The Sporting Life

Washington Football’s Rejuvenating Season

Despite last weekend’s loss, the Huskies’ success has transformed the atmosphere around campus.

11/15/2016 By Jack Russillo

The Sporting Life

5 Reasons Why UW Husky Football Is the Real Deal

A quick guide for those just jumping on the undefeated team's bandwagon.

10/19/2016 By Jack Russillo

Feature

Seattle Summer Arts Guide 2016

Make the most of the season with these tasty cultural pairings.

06/23/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Met Picks

The Top Things to See or Do in Seattle: November 2015

Jinkx Monsoon gets naughty (not nice), Lemolo delivers more dream soundscapes, and the Seahawks look to continue dominating the 49ers.

10/30/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

The Sporting Life

As the NHL Takes Expansion Bids, We Look at Seattle’s Competition

The puck stops...where?

07/31/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

The Sporting Life

My Three Caddies: A U.S. Open Golf Preview

A duffer's day at Chambers Bay

06/17/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

The Sporting Life

The Many Frustrations of Few

With Gonzaga headed to Seattle for the NCAA Tournament, our resident Zags fan looks at the highs and lows of Mark Few's reign as head coach of the Bulldogs.

03/19/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Get Out of Town

30 Perfect Day Trips

Get out of town with a culinary adventure at Cama Beach State Park, a scenic drive along the shores of Lake Cle Elum, one very unusual form of skydiving at iFly Seattle, or 26 more getaways within 90 minutes or less of Seattle.

09/25/2014 By Allison Williams With Lisa Han, Carey Rose, Abby Tracy, and Matt Pitchford

Met PIcks

The Top Things to See or Do in August

The Seahawks return to the gridiron, Bumbershoot’s main stage goes outdoors, and boats battle in Lake Washington.

08/05/2014 Edited by Seth Sommerfeld

Hopped Up

Reuben's Brews' Latest Beer Honors the Upcoming Sounders-Tottenham Hotspur Match

Sounders and Hotspur fans will help tap this British pale ale. Name: London Calling.

06/24/2014 By Ezra Parter

The Sporting Life

Macklemore Gets His Own Mariners Bobblehead

These figurines are more likely to end up on eBay than in a thrift shop.

06/03/2014

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Spike Friedman

The Satori Group playwright discusses his new play 'Returning to Albert Joseph' and sportswriting for Grantland.

05/01/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Bonnets Up

Five Destinations for Derby Day Drinking

It's not every day you get to wear a fancy hat and quaff mint juleps at noon. Here's where to watch the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby this Saturday.

04/30/2014 By Caroline Ferguson

Seattleites Guide to PDX

Portland v. Seattle: Team Rivalries

Each city cares about the other for more sincere reasons than you might expect from rivals.

02/01/2014 By Jason Notte

Sporting Life

The Seahawks, the Super Bowl, and Seattle's Fandom

Our resident Broncos fan gives an outsider's take on Seattle's Seahawks frenzy.

01/30/2014 By Seth Sommerfeld

Go Hawks

Where to Watch the Seahawks’ First Playoff Game

Watch Seattle face off against New Orleans—with a crowd and a beer in hand.

01/07/2014 By Sara Hendrickson

Activate

New! Nike Store in University Village

The sports megastars have a new Seattle outpost, but it's not just about buying and selling; it's about running.

11/22/2013 By Meredith Barrett

Sporting Life

The Newest Sounder: Clint Dempsey's Best Goals

Enough with #DempseyWatch, let's watch Dempsey. Prepare for his Sounders debut with these highlights.

08/07/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Wizardly Ways

QuidCon Brings Harry Potter's Sport to Life

We chat with QuidCon's founder about a fictional sport becoming the real deal.

07/02/2013 By Mike Lydon

NFL Foodstuffs

Seahawk Sidney Rice Really, Really Likes Wingstop

So much that he's opening five new locations.

06/27/2013 By Allecia Vermillion