Let The Festivities Begin!

 

 

 

 

What’s lit up with lights and festive all over? Seattle, in the next two weeks! Whether you’re looking to supplement this season’s celebrations with a holiday concert or want to get away from the sleigh bells for a change, Seattle’s got just the event for you.

Holiday Concerts, Festivals, and Events

  • Hometown Holidays 2013West Seattle – The Junction – Nov 14-Dec 22
  • Festivals of LightSeattle Children’s Museum – Nov 20-Jan 5
  • Holiday Art ShowSchack Art Center – Nov 21-Dec 27
  • 21st Annual Gingerbread VillageThe Sheraton Seattle Hotel – Nov 25-Jan 5
  • A Christmas CarolACT Theater – Nov 29 – Dec 29
  • My Macy’s Holiday Parade 2013Downtown Seattle – Nov 29
  • Chaplin’s Bellevue Subaru Ice ArenaBellevue Downtown Park – Nov 29-Jan 12
  • Seattle Center Winterfest 2013Seattle Center – Nov 29-Dec31
  • 5th Annual etsyRAIN Handmade Holiday Show Pier 66 Bell Street Pier Cruise Terminal – Nov 29-30
  • Marriott Merry-Go-RoundRedmond Town Center – Nov 29-Jan 1
  • A(n Improvised) Christmas CarolUnexpected Productions’ Market Theater – Nov 29-Dec 28
  • Marriott Merry-Go-RoundRedmond Town Center - – Nov 29-Dec 1
  • Santa TrainNorthwest Railway Museum – Nov 30-Dec 21
  • Magic in the MarketPike Place Market – Nov 30
  • Garden d’LightsBellevue Botanical Garden – Nov 30-Jan 4
  • Ivar’s Clam Lights and Argosy Christmas ShipGene Coulon Memorial Beach Park – Dec 6-Jan 1
  • Bubbe’s Old-Fashioned Hanukkah ShindigNectar Lounge – Nov 30
  • A Feast of Grace and Light: Music of Hanukkah, Thanksgiving, and MoreTemple Beth Hatfiloh – Dec 1
  • Holiday Spectacular!Shorecrest Performing Arts Center – Dec 1
  • Ham for the HolidaysACT Theater – Dec 4-22
  • Evergreen City Ballet: The NutcrackerSeattle Children’s Museum – Dec 4
  • Groove For Thought Holiday CD Release ConcertKirkland Performance Center – Dec 5
  • Winter Festival & Crafts FairPhinney Neighborhood Center – Dec 7-8
  • 19th Century ChristmasFort Nisqually Living History Museum – Dec 7
  • Ceremony of Carols: Britten Centenary ChristmasTown Hall Seattle – Dec 7
  • Santa ParadeAuburn – Downtown – Dec 7
  • Snohomish & Snoopy: Jose Gonzales Trio Plays A Charlie Brown ChristmasTim Noah Thumbnail Theater – Dec 7
  • Green Lake Pathway of LightsGreen Lake – Dec 8

Music

  • Black Joe LewisThe Neptune – Nov 29
  • The Missionary PositionHighway 99 Blues Club – Nov 29
  • The Klez KatzSeattle Children’s Museum – Nov 30
  • Pearl JamSpokane Arena – Nov 30
  • The Cave SingersThe Neptune – Nov 30
  • Lloyd Jones StruggleHighway 99 Blues Club – Nov 30
  • 107.7 The End’s Deck the Hall Ball 2013Key Arena – Dec 3
  • Adventure ClubShowbox SODO – Dec 4
  • A John Waters ChristmasThe Neptune – Dec 5
  • Random Access QuartetVito’s Restaurant & Lounge – Dec 5
  • Basia BulatBARBOZA - Dec 6
  • Pearl JamKey Arena - Dec 6
  • The Black CrowesThe Paramount - Dec 7
  • Seattle Lilla SpelmanslagSeattle Children’s Museum – Dec 7
  • The Dismemberment PlanThe Neptune - Dec 7
  • 106.1 KISS FM Jingle BallComcast Arena – Dec 8

