U District Arts & Entertainment

Looking for something to do after the fair? Enjoy the U-District, here’s a list of great area attractions and things happening around the neighborhood.

Visit an Art Exhibit

The Henry Art Gallery (Wed, Fri, Sat, Sun: 11 am – 4 pm, Thurs: 11 am – 9 pm, Mon, Tues: Closed)


Go to a Dance Performance

Meany Hall for the Performing Arts


View a Natural History Exhibit

The Burke Museum of Natural History & Culture (opening in a new building fall 2019)


Hear Live Music

The Neptune


Enjoy the Outdoors

Go Kayaking – Aqua Verde Cafe & Kayak Rental   Open Saturday 9-8 & Sunday 9-6 (Last boat 1.5 hrs before close)

Go Biking – Enjoy the Burke-Gilman Trail


Catch a Movie

Varsity Theatre – 3 Screens, 4329 University Way NE

AMC Seattle 10 – 21 and up only, 4500 9th Ave NE

Grand Illusion Cinema – Seattle’s oldest independent movie house, 1403 NE 50th St.


Staying overnight? View our Where to Stay page, with information and links to local accommodations