Seattle Summer Guide 2019

Summer in Seattle

Your summer just got a little more fun . . .

Temperatures rise and sunglasses come out which signals the best few months here in Seattle! For the third year in a row here on Kelsey This Year, I’m sharing the top things to do and places to visit this summer!


Where to Eat + Drink


Aperol Spritz anyone? Here are four not-to-miss stops on your summer food + drink tour.

Enjoy the Lake Union views at Westward

Eat ice cream at Salt & Straw

Grab cocktails at The Nest

Shoot Oysters at Taylor Shellfish

Day Trips


If you’re hoping to get out of the city for an afternoon, take one of these easy day trips!

Hike to Blanca Lake

Spend the day wine tasting in Woodinville

Sea plane to Roche Harbor

Take a ferry to Bainbridge Island


What to Do


Take a day to enjoy and explore all that Seattle has to offer. Be sure to check out these four activities.

Fremont Solstice Parade June 22

Rent Kayaks at Agua Verde

Seafair Aug 2-4

Bring a picnic to Alki Beach



Temperatures may go down, but the fun doesn’t stop. Here are ways to liven up your evenings this summer.

Capitol Hill Block Party July 19-21

Outdoor Movie at Peddler Brewery

Marymoor Park Concerts

Catch an evening home Mariner’s Game

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