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, July 6
Seattle International Beerfest. Start your Friday off with the Seattle International Beer festival that will run all weekend at the Seattle Center. The festival will feature 200+ world-class beers from EVERYWHERE. There will also be food and live music and all the good stuff that comes a long with a summer beer festival, duh.
305 Harrison Street
12 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Saturday, July 7
Polish Festival Seattle. Leave Seattle and step into a mini-Poland this weekend with Seattle's Polish Festival. There will be all Polish everything - music, dance, beer gardens, food, crafts, vodka tastings and workshops.
305 Harrison St
Lush Sounds. For the love of plants! This fun little dance party will have a spinnin' DJ, beer and wine, and a ton of exotic plants to dance around at the Volunteer Park Conservatory.
Volunteer Park Conservatory
1402 E Galer St
7 p.m. - 10 p.m.
Tickets: $12.61 - $17.89
Proof: Washington Distillers Festival. Now this is my kind of festival! A ticket to this event will get you ten tasting tokens for gin, whiskey, bourbon, and vodka tastings. There will also be appetizers because well, hard alcohol tastings call for it.
155 N 35th St
5:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Seattle Seafair Pirates. Arghhh the Seafair Pirates are making their traditional landing this weekend at Alki Beach! There will be vendors, inflatable rides and a pirate costume contest.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Jazz in the Alley. DiStefano Winery in Woodinville is hosting a jazz night with Greta Matassa! A ticket includes a glass on wine or a cocktail, if you are under 21 it's free entrance. Feel free to bring a lawn chair and an umbrella if need be. PicNic Table will be serving up delicious Mediterranean food with suggested wine pairings.
18648 142nd Ave NE
Sunday, July 8
Seattle Street Food Festival. This South Lake Union Street Food Festival is going to be one for the books! The sixth annual food fest will feature over 100 local food trucks and restaurants. There will also be live music and beer gardens this year, T-GOD.
South Lake Union
217 9th Ave N
Japan Fair. Get your Japan on! The Japan Fair will feature Japanese art, food, vendors, entertainment and Taiko drumming!
11100 NE 6th St, Bellevue, WA
Georgetown Garden Walk. This Garden Walk in Georgetown is a self-guided tour around beautiful gardens where they have shops, restaurants, art studios, and live music on the way.
Bank of America
1112 South Bailey St.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Art on the Ave. If you love music and art, flock down to 6th Ave in Tacoma for live music, local restaurant food and art installations.
Sixth Ave from State-Adler
11 a.m. - 7 p.m.