20 Of The Best Things To Do In Seattle This August

Jennifer Moreno Jennifer Moreno

Things to do august

Here’s how you can enjoy this incredible month in Seattle!

Summer in Seattle is beyond beautiful, so take full advantage of the outdoors, and numerous activities happen during this season!

1. Explore Seattle with these immersive outdoor games

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2. Cheer for the Sounders at Lumen Field

Support one of Seattle’s favorite sports teams at the Lumen Field this August. Games are due on the 4th, 10th, and 29th. For more information check out Sounder’s website.

3. Movies at the Mural

Enjoy a picnic on a gentle slope at the Mural Amphiteather lawn, and watch a delightful movie on a 40-foot screen with the Space Needle looming above. This famous series will include classic and contemporary movies appropriate for all ages. This unique event at the Mural is an outdoor cinema experience like no other, and a great opportunity to enjoy Seattle’s nice weather and reunite with friends and family.

4. Bacon, Beers & Kegs

This boozy brunch fest is returning to Seattle on August 14 and 15, and it’s the perfect celebration for thousands of brunch fanatics, local brew lovers, and bloody mary enthusiasts!

5. Enjoy stunning water views from a waterfront patio

What better way to enjoy summer than with incredible food, mouthwatering cocktails, and mesmerizing views! Check out our full round-up of the best waterfront patios in Seattle.

6. Enjoy a romantic getaway

You don’t have to go far to enjoy a full weekend of relaxation with your boo. Take a short road trip to a gorgeous and romantic destination and have a blast!

7. Play a unique Bubble Soccer game

Seattle Bubble Soccer brings a fun spin to this beloved sport, creating one of the most unique things to do in Seattle. This incredible company offers a competitive league of play for everyone regardless of their skill level.

8. Head to the coast and visit an incredible beach

Washington State has stunning beaches to offer. A short road trip to the coast is all it takes to enjoy foggy shores, incredible cliffs, mountain views, and so much more!

9. Check out an incredible outdoor movie experience at Chateau Ste. Michelle

Enjoy a bottle of wine and a movie in one of the most beloved wineries in WA State.

10. Stroll the Waterfront

There’s so much to see on the waterfront, you can either choose to have a short stroll or even bike around. Enjoy the marvelous views of the Sound, the salty breeze, and the nice summer weather.


11. Ride a wooden boat

The Center of Wooden Boats is hosting free one-hour rowboat rentals every day! Make sure to check out their website for more information and updates.

12. Enjoy a scenic bike ride around Seattle

Summer is the perfect time to enjoy a good scenic bike ride across Seattle. This stunning scenic bike trails list will help you decide the best one for you.

13. Go for a camping adventure

Going for an overnight camping trip is always a good idea, especially during summer. Luckily for us, our great state of Washington has some impressive camping sites to choose from.

14. Visit this floating marvel in the North Cascades

Ross Lake Resort offers an amazing summer experience, you can opt to stay at the resort, fish, boat, hike, or camp surrounded by impressive nature.

15. Have a beach bonfire at Golden Gardens

Enjoy an incredible summer night on of the best beaches in Seattle. A pro tip is to check out the Beach Fire Boys setups. These professionals will help you with everything you need for an epic picnic.

16. Take a road trip to an incredible island near Seattle

There are many islands off Seattle that are perfect for a weekend getaway. Check out our round-up of the best islands for an express vacation.

17. Enjoy tropical drinks in a Tiki Bar

Celebrate summer flavors at Little Tin Goods & Apothecary Cabinet. This tiki garden bar is the perfect spot to spend a romantic summer date in an eclectic setting.

18. Try out this famous burger joint in Fremont

Uneeda Burger just opened for dine-in again at Fremont, and it’s a great spot for a casual lunch!

19. Visit a hidden speakeasy in Cap Hill

Enjoy a glamourous night out at one of Seattle’s most beloved speakeasies.

20. Enjoy delicious cocktails with friends on a stunning rooftop

Summer is rooftop season in Seattle, so head over to one of these incredible spots in the city, and enjoy a fun night out with friends while sipping on some boozy drinks!

Also, see: 68 Experiences To Add To Your Seattle Bucket List

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