Every day of the year, there’s a festival, performance, concert, reading or sporting event happening in Seattle.

There are unlimited opportunities to experience art, heritage, and culture while you’re in town. Step into a historic theater downtown to catch up-and-coming music acts as well as touring Broadway productions. Visit a gallery or museum to discover one-of-a-kind art with Pacific Northwest flair. Or attend a festival—everything from ones all about wine, beer, and cider to music blockbusters and more—for every interest. We invite you to discover the creative pulse that makes Seattle such a great place to visit.

Start by browsing our list of annual festivals and events or search events by specific dates, neighborhoods or interests below.

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Everett AquaSox vs. Boise Hawks

8/1/2018 through 8/5/2018

Don’t miss the battle between Everett AquaSox and Boise Hawks at the Everett Memorial Stadium.

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These extraordinary guitar-poets from the southern Sahara desert blend blues, rock and pop with Berber and Arabic influences …

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Seafair Weekend – Hydroplanes and Airshow

8/3/2018 through 8/5/2018

A Pacific Northwest tradition since 1950, Seafair Weekend is the culmination of the Seafair Festival. Dubbed by some …

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Something Wild This Way Comes

Now through 8/7/2018

Nine jewelry artists were invited to let their imaginations run free and to explore things of an animal …

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Seattle Reign FC vs. Houston Dash


Don’t miss the battle between Seattle Reign FC and Houston Dash at the Memorial Stadium at Seattle Center.

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MxPx is a punk rock bank from Bremerton, Washington.

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Kirkland Summerfest

8/10/2018 through 8/12/2018

Summerfest is Kirkland’s premier music and arts festival — returning for its 7th year, this three-day tour de …

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Everyday Black

Now through 12/30/2018

Everyday Black features contemporary portraits by photographers Jessica Rycheal and Zorn B. Taylor. This new exhibition showcases the …

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Heart By Heart


In 2013, bassist Steve Fossen and drummer Michael Derosier were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of …

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Thanks to our partners at the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture and 4Culture for supporting this calendar of events.




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