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Art Walk, theater, folk music and Spring Safari in Greenwood-Phinney Ridge this weekend

Here’s what’s on tap in the neighborhood this weekend. Check our Events calendar any time for more.
Taproot Theatre continues its production of “Crowns” through April 28, at 204 N. 85th St.
PhinneyWood Art Up Chow Down Art Walk is from 6-9 p.m. Friday at dozens of venues along Phinney-Greenwood avenues and nearby. See the Art Walk website for a complete list of participating venues, artists and a map.
Dipping Sauce Friday 13th Spooktacular” at 10 p.m. Friday at The Pocket Theater, 8312 Greenwood Ave. N.
Seattle Folklore Society presents True North at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and The Press Gang at 7 p.m. Sunday, both at the Phinney Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., in Community Hall in the Brick Building.
Saturday is Woodland Park Zoo’s Spring Safari: African Wildlife Conservation Day, with special zookeeper talks, educational activities, a remote camera scavenger hunt, crafts, animal enrichment sessions, and special programming (including a dance party) inside Zoomazium. It’s all included with zoo admission. That day the zoo also will accept handheld electronics, accessories and batteries for recycling. Collection boxes will be at both the South and West entrances.
Traffic-wise this weekend:

  • March for Science begins at 10 a.m. Saturday at Cal Anderson Park on Capitol Hill and end at Seattle Center. Metro buses will be rerouted, so check the Service Advisories page for more information about your route.
  • The I-5 express lanes will delay opening this weekend due to maintenance work. The lanes will open southbound at 10:30 a.m. Saturday and at 11 a.m. Sunday. They will open in the northbound direction at the normal time of 1:45 p.m. both days.
  • Seattle Mariners play the Oakland A’s at Safeco Field at 7:10 p.m. Friday, 6:10 p.m. Saturday, and 1:10 p.m. Sunday.
  • Halo World Championship 2018 Finals at CenturyLink Field Event Center Friday through Sunday.