Seattle events calendar for February 2015. Best festivals, fun things to do, Valentine's Day shows & events, weekend fairs, free kids' activities in Seattle, Washington.

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Enjoy the best Seattle events, festivals, and things to do in February 2015 with this calendar of events.

Events are listed by starting date, and all dates are confirmed. Mileage is from Westlake Center in downtown Seattle, Washington.

Antique and collectibles show

February 1, 2015 (begins Jan. 31)

37 miles south

Billed as America’s Largest Antique & Collectible Show, this event has 400 vendors selling furniture, glassware, slot machines, movie memorabilia, estate jewelry, paintings, mechanical banks, and toys at the Washington State Fair Events Center. Repeats Nov.

Children’s Film Festival

February 1 - 7, 2015 (begins Jan. 22)

1 mile east

See the best and brightest in international cinema for children ages 3 to 12 at the Children’s Film Festival Seattle at Northwest Film Forum.

Uplifting films

February 3 - 24, 2015 (begins Jan. 27)

1.5 miles NW

Frank Capra Restored shows 5 classic Depression-era films restored in stunning 4K at SIFF Cinema Uptown. To buy tickets, click where it says “7:00 PM.”

Art walk

February 5, 2015

1 mile south

Head to historic Pioneer Square for the February First Thursday Art Walk, when art galleries open their doors to introduce new exhibitions and artists. Free.

Improvised Music Festival

February 5 - 7, 2015

4.4 miles north

Seattle Improvised Music Festival features musicians dedicated to playing free-form music on the 4th floor of Good Shepherd Center in Wallingford. Donation.

RV show

February 5 - 8, 2015

1.5 miles south

The Seattle Recreational Vehicle (RV) Show is an annual event of new vehicles, accessories, and daily seminars at CenturyLink Field Event Center.

Wine & jazz

February 6, 2015

4 miles south

Hearts & Wine is an elegant evening of sampling 20 wines, jazz, food, and a wine auction at The Foundry.

Wine & chocolate - Mt. Vernon

February 6, 2015

60 miles north

Taste reserve red wines from four wineries paired with local chocolates at Red Wine and Chocolate Festival at Carpenter Creek Winery in Mount Vernon.

Wine & chocolate - Enumclaw

February 6 - 7, 2015

45 miles SE

Sample chocolate, taste wine (with ID), hear music, and watch demonstrations at Enumclaw Wine & Chocolate Festival at Enumclaw Expo Center.

Eagle Festival

February 6 - 7, 2015

47 miles north

The Eagle Festival includes guided tours, speakers, demonstrations, an art and photography show, live music, and horse-drawn wagon rides in Arlington.

Chocolate & drinks

February 8, 2015

0.3 miles SW

Wine, spirits, cider, and mead pair deliciously with chocolate, artisan cheese, savory food, dessert, and music at Pike Chocofest at Pike Brewing Company.

Bike swap

February 8, 2015

1 mile NW

Vendors sell new and used mountain, road, and track bike equipment at Cascade Bicycle Club’s Seattle Bike Swap in the Seattle Center Exhibition Hall.

Alternative wedding show

February 8, 2015

1.9 miles south

Find vendors of handmade items and innovative services for unique weddings at Lovesick, plus fashion makeovers, neo-burlesque performances, live music, and a bar at Showbox SoDo for ages 21+.

Flower and garden show

February 11 - 15, 2015

0.5 mile east

February is a great time to be indoors at the Northwest Flower & Garden Show. Six acres of show gardens and 300 vendors fill the Seattle convention center. Tuesday preview party benefits the arboretum.

Asian American Film Festival

February 12 - 15, 2015

1.1 miles east

Seattle Asian American Film Festival features Asian American artists who create innovative media at NW Film Forum, with opening-night party at Velocity.

Valentine’s Day improv

February 13, 2015

0.3 miles SW

The Comedy of Love is improvised based on audience suggestions and true stories about lust, passion, and heartbreak at Market Theater.

Valentine’s Day symphony

February 13, 2015

11 miles south

Northwest Symphony Orchestra: Valentine’s Concert features romantic music, including Romeo and Juliet, at Highline Performing Arts Center in Burien.

Valentine’s Day in Tacoma

February 13, 2015

34 miles south

Stroll through a romantically lit conservatory, hear live music, see floral displays, and taste Wine & Chocolate at W. W. Seymour Botanical Conservatory. Buy tickets in advance in person or at 253-591-5330.

