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Hockey, soccer, wine, mussels & music: This weekend around the Sound

It's the first weekend of March, Spring is less than three weeks away, Daylight Saving Time begins next weekend, and the sun is shining this weekend! Now this is more like it! Seattle Sounders FC Saturday, 7pm. The Sounders’ season opener against FC Cincinnati at CenturyLink Field. Everett...
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Flower show

Smells like Spring: The Flower & Garden Show and other weekend fun around the Sound

It's the last weekend of February! Daylight Saving Time starts in two weeks! Things are looking up! In my experience, if you really want to feel a taste of spring before it actually gets here, get over to the Northwest Flower & Garden Festival, which is this weekend at the Convention Center in...
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Women on bicycles

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

Supported by StickerYou StickerYou.com 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...
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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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Seattle waterfront

It's your last weekend to drive the Viaduct (and other weekend things to do around the Sound)

As I'm writing this on Friday morning, we're a week and 14 hours away from the permanent closure of the Alaskan Way Viaduct along Seattle's waterfront. Sure, it's ugly, and it's going to come crumbling down in a major quake, but you can't beat the views when you're driving on it. So maybe, while...
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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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Christmas tree

This weekend around the Sound: Christmas lights, music, theater, and food

It's the first weekend of December! No avoiding it now, we're really and truly in the holiday season. Have fun out there -- keep warm and and stay safe! Penn & Teller Friday, 8:00pm, The Paramount. Jim Brickman Saturday, 8:00pm, Benaroya Hall. LeAnn Rimes Saturday, 8:00pm, Emerald Queen Casino...
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Carol Burnett

The first lady of TV comedy, and other fun stuff to do around the Sound this weekend

Don't blame me if you can't find something to do this weekend! Look at what's going on -- and have to picked out a pumpkin yet? This might be the weekend! Carol Burnett: An Evening of Laughter and Reflection Saturday, 7pm. The beloved TV star discusses her career, takes questions from the audience...
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