Friday, January 18, 2019

Category Archives: Culture+Society

A special screening of Return to Mount Kennedy on Sunday, December 9th at Cinerama
As Return to Mount Kennedy continues to make its way to festivals around the world including a February 2019 screening at the Boulder International Film Festival and a March 2019 screening at the DCEFF – the Environmental Film Festival in the Nation’s Capital. The team behind the film including Jim Whittaker, Leif Whittaker, Bob Whittaker, Eric Becker, and Eddie Vedder (who contributed original music to the documentary) are gathering together again on December 9th for a special Seattle screening of Return to Mount Kennedy at the iconic Seattle Cinerama.  (more…)
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Hotel Happenings: Sheraton Writes its Next Chapter
Sheraton hotels enhance guests’ experiences, from Seattle to Sydney This October, Sheraton Grand Seattle—located in the heart of downtown—hosted a week-long celebration to mark the completion of its stunning, multi-million-dollar transformation and to make announcements about the entire brand’s exciting revamp. The only U.S. destination on Sheraton’s “Heart for the City” experiential global tour, this iconic Seattle hotel (that boasts three decades of history within the community) seemed like a natural fit. (more…)
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The Cloud Room Becomes Production Headquarters for Thin Skin
A critically acclaimed film from the Seattle dream team of film-making The Cloud Room, a coworking and cultural venue located in bustling Capitol Hill, recently announced that the creative team behind the new film Thin Skin will base their production headquarters in the Cloud Room’s workspace. The Cloud Room has become a cultural hub since its opening 3 years ago and has carefully curated civic and cultural programming to not only augment its business members’ daytime experience but to provide a space for conversations and creativity to happen. (more…)
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Culture Dose: On Screens + Stages
Early Oscar predictions, big-screen gatherings + upcoming festival dates  We’ve now set our clocks back and are looking for inspiring ways to spend the long, dark evenings. Here are some culture bites you won’t want to miss. (more…)
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Thompson Seattle Recognized for Excellence and Spotlight on The Nest Rooftop Bar
Named #1 of 15 hotels in the Seattle category by Condé Nast Traveler Since opening in June 2016, Thompson Seattle has been consistently recognized for excellence in both the Seattle and national hospitality landscape by Conde Nast Traveler. This fall, Condé Nast Traveler announced the results of its 31st annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Thompson Seattle recognized as #1 of 15 in its “Top Hotels in Seattle” category.  (more…)
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An awesome lineup at The Cloud Room this Fall and Holiday Season
The Cloud Room is a coworking and cultural venue located above Chophouse Row in Capitol Hill, released their jam-packed lineup of events to celebrate local talent with events throughout the fall and holiday season. In addition to providing beautiful workspace, The Cloud Room has become a cultural hub since opening three years ago. (more…)
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Culture Dose: Inspiring Happenings to Pencil In
Spotlighting concerts, a play + unique ways to take political action. Bring it on, November; we have high hopes of this being a good one. We’ve rounded up a few ways to get immersed in music, theatre and election momentum. (more…)
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Culture Dose: Ivar’s Sailgating
Cruise in style to a UW Huskies game. Now that we’ve experienced Ivar’s sailgating firsthand (so much fun!), we thought we’d let you know exactly what you can expect. Here are a few tips for making the most of your fun-filled Seattle day. (more…)
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