Theater

  • The Great Soul of Russia – ACT Theater – Dec 5
  • The Hound of the Baskervilles – Seattle Repertory Theatre – Nov 15-Dec 15
  • A Christmas Carol – ACT Theater – Nov 29-Dec 29
  • It’s A Wonderful Life – Meydenbauer – Nov 29-Dec 1
  • The Imagine Inn – The Glad GameTim Noah Thumbnail Theater – Nov 29
  • A(n Improvised) Christmas Carol – Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater – Nov 29 – Dec 28
  • Tingstad and RumbelTim Noah Thumbnail Theater – Nov 30
  • Village Theatre’s Pied Piper presents The Elves & the Shoemaker – Meydenbauer – Dec 7
  • A John Waters Christmas – The Neptune – Dec 5

There are also many other events big and small happening in the next few days, including Freshest Roots “Expresso”, Tango Happy Hour!, and the Seattle Turkey Trot to name a few.


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Photo credits: Northwest Railway Museum, Schack Art Center, Redmond Town Center

Seattle Jazz Shows, Concerts, and Events

You’re special.

So special, we made a list of the most exciting jazz events coming up in the next few months and put it in a newsletter…just for you.

Happening This Week (View Calendar)

  • Gerald Albright - Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley - October 31-November 3
  • JON PUGH QUARTET - Tula’s - November 2
  • A Night of Soul, Hip-Hop & Jazz - Lucid Lounge - November 2
  • REGGIE GOINGS JAZZ OFFERING - Tula’s - November 3
  • 91.3 KBCS Welcomes Steve Smith and Vital Information - Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley - November 5-6
  • Rachelle Ferrell - Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley - November 7-10
  • The Town Entertainment Presents: The Town’s “Soul Family” - Lucid Lounge - November 8
  • Sidewinder - Lucid Lounge - November 9
  • Author Series | Michael Koep - Lucid Lounge - November 13
  • Steve Tyrell with special guest Diane Schuur - Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley - November 14

Special Events

  • Earshot Jazz Festival - Various locations - October 1-November 17
  • Michael Buble - Key Arena - November 15
  • Seattle Center Winterfest 2013 - Seattle Center - November 29-December 31
  • Soundview Ensemble - Lucid Lounge - November 30
  • ELDAR - Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley - December 3
  • Angie Stone - Dimitriou’s Jazz Alley - December 5-8

Recurring Events

  • Jim Cutler Jazz Orchestra -Tula’s – Every Sunday until December 29

More Events
Interested in something other than jazz? We’ve got a host of genres waiting for you at HurryOut.com.


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Jazz washes away the dust of everyday life. - Art Blakely

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Photo credits: Maurice

Seattle Comedy Shows and Events

We’re not letting the Seattle weather get you down this season.

In fact we made a list of the most exciting comedy events coming up in the next few months and put them in a newsletter…just for you.

This week

  • Jesus’ Son - West of Lenin – November 6-24
  • 185 Buddhas Walk Into a Bar - Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater – November 8-9

Upcoming Events

  • PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT - The Paramount – November 12-17
  • John Hodgman - The Neptune – November 22
  • A(n Improvised) Christmas Carol - Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater – November 29-30, December 5
  • Stuart McLean and the Vinyl Cafe - The Paramount – December 11
  • Monty Python’s Spamalot - 5th Avenue Theater – January 30-March 2

Recurring Events

  • XANADU: The Musical - Everett Performing Arts Center – Every Wed through Sun until November 17
  • High Speed Improv - Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College – Every Sat until November 23
  • Bubbles in the Wine: Lawrence Welk Improvised! - Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater – Every Fri and Sat November 15-23
  • Ham for the Holidays - ACT Theater – Every Wed through Sun December 4-21
  • Womb Escape Improv Tournament - Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College – Every Fri and Sat December 6-21

More Events
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Comedy is acting out optimism. - Robin Williams

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Photo credits: Unexpected Productions, OperationPaperStorm, VillageTheatre

Three Steps to Make the Most of the Last Week of October

1. Decide whether you’re looking for ways to show off your costume at a spooky Halloween event…or looking for ways to avoid all things Halloween-related. In either case, there are lots of activities for you to choose from — ghoulish or not.

2. Check out the list of events below. See something that catches your eye? Search HurryOut to find out more about the event.

3. Go to the event. Have a great time. Celebrate the fact that you’re finishing October in style.

Halloween Parties, Plays, & More

Looking for Pumpkin Patches, Corn Mazes, and Haunted Houses? Check out the full list from last week’s newsletter on the HurryOut News page.

