This is the best event calendar in the Seattle-Tacoma metro area if you are looking for free and cheap things to do without spending a lot of money.
Every day, we search the Puget Sound region for community festivals, art shows & art walks, craft fairs, movie screenings and film festivals, live music, comedy shows, theater, performing arts, literary events, hobby shows of all kinds, family events, sporting events, recreation on the water, shopping discounts, consignment and used goods sales, exercise events, and more. Anything and everything as long as its free or cheap and fun.
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As the region restarts the economy, we will feature outdoor things to do and any other permissible activities. Stay healthy. Stay positive. Be kind. Be patient.
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Friday, October 7, 2022
Saturday, October 8, 2022
|2022 Fall Arts Walk community celebration in Olympia||FREE||Multiple locations|
|Seattle Fresh Hop Beer Festival at Magnuson Hangar 30||$20.00-50.00||Magnuson Park, Hangar 30, 6310 NE 74th St, Seattle, WA 98115|
|Target Deal Days for the 2022 holiday season||Discounted||Multiple locations|
|2022 Pumpkin Patches in the Puget Sound region||Multiple locations|
|Maris Farms fall harvest & haunted woods in Buckley||$28.00-50.00||Maris Farms, 25001 Sumner Buckley Hwy, Buckley, WA 98321|
|2022 Halloween attractions (haunts, mazes, tours) around the Puget Sound region||$0-78.00||Multiple locations|
|Picha's Pumpkin Patch Annual Bluegrass Festival (weather permitting) in Puyallup||12:00 pm to 4:00 pm||Picha Farms, 6502 52nd ST E, Puyallup, WA 98371|
|Free Thriller dance class in Magnolia||1:30 pm||FREE||Magnolia Community Center, 34th Ave W, Seattle, WA 98199|
|Getaway: cranberry festival on Washington Coast (130-170 mi. SW)||FREE||Grayland Community Hall, 2071 Cranberry Rd, Grayland, WA|
|JBF Consignment sale for Seattle & Issaquah||$0-30.00||Pickering Barn (across from Costco), 1730 10th Ave NW, Issaquah, WA 98027|
|Free tours at Ballard locks||FREE||Hiram Chittenden “Ballard” Locks, 3015 NW 54th St Seattle, WA 98107|
|Craft distillery tours on Seattle Waterfront||$20.00||Copperworks Distilling Co, 1250 Alaskan Way Seattle, WA 98101|
|Stream HUMP! 2022 erotic films weekends thru Oct 16||$35.00||Online|
|Kamishibai storytelling at Seattle Japanese Garden||$0-8.00||Seattle Japanese Garden|
|Oktoberfest Northwest at the fairgrounds in Puyallup||$10.00-20.00||Washington State Fairgrounds|
|WTA Northwest Exposure Photo Contest||FREE||Online|
|Within/Earshot Jazz Festival (concerts, lectures, films) on Bainbridge Island||$0-25.00||Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, 550 Winslow Way E. Bainbridge Island, WA|
|Getaway: Oktoberfest in Leavenworth (120 mi. E)||$10.00-25.00||Leavenworth, WA|
|Enter to win WildLantern tickets in the Zoo's Northwest Living Photo Contest||FREE||Online|
|Seasonal Handblown Glass Store in Tacoma||$23.00-300.00||Waterfront Market in Ruston, 5101 Yacht Club Rd, Tacoma, WA 98407|
|Peak weekend for 2022 fall color drives for Washington State||FREE||Multiple locations|
|Icelandic culture festival in Seattle||FREE||Multiple locations|
|Where to see salmon spawning in Seattle Parks||FREE||Multiple locations|
|34th Annual Earshot Jazz Festival||$5.00-450.00||Multiple locations|
|Getaway: 11 scenic drives for Washington State fall color||FREE||Multiple locations|
|13 best nature walks in the city to see fall color (tentative dates)||FREE||Multiple locations|
|Peak season for salmon runs at Issaquah Hatchery||FREE||Issaquah Salmon Hatchery, 125 W. Sunset Way, Issaquah, WA 98027|
|Fall RV show in Tacoma||$12.00||Tacoma Dome|
|Popular u pick crops for October: pumpkins, winter squash||Puget Sound region|
|All the corn mazes (scary and friendly) in the Seattle-Tacoma metro area||Multiple locations|
|Bier on the Pier in Anacortes||$40.00||Anacortes, WA|
|Free Exotics@RTC car enthusiast gathering in Redmond||9:00 am to 11:00 am||FREE||Redmond Town Center, 164th Avenue NE & NE 74th Street, Redmond, WA 98052|
|2022 Northwest Glass Pumpkin Patches||9:00 am||$45.00-300.00||Multiple locations|
|Free guided Georgetown photowalk in Seattle (registration required)||10:00 am||FREE||Georgetown neighborhood, Seattle, WA|
|Free tour of historic Moore Theatre in Seattle||10:00 am to 11:30 am||FREE||Moore Theatre|
|Free open house and guided tours at Georgetown Steam Plant||10:00 am to 2:00 pm||FREE||Georgetown Steam Plant, 6605 13TH Ave S, Seattle, WA 98108|
|Year-round weekly flea market in Bremerton||10:00 am to 4:00 pm||FREE||Bremerton Vintage Flea Market, 816 Pacific Ave Bremerton, WA 98337|
|2nd Saturday SODO Flea Market in Seattle||10:00 am to 4:00 pm||FREE||ODO Flea Market, 3701 7th Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134|
|Maple Viewing Festival at Seattle Japanese Garden||10:00 am to 5:00 pm||$8.00||Seattle Japanese Garden|
|Free wine tasting in Ravenna||11:00 am to 2:00 pm||FREE||McCarthy & Schiering Wine, 6500 Ravenna Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98115|
|Canoe and kayak rentals at UW Seattle||12:00 pm to 5:00 pm||$14.00-20.00||Waterfront Activities Center, 3710 Montlake Blvd NE, Seattle, WA 98195|
|Georgetown Art Attack every second Saturday in Seattle's oldest neighborhood||1:00 pm to 7:00 pm||FREE||Georgetown neighborhood, Seattle, WA|
|Free wine tasting on Queen Anne||2:30 pm to 5:30 pm||FREE||McCarthy & Schiering Wine, 2401 Queen Anne Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109|
|Free Second Saturday art walks in Seattle and Poulsbo||5:00 pm||FREE||Multiple locations|
|ROOTZ WITHIN "Incrementum" album release tour in Tacoma||9:00 pm||$10.00||Airport Tavern, 5406 South Tacoma Way, Tacoma, WA 98409|
|Unexpected Productions 'Theatresports' improv comedy competition at the Gum Wall||9:00 pm to 10:30 pm||FREE||Market Theater/Unexpected Productions, 1428 Post Alley Seattle, WA 98101|