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TICKETS   |  Past  |  About   Clear stress, refresh your mind, and spark your creativity with live music, storytelling, sound baths, comedy & multi arts events… 9/10 Seattle Metamodernism Summit 2022: Conversations on the Arts in an Age of Ironesty!; 9/10 Fanna-Fi-Allah Sufi Qawwali; 9/11 Not-Creepy Gatherings (2 events); 9/13 Creative Workspace Preview Class; 9/17 William […]


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9/10 Fanna-Fi-Allah

Fanna-Fi-Allah Sufi Qawwali live at Washington Hall TICKETS | FACEBOOK Washington Hall – 153 14th Ave, Seattle, WA 98122 All ages, some seating available

7/21 Fox and Bones

Fox and Bones, Luke Francis   TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated

7/8 Hania Rani

Hania Rani (Poland) Micaela Kingslight (Pt Townsend, WA)   TICKETS | FACEBOOK NOTE: Concert upgraded to the amazing St Mark’s Cathedral! NOT at Fremont Abbey All ages, some seating available, bar w/ID A unique open floor concert experience, quiet picnics welcome. Seating available, including chairs, benches, and floor space. Front rows are reserved tickets, wristband required. Floor […]

6/24 Ivan & Alyosha

Abbey Arts and KEXP presents a CATHEDRALS Concert featuring: Ivan & Alyosha, Stephanie Anne Johnson, Lizzie Weber, Alec Shaw TICKETS | FACEBOOK   All ages, mostly seated Bar w/ ID. All alcohol profits to Charity thanks to the generosity of our local sponsors A unique open floor concert experience, quiet picnics welcome. Seating available, including chairs, benches, […]

6/18 Puddle Jump Festival

Seattle Indies and Abbey Arts presents: Puddle Jump Games and Play Festival at Ballard Homestead TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages

6/11 Kat Wright, Fretland

Kat Wright, Fretland   TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated

6/8 Jordan Tice

Jordan Tice with Tatiana Hargreaves and Allison DeGroot   TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated

6/3 Lucy/Suzzy Roche

Lucy Wainwright Roche & Suzzy Roche (on tour) Samantha McKaige (Seattle)   TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated

6/2 Laura Cortese, Ollella

Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards + Ollella TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated

5/21 Esme Patterson

Esme Patterson, Glass Beaches live at Ballard Homestead TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated

5/17 Connection Feast

Social Gathering: Intimacy & Relationships Curated & produced by Connection Feast TICKETS | FACEBOOK 21+ 

5/6 Bandit Theater

  Abbey Arts and Bandit Theater Present: An improv show about finding love in the era of online dating. One brave soul from our audience will plug their dating profile into a projector and allow these comedians to critique their online presence. Then the improvisers will do a set of improv comedy based on the […]

5/6 Jacob Joliff

Abbey Arts presents: Jacob Joliff, Sweater Weather String Band TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated

4/27 Scott Cook

Abbey Arts presents: Scott Cook, Elena Loper live at Ballard Homestead TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, some seating available

4/26 Jam Jar

Abbey Arts Presents: Jam Jar: A Creative Atrium Curated by Shaina Shepherd with musicians Lake Stovall with HeZza FeZza and Morgan Paris Lanza Alex Dyring (bass), Conrad Real (drums), Jordan Leonard (guitar) TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated, bar with ID

4/22 & 23 Peia

Abbey Arts presents: Spring Resurgence: An Earth Day weekend with Peia   4/22 Show: TICKETS | FACEBOOK 4/23 Vocal Workshop: TICKETS | FACEBOOK

4/16 Sam Amidon, Eli Wills

Sam Amidon, Eli Wills live at Woodlawn Hall (Greenlake) TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated At the new Woodlawn Hall 7400 Woodlawn Ave NE, near the library

4/12 Round 203

Abbey Arts Presents: Round 203: Josiah Johnson, Cooper Stoulil, Drew Martin, spoken word poet Laura Kim, live painter Stephanie Morales TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated, bar with ID  

3/24 Slaid Cleaves

Abbey Arts and the Tractor Tavern Present: Slaid Cleaves TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, some seating available, bar with ID

3/19 Jacob Miller

Abbey Arts presents: Jacob Miller, Blair Borax, Hayley Lynn live at Ballard Homestead TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated  

3/17 Comedy Showcase

Abbey Arts Presents: Comedy Showcase Curated by Luke and Miguel TICKETS  All ages, some seating available, bar with ID

3/15 Connection Feast

  Abbey Arts Presents: Social Gathering: How do you read people (And why does it matter)? Curated & produced by Connection Feast TICKETS | FACEBOOK 21+ 

1/28 Clem Snide

  The Tractor Presents: Clem Snide, Mike Sampson TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated, bar with ID

12/7 Gabriel Delayne

Abbey Arts presents: Gabriel DeLayne, Larsen Gardens, Aaron Spieldenner live at Fremont Abbey     TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, some seating available, bar w/ID

