Seattle Weekend Staycation Itinerary, July 26th-28th

This weekend’s schedule is so jam-packed with attractions and boasts such a stellar weather forecast that there is no reason to venture out of town if you’re seeking excitement in the greater Seattle area.  Whether you’re in the mood to get a good jog in, peruse a few arts and crafts stalls, wow crowds with your vocals, rock out with Capitol Hill‘s hipsters, bust out that Scottish jig you’ve been working on or come face to face with a 60ft inflatable Seafair pirate, this weekend’s roundup has something to offer everyone…

Capitol Hill Block Party

Capitol Hill Block Party, Bennion & Deville

Photo via www.nadamucho.com

(Fri-Sun) Music festival, food, art, vendors. Pike/Pine corridor.  Performing artists include: Flaming Lips, Dirty Projectors, Girl Talk and Hey Marseilles. www.capitolhillblockparty.com

Seafair Torchlight Run and Parade

Photo Via http://seattle.findwell.com

Photo Via http://seattle.findwell.com

(Saturday) Run starts at 6:30 pm followed by Parade, and pirates! Parade kicks off a long list of Seafair festivities! www.seafair.com

 

Bellevue Festival of the Arts

(Fri-Sun) Outdoor arts and crafts fair, music, food.  www.bellevuefest.org

Photo via www.bellevuearts.org

Photo via www.bellevuearts.org

BAM Arts Fair

(Fri-Sun) One of the largest and most prestigious art festivals in the region.  Featuring over 300 juried artists booths, performance art, live music, artist demonstrations and delicious food. www.bellevuearts.org

Pacific Northwest Scottish Highland Games and Clan Gathering

(Fri-Sun) Athletics, instrumentals, national dancing, Scottish foods, pubs, Celtic Arts showcases, artisans musicians and performers. www.sshga.org

Photo via www.sshga.com

Photo via www.sshga.com

 

 

 

 

 

Lake Stevens Aquafest

(Fri-Sun) Featuring Aquafest Idol, AquaRun, boat parade, car show, sports tournaments, food, drink, and entertainment. www.aquafest.org

Renton River Days

(Fri-Sun) Family festival and celebration of community.  Art show, market, food, parade, stage entertainment, kid activities at Liberty Park and parade. www.rentonriverdays.org

American Cancer Society Relay For Life

Organized overnight community fundraising walk to raise money for cancer. www.relayforlife.org

Movie Openings: 

-Bennion & Deville, Fine Homes Inc.

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