5 things to do in Seattle today: Monday, December 9

Dec 9 2019, 1:00 pm

Keep the fun of your weekend going at one of these Seattle events. With two concerts, a trivia night, and various food events, you’re sure to have a great time today, December 9.

As I Lay Dying

Get ready to headbang and swat bees as San Diego metalcore band As I Lay Dying takes the stage at El Corazón. They’ll be joined by fellow metal bands After the Burial and Emmure.

When: December 9, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm doors; 7:30 pm show
Where: El Córazon — 109 Eastlake Avenue East, Seattle
Admission: All ages; $26+; tickets are available online

Hand Roll Sushi Party


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Learn how to throw a sushi party in this fun-filled, three-hour sushi-making class. Chef Shinya will guide you step by step, from making a shopping list to preparing dishes from scratch. Guests are welcome to bring wine and beer to enjoy during the cooking class. You will learn how to prepare sushi rice, rolled sushi, and hand-rolled sushi, plus how to prepare sushi fillings, and make quick seasonal pickles miso soup.

When: December 9, 2019
Time: 6 pm
Where: Mercer Island; course location will be disclosed upon registration
Admission: $95 per person; registration is available online

Parks and Recreation Trivia Night

December 9

The Crocodile

How well do you know the Pawnee gang? Take your knowledge of seasons one to seven of Parks and Recreation to The Crocodile, and get ready to answer 50 questions about the show. Prizes will be awarded to the winner.

When: December 9, 2019
Time: 7 pm
Where: 2200 2nd Avenue, Seattle
Admission: $5 online; $7 at the door

Food Tour – Explore Pike Place Market


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Explore a whole new side to Pike Place Market as you join Chef Liz on a guided food tour. She’ll show you how chefs browse the market, and you’ll enjoy a seven-course meal along the way.

When: December 9, 2019
Time: 10 am
Where: Pike Place Market
Admission: $59 per person; registration is available online

Mat Kearney

Mat Kearney is revisiting some of his favorite songs off of his 10-year-old album City of Black & White. Spend a night enjoying his acoustic songs at the Kirkland Performance Center.

When: December 9, 2019
Time: 7 pm
Where: Kirkland Performance Center
Admission: $63+; tickets are available online

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