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This page archives events that previously were included on the [[Template:Current events|Current events template]].
This page archives events that previously were included on the [[Template:Current events|Current events template]].
== 2005 ==
* [[2007]] | [[2006]] | [[2005]] | [[2004]] | [[2003]] | [[2002]] | [[2001]] | [[2000]]
* January 15: '''[ Seattle Wikipedia Meetup]'''
* January 28: '''[[Critical Mass]]'''
[[Category: History]]
[[Category: Events]]
* February 14: '''[[Laugh Lover's Ball]]'''
* February 19-20: '''[[Bike Expo]]'''
* February 27: '''[ Chilly Hilly Bicycle Ride]'''
* March 12-13: '''[[Vegfest]]'''
* March 17: '''[ Built Green Conference]''' - learn more about current sustainable building ideas
* March 23: '''[ Public Works: Sustainability in Local Communities]''' - lecture put on by the [ Northwest EcoBuilding Guild]
* April 7, 5:00pm-8:00pm: '''[[First Thursday Art Walk]]''' in [[Pioneer Square]]. A great time to see what's new in the galleries. All new shows for the month will be posted.
* April 22, 8:00pm: '''[[An Evening of Burlesque]] ''' at [ Pilates Center of Olympia]
* April 22-24, 10:00am-6:00pm: '''[[Cherry Blossom & Japanese Cultural Festival]]''' at [[Seattle Center|Seattle Center House, Fisher Pavilion]]
* May 2-29: '''[[Bike to Work Month]]''', Commute Challenge, and Bike to Work day
* May 14, 11:00am-5:00pm: '''[ Port of Seattle Maritime Festival]''' at Seattle's Pier 66/Bell Harbor Marina
* May 15:
**11:00am-3:00pm: '''[ Wild Keta Salmon Cook-Off]''' (part of the Maritime Festival) at Fisherman's Terminal
**11:00am-5:00pm: '''[ Seattle Cheese Festival]''' at [[Pike Place Market]]
**4:30pm: '''[ Orchestra of Flight Annual Dinner/Fundraiser concert]''' at [ West Seattle Golf Club]
* May 19-June 12: '''[[Seattle International Film Festival]]''' at several venues around downtown [[Seattle]]
* May 21, 22: '''[ University District Street Fair]''', 36th annual gathering of crafts and food
* May 27-30: '''[[Northwest Folklife Festival]] at [[Seattle Center]]
* May 29, 30: '''[ Pike Place Market Street Festival]''' with food, arts and crafts, and performances to benefit the Market Foundation
* June 3-25: '''[ Sex in Seattle, Episode 11: The Ultimate Dating Challenge]'''
* June 4:
**'''[ Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure]''' breast cancer fund raiser starting at [[Qwest Field]]
**11am-5pm: '''[ "A Taste of Sea-Tac"]''', grand opening celebration of the new dining and shopping areas at [[Seattle-Tacoma International Airport]]
* June 16, 7pm: [[Yusef Komunyakaa]] will be reading and signing books at [[Cat and Cannon Used Books (Lake City)]]
* June 17-19:
**'''[ Summer Brewfest]''' at [ St. Edward State Park] in [[Kenmore]]
**'''[ Edmonds Arts Festival]''' at [ Anderson Cultural Center] on [[Edmonds]]' Main Street
**'''[ Juneteenth Freedom Festival and Parade]''' in Seattle's Pratt Park, commemorating the 1865 Emancipation Proclamation in Texas
**'''[ Marysville Strawberry Festival]''' in downtown [[Marysville]] (about 34 miles north of downtown Seattle)
**'''[ Here's to the Heroes Tour]''' 2:00pm-8:00pm daily at [[Qwest Field]] Event Center, Anheuser-Busch's Clydesdale horses touring the U.S. with a display of SeaWorld animals and an exhibit that allows visitors to record customized messages to U.S. troops serving overseas
* June 18: '''[[Fremont Solstice Parade]]''', picnic, and festival on [[Fremont]] and [[Gas Works Park (Wallingford)|Gas Works Park]]
* June 18-19: '''[ Burien Strawberry Festival]''' offers strawberries, arts and crafts, children's activities and more
* June 20: '''[[Washington Citizens for Proportional Representation]]''' - monthly meeting, 6:00pm to 8:45pm at the [ University Branch of the Seattle Public Library]
* June 23-25: '''[ Gnomedex 5.0]''', [ Bell Harbor Conference Center]
* June 25-26:
**'''[[Seattle Pride]]''', parade and festival on [[Capitol Hill]] and in [[Volunteer Park]]
**'''[ Shoreline Arts Festival]''', 15th annual celebration of arts and crafts, music, dance, and food and drink on the grounds of the [ Shoreline Center]
* June 30-July 4: '''[ Tall Ships Tacoma]''' includes Parade of Sails in Commencement Bay and display, tours, and simulated battles of tall ships
* July 1-3: '''[ Seattle International Beer Festival]''' at [[Seattle Center]]'s Mural Amphitheatre
