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, October 6
Oktoberfest Northwest. Oktoberfest NW has Washington's largest Munich-style "festhalle" and is going down at the Washington State Fair Grounds in Puyallup all weekend. There will be beer, brats, music, dancing, kids' activities, and a root-beer garden...but there will be tons of adult beverages, of course.
Washington State Fairgrounds
110 9th Ave SW, Puyallup, WA 98371
Seattle Made Week. The third-annual Seattle Made Week kicks off this Friday! Seattle Made week is a week long celebration of the products, people, and places of Seattle Made. You can sample up to 50 treats and drinks from Seattle Made food and beverage producers. Samples include everything from beer to kimchi, popsicles to sausages!
1600 East Madison Street
Saturday, October 7
Fresh Hops Festival. Continuing the spirit of Oktoberfest with biers on biers on biers, Hale's Palladium brings you their Fresh Hop Festival! You can sample just-released fresh hop-style beer from 20 different breweries and of course there will be food for when you start feeling the drunchies.
4301 Leary Way NW
1-4 pm & 6-9 pm
BrickCon Public Exhibition. LEGOS! Everyone loves Legos. Bring the kiddos (or your own inner child) to the Seattle Center this weekend for BrickCon, where there will be thousands of of models built by Lego lovers and other Lego vendors.
Seattle Center Exhibition Hall
301 Mercer St
10am to 4pm
Tacoma RV Show. Who doesn't love a good RV show?! The RV show gives you the opportunity to see hundreds of the latest makes and models. The Tacoma RV show will run all weekend at the Tacoma Dome.
2727 E D St
11am – 8pm
Seattle Home Show. The Seattle Home Show has exhibits about building, remodeling, decorating, and landscaping homes! There will also be seminars where you can "Meet the Experts." Basically if you are a DIY home person, this is your gig. This event will repeat in February.
800 Occidental Ave S
10:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sunday, October 8
Seattle Children's Festival. This family festival will have tons of music, dancing, workshops, and other activities that aim to create multi-cultural and intergenrational understanding. It will be fun and educational for kiddos. Two birds, one stone, ammirite?
305 Harrison St
Sea NO H8. This benefit concert aims to bring Seattle-area neighbors together to stand "against hate-based rhetoric and politics and celebrate strong social activisim in our community that promotes inclusivity, tolerance, and diversity." All of the proceeds wil benefit Invisible Project. The event will feature Seattle musicians, food trucks, and beer from Optimism Brewing!
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM