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    Clear stress, refresh your mind, and spark your creativity with live music, storytelling, sound baths, comedy & multi arts events…

    7/1 Pascuala Ilabaca Y Fauna; 7/6 Mary Lambert – Hot Ticket!; 7/8 Hania Rani – Selling Fast!; 7/9 Luther Ray, King Youngblood; 7/14 Chris Pureka; 7/15 Will Kimbrough; 7/16 Whitney Ballen, Miguel Escobar; 7/20 Taarka, Drew Martin; 7/21 Fox and Bones 7/23 Honeysuckle – cancelled; 7/29 Rachika Nayar – cancelled; 8/10 Molly Parden & Max Helgemo; 8/11 Connection Feast; 8/12 MAITA;  8/13 Hawaiian Music; 8/27 Cloud Cult – Nearly Sold Out!; 9/3 Harp Twins; 9/10 Fanna-Fi-Allah Sufi Qawwali; 9/10 Metamodernism Summit; 9/17 William Fitzsimmons; 9/23 Seth Walker; 9/29 William Basinski; 10/14 Patrick Watson – Just Announced!; 10/22 Laurie Lewis, Eli West; 11/4 Ben Sollee; 1/23/23 Wallis Bird; 5/1/23 Alice Boman;

    Other Events Sponsored in part by Abbey Arts:                                                                                                                                                                     July 21-23 Timber Festival; August 20 Chomp @ Marymoor!

    + The Moth (1st THU, 3rd FRI); Open Arts Mic – 1st & 3rd Tuesdays @ Fremont Abbey unless noted; Yoga & Dance classes vary.  See full Public Health Safety Info on each event ticketing page or here.

    8/12 MAITA …

    Abbey Arts presents:

    MAITA, Coach Phillips, Sarah Pasillas

    TICKETS |  FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    8/18 The Round

    Sabyu

    Arami Walker

    Lydia Haile

    6Deep the Messenger (Poet)

    Kingspen (Live Painter)

    @ South Park Hall, South Seattle

     

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

     

    All ages, some seating available
    Outside food welcome from local cafes 

    Concert held at South Park Hall

     

    8/19 The Moth StorySLAM

    The Moth StorySLAM: Time

    @ Bloedel Hall, St. Mark’s Cathedral

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    8/20 Chomp!

    Sponsored by Abbey Arts: Chomp!

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    Marymoor

    8/27 Cloud Cult

    Abbey Arts presents a CATHEDRALS Concert featuring:

    Cloud Cult

     

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating available

    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, and floor space.  See ticketing page for event details regarding quiet, cameras, etc. 

    8/31 SMASH – Anti 27 Club

    Sponsored by Abbey Arts:

    Overdose Rapid Response Workshop

    @ South Park Hall, South Seattle

    SMASH and Public Health –
    Seattle & King County are hosting a free 3-hour Overdose Rapid Response Workshop at
    South Park Hall from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm to equip venue owners and staff, event producers, and other industry professionals with the knowledge and tools to spot and respond to a fentanyl overdose, the leading cause of drug overdose in King County.

    Register Here! 

     

     

    Held at South Park Hall upstairs

    9/1 The Moth StorySLAM

    The Moth StorySLAM: Juggle

    @ Fremont Abbey, 4272 Fremont Ave N

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    9/3 Harp Twins

    Harp Twins

     

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    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

    9/10 Metamodernism

    Seattle Metamodernism Summit 2022: Conversations on the Arts in an Age of Ironesty!

     

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    9/11 Social Events

    The Not-Creepy Gathering for People Who Want to Fall In Love

    As seen in the Seattle Times, The Evergray & more!

    Curated by Jenna Bean Veatch.

    It’s back! These unusual social events usually sell out in advance, so grab your tickets early!  21+

    TWO EVENTS:

    2:30-4:30pm designed for everyone: TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    6-8pm specifically for the queer community: TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    9/13 Preview

    $20 Preview Class for the fall session of “Creative Workspace

    Part art-making class, part creative project accountability group, Creative Workspace is for artists and wannabe artists of all disciplines.

    If you choose to move forward with the program, your $20 fee for this preview class can be applied to the registration class for the 12-week program!

    9/13, 6-8p, online

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    9/17 Concert

    William Fitzsimmons, Stuart Smith

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    9/17 Improv Comedy

    Bandit Theater presents:

    Mad Science, Swipe Right, & Who is High?

