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The Weekend Report: What's Cookin' May 6-8

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, May 6

GLITTERBOMB. Supernova, SoDo's immersive arts and entertainment venue, is throwing a party, covering the venue in "sparkling fairy dust" and filling a kiddie pool with 50 pounds of glitter.

  • 9 p.m. to 4 a.m.
  • $20; purchase online
  • Supernova

Friday and Saturday, May 6-7

Belltown Bloom. Indie music fest Belltown Bloom is back for year two. The Crocodile is hosting the second annual all-ages festival featuring local, national and global artists.

  • $107 for a two-day pass; purchase online
  • The Crocodile and the Belltown Yacht Club

Saturday, May 7

Africa Fashion Week Seattle. The largest annual African fashion event in the PNW, experience African-inspired designs and culture at this event also featuring live performances, drumming, painting and more.

  • 6 to 10 p.m.
  • $45 to $100; purchase online
  • Hilton Bellevue

Saturday and Sunday, May 7-8

Mom's Market Day and the 14th Annual Flower Festival. Happy Mother's Day weekend! Shop flowers and small businesses with mom and the mother figures in your lives while enjoying a crafts market, food, live music and more.

  • 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Free to attend
  • Pike Place Market

Through Sunday, May 8

TRANSlations: Seattle Trans Film Festival. 17th annual film festival showing films about and for trans, non-binary and gender non-conforming people. It's one of two transgender film festivals in the United States.

  • Events taking place both in-person and online, find a schedule online
  • $30 to $100 for passes; $5 to $30 for single tickets on a sliding scale; purchase online
  • Various venues