in partnership
Happy Pride! (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, June 28

PacSci Happy Hour. Yaaay for adult science nights! Play some games, participate in hands on activities, watch a laser show, see live science demonstrations and hang out with some fellow nerds. Make sure you get yourself a snack and a beverage as well! Event is 21+.

Pacific Science Center
200 2nd Ave N
6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Tickets: $15-$20

Jared Freid @ Laughs Comedy Club. Comedian, host of JTrain podcast and co-host of U Up? Podcast is taking his stand up to Seattle both Friday and Saturday night! Check out his bachelor round up on our highlight reel on Instagram.

Laughs Comedy Club
5220 Roosevelt Way NE
8 p.m.
Tickets: $20

ACE Comicon. It's time for another Comicon! This event features actor guests, comic writers and artists, vendors and exhibitors, cosplay, and panel discussions at WaMu Theater & CenturyLink Event Center. Can't wait to see all of the fun costumes! This event runs from Friday to Sunday.

Wamu Theatre
800 Occidental Ave S
4 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Tickets: $55+

Saturday, June 29

Spirit of Africa. Enjoy African music and dancing, craft and food vendors on the main floor, and films upstairs in the Armory at Seattle Center.

Seattle Center
300 Harrison Street
11 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Dragon Fest. This street fair of Japanese and Korean drumming, Chinese martial arts, Filipino folk dance, a Thai performance, and $3 Asian bites in the International District is going to be OUT OF CONTROL FUN.

Chinatown-International District
11 a.m. - 7 p.m.

PrideFest Capitol Hill. Happy Pride! PrideFest on Cap Hill will have food, beverages, live music and performances and of course - drag QUEEEEENS!

10 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Buckley Logging Show. The Buckley Logging show is on both Saturday and Sunday and kicks off with a parade on Saturday at 10 a.m., followed by logging events at noon. The competitions continue on Sunday at 11 a.m. Enjoy the beer garden and family areas are open both days!

Buckley Log Show Grounds
375 N River Ave
10 a.m.

Sunday, June 30

Pride Parade. The Pride Parade is heeeere! Travel along with the parade on 4th Avenue downtown followed by PrideFest at Seattle Center.

4th & Union
11 a.m.

Skandia Midsommarfest. This traditional Swedish festival celebrates summer solstice, recreated in as authentic a manner as possible, complete with the 2:30 p.m. raising of a garlanded Midsommar pole, a serpentine dance around the pole, and hundreds of costumed musicians and dancers - traditions practiced in Sweden for centuries.

St. Edward State Park
14445 Juanita Drive NE
11 a.m. - 6 p.m.