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The Red & White Party is just one of the many Taste WA events happening this 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 at if there is something wonderful we need to know about!

Friday, March 24

Arcade Lights. Spend your Friday night down in Pike Place! This event will have artisan food, craft beer, cider and cocktail tasting event with 1,100 guests and over 70 of Seattle's most talented vendors. The proceeds from this event will benefit seniors and families in the market.

Pike Place Market
Tickets: $60-$150

Taste Washington. This four day event is dedicated to wine. That's right, DEDICATED to wine. Does it get much better than that? There are a lot of different events and ticket pricing so Take a gander at our post about Taste Washington and plan your weekend around wine.

Saturday, March 25

Washington Cask Beer Festival. This festival is a beer-tasting festival of 85 handcrafted cask-conditioned beers from 40 different Washington breweries at the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall.

Seattle Center Exhibition Hall
299 Mercer St.
Tickets: $40-$45

Tartan Ball. Celebrate Scottish culture and head down to the Washington State Fair Grounds to listen to Scottish pipes and drums, wear a festive Tartan, enjoy some scotch, or join in with a Scottish highland dance.

Washington State Fair Grounds
110 9th Ave SW, Puyallup, WA
Tickets: $25

Mud Run. Tacoma's Swan Creek Park is hosting their Mud Run that will be a hoopla of mud, trail running, and obstacle courses! The Mud Run is a family friendly event and spans over two miles. Get ready to get messy!

Swan Creek Park
E 44th Street
Tickets: $30

Sunday, March 26

Shaping Sound: After the Curtain. So You Think You Can Dance star, Travis Wall, is bringing his new dance performance to the Paramount Theatre. The story is an uplifting story of a man fighting to find his creative voice after the death of his true love. *sob* If you love dance and SYTYCD, this night will be a real treat.

Paramount Theatre
911 Pine St
Tickets: $35-85

Navruz. Celebrate the spring holiday that is celebrated in Central Asian cultures! There will be food, dance, a fashion show, and musical performances of Uzbekistan and neighboring countries in the ballroom at Vasa Park in Bellevue.

Vasa Park Ballroom
3560 W Lake Samammish Pkwy SE, Bellevue WA
Tickets: $25

90s y.O.G.a. Umm how obsessed are you with the name of this event? W Seattle is hosting a "dynamic yoga class" led by Morgan Zion O'Friel of Live Love Flow Yoga with a guest DJ spinning the jams from the 90's! AYYYY. We are so game for this. The yoga class will also be followed by a juice bar. Remember your mat and get ready to jam/flow to the tunes from the 90's!

W Seattle Hotel
1112 4th Avenue
Tickets: $27