February 2020 Around Town

46th Annual BDA Celebration Come celebrate Downtown Bellevue’s tremendous year! Enjoy an evening of dinner, drinks and conversation about major accomplishments and changes coming to our city. Our keynote speaker is Dave Clark, SVP of Worldwide Operations at Amazon. The celebration takes place on February 6, 2020 at Meydenbauer Center in Bellevue. Cocktail hour is … Continued

January 2020 Around Town

Nicole Gordon: Altered States Exhibition Begins January 24 at BAM Bellevue Arts Museum is delighted to present—for the first time in the Northwest—the art of the Chicago-based painter Nicole Gordon (b.1976). A painter of hallucinatory lucidity and skill, Gordon’s large-scale canvases meticulously depict a liquid dreamscape world of all-too-solid fantasy. In addition to a suite of … Continued

December 2019 Around Town

Baron’s Kitchen and Bar Celebrates Two-Year Anniversary Baron’s Kitchen and Bar celebrated its two-year anniversary on Sept. 20 and has changed its name from Baron’s Xi’an Kitchen and Bar to Baron’s Sino Fusion Kitchen and Bar. The new name reflects on the wide range of different Chinese cooking styles the restaurant delivers and allows them to be more creative … Continued

October 2019 Around Town

Northwest Event Show Experience the largest and most prominent trade show for event and business professionals in the Pacific Northwest, produced by Butler Events, Nov. 13-14 at the Washington State Convention Center. The 2019 Northwest Event Show is a place to access advanced educational training, discover new ideas and tools for innovation and connect with the event community. NWEventShow.com … Continued

September 2019 Around Town

Northwest Event Show Experience the largest and most prominent trade show for event and business professionals in the Pacific Northwest, produced by Butler Events, Nov. 13-14 at the Washington State Convention Center. The 2019 Northwest Event Show is a place to access advanced educational training, discover new ideas and tools for innovation, and connect with the event community. For … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

Eritage Resort Guest Chef Series Welcomes Top Pacific NW Chefs This summer, Eritage Resort will gather talented chefs from around the Pacific Northwest to join executive chef Brian Price and James Beard Award-winning chef Jason Wilson Aug. 15 and Sept. 19. The lineup includes Ethan Stowell, John Sandstrom of Lark, Shota Nakajima of Adana and many more. Lodging packages … Continued

July 2019 Around Town

Downtown Movies in the Park The City of Bellevue Parks & Community Services has partnered with Charles Schwab and Viome, Inc. to bring you this eight-week outdoor movie series at Bellevue Downtown Park. Join your friends and family for a night of free admission, free pre-movie entertainment, and free popcorn. The series also features eight non-profit agencies, one per week. … Continued

June 2019 Around Town

Charles Smith’s Third Annual Jet City Rosé Experience Winemaker Charles Smith hosts his Third Annual Jet City Rosé Experience Saturday, June 1. Providing 2,000 rosé fans with the ultimate summer party, the event will include a curated rosé tasting from more than 25 wineries showcasing the region’s best rosés. The open tasting will take place one week … Continued

May 2019 Around Town

Bellevue Farmers Market Opening Day May 16 The Bellevue Farmers Market operates a seasonal Thursday farmers market, held every week rain or shine in the parking lot of Bellevue Presbyterian Church from 3–7 p.m., May 16 until Oct. 10. Each market day is composed of its own unique mix of vendors offering seasonal fruits and vegetables, cut flowers, fresh … Continued

April 2019 Around Town

Facebook Signs Lease for Spring District’s Block 16 The Spring District, a 36-acre development project featuring commercial, educational and residential projects, recently announced that Facebook has signed a 13-year lease for the Spring District’s Block 16. Facebook will be part of the 11-story, 316,000-square-foot office space, which is scheduled to have tenant occupancy in January 2020.  Pro Skater Donates 10 … Continued