Summer Festivals

Bumbershoot 2016: Nothing's In the Right Place

The highs and lows of this year's Labor Day weekend festivities at Seattle Center.

09/07/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Slide Show

Bumbershoot 2016 Photo Recap

The sights of another arts-filled Labor Day weekend at Seattle Center.

09/06/2016 Photography by Seth Sommerfeld

Summer in the City

The Best of Bumbershoot 2016: Sunday

Our top picks in music, comedy, and culture for the Labor Day weekend fest.

09/01/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Eat Beat

Bumbershoot Brings in Local Chefs for New Food Program B-EATs

Radiator Whiskey, Gracia, Bok a Bok, Little Uncle, and more all under one tent.

08/31/2016 By Rosin Saez

Summer in the City

The Best of Bumbershoot 2016: Saturday

Our top picks in music, comedy, and culture for the Labor Day weekend fest.

08/31/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Summer in the City

The Best of Bumbershoot 2016: Friday

Our top picks in music, comedy, and culture for the Labor Day weekend fest.

08/30/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Summer Festivals

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis and Death Cab for Cutie Headline Bumbershoot 2016

Festival passes for the loaded lineup (Tame Impala, Run the Jewels, Father John Misty, KYGO, Billy Idol, and more) go on sale this Friday.

04/26/2016 By Seth Sommerfeld

Festivals

This Is the End of One Reel as We Know It

After producing Bumbershoot for 35 years, the nonprofit promoter has become a shell of its former self.

08/28/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Bang for Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: August 25–31

The National Park Service turns 98 and a chance to chat with renowned concert poster artists: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

08/25/2014 By Conor Romack

Met PIcks

The Top Things to See or Do in August

The Seahawks return to the gridiron, Bumbershoot’s main stage goes outdoors, and boats battle in Lake Washington.

08/05/2014 Edited by Seth Sommerfeld

Article

Reggie Watts Returns for Bumbershoot

And he’ll be visiting old haunts over Labor Day Weekend. Play it cool if you see him at Cafe Flora.

08/01/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Summer in Seattle

The Best of Bumbershoot 2012: Saturday

Our top picks in music, arts, and culture for the Labor Day weekend fest.

08/28/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Ticket Alert

Bumbershoot Ticket Prices Go Up Tomorrow

How much are you willing to pay to see Skrillex, Gotye, Tony Bennett, M83…

07/16/2012 By Laura Dannen

Summer in the City

Bumbershoot Unveils 2012 Performing Arts Lineup (It Includes Ken Jennings)

In addition to director John Waters, the writers of Futurama, and the Modernist Cuisine team.

06/12/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Summer in the City

Tony Bennett and Skrillex Headline Bumbershoot

Yep, you read that correctly.

05/08/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Music Fest

The Full Lineup of Bumbershoot 2011

Here’s what you’ll be doing over Labor Day weekend.

06/01/2011 By Julia Scherzinger

Music Festival

Latest Lineup from Bumbershoot

Music fest announces a band a day in May.

05/11/2011 By Laura Dannen

Music Fest

Bumbershoot Announces a Band a Day in May

What a tease.

05/02/2011 By Laura Dannen

Last Night

Last Night: Bumbershoot

Working man's hero Billy Bragg plays Bumbershoot on Labor Day weekend.

09/06/2010 By Erica C. Barnett

Summer in Seattle

The Best of Bumbershoot: Monday

Our top picks in music, arts, and culture for the Labor Day weekend fest.

09/02/2010 By Laura Dannen