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The Weekend Report: What's Cookin' Nov. 19-21

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!

Friday and Saturday, Nov. 19-20

Civility & Unrest Grand Reopening. This speakeasy-inspired space is celebrating its grand reopening with a VIP reception to kick off the night, with the general public invited later in the evening until close to enjoy music, food and cocktails.

  • 7 to 9 p.m. VIP reception, 9 p.m. to close for general public both days
  • RSVP online for free (space is limited)
  • Civility & Unrest in Bellevue

Saturday, Nov. 20

Festival of Trees. Kick-off the holiday season with a trip downtown to see all the beautiful designer holiday trees at the Fairmont Olympic hotel! More than 20 decorated trees, each honoring a patient from Seattle Children's Hospital, will be viewable throughout the hotel and windows along 4th Avenue. Open through Dec. 1.

  • Fairmont Olympic hotel

Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 20-21

Tattoo-Artist-In-Residency. The Thompson Seattle is kicking off a first-come-first-serve tattoo pop-up with tattoo artist-in-residence Lolli Morlock, who will be doing live tattoos and signature temporary tattoos.

  • Noon to 8 p.m. both days
  • Thompson Seattle