All of Washington State votes by mail. If you are a registered voter, you'll receive your ballot and voters' pamphlet through the U.S. mail about 15-20 days prior to the election (earlier to military and overseas voters). Ballots and voters’ pamphlets are mailed separately by bulk mail, so may arrive in your … [Read more...] about Vote on Election Day: 2/11/20. It’s smart. And free!
The Seattle Boat Show is the West Coast's Largest Boat Show featuring more than 1,000 recreational watercraft, from stand-up paddleboards to superyachts and everything in between. The Boat Show also has acres of accessories, all the latest gear, and free boating and fishing seminars, including low-tech and high-tech … [Read more...] about Big Seattle Boat Show on and off the water
Mardi Gras, which translates from French as "fat Tuesday" has roots in the Christian liturgical calendar. The day after Mardi Gras is Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of Lent--a time of fasting and denial, repentance, and alms giving that lasts until Easter Sunday (47 days later). So, Mardi Gras is one last … [Read more...] about Here’s where you can celebrate Mardi Gras
Seattle is home to a diverse community of Asian cultures who celebrate the Lunar New Year. Lunar New Year celebrations welcome the return of spring and chase out the dark days of winter (and the evil spirits who lurk there) with the traditional roaring lion dance, the crackle of firecrackers, and other … [Read more...] about Lunar New Year 2020 events around Puget Sound
February is Black History Month, making it the perfect time to highlight African American culture and the black experience in Seattle. A calendar of local events celebrating black history is listed below. This is also the perfect occasion to learn more about the civil rights movement in Seattle. Civil rights movement … [Read more...] about Black history month in Seattle
Pacific Northwest Ballet is one of the largest and most highly regarded ballet companies in the United States. PNB was founded in 1972 as Pacific Northwest Dance Association under the aegis of Seattle Opera Association. The Company became an independent organization in September 1977 and was renamed Pacific … [Read more...] about Affordable events at Pacific Northwest Ballet