Every Thursday at noon, PST, Brown Paper Tickets posts upcoming events happening in the Seattle. Here are hot tickets for events coming up. Check back for stellar events that fit the interests of locals and tourists alike.
Friday, November 18 | GIANTS movie screening – Sip a drink, grab a bite, sit back and enjoy this journey through the curiously comic world of Pacific Northwest giant pumpkin growers. Join directors Mimi Gan and Jim Dever at this screening to benefit The Martinez Foundation. Before the film, enjoy a screening of Seattle filmmaker John Murphy’s hilarious short, 24:05. Fresh from an award-winning film festival run, Giants is coming back to Seattle, and the coolest little theater in town.
Friday, November 18 | Hazelle Goodman: Don’t Get Me Started! – If anyone knows how to get funky, if not downright scandalous, it is Hazelle Goodman. With feature films and an HBO Comedy Special under her belt, Hazelle packs a comedic punch as she bobs and weaves through some serious, but always hilarious commentary about our times.
Saturday, November 19 | Abbey 6th Birthday Party– THE BIG PARTY IS BACK, and you are invited! Help sustain the Abbey and join in all the fun at our 6th Birthday Bash. GOOD FOOD, DRINKS, SHORT LIVE PERFORMANCES (John Van Deusen of The Lonely Forest + Mychal & Melodie of Campfire OK), 3D PHOTOBOOTH, UNUSUAL SILENT AUCTION, PRIZES, VJ, AFTERPARTY, NEW FRIENDS, AND MORE! This is your Art Center’s annual fundraiser to sustain arts & community programs for all ages & incomes in Seattle. Can you commit to bring 5 friends? Well that means extra prizes for you (and an extra drink ticket!) plus special VIP entry to the afterparty in The Abbey Cafe and Fireside room with real working fireplace! Also check out the free family hour pre-party.
Saturday, November 19 | Tamale Making Classes – Have you always wanted to learn how to make tamales? Now is your chance to learn from a master tamalera! Class fee includes includes recipe and one dozen uncooked tamales. Class fees go to support El Centro de la Raza’s Senior Wellness Program that provides balanced daily congregate meals, daily social and educational activities, exercise classes three times a week, and delivered meals to homebound seniors each week.
Sunday, November 20 | Buffy The Vampire Slayer Trivia Night!!! – Sharpen your blades (or your teeth) and meet at the Hell Mouth; Buffy the Vampire Slayer trivia at Theater Schmeater rises again! If you were at the first one, don’t think you have an edge — all new questions.
Sunday, November 20 | MATCH GAME at Re Bar – The Classic 70s fill-in-the-blank TV game show “Match Game” and its Dynamite host Gene Rayburn get a few new twists in MATCH GAME Re bar an exciting, fast-paced, live, interactive, reinvention of the bawdy classic. Watch as four contestants per show will be pulled directly from the audience to try to win fabulously funny prizes by matching wits with local celebrity guest stars.
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