On the List | Capitol Hill Arts Walk, Velocity’s Next Fest, fundraisers, craft fairs

Conservatory red text highThursday’s Blitz Capitol Hill Arts Walk 30+ events and shows this month include the unveiling of this year’s Stars on Broadway at Broadway and John, a Holiday in Volunteer Park and the third annual Star Wars-themed show at Ltd. Gallery. Additional Thursday highlights:

  • Pound Arts‘  25th Anniversary Party with arts, crafts, tattoos, guide pups(!).
  • john osgood at poco wine and spiritsVermillion features work by artists who have lived — or slept with people who have lived — in the iconic Laurelton apartment building. You probably know someone who knows someone who’s in this show.
  • Collage x 4:  at Americana, at Cloud Gallery in Frame Central, at True Love Gallery and Tattoo, and at Bluebird Ice Cream (hosted by Hollow Earth Radio).
  • Affordable art and small works: Retrofit Home‘s 9th year of Hundred and Under show and the Holiday Miniature Art Extravaganza at Ghost Gallery.

GP Pardon a PUp PicIn the mood to party for the greater good? Choices!  Festibus! benefit for Washington Bus at the Bullitt Center on Thursday, Pardon a Pup benefit for shelter dogs at Sam’s Tavern on Friday,  and Wonderland benefit for Urban Artworks at Love City Love on Friday.

next fest velocityVelocity Dance Center’s annual Next Fest, featuring fresh new voices in contemporary dance from the region, culminates this weekend with performances Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The program “unveils fierce new work by GENDER TENDER, Coleman Pester/Tectonic Marrow Society, Nathan Blackwell, Dylan Ward and Alana O Rogers with installations by Matt Drews + Coulliette [the Pendleton House], kt Shores + Lexi Hamill.

wonderlandSeveral holiday craft gift shops are popping up on the Hill this weekend, including Canoe Social Club’s Bizarre Bazaar, a holiday art fair at Vermillion, Holiday Bazar Gnar at The In, and the NEST pop-up boutique on Bellevue Ave.

Healthcare enrollment help: If you haven’t yet signed up for healthcare coverage and want to ask questions and get help, trained “assisters” will be at Gay City Health Project on Saturday 10am – 12pm. Although the deadline has been extended into 2014, you’ll need to enroll by December 23rd for your coverage to start on January 1.

On Sunday, bring your memories to Canterbury Ale and Eats for the “Last Canterbury Knight ever” before this 15th Ave watering hole is reincarnated.

Check the CHS Calendar for more.

