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Shop Small—Small Business Saturday and Shop Small promote shopping and dining at locally-owned, independent, small businesses in neighborhood business districts during the holiday season.

Arts—A paradise for art lovers, Kirkland's ambiance and commitment to the visual and performance arts is extraordinary.

Water Activities—Explore and enjoy Kirkland water activities—boating, sailing, kayaking and parasailing. What better way to explore Kirkland than through a guided boat tour across Lake Washington. Kirkland’s waterfront restaurants offer a dining experience that you won’t soon forget.

Beer & Wine Tasting—Kick back in Kirkland and savor a selection of acclaimed Northwest craft beers and wines from a variety of wineries, wine bars, breweries, and tasting rooms.

Entertainment—Happy hour, open mic night, comedy, and live music—Kirkland’s night life offers a mix of pubs, bars, and live entertainment.

Spas—Choose from our many spas and salons to indulge yourself in Kirkland with ways to rest, relax and reflect.

Outdoor Recreation—Explore and enjoy Kirkland on foot, bicycle, or boat year round. See why we are the best playground around!

Parks—It has been said that Kirkland’s parks reflect the soul of the City. Visit our gleaming waterfront parks and be amazed at their never-ending wonders.

Children & Families—Kirkland’s playgrounds aren’t just in our parks. Gymnastics, dance, bowling are popular ways to get exercise; while trampolines and inflatables make for fun parties!

Dog Friendly—Kirkland is the ultimate dog-friendly destination. From strolling along the lakefront to dining on outdoor patios, your canine companion can share your Kirkland experience.

Itineraries—Whether you’re here for a day or a week, on business or pleasure, there is a fun itinerary for you.

Featured Local Spots—Your time here isn’t complete without experiencing (and exploring) some of our greatest features!

Beyond Kirkland—We’ll let you venture out of Kirkland for a bit if you promise to come back. There is golfing, hiking, skiing, wineries, and more shopping close by.

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half arrow17th Annual National Juried Exhibition
October 1–30

This year’s exhibition will feature between 160 and 180 juried paintings which represent the best of works of American Impressionism... more
half arrowKirkland Performance Center—
Sierra Hull

October 21

Bluegrass singer, mandolinist, and former child prodigy takes the KPC stage... more
half arrowSeattle Rock Orchestra Performs David Bowie
October 22

Tribute to David Bowie, a true 20th Century music icon!... more
half arrowKirkland Performance Center—
Rear View Mirror

October 23

The 90-minute show will feature a wide variety of familiar hits from the fabulous 60s... more
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