12/11 Laura Veirs

Abbey Arts presents: Laura Veirs live at Fremont Abbey TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, some seating available, bar w/ID

11/23 The Round 198

The Round 198 w/ Erika Lundahl, Classic Elisha, Once Around the Sun + spoken word poet Kayla Carrington & visual artist Jess Rene Latour TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, mostly seated, bar with ID

11/12 Puddle Jump Games

Puddle Jump Games and Play Festival How can games/play shape us and our worlds? Why are games effective forces of creative expression? How does playing change the way we experience? The wonder, excitement, frustration, and triumph of play and games are powerful forces. The Puddle Jump Games and Play Festival is a showcase of innovative new games […]

11/9 Gill Landry

  TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

9/25 The Round 196

  Leandrul, Jeremiah Moon, Monique Franklin, Allotrope IJK   TICKETS | FACEBOOK All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

5/8 GiveBig Pre-Party

You’re invited to our 2018 GiveBig Pre-Party @ Fremont Abbey Arts Center 6:30p-8:00p {RSVP Required} DONATE NOW | RSVP | FACEBOOK | THE ROUND Support local nonprofits who are making Seattle, and the world, a more artful place to be. Join us for a Give Big pre-party on Tuesday night to help boost nonprofits working […]

4/20 Next Stage Showcase

2018 Next Stage Showcase: “The Stories We Tell” LIVE MUSIC | POETRY | PAINTING | DANCE | FILM A multi-genre moving collaboration through Fremont Abbey’s downstairs gallery space. “The Stories We Tell” will explore the role of the individual in the larger narrative of life and ask audience members to “find your place in the […]

11/15: Open Arts Mic

FREE | 3rd Tuesdays |  7:30 signups, 8:00 start |  All ages, PG13, mostly seated |  All performance art forms welcome.  Music, poetry, dance, more.  Unplugged, no PA, upstairs in the Abbey Great Hall.  Grand piano is available. + FREE Next Stage music/arts industry workshop downstairs at 6:00 – contact Matt for details – matt(at) Original […]

10/29 Special Event

SAT, 10/29,  5:00pm Healing Blessing from the State Oracle of Tibet, the venerable Nechung Kuten: A Benefit for the Nechung Buddhist Center.  $10+ suggested donation, all profits to go the charity. Produced by Amy Lindsay Richards

10/22: Leyla & Dom

Dom Flemons,  Leyla McCalla (String Trio) (former members of Carolina Chocolate Drops) All ages, bar w/ ID, mostly seated. 7:00 doors, 8:00 show TICKETS  | FACEBOOK SUPPORT: We serve local beer from Two Beers; local cider from Seattle Cider and Schilling Cider; Washington wine from Wilridge Winery, a rotating cocktail from Sound Spirits Distillery. This is a fundraiser event […]

8/25 Songwriter Night

8/25 – Zealyn with Matt Wright, Tyson Motsenbocker, and Mike Edel. Songwriter Night curated by Kris Orlowski 7p doors, 8p show, all ages, mostly seated TICKETS  |  FACEBOOK    

7/12: The Round (134)

7/12 The Round (134) All Ages, Seated Arthur James, Emily Donohue, Paris Alexa, share the stage with youth slam poet & live painter Victoriana Dan. FACEBOOK  |  TICKETS   Artist Meal Provided by                        ROUND 134 SPONSORED by

4/14-16: Playlist Seattle

6541 Jones Ave NW, Seattle Playlist Seattle IV – Women Who Rock, Directed by Kelly McMahon Thursday, April 14 at 7:30pm w/ special performance by Jamie Nova Sky Friday, April 15 at 7:30pm w/ special performance by Whitney Mongé Saturday, April 16 at 7:30pm w/ special performance by Amanda Hardy TICKETS  |  FACEBOOK   $15 each, $30 for […]

3/30: Birds of Chicago

TICKETS  |  FACEBOOK Birds of Chicago (full band), with guest Raina Rose (Portland) “…[Birds of Chicago] performances often feel playful, from the hearty rapport of their harmonizing to Russell’s capricious sculpting of enunciation, phrasing and tone. They show us a way to fully live with the awareness that nothing’s forever and everything’s at stake.” – […]

3/11: Creative Mornings

Abbey Arts co-presents: Creative Mornings Seattle  

1/15: Maldives, Winterlings

The Maldives (acoustic), The Winterlings (album release), plus Harm (Alaska)  + “The Winterlings are an American Folk Music duo based in Seattle. They have played the CMJ Music festival in Manhattan, The Juan De Fuca Festival in Port Angeles, Northwest Folklife Festival in Seattle and Fisherman’s Village Music Festival in Everett just to name a […]

