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Got this in an email, passing it along...

To our PrideFest Supporters,

Northern Xposure Weekend – affectionately dubbed "NX" by veteran attendees -- is a Seattle social and fundraising event that takes place each August. Produced by Rich Kaalaas and George Delmar of Two Knights Event, and the NX volunteers, it raises money for Lambert House, a resource center for LGBT youth. Various social gatherings – beach parties, dances, a boat cruise and other events – allow attendees to enjoy one of the most beautiful places in the country at a particularly beautiful time of year.

Since its inception in 2000, Northern Xposure Weekend has raised more than $106,000 for Lambert House. Because of this amazing effort by a generous group of friends, Lambert House has kept its doors open to the gay youth of today, helping to shape those who will be gay leaders tomorrow.

This year, NX celebrates it's 10 Year Anniversary, with NX DECADE. It will be a time to celebrate all the hard work that has brought us to this mile stone, and will set the tone for a weekend where anyone in or visiting Seattle can enjoy a great weekend of Socializing, Dancing, Food and Fun!

LIST OF WEEKEND EVENTS:

********* THURSDAY AUGUST 25TH *********

COCKTAIL/ALLTAIL : KICKOFF SOCIAL

Start the weekend off with some tail!

6pm - 10pm

CC Attle's

1701 E. Olive Way

No Cover Event, Donations Encouraged

********* FRIDAY AUGUST 26TH *********

BUXOM BEEFY BONFIRE BONANZA

A Very Special NX Event

7pm-10:30pm

Alki Beach

across the street from Spuds (map)

No Cover Event, Donations Encouraged

MUSCLEUP!

w/ DJ George Delmar

Men, Mayhem, Muscle & Music

9pm-2am

The Baltic Room

1207 Pine St.

$5 Door Cover

or part of the NX Weekend Pass

VALKYRIEQUEER!

The Ladies Have Always Known How to Party!

The Wildrose

9pm-2am

$5 Donation Encouraged

or part of the NX Weekend Pass

********* SATURDAY AUGUST 27TH *********

NX POOL PARTY

w/ DJ Dana Dub

Let's Get Soaking Wet!

Noon - 5pm

Private Greenlake Estate

$10 Advance Tickets Required

or part of the NX Weekend Pass

Featuring the first ever NX Project Runway!

MYTHOS DANCE PARTY

w/ DJ/Producer John LePage

Fantasy Come To Life

9pm - 2am

Neumos Nightclub

925 E Pike St.

$12 Advance Tickets

$15 @ The Door

or part of the NX Weekend Pass

********* SUNDAY, AUGUST 28TH *********

NX COFFEE SOCIAL

1pm-3pm

See the NXposure.com Website for up to date info

SWEATea NX CLOSING PARTY

w/ DJ Brian Gorr

End The Weekend Right

Sponsored by Castrobear Presents

9pm-2am

The Cuff Complex

1533 13th Ave

$10 @ The Door

or part of the NX Weekend Pass

********* INFORMATION & TICKETS *********

For more information please visit www.nxposure.com. Advance Tickets and the NX Weekend Pass are available at DogHouse Leathers and www.nxposure.com

We hope you'll support our partners over at Northern Xposure/Two Knights in this amazing weekend. We support them because of the great work they do for our community creating great events and giving back to the community.

With Pride,

Egan Orion

Festival Director, PrideFest

www.pridefest.org

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Thanks, Caitlin. We do have quite a few members from the Pacific Northwest. Hopefully someone can attend.

Carolyn Marie

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Hi Caitlin,

We'll just have to participate? How bout the high tea? Oops that's the coffee social.

The beach party at Alki does sound like a good place to make donations, eh?

Thanks for the info!

Love, Meg

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Tea? In Seattle? They'd have to take an espresso shop off of one of the street corners to sell that. That would only leave us with what? A few thousand places to get coffee? The teaming hundreds of thousands of caffeine wired minions wouldn't tolerate that very well.

I was tossing the idea of going to Alki around as well.

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Guest Lacey Lynne

Dang!

Gotta work when this is going on; otherwise, I'd so be there!

Well, Caitlin and Maggie will rock The Great PNW and do us PROUD at these events. Rock ON, you two! Yeehi!

Anyway, I'll be back here in The People's Republic thinking of both of you fondly. Listening to Zep, The Stones and The Grateful Dead on KGON actually IS good consolation. Heck, on the way back from the mall tonight, KGON lets it rip with The Nuge! This place! ... does nothing ... if not ... ROCK!

Rock on, you two! Maybe I'll be up for events like that in the autumn or winter.

Peace Out :thumbsup: Lacey Lynne

Thinking fondly of both of you.

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