Summer in Seattle

Slide Show: Bumbershoot 2012

The best of Seattle's Labor Day weekend arts fest in 25 pictures.

09/04/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Slideshow

Slide Show: Bumbershoot 2012

The best of Seattle's Labor Day weekend arts fest in 25 pictures.

09/04/2012

Summer in Seattle

The Best of Bumbershoot 2012: Monday

Our top picks in music, arts, and culture for the Labor Day weekend fest.

08/30/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Summer in Seattle

The Best of Bumbershoot 2012: Sunday

Our top picks in music, arts, and culture for the Labor Day weekend fest.

08/29/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Summer in Seattle

The Best of Bumbershoot 2012: Saturday

Our top picks in music, arts, and culture for the Labor Day weekend fest.

08/28/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with James Whetzel

Linger long enough at Seattle Center's International Fountain and you may hear bhangra music pumping nearby, seemingly synced with the jets of water. The fountain has its own DJ: James Whetzel.

07/26/2012 By Ana Sofia Knauf

Theater Review

It’s a Miracle! Intiman’s Happy Return

The theater gets its groove back with smart takes on classics and a drag parody of The Miracle Worker.

07/18/2012 By Laura Dannen

Ticket Alert

Bumbershoot Ticket Prices Go Up Tomorrow

How much are you willing to pay to see Skrillex, Gotye, Tony Bennett, M83…

07/16/2012 By Laura Dannen

The Sound of Science

A Crash Course on Stephen Hawking

What has the world’s most famous physicist been up to recently, besides visiting Seattle?

06/14/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Special Events

A Gamer’s Guide to the Northwest Pinball and Arcade Show

This weekend Seattle Center becomes the biggest arcade around.

06/07/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Seattle Center

Slideshow: Northwest Folklife Festival 2012

Inside four days of live music, dancing, and fried PB&J.

05/29/2012 By Alexandra Notman

New Exhibit

First Look: Chihuly Garden and Glass

Sneak a peek at the largest collection of Dale Chihuly’s glasswork in the world. No touching!

05/16/2012 By Laura Dannen

Seattle Scene

Giant King Tut Statue Arrives at King Street Station

Make way for the seven-ton god of the afterlife.

05/15/2012 By Laura Dannen

City Hall

The Council's Seattle Center Memories

Nostalgia week here at PubliCola: Seattle council members offer their World's Fair and Seattle Center memories.

04/20/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

Theater

On Stage: The Art of Racing in the Rain Opens Tonight

Book-It Repertory Theatre adapts Garth Stein’s best seller—just don’t expect furry costumes.

04/20/2012 By Laura Dannen

Golden Anniversary

Tom Skerritt, Mayor McGinn Kick Off the Next 50 Celebration

Relive the 1962 World’s Fair with free performances and a ton of food trucks.

04/19/2012 By Seattle Met Staff

City

From 1962, a Message to the City Council of the Future

The city council of 1962 had a message for the city council of today.

04/17/2012 By Erica C. Barnett

The Next Fifty

From a Mural to White Light: 50 Years of Public Art at Seattle Center

The story starts in 1962 with the largest artwork in the NW; in 2012, we found an artist who can make the sun rise.

04/17/2012 By Laura Dannen

Action Items

Restaurant Shifts and Shakeups

This week: Tom Douglas’s beer czar moves on, new chefs at Local 360 and Boka, and more.

03/16/2012 By Anne Larkin

Seattle Center

Update: Chihuly Glass Exhibit Expected to Open in Late May

Then again, you know how construction projects go.

03/07/2012 By Laura Dannen