People staycationing at last year's Chateau Ste. Michelle event.


MistralKitchen Hosts Numanthia
Chef William Belickis hosts Spanish winery Numanthia for a special dinner in the restaurant's Jewel Box dining room. The $150 fee includes food, wine, tax, and gratuity; hors d’oeuvres kick off at 6:30. The meal contains three courses, with dessert and cheese to end. To make reservations call 206-623-1922.  

Camp Cooking Basics
REI comes to the rescue to teach you cooking basics for your weekend getaway in the forest. The event is free from 7 to 8:30; register here.


Guest Chef Spectacular
FareStart presents the first annual Guest Chef Spectacular, featuring tastes from 40 restaurants, wineries, breweries, and distilleries. Visit the website for a complete list of participants. The 21-and-over event starts at 6:30 at Showbox SoDo for $80. And yes, it benefits the fabulous FareStart.

Free Food from Skillet
The first 150 customers to stop by the Skillet food truck in McGraw Square starting at 11:30 will get free sliders and part of a Hangover 3 promotion? The movie comes out today in theaters as well.

Public House Dinner at Dahlia Lounge
T-Doug's OG restaurant is going casual for a night and hosting Schooner Exact Brewing Company for some pub fare and beer to match. The four courses from chef Brock Johnson includes a malt-battered halibut with green garlic potato, asparagus, and ramp tartar sauce paired with a 3 Grid IPA. Tickets cost $50 and dinner starts at 6.


Hot Cakes Turns One
Hot Cakes Molten Chocolate Cakery is celebrating one year with some killer discounts. Molten chocolate cakes will be half-price, shakes go for $5, and a special boozy b-day cake shake will sell for $6. Festivities begin at 11 and last for 12 hours.

SUNDAY, May 26

Chateau Ste. Michelle Staycation
Instead of traveling on Memorial weekend, Chateau Ste. Michelle invites you to join them for a staycation complete with exotic cars, Seattle’s top food trucks (including a splashy debut), and of course premiere wine. Admission is free with food and wine available for purchase. Here are some photos from last year’s event.

MONDAY, May 27

Monday Movie at King’s Hardware
Don’t forget to get your weekly dose of patio films. Tank Girl shows as the last movie in the “Be Prepared” series, beginning at sun down.