June PlanAhead: Your monthly events calendar

Happy June, Seattle. 🏖️  If you’re anything like us, you’re ecstatic about the sunny days, barbecues, and beach trips on the horizon — and with all that excitement, you’re also looking for fun local events to attend. Read on for all the top events happening this month in the Emerald City.

June 1-5

Wednesday, June 1 

  • Bruce | Wed., June 1 | 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Repertory Theatre, 155 Mercer St. | $23+ | A play based on the making of “Jaws,” Steven Spielberg invades the island off Cape Cod where he faces storms, hostile locals + a malfunctioning shark named Bruce. 🦈
  • Bob Dylan | Wed., June 1 | 8 p.m. | The Paramount Theatre | $58+ | One of the greatest songwriters hits the Seattle stage on his “Rough and Rowdy Ways” tour.
  • “10 Things I Hate About You” | Wed., June 1 | 7 p.m. | Central Cinema | $12 | The classic 90s romcom starring Heath Ledger + Julia Stiles was filmed in Seattle. 🎬
  • WC Pride Glow Skate Party | Wed., June 1 | 8:30-11 p.m. | Southgate Roller Rink, 9646 17th Ave. SW | $10+ | White Center’s own series of Pride events kicks off with a shimmery roller skating party. 🛼
  • Out in Tech: Network and Chill Pride Month Kickoff | Wed., June 1 | 6-8 p.m. | Optimism Brewing Company | Free | Connect with some of the other LGBTQ+ techies while chowing down on some free tacos. 
  • Air Play | Wed., June 1 | 7 p.m. | Seattle Children’s Theatre | $20 | This delightful circus-esque show will have fabrics soaring over your head and giggling under the falling snow. 
  • “The Prom” | Wed., June 1 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 

Thursday, June 2

  • Bruce | Thurs., June 2 | 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Repertory Theatre, 155 Mercer St. | $23+ | A play based on the making of “Jaws,” Steven Spielberg invades the island off Cape Cod where he faces storms, hostile locals + a malfunctioning shark named Bruce. 🦈
  • Down the Rabbit Hole | Thurs., June 2 | 7:30 p.m. | Cafe Nordo, 109 South Main St. | $95+ | Dinner theater gets the Lewis Carroll treatment in this performance pop-up that includes food, drinks, colorful costumes, and after-hours karaoke. 🐇
  • Bob Dylan | Thurs., June 2 | 8 p.m. | The Paramount Theatre | $58+ | One of the greatest songwriters hits the Seattle stage on his “Rough and Rowdy Ways” tour.
  • Freddie Gibbs | Thurs., June 2 | 9 p.m. | Showbox SODO | $27.50+ | This Grammy-nominated artist is one of hip-hop’s most influential voices.
  • “LOLA” | Thurs., June 2 | 7 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • Seattle’s Best Comedy Showcase | Thurs., June 2 | 8-9:30 p.m. | Laugh’s Comedy Club, 5220 Roosevelt Way NE | $10 | Touring comedians are also known to drop into these locally curated shows.
  • First Thursday: Pride Family Fun | Thurs., June 2 | 5-8 p.m. | MOHAI | Free | This edition of the museum’s free night also includes a reading corner with LGBTQ+ themed books and movie showings from Three Dollar Bill Cinema. 🏳️‍🌈
  • Great Women of Country: The Music of Dolly Parton, Loretta Lynn, and Lucinda Williams | Thurs., June 2 | 7:30 p.m. | The Royal Room | $15+ | Some of Seattle’s finest musicians get together to celebrate the music these tough-as-nails women brought into the world. 🎶
  • HONK! Fest West Opening Night | Thurs., June 2 | 8 p.m. | Ballard Odd Fellows | Free | Get ready to jam out — this festival showcases street bands from around the world. 
  • Documentary Screening: Passage to Sweden | Thurs., June 2 | 6-7:30 p.m. | National Nordic Museum | $5+ | Using survivor testimonials, the film shows how Danish citizens, the Norwegian Resistance, and Swedish diplomats worked to save thousands of Jewish lives during WWII. 
  • Air Play | Thurs., June 2 | 6 p.m. | Seattle Children’s Theatre | $20 | This delightful circus-esque show will have fabrics soaring over your head and giggling under the falling snow. 
  • “Riverwood” | Thurs., June 2 | 7:30 p.m. | Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.
  • “The Prom” | Thurs., June 2 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 

