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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What's on?

They Are At Rest: A Remembrance of the 1918 Armistice


English conductor Guy Protheroe returns to direct Cappella Romana in a concert of profound sacred works by British …

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Earshot Jazz Festival

Now through 11/4/2018

Seattle’s acclaimed Earshot Jazz Festival celebrates its 30th year with over 60 events across the city. Spanning five …

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The Nightmare Society

Now through 11/10/2018

Do you dare enter the horrible haunting world of the mind? The Nightmare Society tells the tale of …

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The Life Aquatic: A Tribute To David Bowie


Brazilian troubadour Seu Jorge with the Seattle Symphony celebrates Bowie’s catalog through the lens of his role in …

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Justin Timberlake

11/12/2018 through 11/13/2018

Timberlake’s fourth studio album, Man Of The Woods, was released on February 2. Recently, he performed for the …

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These Hills of Glory String Quartet


The quiet genius of trumpeter/cornetist Ron Miles is gaining the long-deserved international acclaim enjoyed by his Circuit Rider …

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Raul Midon


The New Mexico singer-songwriter and guitarist with seven acclaimed albums, when not collaborating with Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder, …

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St. Lawrence String Quartet


The superb St. Lawrence String Quartet showcases two iconic masters of quartet writing, Haydn and his student Beethoven, …

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Silent Movie Mondays Halloween Special


The Cat and The Canary (1927) was director Paul Leni’s first movie after arriving in America from Germany. …

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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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