Things are heating up this August. Seattle and the surrounding area’s concert lineups are pretty stacked this month. From rap to indie rock and more, we’ve got you covered. Here are 10 of the best concerts coming to Seattle this August.

Greta Van Fleet

Michigan rock band Greta Van Fleet is coming to Climate Pledge Arena for an electrifying concert. Their sound pays homage to classic rock legends, blending nostalgia with a modern flair.

When: Friday, August 4th
Where: 334 1st Ave N
Cost: $49.50+

Smashing Pumpkins

The Smashing Pumpkins, are a truly pioneering alternative rock band, and now is your chance to see them. Listen to their unique blend of dreamy melodies and heavy guitar riffs and listen to your favorite hits from classic albums as well as newer songs.

When: Saturday, August 5th
Where: 40601 Auburn Enumclaw Rd SE, Auburn, WA
Cost: $32+

Regina Spektor

Chances are that you know Regina Spektor’s distinct style and captivating vocals well. Her songs were all over the radio in the 2000s and continue to be many people’s favorites to this day. After all, her blend of folk, pop, jazz, and more is hard to beat.

When: Saturday, August 5th
Where: 14111 NE 145th St, Woodinville, WA
Cost: $114.42+


DJ, producer, and songwriter Diplo is coming to Seattle for what is sure to be a lively performance. However, tickets to his show are currently all resale so you’ll have to decide if you’re willing to shell out the big bucks.

When: Sunday, August 6th
Where: 305 Harrison St
Cost: $171

Soulja Boy

If you’ve ever wanted to hear “Kiss Me Thru The Phone” or “Crank That (Soulja Boy)” live, now is the time. Rapper Soulja Boy is coming to Seattle for what is sure to be a great concert.

When: Tuesday, August 8th
Where: 2505 1st Ave
Cost: $37.50+

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One of TikTok’s rising music stars beabadoobee is coming to Seattle to play her tunes. Whether you’re already familiar with her or looking to hear something new, this concert should be a fun one.

When: Friday, August 11th
Where: 911 Pine St
Cost: $42.50+

Lil Baby

Can be hard to keep track of the number of rappers with the name Baby. However, the one and only Lil Baby is coming to Seattle to play what is sure to be an energetic concert.

When: Saturday, August 12th
Where: 334 1st Ave N
Cost: $49.50+

Patti Smith

If you want to attend a truly legendary concert this summer, why not see Patti Smith? Her tickets are currently resale but the price might just be worth it for a once-in-a-lifetime experience.

When: Wednesday, August 16th
Where: Woodland Park Zoo
Cost: $104+

Japanese Breakfast

Well, fans got to these tickets fast. Resale ticket prices for Japanese Breakfast are steep, and definitely among the most expensive this month. However, the chance to listen to the band’s incredibly catchy and relaxing tunes may have your pockets saying yes.

When: Sunday, August 20th
Where: Woodland Park Zoo
Cost: $243+

The Flaming Lips

One more band well worth seeing despite ticket prices is the Flaming Lips. The indie rock band is sure to be entertaining live and you’ll be able to hear your classic favorites as well as newer hits.

When: Wednesday, August 23rd
Where: Woodland Park Zoo
Cost: $334+

Happy concert going!