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Haunted House

Haunted Houses, Legos, Oysters, Salmon & Crab: Weekend fun around the Sound

It got kind of autumny this week, and not necessarily the good kind if you dread the dark damp days of winter. But we've got our fleece and our Gore-Tex and we're ready for anything, right? Good, because there's a lot to do outside this weekend, and you wouldn't want the threat of a little rain or...
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Beer drinkers

Taste beer, salute Italy, sing along to Journey: Around the Sound this weekend

There's autumn in the air, and it's the last weekend of September. Baseball is winding down, football is going strong, and Halloween is on the way. This weekend is full of activities to help you make that transition into fall: Mariners Baseball Friday – Sunday. It’s the final weekend of Seattle...
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Storm vs Mystics

Autumn is in the air! What to do this weekend around the Sound

I'm pretty sure there are people in many parts of the country who don't have this much fun stuff to choose from on a typical weekend. And this is one of the reasons we love the PNW, right? Here's just a sampling of what you could do this weekend: Evanescense at White River Amphitheatre, Friday 7pm...
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Space needle at night

Bumbershoot is back! Labor Day weekend things to do around the Sound

Labor Day Weekend. Does it feel like summer's over? Well, technically it's not, but kids are back in school. There's that tinge of golden light toward evening, and a chill in the air when the sun goes down. The Washington State Fair, a.k.a. The Puyallup, is starting. Bumbershoot is underway. And...
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Kites at the beach

Kites on the coast, cars, bikes, paddleboards & garlic: Your weekend around the Sound

If you're ready to venture outside again after this very smokey week, there's lots to do. And if the air still isn't fresh enough for you, head out to Long Beach on the coast for the Kite Festival -- fresh ocean air, guaranteed. Seattle Reign Women’s Soccer Saturday, 1pm vs the North Carolina...
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Wine in glasses

Wine, weed, tattoos, tacos, baseball -- there's your weekend around the Sound

So much to do! It's going to be a beautiful weekend for baseball, which is why it's great that the Ms and the Rainiers are both home this weekend. But look what else is going on! Seattle Mariners vs the L.A. Dodgers Friday – Sunday at Safeco Field. Friday and Saturday game time is 7:10pm and Sunday...
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Concert crowd

Around the Sound this weekend: Music, food, festivals and fun in every direction

This incredible August weekend around the Sound includes a second epic benefit concert by Seattle's own Pearl Jam, and a celebration of the Northwest's iconic and influential record label, SubPop. And a reminder for you -- if you happening to be heading to Key Arena on Saturday for that Hall &...
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Pride flags

Around the Sound this weekend: Pride, plants, food, art, music, slugs!

If you can't find something fun to do around here this weekend, you might need to move. Take it all in and try to narrow it down to a couple of manageable options! Seattle PrideFest – PrideFest Capitol Hill is Saturday. The big Pride Parade starts 11 a.m. Sunday at 4th & Union and ends near...
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Sheepdogs

This weekend: Sheepdogs, the Storm, & Summer Concerts

Some classic can't-miss PNW events are happening around here this weekend. Vashon Sheepdog Classic Friday/Saturday/Sunday Buy tickets in advance, bring a chair or blanket and join people from all over the world as they flock to Vashon to enjoy the wild world of the working sheepdog. It's the most...
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Seattle skyline under gray skies

Beer, baseball, and tons of family fun: What to do around here this weekend

By the time you read this, the weather is probably better than the forecast, but still -- lots to do indoors this weekend! This might be a good weekend to take the family to a Mariners game . The roof at Safeco may be closed all weekend, but the Oakland As are in town! Friday is Ben Gamel Cap Night...
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