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Sing Along with Fly Moon Royalty, Score Vintage Finds in Belltown and More Weekend Musts

Seattle band Fly Moon Royalty plays KEXP's Concert at the Mural this weekend

KEXP Concerts at the Mural
Park your picnic blanket on the Seattle Center lawn for live and locally made tunes at this popular Friday-night concert series. This week’s lineup is “No Depression Night,” boasting the soulful sounds of Fly Moon Royalty (which we named Seattle’s best new hip-hop band of 2011), Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside and more rocking good fun. Read more »


Five Olympics-inspired Cocktail Recipes

A.J. Rathbun
The Lucien Gaudin cocktail is named for the gold medal-winning fencer

I may not be able to help you perfect that shuttlecock serve, but I am pretty proficient at picking the right drink for the right occasion. Here's five recipes to help make watching the Olympic games even greater. Read more »


We Scream for Theo Chocolate's Ice Cream Sandwiches!

Leslie Kelly
These ice cream sammies consist of two Theo housemade cookies surrounding ice cream from Bluebird Microcreamery

Awww, sweet!

Thursday is ice cream sammie day at Theo Chocolate Factory in Fremont (3400 Phinney Ave N; 206.632.5100), with the chill staff serving up cookies stuffed with dreamy Bluebird Ice Cream between 1 and 6 p.m. Read more »


Tickets Now on Sale for Seamless in Seattle Fashion Show

Mark your fashion datebook, people: On August 29th the five winning designers from our 2012 Seamless in Seattle competition will hit the runway for our second annual Seamless in Seattle Fashion Show.

Here are our lucky winners and their designs (you’ll just have to wait until show time to find out who takes home the awards for the Best Emerging and Best Student Designer):

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Summer Road Trip: Trekking with Kids to Glacier National Park

Roddy Scheer

Here I sit on the veranda at Glacier Park Lodge, watching the ever restless clouds dance along the spires and humps of Glacier National Park, the whole scene lit by the warm rays of the late afternoon “golden hour.” I can relate to those fast-moving clouds; in fact I feel like one of them as my two kids and I are in the middle of a 1,500 mile “school’s out” odyssey-by-van from Seattle into the wilds of Montana. Read more »