Food Tour: Plate Of Nations
Step out of your comfort zone to sample undiscovered restaurants in the Rainier Valley at bargain prices.
Share alike: Full meals for less than $25 is one thing, but your dining also supports the local food bank.
Fri-Sun. Various locations, see website for participants.
Nearby: Union Bar; Maxim's; Spinnaker Bay
Love Blender: Bootie Seattle
The world's best mashup dance party takes earworming hits and transforms them into new audio experiences.
Swag bag: The Bootie crew also distributes free mix CDs of the month's best and most innovative creations.
Fri 9p. Chop Suey, 1325 E. Madison, Capitol Hill (206-324-8005). $5 before 10p, $10 after.
Nearby: Canon; Needle And Thread; Tavern Law
Keg Stands: Washington Cask Beer Festival
Over 40 breweries have unfiltered, cask-conditioned ales and lagers for you to sip on at this annual event.
Take it home: In addition to as many as 25 samples, you get to bring your commemorative glass home with you.
Sat 6-10p (Session 2). Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. 305 Harrison St., Queen Anne. $40 here.
Nearby: Solo; Toulouse Petit; Mecca Cafe
Push It: RainMan Indoor Triathlon
Get ready for spring athletics with this sweet mini-tri that pushes you through a 15-minute pool swim, 30-minute indoor bike, and three-lap run.
Cross training: Whether it's your first triathlon or you're competing for time, this will give you a solid challenge.
Sun 8a-3p. Evans Pool, 7201 E Green Lake Dr. N, Greenlake (206-684-4961). $50 here.
Nearby: Die Bierstube; Mutiny Hall; The Little Red Hen