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Jack’s SIFF Movie Picks: Banana, Boulevard And Beach Town

Here’s what’s looking fun at The Seattle International Film Festival this week: Banana A young boy nicknamed Banana because of his fruit-shaped foot wants to get the girl of his dreams. Basing his philosophy on […]


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5-17 Duff McKagan: “How To Be a Man” At The Neptune

Duff McKagan has a second book out, How to Be a Man (and other illusions), written just after the rocker turned 50. The cofounder of Guns N’ Roses, Velvet Revolver, Walking Papers, and the father of 2 […]


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5.14 Opening Night Gala At SIFF

As they approach their 41st year, SIFF continues to create experiences that bring people together to discover extraordinary films from around the world. Recognized as one of the top film festivals in North America, the Seattle International […]


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5.16 & 5.17 University District Street Fair

Celebrate the 46th Anniversary of the longest running street fair in the US. They’ll be bringing together the best in local arts & crafts, music, and food. So get ready for an amazing weekend at […]


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Jack’s SIFF Picks: Kevin Bacon, Jason Schwartzman And Tower Records

We love SIFF, so it’s hard to chose a few titles, so we’ll do this every week through the film festival. Here’s a bunch of favorites: An Evening with Kevin Bacon – Yes, the star […]


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5.24 & 5.25 Cruzin’ To Colby Car Show In Everett

Car show! May 24 – 25, 2015 The Seattle Rod-Tiques car club hosts the Cruzin’ to Colby Car Show with 600 cars cruising Sunday down Colby Avenue in Everett. Free, except the dance.



5.9 & 5.10 Color Run, Mother’s Day Runs

This coming Sunday May 10, 2015: Wear a white shirt, and then get bombarded by handfuls of color at the Color Run 5K, Seattle Center. Or in Olympia on May 10 – take part in their Mother’s […]