52 Weekends

Summer Weekends

Work up an appetite for the year's best feast with cowboys, boats, and beaches.

12/30/2015 By Allison Williams

Summer in the City

Capitol Hill Block Party 2015 Slideshow Recap

Singing, swinging, and escaping the rain: a chronological look back at last weekend's musical festivities.

07/28/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld Photography by Amber Zbitnoff

Summer Music Fest

Capitol Hill Block Party 2015 Itinerary

We plan out your CHBP weekend for you.

07/22/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Bang for Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: May 18–25

Northwest Folklife Festival takes over Seattle Center for Memorial Day weekend, and Nikki Glaser delivers cutting comedy: the best ways to spend your week without spending much

05/18/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld and Josh Kelety

Small Press, Big Party

5 Essential Events at APRIL Festival 2015

The Seattle small press festival is back in a big way: a storytelling brawl, ghosts of avant-garde expats, and lots and lots of books

03/18/2015 By Darren Davis

Summer Festival

8 New Events to Check Out at Northwest Folklife

From Croatia to India to China: Indulge in the city's rich cultural heritage with these fun events.

05/22/2014 By Conor Romack

Summer in Seattle

Slide Show Recap: Bumbershoot 2013

Seattle's Labor Day weekend arts fest summed up in 25 pictures.

09/03/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Slideshow

Slide Show: Bumbershoot 2013

Seattle's Labor Day weekend arts fest summed up in 25 pictures.

09/03/2013

Weekly Planner

Nosh Pit Weekly Planner: September 4—10

Say hello to fall at a giant cider summit and a family-friendly harvest festival. Also: the International District's night market.

09/03/2013 By Brianna Lantz

Science Is Fun

Kal Penn Kicks Off Seattle Science Festival

The Harold and Kumar star shares a stage with renowned physicist Brian Greene. Only in Seattle.

06/04/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Summer Festival

8 New Showcases to Check Out at Northwest Folklife

Make the most of the Memorial Day weekend festival with these fresh musical offerings.

05/22/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Local Talent

A Fiendish Conversation with Sasquatch Music Festival's Adam Zacks

The festival founder talks about the event's growth, ticket demands, and more.

05/20/2013 By Seth Sommerfeld

Meat Here

Happening in June: A Big New Barbecue Festival

An all-day celebration of barbecue coupled with a costumed dog parade? Must be Fremont.

05/01/2013 By Allecia Vermillion

News In Brief

The Fourth of July Fireworks Are Back On

And other arts and entertainment news bulletins from this week.

04/24/2013 By Laura Dannen

Books & Talks

It's APRIL in March

We're not talking about the rain.

03/20/2013 By Seattle Met Staff

Street Food

Slide Show: Seattle's Night Market and Moon Festival

Other neighborhood festivals might get more buzz, but it's hard to beat this lineup of food from local trucks and restaurants.

09/25/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Summer in Seattle

Slide Show: Bumbershoot 2012

The best of Seattle's Labor Day weekend arts fest in 25 pictures.

09/04/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Slideshow

Slide Show: Bumbershoot 2012

The best of Seattle's Labor Day weekend arts fest in 25 pictures.

09/04/2012

Summer in Seattle

The Best of Bumbershoot 2012: Monday

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

08/30/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld

Summer in Seattle

The Best of Bumbershoot 2012: Sunday

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

08/29/2012 By Seth Sommerfeld