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Cars, food and pride | Weekend Preview

Activities for the weekend of June 28-30, 2013, include the Greenwood Car Show, Taste of Tacoma, Capitol Hill Pride Festival, and Seattle Pride Parade and PrideFest. Films opening include “The Heat” and “White House Down.”

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Greenwood Car Show: Classic cars, trucks and motorcycles, vendors, music, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Greenwood Avenue North from North 67th Street to North 90th Street, Seattle; vehicle registration $5-$30, free for spectators ( ).

Taste of Tacoma: Food vendors, entertainment, wine tasting, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday, Point Defiance Park, 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma (

Capitol Hill Pride Festival: Celebrating diversity and community pride, music, food, entertainment open to all, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday; doggie parade and Doggie Drag Costume Contest, 12:30 p.m., $5 donation to Seattle Humane Society suggested, Broadway between East John Street and Harrison Street, Seattle (

Seattle Pride Parade and PrideFest: Parade, 11 a.m. Sunday, on Fourth Avenue from Union Street to Denny Way, Seattle ( ); PrideFest entertainment, vendors, noon-8 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Center, Seattle ( ).


“The Heat”: Paul Feig (“Bridesmaids”) directed this action comedy that stars Sandra Bullock as an F.B.I. agent and Melissa McCarthy as a Boston cop. Late-night previews Thursday, opens Friday at several theaters.

“White House Down”: This new action drama stars Channing Tatum, Jamie Foxx and Maggie Gyllenhaal. Late-night previews Thursday, opens Friday at several theaters.

“Twenty Feet from Stardom”: A documentary that follows a couple of generations of backup singers. Opens Friday at the Guild 45th Theatre.

“Dirty Wars”: A documentary about investigative journalist Jeremy Scahill’s account of an Afghan family destroyed by drones. Opens Friday at the SIFF Cinema at the Film Center.

“The Rambler”: Dermot Mulroney stars in this drama as an ex-con on the road. Opens Friday at the Northwest Film Forum.

“How to Make Money Selling Drugs”: A documentary that looks at America’s war on drugs. Opens Friday at the Northwest Film Forum.

“The Painting”: An animated French fable that brings the inhabitants of artworks to life. Opens Friday at the Varsity Theatre.

“Évocateur: The Morton Downey Jr. Movie”: A documentary that looks at the controversial talk-show host. Opens Friday at the Grand Illusion.

“A Band Called Death”: A documentary about three brothers from Detroit who formed a band. Opens Friday at the SIFF Cinema at the Uptown.

“The Secret Disco Revolution”: A documentary that presents the rise and fall of disco music and culture in the late ’70s as a form of counterculture protest. Opens Friday at the Varsity Theatre.

“Laurence Anyways”: This drama follows the relationship of a male-to-female transsexual with her lover. It opens Friday at the Pacific Place.

For reviews and showtimes, go to or to Friday’s Weekend Plus section.

For more fun this weekend, see Friday’s Weekend Plus. For advance planning, see Sunday’s NW Traveler.

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