Due to restrictions on gatherings to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus, many organizations are canceling public gatherings and social events around the city, and are, instead, holding their events, classes, activities and more online.
Below are some of the outings that have moved online. We will update this list regularly as we receive more information about online events.
Events are in chronological order by category.
8 Limbs Yoga is live streaming its classes for free on Zoom.
Aditi Yoga and Wellness is live streaming yoga, including prenatal and postnatal yoga, and barre classes.
Two Dog Yoga is offering yoga classes via Zoom. Register online.
Kyle Davis, Pacific Northwest Ballet principal dancer, choreographer and ballet teacher will be giving a one-hour ballet class from his home on Friday, March 20 at 10 a.m. PST. Join on PNB’s Instagram stories.
Hugo House will move all classes to online video conferencing for the remainder of the winter quarter.
Town Hall is pursuing options for digital-only programming and curating selections from its media archives. Find the broadcasts on its live stream page.
Zócalo Public Square is hosting an online event called “How Does Music Change Your Brain?” moderated by Elise Hu, International Correspondent, NPR with Songwriter and actress Mary Steenburgen, research psychologist Assal Habibi and Mark Tramo, neuroscientist and director of the Institute for Music & Brain Science. Join them on Thursday, March 19 at 7:30 p.m. PDT here.
Seattle Center Festál has released a series of podcasts called “Yes, and…” that delves into the questions: Who lives here? What is their experience of life? And how does it intersect with our personal experiences of this city? Episodes will be released on March 23, April 13, April 27 and May 18.
The American Institute of Architects is hosting a free, live Ask An Architect webinar about home design that will include an overview of the design and construction process including budget and schedule, tips for hiring the right team, and answers to how you and your designer can work together to make the most of any project on Saturday, March 28 from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
PCC Farmland Trust is working to move its April 22 Earth Day event at Town Hall to a digital platform.
TeenTix offers arts-curious teens several virtual opportunities to meet their peers through online forums. Through the end of April, TeenTix members can live stream Seattle Symphony Concerts and performances from OntheBoards.TV .
The Museum of Flight has virtual tours on its website.
The National Nordic Museum has several free digital museum experiences.
The Northwest Film Forum plans to announce ways to bring certain aspects of its ByDesign Festival (originally scheduled for March 18-22) and other programming onto a virtual platform. More info to come.
Pacific Science Center has hands-on science explorations to do at home through its website. It will live stream its Science in the City event “COVID-19: Connect with the Experts” on Tuesday, March 24 at 7 p.m.
Classical KING FM will air the Byrd Ensemble’s performance of works from a canceled concert on Friday, March 20 at 9:30 p.m. On Sunday evenings there is a live broadcast of the St. Mark’s Cathedral Compline service of the choir singing to an empty sanctuary. KING is also partnering with Seattle Opera to broadcast archival recordings of full operas on Saturday mornings. More can be found on its website.
KEXP continues to broadcast at 90.3 FM and live streams on its website.
Northwest Folklife offers a variety of audio and video stories, performances and community encounters.
The Quarantine Sessions is a Facebook page that is live streaming concerts.
Seattle Opera is live streaming its monthly Opera Talk on Tuesday, March 24 at 7 p.m. hosted by Seattle Opera dramaturge Jonathan Dean.
Standard Dose is launching a series of virtual, interactive workshops on topics including loneliness, stress and boundaries. The sessions are free and hosted daily through the end of March. View the schedule and sign-up here.
Microsoft has canceled its Most Valuable Professional (MVP) Summit, which was set for March 15-20 in Bellevue and Redmond. The event will now take place online.
Conservation Northwest’s 17th Annual Hope for a Wild Future Auction & Dinner scheduled for April 2 on the Seattle Waterfront is canceled. It will be holding an online auction and webinar at 6 p.m. April 2 instead, with more information forthcoming.
The Google Cloud Next ’20 event, originally scheduled for April 6-8 in San Francisco, will now take place entirely online.
WestSide Baby has canceled its “Community in Bloom” brunch fundraising event that was originally scheduled for March 22 at The Sheraton. They will instead host a virtual event on March 22 at 1 p.m. Details forthcoming.
Those wanting to see the Cherry Blossoms at UW can view of a live stream on YouTube.
Seattle Center has a mobile app that allows users to explore the Center’s history and public art collection.