Through Sept. 12, take a break from the office and enjoy your lunch outside during a 10-week series of live music every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 12-1:30 p.m. Local bands presenting Americana and World Beat Fusion will play at outdoor plazas and open spaces throughout downtown Bellevue. For locations and musician info, visit BellevueDowntown.com/Events/Live-At-Lunch.
The Bellevue Farmers Market is every Thursday, 3-7 p.m., May-October. Each market day is composed of its own unique mix of vendors offering seasonal fruits and vegetables, cut flowers, fresh meats, one-of-a-kind artisan goods and tasty cuisine.
Join REI instructors Sept. 7 or Sept. 21 for a guided yoga flow on paddleboards while the sun rises over the waters of Lake Washington. They'll focus in on breath, simple postures to improve balance and stability, and being present as you take in the serene morning and still water. All paddling equipment is provided by REI.
Marymoor Park Concerts, STG and 107.7 The End present Death Cab for Cutie with special guest, Car Seat Headrest Sept. 8. Doors open at 5 p.m, and the show starts at 6:30 p.m. For ticket pricing visit, MarymoorConcerts.com.
Showcasing more than 225 vessels on the shores of Seattle’s South Lake Union, the Boats Afloat Show is an idyllic destination from which to launch your next grand adventure Sept. 12-15. Tour vessels of all brands and styles, speak with on-hand industry professionals and experience the latest innovations in boating technology and gear. BoatsAfloatShow.com
On Thursday, Sept. 12, 5-9 p.m., join the Medical Spa experts at PRO Medical for an evening of skincare and wine tasting. There will be live demos, event specials, door prizes, appetizers, live music and more. The cost is $50.
Join your friends at PRO Club as they showcase eight signature group classes and collect swag and break for sips and snacks along the way. Register on Eventbrite. The cost is $15.
Every year, SIFF takes the show on the road with this special weekend program featuring some of the world's best films—a unique combination of family favorites, recent arthouse hits and new films presented at Cinebarre Issaquah 8 in the "Trailhead City" of Issaquah Sept. 14-15.
The inaugural Ready, Set, Go...Run 5K and Kids4Kids1K will be a fun, family-friendly, timed running and walking event. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to Eastside Baby Corner and will support of their back-to-school Ready, Set, Go campaign. Runners and walkers of all abilities are welcome to participate. For more event info and pricing, visit ShoesNFeet.com/ReadySetGo5K.
Kirkland Oktoberfest is a three-day (Sept. 20-22), authentic München-style Oktoberfest Biergarten that takes place in downtown Kirkland right on the waterfront. There will be imported German beers (as well as local craft favorites), plenty of food, live oompah music and DJs, keg rolling, stein hoisting, wiener dog racing and much more! OktoberfestKirkland.com
The eighth annual In Concert for Cancer benefit features two-time Grammy nominee and singer/songwriter/saxophonist Mindi Abair and The Boneshakers! There will be a special guest appearance by rock 'n' roll hall-of-famer and guitarist Roger Fisher, founder of the band Heart. The proceeds will fund life-saving immunotherapy cancer treatment and research at Seattle Children's. InConcertForCancer.org
The best in fall fashion comes to life on the runway during Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection, Sept. 25-29. A leader in the Northwest’s runway shows, Fashion Week at The Bellevue Collection delivers an extraordinary experience to fashion-forward, contemporary and luxury shoppers. FashionWeekBellevue.com
Join friends from King County at the ninth annual King County Executive's Small Business Awards, as they recognize the achievements and accomplishments of small businesses throughout King County. The event this year will celebrate and honor the success of small businesses with a continental breakfast, finalist displays and recognition of this year's winners.
Matthews invites you to join a seasonal farm-to-table dinner at their Woodinville Farm and Tasting Room. All food is sourced from organic farms and purveyors within 10 miles of their property, prepared by special guest chefs and served family-style. Tickets include a tour of the farm, appetizers, dinner, dessert and one glass of wine to start the evening.
Join your child in a fun-filled night of games, crafts, sports, pizza and treats Friday, Sept. 27, 6-8 p.m. The PRO Club will have music, dodgeball, Nerf wars and more! Entry is $35 for members and $50 for nonmembers.