February is winding down, but there are still plenty of exciting events to enjoy before the month ends! From live musical performances on rooftops to nostalgic experiences that bring your favorite childhood movies and books to life, these are some of the best things to do in Seattle this week.

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Candlelight Concert: Featuring Vivaldi’s Four Seasons

Looking for a unique musical experience? You can get serenaded by classical music in a live multi-sensory experience at the Museum of Flight. Reimagine this iconic setting with live music and the gentle glow of candlelight.

When: Wednesday, February 28th, 2024 at 6:00pm and 8:30pm
Where: The Museum of Flight
Cost: $37.50+

Washington Huskies vs. UCLA Bruins

Hey basketball fans! Head to the Alaska Airlines Arena to cheer on the home team at their game against the UCLA Bruins this Thursday evening. We hear it’s going to be a good one!

When: Thursday, February 29th, 2024 at 7:30pm
Where: Alaska Airlines Arena
Cost: $25+

Volunteer Park Conservatory

While winter lingers, find warmth and tropical beauty at the Volunteer Park Conservatory, open year-round. This serene setting is perfect for a peaceful stroll with a date, offering a tranquil escape in one of Seattle’s finest parks.

When: Open daily
Where: 1400 East Galer Street
Cost: $6

Harry Potter: Magic at Play

Embark on a magical journey to uncover the secrets of Hogwarts at The Shops at the Bravern. This interactive experience allows you to get up close with the sorting hat, enjoy an overflowing mug of Butterbeer, and explore iconic scenes from the beloved franchise. 

When: Bookings available Thursday through Sunday
Where: The Shops at the Bravern, 11111 NE 8th Street, Suite 100, Seattle
Cost: Starting at $33 per person

Seattle Kraken vs. Pittsburgh Penguins

Grab your jerseys and get your cheering voices ready, because the Seattle Kraken are taking on the Pittsburgh Penguins this Thursday at the Climate Pledge Arena. Puck drops at 7:00pm sharp!

When: Thursday, February 29th, 2024 at 7:00pm
Where: Climate Pledge Arena
Cost: $96+

ABBA Under the Stars

Attention all Dancing Queens! Experience the magic of your favorite ABBA hits while taking in the breathtaking views from the Olympic Rooftop Pavilion. Picture yourself sipping classic cocktails under the stars, with “I Have a Dream” playing softly in the background. What could be better?

When: Thursday, February 29th, 2024 at 6:00pm and 8:00pm
Where: Olympic Rooftop Pavilion
Cost: $49.00 – $69.00

Astra Lumina: A Light Walk Amongst the Stars

Stroll through the celestial pathway at the Seattle Chinese Garden, where you’ll feel as if your head is in the stars! Astra Lumina offers an enchanted night walk featuring magical displays, lights, and music. It’s the perfect experience for a date night or an evening out with friends

When: On now until March 3rd, 2024
Where: Seattle Chinese Garden, 5640 16th Ave. SW Seattle
Cost: Varies

Emerald City Comic Con

If you’re a fan of comic books, anime and classic video games, then make sure to grab a pass to the 2024 Emerald City Comic Con. You’ll be in for a weekend full of nostalgic characters, scenes and art. Plus, guests will have the chance to interact with special guests, Elijah Wood, Sean Astin, and Jodie Whittaker.

When: February 29th to March 3rd, 2024
Where: Seattle Convention Centre
Cost: $43+ for day passes

Fall Out Boy & Jimmy Eat World

Due to overwhelming demand, GRAMMY Award-nominated and multi-platinum selling band Fall Out Boy’s worldwide So Much For (Tour) Dust tour continues this year, with over 20 dates around the US. Lucky for us, Seattle is one of those dates! Jimmy Eat World is also on this bill.

When: Friday, March 1st, 2024
Where: Climate Pledge Arena
Cost: Resale starts at $70

Winthrop Balloon Roundup

The Winthrop Balloon Roundup is scheduled to take place later this week.

It’s important to note that all events are weather permitting. Balloons fly each morning at 6:45 AM, based on weather conditions. These conditions cannot be predicted in advance and Winthrop has its own micro-climate due to its location at the base of the Cascades. Balloons will stay in the air until about 9 AM each day, so this is an event worth staying in Winthrop for.

When: March 1st-3rd, 2024
Where: Winthrop, WA
Cost: Free, register here

Enjoy the last few days of February!