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8 Things To Do in Seattle this Weekend (May 10 – 12)

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Hi there, Seattle. We’re so stoked for the weekend that it hurts, and we hope you’re right there with us. Okay, you don’t have to be in pain but we really do want you to be excited for what Seattle has to offer Friday through Sunday. May is in full swing, so there are plenty of new things popping off around town. Here are 8 of the best things to do in Seattle this weekend!

Beer Week

Beer-lovers, rejoice! The ultimate tasting week of the Spring season returns for another year of delicious brews at all of the cities favorite watering holes. One of the best things to do in Seattle this weekend until it’s over!

When: Thursday, May 9 – 19
Where: Various Locations
Cost: Prices Vary

Seattle Rock Orchestra presents The Beatles: Abbey Road

There’s something pretty special about hearing one of the greatest albums of all time being performed by classical musicians.

When: Saturday, May 11 – Sunday, May 12
Where: Moore Theatre, 1932 2nd Ave
Cost: Tickets

The Color Run

Is running a lifestyle for you? Do you enjoy sweating and panting because you like “fitness” and being “in shape”? Are you ok??? JK, we don’t mind the whole exercising thing, especially when it’s something as fun and charitable as this.

When: Saturday, May 11 from 11 am – 7 pm
Where:  Seattle Center, 305 Harrison St
Cost: $30

Metropolitan Fashion Week Seattle

As the only fashion week to feature both costume designers and fashion designers on the same runway, MFW has become one of the fastest growing fashion weeks in the country.

When:  Saturday, May 11 from 7 pm – 10 pm
Where:  The Museum of Flight, 9494 East Marginal Way S
Cost:  $65-$125

Seattle Sounders vs Houston Dynamo

Looking to enjoy a little footie’ this weekend? There won’t be any pigskins involved, but this MLS match is sure to sparka a couple of good sports moments anyway.

When: Saturday, May 11 at 7 pm
Where: CenturyLink Field, 800 Occidental Ave S
Cost: $20+

Mac Demarco

From indie weirdo to indie mainstay, Mac Demarco has climbed the ranks of tunes for outsiders. Vibe out, bring your friends, and have a good ol’ time.

When: May 11-13
Where: Showbox SoDo, 1700 1st Ave S
Cost: $50+

Mother’s Day at the Aquarium

Treat that special lady to a special day looking at special animals in a special place. We’re big fans of the aquarium, so forgive our lack of creativity there. We’re too busy thinking about how many new octopus pics we’re going to get.

When:  Sunday, May 12
Where:  1438 Alaskan Way
Cost:   Free – $35

Drake vs Kanye at Chop Suey

No, they won’t be there having it out to see who takes the crown as the toughest not-tough rapper alive, but their jams will be going toe-to-toe all night long.

When:  Friday, May 10 at 9 pm
Where:  Chop Suey, 1325 E Madison St
Cost:  $12

So, those are our picks for 8 of the best things to do in Seattle this weekend! We hope you enjoy yourselves, people!

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