Downtown

Downtown Ladies Night – Mar 23, 2019

The Renton Downtown Partnership and over 30 participating downtown retailers, restaurants and bars are excited to bring you Ladies’ Night on Saturday, March 23 from 3-9pm including additional “after hours” cocktail specials until 10pm.  There’s a little something for EVERYONE!!

Nobody enjoys a night on the town more than the ladies, and this event gives them MORE of what they’re craving…a fun, stress-free evening of shopping, dining and cocktailing in Downtown Renton!  There will be specials and promotions at over 30 downtown retailers, restaurants and bars!  So, grab your friends and come downtown on March23 for a fun and fabulous night out in Downtown Renton.

And the fun doesn’t have to stop!  Make it a staycation and treat yourself (and your besties) to a night at the Red Lion.  Your reservation includes admission to one-class at the event and shuttle service to and from the hotel to the festivities downtown.  Enjoy your cocktail crawl responsibly; book your room today!

It’s free to shop and enjoy the Night Market; Class tickets and admission to the Cocktail Crawl are available at ladiesnightrenton.eventbrite.com

Check out the full list of participating businesses and the full schedule of classes below (after purchasing your class tickets, please complete the online survey to make your class selection. Space is limited, so make your selection early!)

Ladies Night Urban Market

Urban Pop up Night market featuring 40+ vendors! Check out the full list and start planning your shopping spree. The market is open 3 to 9pm and admission is free.

Ladies Night Cocktail Crawl

Sample fine spirits from 4 local distilleries who will be pairing up with our downtown businesses to offer mini tasting room experiences as you and your gal pals wander from shop to shop and enjoy the other offerings and entertainment of Ladies night. Click the image above for a full list of our Cocktail Crawl offerings. You must purchase a ticket to the Cocktail Crawl to receive your wristband and tasting tickets.

Simple Soap Making Class with Urban Sprouts

Make your own high quality and all natural soaps! Each class you will learn a different soap making or decorating technique: marbling – felting – drop dye – botanical - soothing soaps – abrasives – shadowbox. We use high quality and all natural melt and pour bases so your soaps are lye free and ready to use right away! Silicone soap mold tray included and yours to keep! 3 to 6pm - Class space is limited to 10 people.

KokeDama (hanging moss gardens) with Urban Sprouts

Moss is this year’s most popular plant family! Hanging moss gardens, also known as Kokedama are a traditional Japanese style planter. These lovely moss orbs can be suspended from the ceiling or set in a dish on your table or counter top. Leave class making up to 3 of your very own! Class includes a 30 minute lecture / demo to show you how to create, plant and care for your moss gardens. Our friendly knowledgeable staff is available for hands on help with planting, design and answering questions during the event. We offer a wide variety of plants, and decorative items to choose from to make your creation. We also offer free post-care and trouble shooting for the care of your plants long after class has ended! 6 to 8pm - Class space is limited to 10 people.

Soc-lesque Dance class with Baile Dior Studios

A woman's hips don't lie…and why should they when they love the skin they're in? Join us at Baile Dior Studios for soca and burlesque infused dance class. Wear comfortable clothes. No dresses or jeans. 15-20 min classes. Classes are scheduled for 4 and 4:30pm. Space is limited to 20 per class.

Aerial Yoga with Ascendance

Aerial yoga uses a silk hammock as a tool to help you achieve and deepen traditional yoga positions. The weight of the body is either partially or fully supported by the hammock. You’ll move through a variety of yoga postures including inversions, hip openers, hamstring stretches, and restorative postures. The class will focus on mobility, strength-building, and decompression of the spine. Expect to have fun and get a good stretch from head to toe! Anyone can attend an aerial class if they are mindful and respectful of their own conditions. We recommend those with the following conditions avoid aerial yoga: people who have/are very high or low blood pressure, easy onset vertigo, pregnancy, glaucoma, recent surgery, heart disease, osteoporosis, bone weakness, recent head injury, cerebral sclerosis, propensity for fainting, artificial hips, carpal tunnel syndrome, severe arthritis, sinusitis or head cold, recent stroke or botox injections (within 6 hours). 3 to 4pm - Class space is limited to 7 people.

