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Seattle-Area Music Festivals 2024: A Guide for Families

Outdoor music festivals near Seattle that you and your kids will love

Published on: June 05, 2024

Band playing on a colorful stage at Pickathon, a Washington music festival
Seattle music festivals are fun for everyone. Credit: courtesy Pickathon

Iconic music festivals for the whole family

There are a few things I look forward to every summer in Seattle: clear blue skies, warm summer sun and the irresistible sound of live music being played outside. Lucky for me, there are many outdoor music festivals scheduled this summer. Even better, they promise family-friendly fun with art, music, family activities and delicious local food.

So mark your calendars, put on your dancing shoes and get your tickets to one (or all) of these music festivals. Jump directly to your favorite pick or scroll through our list to discover something new.

First up: Timber! Outdoor Music Festival


Editor’s note: This article was originally published in 2018 and was most recently updated by ParentMap’s family fun editor, Meredith Charaba, on June 5, 2024. New music festivals were added, and all entries were fact-checked and updated with information for 2024.

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