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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, September 27

Bellevue Fashion Week. Bellevue Fashion Week is HERE! Tonight is the Posh Party Trend Show and tomorrow is the Collective Runway Show. Click here to get the full scoop!

Bellevue Collection
575 Bellevue Square

Carleton Farms Brewfest. Head up north the Everett and grab yourself a ticket to this beer festival! A ticket to Carleton Farms BrewFest will get you eight tastes of beer. There will be live music and some delicious bites. This event runs on both Friday and Saturday. Saturday hours are different than Friday, starting at 11 a.m. and running until 9:30 p.m.

Carleton Farms
630 Sunnyside Blvd SE
4p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Tickets: $5-$20

Cowabunga. Cowabunga, meet lovers! This "festival of beef" is a series of four ticketed tasting events with chef competitions. The event line up include "Surf 'n' Turf," "Beer 'n' BBQ," "Seared," and "Burger Bash." Just a whole lot of meat! This event runs all weekend.

SLU Discovery Center
101 Westlake Ave N
11 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Tickets: $75++

Festa Italiana. Celebrate all things Italy with Festa Italiana, running all weekend at the Seattle Center! Eat a bunch of Italian food, music, dance, art and activities for the kids. Be sure to head over today, Friday, for a wine tasting event.

Seattle Center
305 Harrison Street
10 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Georgetown Morgue. It's #SpookySzn! Visit one of Seattle's best haunted houses, the Georgetown Morgue! This is the first weekend the morgue is open for business, but you can catch some thrills all the way until November 2.

Georgetown Morgue
5000 E Marginal Way S
7 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Tickets: $25

Wild Waves Fright Fest. Halloween at Wild Waves is guaranteed to be a hoot. Fright Fest offers entertainment, rides in the dark, haunted houses on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. "Booville" will be open on Saturday and Sunday. This also runs through November 2.

Wild Waves
36201 Enchanted Pkwy S
12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Tickets: $29

Saturday, September 28

Free State Park Day. September 28th is National Public Lands Day so that means any Washington State Park is open and free of charge, baby! Visit any of the several hundred Washington parks and enjoy some of the last days of warmer weather.

Walk to End Alzheimers. The Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s is the world’s largest event to raise funds and awareness for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. KOMO 4 and STAR 101.5 invite you to join a Walk this fall for a Walk to End Alzheimer’s near you!

Mural Amphitheater @ Seattle Center
305 Harrison Street
9:30 a.m.

ZeroLandfill Seattle. Stock up on a whole bunch of craft materials at ZeroLandfill Seattle! You can get a surplus of samples from architects and interior designers to use in your craft projects including fabric bolts and samples, carpet, tile, glass, metal, wood, and more.

Miller Community Center
330 19th Ave E
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Seattle AIDS Walk & Run.
Raise money for AIDS at the 2019 Seattle AIDS Walks and Run in Volunteer Park. Register ASAP so you can raise money for the cause!

Volunteer Park
1247 15th Ave E
9 a.m.
Registration: $35

Sustainable Ballard Festival. The Sustainable Ballard Festival offers music, food trucks, activities, and environmental exhibits and workshops!

Ballard Commons Park
5701 22nd Ave NW
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Japan Week. Saturday is the opening day of "Japan Week," which is celebrating a Japanese festival called "Matsuri." This festival is dedicated to celebrating "Japan's rich culture and history." There will be games, music, workshops and activities.

Bellevue College
3000 Landerholm Circle SE
10 a.m.

Hawktoberfest. This car show is all things Seahawks! Hawktoberfest is an event to "cheer on our favorite Seattle football team-themed vehicles." If you are interested in participating, deck out your car in your best Seahawks garb and enter for a chance to win a trophy.

Downtown Kent
Railroad Downtown
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Steins and Stems. Stroll around Downtown Puyallup for this tasting event that will feature wine, beer, cider, live music, and art.

Several Participating Businesses
2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Tickets: $25

Cider Swig. This cider festival is in Gig Harbor and will allow you to sample 100 ciders from regional cider makers, buy some food, crafts, listen to live music and play games! If you want to bring your kids ages 3-12, you can drop them off at the Kids Applet Drop-off center.

Sehmel Homestead Park
10123 78th Ave NW
11:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Tickets: $9-$35

Sunday, September 29

Northwest Tea Festival. So you like tea? Sample fine teas, attend presentations by tea authors and industry experts and bring that wallet to shop tea supplies at the Northwest Tea Festival. This event runs on both Saturday and Sunday.

Seattle Center
350 Harrison Street
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Romanian Festival. Head on over to the Romanian Festival at the Three Holy Hierarchs Romanian Orthodox Church for traditional Romanian dishes, music, dance and crafts. This festival runs on both Saturday and Sunday.

Three Holy Heirarchs Romanian Orthodox Church
6402 226th St SW
12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

The Haunted Woods. Buckley's Haunted Woods include a flashlight maze (be sure to bring your own), and a night wagon ride at Maris Farms. The Haunted Woods will run until October 31st.

Maris Farms
25001 Sumner Buckley Hwy
8 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Tickets: $16

Seahawks vs. Arizona Cardinals @ Arizona. Seahawks in Arizona, kick off is at 1:05 p.m.!