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, September 28
Carleton Farms Brewfest. Because it's that time of the season, there are a lot of beer festivals happening - including Carleton Farms Brewfest! On both Friday and Saturday this beer festival will have booze from local breweries, wineries and distilleries as well as live music, bites and fun farm activities.
630 Sunnyside Blvd SE
4:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Festa Italiana. A festival dedicated to Italian food? Um, yes, is that even a questions?! Festa Italiana celebrates Italian food, music, dance and art. There will also be wine tasting! Event runs all weekend.
Armory at Seattle Center
305 Harrison St
10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday, September 29
Oktoberfest at Queen Anne Beer Hall. Anotha Oktoberfest celebration for ya, but this one is in Queen Anne! Oktoberfest returns to Queen Anne Beer Hall for the three weekends in a row starting this weekend. You know what to do - put on those lederhosen and dirndls because it's Oktoberfest.
Queen Anne Beer Hall
203 Thomas St.
10 a.m. - 12 a.m.
Georgetown Morgue. It's never too early for Halloween, PEOPLE. Get in the spooky spirit at Georgetown Morgue. The morgue is open until the first weekend in November.
5000 E Marginal Way S
7 p.m. - 11 p.m.
Weekend Brunch Cruise. Soak up some of the last rays of summer on this champagne brunch buffet and cruise! Along with booze and brunch, there will be a two hour narrated tour of Lake Union and Lake Washington.
2441 N Northlake Way
11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Hawktoberfest. Head south to Kent to see the best Seahawks car show of all time. Hawktoberfest "cheers on our favorite Seattle football team with a vibrant display of team-themed vehicles." You can register your car and participate for $20.
Railroad Avenue & Meeker Street
200 E Meeker Street
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Steins and Stems. Formerly the Puyallup Art and Wine Walk, Steins and Stems feature wine, beer, cider, live music and art in downtown Puyallup. Ticket buyers will get a tasting cup, eight tasting tickets, a location guide of businesses who are participating, a guide of well-known outdoor art galleries and a reusable bag that will hold bottles of wine!
118 S Meridian
2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Cider Swig. Head on over to Gig Harbor to sample over 90 ciders, eat some food, hear some live music! Proceeds raised go to support the Lu Winsor Memorial Environmental grants program.
Sehmel Homestead Park
10123 78th Ave NW
12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday, September 30
Northwest Tea Festival. It's the time of the season for warm and soothing tea! Head on over to the Seattle Center to sample fine tea, attend presentations by tea experts and shop for tea supplies.
Exhibition Hall @ Seattle Center
305 Harrison St
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Lake Union Wooded Boat Festival. Boat lover rejoice! The Lake Union Wooded Boat Festival will have free boats rides, tours, music, and food and beer vendors.
Center For Wooden Boats
1010 Valley St
10 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Seahawks @ Arizona Cardinals. Go Hawks! Seahawks are in Arizona, kick off is at 1:05 p.m.