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Celebrate the Holidays at Seattle Center

Outside, tree lights, trees, fountain with lights, sky,
International Fountain at Seattle Center

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SEATTLE – With the holiday season right around the corner, Seattle Center Winterfest presented by Symetra is your ticket to holiday fun. The five-week festival held on the grounds of Seattle Center offers live performances, music and activities for anyone seeking holiday cheer and seasonal celebrations. 

Winterfest kicks-off on November 25 with Illuminate Winterfest Presented by Symetra at Seattle Center. From 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. visitors can partake in free and affordable entertainment, such as ice carving, stage performances, holiday-themed movies, festive food vendors and more. Close out the day with the campus lighting countdown beginning at 5 p.m., followed by a Fountain of Light dance party, featuring a live DJ and digital video artist projecting imagery onto fountain waters—fun for the entire family. The full schedule listed below: 

World Cup Watch Party 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. 
Winter Train & Village (Armory) 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. 
Bill Anschell Trio (Armory Stage) 2 p.m. 
Ice Carving (International Fountain Plaza) 2 – 4 p.m. 
Holiday Movies (Armory) 3 – 8 p.m. 
Illuminate Winterfest Ceremony (International Fountain) 5 p.m. 
Fountain of Light (International Fountain) 5:15 – 8 p.m. 

TIME/DATE: 9 a.m. – 8 p.m., Friday, Nov. 25 

LOCATION: Seattle Center Armory 

                     305 Harrison Street, Seattle, WA 98109 

                     *Media are required to contact Meghan McLaughlin or Regan Erskine 

             two hours prior to arrival. 


Meghan McLaughlin, // 206.293.4110 

Regan Erskine, // 206.218.6778 

Seattle Center Winterfest Presented by Symetra presents joyous programming for one and all in search of entertaining and enriching activities during this special time of year. Visit or Facebook for a list of events, attractions and performances sure to dazzle the entire family.