Exciting, vibrant, and full of life, the charming city of Seattle, WA never fails to offer a calendar full of fascinating events. This weekend, July 29-30, is no exception. Whether you're a long-time resident or just visiting for a couple of days, you're in for a treat with an array of engaging activities to choose from.
Disclaimer: It's possible not all the events featured are within the city limits. Where relevant we've included events in nearby cities a short drive away.
Cultivate Your Inner Peace with Daily Yoga
Start your day on a tranquil note with Daily Yoga at W Seattle. This wellness event offers an opportunity to unwind and relax amidst the city's hustle and bustle. The yoga session begins at 8:00 AM and lasts for one hour, giving you a refreshing start to your day on Saturday, July 29, 2023.
Located at 1112 4th Ave, the venue is easily accessible and offers a serene environment for a rejuvenating yoga session. This event is open to all, from beginners to seasoned yogis, and is designed to improve flexibility, strength, and mind-body harmony. The calm and tranquil atmosphere of the yoga session will help you to find your inner peace and start your day with a fresh and positive mindset.
After your morning yoga session, you might want to explore more of Seattle's delightful offerings. Continue your weekend adventure with a tour that uncovers the city's hidden gems or enjoy a pastry and coffee crawl in downtown Seattle. Alternatively, immerse yourself in the local art scene with an artful summer at the XO23 exhibition featuring work by over 60 national artists. Whatever your interests may be, Seattle promises a weekend full of enriching experiences.
Step into a world of color and creativity at Natura Illuminata. This art event, featuring the works of Michelle Anderst and Michael Manahan, offers an evening of dance music, live painting, and tea. Organized by Entsintents, a collective dedicated to regreening the world, the event takes place on Saturday, July 29, 2023, from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM at an Art Gallery in pioneer sq, Seattle, WA 98104.
The event promises to be an immersive experience, blending art, music, and nature. Anderst's work is renowned for its intricate detail and vibrant use of color, while Manahan is known for his dance music that gets your feet moving.
The event is not just about appreciating fine art, but also about fostering a sense of community. The tea served at the event serves as an invitation to connect with other art enthusiasts, engage in meaningful conversations, and perhaps, leave with a fresh perspective.
Join in for an evening that promises to be as enriching as it is entertaining. So, soak in the ambiance, move to the rhythms, and let your senses be captivated by the exquisite artistry on display at Natura Illuminata.
Experience a unique fusion of food, music, literature, and film at the Books, Bites, & Beats Festival. This cultural extravaganza is taking place on Saturday, July 29, 2023, and runs through Monday, July 31, 2023, from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM (PDT).
The festival, hosted by AXSM Art, is set to take place at 2002 East Union Street in the heart of Seattle. It promises a vibrant celebration of Black & Diaspora food, music, writing, and film. The festival offers attendees an opportunity to immerse themselves in a rich tapestry of experiences designed to engage the senses and stimulate the mind.
From tasting exotic culinary delights, swaying to evocative beats, poring over compelling narratives, to appreciating thought-provoking films, there's something to enthrall everyone. This festival is more than just an event; it's a platform where culture, creativity, and community intersect.
So, mark your calendars and be a part of this extraordinary cultural experience. Whether you're a die-hard foodie, a music lover, an avid reader, a film enthusiast, or just someone looking for an exciting weekend activity, the Books, Bites, & Beats Festival is a must-attend event in Seattle this weekend.
Immerse yourself in a captivating world of art at the XO23 Summer Gallery Days, a highly anticipated event that celebrates the creative community of the Pacific Northwest. Held in a landmark building in downtown Seattle, this exhibition will showcase the work of over 60 national artists, making it a treasure trove for art enthusiasts. The event is open to visitors of all ages, ensuring a perfect family outing in the heart of the city. The XO23 Summer Gallery Days will take place on Saturday, July 29, 2023, from 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT). The venue for this artful gathering is located at 500 Pike Street, Seattle, WA 98101. This is an excellent opportunity to explore the diverse range of artistic expressions and engage with the vibrant arts scene in Seattle. Make your summer more enriching by experiencing the creative brilliance on display at XO23 Summer Gallery Days. Come, be a part of this artistic journey and let the colors, shapes, and narratives stimulate your senses and inspire your imagination.
