Journey through one thousand years of Vietnamese history at Seattle Center Festál: Tết Festival – Vietnamese Lunar New Year. The celebration marks the start of the year of the Monkey with lucky money, martial arts, dance, visual arts and Children of the Dragon, 11am-7pm, Feb. 13 – 14, in Seattle Center Armory and Fisher Pavilion. […][More]
Seattle’s Best Damn Happy Hour, a monthly program presented by Seattle Center Productions, offers new reasons to be happy. The third Thursday gatherings in 2016 offer a wide range of competitions, art-related endeavors and participatory activities that supplement an array of great gaming, DJ-spun music, specialty drinks and food specials prepared by Armory merchants, 5 […][More]
Seattle Center is offering free evening fitness classes, open to all ages and abilities, on Wednesdays, Jan. 20 – March 30, in Seattle Center Armory. The Zumba and Yoga classes build on the popularity of our Summer Fitness series. I hope you’ll join us for: Zumba® Fitness, 6 p.m.-7 p.m., presented by Bonnie Wang, […][More]
Posted: January 4th, 2016 under Center Spotlight.
This is a long post — with information on the entire 2016 Seattle Center Festál series. Please join us and our community partners for fun, free, family-family experiences — 23 ethnic festivals on weekends throughout the year. The acclaimed series, which fosters unity by honoring diversity, opens with Tết Festival – Vietnamese Lunar New Year in […][More]
Seattle Center Winterfest continues this weekend with live entertainment and child-sized diversions inside Seattle Center Armory and Fisher Pavilion and throughout the grounds at Seattle Center. The five-week festival offers fun-filled activities, festive performances and perennial favorites including: CookieFest 2015; Dec. 12, starting at 1am, Armory Lofts — Seattle’s ultimate pop-up bake sale! Local pastry artisans unite […][More]
We at Seattle Center are so pleased that CookieFest 2015 – Seattle’s Ultimate Pop-Up Bake Sale – is coming to Seattle Center Armory Lofts on Saturday, Dec. 12. Here’s what you need to know to take advantage of this outstanding cookie acquisition opportunity in support of a great cause. CookieFest 2015 is Seattle’s ultimate pop-up bake […][More]
As a multitude of entertainment options and community activities draw visitors to Seattle Center during the busy holiday season, we urge you to plan ahead, arrive early and beat the rush. Several tools can help you determine the quickest routes, current road construction and closest parking; and wayfinding signs throughout the grounds can help direct […][More]
Posted: November 19th, 2015 under Center Spotlight.
After a highly successful festival in 2015, Bumbershoot—Seattle’s annual end-of-summer party will return to Seattle Center on Labor Day Weekend 2016. The three-day festival will take place Friday, Sept. 2 through Sunday, Sept. 4. Early bird tickets, available at Bumbershoot 2016, will go on sale Friday, Nov. 20 at 12 noon PST. This 46th installment […][More]
Seattle Center Winterfest starts off the season with a long weekend of live entertainment featuring time honored traditions, high energy performances and hilarious antics. The five-week festival, Nov. 27 – Dec. 31, also welcomes the return of Winter Train & Village and Winterfest Ice Rink, along with a wonderland of sparkling lights and fun-filled activities […][More]
Seattle Center Festál: Hmong New Year Celebration preserves the ancient Southeast Asian highland cultures of China, Laos and Thailand, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 7, in Seattle Center Armory. This harvest celebration showcases Hmong musicians and artists in ways that illuminate this distinct culture. The theme for this year’s festival is “40 Years in America,” […][More]