Rat City Recon, a free one night music event is set for Aug. 18 in White Center featuring 7 bands playing at 3 venues.
Free mini music festival 'Rat City Recon' coming to White Center Aug. 18
A free mini music festival put on by three White Center businesses featuring 7 bands is coming to that community Aug. 18. The set times for the bands will be staggered, allowing people to take in range of music the organizers say includes rock/jazz/pop/psychedelic/and punk.
They are seeking to promote neighboring businesses like Zippy's Giant Burgers, Proletariat Pizza, Uncle Mike's BBQ, and Big Al Brewery. A Rat City Roller Girls bout at Southgate Roller Rink, though not affiliated with the event is happening the same night.
A suggested donation of $5 will get you a wrist band that is good for happy hour drink prices at each venue all night.
Exclusive, limited edition t-shirts, created by graphic design legend and local rock luminary, Nat Damm (Akimbo, Sandrider), are available for pre-order at:
T-shirts will be available at the show in limited quantities and sizes. Pre-ordering your shirt will guarantee you a shirt in your size and will include a free Rat City Recon wristband (a $5 value).
Here are the venues:
Company Bar - 9608 16th Ave. SW Seattle, WA 98106
Full Tilt Ice Cream - 9629 16th Ave. SW Seattle, WA 98106
Mac's Triangle Pub-9454 Delridge Way SW Seattle, WA 98106
Here is the Recon lineup:
6:00 No World (Triangle Pub)
7:00 Vanguard (Full Tilt Ice Cream)
8:00 Skerik Trio (Triangle Pub)
9:00 Screens (Company Bar)
10:00 Tacos! (Full Tilt Ice Cream)
11:00 Perfect Bombs (Company Bar)
12:00 Diminished Men (Company Bar)