Culture Fix

Weekend What to Do May 24–27

Folklife returns, a naturalist questions the Ballard Locks' declining lox, and garage surf rolls into the Sunset.

05/24/2019 By Gennette Cordova

Summer Sounds

What Does the Future Hold for Music Festivals?

After the collapse of Sasquatch and Upstream, our festival landscape appears uncertain. But some are hanging on—even growing.

04/23/2019 By Stefan Milne

Record Release

Tres Leches Release Their First Album at the Clock-Out Lounge

The punk trio celebrates their eclectic debut record on Friday.

09/25/2018 By Stefan Milne

Festival Season

Get Ready for the 47th Annual Northwest Folklife

This weekend the year’s freest festival takes over Seattle Center.

05/22/2018 By Stefan Milne

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week: May 23–30

Words from Lindy West and Sherman Alexie, the tradition of Northwest Folklife Festival, and a non-Sasquatch indie rock alternative.

05/23/2016 By Kyle Kuhn Edited by Seth Sommerfeld

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

Bang For Your Buck

Cheap Week Seattle: Best Bang-for-Your-Buck Events May 19–25

A geek's guide to wedding planning, a celebration of Indian dance and culture, and a chance to meet Lulu the Library Book Fairy: the best ways to spend your week without spending much.

05/19/2014 By Conor Romack

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