Step into a world of camaraderie and connection at the legendary "Reunion on Union." As the name suggests, the event is a meet-up of old friends and an opportunity for making new connections. It's the perfect way to spend a relaxing weekend, meeting interesting people and creating lasting memories.
The event is organized by the Africatown Community Land Trust and kicks off on Sunday, July 30, 2023, at 4 PM. Set in the heart of Seattle on 23rd Avenue East Union Street, the event promises a lively atmosphere filled with laughter, conversation, and a sense of community.
If you've been craving a casual day out where you can reconnect with old friends or meet new people, then the "Reunion on Union" is the place to be. Experience the true essence of community spirit in an atmosphere that is as welcoming as it is exciting.
So mark your calendars and get ready to be a part of this memorable gathering. The "Reunion on Union" is more than just an event; it's a testament to the strength and unity of the Seattle community.
Step into a world of creative brilliance at the FFTT Opening Reception.
This event, slated for Saturday, July 29, 2023, from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT), is a celebration of the 'FFTT' exhibition at Forest For The Trees.
Art enthusiasts and patrons will gather at 419 Occidental Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98104, to appreciate a collection that showcases the synergy between nature and artistry.
Curated by FFTT, this exhibition opening is a testament to the vibrant artistic community in Seattle, offering an immersive experience for both the artists and attendees.
The FFTT Opening Reception is more than just an art event; it's a platform to engage, connect, and celebrate the thriving art scene in Seattle. Mark the date on your calendar and become part of this artistic journey.
Inject some creativity into your weekend with the XO + Antipode Public Announcement Party. This event, taking place on Saturday, July 29, 2023, is a love letter to the creative community of the Pacific Northwest. Organized by XO SEATTLE, the party will run from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM (PDT) at 500 Pike Street. This is more than just an event; it's an opportunity to immerse yourself in the vibrant, innovative atmosphere of Seattle's art scene.
In a city known for its cultural diversity and artistic vibrancy, the XO + Antipode Public Announcement Party is a standout event that celebrates the talent and creativity in the region. Whether you're an artist, a creative professional, or simply someone who appreciates art, this party promises to be a highlight of your weekend. Don't miss the chance to engage with the local creative community and support the flourishing arts scene in Seattle.
Seattle is a city that's known for its vibrant art and music scene, and this Sunday, you can experience it all at Brunch N' Vibez : BLASTFEST. This unique event, hosted by Curated Vibez, brings together a delightful blend of Culture, Music, Art, and Food. Offering a platform for local artists and musicians to showcase their talents, this brunch event is more than just a meal - it's a cultural experience.
The event is taking place on Sunday, July 30, 2023, from 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM (PDT) at a prime location - 1102 North 34th Street, Seattle, WA 98103. This allows you to enjoy the city's picturesque views while indulging in the festivities.
So, why not spend your Sunday immersing yourself in the local culture, art, and music scene of Seattle? It's a perfect way to wrap up your weekend in the city. An event that guarantees good vibes and great company, Brunch N' Vibez : BLASTFEST is an experience you wouldn't want to miss.
Get ready to level up your weekend plans! This Sunday, join the gaming enthusiasts of Seattle for the annual Seattle Indies & IGDA Seattle Summer Picnic 2023. Organized by IGDA Seattle, the local chapter of the International Game Developers Association, this event promises a day of networking, camaraderie, and of course, games! If you're part of the thriving game industry in Puget Sound, or simply a fan, this is definitely an event you won't want to miss.
