Things To Do

8 things to do at home and around Seattle this weekend (July 31- Aug 2)

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Well, folks, the weekend is here. And it’s time to responsibly find some things to do in Seattle. So whether you’re hanging out at home or enjoying some outdoor time, we’ve got you covered. Here are 8 things to do in and around Seattle this weekend.

Watch the 2020 digital Seafair

Seafair is normally a huge part of summer but once again it’s just not doable this year. But that being said, you can still get in on some digital Seafair fun. So be sure to watch the 2020 digital Seafair so that you don’t miss Boeing’s classic airshow.

When: July 31-August 2
Where: Digital
Cost: Free

Celebrate the Umoja Parade March & Day of Unity

Instead of the annual three-day Umoja Fest celebration, there will be a parade and day of Unity for Black Lives. There will be performances, talks, and more! So be sure to get out and show your support for the movement.

When: August 1
Where: 23rd and Union to Jimi Hendrix Park
Cost: Free

Check out Animate Objects’ Epic Warehouse Sale

If you’re a fan of Halloween or any excuse to dress in costume you need to check out Animate Objects Warehouse Sale. Sadly after 14 years, they are closing but that means you have one last chance to grab some killer costume items. But be sure to sign up online before you go.

When: August 1
Where: Address provided upon sign up
Cost: Free

Visit the Retail Pop-Up: Maker’s Market

This little market will feature items from local makers and vintage sellers. And in accordance with Phase 2, shopping will be limited to 4 people in 15-minute intervals. So if you’re interested in attending be prepared to wait for a bit. But we promise it’ll be worth it.

When: August 1
Where: Northwest Marketplaces, 7003 3rd Ave NW
Cost: Free

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Go blueberry picking

Blueberry season only lasts for so long and yes blueberry farms do get picked over. So be sure to go before your favorite farm is picked over! And in case you don’t know where to go we made a guide. Because there are tons of blueberry farms and they are not all equal.

When: Whenever
Where: Varies
Cost: Varies

See what’s happening this August

If you like to plan ahead you can check out our August events guide. Whether you want entertainment, food, or things to do, we’ve got you covered. So be sure to check out our ideas on what to do this August in Seattle.

When: Whenever
Where: Varies
Cost: Varies

Treat yourself to a tasty burger

We love a good burger any time of year but especially in the summer. So if you want to treat yourself to a burger this weekend be sure to check our guide. Because you might just learn about a few new burger spots.

When: Whenever
Where: Varies
Cost: Varies

Challenge yourself with the virtual Seattle to Portland

Normally this race is a big deal in the PNW. Obviously this year things are different. So you can now complete this race at home with your family or friends. And you can invite your friends from around the world to join too! So hop on your bikes and get going.

When: Through August 6
Where: Online/ Around the city
Cost: Free

Alrighty, folks, that’s what we have for you to do in and around Seattle this weekend. It may not be the most exciting weekend but it sure is a good time to safely get outside and enjoy the height of our summer. And whatever you choose to do, enjoy it! We’ll catch you guys next week.

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