50 Things to Do in Seattle, WA

Seattle is one of the Northwest’s most visited destinations because of its array of exciting and unique activities, tours and sightseeing. Foodies will take delight in one of Savor Seattle’s unique tours where you can taste some of Seattle’s many culinary treats. Those traveling with children will enjoy a visit to the Seattle Aquarium, Woodland Park Zoo or the Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) where you can get hands-on with the instruments alongside rock memorabilia. For a little sightseeing, take a harbor cruise in beautiful Elliott Bay, visit the Ballard locks or find Seattle’s quirky side at the Gum Wall. There are truly too many things to do in Seattle to list in one place, but here is a good start. To plan a trip to Seattle, visit our Seattle packages page.

Upcoming Activities

  • January 21
  • Lunar New Year Celebration in the International District
  • January 26 – February 11
  • Children’s Film Festival
  • January 27 – February 4
  • Seattle Boat Show
  • January 28
  • Belgainfest
  • February 12
  • Pike Chocofest
  • February 14
  • Comedy of Love
  • February 14
  • Valentine’s Day Wine & Cocktail Hour at the Volunteer Park Conservatory and Greenhouse
  • February 18-26
  • Seattle Home Show
  • February 22-26
  • Northwest Flower & Garden Show
  • February 24-26
  • Seattle Wine and Food Experience

Year-Round Activities

  • Children’s Museum
  • Seattle Aquarium
  • Seattle Art Museum
  • Olympic Sculpture Park
  • Seattle Underground Tour
  • Ballard Locks
  • Frye Art Museum
  • Alki Beach
  • Westlake Center
  • Visit the Original Starbucks
  • The Gum Wall
  • Pioneer Square Shops & Restaurants
  • Pacific Northwest Ballet
  • Gas Works Park
  • Seattle Great Wheel
  • Northwest Trek
  • Museum of Glass
  • Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium
  • Burke Museum of History & Culture
  • San Juan Islands