Sound Summer: A Guide to Summer Events in Seattle and Puget Sound Festivals

A guide to Summer festivals and events in the Puget Sound area including 4th of July celebrations and fireworks, major festivals, cultural festivals, Seafair events, and more.

Not Just Brunch: Puget Sound Area Mother’s Day Events and Activities

Brunch or high tea is a GREAT way to celebrate Mother’s Day. But if Mom is more of a fitness buff, or would rather do wine and cheese vs. tea there are plenty of other things to do for Mother’s Day in Seattle and the greater Puget Sound area.

Going Victorian in Port Townsend

If you want to explore times of yore (sorry about the rhyme), head to Port Townsend for their annual Victorian Festival. We did in 2018 and encountered many a thing, including frightening(ly beautiful) ball gowns, tintype photography, and ghost stories.

Celebrate Spring! PNW Spring Festivals and Events

Ah, Spring! We’re starting to get some snippets of sun and come out of hibernation. And more festivals start to begin, in preparation for the busy summer festival season. Here are some of the area festivals and events on our radar.

Laissez les bon temps rouler! Mardi Gras celebrations in the PNW.

Want to celebrate Mardi Gras but can’t travel to New Orleans right now? Here’s where to find Mardi Gras events in the Pacific Northwest.

The Art Cars of the Fremont Fair 2018

A lowdown on the art cars at the 2018 Fremont Solstice Fair.

Zounds! Outdoor Shakespeare Abounds Near Puget Sound!

Summer is coming! One of the things I look forward to putting on my schedule are the many free and low-cost outdoor Shakespeare performances in local parks. Grab your festival blanket, pack a picnic, and get ready for some Bard.

Our Pacific Northwest event calendar currently includes events mostly from Washington State around the Puget Sound area — but you are welcome to submit your event from Oregon, BC, or Idaho as well. You can also find posts we’ve written about area events here.

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Centrum Choro Workshop

Two Rivers Medieval Faire

The Homebrewer Series Part 3: Learn to Brew with All-Grain (3-Tier System)

Open Mic with Jack Reid at Cellar Door

Monday Randall Nights at Parkway Tav

Cask -n- Comfort Mondays at Hopvine

As You Like It – Student Matinee

Fiddler Jam Session in Siren’s Pool Room

Open Mic at Uptown Pub

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

Trivia Night with Corey at the Uptown Pub

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

As You Like It – Student Matinee

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

Romeo and Juliet – Student Matinee

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

All-Day Happy Hour at Maslow’s by Farestart

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

Acoustic Cafe at Velocity

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

Open Mic with Jack Reid at Cellar Door

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

Romeo and Juliet – Student Matinee

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

Trivia Night with Corey at the Uptown Pub

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

SEATTLE BEER WEEK 2019

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

Main Street ART WAVE

2019 Mother’s Day 5K & 10K – Seattle

Bike to a Business Month at Parkway Tavern

WBF Classic Mariners’ Regatta

Seventy48 Race

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