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Where to Watch Outdoor Movies this Summer

Who wants to stay inside during a perfect Seattle summer night? Pack the popcorn and a picnic basket and enjoy one of these movies by moonlight

This article appears in print in the July 2018 issue. Click here to subscribe. See websites for more details; most films begin around…

Gavin Borchert

6 Seattle Outdoor Music Festivals in July

Hear that? Outdoor music season is in full swing. Here are some of this month’s highlights

Sol performing at Capitol Hill Block Party

Gavin Borchert

Congee Is Our New Favorite Comfort Food

An Uwajimaya food stall is dishing up soul-warming bowls of rice porridge

It’s nothing fancy, but congee is comfort food at its core; spruce it up with peanuts, pickled vegetables and soy

Chelsea Lin

AIA Home of Distinction: Inside a Sublime San Juan Island Retreat

A couple’s San Juan Island campsite turns into the home of their dreams—30 years in the making

LITTLE BOXES: Paul and Bonnie Bunning wanted their house to be an art piece, says principal designer Geoff Prentiss. That

Chelsea Lin

By the Numbers: The Special Olympics Comes To Seattle

More than 4,000 athletes and coaches from all 50 states will be here for the Special Olympics USA Games from July 1 to 6

This article appears in print in the July 2018 issue. Click here to subscribe. Join the Special Olympics for the 50th anniversary of…

Sarah Edwards

How to Go Foraging for Thimbleberries

Plus: a recipe for a delicious homespun thimbleberry jam

Though the thimbleberry is fragile and anti-commercial in nearly every way, its flavor punches way above its weight.

Langdon Cook