Top Picks for Arts and Events

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Summer Music Fest

Capitol Hill Block Party 2016 Picks

Plan out your schedule for the 20th anniversary edition of the urban summer music fest.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/21/2016

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: July 21–24

Steve Martin and Martin Short team up for comedic revelry, Malala Yousafzai spreads her message of hope and determination, and Kenny Chesney brings a boatload of country hits to CenturyLink Field.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 07/21/2016

The Sporting Life

Watch Ken Griffey Jr. Go Into the Hall of Fame This Sunday

The Kid takes his rightful place in baseball's hallowed halls.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/20/2016

Ticket Alerts

Temple of the Dog (Soundgarden/Pearl Jam Supergroup) Announces Its First Tour Ever

The band finally hits the road (and plays the Paramount) to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its lone album.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/20/2016

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Car Seat Headrest

The Seattle band behind one of the most acclaimed indie rock records of 2016 gets set for Capitol Hill Block Party.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/19/2016

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week: July 18–24

Noir City takes over the Egyptian, Tracy Rocca's paintings soak up the sun, and 'Daisy' dramatizes one of America's most famous political ads.

  • By Kyle Kuhn and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/18/2016

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: July 14–17

Bask in the bloody glee of 'A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder,' venture to Middle-earth with Seattle Symphony, and munch away at Bite of Seattle and Dragon Fest.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 07/14/2016

Video Games

10 Seattle Spots Where You Can Avoid Pokémon Go

Gotta ditch 'em all.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/13/2016

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week: July 11–17

A Frames reunites, Wye Oak moves forward by looking back, and Alice Gosti's latest marathon dance performance comes to Waterfront Park.

  • By Kyle Kuhn and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/11/2016

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: July 7–10

The Dixie Chicks return, the Sounders battle the Galaxy, and 'Big Fish' weaves magical stories at Taproot.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 07/07/2016

Art Walk

Where to Go This First Thursday: July 2016

Punch Gallery goes down swinging (and crashing), Lisa Harris Gallery shows all it has to offer, and Davidson highlights turn of the century Japanese woodblock prints.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/06/2016

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week: July 5–10

Seattle Outdoor Theater Festival takes over Volunteer Park, the Physics play with a full band, and Arj Baker seeks stoned laughter.

  • By Kyle Kuhn and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 07/05/2016

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Platform Gallery's Stephen Lyons

Platform's owner and director discusses closing the physical space and plans to continue as a digital art gallery.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/30/2016

Seattle Sound

Seattle Met Mixtape: Volume 7

Download a free compilation of our favorite new local music releases including David Bazan, Tacocat, and Kris Orlowski.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/30/2016

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: June 30–July 4

Catch fireworks from Seafair Summer Fourth and the Mariners, see Alan Cumming's emotional cabaret, and watch as the Seattle Symphony goes Hollywood.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 06/30/2016

Museums

'Star Trek: Exploring New Worlds' Boldly Goes for Fan Service Over Depth

EMP Museum's celebration of 50 years of Star Trek should satisfy Trekkies, but can't fully engage.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/29/2016

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week: June 27–July 3

KEXP Rocks the Dock, NAAM examines African American beauty through photography, and standout local songwriters convene at Chop Suey.

  • By Kyle Kuhn and Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/27/2016

Seattle Sound

Album of the Month: David Bazan's 'Blanco'

The Seattle singer-songwriter expertly explored emotional electronic realms on his May LP.

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/23/2016

The Weekend Starts... Now

The Top Things to Do This Weekend: June 23–26

Seattle Men's and Women's Chorus stalwart Dennis Coleman says goodbye, the Mariners turn back the clock, and Seattle Symphony brings Gershwin to Marymoor.

  • By Seattle Met Staff
  • Published 06/23/2016

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Lisa Prank

Seattle's pop punk princess pours out her emotions on 'Adult Teen.'

  • By Seth Sommerfeld
  • Published 06/21/2016
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