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The Seattle International Film Festival (SIFF) is returning to Renton!  SIFF will be hosting a week-long screening of films at the Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center from May 26-June 1, 2016. Renton is honored to be a part of the longest running, largest and most highly attended film festival in the United States. Hosting SIFF will draw thousands of visitors into Renton from throughout the region and the world to experience our city, restaurants, hotels and other businesses. In addition, hosting SIFF in Renton will allow us to showcase Renton as a great place to live, work, learn and play and place us on the map as a city with a thriving arts and culture scene.

Mark Your Calendars for these exciting SIFF-Renton events:

  • SIFF-Renton Opening Night Screening and Gala
    —    Thursday, May 26, 7 p.m. 
  • SIFF-Renton Film Festival
    —    May 26-June 1 Various times - Tickets for sale at 

Excitement is brewing in Renton!

SIFF-Renton Opening Night Screening & Gala on Thursday, May 26 Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center
Party at Renton Events Pavilion following the screening.  

Where to Dine and Stay in Renton

With over 900 FREE 2 hour public parking spaces in Downtown Renton, it’s easy to visit the City’s core to eat and shop before or after enjoying the SIFF film.  Renton has a wide selection of hotels to choose from and many great restaurants for you to enjoy. Please also visit the Renton Chamber of Commerce for more information.

SIFF-Renton Volunteer Opportunities

We invite you to contribute your talents and energy to help make SIFF-Renton a success. For more information, email The Renton Municipal Arts Commission is a proud supporter of SIFF-Renton.

2016 SIFF-Renton Event Sponsors

 Brotherton Cadillac

           Brotherton Cadillac

Renton Community Marketing Campaign

  Ahead of Curve
 Renton IKEA Performing Arts Center    




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