To help you get the most out of your weekend, we've enlisted the live-event expertise of the editors of Rundown, a daily e-mail newsletter that highlights the best goings-on in nine cities across the United States. From Dallas beer tastings and Miami food festivals to Seattle book readings and San Francisco obstacle races, Rundown curates its Friday-Saturday-Sunday listings every seven days in its 'This Weekend' section. We've picked six of our favorite upcoming events from this week's USA edition of Rundown below.
Seattle: Vertfest at Alpental
Alpental opens the slopes to free-riding daredevils with races, live music, and a huge party.
Cover the split: Stick around for Sunday seminars, including a look at the rising sport of splitboarding.
Saturday-Sunday, February 16-17, 8 a.m.-6 p.m.; Alpental, 17800 Alpental Access Rd Snoqualmie Pass, WA (425-434-7669). $10-$80.
For more weekend picks, go to Rundown: Seattle.
Credit: Jason Hummel