Posts categorized under October 2012 - Center Spotlight

Archives for October 2012

SC Winterfest 2012 Highlights

Everything old is new again at Seattle Center Winterfest, with six weeks of festive, fun-filled entertainment, Nov. 23 – Jan. 6, 2013. Visit Seattle Center Armory, dressed for the season and restored to its original grandeur. Here you’ll find the Winter Train & Village, warm roasted nuts and other fine… [ Keep reading ]

Next 50 Closing Day Message

From Mike McGinn, Mayor, City of Seattle: It doesn’t seem that long ago when we were here for the kickoff event for the Next 50 celebration, back in April. I was introduced by John Keister of Almost Live! fame. He was reminding us of the vision that people had back in 1962 –… [ Keep reading ]

Next 50 Neighborhood Film Awards

A Story Runs Through It:  Neighborhood Film Celebration and Awards, part of Next 50 Civic Action Month, features winning films and other selected videos, 7 p.m., Oct. 17, SIFF Cinema Uptown. This event concludes Civic Action Month and celebrates a project that captured stories about Seattle’s civic fabric through short… [ Keep reading ]

Next 50 One Stop Ballot Shop: Debate Watch Party and Candidate Mingle

Join in the U.S. presidential and Washington State gubernatorial debates at a free, interactive viewing party, 6pm – 9pm, Tuesday, Oct. 16, at Seattle Center Armory.  Next 50 One Stop Ballot Shop:  Debate Watch Party and Candidate Mingle, part of Next 50 Civic Action month presented in partnership with CityClub… [ Keep reading ]

Next 50 Closing Day – Oct. 21

Sunday, Oct. 21 marks the final day of The Next Fifty, celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the 1962 Seattle World’s Fair, and Seattle Center is planning a festive finale to six months of anniversary activities honoring the past, celebrating the present, and envisioning futures possibilities. A Closing Ceremony and Seattle… [ Keep reading ]