On the List | PrideFest, Trans* Pride, Pride rugby, Tiny Baby Talk Show, Carnevil

9168303687_0fafc6e9f8_b (1)This weekend is all about Pride, with Saturday being the big blowout for Pride events on Capitol Hill. Get your rainbow on and join your neighbors in celebrating and supporting the LGBTQ community in all its colors.

Trans* Pride meets at Seattle Central at 5pm on Friday to prep for the  march starting at 6pm. The march concludes with a rally at Cal Anderson Park featuring speakers, food trucks, and live music. .

9170612438_8fceabd650_bCapitol Hill Pride Festival street fair takes over Broadway on Saturday from E John north to E Roy for the Pride weekend street fair, 10am to 11pm.  Multiple stages will be spread along the route for live music and performances throughout the day, plus there’s a doggy-drag contest, and vendors, non-profit booths, adult beverage corrals, and more.

Now in its second year, Seattle PrideFest Family Day and Street Festival on Saturday offers live bands, games, kids activities and more at Cal Anderson Park, noon – 5pm. All activities are free. Family Day offers kid and family-friendly entertainment, games, and fun: Bubbles, Drag Queen Storytime, kids music, and games like a balloon toss contest.” Adjacent to the park on 11th Ave starting at 4pm is the related Street Fest with 20 food trucks, a beer garden, and DJs. 

Prom Dress Rugby 2013 @ Cal Anderson Park in Seattle, WARemember to take  time out on Saturday to root for the best dressed player in the Prom Dress Rugby match, playing on Saturday on Bobby Morris field at Cal Anderson Park. The game starts around 2pm and runs approximately 2 hours.

bloodsquadThere’s non-Pride (although we’re sure the organizers are proud) events this weekend too.

Tiny Baby Talk Show at Scratch Deli on Saturday includes a performance by the Fleet Foxes includes a joke that we fell for.

Annex Theatre hosts a new Bloodsquad production of improv-horror on Friday and Saturday. Carnevil: “Nobody seemed to remember who they came with, or if their numbers had decreased by the time they parted. They had all forgotten that when the Carnival moves from town to town, it always takes a little something with it.”

