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Pike Place Market Buskers Festival

What: The tenth annual celebration of the Market’s best street musicians.
Why: Dozens playing accordions, banjos, and everything in between.
When: Sun., 11 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: First Ave., at Pike St.

Fashion First
What: The city’s longest-running independent fashion show returns.
Why: New looks from Lizzie Parker and Report Footwear, as well as showings from such boutiques as Mercer, La Ree, and The Finerie.
When: Tonight, 7 p.m.
Where: Showbox SoDo, 1700 First Ave. S. Tickets ($50-$150) at 206-628-8949 ext. 216 or online at fashionfirstseattle.com.


What: The West Seattle favorite celebrates its fifth birthday with mimosas, treats from Little Rae’s Bakery, and new styles of flats, pumps, boots, and wedges.
Why: Snag a mystery discount that will be worth 5-50 percent off your purchase.
When: Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Where: 4447 California Ave. SW (206-935-9400).

Day of Music

Benaroya Hall hosts free concerts showcasing more than 40 artists across various genres (hip-hop, classical, rock, folk), family activities, and a wine tasting ($20).
Why: Don’t miss Youth Rescue Mission and The Beatles covers by Lohan Prado.
When: Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 200 University St. (206-215-4800).

Photo: Cathleen Shattuck / Courtesy of Pike Place Market Buskers Guild

Showbox SoDo
1700 1st Ave S
Seattle, WA 98134
1st Ave
@ Pike St
Seattle, WA 98101
4447 California Ave SW
Seattle, WA 98116
200 University St
@ 2nd Ave
Seattle, WA 98101