Seattle, WA Events Calendar - things to watch when moving to Seattle

Event Calendar

Thinking about moving to Seattle, WA?  Here are some of the events coming up in the area - before you move stop by to take in some of these exciting activities.
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March 24
Washington Cask Beer Festival
One-of-a-kind handcrafted cask-conditioned beers from over 40 Washington breweries. Admission includes a commemorative tasting glass and 15-4oz beer samples. Tickets available now. 
March 25
The Big Climb
At 788 feet of vertical elevation, the Columbia Center stands as the second tallest building west of the Mississippi. It takes 69 floors, or 1,311 steps, to reach the highly acclaimed observation deck with breathtaking views of the entire Puget Sound region. Are you up for the Big Climb?
Benefits the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Registration is open!
March 25
Seattle’s French Fest: A Celebration of French-Speaking Cultures
Vendors, exhibits, live music, theater and dance performances, French cuisine, book sales, informative seminars and demonstrations, “best baguette” contest, games and more.
April 1-30, 2018
Mount Vernon, La Conner and other Skagit Valley Communities
Skagit Valley Tulip Festival
Celebrate Spring with the sight of millions of blooming tulips, as well as a number of events and activities.
April 7 - March 8, 2018
Spring Fling at Northwest Trek
Animal enrichment and keeper talks, bee keeping demos, craft activities, guided hikes, and more.
April 12-15, 2018
Olympic Peninsula BirdFest
Field trips, boat trips to Protection Island, presentations, workshops, guest speaker, banquet, tour of the Jamestown S’Klallam tribal totem poles. Proceeds help benefit the Dungeness River Audubon Center. Register for events. 
April 14
2018 South Sound Sustainability Expo
Celebrating everyday opportunities to create a healthier and more sustainable community. Food trucks, free screen printing, mini-farmers market, exhibits, electric bikes, and more.
April 19-22, 2018
Washington State Spring Fair
Tons of fun for the whole family. Garden displays, racing pigs, dogs performing amazing water tricks, motorsports, rides, animals, music, entertainment, and more.
April 20-22, 2018
Seattle Cherry Blossom & Japanese Cultural Festival
Explore and experience the cultural roots and contemporary influences of Japan through live performances, visual arts, hands-on activities, foods and games including Taiko drumming and artisan demonstrations.
April 27-29, 2018
World Rhythm Festival
World music traditions including African, Middle-Eastern, Latin, Indian, Brazilian, North American, and more. Performances, classes, dance and drum.
June 15-17, 2018
Berry Dairy Days
Food, live music, fireworks, outdoor movie, 5/10K & Half Marathon Run, Festival, Grand Parade, Salmon BBQ, Rolling Thunder Big Rigs and more.

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