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



Adelmo Fornaciari was born in Roncocesi on 25th September 1955. He later moved to Forte dei Marmi in …

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Festál – French Fest


Seattle’s French Fest celebrates the French-speaking community in the Pacific Northwest. In an effort to raise awareness of …

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Chicano Batman


The Crocodile Presents: Chicano Batman with 79.5, Sad Girl. Chicano Batman, a quartet from Los Angeles, embrace a …

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Brazilian Mandolin Virtuoso Danilo Brito


Brazilian Mandolin Virtuoso Danilo Brito at The Triple Door for a night of choro music of Brazil. He …

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Derek Thompson: The Science of Popularity


What makes something popular? Why do some ideas catch fire, while others wither in obscurity? In Hit Makers: …

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Seventeen-year-old breakout musician Daya [pronounced “dey-uh”] is driving pop music down a different path. Her latest single Sit …

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Holi Hai- 7th Annual Festival of Colors with Jai Ho! Dance Party


Holi Hai, the Festival of Colors, is the happiest festival in Seattle! We celebrate the coming of spring, …

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Gabriel Kahane


Over the last decade, Gabriel Kahane has quietly established himself as one of the leading exponents of American …

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Seattle Pops Series: Bugs Bunny at the Symphony

3/3/2017 through 3/5/2017

This side-splitting tribute features Warner Bros.’ greatest classic Looney Tunes — including What’s Opera, Doc?, Rabbit of Seville, …

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