Bumbershoot http://kplu.org en Give a hipster a 'whac' at Bumbershoot this weekend (sort of) http://kplu.org/post/give-hipster-whac-bumbershoot-weekend-sort <p>In a game reminiscent of <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Whac-A-Mole">Whac-A-Mole</a>, a press release making the rounds in the Seattle blogosphere says Toyota will offer you a chance to “Whac-A-Hipster” this weekend at Bumbershoot.</p><p> Thu, 30 Aug 2012 18:14:01 +0000 Jake Ellison 6154 at http://kplu.org Give a hipster a 'whac' at Bumbershoot this weekend (sort of) Bumbershoot aims for improved 2011, hopes for better weather http://kplu.org/post/bumbershoot-aims-improved-2011-hopes-better-weather <p>Seattle&#39;s venerable end of summer music festival is making changes to avoid a repeat of last year&#39;s event: disappointing ticket sales. Festival organizers cited heavy rains for keeping people away, but the changes suggest last year&#39;s tickeing schemes may have played a role.</p><p>Bumbershoot producer One Reel announced it will&nbsp;<a href="http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/musicnightlife/2014496795_bumbershoot15.html">drop a discount ticket plan</a> that excluded main stage shows. Instead, it will return to tickets good for all shows, according to The Seattle Times.</p><p> Wed, 16 Mar 2011 21:32:26 +0000 KPLU News Staff 1012 at http://kplu.org Bumbershoot aims for improved 2011, hopes for better weather