Well Seattle, it’s a new week. From free eats to old movies, new museums, outdoors and more, there’s no shortage of fun to be had around the city. Here are 10 of the best things to do in & around Seattle this week. Oh, and Happy Spring!
Treat yourself to free ice cream
Dairy Queen is beginning treat season with free ice cream and they want you to have it. and while there’s actually no dairy queens within the city of Seattle there are a few nearby that are worth driving to if you happen to live within a reasonable distance. After all, who can say no to free ice cream!
When: March 20th only
Where: Participating Dairy Queen locations
Get your favorite Ivar’s entree for $1.18
On Tuesday, March 21st, you can visit any Ivar’s Seafood Bars, the Fish Bars, Acres of Clams, Salmon House or Mukilteo Landing for Ivar’s Birthday Special. Each customer is eligible for the buy one entrée and get one for $1.18 from Ivar’s Birthday Menu. To get the deal, all you have to do is say, “Happy birthday, Ivar!”
When: March 21st
Where: Ivar’s Seafood Bars, the Fish Bars, Acres of Clams, Salmon House or Mukilteo Landing
Try a wine subscription
Local natural wine shop and bar La Dive actually offers a monthly wine subscription! When you sign up you can choose between three different subscription options. The first option is two bottles a month for $42, then four bottles a month for $84, or six bottles a month for $120.
Seattle WNDR Museum
Chicago’s WNDR museum is officially opening here in Seattle! The Seattle WNDR Museum will open on March 22nd and has nearly 13,000 square feet with more than 20 exhibits for visitors to check out. Some of those exhibits include the light floor, hyper mirror, INSIDEOUT, and more.
When: Opens March 22nd
Where: 906 Alaskan Way
Enjoy cheap eats
Who doesn’t love cheap eats? It may not seem like Seattle has many options but there are actually quite a few offerings from local restaurants for under $15. Ranging from healthy to fried to the heavens, we’ve compiled a list of some of the best spots to check out.
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Check out a free workout class
The Seattle Center is offering free workout classes every Wednesday until March 29th. Attendees can choose between yoga and Zumba classes. All classes are drop-in so all you have to do is show up but make sure to bring water, proper attire, and a yoga mat.
When: Wednesdays until March 29th
Where: Seattle Center
Make reservations for summer camping and backpacking
Love the outdoors? It’s time to think ahead to summer and get planning on your future camping reservations. We have broken down all the important dates for applying for some of Washington’s most popular camping lotteries.
Shop at a local vintage store
With spring just around the corner, you might be looking for a new piece or two for your closet. If that’s the case it doesn’t hurt to check out one of Seattle’s many amazing local vintage stores. From sportswear to true vintage pieces, there’s a store out there for you and we made a list of them.
Spring Market at Occidental Square
On Friday, March 24th you can head to Occidental Square to shop from 15-plus makers offering handmade jewelry, art, gifts, flowers and more. You’ll also be able to enjoy live music, face painting, a craft station and more. Keep in mind the event runs from 11 AM-4 PM.
When: March 24th
Where: Occidental Ave S and S Main St
Watch The Breakfast Club
No not at home! The Breakfast Club is actually playing at Central Cinema through the week. It’s hard to go wrong with the classic movie and it never hurts to see oldies in theatre.
When: March 24th-29th
Where: 1411 21st Ave
Enjoy all of the things to do in Seattle, and have a great week!
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