Music and movies are the themes for ArtsPage’s weekly entertainment recommendations — culminating in the Academy Awards Sunday evening on ABC. Naturally, the list below is made up of just a few previews of coming attractions. There are a lot of other things going on this weekend. If you’d like to recommend one to fellow…More
Category: Weekend preview
If you can’t be bothered to think about Valentine’s Day until the last minute, this list is for you. And if you’re a bit of a skinflint, all the better. Here are five things you can do with your sweetie on Friday night, most of which cost $15-$25 per person. At the time of this…More
Seems like every entertainment venue in town is offering some sort of Seahawks deal this weekend — before or after the game, or in some cases, during it. Whether you’re true-blue (and -green) football fan, or couldn’t give a fig about the pigskin (let’s call you the 13th Man), you can save some big bucks…More
If you’re not a Seahawks fan, you may be put off by all the attention the team is getting these days. Surely, there must be something else going on in the Northwest, right?
Right. This week’s entertainment suggestions include …More
All eyes will be on the big game this weekend. Or will they? We know not everyone in the Northwest follows football, so this week’s entertainment suggestions have nothing to do with CenturyLink, tailgating or viewing parties. Even if you ARE a Seahawks fan, Sunday looms. So here are five ways to amuse yourself till the next…More
On this very dark December day, ArtsPage HQ brings you a list of some of the best places to view Christmas lights this weekend. We hope you’ll go out to share some twinkly holiday cheer with your friends or family, and then be inspired to enter our 2013 Holiday Lights contest — the prize this year is a $100 Starbucks card.More
If you’re looking for something warmer to do, here are a few suggestions. Clue other readers into your favorite cozy spots in the comments thread.
FIREPLACE BARS: When nothing but live flame will do, head to a bar or restaurant with fireplaces, such as Bastille in Ballard or The Sorrento’s Fireside Room on First Hill. For a little extra fun, the Sorrento hosts a set of vintage and tropical jazz on Friday night, featuring Hawaiian jazz vocalist Nikki Dee.
STEAM ROOM: How about a trip to the South Lake Union spa Banya 5, where $40 buys you unlimited use of the Turkish steam room, tepid and hot pools, a tea lounge and more. Afterward, stop by Venik for a hot drink.More
When it comes to movies and entertainment, this is one of the busiest weekends of the year. If you need a little guidance to plan your outings, we’ve got you covered. Our list of 250-plus holiday festivals and arts events will give you the lay of the land. Then we have an array of articles on…More
Last chance to have fun before the friends and relatives descend on you next week — or before you have to pack up, brave the travel crowds and descend on someone else. So get out there and amuse yourself. Our list of weekend entertainment suggestions, as always, just skims the top of what the Puget Sound…More
Some big names anchor ArtsPage’s entertainment suggestions this week, from stand-up comic Margaret Cho to Canadian crooner Michael Buble to the most famous (fictional) resident of London’s Baker Street. But we’ve thrown in a few more obscure pursuits as well. As usual, we invite you to tell us who (or what) you’re excited to see this…More