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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, April 12th

Mamma Mia! "Dancing Queen", "Super Trouper, "SOS", "Take a Chance on Me". Do we have your heart pumping yet? Sing along to this iconic musical will be coming to the Seattle Musical Theatre with all of its nostalgic glory. Follow Sophie's story yet again, this time watching all of the magic happening on a Seattle stage.

Seattle Musical Theatre
7120 62nd Ave. NE
Seattle, WA, 98115
Date & Time: Saturday, Apr. 6th, Various Times
Price: $20 - $40

Spring Fair. Exhibits, rides, Motor Mayhem. Everything can be found at the Washington State Spring Fair which means you will not be bored. Bounce between the pig races and the dogs performing water tricks. Grab some delicious food, but let it settle before you hop on any of the rides! There is no limit to what you can do at the Washington State Spring Fair, so that obviously means you need to go.

Washington State Fair Events Center
110 9th Ave SW
Puyallup, WA 98371
Date & Time:
Fri., Apr. 12, 10:00am - 10:00pm
Price: Various Prices

Saturday, April 13th

Spring Bazaar. This Bazaar features all things Polish. Eat pierogi, sausages, cabbage rolls and desserts! Don't be surprised to see staff running around in traditional Polish folk costumes and enjoy Polish crafts, crystal and Easter Eggs at this years Spring Bazaar. Oh and don't forget to see the choir sing at 2:30 p.m.

Polish Cultural Center
1714 18th Ave
12 p.m. - 6 p.m.

Early Life Speech & Learning Beer Fest. Beeeeeer! Get down on a bratwurst lunch with seven tastes of beer from local breweries while a DJ spins some major tunes. They are offering both general tickets for the drinkers and 50% discounted tickets for those of you (unlucky) designated drivers out there.

Seattle Scottish Rite Masonic Center
1208 N 152ns St
12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Tickets: $30

Aha Mele Hawaiian Festival. Live Aloha and this weekend's Hawaiian festival in Puyallup. There will be music, hula, vendors, delicious grub, workshops and more!

Chief Leschi Schools
5625 52nd Street
11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $15

Great Vegan Chocolate Meltdown. Calling all vegans! Finally a chocolate festival for youuuuu - Great Vegan Chocolate Meltdown. Taste chocolate from local producers and visit the all-you-can-drink hot cocoa bar and the chocolate ice cream tasting station. Prepare to leave with a food baby and potentially a stomach ache.

Mount Baker Community Club
2811 Mt. Baker Dr S
2 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Tickets: $10

Sunday, April 14th

Earth Tales. April is Earth month so there are tons of fun events happening around the area that celebrate our MAMA EARTH! This one is a celebration through the art of storytelling. Enjoy "Earth Tales" with storytellers such as Rick Huddle, Margaret Read MacDonald, Pat Peterson and Susy Irwin and her Wild Puppets!

Shoreline/Lake Forest Park Senior Center
18560 1st Ave NE
2 p.m.
Tickets: $10

Best of Northwest Art and Fine Craft Show. Head on over to Magnuson Park for a shopping extravaganza! There will be 90 artists displaying jewelry, clothing, paintings, glass art and sculptures with food trucks at Hangar 30! This event runs both on Saturday and Sunday.

Hangar 30 @ Magnuson Park
6310 NE 74th St
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tickets: $10