THIS WEEKEND IN SOUTH SEATTLE—Old School Fellas, Dollar Day at Columbia Thrift, Seattle Tap Jam, and more!

Friday, March 16th

Music: Correo Aereo
Details: “Correo Aereo (Air Mail) is an award winning all acoustic multi-instrumental and vocal Latin/World Music Duo. They perform traditional and original music of Latin America: especially Venezuela, Argentina & Mexico . . . ” 21+
Time: 8 PM
Where: Columbia City Theater Bourbon Bar—4916 Rainier Ave S.
Cost: FREE
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Community/Horticulture: African Elder Wetland Work Party
Details: “Join a team of East African seniors along with Tilth staff and neighbors as we restore 6 acres of wetlands and forests on Seattle’s largest urban farm.”
Time: 10 AM–12 PM
Where: Rainier Beach Urban Farm & Wetlands—5513 S. Cloverdale St
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Music: Royal Rose Club Happy Hour with Wanda Gardner
Details: “Wonderful vocalist, influenced by many Jazz greats and her gospel upbringing. Come after work, relax, have dinner and enjoy this early evening elegance. No charge.”
Time: 5–8 PM
Where: Royal Esquire Club—5016 Rainier Ave S.
Cost: FREE
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Music: Jazz Night School
Details: “Jazz Night School is Seattle’s largest all-ages jazz education organization. Based in South Seattle, Jazz Night School provides high-quality individual and group jazz instruction in a supportive environment for aspiring musicians of all ages and abilities . . . ”
Time: 5:30 PM
Where: The Royal Room—5000 Rainier Ave S.
Cost: FREE
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Burlesque: Stripped Screw presents Disney After Dark & Walt’s Dungeon
Details: “. . . From dramatically comedic to drippingly sensual, this IS Disney After Dark, inspired by the many works and worlds of Disney. Starring Stripped♥Screw Burlesque: Kutie LaBootie, Seraphina Fiero, Stella D’Letto & Violet Ten Dencies with Special Guests: Iva Handfull, Lady Drew Blood, Paris Original, Trojan Original (Danny Boulet), Valerie Veils, Kiki Mustang & Celia Lipshutz . . .” (Performances throughout the weekend)
Time: 9 PM
Where: Columbia City Theater—4916 Rainier Ave S.
Cost: $28 (plus fees)
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Movies: Tomb Raider, A Wrinkle in Time, Black Panther
Details: In addition to these new titles, Ark Lodge is also showing Fritz Lang’s Sci-Fi classic The Complete Metropolis (now restored!) in the Prestige Room.
Time: Showtimes vary
Where: Ark Lodge Cinemas—4816 Rainier Avenue S.
Cost: Matinee (before 5 PM)—Adults & Children $9, Seniors (62+) $8 / Evenings—Adults $12, Children (3-12 years) $9, Seniors $8
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Food/Drink/Music: Clock-Out Lounge & Breezy Town Pizza Opening Night
Details: “. . . We’ll be opening the doors for happy hour/dining service at 4pm and will be family friendly until 8 PM daily. Maxwell Edison & DJ Veins will be providing the soundtrack for the evening – garage, psych, R&B, soul, funk, glam, new-wave & post-punk will be thrown into the blender with plenty of booze crushed into cocktails to keep you partying all night long!! . . . ” 21+ after 9 PM
Time: 4 PM–2 AM
Where: Clock-Out Lounge—4864 Beacon Ave S.
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Saturday, March 17th

