Things to Do in Seattle: 10/13/16 & Beyond!

Iceland Naturally is hosting the Taste of Iceland this week! Enjoy Icelandic food at The Carlile Room, music at the free Reykjavik Calling show at Neumos, see art tonight at the Nordic Heritage Museum, experience a literary reading at the KEXP Studios and more. All the info here:

Sip the Season tonight with the Cascade Wine Valley Country at Black Bottle in Belltown.

Experience The Love Circus - an Art Show tonight at 420 E. Pike. on Capitol Hill.

Catch Seattle Opera's Hansel and Gretel, opening this Saturday and running through October 30!

Seattle Fashion Week kicks off tonight through the 19th.

Seattle Restaurant Week is still going strong through the 20th!

Goodwill Glitter Gala benefiting Goodwill's job training and education programs happens this Saturday night.

Seattle Interactive Conference - a must-attend for creatives, agencies, and brands alike - happens October 18 - 19.

Celebrate the Best of Western Washington with Team Evening Magazine and KING 5! Get your tix now for the first-ever BestFest next Wednesday at Showbox SODO.

EMP Museum presents 31 Days of Horror this October, a month in celebration of all things spooky! Full list of events below.

EMP 31 Days of Horror

EMP’s ongoing exhibit, Can’t Look Away: The Lure of Horror Film, features interactive installations, interviews, and artifacts showcasing the genre’s most iconic films and stories. View the alien creature costume from Alien, the original Night of the Living Dead script, Daryl’s zombie ear necklace from The Walking Dead, and more.

Every weekend in October guests in costume receive $5 off museum admission and kids 12 and under get in free on October 30 (excludes ticketed events, not valid with any other offer).

Fashionably Undead Prom: Under the Sea - Saturday, 10/22, 9:00p.m. - 1:00a.m. - EMP Sky Church - $25 ($19 EMP members) - 21+

Danger lurks in the deep at this retro-inspired dance and costume party! With live music by Prom Queen, fab stylings by Bowie Salon, an interactive yearbook game, haunting true tales from Puget Sound Ghost Hunters, a DJ dance party, costume contest, themed cocktails, and more.

Campout Cinema Series - 8:00p.m. various dates (doors at 7:00p.m.) - EMP Sky Church - $12 ($10 EMP members, tickets include admission to EMP’s Can’t Look Away: The Lure of Horror Film)

Campout Cinema returns with October horror-themed screenings on EMP’s massive Sky Church screen featuring a mysterious alien creature, three vengeful witches, and one very messy prom. Themed drinks, trivia, giveaways, and other surprises at every pulse-pounding event.


  • Thursday, October 13: Hocus Pocus (1993), 21+ (SOLD OUT)
  • Saturday, October 15: Hocus Pocus (1993), 21+ (SOLD OUT)
  • Sunday, October 16: Hocus Pocus (1993), all ages (SOLD OUT)
  • Friday, October 28: Carrie (1976), 21+ 

Haunted Happy Hour - Saturday, 10/15, 5:00 - 7:00p.m. / B-Movie Bingo ft. Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan (1989) - Friday, 10/28, 5:00 - 8:00p.m. (21+), EMP Culture Kitchen by Wolfgang Puck. 

Enjoy frightful drink specials at EMP’s haunted happy hours in CULTURE KITCHEN by Wolfgang Puck. Take a trip to the Upside-Down dimension, enjoy a spooky ‘90s homage with trivia from MovieCat, or take part in an interactive movie-watching experience with B-Movie Bingo.

Howl-O-Ween - Sunday, 10/30, 11:00a.m. - 2:00p.m. - EMP Sky Church

Round up your fairies, super heroes, and tiny goblins for this family-friendly Halloween party at the museum. Free with museum admission; all ages; kids 12 and under receive free admission on October 30, and guests in costume receive $5 off museum admission.

Full event details and tickets available at