Friday, June 3

  • Pinball + Arcade Show | Fri., June 3 | 12-11:30p.m. | Greater Tacoma Convention Center | $20+ | Local volunteers and collectors gather at this convention on tilt with over 400 pinball and arcade machines.
  • Storm vs. Dallas Wings | Fri., June 3 | 7 p.m. | Climate Pledge Arena | $33+ | Stewie + the Storm hope to heat up with the summer months.
  • HONK! Fest West | Fri., June 3 | 6 p.m. | Georgetown | Free | This lively weekend festival features traditional African brass bands and Brazilian drum + dance.
  • Zoltan Kaszas | Fri., June 3 | 7:30 p.m. | Laughs Comedy Club | $20+ | This standup from Budapest won the Seattle international Comedy Competition.
  • Socially Inept: Tech Roast Show | Fri., June 3 | 8 p.m. | SIFF Cinema Egyptian | $34+ | A band of comedians who used to work in the tech world roast those still in it.
  • Game Grumps Live | Fri., June 3 | 8 p.m. | The Paramount Theatre | $45+ | Arin Hanson and Dan Avidan pit gaming audience members against each other.
  • Purity Ring | Fri., June 3 | 8 p.m. | The Neptune Theatre | $34+ | This Canadian electropop band debuted on Billboard’s electronic charts last year.. 
  • Violent Femmes | Fri., June 3 | 7 p.m. | The Moore Theatre | $35 | The iconic post-punk band known for “Blister in the Sun” released its 10th studio album.
  • Pedro the Lion | Fri., June 3 | 9 p.m. | The Showbox | $25+ | The group driven by artist David Bazan has a catalog of introspective tunes spanning three decades.
  • “LOLA” | Fri., June 3 | 7 + 9:45 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • An Evening with David Sedaris | Fri., June 3 | 7:30-9 p.m. | Third Place Books | $32+ | Welcoming legendary humorist to Seattle to feature Sedaris’s publication of “Happy-Go-Lucky.”
  • Air Play | Fri., June 3 | 7 p.m. | Seattle Children’s Theatre | $20 | This delightful circus-esque show will have fabrics soaring over your head and giggling under the falling snow. 
  • Gimme Gimme Disco | Fri., June 3 | 11 p.m. | The Crocodile | $18+ | Bust out the bell bottoms and blue eyeshadow — we’re getting down to ABBA’s biggest hits in Belltown. 🕺
  • “All Tharp” | Fri., June 3 | 7:30 p.m. | McCaw Hall | $30+ | The Pacific Northwest Ballet’s final rep of the season follows the life of famed choreographer Twyla Tharp and her cosmopolitan works. 🩰
  • “Riverwood” | Fri., June 3 | 7:30 p.m. | Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.
  • “The Prom” | Fri., June 3 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 

Saturday, June 4

  • Pinball & Arcade Show | Sat., June 4 | 10 a.m.-11:30 p.m. | Greater Tacoma Convention Center | $20+ | Local volunteers and collectors gather at this convention on tilt with over 400 pinball and arcade machines.
  • HONK! Fest West | Sat., June 4 | 6 p.m. | Columbia City | Free | This lively weekend festival features traditional African brass bands and Brazilian drum + dance.
  • New Kids On The Block | Sat., June 4 | 8 p.m. | Climate Pledge Arena | $25+ | The OG boy band hosts an 80s/90s nostalgia fest with guests Salt-N-Pepa, Rick Astley + En Vogue.
  • Summer White Wine Tasting + Pairing | Sat., June 4 | 2:30-5:30 p.m. | The Factory Luxe | $70+ | There will be pizza, live music, and wines from the likes of Love Beats Pagne, Michael Florentino + Rotie Cellars.
  • “LOLA” | Sat., June 4 | 7 + 9:45 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $49+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • Pagdiriwang Phillipine Festival | Sat., June 4 | 1-4:30 p.m. | Virtual | The streamed talks, performances, and musical performances align with the anniversary of the Philippine’s Independence. 🇵🇭
  • Air Play | Sat., June 4 | 1 + 6 p.m. | Seattle Children’s Theatre | $20 | This delightful circus-esque show will have fabrics soaring over your head and giggling under the falling snow. The 1 p.m. performance is audio described. 
  • “All Tharp” | Sat., June 4 | 2 + 7:30 p.m. | McCaw Hall | $30+ | The Pacific Northwest Ballet’s final rep of the season follows the life of famed choreographer Twyla Tharp and her cosmopolitan works. 🩰
  • “Riverwood” | Sat., June 4 | 7:30 p.m. | Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.
  • “The Prom” | Sat., June 4 | 1:30 + 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 

