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Hot Tickets: Seattle

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, December 2 2011 Winter Beer Festival –  The Washington Beer Commission’s Winter Beer Festival will showcase a variety of winter seasonals from over 30 Washington breweries. This year’s beer lineup will include dark malty stouts, robust winter warmers, barrel-aged gems and many more. Other features include beer and chocolate pairings, fine pub cuisine by Hale’s and a holiday gift shop.

Saturday, December 3 New Balance Girls on the Run 5K – Join us at the New Balance Girls on the Run 5K, presented by QFC! This is the graduation race for our Fall program participants, and is open to the community. Women, men, children, leashed pets and all-terrain strollers welcome! Our theme is ‘Super Heroes’ so grab your cape or super hero costume and join us on 5K day to show your support for Girls on the Run. Post-5K celebration includes a festival full of fun for the whole family. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on December 1, 2011 in Hot Tickets, Seattle

 

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Get Moving with BPT’s Featured Non-Profit – Girls On The Run

If you’re a runner, you know the powerful effect running can have on a person. Not only is running physically beneficial, it can help you mentally as well. Tired? Having a bad day? Frustrated by something?Need to get out of the house? Work it out with a good jog and you’ll feel better by the end. It’s amazing how a run can give you a new perspective on things. Need an excuse to get out there? How about running to help change lives and benefit communities? 5K events happen almost every weekend and the proceeds go to great community organizations.

This Saturday, December 3rd, is the New Balance Girls on the Run 5k Community run. Women, men, children, leashed pets and all-terrain strollers are welcome to participate! “Girls on the Run of Puget Sound is a non-profit organization whose mission is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy and confident using a fun experience-based curriculum which creatively integrates running. Since 2002, GOTRPS has operated as an after-school prevention program for 3rd through 5th grade girls throughout Puget Sound.” Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on November 29, 2011 in Non-Profit

 

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