Lectures, music performances, exhibit openings, and more!

  • MAY

    • 13 SATURDAY

      Saturday, May 13

      Join us at the Upstream Summit space at WaMu Theater and unravel the mysteries of a music business that has undergone a seismic shift in the digital age.


      To be announced!


      The DIY spirit of the Northwest is what makes our artist…

    • 21 SUNDAY

      Campout Cinema: The Muppet Movie

      6:15pm (doors 5:45pm)

      Sunday, May 21

      Follow Kermit the Frog and friends on a musical cross-country adventure in the Campout Cinema screening of The Muppet Movie (1979).


    • 1 SATURDAY

      City of Music: Career Day


      Saturday, April 1

      City of Music Career Day, an educational program developed by the Seattle Music Commission and produced in partnership with One Reel, Office of Film + Music, Office of Arts & Culture, MoPOP, The Vera Project, and KEXP, provides young people ages 16–24 direct access to music industry profession…

      Saturday, April 1

      Join us at MoPOP and explore the mechanics behind building your best live show.


      • Colin Papworth (Operations Manager for SIDY Management and Tour Manager for Grieves)
      • Shaina Foley (Production Manage…

    • 14 FRIDAY

      Friday, April 14

      Indiana Jones must locate the lost Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis in the Campout Cinema screening of Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981).

    • 20 THURSDAY

      Pop Conference 2017

      Varies daily

      Thursday, April 20 - Sunday, April 23

      This year’s Pop Conference, titled Sign O’ the Times: Music and Politics, will feature presentations on topics ranging from identity politics to protest music in the modern era. Music is often shaped by politics, from rules of copyright, drinking ages, and noise volumes to crises of…

    • 22 SATURDAY

      TUF Takeover


      Saturday, April 22

      The personal is political, and TUF exists as an act of resistance against the status quo in the artistic realm. The collective strives to make space for femme, non-binary, and trans individuals in a cis-male dominated world, advocating to give marginalized folks a voice as much as possible. TUF’s …

    • 23 SUNDAY

      Sunday, April 23

      Light in the Attic and MoPOP are partnering with the 2017 Pop Conference to present a one-day Light in the Attic celebration!


    • 24 FRIDAY

      MoPOP Job Fair #2


      Friday, March 24

      Join us for a job fair showcasing seasonal employment opportunities with MoPOP's Visitor Services and Security teams. Candidates should bring a current resume and be prepared to interview. Applicants must apply online in advanc…