The event will be held on July 30, 2023, from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT) at the picturesque Madrona Park. Expect an exciting day filled with informative talks, developer meet-ups, and the chance to try out some games developed by local talent. Not to mention, it's a picnic! So come with your lunch and enjoy the beautiful Seattle summer while mingling with fellow gaming enthusiasts.
Whether you're a professional game developer, an indie game creator, or just a game enthusiast, the Seattle Indies & IGDA Seattle Summer Picnic 2023 promises to be a gaming extravaganza you won't want to miss! Get your game face on and join us for a day of fun, frolic, and video games.
Step into the world of Zumba and brace yourself for an adrenaline-pumping experience! Hosted by the Friends of Waterfront Seattle, this Zumba Master Class is not just about fitness, it's about having a blast while you work up a sweat. The class is designed to cater to everyone, regardless of their fitness level or dancing skills. What better way to spend your weekend than grooving to the music and getting fit at the same time?
Ditch the traditional workout and come join us this Sunday, July 30, 2023, from 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM (PDT). The class will take place at the beautiful location of 1951 Alaskan Way, offering stunning views of the waterfront.
The session is led by experienced instructors from We Move to Give, who infuse every Zumba class with an infectious energy and a mix of flavors, ensuring a fun-filled workout. You can jump in at any time throughout the class and simply follow along with the dance moves.
The Friends of Waterfront Seattle aim to make the central waterfront a vibrant public mixing ground for all communities. So, come dance, celebrate, and contribute to this vision while enjoying a great workout at the Zumba Master Class.
For those who appreciate the feel and distinct click-clack sound of mechanical keyboards, this is an event you won't want to miss. The Seattle Mechanical Keyboards Meetup 2023 is a gathering of keyboard enthusiasts and hobbyists, set to take place on Saturday, July 29th, 2023 from 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PDT).
Hosted by Keebibi in collaboration with SMK and cKeys, this event is a great opportunity to mingle with like-minded individuals, share your own keyboard builds, and get inspired by the creative designs of others.
The meetup will be held at 5011 Bernie Whitebear Way, Seattle, WA 98199. Whether you're a mechanical keyboard veteran or a curious newcomer, you're encouraged to bring your own boards. But even if you don't own a mechanical keyboard, you're still welcome to come and experience the different builds that others have put together.
So mark your calendars and get ready to tap into the world of mechanical keyboards. This event is not just about the keyboards, it's about the community, the shared passion, and the joy of experiencing something unique and tactile.
Don't forget to bring your enthusiasm and prepare to immerse yourself in the mesmerizing world of mechanical keyboards. See you there!
Add some glamour to your weekend with the LGBTQ Fashion Photoshoot Party, a vibrant event that combines fashion, photography, and fun.
This stylish soiree is set to take place on Sunday, July 30, 2023, from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT) at 2901 Western Ave, Seattle, WA 98121.
Organized by professional photographer Ryan Henderson, this party invites you to strike a pose and get your portrait professionally taken against the backdrop of a stunning rooftop view of downtown Seattle at sunset.
But it's not just about the photos. It's also a fantastic opportunity to meet new people, network with other LGBTQ individuals, and revel in the warm and welcoming atmosphere.
So, come dressed to impress and ready to make some unforgettable memories. The LGBTQ Fashion Photoshoot Party promises to be a highlight of your weekend. Don't miss out!
Are you an eco-conscious fashion lover looking for your next stand-out piece? Look no further than the No New Clothes Sip + Swap event.
This sustainable fashion gathering is organized by JeLisa, a visionary who believes in the power of style with a conscience. Taking place on Saturday, July 29, 2023, from 12:00 PM to 5:00 PM, it's an ideal way to spend an afternoon indulging in your love of fashion while also doing your part for the environment.
Set in the heart of Seattle at 1115 12th Avenue, the event offers you a chance to sip on some coffee while swapping clothes in support of the #NoNewClothes challenge. That's right — you can revamp your wardrobe without buying brand new items, reducing your carbon footprint and promoting sustainable fashion practices.
