Readers of two of the world’s foremost travel magazines vote Seattle one of their top 10 favorite cities to visit. We can’t blame them.

Readers of Travel + Leisure and Condé Nast Traveler, two of the foremost travel magazines, have voted Seattle one of their top ten favorite cities to visit. Frankly, we think they’re right on the money. What makes Seattle so appealing? It’s a dynamic, creative, open-minded city that offers you unlimited opportunities to experience art, heritage, and culture, all in a setting of rare, natural beauty. What will you find? A thriving theatre, music, and dance scene. Interesting galleries and one-of-a-kind museums. Fantastic festivals for every interest. We invite you to discover the creative pulse that makes Seattle such a great place to live and to visit.

Find a list of annual festivals and events HERE.

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

Upcoming Events

Gustafer Yellowgold


He’s back — the little guy who hails from the sun is set to return to Seattle for …

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Citizen Jane: Battle for the City

5/5/2017 through 5/11/2017

Citizen Jane: Battle for the City captures the intense battle between the Trumpian “master builder” of New York, …

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Timber Timbre


Timber Timbre traces a shadowed path, using cues of the past to fuse the sound of a distant, …

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Haub Family Collection of Western American Art


The Haub Family’s donation of more than 300 works of western American art, announced in July 2012, has …

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Digable Planets


Digable Planets’ debut album Reachin (A New Refutation of Time and Space) was released in 1993. The album’s …

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Electric Coffin: The Future Machine

Now through 9/10/2017

An installation by Seattle creative studio Electric Coffin. Over its seven months at BAM, The Future Machine will …

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France: Inside and Out


This installation of landscapes, domestic interiors, and decorative arts from the museum’s collection showcases stylistic developments in 19th-century …

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Life has been a whirl for Girlpool since the release of their acclaimed 2015 debut Before the World …

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Redmond Color Run 5k for Heart


Redmond’s 4th Annual Community 5k Color Run/Walk for Heart! 100% of the race fees are donated to the …

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