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Summer in the City

Seattle Summer Outdoor Movie Guide 2016

Make the most of the cinematic season.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/26/2016

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 26–30

Intiman Theatre Festival gives black women a platform, Northwest Folklife Festival takes over Seattle Center, and La Sera sounds like summer.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 05/26/2016

Summer Music Fest

The Must-See Acts of Sasquatch! Festival 2016

Make the most of Memorial Day weekend at the Gorge.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/25/2016

Film Fest

SIFF 2016 Picks: Week One (May 23–30)

Werner Herzog examines technology, David Byrne accompanies color guards, and a lost Orson Welles masterpiece returns to the big screen.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/24/2016

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week: May 23–30

Words from Lindy West and Sherman Alexie, the tradition of Northwest Folklife Festival, and a non-Sasquatch indie rock alternative.

  • By Kyle Kuhn and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/23/2016

Pop Culture Blast

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Franklin Gutierrez's Moonshot

Plus, a bloody good 'SNL' finale, some Brand New music, and a Spotify failure.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/23/2016

Film Fest

SIFF 2016 Picks: Opening Weekend (May 19–22)

Start the festival out right with street cats, disgraced politicians, Cuban ballerinas, and more.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/19/2016

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 19–22

The Piano Man comes to Safeco Field, EMP boldly goes where no man has gone before, and Bill Burr brings his pummeling comedy.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 05/19/2016

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Sue Bird

The Seattle Storm stalwart begins a new WNBA season surround by an influx of exciting young talent.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/18/2016

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week May 16–22

Celebrate a new season with the Storm, prepare for SIFF's cinematic overload, and drink up during Seattle Beer Week.

  • By Scott Johnson and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/16/2016

Pop Culture Blast

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Saying Goodbye to THEESatisfaction

Plus, new songs from The Lonely Island and Vats, the comedy duo of Ken Jennings and Weird Al, and B.J. Novak's epic talk show story.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/16/2016

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: Tacocat's 'Lost Time'

Tacocat expertly mixes the fun and frustration of the current Seattle climate on its April LP.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/12/2016

The Weekend Starts...Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 12–15

The Who tries not to get fooled again at KeyArena, Translations gives trans film voices an outlet, and Seattle Beer Week brings the suds.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 05/12/2016

Ticket Alerts

Blast Off into a Cinematic Universe with Neil deGrasse Tyson

America's favorite astrophysicist heads to the Paramount to explain what Hollywood gets right and wrong about space.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/10/2016

The Sporting Life

See Pro Wrestling's Best as NXT Debuts in Seattle

The WWE's (far superior) minor league stable body slams its way to the Paramount.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/09/2016

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week May 9–15

Catch new music from Damien Jurado, the Thermals, and Karl Blau, Rory Scovel's comedy, and film from the trans community.

  • By Scott Johnson and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/09/2016

Pop Culture Blast

Monday Morning Pick-Me-Up: Robinson Canó and Jordan Morris Are Red Hot

Plus, Radiohead, Star Wars emojis, and adult breakfast cereal.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/09/2016

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Jesse Link

The Seattle artist chats about his colorful animal paintings, street art, and 'American Majestic.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/05/2016

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: May 5–8

Sail the ghostly seas with Seattle Opera's 'The Flying Dutchman,' take in the social commentary of Spectrum Dance's 'A Rap on Race,' and catch the last weekend of Kehinde Wiley at SAM.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 05/05/2016

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: May 2016

Head out to discover spectral dresses, adventurous animals, the calm of rust-infused panels, and more.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 05/04/2016
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