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Women on bicycles

Bikes, golf, fishing, wine, chocolate: Around the Sound this weekend

Well, we survived the nastiest winter blast most of us have ever experienced in the Puget Sound area. Let's pretend that's all behind us and spring is almost here. (I said, "let's pretend." Who knows? It'll probably snow again!) Anyway, there are outdoorsy events this weekend that'll get you...
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Seattle in the snow

Here's what's happening around the Sound this weekend (if snow doesn't cancel everything)

I'm posting this on Friday morning before any serious snow has fallen in Seattle and the South Sound. So if you're planning on heading out to any of these events or activities, click the links to see if things are really going on as scheduled. Stay safe and have a great winter weekend! Bob Seger...
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Seattle waterfront

Hello Tunnel, Goodbye Viaduct (and other things happening this weekend around the Sound)

It may not be the Super Bowl weekend we'd hoped for . . . but it's still a weekend, and there's lots to do! Seattle Boat Show Through Saturday. Join our Sound crew for a Pop-Up Yacht Rock Party at the Seattle Water Sports exhibit from 2-4pm on Saturday, and the check out 1000 boats and watercraft...
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People on a boat

Boats & hockey, home & garden, dancing & drinking: Around the Sound this weekend

It's supposed to be a pretty nice weekend, so no excuses -- get out there and do something ! Have fun! Seattle Boat Show Friday through February 2. More than 1000 boats and watercraft on display plus 200 boating seminars. CenturyLink Field Event Center, with a free shuttle to boats in the water at...
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Bourbon glasses

Inspiration for Bourbon & Bacon Fest: Cooking with brown spirits

If you're thinking about joining us for Bourbon & Bacon Fest 2019 , I'm going to assume that you're a fan of pairing bacony noshes with various varieties of silky brown nectar -- bourbon, of course, or maybe Scotch, or rye . . . there are plenty of possibilities. We'll explore them together on...
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Christmas Carolers

Around the Sound this weekend: Holiday happenings everywhere you look

Less than three weeks until Christmas and counting! Sure, you're running around shopping all weekend, but how about a break to celebrate, congregate, and just breathe? Here's some fun for you: Jeanne Ashley and the Sound Squad will be at Pier 1 in Mill Creek on Saturday from 2-4pm. Thunderbirds...
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Fleetwood Mac

Fleetwood Mac, Football, & a Festival of Trees: This weekend around the Sound

it's the weekend! Some big musical acts are in our neck of the woods, and you know the holidays are upon us when holiday markets and the Nutcracker start showing up on the calendar. Enjoy! Twenty-one Pilots at the Tacoma Dome Friday, 7:00pm Fleetwood Mac at the Tacoma Dome Saturday, 8pm. Blues...
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Rita Rudner

Rita Rudner talks about kids, comedy, and home repairs

Rita Rudner is a legendary comedienne who's had a long, long career . . . and she's still going strong. She's coming to the Federal Way Performing Arts & Event Center on Friday night (November 16) so we thought we'd better give her a jingle at her home in SoCal and catch up. Just to set the...
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Chocolate

Around the Sound this weekend: Chocolate, cars, and appreciation for vets

It's Veteran's Day Weekend , so in addition to everything on this list, there are a ton of vets-related things to do and see, and I put that list together here . But look what else is going on! VetsAid Sunday, 6pm. Joe Walsh and Don Henley from the Eagles, James Taylor, Ringo Starr (he used to be a...
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A field of flags

How to commemorate Veterans Day around the Sound

Veteran's Day on November 11 began as Armistice Day -- the day we celebrated the end of World War I back in 1918, which makes it 100 years old this year. So besides the typical Veterans Day events around the Sound, there are some things happening to commemorate this century-old tradition.; Here's a...
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