What's Next - Around the Sound: August 2015 Event Calendar

As summer begins to wind down this month, don't forget to take advantage of the multitude of events taking place around the Puget Sound area! From the South Lake Union Boat Show to the Blues & Beer Festival in Des Moines, take a peek at upcoming events for the month of August!


August 5-6, 2015
Vintage Aircraft Weekend

See vintage airplanes, autos, bicycles, and clothing at Vintage Aircraft Weekend, which includes food, music, and rides at Everett’s Paine Field. 

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August 6, 2015
Lantern Ceremony at Green Lake

The city of Hiroshima was destroyed by an atomic bomb on August 6, 1945. From Hiroshima to Hope promotes peace and remembers victims of war with music, speakers, and candle-lit lanterns floated on Green Lake at dusk.

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August 7, 2015
South Lake Union Block Party

The South Lake Union Block Party has music, a children’s play area, steamroller printing, a beer garden, and evening food trucks at South Lake Union Discovery Center.

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August 7-8, 2015
Kirkland SummerFest

Kirkland Summerfest is a popular festival of the arts, live music, entertainment, beer, food, and family fun on the shore of Lake Washington. Free admission.

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August 7-9, 2015
Salmon Festival

SalmonFest Seattle features a salmon bake every day, car show Saturday, parade Saturday at 7 p.m., and weekend art fair, beer garden, live music, and kids’ area in Lake City. Free admission.

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August 15-16, 2015
Street Food Festival

Seattle Street Food Festival has food trucks and food booths, a beer garden, live music, and 75 Urban Craft Uprising vendors in South Lake Union. Free.

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August 16 & 19, 2015
Zoo Concerts

ZooTunes features world-class artists at Woodland Park Zoo. One free child 12 or under per adult. August 16: Trampled by Turtles & The Devil Makes Three; August 19: Kenny Loggins.

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August 22-23, 2015
Art in the Forest

Wander the trails and visit the cabins at Camp Long in West Seattle to experience music, dancing, puppet shows, art exhibits, craft-making, and food vendors during family-friendly Arts in Nature Festival.

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August 29, 2015
Blues & Beer Festival

Enjoy blues music, beer from 20 local breweries, and bratwurst at Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest [sound] in Des Moines Beach Park. No children or pets.

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