This event is more than just a clothes swap; it's a gathering of like-minded individuals who believe in making a difference through their fashion choices. So, come along, bring your preloved clothes, find some new favorites, and take a stand for sustainable fashion.
Don't miss out on this unique opportunity to refresh your wardrobe and meet fellow sustainable fashion enthusiasts in Seattle. Register now for the No New Clothes Sip + Swap event and make your weekend fashionable and eco-friendly!
The Dynasty Ball: Crystal Tokyo: A Night of Glamour and Magic
After a day of thrift shopping, what better way to spend your Saturday evening than at The Dynasty Ball: Crystal Tokyo? This event is a tribute to the iconic pop culture figure, Sailor Moon, and promises a night of glamour and magic that will transport you to a world of fantasy and elegance.
The event is scheduled for Saturday, July 29, 2023, from 6:00 PM to 11:30 PM (PDT) at 104 17th Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98144. The venue is perfect for this grand occasion, providing a charming backdrop that matches the enchanting theme of the ball.
The Dynasty Ball is known for hosting extravagant parties that bring together a diverse crowd, creating an atmosphere of unity and joy. This year’s ball is no exception, offering a unique opportunity for Sailor Moon fans and party-goers alike to immerse themselves in an unforgettable experience.
So, put on your best outfit, gather your friends, and prepare yourself for a night of mystique and glamour at The Dynasty Ball: Crystal Tokyo. You don't want to miss this magical evening that promises to be a highlight of your weekend in Seattle.
Are you a mother looking for a fun and unique way to make new friends? Look no further than Mama Speed Friending, a one-of-a-kind event designed for mamas just like you. This event, organized by On the Eastside Events, is set to take place on Saturday, July 29, 2023, from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT) at 115 Kirkland Ave, Kirkland, WA 98033.
This event is the perfect opportunity to meet and connect with other mamas in a relaxed and friendly environment. It's like speed dating, but for friends! So grab your favorite tea and head over to LizzyKate in Kirkland.
This event isn't just about making new friends; it's about creating a supportive community of mothers who can share their experiences, advice, and stories. So, if you're a mama looking to expand your social circle, this is the perfect event for you.
Don't miss out on this unique and exciting opportunity to build new relationships and enjoy a wonderful evening of conversation and connection at Mama Speed Friending. It's sure to be one of the highlights of your weekend in Seattle.
Are you ready to witness a spectacular blend of art and improvisation? Dive into a unique storytelling experience with the "A Thousand Words" improv show by Unexpected Productions Improv. This event is a remarkable marriage of visual art and theatrical performance, guaranteed to leave you inspired and exhilarated.
Every story spun in this show is inspired by a piece of artwork. As the saying goes, "A picture paints a thousand words", and this performance proves it true. With the help of audience suggestions, the performers will weave a myriad of stories, each one as vivid and exciting as the artwork itself.
The event will take place on Sunday, July 30, 2023, from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT), offering you a great way to unwind and get a hearty laugh before the start of a new week. The venue is located at 1428 Post Alley at the Gum Wall in Pike Place Market, Seattle, WA 98101.
So why wait? Grab your tickets and immerse yourself in a world where art comes alive in the form of quick-witted humor and brilliant improvisation. "A Thousand Words" is guaranteed to be a highlight of your Seattle weekend.
Kickstart your weekend with an invigorating session of Daily Yoga at W Seattle. Held on Saturday, July 29, 2023 from 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM (PDT), this event promises to energize your body and soothe your mind, preparing you for the exciting weekend ahead.
Hosted by W Seattle, this yoga class is designed to accommodate all skill levels. Whether you're a seasoned yogi or a beginner, you'll find the session challenging yet enjoyable.
The location at 1112 4th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101 lends itself perfectly to the tranquil vibes of the yoga class, allowing attendees to immerse themselves in the calming ambiance.
