The Weekend Guide

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World’s Largest Snowball Fight

What: Join forces with the city’s snow-obsessed in an attempt to beat the world record (and benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of King County).
Why: More than 160,000 pounds of the white stuff will be trucked in from the mountains; it’s going down rain or shine.
When: Sat., noon-5:30 p.m.
Where: Seattle Center, 321 Mercer St.

Independent Designer Runway Show

What: Submit your best work for a chance to show at Bellevue Fashion Week. Eight local designers win a runway presentation, and one also scores a retail showcase at Bellevue Square and funding to help launch or grow his or her business.
Why: Your fortune cookie said big things would happen in 2013.
When: Enter by Mar. 1.
Where: Download the application at bellevuecollection.com/fashionweek.

Il Corvo

What: Mike Easton’s pasta heaven debuts digs in Pioneer Square.
Why: Plans for weekly family-style dinners are in the works now that he has the space to accommodate.
When: Mon.-Fri., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: 217 James St. (206-538-0999).

Easy Street Records

What: Show some love to the legendary Queen Anne location before it closes next week.
Why: A great excuse to start a vinyl collection of your favorite DailyCandy Jams.
When: Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Where: 20 Mercer St. (206-691-3279).

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217 James St
Seattle, WA 98104
305 Harrison St
@ 5th Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109
20 Mercer St
@ Queen Anne Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109