Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Category Archives: Culture+Society

Microsoft Store Opens With The Black Keys
The rock duo will put on a free show to honor U. Village’s newest resident. In this tech-centric society of ours, the opening of the University Village Microsoft Store on Thursday, Oct. 20, is a decidedly important event. However, alternative rock fans in Seattle (we know there’s at least a few of you) will have reason to celebrate the following day, when the bluesy, eccentric pair of singer/guitarist Dan Auerbach and drummer Patrick Carney – familiarly known as The Black Keys – are scheduledto perform at the store. (more…)
Gilt City-76
Seattleite and Gilt City Seattle’s Fall Comforts Taste The Season Event
Runway to Freedom will feature work from rising Seattle-based designers, such as Justin Zachary Bartle (left) and Rene Ropas (right)
Local Fashion Fights Against Domestic Violence
Runway to Freedom set to rock the Pink Ultra Lounge tonight. Mark Twain once said that “Clothes make the man. Naked people have little or no influence on society.” In 2010, Lauryn Grinnell, a hairstylist at Intermezzo Salon and Spa came up with the perfect response: Runway to Freedom. Grinnell created this charity fashion show to raise money and generate awareness about New Beginnings, a Seattle-based nonprofit that offers support to (more…)
SOIL art auction
SOIL Hoedown: Get In On The Auction
Start the bidding this Friday at the Seattle Design Center. (more…)
NW Chocolate Festival
Attention Chocoholics: NW Chocolate Festival Coming to Seattle
It’s heaven on earth at this weekend’s sweet fest. Has your sweet tooth been flaring up lately? Chocoholics from across the northwest are preparing to indulge October 22-23 at the Seattle Center for the annual NW Chocolate Festival. (more…)
Marchez Vous designer, Yeardley Smith, hosts fall collection launch event at J. Gilbert
Photo courtesy of Brad Mehldau
Earshot Jazz Festival: Seattle’s Most Anticipated Jazz Event
The beloved festival is back to rock the socks off Seattleite jazz enthusiasts. Featuring more than 50 distinctive concert events in some of the best-known venues in town and a line-up that is sure to please everyone in some way, shape or form — the 2011 Earshot Jazz Festival is back and better than ever. (more…)
A peek inside Teatro ZinZanni's Moulin Rouge Speigeltent.  Photo by Keith Brofsky
Teatro ZinZanni’s One-Night Art Event
A night of circus-inspired creativity, courtesy of Seattle’s most eccentric dining spot. Art aficionados, circus fiends and fans of the bizarre — there’s a circus in town you won’t want to miss.  A world-renowned dinner theater venue that has delighted audiences for decades, Teatro ZinZanni will be bustling with excitement (more…)
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