Every Friday, Lynn Jacobson, the features editor at the Seattle Times, highlights a weekend events happening in the Seattle area. Here are links to resources and information about a few of the events for February 8-10:
This most recent Cirque du Soleil extravaganza runs through March 24 under a big circus tent in Marymoor Park in Redmond. Check out the Seattle Times review or the official site for information on the performances and tickets.
Lunar New Year
A festival at Hing Hay Park in the International District ushers in the Year of the Snake with dragon and lion dances, a food walk with a $2 tasting menu, a children’s costume parade, and a live reptile show. The event runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday. Find out all about the festivities at their website.
PHOTOS: Two images of a lion dance from the 2011 festival attached. Credit: Greg Gilbert / The Seattle Times.
Georgetown Art Attack
This is the fifth anniversary of Seattle’s funkiest neighborhood art walk. If you’re not sure where to start, they make it easy by offering tours or a free art bus, running up and down Airport Way South. The event is 6-9 p.m. on Saturday in Georgetown. Visit the official site to learn more.