Best Free Things To Do In Seattle

December 25, 2010 11:25 AM

Free music and theatre — what more could a money-conscious Seattle native want? Here’s a list of some of the best activities to do for free around town.

Spotlight Night @ The 5th Avenue Theatre

1308 5th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 625-1900‎

Visitors find Spotlight Nights at The 5th Avenue Theatre highly entertaining and education, as they get a free behind-the-scenes look at upcoming shows. The 5th Avenue Theatre’s Producing Artistic Director, guest speakers, and performers give a presentation through a mix of song, dance, interviews, video clips, and more. See the website for future Spotlight Night events.

Seamonster Lounge

2202 N 45th St
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 992-1120

Seamonster Lounge is the perfect place to go for a cold one, some healthy eats and, best of all, free music. If you’re looking to keep it low key, hear some good jazz and just mellow out, check out Seamonster Lounge. Tuesdays nights seem to be the most popular, which features the McTuff Trio and special guests.

Free Concerts @ City Hall

600 4th Avenue
Seattle WA 98104
(206) 684-7171

If you work near City Hall, what better way to lunch that to the tune of some fine music. Between 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. year round City Hall turns into a concert hall as a local artist or group takes the spotlight. Check the schedule to see what free music concerts are scheduled.

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