KEXP Presents Hood-to-Hood 2011 – Ballard Day!

Celebrate Ballard’s victory in KEXP’s Hood-to-Hood Challenge on Friday, May 20th. Festivities include an all-day broadcast from The Sunset, a gallery of KEXP photography, live music from Shabazz Palaces and David Bazan, special afternoon acoustic performances at Cupcake Royale and more! Activities also include KEXP DJs spinning live, discounts at local businesses and a food drive for the Ballard Food Bank.

with live DJ sets from John Richards, Cheryl Waters, Kevin Cole & Shake the Shack w/ Dr. Leon Berman
7:00am – David Bazan
9:00am – Yuni In Taxco
11:00am – Point Juncture, WA
1:00pm – Buffalo Tom
3:00pm – Joan As Police Woman
5:00pm – Shabazz Palaces
6:30pm – The Black Crabs
8:30pm – Marshall Scott Warner


Special Afternoon Acoustic Performances

2:30pm – Jason Dodson of The Maldives
4:00pm – Eric Elbogen of Say Hi
5:30pm – BOAT

Featured Evening Showcases

THE SUNSET 9:30pm – close
Live music hosted by KEXP DJ Tim
Point Juncture, WA
Joshua Morrisson
Yuni In Taxco
Cover: $8 Public/$6 KEXP Donors

TRACTOR TAVERN 9:30pm – close
A Benefit for Keith Bartoloni of Hazelwood
Hosted by Hannah Levin & Kurt Bloch
The Cops
The Golden Blondes
The Chasers
Cover: $10 Public/ $8 for KEXP Donors

CONOR BYRNE 9pm – close
Hosted by Kurt Reighley & Hans
Zoe Muth and the Lost High Rollers [Two Sets]
Ghosts I’ve Met
Cover: $8 Public/$6 KEXP Donors

Hazelwood 8pm – 10pm
DJ Mr. West

BalMar – Bike to Work Day After Party! 5pm – 8pm
Wo’ Pop
Darek Mazzone
DJ Rhythma

Ocho 9pm – 11pm
Quilty 3000

Portalis Wine Shop & Bar 8pm – 11pm
Larry Rose
DJ Shani

Hattie’s Hat 5pm – 10pm
The Roadhouse & Swingin’ Doors
5-8pm Guest Bartender Greg Vandy
DJs 8-10pm Don Slack & Marji Makers

Ballard Food Bank Drive

KEXP will be accepting donations for the Ballard Food Bank at the KEXP Tent located at Bergen Place – 5420 22nd Avenue N.W. from 10am – 5pm

Suggested Food Items:
Peanut butter, tuna, soups, chili, stew, cup of noodles, refried beans, misc. canned beans, cereal, fruit juices, beef jerky, pepperoni sticks, canned vegetables, canned fruit, dried fruit, nuts, boxed pasta or rice mixes and any shelf stable item.
Suggested Hygiene Items:
Tooth paste, floss, tooth brushes, lotion, soap, shampoo, conditioner, disposable razors, shaving cream, feminine hygiene items, Tylenol, ibuprofen, mouthwash, candles, q-tips, wet wipes, size 4 and up diapers, baby wipes, baby lotion, baby powder, first aid supplies.

Ballard Businesses Offering Discounts to KEXP Members

Aster Coffee Lounge
5615 24th Avenue NW
Seattle, WA 98107
Buy 1 cup of coffee or tea, and receive 1 free cup of coffee or tea

5410 22nd Avenue NW
Seattle, WA 98107
20% off regular priced merchandise

5449 Ballard Avenue Northwest
Seattle, WA 98107-4052
Drink Specials for KEXP Members

Clover Toys
5335 Ballard Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
20% off non-sale items

Cupcake Royale
2052 NW Market Street
Seattle, WA 98107
10% off at Cupcake Royale for all KEXP card holders on this day!
Exclusively at The Sunset: Coffee & Cupcakes will be available till 5pm.
FREE Maple Bacon Babycake with the purchase of a coffee till 10am.
Cupcakes $1 off & (only in the AM) Babycakes $1.50.
[Cash Only at The Sunset]

Caffe Fiore
5405 Leary Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98107-407
10% off all drinks [one per customer]

Flying Squirrel Pizza [at The Sunset]
5433 Ballard Avenue NW
Seattle, WA 98107
$3 off any pizza throughout the day [Available from 6am to 10pm].

Horseshoe Boutique
5344 Ballard Ave NW
Seattle, WA 98107
15% off all regular priced merchandise

Harlow’s Saloon
5200 Ballard Avenue Northwest
Seattle, WA 98107
$5 – “C.C. and the Beast”
$7 – “Black and Blue”

Hattie’s Hat
5231 Ballard Avenue Northwest
Seattle, WA 98107
Hattie’s Breakfast Burritos and Potatoes
will be available at Sunset from 6am to Noon.
12 – 7pm Happy Hour All Day
50% off Kids Meals with a purchase of an entree
$5 – “Marji Makers Sour”
$7 – “The Don Slack” ”

2311 Northwest Market Street
Seattle, WA 98107
$6 “KEXP’s Ghettoblaster”

King’s Hardware
5225 Ballard Avenue NW
Seattle, WA 98107
HAPPY HOUR all day long

Laura Bee Designs
6418 20th Avenue Northwest
Seattle, WA 98107
$10 off all purchases of $30 or more [one per customer]

Miro Tea
5405 Ballard Avenue NW
Seattle, WA 98107
20% off any purchase

2325 Northwest Market Street
Seattle, WA 98107-4027
Drink Specials for KEXP Members

Portalis Wine Shop & Bar
5205 Ballard Avenue NW
Seattle, WA 98107
$2 off all menu items: wine, spirits, beer, food

Resoul Shoes
5319 Ballard Avenue NW
Seattle, WA 98107
1 free pair of “Happy Socks” with any shoe purchase

The RE Store
1440 Northwest 52nd Street
Seattle, WA 98107
15% discount off any purchase

Romanza Gifts and Home Decor
2206 NW Market Street
20% off regular priced in-store merchandise [some restrictions apply]

Snoose Junction Pizzeria
2305 NW Market St
Seattle WA 98107
15% off any in-house order

Sonic Boom
2209 Northwest Market Street
Seattle, WA 98107-4025
5% off regularly priced items

The Sunset
5433 Ballard Avenue Northwest
Seattle, WA 98107
Breakfast Burritos & Potatoes from Hattie’s Hat
will be available at The Sunset from 6am to Noon.

$4 – Pints
$3.50 – Wells
$5 – Bloody Mary’s & Mimosa’s
$3 off Pizza

2205 NW Market Street
Seattle,WA 98107
15% off regularly marked merchandise

VAIN Hair Salon
5401 Ballard Avenue Northwest
Seattle, WA 98107
20% off all retail hair products, accessories and fashion jewelry
[Excluded: Services and featured jewelry artist]

Zayda Buddy’s Pizza
5405 Leary Avenue NW
Seattle, WA 98107-4079
10% off regular menu items

Other Ballard Neighborhood Events on Friday, May 20th

Bike to Work Day
Kids Helping Kids Family Movie \ Music Night
Seattle Summer Streets

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