Every day of the year, there’s a festival, performance, concert, reading or sporting event happening in Seattle.

There are unlimited opportunities to experience art, heritage, and culture while you’re in town. Step into a historic theater downtown to catch up-and-coming music acts as well as touring Broadway productions. Visit a gallery or museum to discover one-of-a-kind art with Pacific Northwest flair. Or attend a festival—everything from ones all about wine, beer, and cider to music blockbusters and more—for every interest. We invite you to discover the creative pulse that makes Seattle such a great place to visit.

Start by browsing our list of annual festivals and events or search events by specific dates, neighborhoods or interests below.

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Raul Midon


The New Mexico singer-songwriter and guitarist with seven acclaimed albums, when not collaborating with Herbie Hancock, Stevie Wonder, …

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Mitski Miyawaki has always been wary of being turned a symbol, knowing we’re quick to put women on …

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The Turn of the Screw

Now through 10/27/2018

Expanding upon his “powerful and compelling” (Seattle P-I) staging, director Peter Kazaras heightens the haunting atmosphere with a …

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Richard Shindell


“Richard Shindell is an American singer/songwriter who has been hailed by critics far and wide for his thoughtful, …

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Buffalo Moses


Bryan Jones created Buffalo Moses as a dialed in representation of his musical talents after four albums with …

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Acclaimed for the sublime combination of Gab’s verbal dexterity and lyrical eloquence, and X’s bracing beats and distinctive …

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Home Movie Day with MIPoPS


Home Movie Day is a celebration of amateur films and filmmaking held locally and across the globe. We …

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Revolution, or How the Word Turns

10/26/2018 through 10/28/2018

A word nerd takes your ears and brain on a twisted taste trip through the kinks, turns and …

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Bob Weir and Wolf Bros


Bob Weir and Wolf Bros featuring Weir, Don Was and Jay Lane performing songs of Grateful Dead among …

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Thanks to our partners at the Seattle Office of Arts & Culture and 4Culture for supporting this calendar of events.



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