Sunday, June 5

  • Pinball & Arcade Show | Sun., June 5 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | Greater Tacoma Convention Center | $20+ | Local volunteers and collectors gather at this convention on tilt with over 400 pinball and arcade machines.
  • HONK! Fest West | Sun., June 5 | 6 p.m. | Yesler Terrace Park | Free | This lively weekend festival features traditional African brass bands and Brazilian drum + dance.
  • Storm vs. Connecticut Sun | Sun., June 3 | 3 p.m. | Climate Pledge Arena | $33+ | A rare afternoon game is appropriate for playing a team called the Sun.
  • Tori Amos | Sun., June 3 | 7 p.m. | The Paramount Theatre | $45 | The legendary singer-songwriter is still going strong 30 years after “Little Earthquakes.”
  • “LOLA” | Sat., June 5 | 7 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • Calexio | Sun., June 3 | 8 p.m. | The Neptune Theatre | $30+ | The rock-blues group returns with its 10th studio album “El Mirador.”
  • DrinkWell Zinfandel | Sun., June 3 | 3:30-6 p.m. | Bourbon Steak, 1433 Fourth Ave. | $75 | The walkaround wine-and-food tasting event features 50 top-rated Zinfandels and other wines from California’s Sonoma County. 🍷
  • Pagdiriwang Phillipine Festival | Sun., June 5 | 1-3:30 p.m. | Virtual | The streamed talks, performances, and musical performances align with the anniversary of the Philippine’s Independence. 🇵🇭
  • Air Play | Sun., June 5 | 11 a.m. + 4 p.m. | Seattle Children’s Theatre | $20 | This delightful circus-esque show will have fabrics soaring over your head and giggling under the falling snow. 
  • School of Rock pays tribute to Red Hot Chili Peppers | Sun., June 5 | 2 p.m. | Tractor Tavern | $12 | Students of the musical school are planning to get you to rock out. 🎸
  • Short Stories Live: Extra(Ordinary) | Sun., June 5 | 4 p.m. | The Forum, 1119 Eighth Ave. + Virtual | $10+ | These short stories might make you question what’s really ordinary. 
  • National Geographic Live: How to Clone a Mammoth | Sun., June 5 | 2 p.m. | Benaroya Hall | $38+ | Evolutionary biologist Beth Shapiro has been quite the pioneer in ancient DNA research.
  • “And So That Happened…” | Sun., June 5 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $43.75+ | Three mini musicals try to capture the strange journey that was (and still is) the COVID-19 pandemic. 🦠
  • “Riverwood” | Sun., June 5 | 2 p.m. | Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.
  • “The Prom” | Sun., June 5 | 1:30 + 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 

June 6-12

Monday, June 6

  • Dance for PD | Mon., June 6 | 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Francis Russell Center, 1611 136th Pl. NE, Bellevue + virtual | Free | This class uses live music + dance to help those with Parkinson’s disease address balance, coordination, and flexibility challenges.
  • “The Little Prince”: A Ballet | Mon., June 6 | 6:30-7:45 p.m. | Meydenbauer Center, Bellevue | $27 | Follow the lost boy and a fox in this ballet based on Antoine de Saint-Exupéry’s classic children’s tale.
  • “Aliens” | Mon., June 6 | 4 p.m. + 9:30 p.m. | Central Cinema | $12 | Sigourney Weaver shines in this spine-tingling, classic sci-fi sequel — try not to close your eyes. 👽
  • National Geographic Live: How to Clone a Mammoth | Mon., June 6 | 7:30 p.m. | Benaroya Hall | $38+ | Evolutionary biologist Beth Shapiro has been quite the pioneer in ancient DNA research.

Tuesday, June 7

  • Storm vs. Atlanta Dream | Tues., June 7 | 7 p.m. | Climate Pledge Arena | $33+ | Sue Bird + co. take on a formidable East Coast foe.
  • Nonpoint | Tues., June 7 | 7:30 p.m. | El Corazon, 109 Eastlake Ave. E. | $20+ | This band emerged from the late-90s South Florida metal scene.
  • Professor Brian Cox | Tues., June 7 | 7 p.m. | The Moore Theatre | $51+ | This British physicist and former musician is known for his entertaining takes on universal topics.
  • “Pretty Woman” | Tues., June 7 | The Paramount Theatre | $35+ | Keep on dreamin’ — the play based on the classic romcom stars Tony Award nominee Adam Pascal + rising star Olivia Valli.
  • LÉON | Tues., June 7 | 8 p.m. | the Showbox SODO | $23.50 | Tunes from this Swedish songstress have a dreamy, 60s quality.
  • Town Music: The Final Cello-bration | Tues., June 7 | 7:30 p.m. | The Great Hall, 1119 Eighth Ave. | $20+ | Joshua Roman reunites with a few cellists from Seattle Symphony in his last performance as Town Music’s artistic director. 
  • National Geographic Live: How to Clone a Mammoth | Tues., June 7 | 7:30 p.m. | Benaroya Hall | $38+ | Evolutionary biologist Beth Shapiro has been quite the pioneer in ancient DNA research.
  • “The Prom” | Tues., June 7 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 

