Arts Section

Final ‘Good Bootlegger’ presentation will be Monday, May 6 at Smith Tower

Final ‘Good Bootlegger’ presentation will be Monday, May 6 at Smith Tower

The final in a three-part presentation series on Roy Olmstead – aka ‘The Good Bootlegger’ – will be held Monday night, May 6 at the historic Smith Tower. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the... [Read more]

REMINDER: ‘The Good Bootlegger’ series kicks-off at Smith Tower Monday

REMINDER: ‘The Good Bootlegger’ series kicks-off at Smith Tower Monday

REMINDER: ‘The Good Bootlegger’ presentation at the Smith Tower will begin its three-part series this coming Monday, March 4! Presented by local filmmakers Steve Edmiston and Scott Schaefer... [Read more]

Local Filmmakers presenting 3-part ‘Good Bootlegger’ series at Smith Tower

Local Filmmakers presenting 3-part ‘Good Bootlegger’ series at Smith Tower

Seattle has its fair share of stories to add to Prohibition lore, having given rise to one of the most successful bootleggers in Pacific Northwest history – Roy Olmstead – and local filmmakers will... [Read more]

SeaTac Community Kitchen Night will be Wed., Jan. 30 at Community Center

SeaTac Community Kitchen Night will be Wed., Jan. 30 at Community Center

The next SeaTac Community Kitchen Night will be held on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Community Center. Community Kitchen Nights are a partnership program with Food Innovation Network... [Read more]

Annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 1 in SeaTac

Annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Dec. 1 in SeaTac

The annual Tyee Holiday Bazaar will be held on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. at Tyee High School in SeaTac. Start your holiday shopping with over 100+ booths of hand-craft and commercial... [Read more]

Tree Lighting and Festival Fun night will be Thursday, Dec. 6

Tree Lighting and Festival Fun night will be Thursday, Dec. 6

The annual Tree Lighting and Festival Fun night will be held on Thursday, Dec. 6, from 5 – 7 p.m. at the SeaTac Community Center. “Join us for our annual Tree Lighting and Festival Fun night. There... [Read more]

Kennedy Catholic’s annual Arts & Crafts Fair & Bake Sale will be Sat., Dec. 1

Kennedy Catholic’s annual Arts & Crafts Fair & Bake Sale will be Sat., Dec. 1

Kennedy Catholic High School’s annual Arts & Crafts Fair & Bake Sale will be Saturday, Dec. 1, from 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. in the Gym and Cafeteria. This is a great, one-stop sale that is perfect... [Read more]

SeaTac City Councilmember Peter Kwon joins 4Culture’s board of directors

SeaTac City Councilmember Peter Kwon joins 4Culture’s board of directors

SeaTac City Councilmember Peter Kwon this week joined the Board of Directors of 4Culture, King County’s cultural funding and services agency supporting arts, heritage, preservation and public art. Kwon... [Read more]

Friends of the Valley View Library will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 13

Friends of the Valley View Library will meet on Tuesday, Nov. 13

Friends of the Valley View Library will hold their next meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 5:30 – 7 p.m. at the Valley View Library. This event is open to all, new members welcome! Your donations of... [Read more]

Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 10 at SeaTac Community Center

Holiday Bazaar will be Saturday, Nov. 10 at SeaTac Community Center

A Holiday Bazaar will be held Saturday, Nov. 10 at the SeaTac Community Center: Get a jump start on your holiday shopping or just drop in to get in the holiday spirit! Approximately 80 vendors will be... [Read more]

Hi-Liners Musical Theatre Annual Gala & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 10

Hi-Liners Musical Theatre Annual Gala & Auction will be Saturday, Nov. 10

Come Join the Fun! Enjoy musical theatre? Believe in supporting the arts? Want to make a difference for our youth? Then come to The Hi-Liners Musical Theatre Annual Gala Dinner and Auction on Saturday,... [Read more]

Harvest Festival will be at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church on Wed., Oct. 31

Harvest Festival will be at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church on Wed., Oct. 31

All are invited to a Harvest Festival on Wednesday, Oct. 31 (Halloween Night) at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in SeaTac. This event starts at 6 p.m., and includes Dinner! Bring a can of food for the... [Read more]

Juried Fine Art Exhibit will be at SeaTac Community Center Oct. 8–26

Juried Fine Art Exhibit will be at SeaTac Community Center Oct. 8–26

Drop in to the SeaTac Community Center this month between Oct. 8 – 26 to view fine art pieces from regional artists. The City is presenting this exhibit to show quality art of regional artists and... [Read more]

South Sound Piano Studio holding Open House on Saturday, Sept. 29

South Sound Piano Studio holding Open House on Saturday, Sept. 29

SouthSoundPiano (SSP), a local piano school serving the South Seattle region, will be hosting an Open House event on Saturday Sept. 29, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at their studio in Burien. Are you an adult... [Read more]

VIDEO: Edmiston to Port: ‘What Did You Know and When Did You Know It?’

VIDEO: Edmiston to Port: ‘What Did You Know and When Did You Know It?’

Here’s episode #10 of local activist/filmmaker Steve Edmiston’s ‘The Briefing’ project, where he takes on the Port of Seattle, one Public Comment at a time. Episode #10 is entitled... [Read more]

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

By Scott Schaefer On Monday, Sept. 17, the King County Council will likely vote to cut funding for tourism in the south end, yet allocate $135 million in taxpayer money to subsidize the upkeep of Safeco... [Read more]

Festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8

Festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8

The festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m to St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton. Festive village fêtes are fairs, a perennial tradition in the UK, complete with... [Read more]

REMINDER: Early bird tickets still available for Saturday’s Blues & Brews Fest

REMINDER: Early bird tickets still available for Saturday’s Blues & Brews Fest

REMINDER: Join the Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park this SATURDAY, Aug. 25 for the biggest bash of the summer – the 9th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest! Dozens of craft beer makers,... [Read more]

Councilmember Peter Kwon has been appointed to 4Culture Board

Councilmember Peter Kwon has been appointed to 4Culture Board

The King County Council this week unanimously appointed SeaTac City Councilmember Peter Kwon to the 4Culture Board for the remainder of a three-year term, to expire on Dec. 31, 2020. 4Culture was established... [Read more]

PHOTOS: New International Arrivals facility under construction at Sea-Tac

PHOTOS: New International Arrivals facility under construction at Sea-Tac

Story & Photos by Elston Hill The Port of Seattle is building a new, expanded international arrivals facility at Sea-Tac Airport. The current 1970s vintage facility in the south terminal is inadequate... [Read more]