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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What's on?

Northwest Folklife Festival

Now through 5/27/2019

For more than 47 years, this beloved Northwest tradition has marked the true start of summer in Seattle. …

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Act In The Public Heart: A Lawyer’s Journey


One hour, one chair, one woman. . Described by audience members as “magnificent, compelling, relevant, magical, life-changing, brilliant, …

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Don’t miss Sebadoh w/ guests at Tractor Tavern. Sebadoh is an American indie rock band formed in 1988 …

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Sound Lab


Multimedia installations invite hands-on interaction so that visitors can explore the tools of rock ‘n’ roll through electric …

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Zoe Keating


A cellist since the age of eight, Keating pursued electronic music and contemporary composition as part of her …

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Summer of 69

6/21/2019 through 6/22/2019

Woodstock. The moon landing. Vietnam. Stonewall. In the summer of 1969, current events churned into a psychedelic era …

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Simon Hanselmann: Bad Gateway

Now through 8/11/2019

The first museum exhibition for the creator of the New York Times bestselling Megg, Mogg & Owl graphic …

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Little Feat


STG Presents Little Feat – 50th Anniversary Tour at The Moore Theatre.

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Seattle Brewery Tour – Road Dog Tours


Seattle is home to the best craft breweries and micro beers in the world. From a crisp ale …

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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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