* July 3, 7:00pm: '''[[Poets to Music]]''' at [[Cat and Cannon Used Books (Lake City)]]: Irene Drennan, Sandra Larkman-Heindsmann and Vivienne Inman will read their words to Karen Olsen's music
* July 2-4: '''[ 29th Annual Wooden Boat Festival]''', [ Center for Wooden Boats] on [[Lake Union]]
* July 4:
** '''[ WAMU Family Fourth of July]''' at [[Lake Union]], viewing at [[Gas Works Park (Wallingford)|Gas Works Park]]
** '''[ 4th of Jul-Ivar's]''' at Myrtle Edwards Park
** '''[ WSP Complete List of Public Fireworks Displays]''', pdf schedule of all 4th of July displays
* July 9-10: '''[[International District|Chinatown-International District]] [ Summer Festival]'''
* July 11-August 7: '''[[SEAFAIR]]''', hydroplane races and an air show on [[Lake Washington]], U.S. Navy and Coast Guard fleet arrival, and several other activities around [[Seattle]]
* July 14: '''[[Pat Andrus]]''' reads her poems at '''[[Cat and Cannon Used Books (Lake City)]]'''
* July 15-17: '''[ West Seattle Junction Festival]''' offers arts, crafts, food, wine and beer garden to celebrate [[West Seattle|West Seattle's]] history and character
* July 18: '''[[Washington Citizens for Proportional Representation]]''' - monthly meeting, 6:00pm to 8:45pm at the [ University Branch of the Seattle Public Library]
* July 19: '''[ Community Forum for Marriage Equality]''' at the [[Langston Hughes Cultural Arts Center]], organized by [[Marriage Equality Now]]
* July 19, 20: '''[ Summer Nights at South Lake Union Park]''' presents Indigo Girls, 7:00pm
* July 21: '''[ Thee Casual Plaids]''' punkadelic rock at the Sunset Tavern (last band around midnight). Appearing with the ToneBlasters and Mercurius. Presented by Sheli Story from Hillbilly Punkshop.
* July 22: '''[ West Seattle Sidewalk Cinema]''' featuring ''Babe''
* July 22-23: [ 14/48: The World's Quickest Theater Festival], this two-night event features 14 short plays completely produced in 48 hours!
* July 23:
**'''[ West Seattle Sidewalk Cinema]''' featuring ''Breakfast at Tiffany's''
**'''[ Fremont Outdoor Movies]''' featuring ''Christmas in July ''
**'''[ A Garden of Hope]''' Gardening Competition and Garden Party in [[Redmond]] benefiting [ Hopelink]''
**'''[ Summer Nights at South Lake Union Park]''' presents a special evening with Ann Wilson
* July 20-24: '''[ King County Fair]''' in Enumclaw
* July 22-24:
**'''[ Seattle Breast Cancer 3-Day]''', a fundraising/awareness walk covering 60 miles over 3 days in the [[Seattle]] metro area
**'''[ Bite of Seattle]''', the premier food festival in the Northwest held at the [[Seattle Center]]
* July 29: '''[ South Lake Union Cinema on the Lawn]''' featuring ''Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory''
* July 30-31: '''[ Capitol Hill Block Party]''' featuring over 50 bands on four stages; multiple beer gardens; community activist, artist, and food booths
* August 2:
** '''[ Seattle Night Out]''' is an annual event, usually held on the first Tuesday in August, where neighborhoods show their active involvement in Block Watch and Crime Prevention.
** '''[ Summer Nights at South Lake Union Park]''' presents Clint Black
** 9:00 pm: '''[ Henkenseifken]''' with '''[ Hyoka]''' and '''[ channel]''' at [ High Dive] in [[Fremont]]
* August 5: '''[ West Seattle Sidewalk Cinema]''' featuring ''Big''
* August 6:
** '''[ West Seattle Sidewalk Cinema]''' featuring ''Grease''
** '''[ Summer Nights at South Lake Union Park]''' presents Aimee Mann
* August 6-7: '''[ Arab Festival]''', [[Seattle Center]] event with food and activities offering insights into the traditions of the Arab culture
* August 7, 7:00pm: '''[[First Sundays Listening Salon]]''' at [[Cat and Cannon Books]]. Hosted by Dobbie Norris; readings by ''Susan Blair'', ''Daniel Casaletto'', ''Murray Gordan''; music by ''Charlotte Thistle''.
* August 9: Medina Days Concert in the Park & Back to School Drive benefiting the [ Hopelink] Hoops for Hope School Supply Drive
* August 10: '''[ Summer Nights at South Lake Union Park]''' presents Los Lonely Boys
* August 12: '''[ South Lake Union Cinema on the Lawn]''' featuring ''Cabaret''. Co-sponsored with [ Lifelong AIDS Alliance].
* August 12-13: '''[ Summer Nights at South Lake Union Park]''' presents the B.B. King Blues Festival
* August 20:
** '''[ Summer Nights at South Lake Union Park]''' presents Keali'l Reichel
** '''Bath Salts Project Class''' at [[basic green box]] - learn how to create sumptuous bath sea salts, [ registration required].
