weekend Section

Weekend events abound…Fun and Savings to be had around B-Town!

Weekend events abound…Fun and Savings to be had around B-Town!

Making your weekend plans? So much to do and see right here in B-Town – read on for more info on Weekend fun: Happy Birthday Page 2 Books! Page 2 celebrates 2 years in their new location all day Sat.... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Council Retreat, ‘Jesus,’ St. Patrick’s Day & Much More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Council Retreat, ‘Jesus,’ St. Patrick’s Day & Much More!

Beware the Ides of March – today, March 15, is the day that Julius Caesar was warned by soothsayers to “watch his back,” and we know that didn’t work out so well… It’s... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Elliott Bay’s Birthday, Marvista Auction, Jazz Festival & More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Elliott Bay’s Birthday, Marvista Auction, Jazz Festival & More!

It should be nice and mostly sunny through Sunday (when some rain may arrive), so get out and enjoy live, classic jazz at the Highline Classic Jazz Festival, the Marvista School Auction, Elliott Bay Brewery’s... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Santa Season Has Kicked Into High Gear – He’ll Be Everywhere!

B-TOWN HAPS: Santa Season Has Kicked Into High Gear – He’ll Be Everywhere!

 That jolly ol’ man with the red cheeks and beer gut will be almost everywhere you turn this weekend, so be sure to savor the holiday season with these great B-Town Haps: FRIDAY, DEC. 7:‘Santa’s... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Bazaar, Kennedy Football Playoff, Walk-n-Talk & More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Bazaar, Kennedy Football Playoff, Walk-n-Talk & More!

Another fine weekend to celebrate life, death, the upcoming holidays, fundraisers, swimming dogs and of course – local playoff football! Oh, and don’t forget to set your clock back at 2 a.m. Sunday,... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Scary, Busy Weekend Ahead!

B-TOWN HAPS: Scary, Busy Weekend Ahead!

It’s bound to be a scary, busy weekend ahead with all sorts of haunted Haps going on in the area: FRIDAY, OCT. 26:Senior Social Hour Every Friday at Fernwood at the ParkSATURDAY, OCT. 27:Here’s... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Fundraisers, CATS, Rat City Roller Prom, Farmers Market, More

B-TOWN HAPS: Fundraisers, CATS, Rat City Roller Prom, Farmers Market, More

As we enter the season of spider webs, colorful leaves and football (Go Pirates! Lancers! Seahawks! Huskies! Cougs?), we must cherish every last ray of sunshine and dry weather. That’s why we are... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Final Weekend of ‘Anna in the Tropics,’ Blues & Brews & more

B-TOWN HAPS: Final Weekend of ‘Anna in the Tropics,’ Blues & Brews & more

As the hot, hoppin’ dog days of the summer event season winds down, don’t forget to get out and about and enjoy these last nice days before the kids are back in school and you’re walking... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Why Go to Seafair When There’s So Much to do Here?

B-TOWN HAPS: Why Go to Seafair When There’s So Much to do Here?

It may be Seafair Weekend in Seattle, but there’s plenty of local haps to keep B-Towners close to home (and away from the traffic and parking nightmares), with a garage sale, ‘Jazz on the Lawn,’... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Jubilee Days, Waterland Parade, Diving Fundraiser & More!

B-TOWN HAPS: Jubilee Days, Waterland Parade, Diving Fundraiser & More!

It’s shaping up to be a very busy weekend in the south end, with White Center’s Jubilee Days, a Farmers Market, BBQ, Classic Car and Wooden Boat Show, along with the Waterland Parade in Des... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: We Won’t Let Gray Skies Dampen Our Weekend, Will We?

B-TOWN HAPS: We Won’t Let Gray Skies Dampen Our Weekend, Will We?

 It’s the weekend before the 4th of July, which means…exactly what again? Oh yeah…more gray skies, perhaps some drizzle? And thousands of B-Towners looking up and saying “when... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Garden Tour, Waterfront Farmers Market, Relay for Life & More

B-TOWN HAPS: Garden Tour, Waterfront Farmers Market, Relay for Life & More

 It’s another busy weekend in the B-Town area, with the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market at the Marina, Highline Garden Tour, Highline Relay for Life at Mt. Rainier High School and much more... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Street of Sales, Fireworks Fundraiser, Farmers Market & More

B-TOWN HAPS: Street of Sales, Fireworks Fundraiser, Farmers Market & More

 The first weekend of June is traditionally one where residents start getting into the groove of getting ready for summer, or getting ready for a typical ‘June Gloom.’ We are siding with the... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Clean Sweep, Fundraisers, ‘reasons to be pretty’ & more

B-TOWN HAPS: Clean Sweep, Fundraisers, ‘reasons to be pretty’ & more

It’s shaping up to be a very busy weekend in the area, with rummage sales, fundraisers, ‘reasons to be pretty’, clean sweep, and much more – and here are this weekend’s B-Town... [Read more]

B-TOWN HAPS: Awards, Wine Fest & Whale Skeleton Highlight Weekend Haps

B-TOWN HAPS: Awards, Wine Fest & Whale Skeleton Highlight Weekend Haps

 It’s going to be a busy weekend in the area, with an awards dinner, wine festival, ‘Beauty and the Beast Jr.,’ the unveiling of a 1,700-lb. Gray Whale skeleton and much more –... [Read more]