Supporting Partners through Music Fundraising and More

Little Big Show

Photo by Jim Bennett

Little Big Show is a fundraising concert series presented by Starbucks, STG, and KEXP. Presented three times a year at The Neptune, 100% of proceeds for each show go to a designated benefiting arts nonprofit.


Little Big Show #20 with
The Neptune
Saturday, January 6, 2018
Doors at 7:00 PM / Show at 8:00 PM
All Ages, 21+ bar
All tickets $18
100% of ticket sales benefit Urban Artworks, a Seattle-based nonprofit organization that provides opportunities for contemporary artists and local youth to work together to create public works of art. Their mission is to create public art that empowers young people and transforms communities.


Recent Little Big Shows:

Little Big Show #19 with
Perfume Genius, Briana Marela
The Neptune
Saturday, October 21st, 2017
100% of ticket sales benefited The Lambert House, a center for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth that empowers youth through the development of leadership, social and life skills.

Little Big Show #18 with
Mitski w/ Kadhja Bonet, Steady Holiday, DJ Yung Futon
The Neptune
Saturday, April 8th, 2017
100% of ticket sales benefited Seattle Music Partners whose mission is to “empower and inspire underserved youth to learn to play an instrument, and become part of a vibrant music-making community.”

Little Big Show #17 with
Angel Olsen w/ Chris Cohen, Sloucher
The Neptune
Saturday, February 18th, 2017
Doors at 8:00 PM / Show at 9:00 PM
All Ages, 21+ bar
All tickets $18
100% of ticket sales benefit: NFFTY

Little Big Show #16 with
Låpsley w/ Navvi & Aquilo
The Neptune
Sunday, November 13th, 2016
100% of ticket sales benefited Youth in Focus

Little Big Show #15 with
Santigold w/ DoNormaal
The Neptune
Saturday, May 14th, 2016
100% of ticket sales benefited EMP Youth Programs


Macklemore and Ryan Lewis at SMooCH 2013. Photo by Dave Lichterman.

Presented each December since 2010, Seattle Musicians for Children's Hospital (SMooCH) is Seattle’s music community coming together for a night of music to celebrate and support the extraordinary work that Seattle Children’s Hospital does for all children, regardless of means or circumstances. Children’s Hospital is an extremely important community asset that provides incredible care and hope for all kids. Past performers have included Father John Misty, Afghan Whigs, Sir-Mix-A-Lot, Mary Lambert, Iron & Wine, Ben Bridwell of Band of Horses, Shabazz Palaces, THEESatisfaction, STAG, Shelby Earl, The Lonely Forest, Helio Sequence, Allen Stone, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis. 

100% of all event proceeds from SMooCH go to benefit Seattle Children's Hospital.