September 2014

Capitol Hill Find It, Fix It Walk @ Cal Anderson Park Shelterhouse
Capitol Hill Find It, Fix It Walk @ Cal Anderson Park Shelterhouse
Sep 17 @ 6:30 PM
Capitol Hill Find It, Fix It Community Walk: Wednesday, Sept. 17, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. E. Olive St. and 11th Ave. Meet at Cal Anderson [...]
MARIO KART N64 TOURNAMENT @ Central Cinema
Sep 17 @ 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM central cinema Map Theatre Mario Kart N64 video games
MARIO KART N64 TOURNAMENT 64 players enter……. Only one remains victorious! Prepare yourselves for Mario Kart Thunderdome Hosted by MAP Theatre: Brandon Ryan, Peggy Gannon, [...]
Trivia Night @ Canterbury Ale House
Trivia Night @ Canterbury Ale House | Seattle | Washington | United States
More fun than a barrel full of monkeys… Pub Trivia. Get drinks as prizes for answering questions correctly. Great food, great drinks, and some questions [...]
PEPS for Dads @ Lytle Center at Swedish
PEPS for Dads @ Lytle Center at Swedish
Sep 18 @ 12:30 PM – Dec 4 @ 1:00 PM babies dads parenting
PEPS for Dads meets on Thursdays, 12:30-2. Take some time with your baby with this structured activity. Meet other dads, share resources and learn about [...]
Black Comedy (a Strawberry Theatre Workshop production) @ Erickson Theatre Off Broadway | Seattle | Washington | United States
Sep 18 @ 8:00 PM play theater Theatre
Black Comedy is an exhilarating farce, which introduces impoverished artist Brindsley Miller as he tries to entertain his fiancée, her father, two eccentric neighbors, an [...]
PARK(ing) Day
Sep 19 all-day
PARK(ing) Day provides the opportunity for anyone in Seattle to turn a Parking Space, into a Public Place! The permit is free and applicaiton can [...]
PARK(ing) Day
Sep 19 @ 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM
PARK(ing) Day is an international event that helps raise awareness about creating walkable, livable, healthy cities. Those who turn in applications by Aug 29, will [...]
Pure Barre 90′s Theme Donation Class! @ Pure Barre Capitol Hill, Green Lake, Queen Anne, University, and Bellevue locations
Pure Barre 90's Theme Donation Class! @ Pure Barre Capitol Hill, Green Lake, Queen Anne, University, and Bellevue locations
Seattle and Bellevue Pure Barre locations are hosting a 90’s theme workout class for their Pure Give Challenge! Pull out your favorite 90’s gear and [...]
The Libertinis RUMPUS!!! @ Re-Bar
Sep 19 @ 7:00 PM
The Libertinis are gearing up for Season 3 at their annual RUMPUS!!! This season will be chock-full of sexy storytelling through bimonthly one-off P{art}Ys that [...]
Dreams of Cthulhu: A HP Lovecraft Circus Spectacular @ NW Film Forum
Sep 19 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM #cirquemacabre #lovecraft #seattlefringe
Shortly after a series of earthquakes, Ann Wilcox starts having unprecedented dreams of great Cyclopean cities of Titan blocks and sky-flung monoliths, all dripping with [...]
Black Comedy (a Strawberry Theatre Workshop production) @ Erickson Theatre Off Broadway | Seattle | Washington | United States
Sep 19 @ 8:00 PM play theater Theatre
Black Comedy is an exhilarating farce, which introduces impoverished artist Brindsley Miller as he tries to entertain his fiancée, her father, two eccentric neighbors, an [...]
Jamie Joseph Trunk Show at TWIST @ TWIST
Beloved local jewelry designer Jamie Joseph will be bringing her striking, colorful jewels to TWIST in downtown Seattle / Pacific Place mall. Known for her [...]
Downtown Seattle Rocks the Runway  @ Paramount Theater
Sep 20 @ 7:00 PM #seattleart fashion night out
Join us for Saturday, September 20th at The Paramount Theatre for the third annual Downtown Seattle Rocks the Runway fashion show as we kick off [...]
Upbeat on Jackson @ Ernestine Anderson Place
Upbeat on Jackson @ Ernestine Anderson Place
Upbeat on Jackson, a series of free monthly concerts kicked off in August with a stop on Mary McBride’s Home Tour. On Saturday, September 20th [...]
Black Comedy (a Strawberry Theatre Workshop production) @ Erickson Theatre Off Broadway | Seattle | Washington | United States
Sep 20 @ 8:00 PM play theater Theatre
Black Comedy is an exhilarating farce, which introduces impoverished artist Brindsley Miller as he tries to entertain his fiancée, her father, two eccentric neighbors, an [...]
Dreams of Cthulhu: A HP Lovecraft Circus Spectacular @ NW Film Forum #1
Sep 20 @ 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM #cirquemacabre #lovecraft #seattlefringe
Shortly after a series of earthquakes, Ann Wilcox starts having unprecedented dreams of great Cyclopean cities of Titan blocks and sky-flung monoliths, all dripping with [...]
Fall Restoration Day @ Volunteer Park
Fall Restoration Day @ Volunteer Park
Come for part or all, rain or shine, to continue our restoration efforts. We will be working on the beds behind the dahlia garden [...]
Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market @ Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market
Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market @ Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market | Seattle | Washington | United States
Sep 21 @ 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM
The Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market supports Washington’s small family farmers by creating a vibrant neighborhood farmers market.  Located outside the Seattle Central Community College, the Market runs year-round [...]
Sunday Sippers Wine Tasting. @ Madrona Wine Merchants
Sunday Sippers Wine Tasting. @ Madrona Wine Merchants | Seattle | Washington | United States
Sep 21 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
It’s Sunday Sipper time at Madrona Wine Merchants — come see what two lovelies that Mark is sampling this Sunday. There is always a surprise [...]

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