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And the lineup’s incredible.

Every Labor Day weekend, Seattle streets are flooded with music, art, dance, comedy, and more. For its 45th year, the city’s annual celebration, called Bumbershoot, hosts a diverse mix of chart-topping artists, including Ellie Goulding, The Weeknd, Hozier, and Zedd.

Also on the agenda for September 5-7: performances by locally grown musical acts like Neko Case, the Melvins, Dead Moon, and hip hop artists Chimurenga Renaissance.

So it’s clear that music lovers will find a lot to love, but Bumbershoot is not just a music festival. This year’s lineup also features an incredible performances by comedian and actress Bridget Everett (Inside Amy Schumer, Trainwreck) and YouTube sensation Puddles' Pity Party.

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Attendees can also check out live tapings of podcasts like Alison Rosen Is Your New Best Friend, Sherman Alexie and Jess Walter's A Tiny Sense of Accomplishment, and Talk Salad and Scrambled Eggs, the Frasier themed podcast by Matt Mira and Kevin Smith (this is Seattle after all).

There’s a breakdancing competition, a slam poetry competition, author panels, dance performances, art installations, and a Seattle-Havana-Tehran Poster Show.

For those who prefer to spend the last weekend of summer inside, there’s also a well-curated film festival to highlight the best of the Northwest’s film scene as well as a handful of shorts from the Seattle International Film Festival.

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