SOCC 2016 Social Events:
Wednesday evening 7-9:30pm: Chihuly Garden and Glass
Friday afternoon tour: The Museum of Flight
Bumbershoot: Every Labor Day Weekend thousands gather in the shadow of the iconic Space Needle for the city’s biggest festival of the year. Since 1971 this music and arts celebration has cultivated a diverse lineup of entertainment. Live bands are the main attraction, but you can also catch comedy, spoken word, dance or family-friendly performance. One Reel Film Festival showcases independent movies, and local food and craft vendors set up shop to share their handiwork.
Address: 305 Harrison St, Seattle Center, Seattle, WA 98109-4623
Event dates: Sep 2, 2016 - Sep 4, 2016
Chihuly Garden and Glass: Located in the heart of Seattle, Chihuly Garden and Glass provides a look at the inspiration and influences that inform the career of artist Dale Chihuly. Through the exhibition’s eight interior galleries, lush outdoor garden and centerpiece Glasshouse visitors will experience a comprehensive look at Chihuly's most significant series of work. With both day and night experiences, and full-service dining in the adjoining Collections Café, this long-term exhibition offers a unique experience rain or shine.
Address: 305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA 98109-4623
Hours: Sun - Thu 10:00 am - 8:00 pm, Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
The Museum of Flight: Walk the aisle of JFK's Air Force One and climb aboard the West Coast's only Concorde. Revel in the history and heroics of WWI and WWII. Barrel-roll a Mustang, land on the moon, and soar over Puget Sound in a simulator. Experience the excitement of the space race and sit at the controls of the world's fastest jet. From the Wright brothers to the exploration of Mars, you'll find it at The Museum of Flight!
Address: 9404 East Marginal Way South, Seattle, WA 98108-4046
Hours: Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Seattle Visitor Centers: http://www.visitseattle.org/visitor-information/visitors-center/
Seattle Premier Attractions: http://www.seattleattractions.com/