CenturyLink Field

The Seahawks season begins! (And other weekend fun around the Sound)

Now you know summer's ending and autumn is near -- school's back in session and the Hawks are playing their season opener. Here's to a fun-filled weekend and a "W" for the 12s. UW Football Saturday 7:30pm . Cal comes to Husky Stadium, and it’s High School Band Night! Seattle Reign FC Saturday 7pm...
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Dave Matthews Band at The Gorge

Dave Matthews Band returns to The Gorge for their annual Labor Day run! Supporting bands include Lettuce & Hurray For Riff Raff on Friday, and Gov’t Mule & Hurray For Riff Raff on Saturday and Sunday! For more information, as well as tickets, you can find them at .
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Space Needle

A HUGE weekend for music around the Sound -- and it's Labor Day weekend!

The unofficial end of summer is here -- three days to play and sing and cheer and eat and drink. The weather will be decent, the Highway 99 tunnel is still free . . . let's get out there and make this weekend count! Everett AquaSox baseball Saturday 7:05pm, Sunday 4:05pm, Monday 4:05pm The Sox are...
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UFOs among us, baseball all over, music in the air: Around the Sound this weekend

There's something about the humble but blossoming town of Burien that seems to make it the perfect spot to have a UFO festival . As the Seattle area continues to grow and lose some of the quirkiness that used to be a signature of our part of the world, we need places like Burien to step up and say...
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Edgar Martinez

Baseball, block parties, outdoor summer concerts -- around the Sound this weekend

Come on, let's show some love to Edgar Martinez this weekend! The Mariners have declared it Edgar's Hall of Fame Weekend, so no matter how the team is playing, you've got a great reason to hang out with the family at T-Mobile Park. Here's the weekend rundown: Seattle Mariners Friday 7:0pm, Saturday...
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Blue Angels

Blue Angels, world-class art, baseball, food, music, fun -- around the Sound this weekend

It's going to be a noisy, busy, fun-filled weekend around the Sound. The hydro races on Lake Washington, the Blue Angels above Lake Washington, the big Seattle Art Fair at CenturyLink Event Center (you can thank the late Paul Allen for that one) and sports, music and food all over the place. Where...
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Blue Angels

Where to watch the Blue Angels this weekend, from either side of the lake

The best thing about moving the Blue Angels airshow a little bit south this year is that there won't be any closures of the I-90 Bridge, for practices or for the shows. A little less gridlock will be a refreshing change. So where to go to get the best view of the Blues? Well as you probably know...
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Art on a wall

Art, baseball, biking at night, and a big parade -- around the Sound this weekend

Maybe you've picked up on the fact that I'm an artist -- I paint. So I'm excited about two big art events this weekend: In Bellevue, they turn the parking garage at Bellevue Square into an art extravaganza that's really quite spectacular. And in my own neighborhood -- West Seattle -- they line up...
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Sockeye salmon

How Pike Place Chowder is keeping seafood sustainable

We love our seafood here in the Northwest, but deep down inside we know there's not necessarily an unlimited bounty of aquatic life out there. Larry Mellum knows that better than most of us -- he's the owner and founder of Seattle's award-winning Pike Place Chowder . In 2018, Larry and Riley Starks...
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Memorial day

It's Memorial Day Weekend! Rain or shine, there's lots to do around the Sound

The weather looks like it's hit-and-miss over this holiday weekend, but has a little rain ever stopped us from celebrating or commemorating having fun around here? Nope. Enjoy the weekend, travel safely, and remember the true meaning of Memorial Day. Seattle Storm Basketball Saturday 12:30pm. The...
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