From brunches with jellybean waffles and live Gospel music to a hunt for the golden egg (with quite the prize!), check out five ways to celebrate Easter in Seattle and beyond.
Cora Pizza & Plates Now Open in Capitol Hill
A new tenant made its debut in Seattle’s Capitol Hill last month—Cora Pizza & Plates. The new Italian spot offers wood-fired pizzas and a curated cocktail lineup in a laidback environment.
Restaurant of the Week: Shuckers
Located inside the beautiful Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Downtown Seattle, Shuckers is one of the area’s oldest and most pre-eminent oyster bars that specializes in fresh seafood, cocktails and wine.
Queer/Pride Festival Announces Lineup
Queer/Pride Festival, the Pacific Northwest’s largest 21-plus music and arts Pride festival, has announced its musical lineup. Tickets are now on sale for the event, taking place June 23 to June 25 in the heart of Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood.
Hidden Worlds: The Films of LAIKA at MoPOP
In collaboration with LAIKA, the studio behind movies like “Coraline” and “ParaNorman,” the Museum of Pop Culture in Seattle features a new exhibit where visitors will be immersed in the worlds of some of their favorite LAIKA films. The exhibition, Hidden Worlds: The Films of LAIKA, will open March 17.
St. Patrick’s Day Events & Parties
The luckiest day of the year is on the horizon, which means it’s time to get your St. Patrick’s Day plans in order. From family-friendly parades to bar crawls and marathons, the following are the top St. Patrick’s Day events in Washington.
Fabulous People: Michele Y. Smith
Michele Y. Smith is the recently appointed CEO of the Museum of Pop Culture. MoPOP is a nonprofit museum in Seattle dedicated to the ideas of risk-taking that fuel contemporary pop culture.
Kids’ Birthday Party Spots in Seattle
Whether your little one is an artist, an animal lover or an aviator, Seattle is bursting with ways to celebrate them on their birthday. Read on for the top spots for celebrating a kid’s birthday party in Seattle.
Fabulous People: Maria Zamora
Maria Zamora is an interdisciplinary visual artist, patron service manager at Northwest Film Forum and a teaching artist at Coyote Central.
Restaurant of the Week: GH Pasta and Pizza
GH Pasta and Pizza–currently taking up the Haymaker space in Eastlake for an extended pop-up–is the newest addition to General Harvest Restaurant Group. Specializing in house-made pasta and pizza and Italian-inspired small plates from Chef Brian Clevenger, GH Pasta and Pizza is definitely a restaurant that you need to put on your radar.