Youth/Yoga: Yoga for Youth
Details: “Charge up for the school year. Parents feel free to bring your youth age 5 and above to take the yoga for youth class. This is a fun, movement based, art and yoga class. Every class is includes basic yoga presented in fun games. And a hands on art project makes the class a very unique and super fun . . . ”
Time: 11 AM
Where: Kanjin Yoga—5701 Rainier Ave S., Ste B
Cost: $10 Per Session
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Community/Dance/Music: Family Dance Party at Orval Appreciation Day
Details: “Join us for an afternoon of festive family entertainment! Big Chickie and Slow Boat Tavern will be celebrating Orval Brewery and their unique brand of beer. Have some tasty treats and an adult beverage, and then come get your dance on with the family! I’ll be playing a mix of global sounds . . . A word from Slow Boat Tavern: Help us celebrate one of the most interesting beers in the world with a limited menu and special pricing on Orval bottles all day . . .” Hosted by Eli Rosenblatt
Time: 12–3 PM
Where: Big Chickie—5520 Rainier Ave S.
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Youth/Movies: A Wrinkle in Time – Powerful Voices Fundraiser
Details: “Join us at the movies to see A Wrinkle in Time . . . Too often, movies, books, and stories do not portray all of the unique and intersecting identities that girls* hold . . . This film screening will allow us to re/frame a childhood story through a new lens . . . We will hold a discussion after the event to re/flect on what the possibilities of girlhood could be if we center girls* of color as warriors for change! *A girl is anyone who identifies as or is socialized as a girl!”
Time: 11:30 AM, Doors, Book Signing | 12 PM Film Screening | 2 PM, Panel Discussion
Where: Ark Lodge Cinemas—4816 Rainier Avenue S.
Cost: FREE (Under 18), $20 to Sponsor a Young Person
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Community/Sale: Dollar Day at Columbia Thrift
Details: “Please join us this Saturday as we give thanks for being open! Have you ever been to a quality thrift shop where EVERYTHING is a dollar?! Make this a plan and a priority! We’re sure there is something for everyone! See you there!”
Time: 10 AM–7 PM
Where: Columbia Thrift—3722 S. Hudson St (Lower Level)
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Community/Music/Food: Celebrate St. Pat’s Day with us!
Details: “Join us all day and night March 17th for Irish Lunch and Dinner specials: 1. Corned Beef & Cabbage, 2. Steak & Guinness Pot Pie, 3. Fresh Fish in Ale & Dill Sauce. Pouring pints of Guinness Stout & Harp Lager. Irish Music all day. ALSO…we have a Bagpiper playing, 6 PM.”
Time: 11 AM–12 PM
Where: Columbia City Ale House—4914 Rainier Ave S.
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Food/Community: La Cocina Vegan Tamale Cooking Class!
Details: “. . . All cooking supplies and ingredients will be provided, but please bring your own apron. On occasion, La Cocina classes are held in the Centilia Cultural Center’s kitchen to accommodate larger groups. The Centilia Cultural Center is located within Plaza Roberto Maestas at 1660 South Roberto Maestas Festival Street . . . The money for the La Cocina School at El Centro de la Raza Latin Cooking Classes go to fund El Centro de la Raza’s Senior programs . . . ”
Time: 10 AM
Where: El Centro de la Raza—2524 16th Ave S.
Cost: $70–$85
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Music: Old School Fellas Concert/Party
Details: “The Old School Fellas bring you the harmonies and rhythms that you crave for; real music. The Motown sound is one that the Old School Fellas are expert in and deliver flawlessly. Come experience a live band with a singing group, dance steps and all. You will truly enjoy this Royal Esquire Club experience.”
Time: 7 PM–12 AM
Where: Royal Esquire Club—5016 Rainier Ave S.
Cost: $15
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Dance/Music: Seattle Tap Jam / Electric Circus
Details: Early show (5:30 PM, sliding scale—$7, $10, $12, $15): “Tap dancers and fans alike are invited to attend this jam session hosted by Jessie Sawyers. This event is inclusive to participants of all ages, abilities, and studio affiliations.” / Late show (9 PM, FREE): “Electric Circus remixes classic R&B, soul and rock for the 21st century with sampled grooves, improvised sonic exploration, light projections and reinventions of mid 20th century psychedelia.” The Royal Room is All Ages until 10 PM
Where: The Royal Room—5000 Rainier Ave S.
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Music: Christeene with Ononos & Loungettes
Details: “CHRISTEENE is a human pissoir of raw unabashed sexuality; a gender-blending, booty-pounding, perversion of punk fully equipped with an arsenal of ferocious music intertwined with raw moments of strained intimacy and fiery stank.” 21+
Time: 9 PM–2 AM
Where: Clock-Out Lounge—4864 Beacon Ave S.
Cost: $15–17
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Sunday, March 18th

Community/Fitness: Sunday Social Stroll
Details: “Did you know walking can improve your mood, coordination, and strengthens your bones and muscles? Calling all EARLY BIRDS, looking for a morning social group that enjoys the outdoors! ALL ages, genders, and fitness abilities are welcome!” Hosted by The Duncan Connection
Time: 9–10 AM
Where: Seward Park—5900 Lake Washington Blvd. S.
Cost: FREE
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Food/Community: Brunch with Musang – Spring Pop Up
Details: “Join us for Brunch with Musang, a pop-up Filipino Brunch at Bar Del Corso, every third Sunday of the month! . . . The sun is finally shining and Spring is around the corner! Sit at our table with our fresh and seasonal take on Filipino favorites! Love from our family to yours.”
Time: 10:30 AM–2:30 PM
Where: Bar del Corso—3057 Beacon Avenue S.
Cost: $40 (Plus gratuity)
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Music: JazzED / Cherry Boy, RGK and the Alternative Facts, Micah Subar
Details: Early show (4:30 PM, FREE): “Seattle JazzED is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization, which was founded in 2010 by a small group of volunteers and music educators, who wanted kids to get great music education opportunities, regardless of what school they went to or how much money they had.” / Late show (7:30 PM, FREE): “Cherry Boy: Started by Collin Lee Johnson and Jack Dearth” The Royal Room is All Ages until 10 PM
Time/Cost: See “Details” (above)
Where: The Royal Room—5000 Rainier Ave S.
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