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IJL Seattle Fall Date Events
September 30 - October 2: Trucktoberfest
Don’t miss this party! South Lake Union Discovery Center will host 30 food trucks and 30 breweries pouring yummy fall beers all in one convenient location. This large selection of local great eats and drinks also has live music, games, an outdoor film series and much more!
September 30 - October 15: Leavenworth Oktoberfest
If you haven’t made the trip to Leavenworth yet, this year is your chance. And if you have been before, you know why this is on the list. Go on an adventure to this unique Bavarian-themed town for authentic German food, beer, live music, arts, crafts and tons of fun. This year, Leavenworth Oktoberfest will be hosting bands from throughout the U.S., Canada, and Germany!
October 1: Piketoberfest
Pike Brewing Co., one of the state’s best breweries, will throw its own Piketoberfest to kick off October right! It will include 4 hours (1-4 PM) of the best charcuterie, with all-you-can-eat sauerkraut and meats, yummy cheese, 10 drink tokens for tasting, as well as live music. This annual event benefits the Pike Place Market Foundation, and the live music will take place at the Pike Brewing’s Microbrewery Museum and Brewery.
October 4: Feast at the Market
Head to Pike Place from 5:30-10 PM for a feast that is hard to beat! Your ticket will get you into a wine reception and a chance to eat at 20 different market restaurants, including dessert! It all goes to a good cause; it supports NeighborCare Health at Pike Place Clinic. You will be introduced to irresistible flavors cooked up by award-winning chefs from restaurants such as Matt’s in the Market, Cutter’s Crabhouse, Radiator Whiskey and many more!
October 9 - 13 & 16 - 20: Seattle Restaurant Week
You know the drill: get a generous, three-course meal at any of the 165 participating restaurants. Dinner is $32 and lunch is $18, so it’s a great deal for the amount high quality food you’ll be enjoying together!
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