Weekend Planner: Mile Dash, 'Chicago,' SoulFood Drum Circle and More

Check out our list of events and activities to check out in and around Redmond this weekend.

It’s Thursday, and you’ve got no idea what you’ll do for the weekend.

Redmond Patch is coming to the rescue. We’ve got the best bets for your done-work, outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit and new places to explore.

Is there something we missed? Let us know by sharing the event details in the comments section.

  • Where/When: 6:30 to 8 a.m. Sunday at .
  • Why Go: Wear your team’s jersey and join the Old Redmond Schoolhouse Community Center for a 1-mile downhill run before the big game. The race starts at Redmond Jr. High School and travels south down 166th Avenue Northeast, finishing at the . The first male/female finisher will win shoes from FootZone.
  • Pricing: Entry is $10. Registration ends Friday, Feb. 3. No day of race registration. Bring non-perishable food for Hopelink donation.

  • Where/When: 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 2 p.m. Sunday at .
  • Why Go: Join SecondStory Repertory for the opening weekend of its newest production, Chicago. This sensational tale of greed, corruption, and show biz has everything that makes theater great: knock-out dancing, a ripped-from-the-headlines story about fame and scandal, and one show-stopping musical number after another. Come enjoy an electrifying night of musical theater with such hit songs as "Razzle Dazzle" and "All That Jazz."
  • Pricing: $25 for adults and $20 for students/seniors/educators/military. Thursday's preview screening is "pay what you can." Tickets are going fast—Saturday night's screening has already sold out!

  • Where/When: 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday at .
  • Why Go: Do you love drumming but don't have anyone to jam with? Come out to SoulFood Books this Sunday and join in on the fun! There is no experience needed to participate, just heart.
  • Pricing: Free.

  • Where/When: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at Bridle Trails State Park in Kirkland.
  • Why Go: Join artist Betz Bernhard and have fun making prints from natural materials with an etching press and printing inks. This class is designed for adults and children 11 or older.
  • Pricing: Register in advance at programs@bridletrails.org or by calling 425-827-6595. There is a $20 fee for supplies.

  • Where/When: 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Apple Farm Village Shopping Center in Woodinville.
  • Why Go: Visit the Apple Farm Village Shopping Center this Friday for an evening of excellent wine, food, music and art. Enjoy tasting the high quality wines produced by Cougar Crest Winery, Zerba Cellars and Otis Kenyon Wine in a festival atmosphere. Listen to the musicians performing in each of the three tasting rooms. View the works of professional visual artists. Experience pairing specialty foods with the wines in each establishment.
  • Pricing: $25 per person or free for wine club members.
Maura Barr February 03, 2012 at 02:41 PM
Redmond Junior High presents Mulan Jr. at the RPAC tonight at 7pm. Tickets available at the door. Shows at 7pm on Friday and Saturday night too and a 2pm matinee on Saturday! Don't miss these talented kids!
Caitlin Moran February 03, 2012 at 05:00 PM
Thanks, Maura!


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