Wednesday, June 8

  • “Pretty Woman” | Wed., June 8 | 7:30 p.m. | The Paramount Theatre | $35+ | Keep on dreamin’ — the play based on the classic romcom stars Tony Award nominee Adam Pascal + rising star Olivia Valli.
  • “LOLA” | Wed., June 8 | 7 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • Hollaback to the Future | Wed., June 8 | 5-10 p.m. | Museum of Museums, 900 Boylston Ave. | The new exhibit explores Afrofuturism through painting, digital art, photography + installation forms.
  • Jack White: The Supply Chain Issues Tour | Wed., June 8 | 8 p.m. | Climate Pledge Arena | $65+ | Okay, but how much do we really need to say about the 12-time Grammy Award winning founding member of the White Stripes?
  • “And So That Happened…” | Wed., June 8 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $43.75+ | Three mini musicals try to capture the strange journey that was (and still is) the COVID-19 pandemic. 🦠
  • “The Prom” | Wed., June 8 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 

Thursday, June 9

  • Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton | Thurs., June 9 | 7:30 p.m. | Dimitrou’s Jazz Alley | $40.50+ | The former background singer + subject of the Oscar-winning documentary “Twenty Feet from Stardom” takes center stage.
  • “Pretty Woman” | Thurs., June 9 | 7:30 p.m. | The Paramount Theatre | $35+ | Keep on dreamin’ — the play based on the classic romcom stars Tony Award nominee Adam Pascal + rising star Olivia Valli.
  • Rex Orange County | Thurs., June 9 | 8 p.m. | Marymoor Park, Redmond | $45+ | The English singer-songwriter broke out after collaborating with Tyler, the Creator.
  • “LOLA” | Thurs., June 9 | 7 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • Hollaback to the Future | Thurs., June 9 | 5-10 p.m. | Museum of Museums, 900 Boylston Ave. | The new exhibit explores Afrofuturism through painting, digital art, photography + installation forms.
  • “All Tharp” | Thurs., June 9 | 7:30 p.m. | McCaw Hall | $30+ | The Pacific Northwest Ballet’s final rep of the season follows the life of famed choreographer Twyla Tharp and her cosmopolitan works. 🩰
  • “The Prom” | Fri., June 9 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 

Friday, June 10

  • Kirklandia | Fri., June 10 | 5-11 p.m. | Marina Park, Kirklands | $35+ | Billed as three festivals in one, this Eastside extravaganza highlights wine, cider + tacos.
  • Wine Walk  | Fri., June 10 | 6-9 p.m. | Downtown Kent | $35+ | Kick off your weekend with the live music + offerings from various boutique PNW wineries.
  • Belltown Art Walk | Fri., June 10 | 6-9 p.m. | Various locations | Free | Stroll around the neighborhood on a self-guided tour, while checking out works from local artists.
  • “Pretty Woman” | Fri., June 10 | 7:30 p.m. | The Paramount Theatre | $35+ | Keep on dreamin’ — the play based on the classic romcom stars Tony Award nominee Adam Pascal + rising star Olivia Valli.
  • Countess Cabaret starring Luann de Lesseps | Fri., June 10 | 8:30 p.m. | The Showbox | $49.50 | You may recognize Luann from “Real Housewives of New York City.”
  • “LOLA” | Fri., June 10 | 7 + 9:45 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • BeYou Teen Late Night | Fri., June 10 | 6:30-10 p.m. | Rainier Vista Boys and Girls Club, 4520 Martin Luther King Jr. Way S. | Free for first 200 teens | The evening starts off with a drag performance before launching into film screenings, health panels, arts + crafts, video game playing, burger eating, and raffles. 
  • Air Play | Fri., June 10 | 7 p.m. | Seattle Children’s Theatre | $20 | This delightful circus-esque show will have fabrics soaring over your head and giggling under the falling snow. 
  • “All Tharp” | Fri., June 10 | 7:30 p.m. | McCaw Hall | $30+ | The Pacific Northwest Ballet’s final rep of the season follows the life of famed choreographer Twyla Tharp and her cosmopolitan works. 🩰
  • Dimelo: A Reggaeton Night | Fri., June 10 | 10:30 p.m. | The Crocodile | $20 | Get ready to get your hips moving to these heavy, Latin beats. 
  • POP2K: Special Friday Edition | Fri., June 10 | 10 p.m. | Madame Lou’s, The Crocodile | $5 | Break out the hair gel and lose rise jeans — Madame Lou’s is taking you back to the aughts with jams from Backstreet Boys, Ke$ha, Sean Paul, Black Eyed Peas, and more of the bands you forgot about. 
  • “And So That Happened…” | Fri., June 10 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $43.75+ | Three mini musicals try to capture the strange journey that was (and still is) the COVID-19 pandemic. 🦠
  • “The Prom” | Fri., June 10 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 

