Explore More In Kirkland, Washington

Located on the shores of Lake Washington, Kirkland offers access to everything the beautiful Pacific Northwest has to offer. The city’s many beaches and waterfront parks are ideal for kayaking, boating, hiking, bird watching and relaxing. Kirkland’s convenient location is ideal for connecting with activities, attractions, and shopping & dining throughout the region. World class, multi-ethnic cuisine, unique boutiques, a walkable downtown core, renowned performance and art institutions offer something for everyone. Kirkland is a vibrant, lakeside oasis that buzzes with spirit, and we welcome you to come enjoy a relaxed charm and water views at every turn. Come and stay, come and play, come and choose your own adventure.

Kirkland Events Calendar

Kirkland, Washington has a vibrant events and arts scene that truly offers something for everyone. From world class music performances to hand-lettering classes, art walks, wine walks, festivals, beach yoga, ceramics workshops and meditation, our events and happenings are as diverse as our community. The variety of exciting events and festivals reflect Kirkland’s “small city, big heart” culture, cementing a strong sense of community, a relaxed and fun-loving vibe, & inclusive atmosphere.

Attractions and Activities

With activities & attractions to captivate any visitor, Kirkland beckons with so many things to do. Beer and wine tasting, water activities like boating, sailing, and kayaking, biking along the Cross Kirkland Corridor, or hiking in one of Kirkland’s 30 parks combine that with a thriving arts scene, fantastic restaurants and prime location. Kirkland is a Pacific Northwest destination like no other, perfect for a quick getaway or an extended stay as a base for day trips to all that the Cascade and Puget Sound region has to offer.

Plan Your Trip

Check out the resources and guides available to help plan your stay in Kirkland. In addition, the Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce and the Kirkland Downtown Association can assist with visits to the City and additional information. Kirkland is a family friendly, inclusive and welcoming community and welcomes visitors with heartfelt warmth.