Seattle Center Festál: Pagdiriwang Philippine Festival, presents a colorful exploration of Philippine traditions and culture, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., June 6 – 7, in Seattle Center Armory and Mural Amphitheatre. This independence celebration features costumes and pageantry, Filipino bands, hands-on children’s activities, art exhibits and martial arts. The 29th annual Pagdiriwang Philippine Festival takes […][More]
Seattle Center Festál: Spirit of Indigenous People promotes the value of all Native Americans, 11 a.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday, May 30, in Seattle Center Armory and Mural Amphitheatre. Traditional and contemporary music and dance speak to the world’s rich indigenous cultures, while native storytellers share the history and lore of their people. Spirit of […][More]
Come join us for drumming, dance, fashion and an authentic African marketplace at Seattle Center Festál: Spirit of West Africa, 12 pm-8 pm, Saturday, May 9, in Seattle Center Armory. The traditions of West African countries come to life through this spirited festival of live music, film, art and games. Now entering its 10th year at Seattle […][More]
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]