Category: Events

Sensory Access at Capitol Hill Block Party Festival

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Photo of stage at CHBP in Seattle

  This was the second year that Sensory Access was able to volunteer and provide Sensory accessibility at Capitol Hill Block Party Festival in Seattle.  Nestled near downtown on Capitol Hill, the music festival closes off several streets and features a wide variety of artists from local PNW favorites to top artists such as Lizzo.…



Sensory Access at Capitol Hill Block Party

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  CAPITOL HILL BLOCK PARTY IS AN ANNUAL 3-DAY FESTIVAL CELEBRATING MUSIC, ART AND THE NEIGHBORHOOD ITSELF IN THE HEART OF SEATTLE… Unlike your typical festival experience, CHBP showcases some of the city’s best local bars, restaurants, and retail shops alongside incredible bands, art shows, community events, and political activism. This 6-stage music and arts…



Deck The Hall Ball 2018

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Deck The Hall Ball is an annual multi-band concert hosted by Seattle’s radio station 107.7 The End at WaMu Theater. With a fantastic 2018 lineup including Billie Eilish, Bastille, and Death Cab For Cutie, this Seattle event is perfect for those who want to experience something more than a concert, but less than a festival.…



Twenty One Pilots – The Bandito Tour

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Band plays on stage. Guitar player and drummer shown.

Twenty One Pilots is vocalist, bassist, ukulelist, and pianist Tyler Joseph and drummer Josh Dun. Two musicians that put on a fantastic show that captures audiences all around the globe. Their most recent tour, The Bandito Tour, in support of their new album Trench, has already planned multiple legs spanning across almost every continent. Our team attended…



KidsQuest Low Sensory Event – Sept. 16th

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Room with train table and train set. Walls are painted with a mural of mountains and downtown skyline.

  Sensory Access is excited to be a part of KidQuest’s Low Sensory Event on Sunday, Sept. 19th! We will have our own sensory friendly activity station and hope to see you there! Pre-Registration is encouraged. Get tickets here! In 2015 KidsQuest started doing Low Sensory Evenings to become more accessible to the whole community.…



Bumbershoot Sensory Accessibility Guide

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Bumbershoot logo

Sensory Access is so excited to be partnering with Bumbershoot to make this awesome music festival more sensory accessible! Come borrow noise-reducing headphones and fidgets at the Accessibility Center, grab a pair of ear plugs from our support staff roaming the crowds, or seek some sensory-reprieve in our low-stimuli area! If you need access to…



How to enjoy Capitol Hill Block Party with Sensory Difficulties

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Cp Hill Block Party Logo

I’m going to put it right out there  – Capitol Hill lock Party is NOT Sensory-Friendly at first glance. Due to it’s location in the heart of urban Seattle, sandwiched right in the Pike/Pine Corridor, it is not your typical, relaxed blanket-on-the-lawn type of music festival. It is however, an awesome music festival  that features touring…



Sensory Access partners with Lollapalooza

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We are excited to announce that Lollapalooza is going Sensory-Inclusive! With the help of Sensory Access, Lollapalooza is adding Sensory Access services to their popular four- day music festival.  Those with sensory sensitivities can check in at the Access Center (The Access Center is located inside the festival grounds on Columbus Dr. just west of…



How to have a Sensory Friendly Fourth of July

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Fireworks

The Fourth of July can be a wonderful, jubilant celebration in the US, with parades, outdoor barbeques, and of course, fireworks.  Each of these fun activities can cause a lot of discomfort for those with sensory difficulties, so here are some ideas to help the sensory-sensitive people in your life enjoy the Fourth! Prepare Discussing…