Events & Calendars



Instruments of Change
Dinner/Auction is going virtual!

Our biggest fundraiser of the year, Instruments of Change Dinner/Auction has taken place every in May since 2008. This year because of the Stay Safe, Stay Home we will have a virtual event on Saturday, May 9, 2020 beginning at 5:30 pm on all of our online platforms including this website.  Guests can still participate in a silent and live auction, program & Funds for Food.  The program allows guests to learn more about how their support is making a difference during COVID-19 and celebrate the joining of the West Seattle Food Bank and West Seattle Helpline.  Register for free HERE

Taste of West Seattle

The Taste of West Seattle has moved to September 24, 2020 this year and will be held at the Hall at Fauntleroy.  This local, community-based food fair is the largest event of its kind in West Seattle. We feature food and drink from over 40 different restaurants, breweries, wineries, coffee shops, bakeries, chocolatiers, specialty food stores and more!

The Taste draws a sell-out crowd of more than 500 people from throughout King County. All proceeds from the event go directly to support the West Seattle Food Bank’s most needed programs and services.

Chili Cook-off at
Harvest Festival

As part of the West Seattle Junction Association’s annual Harvest Festival, this year on Sunday, Oct. 27th, we hold a Chili Cook-off in which local restaurants compete to produce the best chili and win bragging rights for the next year. Anyone can be a judge by purchasing a flight of chili tastings at the West Seattle Food Bank booth in front of Key Bank and voting for their favorite restaurant. All proceeds benefit the Food Bank. 2018 winner for the second year in a row, Duo’s Catering. For more information go to:

Beer Church Turkey Bowl

Our friends at Beer Church will hold their annual Turkey Bowl competition on Saturday, November 23rd at West Seattle Bowl with all proceeds going to the West Seattle Food Bank. Funds are raised through team lane rentals and auction raffle ticket sales and guests fill our van with donated food. Put together a team or just come and enjoy the fun. For more information go to:

5/9 Instruments of Change Dinner/Auction is going virtual.  Register for free HERE

Ongoing Food Drives: 

Pet Food Drive – Petco under QFC – donation box is located as you enter the front door off of Alaska

Food Drives Safeway Admiral, Tom’s Automotive, West Seattle Thriftway

June 2020