On the List | Santa invasion, Conservatory Christmas, holiday music, Maker’s Market, Mimosas with Mama

‘Tis the season for hosting guests from out of town. How to get away? What to do with them?

The Volunnteer Park ConservatoryThe seasonal house at the Volunteer Park Conservatory is a good bet for pleasing any age of out-of-towners. The vintage model train (kids!) runs noon to 3pm Friday through Sunday and a harpist (granny!) will be playing on Sunday 1pm to 2pm.

Traditionalists may like one of these music performances at Hill-area churches on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. A Festival of Lessons and Carols performs at St. Mark’s Cathedral;  the Child of Peace Concert with choir and orchestra is featured at First Baptist Church.

marketShoppers can check the Shop the Hill page for the most recent deals and specials offered by Hill businesses. On Sunday, the Broadway Farmers Market is open 11am – 3pm at the corner of Broadway and Pine and feature some great host/ess gifts. Also on Sunday, the final Maker’s Market popup market can be found in the back room of Liberty Bar 12pm  to 5pm.

mimosas with mamaFans of cultural arts performances don’t need to go off Hill for entertainment. On Thursday, the Laurelton: No Place Like Home art show at Vermillion becomes an interactive performance installation with music, readings, videos and more. Friday, Velocity Dance Center hosts the zoe | juniper Performance Party to celebrate the 2013 Genius Award winner.for dance. On Sunday at 1pm, Mimosas with Mama drag brunch goes off at the Unicorn/Narwhal with a show that includes a hyper-abbreviated 10-minute version of the musical Dreamgirls, and other mischief.

Partiers can join the Seattle Santarchy and/or the Capitol Hill March of the Mistletomosexuals, both on Saturday. Get the all details in our write up here.

Find more Hill area events this weekend — and all week long — on the CHS Calendar.

April 2014

New Spain Wine Tasting @ Madrona Wine Merchants
New Spain Wine Tasting @ Madrona Wine Merchants
Apr 19 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Saturday we’re pouring new wines from Spain. Some are new releases, some are new to town, some are new to the shop. All express the [...]
Noam Weinstein - Bottlefed @ Fuel @ Montlake
Apr 19 @ 5:00 PM live music
On Saturday, April 19th, Noam will visit Seattle to celebrate the release of his latest studio album, Bottlefed, a collection of twelve new songs about [...]
BeatScience 3 @ Century Ballroom
BeatScience 3 @ Century Ballroom | Seattle | Washington | United States
Apr 19 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM dance electronic music Jazz Music Tap Tap Dance
Showcasing some of Seattle’s best young dancers, the Alchemy Tap Project presents its third annual tap dance extravaganza! Featuring choreography to everything from jazz to [...]
Benefit: Freedom for Nestora Salgado Fiesta! @ New Freeway Hall
Apr 19 @ 7:00 PM
Enjoy live music by La Pasion, a homemade Mexican dinner, agua fresca, dancing and amiable conversation at a benefit for indigenous leader and political prisoner [...]
Pendleton House One Year Bash @ Sole Repair Shop
Apr 19 @ 8:00 PM – Apr 20 @ 2:00 AM
Live performances, Drink Specials
Easter Services @ Grace Church Seattle
Easter Services @ Grace Church Seattle
Join Grace Church Seattle at 9am or 11:30am as we celebrate Christ’s resurrection. All are welcome. Services: 9am, 11:30am
Jimmy’s on Broadway – Easter Sunday Brunch! @ Jimmy's on Broadway Restaurant and Bar
Jimmy's on Broadway - Easter Sunday Brunch! @ Jimmy's on Broadway Restaurant and Bar | Seattle | Washington | United States
Apr 20 @ 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
Celebrate Easter at Jimmy’s! Online reservations at www.jimmysonbroadway.com, via Open Table!
Calvary Seattle Easter Service @ Broadway Performance Hall
Calvary Seattle Easter Service @ Broadway Performance Hall
Apr 20 @ 10:00 AM christian church Easter jesus
The Resurrection of Jesus is the defining event of history. If Jesus is alive everything changes. If Jesus is alive we cannot loo at anything [...]
Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market @ Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market
Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market @ Capitol Hill Broadway Farmers Market | Seattle | Washington | United States
Apr 20 @ 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
Apr 20 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Come visit us to see what this Sunday’s Sippers that we’ve Selected. We have two bottles open for you to sample throughout the day. Madrona [...]
Third Annual Easter Bonnet Contest @ Cc Attle's | Seattle | Washington | United States
Apr 20 @ 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM #easterbonnet Easter fundraiser
Come join the Imperial Sovereign Court of Seattle at CC’s for our third annual Easter Bonnet Contest! Bring the most FABULOUS Easter bonnet ever devised [...]
environmental WORKS Earth Day Parklet @ environmental WORKS Community Design Center
environmental WORKS Earth Day Parklet @ environmental WORKS Community Design Center | Seattle | Washington | United States
Apr 22 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Join us for environmental WORKS’ annual Earth Day Parklet celebrating our 44 years of service through community design. For one day, we will convert our [...]
Money, Food, and Resilience: Living with Enough @ Pigott Auditorium
Apr 22 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM #EarthDay #SUCEJS #VickiRobin
Seattle University’s Center for Environmental Justice and Sustainability cordially invites you to join us for an Earth Day with Vicki Robin. Earth Day Celebration: A [...]
Bar Nun Bingo! @ Poquitos
Bar Nun Bingo! @ Poquitos
PLAY AND WIN AT BAR NUN BINGO WITH PLANNED PARENTHOOD AND THE SISTERS OF PERPETUAL INDULGENCE AT POQUITOS IN CAPITOL HILL! Get your game face [...]
“Life & Death Planning for Seniors, their Families & Care-Givers” @ Council House
Apr 23 @ 2:30 PM – 4:00 PM
When you realize all that is done after you die, it can help you plan ahead to make it easier for your loved ones and, [...]
Capitol Hill Prepares presents: Emergency Communications Hub Role Training @ Capitol Hill Branch Library
Apr 23 @ 6:00 PM – 7:45 PM disaster earthquake emergency preparedness volcano
On Wednesday, April 23rd Capitol Hill Prepares will be holding a Hub Roles Training in preparation for our upcoming citywide emergency communications drill. We will [...]
Buddhist Meditation Class @ All Pilgrims Church (in the Chapel; enter on Republican)
Buddhist Meditation Class  @ All Pilgrims Church (in the Chapel; enter on Republican) | Seattle | Washington | United States
Apr 23 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM meditate meditation buddhism
Meditation on Capitol Hill is a chance for people living on Capitol Hill and surrounding areas to experience the benefits of meditation and learn the [...]
Free Fiction Workshop @ Victrola Coffee
Free Fiction Workshop @ Victrola Coffee | Seattle | Washington | United States
Apr 23 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Please register! In this workshop, we will focus on reading and critiquing each other’s fiction writing in a supportive environment. Writers of all fiction genres [...]
Dine Out For Life at Jimmy's on Broadway! @ Jimmy's on Broadway | Seattle | Washington | United States
Apr 24 all-day
Support this amazing cause at your favorite local neighborhood bar and restaurant! Reservations at www.jimmysonbroadway.com, via Open Table. We look forward to seeing you all! [...]
Dining Out for Life!
Apr 24 all-day
Raise your fork on Thursday, April 24th and participate in Dining Out for Life! On this day, more than 150 restaurants throughout the Seattle metropolitan [...]

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