What’s on this weekend

Summer is in full swing, and so are the outdoor events: this weekend is the annual SeafoodFest, starting tonight in the heart of downtown Ballard. Also on the agenda is the Ballard Locks Centennial Boat Parade, with about 50 historic boats passing through the Locks on Sunday morning. Here’s the full weekend line-up: Friday, July 7: […]

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SeafoodFest is this weekend

Get ready for Ballard’s fishiest festival: this weekend, July 7-9, is SeafoodFest, set to fill central Ballard with salmon barbecues, local music, arts and crafts and more. The festival will kick off on Friday, July 7 at 5pm, with live music, a beer garden, and food trucks. Music starts with a DJ at 6pm, #All4Doras at 7pm, […]

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Ballard SeafoodFest asks for help with funding

For the first time ever, the annual Ballard SeafoodFest has started a fundraising campaign to raise money for this year’s festival. They’re fundraising on Kickstarter.com, a website that allows groups or individuals to raise money for creative projects. SeafoodFest organizers are hoping to raise $5,000 by July 4. Here is a link to their Kickstarter site. Stan […]

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Kick-off SeafoodFest with a BBQ benefit

With the Ballard SeafoodFest coming up this weekend, the festivities kick-off on Friday evening with a BBQ Benefit for the Seattle Fishermen’s Memorial. From 6:30 to 10 p.m. at the Ballard Elks (6411 Seaview Ave NW), enjoy live music by the Sourmash Stevedores, food from Somkin’ Petes BBQ and drinks from Maritime Pacific Brewery, Cloud […]

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