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?


8/22/2019 through 9/14/2019

In 1955, in the redwood country north of San Francisco, a multiracial girl grows up in a predominantly …

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Everett AquaSox vs. Vancouver Canadians

8/31/2019 through 9/2/2019

Don’t miss the battle between Everett AquaSox and Vancouver Canadians at Everett Memorial Stadium.

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Seattle Mariners vs. Cincinnati Reds

9/10/2019 through 9/12/2019

Come and watch the Seattle Mariners as they take on their National League opponent, the Cincinnati Reds.

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Elder Island


Bristol based triad using a mixture of jiving mpc beats, alongside a myriad of effected keys, guitar, bass …

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Mary Van Cline: Selections from The Documenta Project


Known for her role as one of the first generation of innovative glass artists, Mary Van Cline has …

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Shining Through: Reflections of An Oceanic Future

Now through 11/20/2019

Explore the future as seen through the eyes of five artists of Pacific heritage.

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True Northwest: The Seattle Journey


By sharing stories from the past, MOHAI helps make sense of the present, and ultimately inspires decisions that …

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Our Journey


This dynamic, interactive exhibition takes visitors on a multi-faceted journey through time, exploring the history, culture, and art …

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Cheap Trick


Cheap Trick may be one of the most covered bands of all time. Since the 70s they’ve been …

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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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