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Seattle Center Festál: Tết Festival – Vietnamese Lunar New Year, 11 am – 7 pm, Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 21-22, in Seattle Center Armory and Fisher Pavilion, launches the annual Festál series each year. Fiery dragons preserve ancient rituals, while martial arts, dance and visual arts unite the Vietnamese community and introduce its unique culture […][More]
FROM THE OFFICE OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT Contact: Joe Mirabella, Office of Economic Development, firstname.lastname@example.org 206-733-9810 SEATTLE (January 11, 2017) – Mayor Ed Murray and the City of Seattle released a Request for Proposal (RFP) today for the redevelopment of KeyArena. “We have a unique opportunity to reimagine KeyArena and continue the growth and redevelopment of Seattle Center,” […][More]
Posted: January 11th, 2017 under Center Spotlight.
Seattle Center Festál kicks off its 20th anniversary year with a festive and culture-filled evening, Festál Turns 20 FÊTE, 6pm – 9pm, Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in Fisher Pavilion at Seattle Center. The event is designed to present a taste of Festál in one evening. Attendees can experience the breadth of cultural and ethnic […][More]
Seattle Center Winterfest offers festive and engaging activities aplenty for young and old over the traditional holiday break. The sparkling lights, child-sized diversions and live entertainment of this annual holiday celebration continue, and visitors will find a special offering this Sunday at Winterfest Ice Rink, a free skate day. Following is a list of Winterfest […][More]
The spirit of the season abounds this weekend at Seattle Center. The sparkling lights, child-sized diversions and live entertainment of Seattle Center Winterfest continue, and activities presented by campus residents provide additional delight and inspiration. Pacific Northwest Ballet’s beloved production of The Nutcracker continues through Dec. 28. Seattle Children’s Theatre, Seattle Repertory Theatre, Book-It Repertory […][More]
Seattle Center Winterfest opens on Friday, Nov. 25 with a long weekend of live entertainment featuring time honored traditions, high energy performances and hilarious antics sure to lift the spirit and ease one and all into the festive holiday season. The five-week festival, running through Dec. 31, welcomes the return of Winter Train & Village, […][More]
Join us for Seattle Center Festál: Diwali: Lights of India, 12 pm-6 pm, Sunday, Nov. 6, in Seattle Center Armory. The final Festál event of 2016 is also the newest – in its first official year at Seattle Center – sharing the story of Diwali as it presents Indian music and dance, crafts, children’s activities […][More]
Join us for Seattle Center Festál: Hmong New Year Celebration, 11 am-6 pm, Saturday, Nov. 5, in Seattle Center Armory. This family festivity preserves the ancient highland cultures of China, Laos and Thailand as it brings together Hmong people from across the region. The festival celebrates 19 years at Seattle Center under the theme “Past […][More]
Exquisite arts, elaborate altars, face masks, processions, special foods and ritual honor those who have passed at Seattle Center Festál: Día de Muertos – A Mexican Celebration to Remember Our Departed, 11am-7pm on Saturday, and 11am-6pm, Sunday, Oct. 29-30, in Seattle Center Armory. A procession by Tloke Nahuake Aztec Dancers opens the 15th annual festival, […][More]
Folk dances, elaborate costumes, culinary delights and a tempting bazaar underscore Turkish linkages to East and West at Seattle Center Festál: TurkFest, Saturday, 12pm-6pm, Sunday, 12pm-5 pm, Oct. 15-16, in Seattle Center Armory. The 16th annual festival takes Turkish cuisine as its theme, with cooking demonstrations showcased on the Armory stage. Students from American Turkish […][More]