Atlas Obscura, the definitive guide to the world’s wondrous and curious places, has some exciting events coming up for fall!  If you enjoy a little history, these events are for you!

Seattle Phonographers Union at Georgetown Steam Plant

Georgetown Steam Plant (Photo Credit: Eric Magnuson)

On Friday, October 27, 2017 listen to the world in a new way at this sonic improvisation performed at a historic landmark.
Time:  8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Cost: $25
Where: 6605 13th Ave S, Seattle, Washington, 98108
Tickets are available here.

**Please note driving directions here: – GPS will get people lost!**

Dia de Los Muertos

Calaveras (Photo Credit: Raul Sanchez)

On Friday, November 3, 2017, explore the history and evolution of the Day of the Dead as both personal ritual and public festival.
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $25
Where: Phinney Neighborhood Association, 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA, 98103
Tickets are available here.

Mount Pleasant Cemetery Tour

(Photo Credit: Jared Steed)

On Saturday, November 11, 2017, join Atlas Obscura for a walking tour of Seattle’s Mt. Pleasant Cemetery to learn the unique stories of the victims of some of Washington’s most infamous tragedies.
Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Cost: $20
Where: 700 W. Raye St, Seattle, Washington, 98119
Tickets are available here.

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Lesley is the founder and editor of What's Up NW. Prior to creating, she was the Seattle city editor for For both publications, Lesley has covered fashion shows, openings, and local charity events.  She has written numerous articles shining the light on local businesses, encouraging readers to always shop local.

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