Archive for 'Center Spotlight'
Healthcare entities, civic agencies, nonprofit organizations, and private businesses are joining together for the second year to realize a goal of providing over $2.5 million in free dental, vision, and medical services to underserved and vulnerable populations at the Seattle/King County Clinic, Oct. 22 – 25, in KeyArena at Seattle Center. As the six month […][More]
Posted: April 23rd, 2015 under Center Spotlight.
Seattle Center Festál: Seattle Cherry Blossom & Japanese Cultural Festival defines Japanese culture, 10am-6pm, April 24 – 26, in Seattle Center Armory, Fisher Pavilion and Seattle Center Pavilion. This feast for the senses features Japanese food, Taiko drumming and artisan demonstrations that present both a modern and ancient view of this complex culture. Begun as […][More]
Mayor Ed Murray today unveiled a new free Wi-Fi service at Seattle Center. The service, which serves tens of thousands of people simultaneously, was developed in partnership with Microsoft. The Mayor sees it as another step forward in our work to seek out public-private partnerships to improve Internet access in Seattle. More than 12 million people visit […][More]
Posted: March 30th, 2015 under Center Spotlight.
Seattle Center Festál: Seattle’s French Fest: A Celebration of French-Speaking Cultures highlights French influence around the world and in our region, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Sunday, March 22, in Seattle Center Armory. The Fest offers French-inspired products, cooking demonstrations and children’s games, live music and dance, theater, a career fair and hands-on workshops. Dedicated to promoting […][More]
Seattle Center Festál: Irish Festival presents a snapshot of Irish culture, 12 p.m.-6 p.m., March 14 – 15, in Seattle Center Armory. Shop for authentic Irish products, create Celtic arts and crafts and take in colorful cultural exhibits, live music and dance, and contemporary Irish short films. Non-stop Irish music, singing, and performances by champion […][More]
As Seattle’s Best Damn Happy Hour enters its third year this month, it continues to attract a diverse and devoted following with an array of great gaming, riveting competition, DJ-spun music, delightful drinks and inspiring food specials, 5 p.m. – 8 p.m., the third Thursday of each month in Seattle Center Armory. Seattle’s Best Damn […][More]
Posted: February 18th, 2015 under Center Spotlight.
Seattle Center Festál: Tet Festival – Vietnamese Lunar New Year marks the New Year with lucky money, martial arts and Children of the Dragon, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., Feb. 21 – 22, in Seattle Center Armory and Fisher Pavilion. Revisit one thousand years of Vietnamese history at this festive celebration and experience the dance and visual […][More]
Please be advised: With great regret, Sam Smith must postpone his show tonight, February 2, in KeyArena at Seattle Center. This current tour has put excessive strain on his voice, and he has been advised to rest. Ticket holders are advised to hold on to their tickets. The rescheduled date will be announced soon. Please […][More]
Posted: February 2nd, 2015 under Center Spotlight.
Seattle Center offers many extraordinary ways to ring in the New Year on Wednesday, Dec. 31. Center venues feature live music, dancing, specialty drinks and, of course, lots of bubbly for those 21 years of age and older. The entire Seattle Center campus will be become the region’s premier place for revelry with thousands of […][More]
In 2015, Seattle Center Festál explores the “art of culture” in a series of 23 celebrations on weekends throughout the year. The events, organized by ethnic and cultural organizations, in partnership with Seattle Center, offer wide-ranging entertainment and hands-on learning opportunities. Festival-goers may engage with market vendors, food purveyors and information providers, while they enjoy […][More]