This weekend is going to be hot!! So cool down, and find some things to do with our roundup of local events, entertainment recommendations and more.

Community events

  • Check out this list of local events and virtual happenings celebrating Pride around the Puget Sound area.
  • Attend Summer Jazz in Everett or check out these other online and distanced in-person events around the Seattle area.
  • Itching to see live music? Here’s when some of your favorite Seattle-area music venues are reopening.
  • Here are three Seattle-area art exhibits to visit now, from the must-see to the weird and wonderful.

Eats and drinks

Movies, books and TV

Outdoors and travel

  • Piece together a weekend road trip with this itinerary for John Day Fossil Beds National Monument.
  • Thinking about attempting to summit Mount St. Helens? Take some lessons from one writer’s recent harrowing experience.
  • Get out in your garden with this list of camp-inspired ideas and activities to help you reclaim the spirit of summer.