    Mad Science (6pm): TICKETS |  FACEBOOK

    Swipe Right (8pm): TICKETS |  FACEBOOK

    Who is High? (10pm): TICKETS |  FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating

    9/19 Creative Workspace


    Creative Workspace

    A 12-week class

    Part art-making class, part creative project accountability group, Creative Workspace is for artists and wannabe artists of all disciplines.

    Fall Session Options:

    Mondays — IN PERSON @ Fremont Abbey

    September 19 – December 5 from 6-8pm Pacific Time

    OR

    Tuesdays — Online Via Zoom

    September 20 – December 6 from 6-8pm Pacific Time

    with a combined final showing at the Fremont Abbey!

    Curious to try it out first? Sign up here for a $20 preview class

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    9/23 Seth Walker …

    Seth Walker

    Arthur James

    All ages, mostly seated

    9/24 Jeffrey Foucault

    Jeffrey Foucault

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    9/29 William Basinski

    The Crocodile presents:

    William Basinski live at Fremont Abbey

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating available, bar w/ ID

    10/1 Peia Concert

    “To The Well” Concert & Film Release with Peia

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    10/1 Nataly Dawn

    Nataly Dawn (of Pomplamoose)

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    10/2 Peia Vocal Workshop

    Song of the Ancients | Vocal workshop by Peia

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    10/5 Jennifer Knapp

    Abbey Arts presents:

    Jennifer Knapp

    TICKETSFACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    10/14 Patrick Watson

    Abbey Arts presents a CATHEDRALS Concert featuring:

    Patrick Watson

    JUST ANNOUNCED!  

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating available

    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, and floor space.  See ticketing page for event details regarding quiet, cameras, etc. 

    10/21 Anna Tivel…

    Anna Tival, Kassi Valazza

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    10/22 Laurie Lewis…

    Laurie Lewis and The Right Hands, Eli West

    TICKETSFACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    10/22 Joep Beving

    Joep Beving live at Woodlawn Hall (Greenlake)

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated
    At the new Woodlawn Hall
    7400 Woodlawn Ave NE, near the library

    10/25 John Splithoff

    JOHN SPLITHOFF: ALL IN – THE SOLO TOUR

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    11/11 Damien Jurado

    Abbey Arts presents a CATHEDRALS Concert featuring:

    Damien Jurado
    w/ Hannah Frances

    25th Anniversary Show @ St. Mark’s

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

     

    All ages, some seating available

    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, and floor space.  See ticketing page for event details regarding quiet, cameras, etc. 

    1/23 Wallis Bird

    Wallis Bird

    TICKETSFACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

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    PAST SHOWS:

    8/11 Social Gathering

    Social Gathering | Topic: Friendships & Vulnerability

    TICKETS |  FACEBOOK

    Curated & produced by Connection Feast

    8/10 Molly Parden…

    Abbey Arts presents:

    Molly Parden & Max Helgemo, Frankie Beach

    TICKETSFACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    7/23 Yoga Dance

    Abbey Arts presents:

    Chakra Alignment Yoga Dance Ceremony

    At South Park Hall

    7/23 Honeysuckle

    Honeysuckle, Pine Hearts

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    7/23 Social Event

    The Not-Creepy Gathering for People Who Want to Fall In Love

    As seen in the Seattle Times, The Evergray & more!

    Curated by Jenna Bean Veatch.

    It’s back! These unusual social events usually sell out in advance, so grab your tickets early!  21+

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

     

    7/21 Fox and Bones

    Fox and Bones, Luke Francis

     

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    7/21 – 7/23 Timber Festival

    Sponsored by Abbey Arts: Timber

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    Carnation, WA. TOLT-MACDONALD PARK

    7/20 Taarka

    Taarka

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    7/19 The Round 206

    Round 206:

    GRANT MULLEN (of Naked Giants)

    ELI WILLS

    EBONY

    JULIAN PEÑA (Live Painter)

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    7/16 Whitney Ballen

    Abbey Arts presents:

    Whitney Ballen, Miguel Escobar, Don Piano

    TICKETS |FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    7/15 Will Kimbrough

    Will Kimbrough, Ollella

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    7/14 Chris Pureka

    Chris Pureka, MaryLeigh Roohan

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    7/9 Luther Ray

    Luther Ray, King Youngblood (acoustic), Jaiden Grayson

    @ South Park Hall, South Seattle

    with DJ Dadabassed

    TICKETS 

     

