Tracey Wickersham
Tracey Wickersham
Tracey Wickersham is the Director of Cultural Tourism at Visit Seattle. In her off hours she’s the host of a weekly music program on KBCS 91.3 FM and a board member at 4Culture, supporting arts, heritage, public art and historic preservation in King County. She lives in West Seattle with her husband, one headstrong elderly Australian Cattle Dog, heaps of books and music, and an unwieldy garden.

Bumbershoot: A Love Story

Seattle’s festival of arts & music, Bumbershoot is one of my favorite annual events. Growing up in a small town about an hour away, I jumped at any chance to visit the “big city” for music and festivals. I attended … Continue reading

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56 — Count ‘Em — 56! Museums Welcome You for Museum Week Northwest May 16-23

This May, museum professionals from across the United States and around the world will gather in Seattle for the annual meeting of the American Alliance of Museums. With more than 5,000 attendees from 50+ countries, AAM’s conference explores the latest … Continue reading

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Princesses, Porcupines and Toads in the Road

Since my office tower is connected to the Washington State Convention Center in downtown Seattle, I have the luck to regularly experience the great art housed within its walls.  The Center has an impressive permanent collection of renowned artists, with … Continue reading

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A Sunny Seattle Sunday

Living in Seattle, you learn one thing pretty quickly: Carpe Sunshine. We’ve been spoiled with a gorgeous summer this year, full of long days of near-perfect weather. Thus resulting in one of my busiest summers ever—with trips around the Northwest … Continue reading

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You Want to Win This

Win a Bumbershoot VIP Getaway! Bumbershoot, Seattle’s Music & Arts Festival Bumbershoot, Seattle’s Music & Arts Festival, has been bringing great music, art, and a happy close to summer for millions of festival-goers every Labor Day weekend since 1971.  In fact, this year, the … Continue reading

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