‘Artists at the Center’ Continues with MELTED RIOT Presented by Gender Tender | Feb 27

Note: The links below will open new windows. Free Performance Celebrates Queer Artists and Rabble Rousers Gender Tender is the upcoming artist to perform as part of Artists at the Center, a year-long slate of performances featuring up-and-coming artists to celebrate the recent opening of Climate Pledge Arena, offering unique and varied… [ Keep reading ]

Irish Festival Seattle Kicks off with 50th Anniversary of St. Patrick’s Day Parade | Mar 12 & 13

Note: The links below will open new windows. Festival Celebrates Milestone on March 12 and 13 with Music, Dance, Crafts and Art SEATTLE – Seattle Center Festál continues with Irish Festival Seattle, presented as an in-person celebration by the Irish Heritage Club, on March 12 and 13 following last year’s… [ Keep reading ]

El Sueño Features Diverse Dance Groups in ‘Artists at the Center’ Performance | Feb 20

Note: Links below will open new windows. Artists at the Center, a year-long slate of performances featuring up-and-coming artists to celebrate the recent opening of Climate Pledge Arena, offers unique and varied performances during 2022 at the Seattle Center. El Sueño presents a combination of four free performances by… [ Keep reading ]

February Features Fun Events at Seattle Center

Note: The links below open new windows. The month of February has a variety of events to offer in venues across Seattle Center’s campus. Some events are presented in-person, while others feature a hybrid of in-person and virtual viewing options. Here is our list of things to do virtually (V)… [ Keep reading ]

Tết Festival Kicks off Seattle Center’s 25th Anniversary of Festál

Tết Festival Kicks off Seattle Center’s 25th Anniversary of Festál Festival Celebrates Vietnamese Lunar New Year on February 12 and 13 with an Assortment of Events at Seattle Center Note: The links below will open new windows. SEATTLE – Seattle Center Festál – with the theme Where the World Gathers… [ Keep reading ]

‘Artists at the Center’ Offers Unique Music, Dance and Theater Performances this Winter

Artists at the Center, a year-long slate of performances featuring up-and-coming artists to celebrate the opening of Climate Pledge Arena, offers unique and varied performances during the first three months of 2022. The new program will add to the vibrancy of Seattle Center this winter, entertaining visitors every step of the… [ Keep reading ]

Producing Partner Selected to Reimagine Bumbershoot Arts & Culture Festival’s Future

Festival Producers to Provide Underserved Communities with Year-round Mentorship, Shadow Roles and Entertainment Business Learning Opportunities SEATTLE – A reimagining is in store for Seattle’s beloved Bumbershoot Arts & Music Festival, following a recent search for a new production partner conducted by Seattle Center, which selected New Rising Sun –… [ Keep reading ]

Did You Know?

I started writing these did you knows several years ago to give readers a better sense of Seattle Center–beyond the events and activities we promote. We publish them on Sunday mornings, when you might have more time to take in the few paragraphs that attempt to tell the Center’s story. The… [ Keep reading ]

Did You Know?

New Year’s Eve at Seattle Center New Year’s Eve at Seattle Center will look a bit different this year in efforts to stem the spread of COVID-19’s latest, highly transmissible variant. In keeping with COVID-19 public safety measures, no non-ticketed, public events are planned, and visitors to the grounds are… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle Center Festál Celebrates an Important Milestone as It Presents 24 Cultural Festivals in 2022

As Seattle Center Festál celebrates its 25th Anniversary in 2022, it ushers in a new era of hybrid events with an anticipated return to in-person cultural festivals presented between Feb. 12 and Nov. 5. The unique and enduring series, which forms the foundation of public programing at Seattle Center, is… [ Keep reading ]