Need something to do this weekend?

Need to get out of the house this weekend?

Consider these possibilities:

Seattle All-Breed, Agility & Obedience Dog Show

Location: Qwest Field Event Center

Dates & Times:
3/11/2006 7:00 am – 7:00 pm
3/12/2006 7:00 am – 6:00 pm

The Seattle Kennel Club hosts an All Breed Dog Show each year, where dog fanciers and the public can meet. The annual dog show is open to the public and includes 2 all breed conformation shows, obedience and rally, 2 dog agility trials, education booths, special seminars and guided tours.


Additional Info:
Tickets: Adult $10.00 – Two day passes $16
Senior (62 +) $5.00 – Two day passes $8
Junior (4 – 14) $5.00 – Two day passes $8
Child (0 – 3) Free

Annual Tastes of Norway
Heritage and Cultural Day
Leif Erikson Hall
Saturday, March 11 at 10am to 3 pm
Entertainment by local musicians and singers. Presentations and demonstrations of many traditional Norwegian handicrafts, music, dance, and food take place during the day. Get your picture taken in a Norwegian seter (mountain farm setting). Artists demonstrate the beautiful cutwork embroidery called Hardanger, along with spinning, weaving, knitting. Rose painting or rosemaling is a traditional craft dating from the 1700s and many items will be featured with this elaborate painting style of Norway. Find your Norwegian ancestors with the help of our lodge genealogists in the Norna Room. Enjoy traditional foods and observe how these foods are made including delicious krumkake, lefse, smørbrød (open faced sandwiches) and ertesuppe (pea soup) in our Auditorium. Children’s activities abound from making butter to finding out about the fishing industry in our Kaffestua. Viking games and crafts are also a big part of the day. Learn about the Sons of Norway in our community.
Admission is free and open to the public.
Telling our stories: Ethnic Heritage in Washington State
A full day of workshops on recording and sharing local ethnic history
Cosponsored by the Museum of History & Industry, Seattle
Saturday, March 11, 2006 – 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. – Reception 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Ethnic Heritage Council

Port of Seattle Headquarters, Pier 69 – 2711 Alaskan Way, Seattle

4 Comments so far

  1. spudart (unregistered) on March 7th, 2006 @ 9:30 pm

    I’m coming to Seattle this weekend and have all day on Sunday to do something. Got something fun to do that day? The Annual Tastes of Norway sounds cool, but that’s on Saturday. And the dog thing… well… that sounds dandy, but got anything else in your pocket, Seattle?

  2. donte (unregistered) on March 8th, 2006 @ 11:29 am

    spudart, there’s vegfest this weekend.

    only $5, and it looks interesting. i’m not even vegetarian, but i’m willing to go get some cooking ideas.

  3. spudart (unregistered) on March 9th, 2006 @ 11:11 am

    Donte, VEGFEST HERE I COME! Thank you very much for that suggestion. Yes! Seattle rules! Seattle bloggers rule!

  4. spudart (unregistered) on March 14th, 2006 @ 7:50 pm

    I went to Vegfest and it was GREAT! Over 500 different samples. It was so much fun. We were like little kids running everywhere! WEEEEEE! Thank you so much seattle metblogs!!!

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