Saturday, June 11

  • Kirklandia | Sat., June 11 | 1-11 p.m. | Marina Park, Kirkland | $35+ | Billed as three festivals in one, this Eastside extravaganza highlights wine, cider + tacos.
  • Seattle Donut Fest | Sat., June 11 | 10 a.m.-4 p.m. | Magnuson Park Hangar 30 | $10 | The inaugural event features samples from PNW shops +, a donut eating contest.
  • “Pretty Woman” | Sat., June 11 | 2 p.m. + 8 p.m.. | The Paramount Theatre | $35+ Keep on dreamin’ — the play based on the classic romcom stars Tony Award nominee Adam Pascal + rising star Olivia Valli.
  • Hannah Gadsby | Sat., June 11 | 6 + 9 p.m. | The Moore Theatre | $40 | The bold comedian returns to Seattle to challenge your perspectives on art, culture + politics.
  • The Doughboys | Sat., June 11 | 7 + 9:45 p.m. | The Neptune Theatre | $35+ | The chain restaurant-reviewing podcast — hosted by comedian Mike Mitchell and writer/director Nick Wiger — hit the SEA stage for a live show.
  • “LOLA” | Sat., June 11 | 7 + 9:45 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • Work Party in Volunteer Park | Sat., June 11 | 10 a.m.-12 p.m. | Volunteer Park | Free | Get some fresh air and join locals in cleaning up litter, getting rid of invasive plants +  cleaning up garden beds.
  • Pride Night Out at Chateau Ste. Michelle | Sat., June 11 | 7-10 p.m. | Chateau Ste. Michelle | $125 | The Chateau Kitchen is working up a two-course dinner for you to enjoy during a drag performance and stage shows by local artists. 
  • WC Pride Street Festival | Sat., June 11 | 12-11 p.m. | 16th Ave. SW + SW 98th St., White Center | Free | If the 50+ vendors and six beer gardens weren’t enough to pull you in, surely the live entertainment and Balloon Chain art installation (featured at Coachella + Bumbershoot) will be. 🏳️‍🌈
  • Indigenous People Festival | Sat., June 11 | 11 a.m.-6 p.m. | Armory Food + Event Hall, Seattle Center | Free | Celebrate and learn about local Indigenous culture by watching live performances, checking out the art gallery or movie screenings, and supporting local biz at the available clothing + jewelry vendors.
  • Air Play | Sat., June 11 | 1 + 6 p.m. | Seattle Children’s Theatre | $20 | This delightful circus-esque show will have fabrics soaring over your head and giggling under the falling snow. The 6 p.m. performance is ASL interpreted.
  • “All Tharp” | Sat., June 11 | 7:30 p.m. | McCaw Hall | $30+ | The Pacific Northwest Ballet’s final rep of the season follows the life of famed choreographer Twyla Tharp and her cosmopolitan works. 🩰
  • “And So That Happened…” | Sat., June 11 | 1:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $43.75+ | Three mini musicals try to capture the strange journey that was (and still is) the COVID-19 pandemic. 🦠
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Sat., June 11 | 7:30 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart. 
  • “The Prom” | Sat., June 11 | 1:30 + 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 

Sunday, June 12

  • Kirklandia | Sun., June 12 | 1-6 p.m. | Marina Park, 25 Lakeshore Plaza | $34.99+ | Billed as three festivals in one, this Eastside extravaganza highlights wine, cider + tacos.
  • “Pretty Woman” | Sun., June 12 |  1 p.m. + 6: 30 p.m. | The Paramount Theatre | $35+ Keep on dreamin’ — the play based on the classic romcom stars Tony Award nominee Adam Pascal + rising star Olivia Valli.
  • Yann Tiersen | Sun., June 12 | 8 p.m. | The Neptune Theatre | $27.50 | The Breton musician + composer has an eclectic career that includes film soundtracks.
  • “LOLA” | Sat., June 12 | 7 + 9:45 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • Inside Story | Sun., June 12 | 7-8:15 p.m. | Unexpected Productions Market Theater, 1428 Post Alley | $15 | The improv troupe produces sketches based on the true-life secrets + personal stories of audience members.
  • Air Play | Sun., June 12 | 11 a.m. + 4 p.m. | Seattle Children’s Theatre | $20 | This delightful circus-esque show will have fabrics soaring over your head and giggling under the falling snow. The 11 a.m. performance is sensory-friendly.
  • “All Tharp” | Sun., June 12 | 1 p.m. | McCaw Hall | $30+ | The Pacific Northwest Ballet’s final rep of the season follows the life of famed choreographer Twyla Tharp and her cosmopolitan works. 🩰
  • 5 Seconds of Summer | Sun., June 12 | 7 p.m. | WAMU Theater | $51.50 | The Australian rock pop band has a new album coming out in September. 
  • PNB Season Encore | Sun., June 12 | 6:30 p.m. | McCaw Hall | $30+ | The Pacific Northwest Ballet’s final performance until the fall includes a blend of six pieces from classic and contemporary works. 🩰
  • “And So That Happened…” | Sun., June 12 | 1:30 + 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $43.75+ | Three mini musicals try to capture the strange journey that was (and still is) the COVID-19 pandemic. 🦠
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Sun., June 12 | 2 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart. 
  • “The Prom” | Sun., June 12 | 1:30 + 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom.

