It’s Friday, 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-with-work-get-me-outta-here time. Check our picks for the activities to hit and new establishments to explore.
Where/When: 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., every Friday at Malt & Vine in Redmond.
Why Go: This week's featured beer is from New Belgium Brewery. Meet the beer maker and receive a free beer glass with purchase of any six pack from New Belgium.
Pricing: $1 covers the tasting.
Where/When: 7 p.m. Friday at the Sammamish Family YMCA gym.
Why Go: What better way to kick off your weekend then with a little swing dancing? You even get a free lesson before the dance.
Pricing: Admission is $5 (no charge for YMCA members).
Where/When: Friday and Saturday at the Tacoma Dome.
Why Go: Come root on Redmond-area wrestlers as they compete at state.
Pricing: Day passes available for $11-$15; two-day passes available for $23.
Where/When: 8 to 10 p.m. Friday at in Redmond.
Why Go: Sit back, relax and let the great Jim Page take care of the rest. His sound is almost James Taylor-esque. Here's a sneak peak (song starts around the 3:30 mark).
Where/When: 6 to 7 p.m. Friday at Bill the Butcher in Redmond.
Why Go: Come learn how Butcher and Chef Scott W. Molyneaux cut a whole lamb into all the cuts possible, including demonstration of techniques to use raw local ingredients to prepare braised lamb shanks, rolled lamb breast, and more.
Pricing: The demonstration is free but space is limited. Call 425-636-8901 to register.