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KUOW Events

KUOW is hosting in-person and streaming live events. See details and RSVP below!

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KUOW Live Events are sponsored by Phinney Ridge Painting.

Upcoming Events

March

  • The Moth StorySLAM

    The Moth StorySLAM is an open-mic storytelling competition in which anyone can share a true, personal, 5-minute story on the night's theme. Sign up for a chance to tell a story or sit back and enjoy the show! Find out more about the theme and get your tickets today. KUOW is a proud media partner of The Moth StorySLAM Seattle.

    Where: Fremont Abbey Arts Center Get Tickets
  • Text Me Back Live

    KUOW is excited to bring you Text Me Back Live! Join Hosts Lindy West and Meagan Hatcher-Mays in-person for a delightful and laugh-filled evening with special guest Angela Garbes, author of Essential Labor: Mothering as Social Change. Join Lindy and Meagan as they talk about their favorite animals and least favorite people. They'll give tidings and take questions from the audience. And they'll play a game or two, and maybe even bring some songs and other surprises for this special live podcast event Friday, March 15 at 7:30 p.m. at Town Hall Seattle's Great Hall. Find out more about this event and get your tickets today. KUOW Live Events Sponsored by Phinney Ridge Painting.

    Where: Great Hall, Town Hall Seattle Get Tickets
  • The Moth GrandSLAM in Seattle

    KUOW is excited to share the ultimate storytelling competition, The Moth GrandSLAM live in Seattle on Friday, March 22 at Town Hall Seattle. Join as The Moth GrandSLAM invites winners from The Moth open-mic StorySLAMs back to the stage for the Seattle storytelling championship. Each ticket purchase includes a copy of The Moth’s new book, A Point of Beauty: True Stories of Holding On and Letting Go. Find out more about this event and get your tickets today. KUOW is a proud media partner of The Moth GrandSLAM.

    Where: Town Hall Seattle Get Tickets
  • Live Wire Radio in Seattle

    Live Wire will be back at Town Hall Seattle on Friday, March 29 with a live recording sponsored by KUOW! Join Host Luke Burbank and Announcer Elena Passarello with special guests comedian Dulce Sloan and musical guest, Dessa! More guests to be announced soon! Find out more about this event and get your tickets today. KUOW is a proud media partner of Live Wire Radio.

    Where: Town Hall Seattle Get Tickets

April

  • U District Cherry Blossom Festival

    The U District Cherry Blossom Festival runs March 16 – April 1. As the cherry blossoms start to bloom all of Seattle comes alive—and nowhere more than the U District! In honor of the historic cherry blossom viewing on the University of Washington Quad, over 80 U District business have come together to present a special menu featuring a variety of cherry and blossom-themed food, drink, and retail specials! KUOW is a proud media partner of U District Cherry Blossom Festival.

    Where: U District, Seattle Get Tickets
  • KUOW and The Story Collider Present: Wild Stories

    KUOW is partnering with The Story Collider and The Wild's Chris Morgan for an evening of “wild” stories. Chris Morgan, host of “The Wild” and The Story Collider's Kent Whipple will be our guides for a night of real life tales of adventure, exhilarating encounters with wildlife, and transformative experiences in nature. We are not alone when we walk out the door, and these stories highlight what can happen when you open yourself up to the wild around you. Join us for this special evening of storytelling Friday, April 12 at 7:30 p.m. at Kane Hall University of Washington Seattle Campus. Find out more and get your tickets today! KUOW Live Events Sponsored by Phinney Ridge Painting.

    Where: Kane Hall Get Tickets
  • Seattle Boba Fest

    Come to the U District to celebrate National Bubble Tea Day on Saturday, April 27 from 12pm to 6pm! Explore a wide array of traditional and exotic bubble tea flavors as well as a variety of bubble tea-inspired items! This event is organized by The U District Partnership to celebrate Seattle’s boba culture and our city’s highest concentration of bubble tea cafes and restaurants, here in the U District. KUOW is a proud media partner of Seattle Boba Fest.

    Where: U District, Seattle Get Tickets

June

  • WBUR's Circle Round Podcast Live in Seattle

    Join host Rebecca Sheir and composer Eric Shimelonis, plus a talented cast of actors, as they bring Circle Round stories to life on-stage in Seattle! This event features a live recording of two brand-new tales, allowing you to be a part of the Circle Round magic! Meet us in the lobby after the event for a meet-and-greet with Rebecca and Eric along with exclusive Circle Round tour merch! Find out more about this event and get your tickets today. KUOW is a proud media partner of Circle Round.

    Where: Town Hall Seattle Get Tickets