June 13-19

Monday, June 13

  • Dance for PD | Mon., June 13 | 11-12:30 p.m. | Francia Russell Center | Price varies | This dance class uses live music to help folks who have been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease work on their balance, strength, and flexibility.
  • HAIM | Mon., June 13 | 7:30 p.m. | WAMU Theater | $66.50+ | The LA-based soft rock band will blend in perfectly with your summer soundtrack.  
  • Slipknot | Mon., June 13 | 6:30 p.m. | Climate Pledge Arena | $25+ | This is one way to cope with those Monday frustrations. 

Tuesday, June 14

  • SOFI TUKKER | Tues., June 14 | 7:30 p.m. | The Paramount Theatre | $35+ | Famed for their global perspective on electronic music, their debut single “Drinkee” shows themes of liberation, unity, and self-empowerment.
  • “The Prom” | Tues., June 14 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 
  • “And So That Happened…” | Tues., June 14 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $43.75+ | Three mini musicals try to capture the strange journey that was (and still is) the COVID-19 pandemic. 🦠

Wednesday, June 15

  • Ludovico Einaudi | Wed., June 15 | 7:30 p.m. | The Paramount Theatre | $39.50+ | The composer’s pieces will have you daydreaming about waltzing through an empty castle ballroom or sprinting through a forest to save your long lost lover. 🎻
  • “The Prom” | Wed., June 15 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 
  • Bruce | Wed., June 15 | 2 + 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Repertory Theatre | $23+ | A play based on the making of “Jaws,” Steven Spielberg invades the island off Cape Cod where he faces storms, hostile locals + a malfunctioning shark named Bruce. 🦈
  • Dee’s Nuts: A Comedy Show for Us | | If the show is as witty as the title suggests, it’s probably gonna be a killer show.
  • “And So That Happened…” | Wed., June 15 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $43.75+ | Three mini musicals try to capture the strange journey that was (and still is) the COVID-19 pandemic. 🦠
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Wed., June 15 | 2 + 7:30 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart.

Thursday, June 16

  • Barenaked Ladies | Thurs., June 16 | 6 p.m. | Marymoor Park, Redmond | $45+ | The Canadian rock band has released 16 studio albums and had a Ben and Jerry’s flavor named after them. 
  • “LOLA” | Thurs., June 16 | 7 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • Black Arts Legacies Celebration | Thurs., June 16 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Langston Performing Arts Institute, 104 17th Ave. S. | Free | Enjoy some snacks and drinks as Crosscut and the City of Seattle Office of Arts + Culture celebrate their new digital arts archive.
  • “The Prom” | Thurs., June 16 | 1:30 + 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom. 
  • Bruce | Thurs., June 16 | 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Repertory Theatre | $23+ | A play based on the making of “Jaws,” Steven Spielberg invades the island off Cape Cod where he faces storms, hostile locals + a malfunctioning shark named Bruce. 🦈
  • “And So That Happened…” | Thurs., June 16 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $43.75+ | Three mini musicals try to capture the strange journey that was (and still is) the COVID-19 pandemic. 🦠
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Thurs., June 16 | 7:30 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart. 
  • “Riverwood” | Thurs., June 16 | 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Public Theater | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.

Friday, June 17

  • Washington State Craft Beer | Fri., June 17 | 4-9 p.m. | Marymoor Park | $5+ | Celebrate your Father’s Day weekend with WA craft breweries, wine + cider tastings. 🍺
  • Rum Runners Cruise | Fri., June 17 | 7-10 p.m. | South Lake Union | $75+ | Join this voyage and sail away with rum-based cocktails, games + camaraderie on the waters of Lake Union and Lake Washington. 🥃
  • Summer Solstice Night Market | Fri., June 17 | 3-10 p.m. | 7440 Sand Point Way NE, Seattle  | $75+ | This 21+ annual event brings over 100 vendors, food trucks, live music + art.
  • The Dollop Live | Fri. June 17 | 7:30 p.m. | The Neptune Theatre | $33+ | The peculiar American history podcast brings its live show to Seattle.
  • Bruce | Fri., June 17 | 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Repertory Theatre | $23+ | A play based on the making of “Jaws,” Steven Spielberg invades the island off Cape Cod where he faces storms, hostile locals + a malfunctioning shark named Bruce. 🦈
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Fri., June 17 | 7:30 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart. 
  • “Riverwood” | Fri., June 17 | 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Public Theater | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.
  • “The Prom” | Fri., June 17 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom.

