Seattle, WA Events Calendar - things to watch when moving to Seattle

Event Calendar

Thinking about moving to Seattle, WA?  Here are some of the events coming up in the area - before you move stop by to take in some of these exciting activities.
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July 29-31, 2016
Lake Stevens
Lake Stevens Aquafest
Parades, basket ball tournament, carnival, classic car show, fireworks, food, horse drawn wagon rides, contests, pet show, entertainment and more.
July 29-31, 2016
Bellevue
70th Annual Bellevue Arts Museum ARTSfair
Shop from over 300 inspiring artists showcasing unique, handmade craft and art. FREE programming including: BAM Exhibitions, KIDSfair, the Sound & Movement Stage, food trucks, site specific artwork and much more.
July 29-30, 2016
Enumclaw
Enumclaw Rotary Street Fair
5K Run/Walk, 3-on-3 Basketball, vendors, entertainment, music, food, Car displays, farmers market, rides, games, fun for kids and the whole family.
July 29-31, 2016
Silverdale
Whaling Days Festival
Whale of a Run, Silverdale Rotary Duck Race, Dyes Inlet Dash Outrigger Canoe Race, Pancake Breakfast, Grand Parade, and lots of other family oriented fun!
July 29-31, 2016
Enumclaw
70th Annual Pacific Northwest Scottish Highland Games and Clan Gathering
Scottish Athletic Championship, Drum Corps, Piping, National dancing, traditional Scottish foods & ales, Scottish artisans and goods, Scottish farm animals, and celtic dog breeds. A wee bit of Scotland right here in the Pacific Northwest!
August 4-7, 2016
Seattle
Seattle Art Fair
Shines a light on Seattle’s thriving art scene. Local, regional, and international art galleries present top-tier modern and contemporary art.

August 6
La Conner
La Conner Classic Car & Boat Show
Classic cars, show cars, classic yachts, work boats, Pancake Breakfast, Poker Walk, Food Vendors, and more.
August 12
Seattle
South Lake Union Block Party
Cider/Wine/Beer Garden, food, Burger Grilling competition, live music, art, activities, community booths. Come and celebrate the South Lake Union neighborhood.
August 19-21, 2016
Seattle
Hempfest
6 stages of non-stop speakers and music & 400 arts, crafts, food, and informational vendors.
August 20-21, 2016
Everett
Fresh Paint Festival of the Arts
125+ artists will be sharing painting, pottery, glass, jewelry, photography & much more, turning the Marina into a huge outdoor studio and sidewalk gallery.  Food, music, activities for kids. 



August 20
Sammamish
Sammamish Nights
21+ event. Wine, beer and spirits tasting, signature small plates entrees from local restaurants, dancing and an Art Fair Preview. Get your tickets early
August 27
Des Moines
Blues & Brews
21+ Event, listen to great music and enjoy tasting great craft beers, hard ciders, wines.  Get your tickets now.
September 2-4, 2016
Seattle
Bumbershoot
One of the most unique and best-loved contemporary festivals in North America. Live music, comedy, theater, film, visual arts, dance performance, crafts, vendors, food, drink and more.
September 9-11, 2016
Edmonds
Puget Sound Bird Fest
Speakers, guided walks, land and water-based field trips, exhibits, and educational activities for children and adults. Meet other birders, naturalists, photographers, and people engaged in fascinating bird research projects.
September 9-11, 2016
Port Townsend
Wooden Boat Festival
300 boats on land and in the water, presentations, exhibitors, music, food, beer/wine, kayak demos, boat building challenge, and more,
September 13
Bothell
2016 Built Green Conference
Learn about the latest in green building and sustainability. Open to all building professionals, policy makers, and the environmentally-friendly minded public
September 17-18, 2016
Seattle
Seattle Fiestas Patrias
Latino dancers, music, art, food, health fair, boxing exhibition, children’s activities, and more.

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