Freebie of the Week For a chance to win free tickets to this month's Northwest Chocolate Festival with sweet... um, sweets, from over 50 dessert makers, and an "aphrodisiac room" w/ wine and cocktail pairings, just tweet this Weekend Playbook, and keep your soon-to-be-sticky fingers crossed
Friday, September 6th Today from 3p-8p, and Saturday from noon-6p, you've got a chance to swill over 80 ciders from around the world at the largest event of its kind ever held in the US, Cider Summit Seattle
Speaking of cider, Yakima Valley-based hard juice purveyor Tieton Cider Works is putting on a slew of events inspired by the above-mentioned summit. Our favorite: All week, sweet bars like Ba Bar, Capitol Cider, The Coterie Room, The Old Sage, etc. will be pouring cocktails made w/ Tieton and spirits from Oola
Saturday, September 7th From 6p-midnight, Seattle's Night Market is going down in the ID w/ 20 food trucks serving Asian eats, a beer garden, a B-boy dance competition, and DJs spinning sweet Japanese and K-POP tracks
Feast on a variety of fromages from France, check out live-cooking demos, and nosh on passed hors d'oeuvres at a Cheeses of France pop-up in the Piranha Shop from 11a-7p
Upcoming The lady behind Pho Cyclo Café is giving guided tours of the sweetest spots in the ID on the 11th and the 18th. Highlights include lunch at Huong Binh Restaurant, a stroll through Chinatown, and teas and pastries from an Asian bakery. Hit 'em up for a spot!
Ongoing The crew behind Daniel's Broiler has turned the old Vintage Lounge into Prime 21, a modern-ish speakeasy serving more than 50 bourbons and 40 scotches on the 21st floor(!) of Bellevue's Bank of America tower.