Zounds! Outdoor Shakespeare Abounds Near Puget Sound!

Updated for 2019!

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.

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.

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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Silverdale Whaling Days

Silverdale Whaling Days

The Fremont Tour

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Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Frame of Mind: Storytelling Through Animation

Music in the Park Sequim

Railroad Bridge Park Bird Walk

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Manchester State Park Beach Exploration with Harbor WildWatch

19th Annual Summer Meltdown Festival

Island Shakespeare Festival: Outdoor Shakespeare on Whidbey Island

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Seafair Weekend

19th Annual Summer Meltdown Festival

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Seafair Weekend

19th Annual Summer Meltdown Festival

Tour de Lavender

Seafair Weekend

The Fremont Tour

The Fremont Tour

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Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Frame of Mind: Storytelling Through Animation

Music in the Park Sequim

Railroad Bridge Park Bird Walk

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Frame of Mind: Storytelling Through Animation

Northwest Colonial Festival

Island Shakespeare Festival: Outdoor Shakespeare on Whidbey Island

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Northwest Colonial Festival

Beloved Festival

Obliteride

Olympic Music Festival

Northwest Colonial Festival

Beloved Festival

Olympic Music Festival

Olympic Music Festival

The Fremont Tour

Olympic Music Festival

Beloved Festival

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Frame of Mind: Storytelling Through Animation

Music in the Park Sequim

Railroad Bridge Park Bird Walk

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Frame of Mind: Storytelling Through Animation

Clallam County Fair

Island Shakespeare Festival: Outdoor Shakespeare on Whidbey Island

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Seattle HempFest

Taste Edmonds

Clallam County Fair

Seattle HempFest

Taste Edmonds

Olympic Music Festival

Seattle HempFest

Taste Edmonds

Olympic Music Festival

Taste Edmonds

Olympic Music Festival

Seattle Design Festival

Seattle Design Festival

Washington State International Kite Festival

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Seattle Design Festival

Washington State International Kite Festival

Kitsap County Fair and Stampede

Nordic Sól

Seattle Design Festival

Washington State International Kite Festival

Nordic Sól

Seattle Design Festival

Washington State International Kite Festival

Nordic Sól

Thing NW

Olympic Music Festival

Nordic Sól

Thing NW

Olympic Music Festival

Olympic Music Festival

Annual Portland Dahlia Festival at Swan Island Dahlias

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Frame of Mind: Storytelling Through Animation

Music in the Park Sequim

Railroad Bridge Park Bird Walk

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Frame of Mind: Storytelling Through Animation

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Liberty Bay Beach Sea Discovery Center Beach Exploration

Manchester State Park Beach Exploration with Harbor WildWatch

Bumbershoot

Washington State Fair

Worlds Beyond Here: The Expanding Universe of APA Science Fiction

Bumbershoot

Olympic Music Festival

Washington State Fair

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