Fun Things To Do In Seattle, WA | March 5th

Hey there Seattle,

I wouldn’t consider myself a great artist – but we do have a photography gene in our family.  Taking pictures is something that my mom, sister and I all enjoy.

If you’re a budding photographer, take a look at this upcoming photography class.

If not… that’s okay – there are lots of other fun things you can do this weekend – check them out below!

****** FRIDAY, 03/05/2021 ******

1) VIRTUAL: Online Photography Event: Color Composition – Technique, Tips & Tricks

Have fun learning and experimenting with new photography techniques.  This is event is free, or join the meet-up and build a new community.  Get involved OR sit back, watch and listen!

Friday, March 5, 2021

4:00 PM to 5:00 PM PST

Price: $30 annual fee

2) VIRTUAL: New York International Children’s Film Festival

New York International Children’s Film Festival (NYICFF), North America’s largest film festival for children and teens ages 3-18, runs March 5th-14th. For the first time in its 24 year history, families across the country can attend this prestigious, Oscar-qualifying festival as an online event.

Friday, March 5, 2021 @ 7:00a.m.–8:00p.m.

Saturday, March 6, 2021 @ 7:00a.m.–8:00p.m.

Sunday, March 7, 2021 @ 7:00a.m.–8:00p.m.

Price – Single Ticket $18 | All Access Pass $40 | All Access Plus Pass $100

3) Seattle Art Museum Exhibit: Jacob Lawrence – The American Struggle

These modern-style paintings explore the role of black and native american subjects during the American revolution and other periods of American history. (Seattle Art Museum 1300 1st Ave Seattle, WA 98101-2003)

Friday, March 12, 2021 @ 10:00a.m.–5:00p.m.

Saturday, March 13, 2021 @ 10:00a.m.–5:00p.m.

Sunday, March 14, 2021 @ 10:00a.m.–5:00p.m.

Price: $20 adult; $13 Age 15-18; 14 and younger free

****** SATURDAY, 03/06/2021 ******

1) Try the Granite Lake Trail – Beginner Friendly – Will There Be Snow?

Enjoy the drive and hike exploring Granite Lake Trail, situated between Revolution Peak and Mailbox Peak.  The hike offers incredible views away from the busy I-90 highway. Carpool with the young adults group that leaves from Greenlake, or go on your own!  (Green Lake Park And Ride (South Lot) 6498 8th Ave NE (Corner of 8th and 65th) · Seattle,WA)

Saturday, March 6, 2021

8:00 AM to 4:00 PM PST

Price: If you plan on being a rider please bring $20 for your driver towards pass, gas, park entrance fees etc.

2) Fancy Pantry: Gourmet Meals from Your Cupboard

Home chef Angie raids the cupboard to find the ingredients for a perfect gourmet meal! Join her for this free virtual workshop and learn how you can make a delicious dish with items you may already have stocked in your home.

Robert Kelleman

202-821-6325 (text only)

Sat, March 6, 2021

3:30 PM – 4:30 PM PST


3)VIRTUAL: Shorenorth Cooperative Preschool Open House

If your preschoolers are ready for a little extra stimulation next year, check out Shorenorth Cooperative Preschool.  Cooperative preschools involve parents and kids in a gentle, hands-on introduction to school. They do outdoor activities and encourage additional playgroups as well.

Saturday, March 6, 2021 @ 10:00a.m.–11:00a.m.


****** SUNDAY, 03/07/2021 ******

1)Wing Luke Museum Now Open

Explore Seattle in a new way through eye-opening exhibits and a guided tour of what life was like for early Asian Pacific American immigrants. (Wing Luke Museum – 719 S King St., Seattle, WA 98104-3035)

Sunday, March 7, 2021 @ 10:00a.m.–5:00p.m.

Friday, March 12, 2021 @ 10:00a.m.–5:00p.m.

Saturday, March 13, 2021 @ 10:00a.m.–5:00p.m.

Price: $10-$17; age 4 and younger free

2) Edmonds Scuba Diving Club – Group Dive

Are you feeling adventurous?  Does the underwater playground in Edmonds beckon you to approach, like an underwater seal in your Scuba gear? Try it out with the safety and companionship of a group – Register for two free group dives.

Sunday, March 7, 2021

8:00 AM to 1:00 PM PST

Price: FREE

3) Seattle Japanese Garden Now Open

Spring is in the air and the Arboredum’s traditional Japanese garden is the perfect place to encounter it.  They are re-opening with safety measures in place.  Always Wonderful!

(Seattle Japanese Garden – 1075 Lake Washington Blvd E., Seattle, WA 98112-3755)

Sunday, March 7, 2021 @ 10:00a.m.–5:00p.m.

Tuesday, March 9, 2021 @ 10:00a.m.–5:00p.m.

Wednesday, March 10, 2021 @ 10:00a.m.–5:00p.m.

Price: $4-$8; ages 5 and under free


This fabulously maintained vintage craftsman in SW Seattle is move-in ready!

– Hardwood Floors
– 5-Bedroom
– 3500 sq ft.

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Affordability meets livability in this conveniently-located 2-level townhome.


  • 1420 square feet
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Backyard Patio

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Il Terrazzo Carmine

Their “Savory Osso Buco”. This restaurant offers an iconic sanctuary of authentic Italian fine dining. They serve homemade pasta and the homelike feel in general. They have been around for more than 35 years and they want to keep things traditional.


Let me know what you’re going to do for fun this week, and have a great weekend!

Emily Cressey

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