Alright, Seattle. May is almost here, and it seems to be our biggest month for concerts so far this year. From Pearl Jam to Justin Timberlake, and The Rolling Stones, May is THE live music month in our city. And, the best part is, outdoor concerts are returning! To help with your planning, here are some of the best concerts coming to Seattle this May.

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Justin Timberlake

He’s bringing sexy back! Justin Timberlake is embarking on a ‘The Forget Tomorrow World Tour’, and will have two concert dates in Seattle this May.

When: Thursday, May 2nd, and Friday, May 3rd, 2024
Where: Climate Pledge Arena
Cost: $70.50+

Bombay Bicycle Club

The British indie rock band known for their eclectic sound, Bombay Bicycle Club are back on tour. Their North America Headline Tour is coming to the Showbox SoDo, with support from Gengahr.

When: Saturday, May 4th, 2024
Where: Showbox SoDo, 1426 1st Avenue
Cost: $40+

Belltown Bloom

Belltown Bloom is bringing two days of music to Seattle in May. This awesome lineup includes Aluna and TOKiMONSTA. Not a bad way to spend a spring weekend.

When: Saturday, May 4th, and Sunday, May 5th, 2024
Where: The Crocodile, 2505 1st Ave
Cost: $65+

Melanie Martinez

Multi-Platinum alternative-pop phenom Melanie Martinez is taking off on The Trilogy Tour in 2024. The tour will include hits from all three of her groundbreaking albums: Cry Baby, K-12, and Portals.

When: Friday, May 10th, 2024
Where: Climate Pledge
Cost: $120+

X Ambassadors

X Ambassadors are bringing their ‘Townie: North American Tour’ to Seattle on in May, with New West, Rowan Drake supporting.

When: Saturday, May 11th, 2024
Where: Showbox, 1426 1st Avenue

Rolling Stones

If you love The Rolling Stones and have always wanted to see them perform live, the iconic rock band is back on the road in 2024 with a new North American tour celebrating the release of their newest album, Hackney Diamonds.

Released in October of 2023, the album marks the 24th British and 26th American studio album by the famed English band.

On the tour, The Rolling Stones will also perform all of their most popular hits, from “Start Me Up” and “Gimme Shelter” to “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction.” This is probably one of the biggest concerts in Seattle this spring!

When: Wednesday, May 15th, 2024
Where: Lumen Field
Cost: $94.50+

LCD Soundsystem

Earlier this year, the legendary LCD Soundsystem announced their “Kinda Tour 2024”, which has not one, or two, but four nights in Seattle this May!

When: Thursday, May 15th, to May 19th 2024
Where: Paramount Theatre
Cost: $150

Belle and Sebastian

In May, you can listen to the sweet sounds of Belle and Sebastian. The North American Tour, Spring 2024, wraps in Seattle with The Weather Station.

When: Sunday, May 19th, 2024
Where: Moore Theatre, 1932 Second Avenue
Cost: $39.50

Two Door Cinema Club

British band Two Door Cinema Club formed in the early 2000s, and have rocked venues ever since. They are back in Seattle in May, at the Paramount Theatre. Note this show was moved, and original Neptune tickets will be honored for GA access.

When: Wednesday, May 22nd, 2024
Where: Paramount Theatre
Cost: $35


Australian rapper and singer The Kid LAROI is known for his 2021 single “Stay”, and is about to kick off “The First Time Tour” in May. Seattle is his second stop!

When: Wednesday, May 22nd, and May 23rd, 2024
Where: Showbox SoDo
Cost: $165

Billy Joel

For the first time in Seattle in 8 years, the legend Billy Joel is coming back for a huge show at T-Mobile Park. Get ready for one loud sing-a-long here!

When: Friday, May 24th, 2024
Where: T-Mobile Park
Cost: $105+

Portugal. The Man

Another fun outdoor concert in May is Portugal. The Man / Bomba Estéreo with Reyna Tropical, who will be performing at Remlinger Farms on a Friday

When: Friday, May 24th, 2024
Where: Remlinger Farms, 32610 NE 32 St, Carnation, WA
Cost:  $55.50

Sarah McLachlan and Feist

Head to the Chateau Ste. Michelle Amphitheatre on May 25th or 26th to see Sarah McLachlan and Feist as they take the stage in a beautiful outdoor setting.

When: Saturday, May 25th, and Sunday, May 26th, 2024
Where: Chateau Ste. Michelle Amphitheatre, 14111 NE 145th Street, Woodinville, WA
Cost: $214+

Pearl Jam

Pearl Jam announced the Dark Matter World Tour earlier this year, and we couldn’t be more excited.

Known for global hits like “Black,” “Jeremy,” “Alive,” and “Just Breathe,” Pearl Jam has over 30 years of live performances under their belt, after forming right here in Seattle in 1990. Since then, the Rock & Roll Hall of Famers have put out 12 studio albums and countless live concert bootlegs, with their newest album “Dark Matter” to be released on April 19th. Also one of the biggest concerts coming to Seattle in May!

When: Tuesday, May 28th and Wednesday, May 29th, 2024
Where: Climate Pledge Arena
Cost: $182+

Russ, 6LACK, and Melii

Multi-platinum artist Russ announced his 2024 ‘It was you all along’ tour across North America, featuring 6LACK and Melii on all dates. The tour tour kicks off on Friday, May 31 right here in Seattle at Climate Pledge Arena.

When: Friday, May 31st, 2024
Where: Climate Pledge Arena
Cost:  $34+

Are you excited for these concerts in Seattle??