Annual Events

Night Out U District - people playing a game in the foreground, booths in the background

U District Night Out 2019. Photo by Raul Baron

The U District Partnership produces seasonal events and partners with area organizations to build community and bring visitors to the Seattle’s University District


2021-2022 EVENTS

SEPTEMBER

PARK(ing) Day
A day-long activation of a parking spot in the University District.

UW Dawg Daze
September 23 – October 3, 2021
New UW students attend events on University of Washington Campus and in the U District.

OCTOBER

U District Station Opening Festival & $3 Food Walk
Saturday, October 2, 2021
Come celebrate the opening of the Northgate Link Expansion and the new U District Station as you enjoy $3 bites from area restaurants, with live music and entertainment throughout the neighborhood!

DECEMBER

Holiday Swag
A free wreath-making even at the U District Farmer’s Market.

MARCH

Cherry Blossom Festival
In tandem with the Cherry Blossom Viewing at University of Washington, the celebration continues at businesses throughout the U District neighborhood.

MAY

University District Street Fair
May 21-22, 2022
The longest running Street Fair in the US returns in 2022!

AUGUST

U District Night Out
Tuesday, August 2, 2022
Part of Seattle Police Department’s city-wide safety events.