Seattle September 2023

Seattle September 2023 Events

Seattle September 2023 Events

Seattle Awaits You This September

Average temperature low and high: 55°- 67°
Seattle is such a cool city. Not only a hub for culture and the arts, the weather is constantly mild and more than suited for your adventures and wandering around the city and beyond.

September Event Calendar

Seattle Scotch & Beer Fest

Join a celebration of spirits and craft beer at the annual Seattle Scotch and Beer Festival. The two-day tasting experience will feature craft cocktails, over 50 craft beers and ciders, spirit flights, seminars, and more. Various ticket options with ranging tasting packages are available, prices start at $30. Proceeds will support the Youth Experiential Training Institute (Y.E.T.I). Visit online for additional info and to purchase your tickets. 

Evergreen State Fair

Evergreen State Fair

The Evergreen State Fair returns to Monroe, WA, bringing its signature concerts, roaming entertainers, food, and local beer from across Washington State. A 30-minute drive from Seattle, this 11-day state fair has been around for over a century. To commemorate the 114 years that it has delighted and amused visitors, this year's fair theme is "Little Moments, Big Memories!" Expect all the staples that you're used to enjoying at the Evergreen State Fair --- food, rides, entertainment, and animals. This year's concert lineup includes Neon Trees, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony with Twista, and Nate Smith. Visitors, please note that the fair will be closed on Wednesday, August 30.

PAX West

PAX West

The annual Penny Arcade Expo West, or PAX West, is a gaming convention that's hotly anticipated by thousands of enthusiastic fans and industry creators. Free play and competitive gaming events, vendors and artists selling their newest gaming creations and musical performances all make for a buzzing atmosphere. From cutting-edge gaming tech to the nitty gritty of gaming culture, there's a bit of everything from the gaming world here. 4-day passes for the entire event are $260, and you can also attend on a particular day with single-day passes that cost $71. BYOC (Bring Your Own Computer) passes are also available, and gaming tournament signups are on a first-come, first-served basis. All ages are welcome and children under 6 get free entry.

Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival

Celebrate a local landmark at the Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival. Food and drinks from local vendors will abound, and as you wander the grounds, you can catch the parade, numerous live entertainment acts, and vendor booths stocked with a variety of artisan goods. The event finishes with a stunning fireworks display on Saturday night that you won't want to miss.

Kirkland Oktoberfest

Kirkland Oktoberfest

Head down to Lake Washington to experience an authentic München-style Oktoberfest Biergarten (beer garden). The 10th annual three-day Kirkland Oktoberfest features "biers" both locally brewed and imported from Germany, live music performances, German DJs, contests and more. The pours come in half-liter and full liter pours, so be responsible when arranging trasnportation. Admission is $15 and limited to ages 21 and over. Drink tickets cost extra.  

Festa Italiana

Get ready for a dollop of dolce vita at the 36th 2023 Seattle Italian Festival. Come for the sizzling cooking demos - you might not become the next Mario Batali, but hey, a bit more 'al dente' never hurt anyone. The Anthony "Nino" Lane Band will be serenading us with their tunes, perfect for dancing off those extra cannoli. Speaking of cannoli, there will be more Italian food than you can shake a breadstick at. Don't miss the grape stomp - it's the one place where putting your foot in it is encouraged! Italian cars, dogs, and bocce? Mamma Mia, it's amore at the Seattle Center!

The Great Pumpkin Beer Fest

The Great Pumpkin Beer Fest

Welcome to the 19th annual Great Pumpkin Beer Festival, where 80+ pumpkin and seasonal beers will be represented. During this unique event, make sure you stop at the 100-pound pumpkin that's full of beer. The presenters will be tapping it so that all guests can give the beer a try. There will also be a costume & pie eating contest as well as a pumpkin carving section, food vendors, and many more activities. This is a 21+ event - Tickets sell out every year, so be sure to purchase yours soon.

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Upcoming Events

Fri, Sep 22 at Kremwerk Safeword // Santa's Sexy Soirée
Fri, Sep 22 at Trinity WRG Presents SNBRN
Fri, Sep 22 at Trinity Massive Fridays at Trinity
Fri, Sep 22 at Q Nightclub PHANTOMS
Sat, Sep 23 at Trinity Reload Saturdays at Trinity
Thu, Sep 28 at Trinity WRG Presents ALLEYCVT – Planet Supersonic Fall Tour 2023
Fri, Sep 29 at Trinity Massive Fridays at Trinity
Fri, Sep 29 at Q Nightclub JUSTIN JAY
Sat, Sep 30 at Trinity Reload Saturdays at Trinity
Sat, Sep 30 at Q Nightclub HAUTE SAUCE
Things to do in Seattle

Things to Do in Seattle in September

Seattle Center

Seattle Center
Built for the 1962 World’s Fair, Seattle Center is the educational, tourism, and arts and entertainment core of Seattle. Here you will find the Space Needle, the official icon of the city, as well as the Pacific Science Museum. Like the heart of any city, you can find many fine restaurants and bars all around the Seattle Center.

Northwest African American Museum

Northwest African American Museum
Adjoining Jimi Hendrix Park, the Northwest African American Museum’s mission is to tell the story about the African American people in the Pacific Northwest, from Seattle’s founding to modern-day. Full of both artistic and historical exhibits, the NAAM is a beautiful and informative journey through history.