7 fun things to do in and around Seattle this weekend

Feb 5 2021, 12:15 am

Please note: As recommended by Washington’s health officials, gatherings of any kind and unessential travel in the state is not recommended at this time. Please adhere to COVID-19 health and safety measures, including proper physical distancing and frequent handwashing. If you are sick, please stay home.

Another Friday means new things to do around Seattle.

From online events to physically distanced outdoor activities and more, here are seven things to keep you busy this weekend.

Leave No Trace Jam

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What: Join a (socially distanced) monthly meetup to clean up and jam at Freeway Park. From 3:30 to 4 pm, the group will be cleaning up the park. Trash bags will be provided. From 4 to 5:30 pm, play in the park.
When: Saturday, February 6
Time: 3:30 to 5:30 pm
Where: At the fountain near the intersection of 6th and Seneca.

Classic Handmade Ravioli Class


What: If you love fresh ravioli but don’t think you could ever replicate what you would order from a restaurant, this class will prove you wrong. Learn the Chef Instructor’s special recipe for four cheese ravioli sautéed with roasted tomatoes, pesto, garlic, kales, and toasted walnuts.
When: Sunday, February 7
Time: 4:30 pm
Where: 1800 Yale Avenue, Seattle, WA

Frenchie Meetup at the Dog Yard

Downtown Dog Lounge

What: Come out for a socially distanced Frenchie meetup at the Dog Yard Bar. Non-members must pay a standard non-member entry fee of $15 and must bring their dogs’ vaccination records or register online prior to the event.
When: Saturday, February 6th
Time: 9 to 10 am
Where: Dog Yard Bar — 1546 Northwest Leary Way, Seattle

Ride the Rails

What: Embark on a socially-distanced, scenic train ride through the upper Snoqualmie Valley aboard historic rail equipment. Journey east to North Bend, and then travel west to the top of Snoqualmie Falls before returning.
When: Now through March 26
Time: Various times
Where: Northwest Railway Museum

Raku Firing at Seattle Pottery Supply

What: Bring up to four medium-sized bisqued pottery pieces needing fire and glaze to Seattle Pottery Supply. Glazes for self-application are provided, and our extremely knowledgeable Raku facilitator Eric will be present to fire and answer any questions.
When: Saturday, February 6
Time: 10 am
Where: 35 South Hanford Street, Seattle

Wild Meet and Greet


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What: Meet and mingle with your favorite ambassador animals at Woodland Park Zoo. You and a small group of family or friends are invited to have an up-close experience with one of the extraordinary animals.
When: Saturday and Sunday, February 6 and 7
Time: Various Times
Where: Woodland Park Zoo — 5500 Phinney Avenue North, Seattle

Virtual Game Night

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What: Host a virtual game night with these games. With the right online chat application, you can set up a video call or screen share with friends and play tons of fun games.
When: Any day
Time: Any time
Where: Anywhere

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