Come join us for the 36th annual West Seattle Summer Fest, July 13-15. Summer Fest is the biggest party of the year in our neighborhood and it has something for everyone! Check out the special programming areas that will be featured this year!

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A Garden and Sustainability Expo

Join the Sustainable West Seattle and West Seattle Nursery at Green Life – Living in the Green Lane – a Garden and Sustainability Expo. Learn more about and living a more sustainable life at this special feature of Summer Fest. Alki Bike and Board will be presenting the GreenLife stage, which offers three days of demonstrations to educate and inspire. This years theme is Save the Salish Sea. Read on for the full schedule on the Green Life page.

Location: Junction Plaza Park


West Seattle Summer Fest is the place to go to find summer fun for kids of all ages! This Seattle festival definitely understands the importance of fun for the whole family. Explore exciting rides, cool arts & crafts, and delicious treats that are sure to please everyone. The Kids Area is sponsored by West Seattle/Fauntleroy YMCA with support from Wells Fargo Bank. This year, Clowns Unlimited is back and they’re bringing loads of fun rides and activities for toddlers to tweens. Tickets and day/weekend passes are available.

Location: West side of Alaska St and in the Wells Fargo parking lot.

Check out the exciting giant games area on the way to the main stage. Located on the corner of California Ave SW and SW Oregon, the games area is a fun place for kids (including adults) of all ages.

PET JUNCTION @ Next to Nature

Next to Nature is hosting their favorite vendors and nonprofits at Pet Junction. Pet Junction offers a host of resources to be good companions for our pets.  You will find information on keeping your pet in good health, opportunities to meet local animal relief organizations, and lots of fun for our furry friends.

This year welcoming:

Fromm Family
FirstMate Pet Foods
Pyramid Pet Products
Artemis Pet Food Company
Farmina Pet Food

Location: On the sidewalk in front of Next to Nature



Connect with local groups, non-profits, and organizations doing good work in our community. Speak with their staff and volunteers to learn more about their projects and initiatives, and find out how you can help!

Welcoming our nonprofit neighbors:

Friday AM Girl Scouts of Western Washington
Friday AM Seattle Public Schools Head Start
Friday PM Neighborcare Health
Friday PM Making Strides Against Breast Cancer with American Cancer Society Seattle
Saturday AM Seal Sitters Marine Mammal Stranding Network
Saturday AM SR3 Sealife Response, Rehab and Research
Saturday PM West Seattle Be Prepared
Saturday PM Endolyne Children’s Choir
Sunday AM Seattle Police Department
Sunday AM Seattle Subway
Sunday PM Southwest Youth and Family Services
Sunday PM West Seattle Rotary Service Foundation

Location:  In the Information Tent


Sunday – July 15th ∙ 10am – 2pm
The Market offers a wonderful selection of seasonal farm produce, meats, poultry, eggs, cheeses, cut flowers, ciders, preserves and more, all direct from local farms and food artisans.

Location: In parking lot behind Key Bank