Valentine’s Day show & dance

February 13 - 14, 2015

3 miles south

Valentine’s Day Show & Dance Party is a flying trapeze, aerial, and dance performance with live music, plus a DJ dance at Emerald City Trapeze Arts. (Read both show descriptions since they’re different.)

Cowboy gathering

February 13 - 15, 2015

108 miles east

The Spirit of the West Cowboy Gathering celebrates traditional cowboy music, poetry, art, gear, and chow in Ellensburg.
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Valentine’s Day dinner

February 14, 2015

Greater Seattle area

OpenTable lists restaurants in the Seattle area that offer special menus for Valentine’s Day.

Valentine’s Day burlesque party

February 14, 2015

0.5 miles NW

Valentines Burlesque Party includes a burlesque show, champagne, DJ, and dancing at the Coterie Room.

Valentine’s Day underground

February 14, 2015

0.8 miles south

Vino & Victuals features a romantic dinner with wine in an 1890s saloon, a tour of underground Seattle, bourbon and dessert at Doc Maynard’s.

Yo-yo contest

February 14, 2015

1 mile NW

Watch some amazing yo-yo moves at the Pacific Northwest Regional Yo-Yo Championships on the Armory’s stage at the Seattle Center. Free.

Valentine’s Day cocktails

February 14, 2015

2 miles NE

Valentine's Day Wine & Cocktail Hour is a romantic tasting with appetizers under the stars for adults age 21+ in the Volunteer Park Conservatory.

Run in your underwear

February 14, 2015

3.5 miles north

Cupid’s Undie Run includes a half-naked run through the streets and a party at The Ballroom for charity.

Valentine’s Day burlesque show

February 14, 2015

5 miles SE

Hard Love is a sultry and comedic burlesque show on Valentine’s Day at Columbia City Theater for age 21+.

Valentine’s Day wine walk

February 14, 2015

34 miles south

Enjoy wine, chocolate, music, and small-town shopping at the Sweetheart Wine Walk in Sumner.

Modern dance

February 14 - 15, 2015

11 miles

Chop Shop is a contemporary dance festival with leading national and international award-winning dancers at The Theatre at Meydenbauer in Bellevue.

Fly Fishing Show

February 14 - 15, 2015

16 miles north

The Fly Fishing Show has casting demonstrations, classes, celebrity speakers, fly-tying materials, rods, and reels at Lynnwood Convention Center. Fly Fishing Film Festival Sat. evening requires a separate ticket.

Valentine’s Day symphony

February 14 - 15, 2015

25 miles SE

Auburn Symphony Orchestra plays romantic music at A Very Merry Valentine in the Theatre at Auburn Mountainview.

Kids day at Northwest Trek

February 14 - 16, 2015

55 miles south

Up to 4 kids age 0-12 are free with each paying adult during Kids ‘n’ Critters at Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, which includes activities and crafts in Eatonville.

Free park days

February 14 - 16, 2015

All national parks

Entry is free at Mount Rainier and Olympic National Parks on Free Entrance Days in the National Parks. Expect more people and less parking than usual.

Wine and chocolate

February 14 - 16, 2015

143 miles east

Bring a glass to taste wine & chocolate pairings at 40 wineries in the Yakima Valley at Red Wine & Chocolate. Pay at each winery or buy a Premier Pass.

Home show

February 14 - 22, 2015

1.5 miles south

The Seattle Home Show has exhibits about building, remodeling, decorating, and landscaping homes, at CenturyLink Field Event Center. Repeats in Oct.

Improvisational theater

February 18 - 22, 2015

5 miles north

Enjoy a week of live entertainment at the Seattle Festival of Improv Theater (SFIT) in two University District locations. May not be suitable for children.

Everett Film Festival

February 20 - 21, 2015

29 miles north

Everett Film Festival shows films by or about women at Everett Performing Arts Center.

Fantasy convention

February 20 - 22, 2015

15 miles south

MythicWorlds celebrates myth, legend, folklore, and traditional music at DoubleTree Seattle Airport.

Venetian ball

February 21, 2015

0.3 miles east

Venice is Sinking: A Venetian Masked Carnival Ball features music, entertainers, and classic costumes plus dinner and dessert options at ACT Theatre.