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Nov 24 @ 9:00 AM – Dec 23 @ 9:00 PM
SASG Seattle Area Support Groups (Formerly Dunshee House formerly Seattle AIDS Support Group) has been holding this tree sale for 28 years with the past four years breaking sales records every year. We are one of the highest quality lots … Continue reading
Dec 8 @ 7:30 PM – Dec 17 @ 9:00 PM Erickson Theater
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Dec 13 @ 12:00 PM Canterbury Ale House
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 to answer to get more beer and food. It’s free to play, prizes to top … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
In her first solo museum exhibition, One Gray Hair, Tlingit artist Alison Marks directly challenges the expectation that Native artists must perform exoticized markers of Native identity to be considered legitimate. Marks, whose practice spans a variety of mediums including painting, … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
In the 1970s, photographer Hana Hamplová (Czech, born 1951) was commissioned to create the cover for a samizdat (underground press) publication of Bohumil Hrabal’s novella, Too Loud a Solitude. The story, written in 1976 and set in Prague, follows an eccentric … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 11:00 AM Macy's First Floor
Come meet Old Saint Nick and tell him everything on your wish list. He’s only here until Dec. 24th, so see him before he leaves on his big journey! Have your picture taken together and make a memory that will … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Manuel Álvarez Bravo (1902–2002) spent nearly eight decades, from the 1920s to the 1990s, photographing his native Mexico. A self-taught artist who achieved widespread recognition in his lifetime, Álvarez Bravo began his career in the years following the Mexican Revolution … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Mike Kelley (American, 1954–2012) made his mark as one of the most significant artists of our time through his observations of American pop culture across a variety of media, including video, performance, installation, drawing, photography, sound, and text. Throughout his … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Location Frye Auditorium Present-moment awareness is essential to experience and appreciate any work for art, but it can be elusive and we often find ourselves distracted or lost in thought. Through the training and practice of mindfulness meditation we can … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM Chophouse Row
Chophouse Row is getting ready to host a weekly farmers market in its courtyard running every Wednesday night from 4 to 8 pm, year-round, rain or shine with the first market scheduled for November 2, 2016. Organized and curated by … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 6:30 PM
1900 S Jackson St Design Review Early Design Guidance application proposing a six-story, 160-unit apartment building with four live-work units, street level retail and Fine Arts School (Pratt). Two structures to be demolished. View Design Proposal  (26 MB)     Review Meeting December … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM Russian Community Center of Seattle
This comprehensive program uses the Fascianator roller to break up muscle and fascial adhesions, relieve stiffness and tightness, and manage everyday and aches and pains. Clients have reported relief from a myriad of chronic issues and problems and many have … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 8:00 PM
225 Harvard Ave E Design Review Early Design Guidance application proposing an eight-story apartment building containing 69 small efficiency dwelling units. No parking is proposed. Existing structures to be demolished. View Design Proposal  (9 MB)     Review Meeting December 13, 2017 8:00 … Continue reading
Dec 13 @ 9:00 PM Linda's
OH, the news outside is frightful, but Drunk Santa is so delightful! On Wednesday, December 13th we here at Linda’s Tavern are going to forget about the little orange man whose chestnuts we’d like to roast on an open-fire and instead, celebrate … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
In her first solo museum exhibition, One Gray Hair, Tlingit artist Alison Marks directly challenges the expectation that Native artists must perform exoticized markers of Native identity to be considered legitimate. Marks, whose practice spans a variety of mediums including painting, … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
In the 1970s, photographer Hana Hamplová (Czech, born 1951) was commissioned to create the cover for a samizdat (underground press) publication of Bohumil Hrabal’s novella, Too Loud a Solitude. The story, written in 1976 and set in Prague, follows an eccentric … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 11:00 AM Macy's First Floor
Come meet Old Saint Nick and tell him everything on your wish list. He’s only here until Dec. 24th, so see him before he leaves on his big journey! Have your picture taken together and make a memory that will … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Manuel Álvarez Bravo (1902–2002) spent nearly eight decades, from the 1920s to the 1990s, photographing his native Mexico. A self-taught artist who achieved widespread recognition in his lifetime, Álvarez Bravo began his career in the years following the Mexican Revolution … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Mike Kelley (American, 1954–2012) made his mark as one of the most significant artists of our time through his observations of American pop culture across a variety of media, including video, performance, installation, drawing, photography, sound, and text. Throughout his … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM Frye Art Museum
Location Frye Auditorium Present-moment awareness is essential to experience and appreciate any work for art, but it can be elusive and we often find ourselves distracted or lost in thought. Through the training and practice of mindfulness meditation we can … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
SECOND THURSDAY / EVERY / MONTH 5PM to 8PM or later HOST A SHOW The Capitol Hill Art Walk is a community event held each 2nd Thursday of the month, 5–8pm and later. All businesses and artistic spaces on Capitol … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Cal Anderson Shelter House
Seattle Parks and Recreation (SPR) is undertaking a lighting study for improved lighting at Cal Anderson Park. The goal of this project will be to define a path forward that both enhances the night-time experience of visitors while preserving the … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Seattle Maritime Academy
There are essential knots that all recreational sail and power boaters should know. Learn how to tie knots while sharing local Ballard beer — either Pacific Maritime Brewing or Bad Jimmy’s Intense Ales — at the Seattle Maritime Academy. In … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Fleet Feet Sports Seattle
Join us for this very social 3.5 mile jaunt through the neighborhood followed by food and drinks at Linda’s.  We keep the pace easy and the atmosphere fun. Sometimes we change location. Always check our website to confirm the run.Share:TwitterFacebookRedditEmail
Dec 14 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM The Summit
Welcome to our TINY ART show-a ONE NIGHT art walk exhibit full of tiny art at affordable prices! We hope to spread the joy of art around the Hill this holiday season with art that fits in tiny Capitol Hill … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM Seattle Public Library Capitol Hill Branch
Expecting parents or parents interested in PEPS can drop in to a While You’re Waiting (http://www.peps.org/programs/expecting) info session at the Capitol Hill branch of the Seattle Public Library, every 2nd Thursday of the month at 6 pm. 425 Harvard Ave … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM Chophouse Row
Learn how to make beautiful holiday wreaths with Brita Fisher and leave this class with your very own. This hands-on workshop will feature instruction, demonstration and guidance through your own project. Farm tables will be arranged with natural elements to … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM Frye Art Museum
DISCUSSION WITH PROFESSOR ROBERTO TEJADA + NEGARRA A. KUDUMU Location Frye Auditorium Professor Roberto Tejada, Curator and Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished Professor at the University of Houston, and Negarra A. Kudumu, Frye Art Museum Manager of Public … Continue reading
Dec 14 @ 9:00 PM – 10:00 PM Chophouse Row
Chophouse Row is celebrating its annual Guilty Holiday Pleasures Party in the courtyard ! Craft Cocktails and cozy fire and vintage vinyl spinning at The Cloud Room Van Der Pop Lounge and Dance Party in the Freight Elevator Mama Tits … Continue reading
Dec 15 – Dec 16 all-day Creatura House
From the owners of the legendary Roq La Rue gallery comes a new boutique devoted to fine art and home decor ! Creatura House opens Dec 15th! Please join us for an opening night party on Dec 15th 6-8pm or … Continue reading
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