  • Halloween Party – Baila Con Los Diablos Salsa N’ Seattle Dance Studio – Oct 25
  • FREAKNIGHT WaMu Theater – Oct 25 – Oct 26
  • Costume Carnival Seattle Children’s Museum – Oct 31
  • Bonza Bash Halloween 2013 Masquerade Costume Ball Fremont Studios – Oct 26
  • Halloween 2013 at The Barrel Thief! The Barrel Thief – Oct 31
  • Pumpkin Dash Green Lake – Oct 27
  • The Dudley Manlove Quartet Halloween Revelation Sunset Tavern – Oct 26
  • Comedy Mystery and Mutants The Can Can – Sep 11 – Dec 11
  • Hard Bard: The Bacchae Stage One Theater – Oct 12 – Nov 2
  • Scared Stiff Halloween Party Fado Irish Pub & Restaurant – Oct

Food & Dance

Revel until you can revel no longer at some of these events.

  • The New High The Capitol Club – Jan 14 – Dec 30
  • African Sensation Saturdays Waids – Mar 2 – Dec 28
  • Exit/Exist by Gregory Maqoma / Vuyani Dance Theatre On The Boards – Oct 24 – Oct 27
  • Tipsy Vegan Tuesday Lucid Lounge – Feb 5 – Dec 3
  • Foodportunity Palace Ballroom – Oct 28

Concerts

Check out the following artists performing in Seattle in the next week.

  • Ayron Jones solo The Can Can – Oct 1 – May 6
  • Sugaray Rayford with Kevin Selfe & The Tornadoes Highway 99 Blues Club – Oct 26
  • Sarah Brightman The Paramount – Oct 26
  • Maria Minerva // Cherushii // Youryoungbody Chop Suey – Oct 27
  • J. Cole The Paramount – Oct 30
  • Janelle Monáe Showbox SODO – Oct 30

Art & Theater

Remind yourself of the mastery of human creativity at a play or exhibition this weekend.

  • XANADU: The Musical Everett Performing Arts Center – Oct 25 – Nov 17
  • West Seattle Art Walk West Seattle – The Junction – Feb 14 – Dec 12
  • Ride the Night: The 36th Annual Film Noir Series Seattle Art Museum – Sep 26 – Dec 5
  • Saturday University: Empires that Changed Asia Seattle Asian Art Museum – Oct 5 – Dec 07
  • Seattle Theatresports Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater – May 6 – Dec 28
  • Duo Comedy Showcase Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater – Jun 3 – Dec 18
  • Improv Happy Hour Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater – Jun 11 – Dec 28
  • Anything Goes 5th Avenue Theater – Oct 15 – Nov 3
  • Bo-Nita Seattle Repertory Theatre – Oct 18 – Nov 17
  • Peter and the Starcatcher The Moore Theatre – Oct 31 – Nov 3

There are also many other  events big and small happening in the next few days, including SteamCon 2013Aki Con 2013, and the Seattle Interactive Conference 2013, to name a few.


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Photo credits: Kent L. Whipple, Pumpkin Push 5K, Nastassia Davis

A Perfect Time to Visit Corn Mazes, Pumpkin Patches, and Scary Places

The sun is out in Seattle! Let’s hope it stays through the weekend.  In any case, it’s always a great time to visit one of the many family-owned pumpkin patches and corn mazes in the area. There are some for every taste, whether you’re into getting scared, or just want to stroll with the family.  We recommend going soon, as the mazes get worn out towards the end of the month.

Seasonal Events | HurryOut

Pumpin Patches and Corn Mazes  (view details)

  • Biringer’s Black Crow Pumpkins & Corn Maze
  • Hunter Family Farm
  • Trinity Tree Farm
  • Bob’s Corn
  • Remlinger Farms
  • Schilter Family Farm
  • Picha Farms
  • The Farm At Swan’s Trail
  • Foster’s Produce And Corn Maze
  • Bellewood Acres
  • Stocker Farms
  • Hunter Farms
  • Gordon Skagit Farms
  • Thomasson Family Farm
  • Fox Hollow Farm
  • Sunrise Hill Farm

Halloween – Scary or Not (view details)

If you’re in a hurry to celebrate Halloween, or if you just like to get scared any time, you have quite a few options.

