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 firstname.lastname@example.org if there is something wonderful we need to know about!
Friday, June 22
SipFest. Head on over to picturesque Snoqualmie for SipFest! This event is a wine, beer and food tasting event to benefit charity! Tickets include a souvenir glass, unlimited restaurant tastings, six beverage tokens and live music!
Railroad Community Park
7971 Railroad Ave SE, Snoqulamie, WA 98065
6 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Kirkland Wine Walk. Starting at the Heathman Hotel, the Kirkland Wine Walk is back in action! Wine can be tasted at 17 locations in Downtown Kirkland and each ticket holder will also receive a complimentary tasting glass and 12 tasting tickets. There will also be special offers on wine during the event so could you ask for anything more?!
220 Kirkland Ave, Kirkland, WA 98033
Saturday, June 23
AVP Seattle Open. This Volleyball tournament at Lake Sammamish State Park will run all weekend. Watch professional volleyball players tear it up! Who doesn't love a little good ole' fashioned volleyball tourney.
Lake Sammamish State Park
2000 N.W. Sammamish Road, Issaquah, WA 98027
Taste of Tacoma. Looking to eat to your hearts desire this weekend? All weekend the Taste of Tacoma will be serving up tasty bites, arts and crafts, live entertainment, a cooking show and beer and wine tasting. There will also be a free park and ride starting at Tacoma Community College.
Point Defiance Park
5400 N Pearl
11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Holland America Champagne Luncheon. Interested in learning about cruise ships or just taking a tour? Tour a cruise ship at Pier 91, learn about cruising, and enjoy a four-course lunch made by the ships' chef. Benefits will go to charity!
2001 W Garfield St
10:15 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Bow Wow Meow Luau. Here's another pet adoption event for ya! If you're in the market for a little friend, the Bow Wow Meow Luau is bringing 100 adoptable dogs and cats from 14 shelters.
6046 West Lake Sammamish Pkwy NE
11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
PrideFest. We've been celebrating Pride all month long, but this weekend is the BIG ONE! We got the best PrideFest west of the Mississippi in Cap Hill AND the parade on Sunday. PrideFest is all along Broadway and will have drag shows, live music, food, and SO MUCH MORE! Get your Pride on!
Sunday, June 24
Pride Parade. It's back! THE PRIDE PARADE. Starting at 11 a.m. at 4th and Union, the Parade will move along 4th Ave. all the way to 2nd Ave. & Denny Way. After the parade, go join the Pride festivities at Seattle Center.
4th & Union
Shoreline Arts Festival. Head North to Shoreline for a juried art show, entertainment, a food truck court, ethnic exhibits, dance and live music and art activities for the kiddos. This runs both on Saturday and Sunday.
18560 1st Ave NE
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Seattle Lamb Jam. I don't know about you but I love me some lamb and this whole event is dedicated to just that. Taste lamb and BBQ, sample beer and wine, listen to some live music and party on, Garth.
Seattle Design Center Events
5701 6th Avenue South
3 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Skandia Midsommarfest. Celebrate the summer solstice at Skandia Midsommarfest! There will be live music, dance and tons of vendors.
St. Edward State Park
14445 Juanita Drive NE
11 a.m. - 6 p.m.