5 things to do in Seattle today: Sunday, March 8

Mar 6 2020, 2:57 pm

Happy International Women’s Day!

Celebrate the females in your life by taking them out to a romantic restaurant, a cute date, an all-day breakfast, or to one of these events in Seattle.

The Fourth Annual Womxn’s March on Seattle

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What: The Fourth Annual Womxn’s March on Seattle will be led by a team of enthusiastic youth activists and will take place at 1 pm at the Beacon Hill Playfield. Marchers are encouraged to bring signs and posters to help amplify their voices and make them heard. “This movement is designed to destroy systems of oppression and uplift voices that were silenced,” said Fadumo Roble, a youth ambassador for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation as well as a founding board member for Eastside For All and Movement of Advocacy.

When: March 8, 2020
Time: 1 pm
Where: Beacon Hill Playfield, Seattle
Admission: Free

International Women’s Day Panel

 

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What: Discuss how to foster a gender-equal world and the challenges and opportunities that this presents for the outdoor industry. The panel will consist of Teresa Baker, Heather Hansman, Bryce Philips, and Elyse Saugstad.

When: March 8, 2020
Time: 5 to 8 pm
Where: evo Seattle Store — 3500 Stone Way North, Seattle
Admission: Free

Drink Like A Girl! Celebrate International Women’s Day 2020

 

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What: Join Women Who Whiskey at Palace Kitchen for a private tasting of Wanderback Whiskey Co.’s limited-edition American single malt whiskeys aged in Oregon.

When: March 8, 2020
Time: 4:30 to 6:30 pm
Where: Palace Kitchen
Admission: $30; tickets are available online

Women Makers Raising the Bar

 

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What: The Whole Foods in Roosevelt Square will play host to an afternoon of fine food and storytelling from local women creators. Vendors include Bite Me Cookies, Girl Meets Dirt, Firefly Kitchens, and more.

When: March 8, 2020
Time: Noon to 3 pm
Where: 1026 Northeast 64th Street, Seattle
Admission: Free

Board Games and Beer

 

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What: Do you know everything about beer? What about board games? Play games and drink beer at this newbie-friendly meet-up at Elliot Bay Brewing Company. Enjoy modern card games, board games, and even a D&D tournament.

When: March 8, 2020
Time: 5 to 9:00 pm
Where: Elliot Bay Brewing Company — 12537 Lake City Way NE, Seattle
Admission: Free