRI-SUN – Showcasing food, arts and crafts, rides and commercial booths. Don’t miss the three stages featuring live entertainment, beer garden and a free kids zone.

NATIVE AMERICAN FESTIVAL
SAT-SUN – Connect with diverse Native artists and stroll through the wide variety of shopping. Free admission.

KITSAP WINE FESTIVAL
SAT –  Hop on the Bremerton Ferry and enjoy sips from over 25 participating wineries and local food at the Kitsap Wine Festival on the beautiful Bremerton waterfront. Taste for a cause, proceeds go to the Olympic College Alumni Association.

AUBURN FESTIVAL   
SAT Bring the family to watch the AM Parade downtown, Les Gove Park features a car show and a 5K race starts at 7pm. Stick around for the live entertainment and Jimi Hendrix Tribute band.

URBAN CAMPOUT
FRI-SAT – Bring your tent and the whole family for a night under the stars. Fun activities and s’mores! Dinner and breakfast is included with admission.

BLOCK PARTY
FRI-SAT – Join South Lake Union Bay for a block party celebrating community, food, brews, live music and art.

RECURRING EVENTS:

LEGO AMERICANA ROADSHOW
THROUGH AUG 19 – Celebrate and honor the history of the U.S. through Lego buildings and fascinating architectural structures made by master builders. Hands on activities and play areas available.

U-PICK ORGANIC BLUEBERRIES
EVERY DAY UNTIL DUSK – Pick organic blueberries or sit on the lakefront with a picnic at the Higher Taste Blueberry farm.  You can also purchase raw honey from the buds of the blueberries themselves, no pesticides ever used.

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.

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.

CANOE TOUR
ALL MONTHCheck 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!

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

  • The Meg
  • Dog Days
  • Slender Man
  • Buybust
  • The Island
  • Madeline’s Madeline
  • Skate Kitchen

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: August 2-5, 2018

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
August 2-5, 2018

SEAFAIR JET BLAST BASH  
SAT – Watch in awe as fast cars and even faster planes fuel the Jet Blast Bash! This Boeing airshow boasts Blue Angels in air conditioned comfort. Museum outdoor festival featuring music, food and adult beverages!

SEAFAIR FLEET WEEK
SAT-SUN – Watch the Parade of Ships in Elliot Bay, bring the family and tour ships. US Coast Guard search and rescue demonstrations and a real taste for life at sea!

AFRICAN HERTIAGE FEST
FRI-SUN – The African Heritage Parade features dance troops and drill teams. Enjoy family fun village, Children’s day, Afrobeats and Roots Stage as well as a basketball tournament and local food!

SALMON FESTIVAL AND PARADE
FRI– Seafair Festival boasts a parade, car show and an art fair with live music and a children’s area. Bring your dog decked out in their finest gear for the Dog parade right before the Grand Parade.

WASHINGTON MIDSUMMERS RENAISSANCE FAIRE
FRI-SUN – Watch Jousting just like King Arthur, fencing demonstrations, puppet shows and even camel rides! Anyone can be a hero at the opening weekend show!

IMPROV HAPPY HOUR
FRI – Be entertained by script-less improvisers and 100’s of exciting improv games.

ROOFTOP MOVIES AT THE MOTIF SEATTLE  
FRI – Sit on the rooftop under the summer sky and enjoy The Devil Wears Prada and special cocktail called the “Glacial Pace.”

MAGNOLIA SUMMERFEST
FRI – Fun kids activities, movie “COCO,” treats from CVS and a Beer Garden for the parents!

COMEDY SUMMIT OPEN MIC COMPETITION
FRI-SUN  Use your humor to compete Comedy Summit’s stand up open mic competition! Winners are decided by the crowd, winners are awarded a cash prize!

BLUES IN PORT TOWNSEND
SAT-SUN – Enjoy this showcase highlighting acoustic blues music in Port Townsend this weekend!

ANACORTES ARTS FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN – The Festival offers art for every taste, ranging from 250 artisans showcasing floats, bands and performances with live music, delicious food and family fun.

BABY FEST!
SAT – Seattle’s Biggest Baby Shower! New parents? Innovative eco- friendly baby products and services on the market. Workshops, Baby shower games and exclusive VIP prizes.

WATER FLASH MOB  
SAT – Do you like Flash Mobs? Join this water soaker flash mob, bring your biggest soaker and enjoy this fun event on a hot day!

