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Kirkland is a city and community like no other. Located on the eastern shores of Lake Washington directly across from Seattle, Kirkland is a perfect escape for the art aficionado, outdoor enthusiast, food and wine connoisseur, and boutique shopper. Kirkland’s recreation opportunities, downtown vibrancy, and natural environment will inspire you to explore our city and enjoy our serenity and vitality.

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half arrowParklane Gallery Presents—Annual International Miniature Art Show
May 3–June 5

24th Annual International Miniature Show featuring fine art miniatures from artists around the world... more
half arrowMother’s Day Half Marathon & 5K
May 8

The Kirkland Mother’s Day Half Marathon & 5K is a Kirkland Mother's Day tradition... more
half arrowSecond Saturday Contra Dance
May 14

Fun evening of contra dances (social dance originally from New England)... more
half arrow Kirkland Choral Society—
Luminous: The Music of Ola Gjeilo

May 21

World premiere of a new composition by one of the most talented composers of our time... more
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