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Seattle’s Best Mardi Gras Celebrations in 2013

Bon mardi gras! It’s time to celebrate Fat Tuesday in Seattle! Get your masquerade costume ready, put on your dancing shoes and get ready for a terrific party! Here are some of our favorites.

01/17/2013

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Where to Watch the Presidential Inauguration in Seattle

Monday, January 21, 2013 is the second Presidential Inauguration for Barack Obama in Washington DC. Join in with your neighbors in Seattle and watch this American event that only happens once every four years!

01/12/2013

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Cris Williamson Joins the Seattle Peace Chorus for ‘Sing Out for Women’

Women’s music pioneer and singer-songwriter Cris Williamson will join the Seattle Peace Chorus at their upcoming concert “Sing Out for Women” in celebration of women who have furthered the cause of women’s rights, social justice and peace.

10/25/2012

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Best May Day Events in Seattle

You may put a bouquet on a neighbor’s door step to celebrate May Day. Or you might want to go to one of these Puget Sound events that include art, marine animals, music and even a Maypole!

04/26/2012

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The 5th Avenue’s OKLAHOMA! Delves Into Deeper Issues of Race

The 5th Avenue Theatre has set plans to host panel discussions and a Town Hall meeting to engage audiences about the portrayal of race in the current presentation of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Oklahoma! Called “provocative” by the Seattle Times, this new production features an African American actor as the antagonist, sparking vigorous discussion among audiences about racism both in 1907 (when the musical is set), and in society and the arts today.

02/17/2012