Friday (Feb. 9) — Sunday
Seattle RV Show takes over CenturyLink Field Event Center
Billed as the largest RV event in Washington and covering 225,000 square feet, the Seattle RV Show returns to CenturyLink Field Event Center this weekend. There will be 23 local dealers displaying hundreds of models from pop-up trailers to luxury motorhomes. Check out fee educational seminars and enter a chance to “Win a Winnebago.” Hours are 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are available in advance online at seattlervshow.com: $13 adults, $11 seniors 62+, children 17 and younger are free with paid adult. Free parking is included with online orders.
Friday (Feb. 9)
Never miss a local story.
Music, wine, chocolate and flowers at WW Seymour Conservatory
Get a jump on Valentine’s Day at the Wine & Chocolate event at the WW Seymour Conservatory, 316 S. G St., Tacoma Enjoy live music as you explore the romantically lit floral displays of the conservatory, sip wine, enjoy savory bites and decadent chocolates from 6-8 p.m. Friday. Tickets are VIP $60, Non-Members $45, Conservatory Members $35. Call 253-591-5330 or go online to get yours: metroparkstacoma.org/conservatory-wine-and-chocolate
Korea is featured at annual Asia Pacific New Year Celebration
Join in the 20th Annual Asia Pacific New Year Celebration this weekend featuring the beauty and culture Korea . The cultural arts celebration features food, drinks, music and live entertainment from several countries in the Pacific Rim. The free community event is 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday at the Tacoma Dome, 2727 E. D St., Tacoma. Parking is $10 in Tacoma Dome lots.
Pinterest comes alive at Pinology Market in Puyallup
For all of you hooked on Pinterest, this weekend is an opportunity to see some of the vendors at the Pinology Market. Check out current trends and ideas in person from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday. Head ou to the Washington State Fair Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave. SW, Puyallup. Admission is $7. For more information go to pinologymarket.com
Muscle cars and Corvettes at performance meet in Puyallup
With a focus on Corvettes and muscle cars, the annual Corvette & High Performance Meet comes to the Washington State Fair Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave. SW, Puyallup. The event will feature more than 900 booths in an automotive swap meet format. Activities include special invitation vehicle displays, Next Generation exhibitions for the youngsters under 40, Valve Cover Races and Pinstriper demonstrations. Hours are 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $8-$11. Go to corvettehp.com/chp-meet for more information.
Settle in for a full day of blues music at Winter Festival
Putting a little blues on winter, the South Sound Blues Association is hosting it first Winter Festival at The Swiss Pub, 1904 Jefferson Ave., Tacoma. It’s going to be a full day of music from local and regional bands sure to get your feet tapping. Some of the bands performing include Emerald City 5, Suite Clarity, Blues Redemption, Janis Lives, Rece Jay Band, and Stacy Jones Band. It is 2-10 p.m. Saturday with admission of $10 at the door. For more information call 253-572-2821.
33rd Street Quartet kicks off Music with Spirit Concert Series
Kicking off the new Music with Spirit Concert Series, the Puyallup United Methodist Church, 1919 W. Pioneer Ave., will be bringing an afternoon of music to the community. The jazz of the 33rd Street Quartet is the first band to be featured to help set the tone for your coming week. The jazz combo has been performing locally since 2012 and play a variety of jazz standards. Come out for the 3 p.m. performance Sunday. There is a suggested donation of $20. Additional concerts will be held in April, June and August. For more information call 253-845-0547.
New exhibit “First on the Waterways: The Puyallup People” opens at Foss Waterway Seaport
Celebrating and exploring the history of the Puyallup Indian Tribe, the Foss Waterway Seaport, 705 Dock St., Tacoma, is opening its new exhibit: “First on the Waterways: The Puyallup People.” The exhibit, opening Thursday, will cover past, present and future relationships with the water and the Puyallup people and provides visitors with an appreciation of the impact and culture of Native Americans who lived here. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays and noon-4 p.m. Sundays. Admission is $10 adults, $8 children, students, military and seniors. For more information go to fosswaterwayseaport.org