7 things to do in Seattle today: Sunday, February 23

Feb 21 2020, 2:09 pm

The sun may be away, but we’re still ready to play. Celebrate your sun-less Sunday at the Fremont Sunday Fair, a cat video festival, or even one of three concerts.

Here are seven things to do in Seattle today, February 23.

Petit Troll Parade

 

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What: Make it out to the Fremont Sunday Market in the spirit of Mardi Gras where you’ll be able to witness a flash-mob-style procession of mini floats gliding through the marketplace.

When: February 23, 2020
Time: 11 am to 2 pm
Where: Fremont Sunday Market — 3401 Evanston Avenue N, Seattle
Admission: Free

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas

What: Take in some cutting-edge fiddle and cello tunes by an unlikely pairing of musicians. The duo performs mostly Scottish and global music with jazzy explosions of sound.

When: February 23, 2020
Time: 9:30 pm
Where: The Triple Door — 216 Union Street, Seattle
Admission: Tickets are available online

CatVideoFest 2020

 

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What: Celebrate your love for feline films with a carefully curated selection of the best cat videos the internet has to offer. Aside from the movies, you can enjoy free cat swag and giveaways all weekend, chat with the Progressive Animal Welfare Society, (PAWS), and All the Best Pet Care reps, and create your own cat toys.

When: February 22 and 23, 2020
Time: 1 pm and 3 pm showings
Where: SIFF Cinema Uptown — 511 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle
Admission: $11+; tickets are available online

The Jungle Giants

What: It’s rare to find a band that perfectly incorporates the trombone into its repertoire, but The Jungle Giants do just that. With over 50 million Spotify streams and appearances at major festivals, The Jungle Giants are killin’ the game.

When: February 23, 2020
Time: 
8 pm
Where: The Crocodile — 2200 2nd Avenue, Seattle
Admission: $18+; tickets available online

Son of a Brunch!

 

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What: Hosted by Kaleena Markos, Stacey Starstruck, Kitty Glitter, and Siren, come out for brunch cocktails, Sunset Fried Chicken, and pop-up performances from the Son of a Brunch cast.

When: February 23, 2020
Time: 11 to 1 pm
Where: Queer Bar — 1518 11th Avenue, Seattle
Admission: 21+; reservations can be made online

I Dig Dinos: Life After Dinos

 

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What: Sift through fossils and learn the difference between a mastodon and mammoth. Get inspired by the ice age and learn all about the Jurassic World as we know it.

When: February 23, 2020
Time: 10 to 2 pm
Where: Burke Museum — 4300 15th Avenue NE, Seattle
Admission: Online

Beatles vs. Stones – A Musical Showdown

What: You got us, this one isn’t in Seattle, it’s in Edmonds. But hey, we don’t want you to miss out on this battle of the Brits! Come out to witness two of the greatest tribute bands facing off in a high-energy showdown.

When: February 23, 2020
Time: 7 pm
Where: Edmonds Center for the Arts — 410 4th Avenue N, Edmonds
Admission: Tickets are available online