As the Marketing Manager of W Seattle, Ronald Wise invites you to join this wellness session to experience the fusion of physical exercise, meditation, and breath control.
So, rise and shine, Seattle! Roll out your yoga mat and greet the day with a sense of peace and fulfillment. You won't want to miss out on this rejuvenating start to your weekend.
Sure, you may think you know Seattle, but have you truly experienced the city in all its glory? This Saturday, take a chance to see the city through a new lens with the popular Seattle 101 tour.
Hosted by Seattle Free Walking Tours, this flagship tour offers an insider’s guide to the Emerald City on Saturday, July 29, 2023, from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM (PDT), starting at 2003 Western Avenue, Seattle.
This tour isn't just a walk around the city; it's a journey through history, culture, and the unique vibe that makes Seattle the city it is. From iconic landmarks to hidden gems, this tour will expose you to the city's various facets, leaving you with a deeper appreciation for Seattle.
The Seattle 101 tour is more than just a sightseeing trip; it's an immersive experience that will make you fall in love with Seattle all over again. So, why wait? Put on your walking shoes, grab your camera, and get ready to explore Seattle like never before!
Shanghai Comedy Openmic: A Night Full of Laughter
After a day of sightseeing, why not unwind with a night full of laughter at the Shanghai Comedy Openmic?
Taking place every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at The Shanghai Room, this event is a perfect mix of hilarity and local talent. You can either sign up to take the stage yourself, or simply sit back and enjoy the show.
The event starts at 7 PM, but if you're feeling brave and want to try your hand at stand-up, make sure to get there by 6:30 PM for sign-ups. The Shanghai Room is located at 8580 Greenwood Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98103.
Organized by DinoDadComedy, this open mic night is a great way to support local comedians while enjoying a night out in the city. Whether you're a fan of comedy or just looking for something fun to do this weekend, the Shanghai Comedy Openmic is a must-visit.
So, grab your friends, enjoy some drinks, and get ready for a night full of laughter and fun at the Shanghai Comedy Openmic. Trust us, your weekend in Seattle won't be complete without it!
After a night full of laughter, it's time to satiate your taste buds. Begin your Saturday morning with a delightful twist by joining the "DELICIOUSNESS: A Downtown Seattle Pastry & Coffee Crawl". This unique 2-hour tour will lead you through the Emerald City's hidden gems, promising a caffeine-infused, deliciously sweet exploration.
Organized by Jessica Ness, a true Seattle enthusiast, this tour gives you the opportunity to discover and experience the city's art, history, culture, and, of course, its delectable food and drink scene. The tour starts at 10:00 AM on Saturday, July 29, 2023, at 1501 Western Avenue, Suite 300, Seattle, WA 98101.
Your journey begins with a visit to charming coffee houses and pastry shops, where you'll get to taste some of the city’s best brews and sweet treats. As you wander through the streets of downtown Seattle, you'll also learn about the city's vibrant history and culture.
So, whether you're a coffee connoisseur, a pastry enthusiast, or just looking for a unique way to explore Seattle, the "DELICIOUSNESS: A Downtown Seattle Pastry & Coffee Crawl" is a weekend event you shouldn't miss. Indulge in the delectable flavors of Seattle and make your weekend truly unforgettable!
As the weekend approaches, the city of Seattle transforms into a playground for those seeking adventure. One such adventure that stands out is the Seattle Outdoor Escape Game: The Time Travelling Agent. This game, organized by Questo - City Exploration Games, will take you on an exciting journey through the streets of Seattle on Saturday, July 29, 2023 at 12:00 PM (PDT).
Located at 3021 Elliott Avenue, this game is not your typical escape room. The Time Travelling Agent is an outdoor game that will take you around the city, solving clues and puzzles in a race against time. It's a fantastic way to explore Seattle, learn about its history and culture, and have fun at the same time!
