this week’s highlights

20 Sep


also make sure to check the THIS WEEK page (in the calendar) for more activities/events happening this week besides the ones highlighted here!



MONDAY 9/20:

interbay whole foods 30th birthday celebration. sept 20. 6pm.

interbay whole foods market. 2001 15th ave w.

free mini cupcakes (1st 100 people)!



cobirds unite with rusty willoughby and rachel flotard. 6:30pm.

easy street records. 20 mercer st. queen anne.

free. all ages. in-store musical performance.



preview of “picasso: masterpieces from the musee national picasso, paris.” 5-6:30pm.

free. sam in the studio at hotel 1000. 1000 1st. downtown.

picasso edition of the studio with sam series. sneak preview of the show, free hors d’oeuvres, $3 glasses of wine.



“runway to freedom” fashion show. 9pm.

bastile cafe & bar. 5307 ballard ave nw.

21+. $15/$25 vip. doors at 8pm, show at 9pm. proceeds benefit new beginnings. show features lina cho, powder room, zebra club. hosted by macklemore, ($5) raffle, appetizers provided.


FRIDAY 9/24:

fremont oktoberfest. 5-midnight.

$15-$25 adv. ($20, $25 tickets include tasting tokens and commemorative mug). beer, music, entertainment, and more!


purchase a discounted adv. ticket online with BUXOM promo code for two extra tasting tokens and express entrance!



lake union park grand (re)opening. 7am-7pm.

860 terry ave n. south lake union.

celebrate the park’s opening with family fun run, sunrise yoga, live musical performances, model boat races, trail tours, demonstrations, parade, native american canoe displays, salmon bbq, local food vendors, cascade farmers market, and more!


if you do one thing this week, this should be it! the park is beautiful!

pick up metro free ride tickets from the zipcar office at 380 union st.

some more info to get you excited:


ivar’s clam chowder, boat rides, root beer garden, and performances, including kay kay and his weathered underground, massive monkees, the seattle opera, and more!


SUNDAY 9/26:

tao lin at elliott bay. 5pm.

free. all ages. elliott bay book co. 1521 10th ave. capitol hill.

tao reads from his latest work richard yates. his readings are fantastic!

%d bloggers like this: