5 Things To Do This August in Seattle

Sunshine and warm weather welcome a host of summer activities in the city. Here is our list of 5 things to do this August in Seattle.

Brunch and Blues Fundraiser: August 3rd


Get ready to fly high this summer with a chance to see the breathtaking Blue Angels while enjoying a beautiful brunch. Brunch and Blues include brunch, an entertainment program, and a live auction, followed by front-row viewing of the U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels. This event takes place in the SoDo neighborhood and is from 10am – 12pm. Tickets start at $250 and can be purchased here. You won’t want to miss this annual event!

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Kitsap Wine Festival: August 5th

The Kitsap Wine Festival has been going strong for the last 15 years at the Harborside Fountain Park in Bremerton. Walk aboard a ferry from Seattle and head an hour west to explore Kitsap County at its finest. There will be music, delicious food, and of course wine! Enjoy sipping a smooth Merlot or crisp Pinot Grigio while taking in the waterfront views. Tickets start at $65 and include 10 wine samples.

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South Lake Union Block Party: August 10th


South Lake Union Block Party is back again, now in its 17th year. This event is held outside in South Lake Union near SLU Discovery Center. The festival is known for showcasing talented musical acts with the main stage focusing on Northwest artists. There’s a children’s play area for those bringing the whole family. Also, there will be a beer garden and food vendors! The event is from 11am – 10pm and is completely free.

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Capitol Hill Garage Sale: August 20th

Are you a thrift seeker? If so head on over to the Capitol Hill Garage Sale located at Cal Anderson Park to shop from over 100 people selling their items. In addition to the park, many residences in the Capitol Hill neighborhood will be hosting garage sales from their homes too. Get to know your neighbors and feel good about recycling and upcycling, while finding your very own treasure! This event runs from 10am – 3pm.

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HangarFest: August 26th

Set among the captivating aircraft at the Museum of Flight is HangarFest. This event features live music, 3 oz. pours of local craft brews, cider, and wine, as well as 1 oz. pours of spirits. A large selection of food trucks will be available. Also, there will be an array of outdoor games to play! Tickets are $65.

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