February 12 is Abraham Lincoln’s birthday, and February 22 is George Washington’s. According to History.com, Americans have been recognizing our first president’s birthday since the 1800s, but President’s Day didn’t officially come around until the 1960s and 70s. Here are some fun ways for you and your family to celebrate two of our most admired presidents.
Maria, the Captain and all the Von Trapp Family Singers will delight you and your family this holiday season. Whether it’s a stage performance, or a sing-along with Julie Andrews on the big screen, here’s where you can yodel with the goat herders in Seattle!
The Twilight Saga Marathon is headed to a movie theater near you! As Twilight fans await the last film in the series, Breaking Dawn Part 2, theaters are planning day-long marathons, playing all the movies, culminating with the newest one on Thursday, November 15.
Attention chocolate lovers! This weekend at the Washington State Convention Center, you’ll find luscious chocolate in just about every form possible at the NW Chocolate Festival.
Join in a futuristic extravaganza at McCaw Hall on Sunday, September 16. There will be music, dance, video, song and special guests celebrating the Pacific Northwest Ballet’s 40th anniversary, and the 50th anniversary of the Seattle World’s Fair!
The 5th Avenue Theatre is joining in the celebration of the 40th anniversary of the original stage version of Grease with an entertaining cinematic experience: Sing-a-Long-a Grease. Here’s your chance to sport a pink wig or poodle skirt and belt out “Grease Lightning” at The 5th Avenue Theatre, at one of four screenings, September 7, 8 and 9.
Seattle Hempfest and three Seattle churches will host sneak previews of the definitive new pot documentary LEGALIZE IT, a socially conscious documentary on Prop 19 – the 2010 campaign to legalize marijuana in California.
What could be more fun than heading out on a summer evening to sing along with some of your favorite oldies? Whether it’s R&B, Abba or Olivia Newton John, there’s a sing-along waiting for you to join in!
Look out Seattlites… actors Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis are coming to town to serve… coffee… on Thursday, July 19 at Pike Place Market’s Local Color!
The Comcast Bite of Seattle takes place July 20-22 at Seattle Center. Spend the weekend sampling, savoring and sipping from the area’s best and most loved!