    All ages, some seating available
    Outside food welcome from local cafe’s 

    Concert held at South Park Hall upstairs

    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 space is open for blankets, cushions, very low chairs, etc.
    See ticketing page for event details regarding quiet, cameras, etc.
    Ultra Quiet policy is in effect for this show, no cameras with shutters, no talking during songs. Thank you! 
    One can be lost but can find home in his inner part – which can mean many things – soul, imagination, mind, intuition, passion. I strongly believe that when being in uncertain times and living an unstable life we can still reach peace with ourselves and be able to find ‘home’ anywhere’ This is what I would like to express with my music – one can travel the whole world but not see anything. It is not where we are going but how much we are able to see and hear things happening around us”. — Hania Rani
    Hania Rani is an award-winning pianist, composer and musician who, was born in Gdańsk and splits her life between Warsaw, where she makes her home, and Berlin where she studied and often works. Her debut album “Esja”, a beguiling collection of solo piano pieces on Gondwana Records was released to international acclaim on April 5 th 2019, earning Rani four prestigious Fryderyk Awards including “Best Debut Album”, “Best Alternative Album” and “Best New Arrangement”, in recognition from the Polish music industries very own Grammys.  Website
    “As a lifelong professional musician, Micaela Kingslight can stun a room with a simple melody or get a crowd to move with groovy bluesy, indie tunes.  She is dedicated to creating music that heals as well as brings people together.” Website

    7/7 The Moth StorySLAM

    The Moth StorySLAM

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    7/1 Pascuala Ilabaca

    Pascuala Ilabaca

    Pascuala Ilabaca y Fauna (Chile)

    @ South Park Hall, South Seattle

    with guest

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

     

    All ages, some seating available
    Outside food welcome from local cafe’s 

    Concert held at South Park Hall upstairs

    “Valparaíso-born Pascuala Ilabaca is steeped in the folkloric music of Chile, but she’s not looking to preserve the sounds of the past. Possessing an enchanting, full-bodied voice, she presides over her band Fauna with the authoritative air of a ringmaster, moving between accordion, piano and hand drums. Presented with a keen sense of drama, the music blends the immediacy of garage rock with the seductive grooves of a Latin dance combo. It’s a sound and approach that has earned Ilabaca an avid following across South America and Europe, though she’s still introducing herself to North America.

    Accordion-wielding Chilean songstress Pascuala Ilabaca is a true hidden gem:
    A favourite on the new scene of young Chilean singer-songwriters, her music is rooted in traditional sounds but effortlessly integrates shades of jazz, pop and rock, and influences gathered in such distant places as India or Mexico.
    Accompanied by her formidable band Fauna, her unique stage presence conjures up sweetness and empowerment at the same time, setting her songs alive with both fragility and verve.

    “The joy of life that infects you when you listen to her mellow voice, the fluctuating sound of her accordion and the full-flavoured accompaniment by her band Fauna is simply exhilarating.” – Rythym Passport

    6/30 Bardsong

    Bardsong Music and Storytelling Event

    with Arsalan Ibrahim

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating

    6/25 Sessions in Place

    Live Show June 25th @ Emerald City Trapeze Arts! 

    Clambrain with Fred

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    Sessions In Place (or SIP for short) is a live-stream concert experience that is cinematically & jaw-droppingly gorgeous all while following the state/local public health guidelines.

    Often filmed @ Fremont Abbey and other unique locations around Seattle

    Check them out on FACEBOOK and YOUTUBE

     

    To support Sessions in Place  www.patreon.com/sessionsinplace

    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, and floor space.  See ticketing page for event details regarding quiet, cameras, etc. 

    6/24 Liz Longley

    Liz Longley, Golda May

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    6/23 Locally Fameless

    Locally Fameless live at Fremont Abbey

    (Comedy/Storytelling)

    TICKETS| FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    6/21 Connection Feast

    Social Gathering: What is your comfort zone?

    Curated & produced by Connection Feast

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    6/18 Puddle Jump Festival

    Seattle Indies and Abbey Arts presents:

    Puddle Jump Games and Play Festival at Ballard Homestead

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages

    7/6 Mary Lambert

    MARY LAMBERT, MAYA MARIE

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID

    6/16 Harp Sound Bath

    Harp Sound Bath

    with Jessica Gallo & April Mitchell

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, bring yoga mats, cushions, pillows, etc.

    6/11 Kat Wright, Fretland

    Kat Wright, Fretland

     

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, mostly seated

    6/9 Henry Jamison

    Abbey Arts and The Crocodile presents:

    Henry Jamison, Olivia Klugman

    TICKETS | FACEBOOK

    All ages, some seating, bar w/ID