RECURRING EVENTS:

CONCERTS AT SEATTLE CENTER
YEAR-ROUND – Concerts at the amphitheater, bring a family picnic and enjoy the beer and wine garden. This weekend presents Tacocat, The Coathangers, Snudd Redux, Lemuria, Katie Ellen, Dusk and The Vera Project.

U-PICK ORGANIC BLUEBERRIES
EVERY SAT-SUN – Pick organic blueberries or sit on the lakefront with a picnic at the Higher Taste Blueberry farm.  You can also purchase raw honey from the buds of the blueberries themselves, no pesticides ever used.

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.

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.

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!

FLEA MARKET IN FREMONT
EVERY 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

  • Christopher Robin
  • The Darkest Minds
  • Death Of A Nation
  • The Spy Who Dumped Me
  • 40 Years in the Making: The Magic
  • The Miseducation of Cameron Post
  • Never Goin’ Back

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 26-29, 2018

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
July 26-29, 2018

JAZZ PORT TOWNSEND
SAT-SUN – Watch Jazz come to life in a seaside paradise. Concerts held at Fort Worden State Park and workshops held all week. Concerts featuring internationally-known jazz performers.

GIG HARBOR WINE & FOOD FEST
FRI-SUN – Celebrate the region’s spirits, brews, wine and food! Dinner, cocktails, dancing and a block party! Friday is a silent auction followed by an evening of dining and dancing under the stars. Saturday hosts the Waterfront Block Party with tastings and entertainment. Sunday features four restaurants with champagne brunches.

WOODLAND PARK ZOO WINE NIGHT
FRI – Raise a glass to the animals as you taste from over 50 wineries. Animal encounters, food vendors and more!

BELLEVUE MUSEUM OF ARTS FAIR
FRI-SUN – Browse works of the latest top artists. Free admission and crafts available for kids.

SEAFAIR TORCHLIGHT RUN & PARADE
SAT – 5K and 8K available, followed by the Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade. Donations go to the Swedish’s School Based Model Teen Health Program: Helping teens stay healthy and thrive. Parade with colorful floats begins after the run.

A PLAY IN THE FOREST
THROUGH AUG 19 Broadway musical plays a technicolor twist on the Old Testament on an outdoor stage among the trees.

FILIPINO FESTIVAL
SUN – Join this community event and celebrate Pista sa Nayon with arts & crafts, food, children’s games and entertainment at this Seafair event!

VILLAGE THEATRE PRESENTS SHREK THE MUSICAL
THROUGH AUG 5 – The hilarious family tale of an Ogre, a Donkey and a Princess.

COMEDY SUMMIT OPEN MIC COMPETITION
FRI-SUN  Use your humor to compete Comedy Summit’s stand up open mic competition! Winners are decided by the crowd, winners are awarded a cash prize!

COFFEE FESTIVAL
SAT-SUN – Enjoy the taste, aroma and caffeine at the annual CoffeeCon. This year features exhibits, classes and tastings.

MEDIEVAL VILLAGE
SAT-SUN Saint James Faire indulges in all things medieval with archery and sword demos, crafts, puppets, dancing and lunch. Reserve a spot for a dinner to remember.

ROCK THE ROOTS FEST
SAT – Join Angry Orchard’s music tour with popular artists: Sublime with Rome, Lupe Fiasco, The Original Wailers and more!

FOREIGNER & WHITESNAKE CONCERT
FRI Rock all night with the best hairbands of the 80’s, Whitesnake and Foreigner!

THE ALIEN
THROUGH SUN Pulitzer Prize winning playwright about two poetry and music-minded 30-somethings leaving impressions and life lessons on a teenager.

K-POP NOW!
SAT – Join Friends of Waterfront Seattle with live music and entertainment at Waterfront Park.  K-POP brings local talent with a contest filled with music and dance, both contemporary and traditional Korean culture.

206 ZULU BEAT MASTERS
SAT – 7th annual beat masters competition has 16 top NW music producers compete in a head to head Hip Hop beat battle. One winner will go home with $1,000 and Champion title.

BAM ARTSFAIR
FRI-SUN – Shop from more than 300 artists at the largest arts and crafts fair in the Northwest. Free Museum admission, chalkfest, Kids fair and more!

WINE COUNTRY BLUES FESTIVAL
SUN – Head to the Chateau Ste. Michelle for the summer festival of the year with live music at Washington State’s oldest winery and according to Trip Advisor, it boasts the longest list of award-winning wines in the State!

