Sofia Lee

Upstream, the Neoliberal Bumbershoot

Paul Allen’s new music festival was fun, but like the system that enables it, weird.

Ahoy! GIFs From the Opening of Seattle Boat Season

Stately seafairing vessels paraded down Montlake Cut for the occassion.

Chilled Out GIFs From UW’s Cherry Blossom Festival

It may still be grey outside, but spring has sprung in Seattle regardless—these trees are proof.

GIFs From Redmond’s Holi Festival of Color

Revelers gathered at Redmond City Hall for the vibrantly hued Indian celebration of spring’s arrival.

Dancing in the Darq

GIFs from last weekend’s edition of Seattle’s celebrated QTPOC dance party, Darqness.

GIFS From the Thousands-Strong Black Lives Matter March

A broad coalition marched under the BLM banner Saturday, stopping on 12th Ave. to put the youth jail on blast.

GIFs From the Desolate Ikea Closeout Sale

Before its new building opens this Wednesday, shoppers scoured the old, mostly empty Renton location for one final, eerie sale.

Solidarity Striking at Volunteer Park

GIFs from Friday’s strike in support of education workers’ right to collective bargaining.

GIFs From Kent’s Planned Parenthood Protest Face-Off

An alliance of Womxn’s Marchers and Satanists counter-protested Christian picketers on Saturday.

Powdery White GIFs From Seattle’s Snow Day

Scenes of winter revelers at Cal Anderson Park.

The Year of the Rooster and The Dance of the Lions

GIFs from Chinatown/International District’s packed Lunar New Year celebration.

GIFs From Westlake Park’s Inauguration Condemnation

Thousands gathered Downtown to show and voice their opposition to the dawn of a Trump presidency.

Getting Down at KEXP’s Expansions MLK Unity Party

DJs celebrated MLK Day at the Northwest African American Museum by getting folks to dance.

APPLAUSE: Game Show GIFs From “The Future Is 0”

Photographic animations from Northwest Film Forum’s weirdo game show.

Seahawk Aesthetics: The 12th Brand

The Seahawks aren’t just a team—being a 12 is a lifestyle. On recent trips through Forks, Leavenworth, Olympia, and here in Seattle, our photographer catalogued the deepening aesthetic reach of the blue and green.

A Very Merry Leavenworth GIFmas

Animated holiday scenes from Washington’s favorite Bavarian-themed town.

Sounders Fans Sound Off at the MLS Cup Victory Parade

GIFs from yesterday’s sea of blue and green soccer fans streaming through Seattle’s streets.

FEMAIL’s Phantasmagoric Fringe Fashion

GIFs from the Seattle/L.A. design duo’s show at Brainfreeze—the old Lusty Lady buiding.

Earth, WEEED and So Pitted Rock the Boats at the Ballard Shipyard

GIFs from Filson Ballard’s very Filson-y launch party.