Street Fair: 1 PM - 7 PM
Main Stage and Beer Garden: 4 PM - 11 PM
Street Fair: 12 - 7 PM
Main Stage and Beer Garden: 12 - 11 PM (taps close at 10:30 PM)
Create Zone presented by Kirkland Arts Center: 12 - 7 PM
KidZone: 12 - 7 PM
Street Fair: 12 - 6 PM
Main Stage and Beer Garden: 12 - 6 PM (taps close at 5:30 PM)
Create Zone presented by Kirkland Arts Center: 12 - 6 PM
KidZone: 12 AM - 6 PM
What actives are for families?
KidZone and Create Zone are for you! Click here to learn more.
IMPORTANT THINGS TO REMEMBER
No outside beverages or alcohol allowed in the beer garden.
No outside alcohol allowed at the event.
State approved ID required for beer and wine garden access.
No children or babies in beer garden.
No weapons allowed.
No pop up tents allowed.
No aggressive behavior.
No standing or dancing on the tables, benches, or chairs.
No behavior that is disruptive to other guests' enjoyment of the festival.
Well behaved and leashed pets are welcome every day until 5 PM. We ask after 5 PM for Fido to be brought home for the evening shows.
WHAT’S THE BEST WAY TO GET TO KIRKLAND?
The Kirkland Transit Center is just a 2 block walk from the festival gates.
UBER, LYFT OR TAXI
Choose your favorite. Play it safe and leave your car at home.
Yellow Cab: 206-622-6500
Gray Top Cab: 206-282-8222
Orange Cab: 206-552-8800
Redtop Cab: 206-789-4949
Downtown Kirkland has several public parking lots available. Parking Map PDF
For full parking details visit City of Kirkland Transportation Website.
2 Hour Parking
3 Hour Parking in lots from 9AM-5PM
4 Hour Parking
Peter Kirk Municipal Parking Garage located under the Kirkland Library. Entrances are on 3rd Street or Kirkland Avenue
1st Street and 3rd Avenue
2nd Avenue South and State Street
The Wester Lot (between 1st and 2nd on 3rd Ave) has free parking M-F after 5 and all weekends
Paid Parking Stations
Please see parking signs for hours
Lake Street: $1.00 per hour (credit/debit or coin accepted)
207 Park Lane, in the Voda Apartments Garage: $2.50 an hour (pay by phone)
WHERE CAN I BOOK A HOTEL?
Kirkland has many options available for guests seeking to spend the night. Hotel options are available at the City’s website
WHAT IS THE GUEST CONDUCT POLICY?
Kirkland Summerfest has a strict alcohol policy that is designed to protect the guests and the public from alcohol related incidents. All festival guests are expected to maintain responsible and appropriate behavior at all times. Any behavior defying the guest conduct policy as determined by festival management can result in ejection and possible arrest.
Festival management has the right to refuse entry to any guest deemed intoxicated upon arrival to the Festival. Additionally, the Festival has the right to remove any guest from the premises who is intoxicated or causing a disturbance or is potentially dangerous to himself/herself or other guests.
Ejected guests will not receive a refund for their tickets or be compensated in any way.
Inappropriate behavior includes, but is not limited to:
Drunk and disorderly conduct
Fighting or challenging others to fight
Throwing, tossing, or discharging any object
Bringing weapons of any kind in to festival
Failure to comply with festival personnel
Violating festival rules, regulations, and policies
Violating any local, state, or federal laws
Interference with the event, or participants of the event in any way
Standing on chairs/seats
Taunting or using offensive language
Disturbing other guests enjoyment of the event
Alcohol brought from outside the festival
Attempting to enter the festival with a fraudulent ID
Kirkland Summerfest reserves the right to deny entry or eject from the facility guests displaying inappropriate behavior, as determined by festival management.
The purpose of the guest conduct policy is to assure the safety and well-being of all guests. Thank you for your cooperation.
BAG SEARCH POLICY
All bags will be searched by security prior to entering the beer garden. No weapons or illegal substances of any kind will be allowed on the premises. Liquids are also not allowed to be brought into the beer garden.
IS SMOKING ALLOWED?
Kirkland Summerfest is an outdoor event and smoking is permitted in the designated area only. We ask that you refrain from smoking in other non-designated areas. We ask that you do not litter, use the trash receptacles, and be respectful of other guests. It is illegal to consume marijuana in public and is prohibited at Kirkland Summerfest, in accordance to Washington State law.