RECURRING EVENTS:

U-PICK ORGANIC BLUEBERRIES
EVERY SAT-SUN – Pick organic blueberries or sit on the lakefront with a picnic at the Higher Taste Blueberry farm.  You can also purchase raw honey from the buds of the blueberries themselves, no pesticides ever used.

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.

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
EVERY 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

  • Mission Impossible: Fallout
  • Teen Titans Go! To the Movies
  • Blindspotting
  • Detective Dee: The Four Heavenly Kings
  • Hot Summer Nights
  • Puzzle
  • Scotty and the Secret History of Hollywood
  • The Captain  

 

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 Events Weekend Planner July 12-15, 2018

 

SEATTLE EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
July
12 – 15, 2018

WEST SEATTLE FESTIVAL

SAT-SUN  The 36th annual Summer Fest features family fun, live music with over 20 live bands, shopping, dining, a kids area and more!

REDMOND DERBY DAYS

 FRI-SUN Family friendly carnival, children’s parade, a grand parade, beer and wine garden, and fireworks display.

VIKING DAYS

SAT-SUN  Eat like a Nordic king with a daily Swedish pancake breakfast, salmon bake on Saturday afternoon, crafts, food and drink vendors, a Viking encampment and music for a family-friendly educational celebration.

WEST SEATTLE ART WALK

THURS  Stroll through multiple venues hosting unique local art and music. Enjoy extended happy hours for art walk participating restaurants.

GOAT GAMES -GOATALYMPICS

SAT Goats compete in foot races, obstacle courses and more at New Moon Farm’s 8th annual Goatalympics.

FOREST MUSIC FESTIVAL

THURS-SAT –Timber Outdoor Music Festival featuring 30 musical artists, family activities and camping. Join 5K run on Sunday.

ROOFTOP MOVIES – AFTER HOURS

 FRI – Dine in the Motif Hotel’s signature restaurant while watching a classic movie with drinks inspired by the films. Friday Night showing Office Space, paired with Lumbergh’s Lemonade.

WEDGWOOD ART FESTIVAL

SAT  Join Northwest artists, food vendors and live music for a family fun day at Our Lady of the Lake Church.

FARM WEEKEND IN WOODENVILLE

FRI-SUN  Visit farms and businesses for tours, bites, and family activities during the Sammamish Valley Celebration of Farms and the Arts. Freshly pressed apple cider, painting on the farm and more.

KENT CORNUCOPIA DAYS

SAT  Join this family friendly carnival and street fair with dragon boat races, a soccer tournament, 5K on Saturday and Sunday’s parade.

KIRKLAND WINE FESTIVAL

FRI-SUN Kirkland Uncorked features food, wine, art and a boat show.

REPTILE SHOW

SAT – See all things cold-blooded and exotic at this year’s reptile expo.

THEATER SCHMEATER PRESENTS ‘’PINOCCHIO”

SAT-SUN – Watch the energetic adaptation of the classic tale of Pinocchio. At Volunteer Park, all shows are free!

CABARET BRUNCH 

SAT – Don’t miss the last day of this Magnificent Matinee! An hour of dance, comedy, acrobatics, music, theater, and history at small Can-Can theater in Pike Place Market for all ages. Brunch food is optional and not included.

THOMAS THE TRAIN RIDE

FRI-SUN – A day out with Thomas the Tank Engine includes a 25-minute train ride with arts and crafts at the Northwest Railway Museum.

ZOO CONCERTS

THROUGH AUG 23 – Enjoy outdoor live music. Performances in the beautiful North Meadow of the Woodland Park Zoo.

MARYMOOR PARK CONCERTS 

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

CONCERT AT THE LOCKS  

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

RECURRING EVENTS:

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!

ZOO AFTER DARK

ALL MONTH – Enjoy extended hours at the Woodland Park Zoo. July 5, 19, 26 and Aug 1, the Zoo will be open until 8:30PM.

SUMMER AT SAM

ALL MONTH – Play, picnic and create on the waterfront at the Seattle Art Museum. Family activities and entertainment free and open to all ages.

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

  • Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation
  • Sky Scraper
  • Dark Money
  • Don’t Worry, He Won’t Get Far On Foot
  • Soorma
  • Eighth Grade
  • Shock and Awe
  • Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti 

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

www.events12.com/seattle

www.bhhsnwrealestate.com