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Happy St. Patty's Day weekend! (Image: Seattle Refined).

The Weekend Report: What's Cookin'

Welcome to the Weekend Report - where we tell you what's up in Seattle this weekend, the things you definitely don't want to miss. Why should we have all the fun at these events? Most of the things we are previewing here, we will be at - so if you see us say hi! We're guaranteed to miss some, so definitely email us if there is something wonderful we need to know about!

Friday, March 16

Landing of St. Patrick. Head down to South Lake Union at 5:30 to see St. Patrick arrive in Seattle by boat! You can see him again at 7 p.m. at the Green Stripe Laying, which marks the beginning of a mini-parade on 4th Ave!

South Lake Union & Pioneer Square
5:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 17

Bacon, Eggs & Kegs. Here's your boozy brunch for the weekend! A ticket into Bacon, Eggs & Kegs includes beverage options such as beer, cider, mimosas, Bloody Marys, Irish Coffee & more with $5 brunch bites up for grabs. There will also be a DJ and lawn games at CenturyLink Field! This event is on both Saturday and Sunday. We will be hanging around, so come say hi!

CenturyLink Field
800 Occidental Ave S
Tickets: $40

St. Patrick's Day Parade. Starting at 12:30 p.m., the St. Patty's Day parade will have bands, pipers, dancers and over 2,000 marchers! Starting at James Street and ending at Westlake Park and travelling along 4th Ave.

James Street

St. Patrick's Day Dash. Be sure to sport some green and join in on the St. Patty's 5K! Starting at the Seattle Center, the run will go along 4th Ave and back to Seattle Center. The best part is after which is a huge beer garden at Fisher Pavilion. You gotta treat yourself after running, right?!

Fisher Pavilion
305 Harrison Street
8:30 a.m.
Registration: $40

Sunday, March 18

Mercer Island Half Marathon. Mercer Island Marathon will include both a 10K and 5K run/walk and a half-mile kids' dash which will start at Mercer Island Community & Event Center.

Mercer Island Community & Event Center
8236 SE 24th St, Mercer Island, WA 98040
9:00 a.m.
Tickets: $90