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The Weekend Report: What's Cookin' Nov. 11-14

Welcome to the Weekend Report, where we tell you what's up in Seattle this weekend — things you definitely don't want to miss. We're guaranteed to miss some, so email us at if there is something wonderful we need to know about!

Thursday to Sunday, Nov. 11-14

2021 Seattle International Auto Show. It's back! Over four days, explore new and refreshed car and truck models including sedans, crossovers, larger SUVs, pickup trucks, performance cars, electric cars, exotics and more!

  • Noon to 9 p.m. Thursday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday
  • $17 for ages 13 and older, $15 for ages 62 and older & military, free for ages 12 and younger; purchase online
  • Lumen Field Event Center

Freakout Festival. Live music, epic guitar solos, light shows, food, drink and more!

Friday, Nov. 12

Tritonal. Performance from this EDM duo from Austin, Texas.

Saturday, Nov. 13

Ciderfest. Enjoy ciders from more than a dozen cideries, a homebrew competition, live music, bonfires and more.

  • 1 to 5 p.m.
  • $25 per person, includes 10 cider tastings and a shot glass; purchase online
  • Bellewood Farms

Whiskies of the World. Choose to try more than 200 varieties of distilled spirits, masterclasses and more.

  • 6:30 p.m. for VIP, 7:15 to 9:30 p.m. for GA
  • $100 to $150; purchase online
  • Rainier Club

Sunday, Nov. 14

Awesome Exhibition — The Interactive Exhibition of LEGO Models. Explore 38 large-scale LEGO creations at this exhibit, including a 600-pound Orca, full-sized Harley Davidson and 24.5-foot-tall NASA rocket. Opens to the public Sunday!

  • Noon to 9 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday and 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday to Sunday
  • From $15.50 + tax and fees; purchase online
  • Seattle Center Fisher Pavilion