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. Now that things are slowly but surely opening up in our region, we figured it's a good time to start this weekly feature up again! We're guaranteed to miss some events, so definitely email us at email@example.com if there is something wonderful we need to know about!
Friday to Monday, May 28-31
50th Annual Northwest Folklife Festival. Taking place virtually this year, Northwest Folklife is celebrating 50 years of arts, culture and heritage with a festival featuring multiple program channels, a virtual marketplace and more.
- Times vary per day; find a full schedule online.
- Live stream on their website, Facebook and Twitch
Friday, May 28
National Burger Day. Celebrate with free burgers from Uneeda Burger! They are offering free classic burgers (includes a beef patty, lettuce, pickles, tomato and house sauce on a sesame seed bun) on Friday as a thank you to the community for supporting them through the pandemic.
- Begins at 11 a.m. with one burger per customer while supplies last.
- Location: Uneeda Burger in Fremont
- This special is only available for walk-up and in-person orders only
Chihuly Nights. This after-hours event will take you on a tour of the garden featuring live glassblowing and flameworking demonstrations from local artists and stone-fired pizza & beverages outside in the Art Plaza.
- 6 to 8 p.m.
- Location: Chihuly Garden and Glass
- Tickets available online; prices vary.
Friday and Saturday, May 28-29
Phillip Kopczynski. This comedian and Washington-native who left a career in corporate America for comedy placed second at the 2018 Seattle International Comedy Competition and has performed at clubs and theaters from Vancouver, BC to Orlando.
- 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday, May 28; 9 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, May 29
- Location: Laughs Comedy Club
- Tickets start at $15; available online
Saturday, May 29
Marina Albero Trio. A night of virtual live music from piano virtuoso Marina Albero, a Seattle resident raised in Barcelona. Joined by bassist Jeff Johnson and drummer D'Vonne Lewis.
- 7:30 p.m.
- Livestreamed online
- Ticket are $15 available online
Sunday, May 30
Ballard Farmers Market. Explore Seattle's first year-round neighborhood farmers market, full of local produce exclusively from farmers in Washington.
- 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Ballard Avenue NW between Vernon Place and 22nd Avenue Ballard Avenue NW
Monday, May 31
'Body of Work: Tattoo Culture.' Last weekend for this exhibit that explores the history and artistry of tattooing as an ever-changing art form and how mainstream acceptance of it has been driven by pop culture.
- Exhibit open through Monday, May 31; museum hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
- Location: MoPOP
- Timed, reserved tickets are available for purchase online