The game is perfect for couples looking for a unique date activity, families wanting to bond through a shared adventure, or friends just looking for a fun way to enjoy the weekend. So, get ready for an exhilarating experience as you dive into the immersive world of the Time Travelling Agent. This game promises a weekend filled with excitement, discovery, and most importantly, fun! Don't miss out on this unique weekend adventure in the heart of Seattle.
As you continue to explore the vibrant city of Seattle, add a dash of enchantment to your weekend with the captivating performance of "Sometimes the Rain, Sometimes the Sea." This show, meticulously curated by Dacha Theatre, is a beautiful and turbulent collision of multiple stories that retell the classic tale of The Little Mermaid.
The performance will take place on Saturday, July 29, 2023, from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT) at W Stevens Way NE, Seattle, WA 98195. This intriguing spectacle promises to transport you into a realm of fantastical narratives, making it a perfect choice for a weekend outing with family or friends.
Dacha Theatre is known for their artistic prowess and innovative storytelling, so be prepared for a night of mesmerizing performances that will leave you spellbound. Don't miss the opportunity to experience this unique theatrical event and enrich your weekend in Seattle with a touch of magic and drama.
As the weekend winds down, immerse yourself in a slice of Seattle's rich maritime history with the Boys of 1936 Boathouse Tour. Scheduled for Sunday, July 30, 2023 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM (PDT), this tour offers a unique opportunity to delve into the history of the Boys in the Boat, a group of young men from the University of Washington who captured gold in rowing at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin.
The tour takes place at 3896 Walla Walla Road NE, Seattle, WA 98195, where you'll get an up-close look at the Husky Clipper, the very boat that carried the team to victory. You'll also explore Pocock's loft, a treasure trove of oars, boats, and other rowing memorabilia.
This tour is not just for sports enthusiasts, but for anyone interested in local history and inspiring stories of perseverance and triumph. Don't miss the chance to experience this integral part of Seattle's legacy. Embark on a journey through time and feel the spirit of the Boys of 1936 come alive.
It's time to treat your taste buds to a tantalizing gastronomic experience at the Vegan Street Fair Seattle 2023. Happening on Saturday, July 29, from 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM, this is the ultimate foodie dream event for vegans and anyone who appreciates good food.
The fair is a nationwide annual series, and this year it's coming to 5701 22nd Ave NW, Seattle. What makes this fair special? It brings together local vegan and vegan-friendly restaurants and vendors, offering bite-size portions of delicious vegan eats. The best part is that all bite-size portions are $4 max and the entrance is free.
This means you get to nosh on as many local eats as your heart desires (and your belly can hold), experiencing all of your city's best vegan eats without getting full, and all for a fraction of the price of a regular meal. Imagine moving from one vendor to another, tasting a bit of everything, and savoring the best vegan food your city has to offer.
The Vegan Street Fair is more than just a food event. It's a celebration of the vegan lifestyle, a chance to mingle with like-minded people, and a great opportunity to enjoy some amazing food. And with DJ John Lewis AKA Bad Ass Vegan hosting the event, there's certainly going to be a lively atmosphere.
So, mark your calendar, invite your friends, and get ready to EAT ALL THE VEGAN THINGS at the Vegan Street Fair Seattle 2023.
There's no better way to bask in the Seattle sunshine than at a picnic with friends, family, and fellow tech enthusiasts. This weekend, the Women in Technology (WIT) Network in Bellevue invites you to join them for a family-friendly summer picnic and potluck at the park on Sunday, July 30, 2023, from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM (PDT).
Located at 7789 NE 12th St, Medina, this relaxed event is a perfect opportunity to network, have fun, and enjoy the summer sun with like-minded individuals who have a passion for technology. The WIT Network's mission is to empower women in technology, but all are welcome to attend this inclusive event.
Whether you're new to the Seattle tech scene or an experienced professional, this picnic is a great chance to make connections, share ideas, and foster a sense of community within the industry.
Don't forget to bring your favorite dish for the potluck and enjoy the delightful combination of technology discussions, delicious food, and the great outdoors.
See you there!