Tagged with 'Entertainment'

SAVE THE DATE: Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Saturday, Aug. 24

SAVE THE DATE: Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest will be Saturday, Aug. 24

Our friends at the Des Moines Rotary Club wants our Readers to “Save the Date” of Saturday, Aug. 24 for the 4th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Fest, to be held again at Des Moines Beach... [Read more]

Outdoor Family Movies in the Park begin Friday, July 26 with ‘Brave’

Outdoor Family Movies in the Park begin Friday, July 26 with ‘Brave’

Des Moines Outdoor Family Movie Nights are back, starting Friday, July 26 with the Disney/Pixar film ‘Brave‘! “Grab a blanket, a lawn chair, flashlight, family, friends, neighbors or... [Read more]

FREE Beach Park Summer Concert Series starts Wednesday night with ‘Sway’

FREE Beach Park Summer Concert Series starts Wednesday night with ‘Sway’

Summer is here, and the FREE Beach Park Summer Concert Series starts at Des Moines Beach Park this Wednesday night, July 10 – with Sway – and runs through Aug. 14. Here’s a video of Sway in... [Read more]

Cedarbrook Lodge’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ returns this summer

Cedarbrook Lodge’s ‘Jazz on the Lawn’ returns this summer

‘Break it down!’ For the second consecutive year, Cedarbrook Lodge in SeaTac has some ‘cool’ cats scheduled to ‘jam’ on these Friday evenings this summer – check ‘em out: July 12: The... [Read more]

Great food, classic cars, live music & more at Des Moines Community BBQ July 3

Great food, classic cars, live music & more at Des Moines Community BBQ July 3

The Des Moines Community Barbecue is coming to Beach Park Auditorium starting at 6:30 p.m. on 
Wednesday, July 3, with great food, classic cars, a beer garden and live entertainment – all to raise... [Read more]

Wild Strawberry Festival runs this weekend in Burien

Wild Strawberry Festival runs this weekend in Burien

Click image to see larger version. Burien’s annual Wild Strawberry Festival is this weekend – Saturday, June 15 and Sunday, June 16 at Burien Town Square Park New this year will be the first-ever... [Read more]

First-ever ‘Party in the Park’ will be this Thursday, June 13

First-ever ‘Party in the Park’ will be this Thursday, June 13

Start your summer vacation off with a “BANG!” and come to a Party in the Park this Thursday, June 13! Get to know your neighbors, your children’s friends and hang out with your own friends as we... [Read more]

Producers of local film ‘The Maury Island Incident’ seeking donations, help

Producers of local film ‘The Maury Island Incident’ seeking donations, help

Producers of the locally-made short film “The Maury Island Incident” – which will likely begin production at the end of June – are seeking help from the community. The film, which is based... [Read more]

Retired Flight Attendant Mary Patricia Laffey Inman to Speak Tuesday, April 16

Retired Flight Attendant Mary Patricia Laffey Inman to Speak Tuesday, April 16

You may not be familiar with her name – Ms. Mary Patricia Laffey Inman – but she changed everything in regards to the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Equal Pay Act of 1966 for women and the airline... [Read more]

Composer/Pianist Jon Nilsen Playing at Des Moines United Methodist Church Saturday

Composer/Pianist Jon Nilsen Playing at Des Moines United Methodist Church Saturday

Composer/Pianist Jon Nilsen will be playing a concert starting at 7 p.m. this Saturday, April 7 at Des Moines United Methodist Church, located at 22225 9th Ave South. With 750,000 recordings sold, Jon... [Read more]

Des Moines Farmers Market Holding Special Wine Tasting Event April 12

Des Moines Farmers Market Holding Special Wine Tasting Event April 12

The Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market will be holding a wine tasting event from 4 – 7 p.m. on Friday, April 12 at Corky Cellars, located at 22511 Marine View Drive South. The event is to get ready... [Read more]

UFO ‘Crash,’ Flash Mob, Cash Prizes & More on April Fool’s Day in Olde Burien

UFO ‘Crash,’ Flash Mob, Cash Prizes & More on April Fool’s Day in Olde Burien

A ‘UFO Crash’ event, with a 3-D crashed flying saucer and special Flash Mob will be staged in Olde Burien on April Fool’s Day – Monday, April 1 – beginning at 7 p.m. sharp at the... [Read more]

Powell Brothers Step Up (again) to Sponsor Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Powell Brothers Step Up (again) to Sponsor Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Well, the Powell Brothers and their crews have done it again!! Proving that they are truly the premier homebuilder/renovation/remodel contractor in the area, they recently achieved a high honor: They... [Read more]

Got Talent? Show Your Skills at Local Auditions Starting Thursday, Feb. 28

Got Talent? Show Your Skills at Local Auditions Starting Thursday, Feb. 28

The Des Moines Arts Commission is looking for talented local performers to audition for their “Got Talent?” competition, beginning Thursday, Feb. 28 from 6 – 8 p.m. at the Activity Center. Talent... [Read more]

Seattle Favorite Mealfrog to Perform at Poverty Bay Wine Festival March 2

Seattle Favorite Mealfrog to Perform at Poverty Bay Wine Festival March 2

Our friends at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival tell us they are “thrilled” to have Seattle based band Mealfrog perform on Saturday, March 2nd at 4:30 p.m. at the Landmark on the Sound Event... [Read more]

Happy 1-Year Anniversary SoKing Internet Radio!

Happy 1-Year Anniversary SoKing Internet Radio!

It was one year ago today (Feb. 15, 2012) that we launched a bold new experiment in local media – SoKing Internet Radio (SKiR) – the first ‘Hyperlocal Internet Radio Station’ tied to a... [Read more]

Over 15 Bands Will Play at 5th Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival March 9

Over 15 Bands Will Play at 5th Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival March 9

Burien Arts’ Fifth Annual Highline Classic Jazz Festival will be held Saturday, March 9, from 2:30 p.m. – 10 p.m., and will offer a Big Program at its new location, The Landmark Event Center in Des... [Read more]

Enjoy Wine with an Historic, ‘Landmark’ View at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Enjoy Wine with an Historic, ‘Landmark’ View at the Poverty Bay Wine Festival

Detailed Masonic symbols can be found all around the Landmark Event Center. There are dozens of reasons to come to the 9th Annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival, which runs March 1-3 – from the 25 Northwest... [Read more]