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Pop-Up Seattle – Dunn Gardens

E.B. Dunn Gardens 13533 Northshire Road NW, Seattle, United States

Join the Olmsted Network for tour and lunch at the historic Dunn Gardens in Seattle, WA. We’ll explore the magnificent grounds together— with history and horticulture experts leading the way— before gathering for a boxed lunch and conversation. Attendees are encouraged to wear comfortable clothes and walking shoes. All are welcome to stay at the […]

$50

Summer Series at the Amphitheater & Picnic in the Park

Volunteer Park 1247 15th Ave. E, Seattle

Join us for the first Summer Series at the Amphitheater, featuring an evening with Clinton Fearon and the Phinney Ridge Steel Drum Band on Thursday, July 11th, from 6:00-8:30 pm. We will also be hosting our annual Picnic in the Park! Bring a picnic, your blanket, and your friends and family. There will be free […]

Free

Washington Park Arboretum Walking Tour

Washington Park Arboretum 2300 Arboretum Drive East, Seattle

Join UW Botanic Gardens and the Friends of Seattle’s Olmsted Parks at Washington Park Arboretum for walking tours of Seattle’s Olmsted Brothers parks and parkways this summer! The city first acquired Washington Park from the Puget Mill Company in 1900. By 1904, the city hired the Olmsted Brothers firm to prepare drawings for a roadway […]

$30

Summer Series at the Amphitheater

Volunteer Park 1247 15th Ave. E, Seattle

Join us for the second Summer Series at the Amphitheater, featuring an evening with The Paperboys and Smokey Brights on Thursday, July 18th, from 6:00-8:30 pm. Food trucks, including Taco Cortes, Carver Kitchen, Spooky Dogs, Oskar’s Pizza, and Village Perk, will be onsite. Transportation: The Amphitheater in Volunteer Park can be reached by light rail […]

Free

Summer Series at the Amphitheater

Volunteer Park 1247 15th Ave. E, Seattle

Join us for the third Summer Series at the Amphitheater, featuring an evening with Sara Gazarek (Grammy Award Winner!) and Marina Albero on Thursday, July 25th from 6:00-8:30pm. Food trucks, including Taco Cortes, Carver Kitchen, Where Ya at Matt, Oskar’s Pizza, and Village Perk, will be onsite. Transportation: The Amphitheater in Volunteer Park can be […]

Free

Schmitz Preserve Park Walking Tour

Schmitz Preserve Park Meet near the intersection of 58th Ave SW and SW Stevens St, Seattle, WA, United States

53-acre Schmitz Preserve Park was donated to the City of Seattle in pieces between 1908 and 1912. The most generous portion came from a German immigrant/banker/realtor named Ferdinand Schmitz, who served on the park commission during those years. He and his wife Emma donated the land “to be used perpetually…for park purposes…in order that certain […]

Free

Cultivate & Celebrate – 50 Years of Tilth

Rainer Beach Urban Farm & Wetlands 5513 S Cloverdale St, Seattle

Your support at Cultivate & Celebrate goes directly toward championing organic and regenerative farming, promoting community gardening, and expanding access to healthy and nutritious food.

$115 – $135

Volunteer Park Walking Tour

Volunteer Park 1247 15th Ave. E, Seattle

Join UW Botanic Gardens and the Friends of Seattle’s Olmsted Parks on a walking tour of Seattle’s Olmsted Brothers parks and parkways this summer! Volunteer Park is often referred to as the crown jewel of Seattle’s Olmsted park and boulevard system, as its most complete and best-preserved Olmsted-designed landscape. Land purchased in 1876 was originally […]

$30

University of Washington Campus Walking Tour

University of Washington WA, United States

Join UW Botanic Gardens and the Friends of Seattle’s Olmsted Parks on the final walking tour of Seattle’s Olmsted Brothers historic design legacy this summer! Relocated from downtown northward to larger, less-developed acreage in 1895, the University of Washington consisted of just six buildings when the Olmsted Brothers firm prepared a general campus plan in […]

$30

Love Parks Gala

MOHAI 860 Terry Ave N, Seattle

Join the Seattle Parks Foundation at the Museum of History & Industry celebrating 300 community-led projects in 25 years.

$250

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