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The Weekend Report: What's Cookin' April 8-10

Welcome to the Weekend Report, where we tell you what's up in Seattle this weekend — new and fun things to do, see and try. We're guaranteed to miss some, so email us at if there is something wonderful we need to know about!

Friday, April 8

Tyler, The Creator: Call Me If You Get Lost Tour. Iconic rapper and performer Tyler, The Creator will perform in Seattle.

  • 7 p.m.
  • Starts at $144; purchase online
  • Climate Pledge Arena

Friday and Saturday, April 8-9

Seattle Night Market. Explore this large indoor market featuring more than 100 shops, food trucks, entertainment and more — plus booze (21 and older only)!

  • Taco Libre Showdown, Friday 6 to 11 p.m., and Spring Equinox Night Market, Saturday 2 to 10 p.m.
  • $12.50-35
  • Magnuson Park Hangar 30

Friday to Sunday, April 8-10

Seattle Cherry Blossom & Japanese Cultural Festival. Enjoy a weekend celebrating Japanese and Japanese-American culture.

  • 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. all three days
  • Free
  • Seattle Center

Sunday, April 10

Music from Ukraine: A Refugee Benefit. This benefit features The Klein Party plus special guests Eric Eagle, Geoff Harper and Darren Loucas, Carl Shutoff. All proceeds go to Doctors without Borders, GlobalGiving/Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund, Direct Relief, HIAS (Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society) and Save the Children Ukraine.

  • 3 p.m.
  • $10-30
  • The Royal Room