  • Rutledge Haunted Corn Maze
  • Carleton Farm Haunted Swamp Carleton Farms
  • Wild Waves Fright Fest
  • Maris Farms Harvest of Terror
  • Stalker Farms Hunt for Zombies Ride
  • Zombie Safari Paintball Hayride – Thomas Family Farm
  • Nightmare on 9 – Kube 93 fm Haunted House
  • Kitsap Haunted Fairgrounds
  • Cannibal! The Musical – Unexpected Productions’ Market Theater
  • Sexy Jack-O-Lantern Contest
  • Poe Unexpected – Black Box Theatre at Edmonds Community College
  • Hard Bard – The Bacchae – Stage One Theater

More Events

There are also many other non-halloween events big and small happening this weekend, including GeekGirlCon 2013, the Electro Swing Dance Party in Bellevue, Saturday Night on Phinney to name a few…


Music

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Did you know the Fair has a new name?

Yes, the Puyallup Fair is now called The Washington State Fair, and it starts this Friday (9/6)!

 

 

 

 


The official start of school is not the end of summertime fun!   In fact, The Washington State Fair — the largest annual attraction in the state of Washington — is just starting!   New this year at the Fair: a unique life-size glowing lantern display (Luminasia), a walk-thru 3D experience, a 60-feet tall roller coaster with a unique 80-degree banked inversion, and more…

Also, the  Chelan County Fair, the Westport Blues Festival, and the Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival are just a few of the other awesome events happening this weekend around Seattle.  See them all on HurryOut.



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If a festival isn’t your cup of tea, browse other types of events:


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Are you ready for the long weekend? Bumbershoot, PAX, Blues for Food…

It’s Labor Day Weekend!

Are you making plans? There are plenty of activities to choose from

Along with Bumbershoot and PAX, there are vintage tugboats, stand-up comedy, and concerts (so, so many concerts) awaiting you at this weekend’s events.
If you can’t find something that interests you, check out many more events at www.hurryout.com

Festivals  - full calendar

Theater - full calendar

All the world’s a stage, they say…so here’s a world of theater acts happening this weekend.

Dance - full calendar

Shake things up! Here are some fun dances and dance workshops happening in the next few days.

Music - full calendar


Bumbershoot isn’t the only music event happening this weekend. Check out the slew of other artists and bands playing.

We’d love to hear your Labor Day weekend plans – share with us on Twitter @hurryout!

The HurryOut Team
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Photo Credits:   velodenz, Unexpected Productions, Becka Hueth-Briggs, mejiaperalta

Salseros – Mark Your Calendars!

Salseros are getting spoiled this summer with not one but four unique events coming up!  Don’t miss them!

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Aug 24, Sep 1, Sep 14
5th Annual Salsa on Alki Beach w/Intro Lesson (FREE Zumba)

“45min Salsa Beginner Intro lessons @ 5:30pm with a $8 covers till 6pm.
All other dancers ($10 cover) – Open dance floor 6:15-10pm”
Read more…


Aug 30
Ballroom Basics Workshop & Salsa/Ballroom Dance Party

“Ballroom Basics Workshop: 7:00 – 8:30pm  [...]
Salsa Lesson: 8:30-9:15pm [...]
Friday Dance Party & Salsa Caliente Party 9:15-11:30pm”
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Aug 31
Oscar D’Leon in Concert @ King’s Hall
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Sept 27
Salsa Night W DJ Nick @ TEATRO ZINZANNI

“Red Hot and Black Theme night
10:30 Free Dance lesson with Becka Hueth-Briggs
Dj Nick 10:45-1:30am Social Dancing”
Read more…

Weekly Events

Check out our full latin dance calendar for recurring events, including at Century Ballroom, See Sound Lounge, China Harbor, Salsa N’ Seattle, and more…

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This Weekend’s Festivals

Wine, vikings, and Brazilian culture are waiting for you at this weekend’s festivals!


It’s a choose-your-own-adventure weekend with events for geocachers, wine connoisseurs, anthropologists, and everyone in between.

Click here to view the full calendar:
FestivalsFestival Events | HurryOut

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Photo credits:  atomicShed, smohundro, Show Brazil!

Tonight’s Latin Dance Events

Friday, Aug 9

 

   Latin Dance Events | HurryOut

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Photo credit: Mars Hill Church