5 things to do in Seattle today: Thursday, March 5

Mar 4 2020, 11:30 pm

We’re so, so close to Friday, we can practically taste it — oh wait, no, that’s just a specialty cocktail from tonight’s art event at The Bar Shoppe and Lounge.

Don’t let the gloomy weather get you down, go out and enjoy one of these five fun things to do in Seattle today, March 5.

Pioneer Square Art Walk


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What: The Pioneer Square Art Walk was the very first art walk of its kind in the US, with a rich history starting in 1981. The tradition is carried out on the first Thursday of every month.

When: March 5, 2020
5 to 10 pm
Where: Various locations around Pioneer Square
Admission: Free

The Central Comedy Show with Derek Sheen


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What:¬†With over 9000 Twitter followers and an album on the way, comedian/writer/actor/musician Derek Sheen is sure to crack the audience up while he’s on stage¬†at Central Cinema.
When: March 5, 2020
Time: 8 pm
Where:¬†Central Cinema — 1411 21st Avenue, Seattle
Admission: $15; tickets are available online

Art on the Rocks — A Celebration of Women


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What: Celebrate female artists at The Bar Shoppe tonight. Shop for local art while meeting the artists and enjoying craft cocktails and tunes from deep house DJs.

When: March 5, 2020
Time: 6 to 10 pm
Where: The Bar Shoppe & Lounge
Admission: Free

LGBT Career Fair


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What:¬†Find an employer who welcomes LGBTQ+ individuals and allies at the LGBT Career Fair. This year’s fair includes WE Communications, University of Washington, Sound Transit, IKEA, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, and more.

When: March 5, 2020
Time: 10 am to 1 pm
Where:¬†ATLAS Workbase — 500 Mercer Street, Seattle
Admission: Free

The SpongeBob Musical 

What: Leave Seattle for the night and make your way down into Bikini Bottom (aka Tacoma) where you’ll meet favorites such as SpongeBob, Patrick, Sandy, and Squidward. The psychedelic musical features music from artists such as Cyndi Lauper, The Flaming Lips, and David Bowie.

When: March 5, 2020
Time: 7:30 pm
Where: Pantages Theater — 901 Broadway, Tacoma
Admission: $248+; tickets are available online

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