this week’s highlights

18 Oct


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 10/18:

arts crush theatre week launch party. 5:30-9pm.

maxwell hotel. 300 roy st. lower queen anne.

free. one-of-a-kind performances written by local playwrights for specific for hotel rooms. performances hourly (starting at 6pm). snacks, wine, musical performances, and more!


TUESDAY 10/19:

moondoggies at easy st. 7pm.

easy street records. 20 mercer st. queen anne.

free. all ages. in-store musical performance by the moondoggies.



city arts festival. today-oct 23.

$5-$36.50 for individual shows (plus around $2-$5 in fees). also the option of purchasing a $60 all-access wristband that gets you into all the events at venues like benaroya hall, town hall, sole repair, century ballroom, intiman studio, the paramount, on the boards, seattle art museum, etc.

tonight includes belle & sebastian, blue scholars, gogol bordello, brother ali, and more!



“seattle journalists: uncovering family homelessness” forum. 7:30-9pm.

$5. all ages. great hall, town hall. 1119 8th ave.

eight seattle-area journalists back to school to study this problem, tonight they will share stories about the experience, moderated by kuow’s steve scher.


FRIDAY 10/22:

think small. reception 6pm.

university heights center. 5031 university way ne.

$8 adv, $10 (cash/check) at door. film 7pm. screening of the documentary “small act,” guest speaker, kenyan food, cash bar. hosted by nonprofit eac (east african center for the empowerment of women and children). benefits the students ofvutakaka junior school in takaungu, kenya.



poetry and hip hop church. 11am.

part of city arts fest. washington hall. 153 14th ave.

$10 ($12.38 with fees). all ages. featuring pastor kaleb, geo, macklemore, ra scion, fatal lucciano, buffalo madonna, state of the artist, hi-life soundsystem, eileen myles, karen finneyfrock, storme webber, trent moorman, mealanie noel, sarah vap, ed skoog, rachel kessler, rich jenson, don me choi.


SUNDAY 10/24:

104th annual leif erkison lodge bazaar. 11-5pm.

free. all ages. leif erikson hall. 2245 nw 57th st.

bingo 1-2:30pm, demonstrations, raffle prizes, traditional food, music, arts & crafts, and more!

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