GeekWire Calendar: Celebration

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THEORY: Festival 2017

July 28 @ 7:00 pm - July 29 @ 12:00 am

A new take on a classic Pacific Science Center event, THEORY: Festival 2017 is Seattle’s premier outdoor event of the summer. Experiment, test, and discover the quintessential elements of the Pacific Northwest with local food, craft cocktails, and drafts under our iconic arches. Enjoy music curated by KEXP DJs including: Darek Mazzone, DJ Miss Ashley, Chilly, and Larry Rose. Grab a mic and perform your best karaoke paired with a live laser light show or roll up your sleeves and…

Lowell Observatory Solar Eclipse Experience 2017

August 21

Come experience the total solar eclipse with real astronomers from Lowell Observatory. Our astronomers, educators, and personalities from the Science Channel will narrate the eclipse as it occurs. Lowell Observatory will also host astronomer talks and solar experiments throughout the day at the Madras High School and Performing Arts Center and end the evening with a star party on the football field. The August 21, 2017 total solar eclipse has been called the Great American Eclipse because it will be…

Experience the Eclipse at Pacific Science Center

August 21 @ 8:30 am - 6:00 pm

This summer, witness a solar eclipse, a truly astounding celestial event, at the epicenter of science in Seattle: Pacific Science Center. A total solar eclipse is a unique phenomenon that hasn’t happened in the contiguous United States since February 26, 1979. During a total solar eclipse, the Sun is entirely blocked by the Moon, and in totality, night appears in the middle of the day and temperatures drop. On August 21, Pacific Science Center will open at 8:30 a.m.* to…

CleanTech Alliance Summer Schmoozefest!

August 23 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Outstanding people...fantastic music...and a rooftop driving range. Grab your sunglasses and a stack of business cards. It’s time for the CleanTech Alliance Summer Schmoozefest! Join us August 23 as we enjoy McKinstry's wine bar and rooftop driving range with live music, craft beer, wine and plenty to eat. This is your opportunity to schmooze with the cleantech industry and those who support it.

Camlann Medieval Village Harvest Festival

August 26 - August 27

The lord of Camlann invites you to attend his summer village festivals, with theatre, knightly combat, puppetry, crafts, archery, and minstrels. Come to Somersetshire, ancient realm of Arthur the king, and visit the colorful world of Chaucer's England in 1376. The pace is leisurely, the scale is small and intimate: leave behind the hectic 21st century. Concerts all day long! Performers at Camlann are skilled professional entertainers, presenting music and stories from medieval sources, using instruments played before 1400: the…


September 1 - September 3

Now in its 47th year, Seattle's Festival, Bumbershoot is one of Seattle's largest cultural touchstones. Each year, thousands of people across the country flock to Seattle to attend the acclaimed festival, which has become one of the biggest and best-loved contemporary festivals in North America. Bumbershoot’s diverse programming includes live music, comedy, theatre, film, visual arts, dance performance, and more.

Kirkland Oktoberfest

September 22 - September 24

Oktoberfest with a Northwest Twist! Seattle’s authentic Oktoberfest tradition celebrates its 5th anniversary on September 22-24, 2017 with an expected drawing of 10,000 to 15,000 guests. Entertainment of the highest caliber is at the heart of this three day festival featuring multiple performance venues, live German music lead by headliner S-BAHN, dancing, Human Foosball, Wiener Dog Races, games, competitors and so much more. Northwest craft brews (along with important German biers), are served alongside the best cuisine our region has…


October 15 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

In our one-day marketplace, expect to find original pop culture arts & crafts, vintage goodies, with toys & modern collectables! Walk away with something old, something new, and something original. We expect to have 50 vendors for you again (with free parking in the vicinity of the venue) - as well as Halloween costume / trick-or-treat fun!

PAX Australia

October 27 @ 8:00 am - October 29 @ 5:00 pm

PAX (Penny Arcade Expo) is a festival for gamers to celebrate gaming culture. It's the largest consumer games event in North America, first held in Seattle in 2004 and nearly doubling in size each successive year and expanding to a second show in Boston in 2010. PAX Australia combines the exciting program from the international shows with local content and community events. International guests, speakers, musicians and developers will join local game industry representatives to showcase games and community events…

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