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44 Affordable and Last-Minute Seattle Pride 2018 Events

The Seattle Pride Parade, Pony Pride, and Other $10-and-Under Pride Events

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44 Affordable and Last-Minute Seattle Pride 2018 Events

The Seattle Pride Parade, Pony Pride, and Other $10-and-Under Pride Events

Last-Minute Plans: 97 Free, Cheap & Easy Things To Do In Seattle This Weekend: June 22-24, 2018

The Bellevue Strawberry Festival, a Shake Shack x Canlis Pop-Up, and More $10-and-Under Events

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The Queers Who Changed Our Lives: The 2018 Queer Issue

Jinkx Monsoon on RuPaul, Dan Savage on John Wayne Gacy, Sophia Stephens on Audre Lorde, and more.

What Happened After My Boyfriend Got Sexually Assaulted in the Military

When he told me about the assault, he asked me never to tell. But I was young and idealistic, and I could not be silent.

The Loser

Three-time loser Dino Rossi is running for office. Again.

After Evergreen

One Year Later, Bret Weinstein and Heather Heying Look Back

Food & Drink »

The New Dynasty Room Is Sexy as Hell

It's a pop-up craft cocktail bar in the late Four Seas Restaurant.

Go to Jazz Alley for the Music, but Be Sure Not to Eat First

Their food is better than it needs to be.

Splurging on Sinful Comfort Food in a Vegan Restaurant

Plum is the place that Stevie Wonder, Tobey Maguire, and other rich people eat when they're in town.

We Stole the Company Credit Card. We Went to Denny’s. We Slurped the Crystal Crunch Milk Shake.

Denny’s Solo: A Star Wars Story menu is a real thing.

Music »

GAYEXP Is a Party for All the Coolest Intersectional Queers

I'm excited to see SassyBlack, Guayaba, and Sashay perform.

The Cure vs. the Smiths: Who's Better?

A cover night at the Sunset Tavern ought to settle this.

Peach Kelli Pop’s New Album Is Sunshine Punk with Pit Bulls

Gentle Leader features full-throttle hooks and explosive sweetness.

Weed »

Famous Queers Share Their Favorite Weed Strains

Getting baked with James Baldwin, Virginia Woolf, Oscar Wilde, and Gertrude Stein.

The Portable Summer Stoner

Two cool tools for going out and about.

Got Cannabis Q’s? We’ve Got Cannabis A’s

Let’s dip into the reader mailbag!

Art and Performance Summer 2018 »

Kathy Griffin Is Back and Better Than Ever

A conversation with the comic about her life since the infamous photo.

My Japanese Heritage Is Not Your Fetish

But if you're actually interested in Japanese heritage, Seattle in the summer is a good place to be.

Let's Fight: Reading Indoors vs. Reading Outdoors

A friendly debate between Rich Smith and Charles Mudede. Can you guess who prefers what?

Paul Bunyan, the Tin Woodman, Woodrow Wilson, and Other Experts Weigh In on Timber! Outdoor Music Festival

What's the most exciting band playing this year? We asked around. Illustrations by Cassandra Swan

Arts »

The Picture of Dorian Gray at Book-It Is a Must-See

Their version of the Oscar Wilde classic is a happy reminder of how good good theater can be.

If You Loved Black Panther, You Will Love Lessons from the Institute of Empathy

Go see artist Saya Woolfalk's work at Seattle Art Museum.

Food and Drink Guide 2018 »

The Stranger's Guide to Food and Drink 2018: Well-Done & Rare Edition

Our favorites of Seattle's most bountiful tastes and where to find more elusive flavors.

Our Favorite Places to Eat Gluten Free in Seattle

Niche, Capitol Cider, NuFlours, Razzi's and other places where you can feel like you're eating normally again—pizza, pastries, and sandwiches included!

Our Favorite Vietnamese Restaurants in Seattle

Pho Bac Sup Shop, Ba Bar, Wicked Chopstix and more must-try Vietnamese food found amid Seattle's plentitude.

Our Favorite Restaurants in Seattle to Get Southern Food and Barbecue

French Quarter Kitchen, JuneBaby, Wandering Goose, and other places to enjoy down-home Southern flavors.

Spring Green Guide »

Confused About Indica vs. Sativa?

This handy guide should clear everything up.

Will Weed Make You Better at Sports?

Golf and soccer are better if you've eaten an edible—but tennis is a disaster.

Meet the Radical Libertarian Who Figured Out How to Monetize Marijuana on Instagram

Maybe she's born with it. Maybe it's marijuana.

Queer Issue 2018 »

The Queers Who Changed Our Lives: The 2018 Queer Issue

Jinkx Monsoon on RuPaul, Dan Savage on John Wayne Gacy, Sophia Stephens on Audre Lorde, and more.

How RuPaul Changed My Life

What I've learned from Ru, and what Ru has taught the world.

The Killer That Haunted My Adolescence

John Wayne Gacy was all over the news in my freshman year of high school. But worse was yet to come.

What It's Like Coming Out as Queer in a Traditional Chinese Family

My dad says he knew something was up with me when I cut my hair.

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