Ballard Weekend: Populuxe Brewing opens, Ballard ArtWalk, Pub Crawl for MS, and more
From our calendar
Populuxe Brewing opening night
Populuxe Brewing, a nanobrewery which we featured earlier, will be having their opening tonight.
When: Friday, March 8, 2013 - 5-9 p.m.
Where: 826B NW 49th St Seattle
More info: http://www.populuxebrewing.com/
Critical Lass goes to Bike Expo Fashion Show!
What: Critical Lasses will gather at the Hub & Bespoke Fremont store at 11 a.m. That will give us plenty of time to travel to and wander around Bike Expo in Smith Cove – and still get good seats for the fashion show from 1:15 to 2 p.m. We'll regroup at 2:30 p.m. after the fashion models have finished signing autographs. Maybe they’ll even join us on our return trip back to our starting location in Fremont no later than 3:30 p.m.
When: Saturday, March 9, 2013 - 11:00am - 3:30pm
Where: Hub and Bespoke (513 N 36th St)
More info: http://www.facebook.com/events/484970781565186/
What: The Pickled Herring Band plays music reminiscent of dance pavilions and grange halls of yesteryear. From schottisches to polkas, waltzes to swing, these familiar melodies are bound to spark old memories and get your toes tapping. Enjoy Scandinavian pickled herrings and lutefisk as well as other tasty treats. RSVP to 782-4000 to attend.
When: Saturday, March 9, 2013 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Where: Ballard Landmark (5344 Leary NW)
What: During the Art Walk, artists open their studios to the public and neighborhood businesses host local art on their walls. The Ballard Art Walk showcases painting, glass art, sculpture, performance, and more in venues from Leary Way to Shilshole, and as far north as 65th.
When: Saturday, March 9, 2013 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Where: All over Ballard in various local stores and studios
More info: http://ballardartwalk.blogspot.com
Ballard Pub Crawl to benefit multiple sclerosis
What: The 8th Annual Pub Crawl take place in Ballard this year. It's an annual event that raised $10,000 for a cause that affects each and every one of us in the Northwest.
In order to participate, pre-registration is $30 and day-of will be $35. You will receive your MS Pub Crawl t-shirts upon arrival. Drink Specials valid from 3-10 p.m. You can also donate straight to the cause at http://main.nationalmssociety.org/goto/PubCrawl
When: Saturday, March 9, 2013 - 3:00pm - 10:00pm
Where: Bar Locations:
Kings Hardware @ 3pm to get your t-shirt
BalMar - 6:30pm for RAFFLE TIME!
Azteca (nachos anyone?)
*reminder - as soon as you check in, you can head to any bar on the list!
Price: Pre-registration, $30/day-of, $35.
More info: https://www.facebook.com/events/321373997964301/?fref=ts
Mostly Nordic Chamber Music Series: "Finland" at Nordic Heritage Museum
Where: Nordic Heritage Museum (3014 NW 67th St)
What: “Birch Bark and Bothnian Breezes,” The PKH Trio, from Finland -- Multitalented musicians from Umeå and Luleå in Northern Sweden, Pia Karin Helsing (soprano, cello, violin), Görel Särs (accordion, piano, guitar), and Cay Nyqvist (clarinet, percussion, composer) present a program rooted in old music traditions of Swedish-speaking Ostrobothnia, Finland, with a magical blend of classical masterworks.
When: Sunday, March 10, 2013 - 4:00pm
Price: Single ticket prices are $45 for Museum Members, $50 for non-Members (including smörgåsbord) and concert-only tickets are $20 for Members, $25 for non-Members. Season tickets for all five concerts (including smörgåsbord) are $195 for Members and $215 for non-Members.
More info: http://www.nordicmuseum.org/events.aspx#mostlynordic
A Concert of Sacred Song
What: Come and enjoy a concert of sacred song at our Vesper Service featuring Howard Nelson, retired lead baritone from Zurich Opera.
When: Sunday, March 10, 2013 - 4:00pm
Where: United Evangelical Free Church (1420 N.W. 80th St.)
More info: http://www.unitedefc.org
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