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Bardahl sign and headquarters.
Feb 22
Seattle, Washington

Inside Bardahl: A Guided Tour

Explore the headquarters of this automotive empire and meet legendary race car driver Al Young.
Chocolatier Aaron Barthel
Mar 2
Seattle, Washington

For The Love of Chocolate

Join us for a Gastro Obscura event exploring intriguing connections between heart, body, and mind in this fascinating talk and tasting focused on one of the most beloved foods of the world.
North Pacific right whale
Mar 14
Seattle, Washington

Searching for the North Pacific Right Whale

Discover the history of this rare species and meet one filmmaker on a mission to save them.
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Mar 16
Seattle, Washington

Exploring the Tragedies of Mt. Pleasant Cemetery

Join us for a walking tour of Seattle’s Mt. Pleasant Cemetery to learn the unique stories of the victims of some of Washington’s most infamous tragedies.
Skewered locust.
Mar 28
Seattle, Washington

An Insect Feast

Munch on crickets, locusts, and Chinese medicinal ants in an iconic 1960s dive bar.
A walk through the past, towards the future.
Mar 30
Seattle, Washington

Making A Memorial

Get an inside sneak-peek at a major public art installation in the process of being created.
The Virginia V.
Apr 26
Seattle, Washington

Steamships and Sternwheelers on the S.S. Virginia V

Journey back to the age of the Puget Sound Mosquito Fleet.