We hope March has treated you well so far Seattle! The month is already flying by and there’s still plenty to check out. From music to delicious food, to live performances, and more, it’s sure to be a great weekend. Here are 10 of the best things to do in Seattle this weekend!
What’s a better way to celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day than with a whole week of Irish culture? During this week of events, you can partake in soda bread competitions, genealogy workshops, a parade, a festival, and more.
When: Until March 18th
Where: Seattle Center
Taste Washington is the best way to celebrate all things Washington! The signature festival event, The Grand Tasting, takes place this year on March 11th & 12th at the Lumen Field Event Center. There you’ll find more than 200 wineries and over 50 restaurants showcasing their food and drinks.
When: Until March 13th
Where: Varies by event
The Irish Festival is part of Seattle Irish Week and takes place over two days at Seattle Center. You can see dance & music performances, history lectures, shop craft goods, and more.
When: March 11th & 12th
Where: Seattle Center
House of Hearts is the newest production from Can Can, an original story set in an imagined world. The production is infused with the romance of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, the quirkiness of Lewis Carroll, and the fantasies of L. Frank Baum.
When: Until March 26th
Where: 95 Pine Street
The Fremont Market is truly a classic Seattle shopping experience and it happens year-round, rain or shine. It’s a great place to find antiques, vintage clothing, and much more.
When: Every Sunday
Where: Evanston Ave N & 34th St
If you’d like to try learning something new this month and have a library card, you’re in luck. The Seattle Public Library offers thousands of free courses that are accessible with your library card. From animation to business skills, they have it all.
The Saint Patrick’s Day Parade is set to take place on Seattle’s Jackson St & 4th Ave. Exact details about the parade have yet to be released but be sure to come prepared with your best green clothing.
When: March 11th
Where: Jefferson St & 4th Ave
Running might not be for everyone but the St Patrick’s Day Dash is a great way to get active while celebrating. The 5K race is welcome and open to anyone who registers. So put on your most festive running outfit and put your abilities to the test
When: March 12th
Where: Begins at Seattle Center
This group exhibition at the Henry revolves around mud! More specifically relationships between people and place through the works of 8 artists. Works range from figurative clay sculpture to audio recordings of the swamp.
When: Until May 7th
Where: 15th Ave NE and NE 41st St
You have the opportunity to explore set recreations like Joey and Chandler’s apartment, Monica and Rachel’s kitchen, and of course Central Perk. Visitors will also be able to see a wide array of props and costumes from the show. Between photo ops, exclusive merch, and more, this is a must-visit event for any Friends fan.
When: Until April 30th
Where: Pacific Place, 600 Pine St
Enjoy all of the things to do in Seattle, and have a great weekend!