file photo by Patrick Robinson
The 17th Annual Alki Art Fair will fill the promenade on Alki Beach July 19 and 20 with visual arts, crafts, food, and music (on three stages!). This is a free, family friendly event.

Alki Art Fair will fill the promenade this weekend

The Alki Art Fair, now in its 17th year will fill the Promenade on Alki Beach July 19-20 offering visual arts, crafts, food and music. Artist booths are open from 10 am - 6 pm with music all day until 9 pm. On July 20, artist booths are open 10 am - 6 pm with music until 8 pm. This event is free to the public.

This year’s Fair will feature:

  • 65 artist vendors selling works of a variety of media including painting, pottery, glass, textiles, metal, jewelry and more
  • 3 stages featuring 45 musical acts ranging from rock to jazz to world beats and more
  • 6 Food booths offering savory to sweet fare and various non-alcoholic drinks
  • An interactive Children’s Art Area
  • Silent (mostly art) Auctions, inside the Alki Bathhouse

The Alki Art Fair is offering a free park and ride from the West Seattle High School parking lot (3000 California Avenue SW) to and from Alki Beach. Shuttle will run from 12 pm to 6 pm both days.

2014 event sponsors include Seattle Office of Arts & Culture, Renewal by Andersen, Travel Seattle and the New York Times. Seal Sitters will again provide volunteer support and have a booth at the Fair to share information.

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