Sometimes the stars align, and a fall weekend pops up that has so many experiences packed into it that it feels like a summer one. That's this weekend. Our events calendar should be where you digitally camp out, waiting for big events to drop, but for this weekend, we've narrowed it down to a few biggies.

Friday, Nov. 15

Harmon Pray for Snow ice sculpture
Harmon Restaurant’s 23rd Annual Pray for Snow Party
Harmon's vision has always been to be Tacoma's base camp for mountaineering and skiing. With the numb-fingertips season coming, but not necessarily coming fast enough, join the Harmon crew and tons of local retailers for a night of music and raffles of snow gear to benefit the Food Connection's Backpack Program. It's like apres-ski, but more avant

Saturday, Nov. 16

Tacoma Night Market
So you haven't heard about the Tacoma Night Market? Now that you have, you should spruce up your under-a-rock living space with some hand-crafted, locally made decor. This is where you find that, and live music, and local food, and good fun.

Sunday, Nov. 17

Tacoma Distillery Festival
The first-ever Tacoma Distillery Festival is going down at Tacoma Armory, with 20+ distilleries from around the Pacific Northwest bringing their A-game, plus local restaurants providing all the food.