Saturday, June 18

  • We Out Here on the Pier | Sat., June 18 | 2-6 p.m. | Pier 62, 1951 Alaskan Way | Free | This event that honors Juneteenth features a pop-up art gallery and live performances from artists like Stas Thee Boss + JusMoni.
  • Washington State Craft Beer | Sat., June 18 | 12-8 p.m. | Marymoor Park | $5+ | Celebrate your Father’s Day weekend with WA craft breweries, wine + cider tastings. 🍺
  • “And So That Happened…” | Sat., June 18 | 1:30 + 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $43.75+ | Three mini musicals try to capture the strange journey that was (and still is) the COVID-19 pandemic. 🦠
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Sat., June 18 | 7:30 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart. 
  • Fremont Fair | Sat., June 18 | 10 a.m.-8 p.m. | N. 34th + 35th Streets | Free | Grab your body paint — it’s almost the solstice so Fremont is partying it up with 300+ vendors, beer gardens, and two stages for live performances. The Solstice Parade begins at 1 p.m. this day.
  • “Riverwood” | Sat., June 18 | 2 + 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Public Theater | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.
  • “The Prom” | Sun., June 18 | 1:30 + 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom.

Sunday, June 19

  • Juneteenth Festival | Sun., June 19 | 11 a.m.-8 p.m. | Jimi Hendrix Park | Free | The Africatown Community Land Trust celebration starts off with a parade, and includes a kid’s area, performances, African drumming + a photo booth.
  • Washington State Craft Beer | Sun., June 19 | 11-5:30 p.m. | Marymoor Park | $5+| Celebrate your Father’s Day weekend with WA craft breweries, wine + cider tastings. 🍺
  • Father’s Day Car Show | Sun., June 19 | 8 a.m.-3 p.m. | Downtown Issaquah, 232 Front SSt. N  | Free | Admire hundreds of classic and vintage cars from across the country with live music, food trucks, vendors + awards ceremony. 🚗
  • Bruce | Sun., June 19 | 2 + 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Repertory Theatre | $23+ | A play based on the making of “Jaws,” Steven Spielberg invades the island off Cape Cod where he faces storms, hostile locals + a malfunctioning shark named Bruce. 🦈
  • “And So That Happened…” | Sun., June 19 | 1:30 + 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $43.75+ | Three mini musicals try to capture the strange journey that was (and still is) the COVID-19 pandemic. 🦠
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Sun., June 19 | 2 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart. 
  • Fremont Fair | Sun., June 19 | 11 a.m.-6 p.m. | N. 34th + 35th Streets | Free | Grab your body paint — it’s almost the solstice so Fremont is partying it up with 300+ vendors, beer gardens, and two stages for live performances.
  • “The Prom” | Sun., June 19 | 7:30 p.m. | Fifth Avenue Theatre | $99+ | Four Broadway actors reflect on their days of fame as they head to Indiana to help a lesbian student who has been banned from brining her partner to prom.

June 20-26

Monday, June 20

  • Dance for PD | Mon., June 20 |  11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | Francis Russell Center, 1611 136th Pl. NE, Bellevue + virtual | Free | This class uses live music + dance to help those with Parkinson’s disease address balance, coordination, and flexibility challenges.
  • Jesse McCartney | Mon., June 20 | 9 p.m. | The Showbox | $32.50 | The pre-teen hearthrob is still killing it with his fifth studio album “New Stage.”
  • “Parks and Rec” Trivia | Mon., June 20 | 7 p.m. | Here – After, The Crocodile | $5 | This trivia competition covers all seven seasons of the lovable government department’s antics.

Tuesday, June 21

  • Spring into Summer spa event | Tues., June 21 | 3-8 p.m. | Still Spa, Woodmark Hotel, Kirkland | $89+ | Take your friends and pamper yourselves with two express treatments, complimentary wine, expert beauty advice, and discounts on other services. 🛀
  • Art Class | Tues., June 21 | 3:30 + 6 p.m. | Picket Fence Art Studio, 14525 168th Ave. NE, Woodinville | $45 | Supplies are provided in this class that will teach you how to paint in the impressionistic style. 🎨
  • Poetry reading: Yanyi + Luther Hughes | Tues., June 21 | 7 p.m. | Elliott Bay Book Company | Free | Both poets have some new work they’d like to share with you.

Wednesday, June 22

  • “LOLA” | Wed., June 22 | 7 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Wed., June 22 | 2 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart. 
  • An Evening with Micheal Adams: Reflections on the Work and Life of Ansel Adams | Wed., June 22 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Virtual | $10 for non-members | Ansel Adams’ landscapes and portrait work made a profound impact on the world of photography — his son takes an active role in preserving his works. 📷

Thursday, June 23

  • Fleet Foxes | Thurs., June 23 | 8 p.m. | The Moore Theatre | $39.75 | The indie folk band return to their hometown (yep, that’s Seattle) to perform their fourth studio album “Shore.”
  • “LOLA” | Thurs., June 23 | 7 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • Zoso: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience | Thurs., June 23 | 9:30 p.m. | The Crocodile | $20 | Get ready to travel back in time to the 60s and 70s for this rock and roll show. 🎸
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Thurs., June 23 | 7:30 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart. 
  • “Riverwood” | Thurs., June 23 | 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Public Theater | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.

