West Seattle Event Calendar

*NOTE: We’ve ramped the calendar back to some level of usefulness, as more events continue being planned, both online and in-person, so let us know if you have something coming up that’s open to the public!*

Want your West Seattle event/meeting/etc. to be listed here? Please send basic info to westseattleblog@gmail.com – thanks! Please include full details AS PLAIN TEXT IN YOUR E-MAIL, *not* in an attached doc/poster/flyer/etc. A web link for more info helps too. Thank you!

USING THE CALENDAR: Mouse over any entry to show the “plus” sign at right; click it to expand the item for more info without leaving this page; click “read more” for the FULL listing./question.

Admiral District Trick-or-Treating 2021 @ participating businesses
Oct 29 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Look for this sign to see which businesses are participating:

Alki Beach Trick-or-Treat
Oct 30 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

10 am-noon the day before Halloween – Saturday, October 30th – see the website for the map of who’s in so far.

Spooky Town Grab ‘n Go at Steve Cox Memorial Park
Oct 30 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

We are excited to welcome families to the park for our annual Spooky Town celebration! This year, you can drive or walk through the park to explore the fun.

Sat, Oct 30
2 – 5 pm

We’ll be passing out free goodie bags featuring face masks, arts and crafts supplies, slime, candy, prizes, and so much more. And don’t miss the Pumpkin Patch Maze, Dragon Eye hunt, photo booth, and other activities. Costumes encouraged!

Harvest Fest trick-or-treating @ West Seattle Junction
Oct 31 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Trick or treat with Junction businesses! Note that this will be along the sidewalks – the street will not be closed except for the usual Farmers’ Market.

Candy Crawl at Daystar
Oct 31 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Candy Crawl at Daystar Retirement Village

Sunday, October 31st from 2-5 pm

Children and their parents invited to trick or treat in their costumes at the door of Building 1 & 2 collecting candy!

This is an outdoor event. Masks and social distancing will be in effect.

Candy Crawl at Daystar
Oct 31 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Trick or Treat Event @ Brookdale Admiral Heights
Oct 31 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Join us for some early trick or treating fun! Our residents have been feverishly preparing goodies to hand out safely outside our community main entrance. So bring your little ones, furry friends always welcome and celebrate the holiday with our residents!

Trick or Treat Block Party in White Center @ See listing
Oct 31 @ 3:00 pm

From Bizzaro Italian Café White Center: The Block Party Team is at is again!!! We are hoping to get all of the 16th ave (and further) businesses to hand out candy in a good old fashioned, family Trick or Treat! Bizzarro will be in front of our door passing out candy and accepting hugs!

Start at 16th Ave SW and SW Roxbury Street in White Center.

Day of the Dead @ West Seattle Matador
Nov 1 all-day

What: Dia De Los Muertos is a celebration of life and death, originating in Mexico but now celebrated all over the world. We will be celebrating with special decorations, food, and cocktails!

When: November 1st, 2021

Where: West Seattle Matador

Virtual Chef Talk + Cooking Demo with PBS Star Pati Jinich
Nov 14 @ 1:00 pm

Mexican-Jewish family stories + recipes from her new cookbook, “Treasures of the Mexican Table”

In conversation with food writer Adeena Sussman

SUN | Nov 14 | 1PM

Pati Jinich, star of PBS’s “Pati’s Mexican Table,” discusses her new cookbook and her Mexican-Jewish heritage and recipes with food writer Adeena Sussman (“Sababa”) in this virtual chef talk and cooking demo.

For ten seasons, Jinich has cooked her heart out on her James Beard Award-winning, Emmy-nominated TV series. The Mexican-Jewish chef, cooking teacher, food writer, and mom devotes each episode to the evolution of authentic Mexican food and Mexico’s rich history and culture.

For her new cookbook, “Treasures of the Mexican Table,” Jinich shares Mexican-Jewish recipes and discusses ‘what it’s like to be a Yiddishe mama Mexicana,” to quote moderator and food writer Adeena Sussman.

Cooking demo and recipes will be provided.


$5*-10 talk | $30-35 talk and cookbook (includes free ticket + shipping)

*discount for J members, students, seniors 65+ and Program Partners patrons

Zoom link emailed one (1) hour before the program start time. Books shipped after November 23 (US only).

Ticket sales close one hour before event.

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