Bite of Seattle: Food vendors, cooking demonstrations, entertainment, beer gardens, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday; Wine & Jazz, Friday-Sunday, $15 admission ($13 11 a.m.-2 p.m.); The Alley hosted by Tom Douglas to benefit Food Lifeline, tastes from local restaurants varying daily, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Friday-Sunday, Seattle Center, Seattle (www.biteofseattle.com).
Seafair Indian Days Pow Wow: Native American dancers and drummers, arts and crafts vendors, salmon bake, 4-10 p.m. Friday, Grand Entry 7 p.m.; 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, Grand Entry 1 and 7 p.m.; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday, Grand Entry 1 p.m.; Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center, Discovery Park, 3801 W. Government Way, Seattle; admission free on Friday, $5 on Saturday and Sunday (www.unitedindians.org
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“Turbo”: A new animated charmer about a common garden snail who dreams of speed, with characters voiced by Ryan Reynolds, Paul Giamatti and Michael Peña. It opened Wednesday at several theaters (at many in 3D).
“Hannah Arendt”: This biographical drama looks at the life of the philosopher and political theorist. It opens Friday at the Seven Gables.
“The Conjuring”: James Wan’s haunted-house saga is based on the real-life tale of the Perron family, who in the early ’70s moved into a remote old farmhouse in Harrisville, Rhode Island. It has previews Thursday, and opens Friday at several theaters.
“Red 2”: Bruce Willis, John Malkovich, Mary-Louise Parker and Helen Mirren return for this action/adventure sequel. It also has late-night previews Thursday, and opens Friday at several theaters.
“Only God Forgives”: A tale of family values that stars Ryan Gosling as a drug dealer and Kristin Scott Thomas as his vengeful mother. It opens Friday at the SIFF Cinemas at the Uptown.
“R.I.P.D.”: Ryan Reynolds and Jeff Bridges star in this action/drama about undead police officers. It also has late-night previews Thursday, and opens Friday at several theaters (at many in 3D).
“I’m So Excited”: Pedro Almodóvar’s new comedy about an airplane flight to Mexico. It opens Friday at the Harvard Exit.
“Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me”: A documentary that explores the legend of the power-pop band. It opens Friday at the Grand Illusion.
“Storm Surfers 3D”: An Australian documentary that follows two surfing veterans, Tom Carroll and Ross Clarke-Jones, during a big-wave season. It opens Friday at the SIFF Cinemas at the Uptown.
“Girl Most Likely”: A quirky-family comedy starring Kristen Wiig and Annette Bening. It opens Friday at several theaters.
“Far Out Isn’t Far Enough: The Tomi Ungerer Story”: A documentary about the talented French illustrator/political cartoonist who was blacklisted in the U.S. It opens Friday at the Varsity Theatre.
For reviews and showtimes, go to seattletimes.com/movies 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.