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.

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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

The 60s Flashback Show


Take a musical trip back to the 60’s from it’s earliest days of the American Bandstand sound through …

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Bart Baker


With over 8 million followers on YouTube and over 2.5 billion views, Bart Baker is one of the …

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Japanese Woodblock Prints


The majority of the Japanese woodblock prints in the museum’s collection are from a genre called ukiyo-e, which …

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Laith Al-Saddi


In 2016, Laith Al-Saadi won America’s hearts and a spot in the finale of NBC’s The Voice. Now …

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Colony House


Showbox Presents: Colony House. In a relatively brief span of time, Colony House has emerged as a vibrant …

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While others imitate, BowieVision elevates. Forgoing the pretense of wigs and makeup and focusing instead on interpreting David …

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How to Trap a Memory

Now through 4/29/2017

Lauren Iida’s debut solo exhibition, “How to Trap a Memory.” Intricate paper cutaway works create an intimate portrait …

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Marimekko, With Love

Now through 7/9/2017

Founded in 1951 by visionary designer Armi Ratia and her husband Viljo, Marimekko not only sparked an international …

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Banks makes music. Great music. Why not just stop there? Allow her to be a siren for a …

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