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11:14 am
Thu August 30, 2012

Give a hipster a 'whac' at Bumbershoot this weekend (sort of)

In a game reminiscent of Whac-A-Mole, 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.

The Stranger’s blog Slog has the entire press release, here’s the top of it:

“Seattle – August 29, 2012 – Ever felt the urge to ‘Whac-A-Hipster’? This weekend at Bumbershoot the Toyota Prius Family Playground will offer folks a chance to live out their hipster-whacking fantasies. Whether hoping to escape the heat, looking for an off-the-wall challenge, or searching for a place to re-charge your phones, there’s a little something for everyone at the Prius Family Playground.”

Amy Rolph at the Seattlepi.com’s Big Blog adds:

“Just don’t get the little plastic hipsters mixed up with the real hipsters. This is, after all, the hipster capitol of the world, according to Travel + Leisure.”

Bumbershoot runs from Saturday through Labor Day at the Seattle Center.