GeekWire Calendar: Celebration

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The Empire Strikes Back in the Park

August 17 @ 5:00 pm - August 18 @ 5:00 pm

Hello Earth's Wars Outdoors continues this year with the long-awaited sequel to A New Hope! Come see Han struggle with commitment, explore Luke's domestic drama, and find out how Lando will keep his business interests solvent! Performances are a 5pm--note the time change from last year, due to difficulty acting and watching in the dark. Hot dogs will be available to purchase at every performance. Feel free to bring (non-alcoholic) provisions and the whole family! As always, ALL PERFORMANCES ARE…

WEST SEATTLE APPRECIATION DAY

August 24 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

On Saturday, August 24th, spend the day exploring Living Computers: Museum + Labs with our first-ever West Seattle Appreciation Day – dedicated to you! Explore two floors of hands-on computing technology and celebrate the launch of Windows 95 as we commemorate its anniversary. Take a deeper dive with our family-friendly educational workshop, Intro to Breadboarding, or catch our documentary screening of “The Augmentation of Douglas Engelbart,” featuring an in-person Q&A with the film’s director and executive producer. Don’t miss this chance to…

Marvel Trivia Bar Crawl – Seattle

August 24 @ 4:00 pm - August 25 @ 12:00 am

5+ Venues Trivia At Multiple Bars Awesome After Party View The Event Details On Our Website! www.CrawlWith.US/ FAQ & Terms Of Service https://www.crawlwith.us/contact

Burien UFO Festival

August 24 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

We are excited to announce that the Burien UFO Festival will take place on the third Saturday in August beginning in 2019! Discover Burien welcomes the community to a spirited night full of fun festivities of the otherworldly kind! Join us for a "landing party" unlike any other! This is a FREE all-ages event! -- The Burien UFO Festival (BUFO) is entering a new phase. John White and Shelli Park are no longer able to continue producing the event and…

The Empire Strikes Back in the Park

August 24 @ 5:00 pm - August 25 @ 5:00 pm

Hello Earth's Wars Outdoors continues this year with the long-awaited sequel to A New Hope! Come see Han struggle with commitment, explore Luke's domestic drama, and find out how Lando will keep his business interests solvent! Performances are a 5pm--note the time change from last year, due to difficulty acting and watching in the dark. Hot dogs will be available to purchase at every performance. Feel free to bring (non-alcoholic) provisions and the whole family! As always, ALL PERFORMANCES ARE…

HangarFest

August 24 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

HangarFest brings together games, live music from OnCore, and food trucks in Seattle’s most unique venue: the Aviation Pavilion, a 140,000 sq ft. hangar that houses iconic aircraft like the original Boeing 747 and Air Force One. At this end-of-summer bash, you’ll enjoy space-themed activities and virtual reality experiences in our Space Gallery, walk through the aircraft in the Pavilion, and each ticket includes unlimited tastes from local breweries and wineries. Featuring yard games giant connect four, shuffleboard, foosball, giant…

PAX West Nerd Music Showcase

August 30 @ 7:30 pm - August 31 @ 1:30 am

We're back at the LoFi this Year, Friday Night of PAX. Come for the geek music, stay for the booze and and friendship, and prizes, and music, cause there are a ton of artists! Schaffer the Darklord ( https://schafferthedarklord.com/ ) Lex the Lexicon Artist ( https://thelexiconartist.com/ ) Miss Eaves ( https://misseaves.com/ ) Techno Mage ( https://technomage.bandcamp.com/ ) D&D Sluggers ( https://ddsluggers.bandcamp.com/ ) Death*Star ( https://deathstar.bandcamp.com/ ) MC Ohm-I ( https://www.mcohmi.com/ ) Nikola Whallon ( https://nikolawhallon.bandcamp.com/ ) FREE WITH PAX BADGE!…

Indie Forest by Game Jolt, Devolver Digital and DreamHack

August 30 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm

Come grab a drink and play some indie games with us and their creators in the Indie Forest at Fred Wildlife Refuge. We'll have many games on display for gamedevs to show off their creations in person. Sip indie themed cocktails while grooving to DJ-blended retro tunes. 21+ only! Have a game to share? We'll have many open tables where you can bring a laptop and show it off! Get ready to meet people, play games, and kick PAX West…

Seattle Indies Expo 2019

September 1 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

SIX (Seattle Indies Expo) is a one-day exhibition for independent game developers to get together, socialize, and show off their stuff. At SIX, you'll get to spend quality time with some of the friendliest and most down-to-earth devs around. What better way to escape the crowds of PAX than with the coolest of indie games? Check out our line-up of awesome games here, follow us on Twitter for more news!

Rustycon 36

September 6 @ 8:00 am - September 8 @ 5:00 pm

A science fiction and fantasy convention that spans writing, science, art, costuming, and gaming. Look forward to panels, classes, multiple dances, a masquerade, concerts, casinos, and special guests like writer David Weber, artist Dutch Bihary, and superfan Michael Kenmir.

Berlin Airlift Fly Day

September 21 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

On Saturday, September 21st, Historic Flight Foundation will host a special Berlin Airlift fly day. Come tour our notable Douglas DC-3/C47-B as we welcome it back from its adventures in Europe to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of D-Day in Duxford, England and the 70th Anniversary of the Berlin Airlift in Germany. Join us for a special midday presentation about the Berlin Airlift. Barbecue lunch will also be available for purchase. Foundation members will have the opportunity to experience scenic flights…

GeekGirlCon 2019

November 16 @ 10:00 am - November 17 @ 7:00 pm

GeekGirlCon is an organization that works to empower women and girls to pursue their passions—whether they love science and technology, comics, literature, gaming, or anything else! Everybody is a geek at heart, in one way or another. Our mission is to ensure all these geeks are supported, welcomed, and encouraged to pursue what they love. GeekGirlCon’s largest event is a two-day convention that gives female geeks and their supporters the opportunity to build a community, share facts and fandom, and…

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