Brooke's 5 Under $25
Brooke -- 09/16/2011
1. Go J.P. Patches! J.P. Patches is part of this city's heart. Do not miss J.P. Patches' last public appearance this Saturday. J.P. Patches, now 83 years old, played the tattered clown on KIRO-TV from 1958 to 1981 and has done countless community events since. At noon Saturday, he'll take the main stage at the Fishermen's Fall Festival at Seattle's Fishermen's Terminal. His health is telling him it's time to exit the stage but this Edmonds native wants a chance to say how grateful he is for the support he has received and how grateful he is to have had the opportunity to bring so many smiles. When: Saturday 12noon Where: Pier 66, Seattle Price: FREE Click HERE for more info. 2. Go Food Rodeo! This is a rodeo for your taste buds! Yeehaw partner! It's the Mobile Food Rodeo! The premier showcase for mobile cuisine in the Northwest bringing the best trucks in Seattle and Portland together for on the largest street food festival! There are over 20 food trucks to sample from so make sure you arrive on an empty stomach. When: Saturday 12pm – 7pm Where: Interbay , 1600 W Armory Way , Seattle Price: Single $7, double $13 includes 1 tasting token worth $3 (in advance ONLY). If you purchase at the door it is $10 single, $18 double and does NOT include tasting token. Click HERE for more info. 3. Go Art This is a date night that says you are sophisticated, creative and fun! It's Tacoma's Stadium Distrticts Art and Wine walk! Art and wine go together like peanut butter and jelly. And don't think this is your snooty, noses in the air type of art event either! There is even going to be a giant piñata from "Tacoma Gets Smashed" there! Taste wine from local wineries and enjoy art from some amazing local talent! Don't forget there will be plenty of local music thrown into the mix too! When: Saturday 4pm – 8pm Where: Stadium District, Tacoma – check-in at First Presbyterian Church & Stadium High School Price: $25 (free parking at First Presbyterian Church & Stadium High School) Click HERE for more info. 4. Go Fashion! Ever dream of designing the season's hottest fashions? If you're a teen, this is your chance to start making dreams reality. Telese Heckler will be on hand to show you the basics of creating your own fashion sketches! Who knows, maybe you'll be the next star on Project Runway! When: Saturday 1pm – 3pm Where: Bellevue Art Museum Price: FREE (teens only) Click HERE for more info. 5. Go Beer & Chocolate! This is a night of double love! Beer and chocolate together! The Northwest's finest organic breweries are going to be paired with the best chocolate this side of the Mississippi! Theo Chocolate is putting it's most innovative flavors with some of the best beer. This is all part of celebrating Washington Organic Week and giving back! All proceeds benefit Tilth Producers programming. When: Friday 6:30pm – 10:30pm Where: Theo Chocolate Factory, Fremont Price: $10 for 10 tastes with chocolate pairings (21+ only) Click HERE for more info.