1/8: The Cloves

1/8/16:  The Cloves, with Robert Deeble “Modern Americana Folk harmonized through a ‘60s pop lens.” “The Cloves are a 6-piece folk/pop band based in a small town called Sumner just outside of Tacoma, Washington. Songwriters Michael Hochstatter and Kevin Poleskie sing personal, confessional lyrics over a musical tapestry that includes cello and vintage keyboards alongside […]

12/3: The Winter Round

Live @ The Triple Door! On a Thursday this year. Our special show with alumni from past Rounds, but this year we are going all out with select artists from the past 10 years! Join us for a fabulous evening at the amazingly plush Triple Door venue downtown across from Benaroya (underneath The Wild Ginger). […]

11/21: Chris Paul Stelling

11/21 Christopher Paul Stelling, Planes on Paper @ Ballard Homestead. TICKETS $10 ADVANCE  NPR Tiny Desk Concert | CBS Saturday Morning “Hard Work” Performance | Country Weekly “Horse” Performance

11/7: OneBeat Seattle

 1245 10th Ave East OneBeat 2015 Music Event – 25 performers from 17 countries  w/ special guest Naomi Wachira 8:00 event, 7:00 doors, all ages, bar w/ ID, free parking, TICKETS AT THE DOOR TONIGHT, 7pm Global Resonance, an evening of reflective music featuring 25 musicians from 17 countries, in collaboration with Seattle artists. More […]

10/17: Bombadil, Erik Walters

6541 Jones Ave NW Bombadil – North Carolina “Quirky, multi-textured, wildly inventive, eclectic, and hugely enjoyable,” “…a combination of open-minded chamber folk and the bright and sunny pop music of the 1960s,” “Syd Barrett meets The Beatles,” are just some of the media accolades used to describe Bombadil, a band that over the past year or […]

10/15: Benefit Event

6/23: Jolie Holland

(4272 Fremont Avenue North) Jolie Holland with Erik Walters (Silver Torches), Susie Philipsen (Yves) Doors 7pm | Show 8pm  | General Admission $15 | Doors $20    All ages, bar w/ ID, mostly seated.  All bar profits go to support local nonprofits. Thanks to our local sponsors – Hilliards Beer and Two Beers Brewery;  Seattle Cider and Schilling Cider; […]

5/1: Juliann Itter Exhibit

Juliann Itter – Gallery Party, 6-8pm, FREE – 1st floor entrance Photography Show & Concert Poster Retrospective by Juliann Itter of Jumay Designs. The Round reaches 120 months in a row this May and we’re celebrating on May 1st with an art show reception downstairs in the Abbey Gallery prior to the Chatham County Line […]

5/6: Your ___ Neighborhood

“Your ____ Neighborhood” Multi-Arts show about gentrification. Presented by Forward Flux. INFO

4/23: Bruce Cockburn

Image Journal Awards event with Bruce Cockburn (Member of the Canadian Music Hall of Fame).  7:30 SOLD OUT

4/22: City of Music

Come say hello at the 2015 Career Day with City of Music @ EMP.  INFO  

4/18: Mts. & Tunnels, Webley

with Jason Webley Mts. & Tunnels CD Release Party with special guest Jason Webley.  8pm show Mts. & Tunnels:  “Cozy old-school garage rock filled with bluesy guitar riffs punctuated by vintage horns…” – The Seattle Weekly Jason Webley:  “He sings with such force that you can’t help but feel, on a personal level, every twist […]

4/18 Stories of Homelessness

Special Event – The Moth & Gates Foundation SOLD OUT

4/14: The Round (119)

Musicians: The Washover Fans, Ghosts I’ve Met, Brenda Xu, slam poet Rebecca Jennings, live painter Matthew Whitney Featured Nonprofit: FEEST Seattle – Food Empowerment Education Sustainability Team – for teens TICKETS: $7 Early Discount  |  $8 Advance  |  $10 Door | FACEBOOK RSVP  

4/10: Buddy Wakefield

*TICKETS AT THE DOOR TONIGHT* 7:00 DOORS, 8:00 SHOW Renowned Slam Poet BUDDY WAKEFIELD with special guests Note: this event may contain some adult language. Viewer discretion is advised. TICKETS: $10 Student | $12 General | $15 Door | FACEBOOK RSVP @ Fremont Abbey Arts Center, 4272 Fremont Ave N, Seattle  

4/9: Bryan John Appleby

BRYAN JOHN APPLEBY & BAND Brian Noyeswatkins (Tomten), Barry Uhl, Meat Hair. TICKETS: $8 Early Discount | $9 advance | $10 door | FACEBOOK RSVP SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS: We serve local beer from Hilliards and Two Beers, Seattle Cider, Washington wine from Wilridge Winery, & soda from Jones Soda plus a rotating cocktail. Fundraiser for Literary Source, all profits from […]

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3/25: Rain City Poetry Slam

Grand Slam!  Hosted by Rain City Slam. INFO/Facebook Featuring Mike McGee.  7p doors, 8p show. All ages, PG13-ish, mostly seated,