Thursday, May 05, 2016
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Northwest Folklife Announces Full Festival Schedule May 27 – 30

Seattle’s Northwest Folklife announced the full schedule of events this week for the 45th annual Northwest Folklife Festival, the country’s largest community-powered arts and culture Festival. Northwest Folklife creates opportunities for all to celebrate, share, and participate in the evolving cultural traditions of the Pacific Northwest, and the Northwest Folklife Festival is the non-profit’s signature event, featuring over 5,000 performers from over 65 different cultural communities that help to make up the Northwest’s arts-rich landscape.  (more…)
Celebrate Elysian Brewing’s 20th Birthday on June 11th with one hell of a party

In 1996, the SuperSonics reached the NBA Finals, Nirvana released “From the Muddy Banks of the Wishkah,” and Elysian Brewing Company poured its first beer in Seattle’s Capitol Hill. A lot has changed since, but the beer is still flowing from Elysian, 20 years later. To celebrate, Elysian is throwing a rager on Saturday, June 11, complete with plenty of beer from Elysian and friends, food trucks, art, live entertainment, special appearances and much more. MARK YOUR CALENDARS! (more…)
Restaurant Radar: Stock, a Farm to Table Cafe in Ballard

Showcasing “Slow Food Fast”, Stock is out to elevate and reinvent everyday ingredients and recipes in a casual and approachable environment. Chef/owner Chris Blanco focuses on comfort food that is inspired by the Northwest and Asian flavors. He puts a lot of time and care into making sure his customers get high-quality food quickly and easily. (more…)
The Shopaholic: Timberland ® Outfits Seattle

Timberland ® opened its doors on April 22nd to Seattle shoppers looking for smart additions to an active yet fashionable wardrobe. 2,900 square feet of clothing, accessories, and footwear adorn new retail space inside one of the area’s style hot-spots, Bellevue Square. (more…)
Electronic Sounds of Zhu Sells Out Last Night’s Show at the Showbox

GRAMMY nominated producer ZHU has been headlining his ‘Neon City’ tour this spring beginning with Coachella two weeks ago and playing to a sold out Seattle crowd last night. Touring with fellow Mind of a Genius act Gallant, the vibe at the show was the perfect mix of chill, dance party, and energy. The instrumentals were absolute fire set to a unique feature-length film and captivating light show. The futuristic Neon City stages adds another dimension to the sonic and visual production. (more…)
Celebrating All Things Beer During Seattle Beer Week May 14-15

Seattle Beer Week and Fairmont Olympic are excited to team up with local breweries, beer organizations and food companies for a beer tasting on Saturday, May 14th and a dinner Sunday, May 15th. (more…)
The tour of Disney's NEWSIES North American Tour original company. Photo by Deen van Meer.
Newsies: Carrying the Banner Through the Paramount

Jack Kelly and the boys bring their A game to Seattle for a one week production The tour of Disney’s NEWSIES North American Tour original company. Photo by Deen van Meer. When I heard the NEWSIES production was making a stop in Seattle, I nearly shit the bed. Arguably the only early 90s musical worth watching outside of the Disney Renaissance, this was the kitchy soundtrack of my childhood (next to Big Willie Style and Killing Me Softly of course). I’m (more…)
Bumbershoot 2016 Lineup Announced: Headliners Include Death Cab for Cutie, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, and Kygo

The lineup was announced tonight at a free party at the Showbox Market. Bumbershoot tickets go on sale Friday at 10! The festival will be held Friday through Sunday of Labor Day Weekend instead of Saturday through Monday in past years. Local favorites Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Death Cab for Cutie will headline the weekend. There is a fair bit of EDM this year: Kygo, Pretty Lights, DJ Snake, Porter Robinson, Zed’s Dead, and Zhu. (more…)
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