Chinese New Year

February 21, 2015

1.5 miles SE

Join the Lunar New Year Celebration in the International District, which includes lion and dragon dances, drumming, martial arts, a costume contest, face painting, games, and cheap food. Free.

Brazilian show

February 21, 2015

3.5 miles north

Brazilian Carnaval dancers wear outrageous costumes, and the band plays the music of Brazil at the Nectar Lounge in Fremont.

Statewide beer events

February 21, 2015

Washington state locations

Get special tastings and tours at 50 craft breweries in Seattle and around the state during Washington Beer Open House.

Gold & gem show

February 21 - 22, 2015

32 miles NE

Learn about prospecting and see Melody Tallis from the Gold Rush TV show at the Gold, Gem and Mineral Show at Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe.

Naked bungee jump

February 21 - 22, 2015

186 miles NW via ferry

Are you willing to bare it all for charity at Naked Bungy for the B.C. Schizophrenia Society? Plunge 150 feet toward Nanaimo River on Vancouver Island if you are 95 to 400 pounds and age 19 (18 with guardian).

Alternative wedding show

February 22, 2015

0.5 miles west

One Love is a wedding-planning event for same-sex couples at the Seattle Marriott Waterfront. Free.

Wine and food

February 22, 2015

1 mile NW

Taste a world of wine, beer, coffee, and fine food at the Seattle Wine and Food Experience at Seattle Center Exhibition Hall. Bring age 21 ID.

Bainbridge bike ride

February 22, 2015

11 miles west via ferry

Bicycling Magazine called Chilly Hilly one of four classic American rides. Take your bike on the ferry, hit the hills of Bainbridge Island, then eat a warm meal.

UW cultural festival

February 26 & 28, 2015

5 miles NE

FIUTS CulturalFest is an international expo Thursday, and music & dance show Saturday, produced by the Foundation for International Understanding through Students on the University of Washington campus.

Bluegrass festival

February 26 - March 1, 2015

11 miles east

Wintergrass includes dozens of acts on four stages, plus workshops and impromptu jams in Bellevue.

Sewing fair

February 26 - March 1, 2015

36 miles south

Shop 400 booths or attend seminars at the Sewing and Stitchery Expo at the fairgrounds in Puyallup.

Amazing acrobatics

February 26 - March 22, 2015

15 miles east

Cirque du Soleil performs its colorful acrobatic show Kurios – Cabinet of Curiosities at Marymoor Park.

Arctic science days

February 27 - March 1, 2015

1 mile NW

Learn about the Arctic and Antarctic from scientists at Polar Science Weekend, which has activities, exhibits, and demonstrations at Pacific Science Center.

Golf and travel show

February 27 - March 1, 2015

1.5 miles south

Seattle Golf & Travel Show has speakers and 200 exhibitors at CenturyLink Field Event Center.

Book festival

February 28, 2015

1 mile east

The Search For Meaning Book Festival at Seattle University’s School of Theology and Ministry features 50+ authors who write about spirituality, faith, and social justice.

Music videos

February 28, 2015

1.5 miles NW

See today’s most innovative and entertaining music videos, as chosen by the film festival, at the Sync Music Video Festival at SIFF Cinema Uptown.

Wine tasting

February 28, 2015

5 miles north

PNA Wine Taste includes 10 tastes of wine, music, appetizers, and a wine store at Phinney Center.

Beer at Museum of Flight

February 28, 2015

9 miles south

Enjoy the Northwest’s best craft brews, catered food, live music, and airplanes on display at Hops & Props in the Museum of Flight. Sells out early.

Bicycle show

February 28 - March 1, 2015

1.5 miles south

Check out vendors of bikes, bike gear, and travel packages at the Seattle Bike Show (formerly Seattle Bike Expo) at CenturyLink Field Event Center, under new management in 2015.

Travel & adventure fair

February 28 - March 1, 2015

1.5 miles south

Travel Trips and Adventures Expo is for outdoor enthusiasts and features a zip line, rock climbing wall, demo pool for kayaks, outdoor gear, and travel presentations at CenturyLink Field Event Center.

Eastside film festival

February 28 - March 1, 2015

16 miles east

See top art-house films at the Issaquah International Film Festival at Cinebarre Issaquah 8. Online tickets are gone, but they will have tickets at the door for people who arrive early. Free.
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February 2015 calendar of events in Seattle, WA. Best events, fairs, festivals, and things to do in Seattle, Washington.     steve.evans@events12.com