Brooke's 5 Under $25
Brooke -- 10/14/2011
1.Go Can Can! If you combined burlesque with modern dance and then throw in some rocket rides, white tigers and siamese twins you get Show Pony! The Can Can has brought together the stars and internationally recognized leaders of the cabaret nouveau movement for a show that will make you laugh, wow you and have you leaving just a little sexier. Known for their bold style and electrifying choreography, SHOW PONY will feature the Castaways classic concepts of burlesque, circus, popular and abstract dance crazes resurrected and reworked. This is a perfect date night! When: Friday and Saturday 7:30pm and 10:30pm Where: Can Can In the Historic Pike Place Market, Downtown Seattle 94 Pike Street Price: $10 standing Click HERE for more info. (Image Courtesy: bookingstributeproductions. Creative Commons) 2. Go Zoo Boo! Bats, tarantulas and snakes oh my! The Point Defiance Zoo is throwing Zoo Boo with all their Halloween appropriate animals!You get to watch polar bears pummeling pumpkins, tigers enjoying a pumpkin scarecrow and elephants eating pumpkin and cornstalk treats. Don't forget about the bat cave either! There will be camel rides, pumpkin bowling, photo opportunites, a scavenger hunt and more! Plus, Halloween costumes are encouraged! You'll even get a $2 discount off the general zoo admission if you come dressed up! When: Saturday and Sunday 10am - 3pm Where: Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Tacoma Price:Free with admission! Adult (13-64) $14.50, Youth (5-12) $12.50 Click HERE for more info. 3. Go Fall Shopping! Accessorize your fall wardrobe, find the perfect piece for your living room or stock your cupboards with local made goods, you can find it all at the Fall Festival Marketplace! Shop for unique handcrafted gifts and meet up-and-coming, independent entrepreneurs in our community. Go hungry too because there will be delish locally prepared foods from homemade pizza to chicken empanadas to sweet potato pie. There will be live local music too and it's all for a great organization! Washington C.A.S.H. (Community Alliance for Self-Help) empowers aspiring entrepreneurs with limited resources-and unlimited potential. When:Sunday 11am - 5pm Were:UW Botanic Gardens Center for Urban Horticulture 3501 NE 41st St. Seattle, WA Price: Free Click HERE for more info. 4.Go Apples! Apple jam, apple pie, apple fritters, apple sauce, apple cider and every other apple concoction you can dream of! This is where your apple dreams will begin. Skagit Valley Apple Harvest! Bring the families or make it a cute date day, it's u-pick apples! Jump on a hay ride, sip on hot cider, enjoy music and taste taste every type of apple on the farm! When: Saturday and Sunday Where: Jones Creek Farms 32260 Burrese Rd Sedro Woolley Price: FREE (bring money for apples!) Click HERE for more info. 5.Go Hockey! Pucks, ice and a little blood, there's nothing like a good hockey game! Root on the Seattle Thunderbirds at they take on Saskatoon Blades! When: Saturday 7:05pm Where: Showare Center, Kent Price: Tickets start at $16 Click HERE for more info.