Tag Archives: Seattle

Mr. Bacon and Bigfoot go to Comicon

Archie McPhee is attending the 2014 Emerald City Comicon and Mr. Bacon is coming with us. Stop by our booth and get your picture taken with Bigfoot: AND get a free “I Saw Bigfoot at Archie McPhee” sticker: ECCC takes place at the Washington State Convention Center starting Friday March 28th through Sunday March 30th. [...]

Happy Birthday Archie McPhee!

March 25th is the birthday of our namesake, the real Archie McPhee. Were he still alive today, Archie would be 111 years old. The Archie McPhee store staff will be celebrating all day long and everyone is invited to join in the festivities. Stop by and enjoy some sweet treats in honor of the man [...]

The Archie McPhee store is hiring!

Holy awesome opportunities Batman, the Archie McPhee store is hiring for a full-time retail customer service position! Are you a fan of the weird and wonderful?  What about working with amazing customers… …or dressing up in strange costumes? If this sounds like you, then click here to check out the complete job description and then submit your resume. You [...]

Happy Presidents’ Day!

How do United States presidents celebrate Presidents’ Day? It appears that George Washington celebrated his birthday and Presidents’ Day by enjoying a delicious Lucky Penny Sucker. Just in case you were wondering, Abraham Lincoln in lollipop penny form tastes like root beer. Is it wrong for one president to lick the image of another? If [...]

Slicey the Pig comes to life

One of the highlights of the Halloween season is the entire Archie McPhee store staff dressing up in different costumes for an entire week leading up to (and including) Halloween itself. There have been many truly great costumes over the years. (You can peruse a few years’ worth via the store’s Flickr account: 2008, 2009, [...]

New Archie McPhee store YouTube channel

The Archie McPhee store now has its very own YouTube channel! Never again will you be at a loss for entertainment when there’s nothing good on TV. Subscribe to the Archie McPhee store YouTube channel so you don’t miss out on a single weird, wonderful, wonderfully weird, or weirdly wonderful video. You’ll be treated to [...]

Here’s to you, J.P. Patches, Seattle’s favorite clown

On Sunday, July 22nd our friend and favorite clown, the legendary J.P. Patches (aka Chris Wedes) passed away. Seattle was very lucky to have him, we feel privileged to have met him and we miss him (and his wonderful stories) already. In this photo Shana, High Priestess of Rubber Chickens, perfectly sums up how we’re [...]