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

Artists Drawn to the West


Inspire your inner explorer with the vast landscapes of the American west.

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Ex Eye


Comprised of Colin Stetson on saxophones, Shahzad Ismaily on bass and synths, Greg Fox on drums, and Toby …

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Memorial Day Program


The Museum recognizes Memorial Day with a musical performance by the Boeing Employee Concert band, followed by a …

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The Waifs


First a tremendous success in their home country, Australian trio The Waifs have now garnered worldwide acclaim for …

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6/14/2017 through 7/9/2017

What happens when a brilliant lost soul comes to stay in his sister’s basement and refuses to leave? …

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Next Step


Once a year, PNB Company dancers create new works on PNB School’s Professional Division students. This choreographic showcase …

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Festál – Pagdiriwang Philippine Festival

6/3/2017 through 6/4/2017

This Independence Day festival has evolved and expanded over the decades. When it began in 1987, it focused …

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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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Busman’s Honeymoon

Now through 6/24/2017

Dorothy L. Sayers and M. St. Claire Byrne’s murder mystery. Newlyweds Lord Peter Wimsey and Harriet Vane discover …

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