2023 Summer Events In and Around Lynnwood

From sizzling food festivals to electrifying outdoor events, there’s a smorgasbord of summer events happening in and around Lynnwood that will make you forget all about the heat. Whether you’re a movie lover, a history buff or enjoy an old-fashioned cabaret, summer events in and around Lynnwood are the perfect opportunity to soak up the sun, mingle with friends, and create unforgettable memories with loved ones. Check out our list of fun summer events in and around Lynnwood!

Cops & Kids
June 03

This community-driven initiative that aims to strengthen relationships between police officers and the youth through engaging activities and open communication to promote a safer and more connected community.

History & Heritage Days
June 10 | July 08 | August 12

Delve into the fascinating world of Lynnwood’s cultural history with interactive exhibits and hands-on activities at History & Heritage Days held throughout the summer at Lynnwood Heritage Park.

Shakespeare in the Park
July 20 | July 27 | August 4

Come hither and bring thy picnic baskets, for the bard’s timeless tales are sure to leave you entertained, enlightened, and possibly confused (we all know how Shakespeare can get), so grab thy friends and family and join us for an evening of laughter, drama, and perhaps a little bit of romance.

Celebrate! at Alderwood Mall
July 7

Celebrate! is the ultimate summer soirée that’s guaranteed to get your toes tapping with the sweet sounds of live music while your taste buds tingle as you sample the finest local fare from Lynnwood’s local food truck fleet and the beer & wine garden.

Lynnwood Walks
Thursdays starting July 13 – August 10

Lace up your kicks and join us for Lynnwood Walks – the ultimate family-friendly activity that’s open to everyone! Every Thursday at 6:00 p.m., we’ll set off from the Lynnwood Recreation Center on a 2-3 mile journey on scenic routes through the beautiful streets and neighborhoods of our city.

Latino Expo
July 29

Fiesta like there’s no mañana, at the Latino Expo where we come together to honor the vibrant traditions and rich heritage of our Latino community with entertainment, resource booths and fun for the whole family!

Sandlot Cinemas
August 10 & August 18 | Lynndale Park Ballfield

Kick back, relax, and enjoy some good old-fashioned fun with our exciting series of outdoor movies. Starting at 6pm on Thursdays, join us for a variety of fun activities, and when the sun goes down, the real magic begins, as we screen classic movies under the stars.

Lynnwood Luau
August 19 | Lynnwood Event Center
Celebrate summer at the Lynnwood Luau, a free family-friendly day with concerts, food, hula dancing, fire dancing, and Lynnwood’s first outdoor tiki bar.


Why deal with the headache of fighting the crowds when you can stay in Lynnwood and still be just a stone’s throw away from all the hottest events in Seattle? Enjoy all the excitement and none of the stress when you book at hotel in Lynnwood and drive, bike, ride share or take the metro to your favorite events! Here are just a few of the exciting summer activities happening around Lynnwood.

Evergreen Half and Full Marathon
June 10 (Snohomish)

Picturesque Historic Downtown Snohomish is the perfect backdrop for this USATF certified course featuring a downhill, point-to-point route along the iconic Centennial Trail, surrounded by stunning scenery and historic landmarks.

Edmonds Art Festival
June 16-18 (Edmonds)

From humble beginnings as a small community art fair, the Edmonds Arts Festival has blossomed into a premier event that draws artists from all corners of the nation and Canada to showcase their masterpieces. Set against the picturesque backdrop of Puget Sound

Evergreen State Fair
August 24-29 & August 31-September 4 (Monroe)

The Evergreen State Fair is a beloved annual event that features a wide variety of attractions and activities, from carnival rides and live music to animal exhibits and delicious fair food.

MLB All Star Weekend
July 8-11 (Seattle)

Get ready for some serious baseball action at the MLB All Star Weekend! It’s one of the most popular events of the year for baseball fans, where the biggest names in the game come together to showcase their skills in a thrilling display of talent and athleticism.

August 4-6 (Seattle)

Prepare to be amazed at the Boeing Seafair Airshow, the exhilarating seaside aerial event that is one of the most mesmerizing aerial displays experiences in the Pacific Northwest

Taste of Edmonds
August 11-13 (Edmonds)

Get ready for an extravaganza of fun at Taste of Edmonds. This annual fundraiser features mouthwatering food trucks, live music, beer and wine, engaging activities for the kiddos, a diverse range of vendors, and even a cornhole tournament!

Ballyhoo Theater Summer Nights
June 12 (Edmonds)

Summer is just around the corner and what better way to kick it off than with a night of entertainment with Ballyhoo theatre’s “Summer Nights: A Cabaret”!