Kicking off on October 11, Iceland Naturally welcomes Seattle to experience Icelandic culture with the return of the renowned Taste of Iceland! Back for its 12th year, the festival immerses Seattle in the best of Iceland’s culture, showcasing the nation’s cuisine, music, literature, film and more with a variety of events throughout the city.
The Reykjavík Calling concert comes to Seattle on October 19. This free concert features two of Iceland’s most prominent and promising artists Kælan Mikla, a dark wave/synth punk band whose fanbase includes The Cure’s Robert Smith, and Sólstafir, a Reykjavik based rock band famed for their atmospheric Icelandic Rock and Roll. Admission is free and will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis. Must be 21+.