Posts categorized under October 2021 - Center Spotlight

Archives for October 2021

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The past couple weeks have been pivotal and profound for Seattle Center. Not only did one of our most acclaimed resident organizations, Seattle Opera, return to the stage with a live production of La bohème, we also welcomed a new ‘family’ member as Climate Pledge Arena opened its doors to… [ Keep reading ]

Hmong New Year Celebration Highlights the Harvest, Honors Ancestors and Anticipates New

Seattle Center Festál: Seattle Hmong New Year 2021, 6:30 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 6, gives thanks at the end of the harvest season and honors ancestors with a celebration of traditional music, dance, poetry, food and fashion. The virtual festival streams on Facebook and YouTube. This final festival in the 2021… [ Keep reading ]

New Travel Options: Walk – Bike – Roll or Take Transit to the new Climate Pledge Arena at Seattle Center

The brand new Climate Pledge Arena opens this week. Learn about a range of travel opens to reach the arena by walking, biking, rolling, taking transit, or driving, and what to know before you go. Links below will open new windows. Summary: Walk, bike, or roll to the next Climate… [ Keep reading ]

A Hybrid Dia de Muertos Festival Seattle Remembers and Celebrates the Departed

A Hybrid Dia de Muertos Festival Seattle Remembers and Celebrates the Departed Links below will open new web pages. Seattle Center Festál: Dia de Muertos Festival Seattle, streaming at 12 noon on Sunday, Oct. 31, presents traditional dances, pre-Columbian music and a lecture by archeologist Lorena Medina, who will… [ Keep reading ]

Did You Know?

This week marks an exciting time – and a turning point – for Seattle Center as the brand new, state-of-the-art, fully sustainable Climate Pledge Arena at Seattle Center celebrates its grand opening. The arena’s life began with the 1962 Seattle World’s Fair, when it housed the “World of the Future.”… [ Keep reading ]

Route Your Way to Seattle Center

10.14.2021 Links below will open new windows. With the grand opening of Climate Pledge Arena and the return of events at venues across the grounds, easing transportation access to Seattle Center remains a priority. There are new and improved ways to access the 74-acre campus. Traffic management plans in place… [ Keep reading ]

Diwali: Lights of India Highlights the Beauty of Indian Art, Music, Heritage and Cooking

10.13.2021 Links below will open new windows. Seattle Center Festál: Diwali: Lights of India, features the compelling and beautiful art, music, dance, cooking, traditions and heritage of India, 12 noon, Saturday, Oct. 23. Festival organizers have put together a program exclusively created and produced for this virtual Diwali celebration with… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Center Monorail

Due to mechanical issues, Seattle Center Monorail will be out of service today, Wednesday, Oct. 13, reopening at 11am tomorrow, Thursday, Oct. 14.

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10.08.2021 Seattle Center Campus Upgrades As Climate Pledge Arena prepares to open the world’s most sustainable arena and many resident arts and cultural organizations return to in-person events, Seattle Center has been quietly upgrading and updating campus amenities and creating new attractions to enhance the visitor experience in anticipation of… [ Keep reading ]

Climate Pledge Arena Announces Details of Grand Opening Week

10.8.2021 ✔️ Tidy Uptown Cleanup✔️ VenuesNow Conference 2021✔️ Climate Pledge Arena Ribbon Cutting✔️ Coldplay: The Grand Opening✔️ Seattle Kraken Home Opener✔️ Community Open House✔️ Harvest Market presented by The Climate Pledge, curated by Seattle Farmers Market Association✔️ Community stage presented by KEXP with performances by local bands:– Terror/Cactus– chong the nomad– Shaina Shepherd Music– Hollis Wong-Wear & that’s just opening week 🥵 More on the historic lineup → here!