The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: March 30–April 2

'Mamma Mia!' and APRIL Festival say goodbye, the Maldives and Sera Cahoone release new albums, and Northwest Sinfonietta, Spectrum Dance, and the Museum of Glass come together for arts' sake.

03/30/2017 By Seattle Met Staff

Critic's Notebook

Restaurants That Serve What Most People Most Want to Eat

In Seattle, believe it or not…it’s kind of a rare business plan.

03/30/2017 By Kathryn Robinson

City Hall

Seattle to Sue Trump for Threat Against Sanctuary Cities

Other mayors may soon follow suit.

03/29/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Dessert Dispatch

Seattle Pops Will Open a Wallingford Shop This Summer

The popsicle purveyor expands from a farmers market stall to a brick-and-mortar spot on 45th Street.

03/29/2017 By Rosin Saez

(Formerly) Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Cirque du Soleil's Kelly McDonald

The Seattle native returns home to show off her acrobatic artistry in Cirque du Soleil's Mexican-themed 'Luzia.'

03/29/2017 By Seth Sommerfeld

That Washington

Where Washington State's Congressional GOP Stand on Health Care

The fight for Obamacare supporters is far from over.

03/29/2017 By Hayat Norimine

Food & Drink

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: March 29–April 4

The week in which: LloydMartin’s April Fool’s Day popup is back, Tavolàta hosts a feast of lamb, and vegetarians flock to Seattle Center for VegFest.

03/29/2017 By Rosin Saez

Ticket Alerts

Fleet Foxes Finally Return

The Seattle-formed indie folk group schedules a concert at the Showbox as part of its first U.S. dates in six years.

03/28/2017 By Seth Sommerfeld

City Council

Seattle City Council Could Go Further to Oppose Keystone XL Pipeline

After Wells Fargo divorce, activists want the City of Seattle to cut off all ties to banks doing business with the Keystone XL Pipeline.

03/28/2017 By Hayat Norimine

An Orchestration of Ice and Fire

'Game of Thrones' Composer Ramin Djawadi Brings Westeros to KeyArena

We chat with the man behind the hit TV show's music before the Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience stops in Seattle.

03/28/2017 By Seth Sommerfeld

Bar Stool Dispatch

Watering Holes: Bar Charlie Lands Safely on Stone Way

How Wallingford's seaplane bar balances its theme while keeping things casual.

03/28/2017 By Darren Davis

Pending Nuptials

Rocked Bridal Show Brings Your Big Day to Life

Save the date for this intimate event on April 8.

03/28/2017 By Rosin Saez

Introductions

The New Face of PubliCola

Meet Seattle Met and PubliCola's politics reporter.

03/28/2017 By Hayat Norimine

King County Library Systems Foundation

Literary Lions Gala

750 people attended the 24th annual Literary Lions Gala on March 11 and raised $380,000 for literacy, learning, and libraries.

03/11/2017

Vocalpoint! Seattle

Black Tie & Blue Jeans Gala

Friends, patrons and alumni celebrated the Northwest Boychoir and Vocalpoint! Seattle in style at the Black Tie & Blue Jeans Gala on March 4 at the Seattle Design Center.

03/05/2017

Make-A-Wish Foundation

Make-A-Wish Night Gala & Auction

Nearly 1,000 guests joined Honorary Co-Chairs John & Heather Ramseyer at the Westin Seattle for Make-A-Wish® Alaska and Washington’s Wish Night Gala & Auctio...

03/04/2017

Behind Bars

Five Questions for the Bartender: RN74’s Michael Rupp

“Anything someone on reality TV can do, I can do better.”

06/20/2014 By Sara Hendrickson

Happy Hour

This Week in Happy Hour: Mezcal Edition

Tequila’s smoky, sexy sister gets the spotlight.

06/11/2014 By Sara Hendrickson

Happy Hour

This Week in Happy Hour: Burger Edition

Five happy hour burgers so right, they’re wrong.

06/04/2014 By Sara Hendrickson

Happy Hour

This Week in Happy Hour: Izakaya Edition

Ramen. Beer. Sushi. Sake. Kampai!

05/29/2014 By Sara Hendrickson