* August 20-21: '''[ The Seattle Hempfest]''' at [[Myrtle Edwards Park]] (Pier 70)
* August 25:
**'''[ Summer Nights at South Lake Union Park]''' presents Susan Tedeschi / Blind Boys of Alabama
**7:00 pm: '''[ Seattle Flickrites August Meetup]''' at [[Six Arms]] on [[Capitol Hill]]
* August 26:
**'''[ South Lake Union Cinema on the Lawn]''' featuring ''Waiting For Guffman''
**'''[ Summer Nights at South Lake Union Park]''' presents Trio! Stanley Clarke - Bela Fleck - Jean-Luc Ponty
* August 26-28: '''[ Penny Arcade Expo]''', [[Meydenbauer Center]] in [[Bellevue]]
* August 29, 7:00pm: '''[[Wikipedia:Permaculture|Permaculture]]''' co-originator '''[ David Holmgren]''' visits Seattle on his West Coast tour. Presentation with Q&A at '''[ Phinney Neighborhood Center]'''; $10.
* August 30, 6:30pm: '''[ Rivet Magazine's Art Auction]''' at [ Crawl Space]. Affordable art valued between $25 and $300.
* September 1-5: '''[ Cascadia Con]''' - sci-fi convention daily at [ Seattle Airport Hilton]
* September 2-5: '''[[Bumbershoot]]''', [[Seattle Center]]
* September 8: '''[ Seattle Trivia Bee]''' fundraiser for Adult Literacy programs at [[Town Hall]]
* September 8-11: '''[ Wooden Boat Festival]''' in [[Port Townsend]]
* September 10: '''LifeLong AIDS Alliance [ AIDS Walk 2005]''', 19th annual walk - this year on [[Capitol Hill]]
* September 14-18: '''[ Independent South Asian Film Festival]''' at [[Seattle Art Museum]]
* September 16-18: '''Friends of Shoreline Library Fall Book Sale''' at Shoreline Library
* September 17-18: '''[ Port Townsend Annual Historic Homes Tour]'''
* September 19, 7:30pm: '''[ Fundraising event for The New Orleans Musicians Clinic]''' at [[Jazz Alley]] ([ external link]), [[Belltown]]. $25 suggested donation.
* September 20:
** 7:00pm: '''[ Santana with special guests Robert Randolph and the Family Band]''' at [[Everett]] [[Everett Events Center|Events Center]]
** 8:00pm: '''[ Neil Diamond]''' in concert at [[Seattle Center]]'s [[KeyArena]]
* September 22, 7:30pm: '''[ The Golden Age of Ingmar Bergman Film Series]''' presents ''The Virgin Spring'' at [[Seattle Art Museum]].
* September 9-25: '''[ The Puyallup Fair]''', largest single event held in Washington each year; among the top ten fairs in the world
* October 1: '''[ America's Walk for Diabetes]''' at [[Qwest Field]], Tacoma, and Everett
* October 2:
**9:00am: '''[ City of Hope's Walk for Hope to Cure Breast Cancer]''' at [[Warren G. Magnuson Park|Magnuson Park]]; also a 5K fun run. Registration $25 before September 30, $30 after.
**6:00pm: '''Fundraising event to help New Orleans Musicians''' at Fremont Baptist Church, featuring Correo Aereo, Harper Tasche, Crookshank, Piper's Creek & Telynor. $15 suggested donation.
* October 6: '''[[Project B-Movie]]''' at the Historic University Theater.
* October 7: '''[[Fremont First Friday Arts Walk]]''' at [ Oasis]
* October 12: '''[ Seattle SuperSonics]''' pre-season opener vs. Portland Trail Blazers in Portland
* October 14, 7:30pm: '''[ Seattle SuperSonics] pre-season home opener''' vs. Phoenix Suns, [[KeyArena]]
* October 15: '''[ Tashiro Kaplan Aritsts Lofts]''' is hosting a collective art opening. Many live/work studios will be open, a fundraising auction, and preformances will occur. At Pioneer Square, 115 Prefontaine Pl. S, from 4-9pm.
== 2004 ==
* May 20-June 13: Go see a movie at the '''[ Seattle Film Festival]'''
* May 21 to June 19: '''[[Bike to Work Month]]'''
* May 23: The new '''[ Central Library]''' [ opened]
* June 19: '''[[Fremont Solstice Parade]]'''
* June 26-27: '''[[Seattle Pride]]'''
* July 17: 2nd Annual '''[ KEXP BBQ]''' starts at 6:00 pm
* July 17-18: '''[ Bite of Seattle]'''
* July 24-25: '''[ Capitol Hill Block Party]'''
* July 30-31: '''[[Beer festivals]]'''
* August 6-8: '''[ Seattle Seafair]'''
* September 3-6: '''[[Bumbershoot]]'''
* September 14: Primary elections
* September 17-18: '''[ Fremont Oktoberfest]'''
* September 18: DJ Keoki at '''[ Medusa Nightclub]'''
* October 2: Last day to '''[ register to vote]''' by mail in the general elections
* November 6: '''[ Seattle Wikipedia meetup]'''
* November 26-28: '''[[National Geographic Warehouse Sale]]'''

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