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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Solmaz Sharif


Born in Istanbul, Turkey, to Iranian parents, Solmaz Sharif is the author of the poetry collection LOOK (Graywolf …

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Leading Ladies


Burning passion, tender desire, and fierce jealousy come to life in the music of Barbara Strozzi- the best …

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John Gorka


From New Jersey, John Gorka is a world-renowned singer-songwriter who got his start at a neighborhood coffeehouse in …

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Lost Treasures of Armenia


Discover the ageless beauty of forgotten Armenian Orthodox music. Directed by Haig Utidjian and Alexander Lingas, Cappella Romana …

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The Infamous Stringdusters


A staunch and unwavering commitment to progression is how an unassuming group of five friends can collectively become …

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Itzhak Perlman: Bruch Violin Concerto


Sixty years after his breakthrough as a child prodigy on The Ed Sullivan Show, Itzhak Perlman remains the …

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Celebrate Asia


Eleventh annual Celebrate Asia concert featuring music of Korea! Highlighted by pre- and post-concert festivities, this spectacular event …

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WW1 America

Now through 2/10/2019

The World War I era — 1914 to 1919 — saw America transformed. It was a time of …

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Seattle Thunderbirds vs. Kamloops Blazers


Don’t miss the battle between Seattle Thunderbirds and Kamloops Blazers at the Accesso ShoWare Center.

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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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