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Boozin' Blues Happy Hour with Foodz Catering

Join Foodz Catering and the Velvet Underground Dining Experience for their upcoming event the "Boozin' Blues Happy Hour".  Enjoy two hours of complimentary sensory satisfaction, indulge in a variety of delicious food and custom craft cocktails provided by Foodz Catering and be entertained with a live performance by local blues sensation Milky Burgess of the Yada Yada Blues Band.

Check out the complementary Southern Style Menu they have prepared for the Open House:

Shrimp and Grits
Chicken 'n Waffles
Hush Puppies
Fried Green Tomatoes 
BBQ Rib Served with Southern-Style Collard Greens 
Creole Shrimp Cocktail Shooters
BLT Deviled Eggs

Mini House-Made Bread Pudding
Pecan Pie Shooters
Red Velvet Cake

See what else is happening with Foodz Catering on their Events Calendar-theirs magic, bourbon and bacon to RSVP for!Happy Hour with Foodz Catering


A Night of Artful Pairings at Chihuly Garden and Glass

A Night of Artful Pairings returns to Chihuly Garden and Glass. Sip and savor your way through wine tastings and food pairings while surrounded by the beautiful art of Dale Chihuly within eight galleries, the Garden and the signature Glasshouse.  Sample seven mystery wines from favorite local wineries including the winner from last year, Ambassador Wines of Washington, and vote on your favorite. Be surprised as we reveal the wines in the Glasshouse with a Q&A hosted by Master Winemaker Bob Betz, leaving plenty of time to enjoy music by Brian Nova and meet the vintners. 

2015 Wineries:

Baer Winery 
Brian Carter Cellars 
Charles Smith Wines 
Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery 
Force Majeure Vineyards 
Tranche Cellars 
Ambassador Wines of Washington

A portion of the proceeds, up to $1500, from the event will be donated to support Washington State University’s Viticulture and Enology Program.

A Night of Artful Pairings

  • November 12, 2015, 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • This is a 21+ event and ID must be shown at the door for entrance.
  • Tickets are $69 per person includes wine tastings, food, music, Exhibition admission, gratuity and taxes. 
  • Visit for more information. 


LeMay–America's Car Museum - Grand Opening this Saturday!!

It's been a long time coming and eagerly awaited by car lovers everywhere. This Saturday, June 2, is the grand opening of the new LeMay–America's Car Museum in Tacoma (next to the Tacoma Dome).  ACM is both a fantastic museum and a wonderful new event venue. It includes "over a dozen individually configured spaces for gatherings of 5 to 2500 participants."

From the ACM website: "The wait is nearly over, and we’re excited to show you our home! We have a weekend full of grand opening activities here at LeMay - America’s Car Museum for you and your friends to celebrate and experience our beautiful new museum! Click here for more information and to purchase tickets."


Photos from LeMay – America's Car Museum


SEAFAIR - Celebrate it on the water! 

Party party party! Today kicks off the start of Seafair Fleet Week, and we think a great way to enjoy the festivities is by joining Argosy Cruises or Waterways Cruises and Events for one of their themed tours! Argosy is offering three events this Saturday and Sunday. The Blue Angels Viewing Cruise departs from South Lake Union and Carillon Point at 12 pm and for an evening cruise hop on the Ships and Salsa dinner cruise at 7pm from Pier 56! Waterways Cruises is having a Blue Angels BBQ Lunch Cruise starting at 11:30 and departing Saturday from Waterways Homeport in Seattle and Sunday from Southport pier in Renton. Make your reservations NOW!




Big Shout Out! Joplin Tornado Relief Fundraiser!

Mike Chase of Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes and Peter Birk of Ray's Boathouse held a fundraiser for the disaster relief efforts for the victims of the tragic tornado that swept through Joplin, MO. Mike and Peter both are from Joplin and have family and friends who were directly affected by the tornado. Along with many other local vendors and supporters, we are happy to see they have raised over $22,000 for the Joplin Humane Society and the American Red Cross! To see all the details and supporters who helped make this possible check out Ray's link. Congratulations to all involved!!



Joplin Tornado Relief Fundraiser

Joplin Tornado Relief Fundraiser
Please Join Us
Wednesday June 15, 2011
5 - 9 PM
Ray's Boathouse Northwest Room
$30 per guest
Tuxedos and Tennis Shoes Catering and Events
Ray's Boathouse to raise money for this worthy cause
that has hit our own very close to home.
TNT Executive Chef Mike Chase (right) and
Ray's Boathouse Executive Chef Peter Birk (left)
are two chefs from Joplin, Missouri.
They have many friends and family living in Joplin who have been
devastated by the recent deadly tornado.  Thankfully, they are all safe.
However, Mike's sister Heidi and Peter's sister Ann both lost their homes.
 Now with the rest of Joplin, they face
the enormous task of cleaning up and rebuilding their lives.
Join us for a great evening of Joplin-inspired food,
wine, beer and fundraising.
All proceeds will go directly to the
American Red Cross and the Joplin Humane Society.
(you can choose where you would like your ticket price to go)
Go to the Ray's Boathouse site here to purchase tickets.
Chef Peter and Ray's has done a tremendous job of putting
 this event together.  We thank them for letting us be a part of it.
We hope to see you there!  Thank you.


Celebrating Memorial Day Weekend In Seattle?

Memorial Day is a day to honor those who have served our country. But it's also the unofficial start of Summer.  Here are a few things you could do if you are staying in the Seattle area.

This year several museums across the state are giving FREE admission to military personel and their families now through Labor Day. Museums around Seattle include: Henry Art Gallery, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle Kids Quest Childrens Museum, Tacoma Art Museum, and Washington State History Museum

This Saturday marks the 40th annual Northwest Folklife Festival at Seattle Center! Starting at 11am and going till 9pm enjoy food vendors, crafts marketplace, live music, and sidewalk artists. The festival is free, but suggests a $10 donation.

The Museum of Flight is holding Memorial Day Programs on Memorial Day.

MOHAI is also having a Memorial Day celebration that offers Free admission to veterans and military personel.

Garden of Rememberance Memorial Day Ceremony will be held at the westside of Benaroya Hall to honor the lives that have been lost in this past year.

The Tahoma National Cemetery Memorial Day service is scheduled for 1 p.m. May 30.

American Legion posts are planning ceremonies–check with your local post.