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Search for Meaning Festival
Seattle University’s annual community festival dedicated to topics surrounding the human quest for meaning, and the characteristics of an ethical and well-lived life.


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1/09, 10:00am to 2/28, 8:00pm
Celebrating 75 Years of Jimi Hendrix
Tuesday, January 09, 2018 to Wednesday, February 28, 2018 Learn more
2/24, 8:00am to 6:00pm
Search for Meaning Festival
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Search for Meaning is Seattle University’s annual community festival dedicated to topics surrounding the human quest for meaning, and the characteristics of an ethical and well-lived life. Hosted on the university’s campus, Search for Meaning draws over 50 nationally and internationally acclaimed authors and artists for an interactive, introspective experience.
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3/01, 10:00am to 3/04, 5:00pm
Emerald City Comic Con 2018
Thursday, March 01, 2018 to Sunday, March 04, 2018
Emerald City Comic Con is the destination comic and pop culture show for the Pacific Northwest. ECCC delivers the best that the comics and pop culture industry has to offer directly from the creators, bringing super fans exactly what they crave: interaction with quality content and guests and an inclusive space to celebrate their fandom.
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3/15, 5:00pm to 10:00pm
ReDress Fashion Show
Thursday, March 15, 2018
Re-Dress is the 20th annual fashion show produced by students of The Art Institute of Seattle. Featuring the work of fashion design students, Re-Dress will showcase the most prevalent trends of 2018; #courage #equality #balance. Our goal is to empower women to continue to push political, cultural, and social issues with equality, strength, and the courage to be themselves.
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3/16, 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Steven Pinker Enlightenment Now
Friday, March 16, 2018
Harvard University psychology professor and Pulitzer Prize finalist Steven Pinker shares the follow-up to his groundbreaking book The Better Angels of Our Nature with Enlightenment Now. In this new title, Pinker urges us to step back from the gory headlines and prophecies of doom, which play to our psychological biases.
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3/30, 12:00pm to 4/01, 1:00pm
Sakura Con
Friday, March 30, 2018 to Sunday, April 01, 2018
Presented by the Asia Northwest Cultural Education Association, Sakura-Con is the oldest and most well attended anime convention in the Pacific Northwest. Member attendance for Sakura-Con 2017 was over 20,000 individuals, with most members attending all three days!
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4/20, 10:00am to 4/22, 9:00pm
Seattle Cherry Blossom & Japanese Cultural Festival
Friday, April 20, 2018 to Sunday, April 22, 2018
Explore and experience the cultural roots and contemporary influences of Japan through live performances, visual arts, hands-on activities, foods and games including Taiko drumming and artisan demonstrations.
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5/17 12:00am to 6/10 12:00am
The 44th Annual Seattle International Film Festival
Thursday, May 17, 2018 to Sunday, June 10, 2018
Theaters all around Seattle will be presenting films from all over the world. With screenings, parties and celebrity appearances, SIFF is a film lover's paradise.
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5/25, 11:00am to 5/28, 9:00pm
Northwest Folklife Festival
Music Event
Friday, May 25, 2018 to Monday, May 28, 2018
One of the Pacific Northwest's treasured traditions, the annual Northwest Folklife Festival features roughly thousands of performers.
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8/10, 11:00am to 8/12, 7:00pm
A Taste of Edmonds
Friday, August 10, 2018 to Sunday, August 12, 2018
"A Taste of Edmonds" is one of Washington's largest 3-day festivals! Join us August 10–12 for food, fun, sun and entertainment!
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