Posts categorized under Janet Chapman, Author at Center Spotlight

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.

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!

Playground Repair

Artists at Play On Thursday, Aug. 12 from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., portions of the playground will be closed to repair areas of the synthetic lawn.

Movies at the Mural

Experience FREE movies outdoors at Seattle Center. Picnic on the gently sloping Mural Amphitheater lawn, in front of a 40-foot screen, with the Space Needle looming above. Movies at the Mural is an outdoor cinema experience like no other! PLUS! We will be featuring short films prior to each screening,… [ Keep reading ]

International Fountain at Seattle Center

Through Friday, July 30, the fountain will be operating intermittently as testing and programming work is completed. As part of the process of improving the International Fountain, we are completing the commissioning phase to ensure the fountain is operating as designed. The fountain will be in operation intermittently during this time. Thank… [ Keep reading ]

International Fountain closed April 6 through the end of June 2021

The International Fountain will be closed for maintenance and repairs from Tuesday, April 6, 2021 through the end of June 2021. The International Fountain is a mainstay from the World’s Fair, but was completely replaced and expanded in a $6.5 million project in 1995. As the centerpiece of the broad… [ Keep reading ]

Monorail Holiday Schedule

Holiday Hours December 24 – Christmas Eve: 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.December 31 – New Year’s Eve: 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.January 1 – New Year’s Day: 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Hours of operation: Daily 10:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Seattle Center Monorail Website

September 12-18: Sea Mar Fiestas Patrias Offers History, Music, and Zumba® Fitness for All

Seattle Center Festál: Sea Mar Fiestas Patrias takes place virtually starting at 12:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday, Sept 12 and 13. The festival presents film, Zumba® fitness and visual arts as it celebrates Latinx culture, history and contemporary life. It also commemorates the Independence Days of Latin American countries, while… [ Keep reading ]

Removal of KeyArena Sign at Climate Pledge Arena

Today, a significant milestone in the construction of Climate Pledge Arena takes place with the removal of the KeyArena sign from the historic roof of the building. The sign will be removed by helicopter in 10 separate picks. The arena, located at Seattle Center, will be home to Seattle’s new NHL… [ Keep reading ]

Looking Forward

As we look forward, we see many bright spots on our horizon. While in-person events are on hold, Seattle Center Studios is primed to produce outstanding virtual programming, coming soon. Seattle Center Armory is quietly undergoing major exterior upgrades that will highlight its historic facade. International Fountain is getting a… [ Keep reading ]