Maybe that band was Sandrider, a thundering Seattle stoner rock outfit. Maybe it was an Abba cover group. After buying Southgate Roller Rink in , Josh and Erin Rhoads slowly added live music instead of the pop hits that usually dominate rink soundtracks. That shift toward queer and artistic nightlife is happening across the unincorporated suburb just south of West Seattle. The Lumber Yard, a gay bar, opened in
Naked hiking day is the day when clothes come off and body parts breath freely. Thru-hikers, weekend backpackers and day hikers annually unite across the globe for one day to shamelessly hit the trails in their birthday suits. Most are on remote trails, away from heavily trafficked areas and can bare all without much risk of offending anyone or terrifying any small children. It is meant to be fun and nothing more.