Monday, January 23, 2017

Category Archives: Culture+Society

City Scene: A Seattleite Pictorial
“Creative Characters” — through the lens of Charlie Ainslie. Photos by Charlie Ainslie (more…)
Four models from the 2009 Vintage Fashion Runway show
Celebrate Seattle Vintage In Squire Park
Old school fashion comes alive at this annual runway show. Seattle’s 4th Annual Vintage Fashion Runway Show and Lecture, which takes place this weekend, promises to be an exciting night of classic designs from fashion hostess Lorraine O’Neal. The event will be held in the Lodge Room of the historic Washington Hall, located in the Central District’s Squire Park neighborhood. (more…)
Photo courtesy of Esitu
Masquerade Mayhem, Care Of Esitu
This weekend, some local rockers invite you to don a mask and party. Hard. If you want to ring in the month of December with something a little edgier than drummer boys and jingling bells — or you already miss Halloween —  head to Studio Seven on Saturday, Dec. 3 for Esitu’s sixth annual Masquerade Mayhem. (more…)
Fireside Cellars
Shape Up For The Season At Willows Lodge
Fireside Cellars wants to lend you a holiday hand. Comedian Maria Bamford, also known as “Crazy Target Lady,” manically embodies one tip for the holiday shopping season that kicked off last Friday — participants must be fit, fixated and freaking into it. Beyond the shopping and the party-going, the holidays often require a steady pace of preparedness. One misstep could end in a misshapen gingerbread house, a cranberry cocktail gone sour or even ::gasp:: an accidentally charred bird. (more…)
"Femme Fatale," presented by Watershed Opera
Ladies Of Opera Take The Stage Together
“Femme Fatale” gives classic repertoire a mysterious twist. Watershed Opera is proud to present “Femme Fatale,” a clever twist on some of the world’s most beloved opera characters. This diabolical comedy will be performed at Town Hall Seattle on Sunday, Dec. 3. (more…)
Photo courtesy of Flickr/Tony Bowden
All Aboard For A Bavarian Village Getaway
A winter wonderland awaits at the end of this journey. Holiday trips can be hectic, whether you board a plane or load up the car to reach your destination. Why not take a snowy Saturday to enjoy a beautiful Northwest community during a truly magical time of the year? The Leavenworth Snow Train, courtesy of Alki Tours, offers just that for Seattleite travelers. (more…)
Garden d'Lights at Bellevue Botanical Garden
Winter Wonderland: Lights, Delights and Shopping
Get in the Holiday spirit this season with these dazzling activities. Some Seattleites might mark the beginning of the Holiday season with the arrival of festive Starbucks cups (admittedly, an exciting day). Others might be more inclined to get in the seasonal groove following Thanksgiving, when the true Christmas (shopping) frenzy begins. Either way, the holiday lights are coming — so here are (more…)
Some of the edible entries at this year's Handmade Holiday Show
etsyRAIN: Handmade Holiday Crafts For You
Support local, independent artists at this annual trunk show. What: The 3rd annual etsyRAIN Handmade Holiday Show, scheduled for the biggest shopping weekend of the year, provides shoppers with the chance to buy local, handmade crafts for their loved ones. (more…)
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