5 things to do in Seattle today: Wednesday, January 23

Jan 22 2020, 11:30 pm

We’ve made it to Thursday! If it’s still not feeling like your week, turn it around by grooving out to tunes, tasting some cocktails, or learning how to be a better adult.

Here are five things to do in Seattle today, January 23.

Committed – A Rock n Roll Photography Exhibit


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What: Check out photos by Travis Trautt, Jake Hanson, Rachel Bennett, and Eric Tra while listening to tunes from The Advertisers, Acid Tongue, and a surprise guest. Along with great art, you’ll also be able to purchase drinks at the bar.

When: January 23, 2020
Time: 6 to 11:30 pm
Where: Screwdriver Bar — 2320 1st Avenue, Seattle
Admission: 21+ event; Free

Greyson Chance


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What: Remember the kid who got famous after performing Lady Gaga’s Paparazzi at his sixth-grade music concert? Well, that kid is now 22, and part of the big leagues. He’s stopping by The Crocodile tonight as part of his Portraits World Tour.

When: January 23, 2020
Time: 8 pm
Where: The Crocodile — 2200 2nd Avenue, Seattle
Admission: 21+ event; $20+; tickets are available online

The Seattle Pop Punk Festival


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What: Put on your best merch and black jeans and head out for a night of angsty pop-punk. The four bands featured for the night include Street Jail, Three Fingers, Everything Sux, and Some Rules.

When: January 23, 2020
Time: 8:30 to 11:30 pm
Where: The Kraken Bar & Lounge — 5257 University Way, Seattle
Admission: $20; tickets can be purchased in-person

Peat Week 2020: Cocktail Competition


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What: Come out for the final Peated Cocktail Competition to determine the best, and most delicious Peated American Single Malt Cocktail in Seattle. Sample all of the cocktails and cast a vote for your favorite. Tickets include cocktail samples as well as hors d’oeuvres.

When: January 23, 2020
Time: 7 to 10 pm
Where: Cursed Oak — 2137 2nd Avenue, Seattle
Admission: 21+ event; $45; tickets are available online

Adulting is Hard — Panel & Networking Event

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What: In school, they teach you about the Pythagorean theorem, how to speak a second language, and how to run a mile. Why don’t they cover financing and how to actually survive in the real world? If you’re struggling to adult, come out to this panel to get advice on how to tackle some of life’s toughest and most important tasks.

When: January 23, 2020
Time: 5:30 to 9 pm
Where: 75th floor of the Columbia Tower Club — 701 5th Avenue, Seattle
Admission: $10; tickets can be purchased online

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