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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Upcoming Events

Mothers and Sons

Now through 10/23/2016

By turns smartly funny and powerfully resonant, this latest play from acclaimed dramatist Terrence McNally (Love! Valour! Compassion! …

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Snap Judgment


Snap Judgment is the storytelling phenomena electrifying audiences nationwide. Created by Glynn Washington and co-produced by WNYC, Snap …

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Hardy Drew and The Nancy Boys

10/7/2016 through 10/15/2016

Hardy Drew is a plucky, young detective known for her knack at solving mysteries. And she just might …

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Jovino Santos Neto Quinteto


Music by guitarist Frank Kohl and bassist Steve Luceno, and then a performance by the spectacular Jovino Santos …

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Savor Seattle Chocolate Indulgence Tour


Chocolate has become so important to Seattle culture that it is rivaling the other famous bean in town. …

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Ingrid Michaelson


To say Ingrid Michaelson is prolific is an understatement: In just a decade, she has released six albums …

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Beyond Measure


SIFF and ParentMap present a special screening of Beyond Measure, an eye-opening documentary that showcases a pioneering new …

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Iulia Pana


A book of selected poems by Romanian author Iulia Pana, with English versions by Adrian G. Sahlea.

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Seattle Made Week

10/7/2016 through 10/16/2016

Seattle Made Week – demos, pop-ups, meet-the-maker events, a fabulous party, and a panel discussion about why it …

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