The Capitol Hill Block Party is a three-day music festival in which six blocks of Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood are given over to more than 100 local and national artists and the thousands of fans who hit the street to see them perform. The six-block area features three indoor venues, two outdoor stages and dozens of restaurants and bars for when fans want to bring the party inside.
Capitol Hill Block Party Dates and Location
The Capitol Hill Block Party takes place in the Capitol Hill neighborhood of Seattle between Broadway and 12th Ave, and between Pine Street and Union from Friday, July 21 to Sunday, July 23, 2017.
Capitol Hill Block Party 2017 Lineup
The Capitol Hill lineup includes big names like Diplo, Run the Jewels, Lord Huron and Jai Wolf. See the artist schedule and full lineup for Capitol Hill.
Capitol Hill Block Party Tickets
1-Day Pass General Admission – $60
3-Day Pass General Admission – $150
3-Day Pass VIP – $300
Getting to and From the Capitol Hill Block Party
Air – The festival area is a 45-minute drive from Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
Car – The festival info page offers directions from Vancouver to the north and from Portland to the south.
On Foot – The Capitol Hill neighborhood is easily navigated on foot and with many accommodation options in the area, walking is a good choice.
Public Transportation – Seattle public transportation includes a light rail, bus, and streetcar system. Check out the Visit Seattle public transportation page for more information and for schedules.
Where to Stay for the Capitol Hill Block Party
Capitol Hill is a densely populated residential area that provides a wealth of terrific accommodation options. We’ve picked a few we think stand out.
Airbnb – This Capitol Hill apartment is perfect for a group of three or four looking to enjoy the festival in comfort. The apartment is newly renovated and is just a few blocks from the festival area. Rent is $363 per night.
Airbnb – This two bedroom apartment is just a few blocks from the festival and boasts a solid five-star rating after more than 40 reviews. It can sleep up to six guests and the inside word is that the kitchen is “well-stocked”. Booking costs $253 per night.
Hotel – The Paramount Hotel is a four-star option that’s also within walking distance of the festival area. At $249 per night, it’s an excellent price for a four-star hotel in that neighborhood.