Friday, June 24

  • Dungeons and Drag Queens | Fri., June 24 | 9 p.m. | Here-After, The Crocodile | $20 | Laugh along as local drag queens take on a mini D&D campaign together with live music and a comedian Dungeon Master. 🎲
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Fri., June 24 | 7:30 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart. 
  • BENEE | Fri., June 24 | 9 p.m. | The Showbox | $26 | The alternative pop artist’s hit “Supalonely” was part of many people’s early pandemic playlists. 
  • “Riverwood” | Fri., June 24 | 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Public Theater | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.
  • “LOLA” | Fri., June 24 | 7 + 9:45 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹

Saturday, June 25

  • Edible Garden Tour | Sat., June 25 | 10-3 p.m. | Southwest Ballard | $15+ | Join this annual event walking or biking through Ballard to discover the neighborhood’s urban fruits, vegetables + chickens. 🍓
  • Smokus Pocus: A 420 Magic Show |  Sat., June 25 | 7 p.m. | Jewelbox Theater | $28 |  This “THC-induced” performance is an opportunity to really have your mind blown — whether under the influence or not. 
  • “LOLA” | Sat., June 25 | 2:30, 7 + 9:45 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • Seattle Iranian Festival | Sat., June 25 | 11 a.m.-7 p.m. | Armory Food + Event Hall, Seattle Center | Free | With “Celebration of Iranian Women” as this year’s festival theme, attendees can expect dancing, speeches, and live musical performances. 🇮🇷
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Sat., June 25 | 2 + 7:30 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart.
  • “Riverwood” | Sat., June 25 | 7:30 p.m. | Seattle Public Theater | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.

Sunday, June 26

  • Skandia Midsommarfest | Sun., June 26 |11-6 p.m. | St. Edward State Park in Kenmore | $33+ | This traditional Swedish celebration of the summer solstice includes music, dance, vendors + raising the Midsommar pole. 🌼
  • “LOLA” | Sun., June 26 | 7 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Sun., June 26 | 2 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart.
  • “Riverwood” | Sun., June 26 | 2 p.m. | Seattle Public Theater | $5+ | A neighborhood apartment complex’s uncertain future throws its tenants into the unknown as they face community displacement and fleeting dreams.

June 27-30

Monday, June 27

  • Dance for PD | Mon., June 27 | 11-12:30 p.m. | Francia Russell Center | Price varies | This class uses live music + dance to help those with Parkinson’s disease address balance, coordination, and flexibility challenges.
  • Wine Education: Wines of France | Mon., June 27 | 7-9 p.m. | Wino at the Landing, 800 N. 10th Place, Renton | $30 | Learn about the regions of France that supply some of the world’s best labels — while tasting a little along the way. 🍷
  • Head in the Clouds Trivia | Mon., June 27 | 7:30-9:30 p.m. | Optimism Brewing Co. | $5 | The rounds in this competition are designed to give your brain a total workout — prizes go to the first and second place teams.

Tuesday, June 28

  • “Weird Al” Yankovic | Tues., June 28 | 8 p.m. | The Moore Theatre | $37+ | Performing in Seattle after a long-anticipated return, he hits the stage for his The Unfortunate Return of the Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill-Advised Vanity Tour.”
  • Shawn Mendes | Tues., June 28 | 7 p.m. | Climate Pledge Arena | $29.50+ | Dermot Kennedy will be opening up for the “There’s Nothing Holding Me Back” pop star.

Wednesday, June 29

  • “Weird Al” Yankovic | Wed., June 29 | 8 p.m. | The Moore Theatre | $37+ | Performing in Seattle after a long-anticipated return, he hits the stage for his The Unfortunate Return of the Ridiculously Self-Indulgent, Ill-Advised Vanity Tour.”
  • “LOLA” | Wed., June 29 | 7 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Wed., June 29 | 7:30 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart.

Thursday, June 30

  • “LOLA” | Sat., June 30 | 7 p.m. | Can Can Culinary Cabaret | $65+ | In this tropical performance inspired by Barry Manilow’s “Copacabana,” famed showgirl and bartender Lola gets into some flirtatious relationship troubles. Get her a piña colada, stat. 🍹
  • “The Bonesetter’s Daughter” | Thurs., June 30 | 7:30 p.m. | Book-It Repertory Theatre, 305 Harrison St. | $20+ | This play about the hardships of war, revenge, forgiveness, and the way these things can affect the generations that follow is not for the faint of heart.