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

Liv On


International superstar and multiple Grammy Award winner Olivia Newton-John, Grammy nominee Beth Nielsen Chapman, and SOCAN Award winner …

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Critical Issues in Contemporary Art Practice: Rhea Anastas


Rhea Anastas is an art historian, critic, curator, and Associate Professor in the Art Department at the University …

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Claire Michelle


Claire Michelle’s an artist who’s had extensive life experience and delivers raw, emotionally gnawing music. Her poetry touches …

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Savor Seattle Pike Place Market Food & Cultural Tour


Join Savor Seattle for Seattle’s only official Pike Place Market food tour. Become a market insider on this …

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Paco Diez in Concert


Paco Diez is one of the most widely recognized and important interpreters of Judeo-Spanish music and Sephardic ballads …

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Lemolo with Natasha Kmeto


Lemolo is the dream pop brainchild of Seattle musician Meagan Grandall. Grandall formed Lemolo in 2009, inspired by …

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Thundercat is the alter ego of virtuosic bassist and singer Stephen Bruner. The South Los Angeles-native has released …

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Sheila Kohler


Acclaimed novelist Sheila Kohler, originally from South Africa, now living in New York and teaching at Bennington, has …

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Will Schwalbe


First known by many of us as a book editor who brought to U.S. readers works of major …

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