Lift up your spirits at Seattle's Depression Fest happening December 12

Dec 11 2019, 2:00 pm

Depression affects one in ten adults in any given year and is the leading cause of disability for those aged 15-44. This Thursday, December 12, come to Depression Fest and help eliminate the stigma of depression and suicide.

 

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Check out some of Seattle’s finest poets, comedians, and musicians during one of the darkest times of the year.

Entry to the event is by donation to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention– those donating over $15 will be entered into a raffle.

The show features a diverse lineup including the following:

  • Dyed
  • Tissue
  • Archie
  • Belva
  • Children’s Hospital
  • Ononos
  • Yttria
  • DJ Dad Jokes
  • Sarah Galvin
  • Tara Thomas
  • Richard Chiem
  • Gabi
  • Larry Mizell JR
  • Michael McKinney

Learn more about suicide, warning signs, and support services at afsp.org.

The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is available 24/7 at 1-800-273-8255, and you can also text TALK to 741741 to text with a trained crisis counselor.

Depression Fest 2019

When: December 12, 2019
Time: 6 pm to 12 am
Where: Fred Wildlife Refuge — 128 Belmont Avenue East
Admission: Suggested donation is $10