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

Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style

10/11/2016 through 1/8/2017

Seattle Art Museum (SAM) presents Yves Saint Laurent: The Perfection of Style, showcasing highlights from the legendary designer’s …

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Gallery and Speaker Series: Becky Kelly


Join them at Blink UX in the Seattle Waterfront area for two interesting presentations and an artist’s reception. …

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Pacific Currents and Billabong Dreams

Now through 3/19/2017

The theme of water connects two adjacent installations, Pacific Currents and Billabong Dreams. Waterways in their myriad manifestations …

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Birds at the Burke


Spend a fun-filled day celebrating all things feathered! See hundreds of specimens, watch as scientists prepare birds for …

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Eric and Encarnacion’s Flamenco de Raiz

10/14/2016 through 10/15/2016

Celebrating the release of their new single Tortura de Amor, the artists present traditional and original compositions and …

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Glass Animals


Glass Animals’ frontman Dave Bayley contemplates where he and his bandmates found themselves only two years ago. “It’s …

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An unstoppable force for uniqueness amid a sea of generic swill, Opeth have been setting the rule book …

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Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 3

10/27/2016 through 10/29/2016

Prepare to be dazzled by the Third Piano Concerto and the Second Symphony, two pivotal works that blazed …

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Dia de Muertos: A Mexican Celebration to Remember Our Departed

10/29/2016 through 10/30/2016

Explore and experience the cultural roots of Mexico through live performances, spectacular community altar and cemetery, special hands-on …

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