Summer in Seattle

Smell That? It’s Hempfest

More than 100,000 turn out for the annual "protestival" in support of all things pot.

08/23/2010 By Douglas Bair

Nerd Alert!

Coming to Seattle: James Cameron and Nine New Minutes of Avatar

The richest director on Earth will attend a fundraising screening of his megablockbuster at Pac Sci Center.

08/20/2010 By Douglas Bair

Weekend Picks

Free Movies with a Twist, Kick, and Dip

Century Ballroom dances onto the movie scene this weekend with View and Chew.

08/19/2010 By Douglas Bair

Seattle in the News

The Gorge Is Looking Empty in Rolling Stone

Amphitheaters have suffered a slow summer, with a 10 percent drop in ticket sales, says RS.

08/18/2010 By Douglas Bair


She’s the App for That

Nineteen-year-old UW business major Lily Berlina is one of 12 women featured in the new iPhone app Real Weather Girls.

08/18/2010 By Douglas Bair


First Look: Capitol Hill’s La Bête

Tour the new Bellevue Avenue restaurant before it opens on Thursday.

08/17/2010 By Douglas Bair


A Tasting Menu of Fall Arts

The Flaming Lips, Pablo Picasso masterpieces, Lucia di Lammermoor, Daniel Handler, and more in our preview of the best fall arts events.

08/12/2010 By Laura Dannen With Tiffany Wan and Douglas Bair

Visual Art

Madness in Cal Anderson Park

MadArt brings together top Northwest artists for new outdoor sculpture exhibition.

08/11/2010 By Douglas Bair

Visual Art

First Thursday: August

Barcodes and photography decorate the walls of downtown galleries and museums.

08/05/2010 By Douglas Bair

Books & Talks

TONIGHT: Night School’s in Session at the Sorrento

Wander through 12 rooms of Bumbershoot artists, past and present, talking shop.

08/02/2010 By Douglas Bair

Summer in Seattle

Glen Phillips Takes Us Out to Lunch

Toad the Wet Sprocket front man serenades us in a free show at Westlake Park.

07/30/2010 By Douglas Bair

Books & Beer

TONIGHT: Book Release Party with Author of Grunge Seattle at Moe Bar

Go on a grunge pilgrimage with the latest tome by Justin Henderson.

07/28/2010 By Douglas Bair


Capitol Hill Rages This Weekend

One day of block partying down, two to go. And there’s photo evidence that last night rocked.

07/23/2010 By Douglas Bair

Summer in Seattle

The Great Outdoor Concert Guide

This summer’s forecast calls for Cyndi Lauper, the Paperboys, and a solid guitar lick or two.

07/22/2010 By Douglas Bair

Summer in Seattle

A Guide to Outdoor Movies

Bring the popcorn outside this summer at any of these area screenings.

07/15/2010 By Douglas Bair

Summer Supper Opening

Nettletown Debuts Dinner

The Eastlake eatery extends its menu into the evening

07/08/2010 By Douglas Bair

Visual Art

First Thursday: July

Free is the word at downtown galleries and museums.

07/01/2010 By Douglas Bair

Film Event

Twilight Stars Show New Eclipse Clip in Seattle

And teenage girls overrun Fremont.

06/28/2010 By Douglas Bair


Capitol Hill Restaurants Rally for PrideFeast

Plus: Poppy scoops ice cream, Qdoba gives out free tacos.

06/24/2010 By Douglas Bair

Where's Your Pride?

The Best of Seattle Pride 2010

Weather forecast calls for rainbows—lots of rainbows.

06/24/2010 By Douglas Bair