LOCAL EVENTS WEEKEND PLANNER
NOVEMBER 19-22, 2015
SAT 5K & 10K run/walk, free kids dash, mashed potato eating contest & post-race beer.http://www.promotionevents.com/thanksgiving/home.html
NOV 4-29 The Seattle International Comedy Competition showcases comedians with their best acts. Various locations.
NOV 3-18 Various Seattle Locations. More than 50 concerts by local & worldwide jazz greats. http://www.earshot.org/festival-schedule/
NORDIC CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION
SAT-SUN Hand-crafted wares, kids crafts, Santa & traditional Scandinavian Christmas food and drinks. Family-friendly event & 21+ section where alcohol will be served. http://www.nordicmuseum.org/Yulefest.aspx
SAT Enjoy a narrated tour of Lake Union & Lake Washington, lunch included.https://www.waterwayscruises.com/lunchcruise/
WEIRD HOLIDAY BAZAAR
SAT-SUN Everett Holiday Inn: Find unusual creations while enjoying musicians, magicians, jugglers and dancers. http://oddmall.co/where/
FRENCH WINE FESTIVAL
FRI Columbia Tower Club. 23rd Annual Beaujolais Nouveau Wine Festival, celebrate French culture and be an active supporter of the French-American business community of Seattle.
FRI Hard Rock Cafe: Enjoy listening to 4 bands as they compete for over $18,000 in prizes, audience participation voting!
NOV 14-DEC 6 You have 60 minutes to follow the clues, solve the puzzles, find the key and exit the room to escape the zombie. http://roomescapeadventures.com/
DINE AROUND SEATTLE
NOV 3-25 Restaurant discounts for three-course meals around the Seattle metro area.
FRI-SAT School of Acrobats & New Circus Arts: HOTEL will feature all-new original numbers on trapeze, aerial fabric, aerial hoop, and Chinese pole, as well as contortion, club juggling, unicycle, partner acrobatics, clowning, and more.
CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG MUSICAL
THURS NOV 12-DEC 27 Seattle Children’s Theatre presents a magical flying car that an inventor & his kids take to rescue their grandfather. Discount tickets.
EMPTY BOWLS FESTIVAL
SAT Charles Wright Academy in Tacoma: Choose from more than 1,200 bowls to purchase for the home and for holiday gifts. After purchasing bowls, guests are served a bowl of soup (in a separate bowl) donated by local chefs.
CHRISTMAS TREE FESTIVAL
SAT NOV 21-DEC 2 Designer trees decorate the lobby and driveway of the Fairmont Olympic Hotel during this annual charity event. Gala, tree raffle, teddy bear suite and more!
THE LAST WALTZ TRIBUTE
SAT Neptune Theatre. Seattle musicians play songs from the best rock and roll movie ever made.
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
· The Hunger Games; Mockingjay Part 2
· The Night Before
· Secret in their Eyes
· Criminal Activities
· Kingdom of Shadows
· The Summer of Sangaile