5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Capitol Hill Block Party Not a big fan of crowds of people? Avoid Capitol Hill this weekend (and every weekend), but especially this weekend. Now…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Emancipating the Past: Kara Walker’s Tales of Slavery and Power They are stark in their simplicity — black silhouettes of African Americans, delicately cut out…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Summer at SAM One of the best outdoor cultural offerings is the annual lineup of free programming at SAM’s Olympic Sculpture Park. Birth a creation…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Red, White & Zoo Even while looking at the website for this event, I can’t be sure that it’s not just a dream. Just the…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Northwest Herring Week While eaten by our ancestors from Scandinavia to Japan long ago, herring is no longer the staple of our diet, or belle…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

The Minstrel Show Revisited  This is arguably Donald Byrd’s most provocative work and it wraps up an entire season dedicated to race. Here we sit…

6 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Pacific Northwest Ballet PNB closes out its season with three works by three U.S. choreographers: George Balanchine’s Square Dance, inspired by the late choreographer’s fondness…

6 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Stick Fly Race, class, fathers and love.  The subjects are all interwoven here in this engrossing and funny drama about a well-to-do black family in…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Oh, You Pretty Things: Glam Rock Party Dance like it’s the 70s for the night as STG and SIFF take the Neptune back to the…

7 things to do in Seattle this weekend

“Catio” Tour Seattle Portlandia is real. A company called Catio Spaces makes Catios — outdoor enclosures for cats — in homes across Seattle. This weekend,…

6 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Bernie’s Apt. Federico Garcia Lorca’s The House of Bernarda Alba, about six women under one roof in Spain, is reimagined in a contemporary household. This…

9 things to do in Seattle this weekend: Mom Edition

Things to do with mom It's Mother's Day on Sunday, so don't forget to call your mom! If you'd like to take it one step…

5 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Behind the Wheel Stokley Towles, who I’m certain I’ve previously described as Seattle’s own Spaulding Gray because there is no better descriptor, takes on the…

4 free things to do in Seattle this weekend (and 1 that’s expensive)

KEXP New Home Grand Opening * KEXP is throwing an all-day, all-ages, FREE party to fete its new digs at Seattle Center and not only…

7 things to do in Seattle this weekend

Puzzle Break: Escape the Midnight Carnival I decided to try something I've never done before: lock myself in a room with strangers, and then work…
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