Harvest Fest

Now in our tenth year, the Junction’s Harvest Festival has become a favorite event for West Seattle.  The Harvest Festival is good community fun! Mark your calendars for Harvest Fest! A FULL WEEK of Howling Good Fun Scavenger Hunt – Monday, October 25th – Sunday, 31st Harvest Fest Tote Bags for kids and adults (on sale here and below!) Harvest Fest Totes for Kids – The Junction is bringing the joy of Harvest and Halloween…

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Art of Music 2021

Art of Music Returns to the West Seattle Art Walk in September 2021! Many of you may remember the delight of live music paired with Second Thursday Art Walk in the last half of 2019. Art of Music brought family-friendly instrumental and vocal music to outdoor and indoor venues in the Alaska Junction, thanks to the passion and drive of project originator and coordinator John Redenbaugh. We are thrilled to announce that, after the hiatus of…

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Night Out in the Junction

Join the Junction for a Night Out! Photos by Patrick Robinson Westside Seattle. Live music on the streets, fun events, restaurant specials, and FREE West Seattle limited-edition coozies (locations revealed soon!). “Night Out” is a national event promoted in Seattle by Seattle Police Department Crime Prevention. It is designed to heighten crime prevention awareness, increase neighborhood support in anti-crime efforts, and unite our communities. Stop by any of the below merchants to pick up a…

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Summer Fest 2021 the Videos + Sidewalk Sales

Follow along as we relive (virtual) Summer Fest, 2021. We couldn’t bring you all together this year, but that didn’t stop the Junction from bringing joy and the Summer Fest feelings. First up was the Paint & Sip(s) on Thursday, July 8th. Summer Fest Eve. Traditionally held on the second Thursday Art Walk – we took the event online (and limited in-person), with two Paint and Sip sessions. If you purchased a Paint & Sip…

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Plan Your Sidewalk Sale

Summer Fest as most people know it is taking a break for 2021, but we’re honoring this beloved July weekend with fun from the Junction that you can bring home! All the restaurants will have regular seating for you to take a break, plus watch for buskers lending a festive air to the two of fun and excitement. If you’re looking for the Summer Fest tote bags – hurry! They are almost sold out. Sidewalk…

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Here’s the Plan for Summer Fest

For 39 years, the biggest festival in West Seattle has continued to evolve, starting out as the Sidewalk Sale in the ’60s, then the Street Fair in 1982, and now Summer Fest – it’s been a three-day celebration in the West Seattle streets and a tradition for many families. The festival has been a July tradition in West Seattle since 1982, the same year Seattle became the Emerald City. Even prior to the West Seattle…

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