Beginner Pole Dance with Ascendance

Our Beginner Pole is a great introduction for brand new students. We will gently warm up, go over basic terminology, safety and techniques, and learn a few fun tricks. You absolutely do not need any experience or strength- come exactly as you are! For both of these classes we recommend fitted athletic clothing that you feel comfortable moving around in, no zippers or jewelry, please. 4pm to 5pm - Class space is limited to 12 people.

Self Defense Class with Renton Martial Arts Center

Mini intro to self defense (20 min). Learn some basic moves, both defensive and offensive, to protect yourself against someone of any size. Class sizes are limited to 15 people. Classes begin at 4pm or 5pm.

Intro into Boot Camp with Renton Martial Arts Center

Mini into to fitness boot camp (20 min). Meet our boot camp instructor and do a short and sweet 20 minute intro to our super fun, fitness boot camp. Just enough exercise to burn off those extra treats without getting too tired for the rest of your night. Class size is limited to 15. Classes begin at 4:30 or 5:30.

Coffee Ceremony at Boon Boona

The East African coffee ceremony is the #1 way to consume coffee daily for many tribes in East Africa. The coffee ceremony requires green unroasted coffee being pan roasted and brewed in the clay pot known as a Jebena. The coffee ceremony is performed often in peoples' homes for personal consumption and as a sign of hospitality for guests. Similar to most East African kids who have grown up experiencing the coffee ceremony throughout their childhood, Efrem's is no different and it is from there his passion grew to launch Boon Boona Coffee. Experience the Coffee ceremony at Ladies Night. Space is limited to 10 per session. Available times include 3pm, 4pm, 5pm.

Intro to Sushi Making

Learn to make sushi at home in this fun 30-minute tutorial class at New Zen Sushi. Class space is limited to 7 people and will be held at 3pm and 8:30pm.

Exclusive Sneak Previews at the Renton Civic Theatre

Hey theatre lovers! Get a sneak peak of the 2020 season at the Renton Civic Theatre with live readings and featured music from next year's lineup of plays and musicals. Readings and tours of the historic theatre will take place at 4 and 7pm. Purchase your 2019-2020 season tickets and receive a free ticket to 12 angry men (currently playing) or Nunsense opening in June.

Live performances by Kettleworks Performing Arts

3:30 - 4:00 PM and 6:00 - 6:30 PM FREE Family-friendly Entertainment Kettleworks Performing Arts - youth voice, acting, and musical theatre (700 S. 3rd St.)

Free Body Composition Measurements with Your Ideal Vision Health & Wellness

Your free body composition measurements will tell you how much fat and muscle mass you carry, and provide you with your BMI.  Participants will receive $100 off a future registration for services when you decide to sign up and take control of your health!  Your Ideal Vision Health And Wellness, uses a medically supervised, low fat, ketogenic protocol using whole food and meal replacements to encourage rapid weight loss. A large part of the program also focuses on education and habit and lifestyle changes to promote long term maintenance for your weight loss journey. Drop ins are welcome!
Financial Literacy Workshop for Women by Adiam Gidey of World Financial Group at the Liberty Cafe. WFG is dedicated to helping women and girls strengthen their financial security in an economic environment filled with confusion and complexity. Learn how to handle your money from a position of knowledge, confidence, and financial clarity. 4 to 6pm

Where Does Your Heart Sparkle

Sparkle Gifts and Whatnot will be offering "Where Does Your Heart Sparkle” Canvas Crafts from 3 to 9pm while supplies last. So make sure to add a stop in at Sparkle to your Ladies Night agenda!

Professional Fitting with the Pencil Test

Get your perfect fit! The ladies of the Pencil Test will be available to help you feel more comfortable in your undergarments. Workshops for undergarment fitting and sizing will be held between 3 and 9pm. Stop in and sign up for your opportunity for a professional consultation.

Foot Reflexology Treatment with Ohana Therapeutic Massage

20 minute foot reflexology treatment including peppermint foot bath and salt scrub. Space is limited! So please sign up for your 20 minute session at this link for $30 (Ladies night special!!)

Get your Ladies Night Ware!

Custom Pressed Tees is offering Ladies Night apparel to keep your celebration going all year long! Created right on the spot, these designs can be printed on the size or style of your choice. These fabulous designs are available on Ladies Night only for $15. Stop in Custom Pressed Tees between 3 and 9pm before supplies run out!

Cupcake Decorating at Common Ground

Learn to decorate a cupcake and take home an already decorated cupcake and your own decorating tips! Class begins at 5pm and is limited to 7 people.