Seattle.gov Home Page
Link to Mayor McGinn Blog Home Link to Mayor McGinn Web Site Home Page Link to Mayor McGinn About Us Page Contact Us

Mayor Mike McGinn left office on January 1, 2014.
This website is for archival purposes only, and is no longer updated.




City of Seattle

December 28, 3:35 PM click here to comment > 1

Festal events coming up at Seattle Center

Festál is a year-long series of free cultural events at the Seattle Center. For more information on the events, or to get involved with the community groups that organize them, please contact Steven Sneed, Managing Artistic Director for Cultural Programs at the Seattle Center at steve.sneed@seattle.gov or 206 684 7284 or go to http://seattlecenter.com/events/festivals/festal/default.asp.

Tet Festival – Vietnamese Lunar New Year
January 29-30

Irish Week Festival
March 12-13, 12 noon – 6 p.m.

Seattle Cherry Blossom & Japanese Cultural Festival
April 1-3, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Asian-Pacific Islander Heritage Month Celebration
Sunday, May – 1, 12 noon – 5 p.m.

Spirit of West Africa
Saturday, May 7, 12 noon – 8 p.m.

A Glimpse of China – Chinese Culture and Arts Festival
Saturday, May 21, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Northwest Folklife Festival
May 27-30

Pagdiriwang Philippine Festival
June 4 – 5, Sat., 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sun., 12 noon – 5 p.m.

Festival Sundiata – African-American Festival
June 11-12, 12 noon – 8 p.m.

Iranian Festival
Saturday, June 18, 11 a.m. – 11 p.m.

Bastille Day – A French Celebration
Sunday, July 10, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

BrasilFest
Sunday, August 14, 12 noon – 5 p.m.

Tibet Fest
August 27-28, 12 noon – 6 p.m.

Live Aloha Hawaiian Cultural Festival
Sunday, Sept. 11, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.

Seattle Fiestas Patrias
Sept. 17-18, 12 noon – 6 p.m.

The Italian Festival
Sept. 24-25, Sat., 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. and Sun., 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Arab Festival
Oct. 8-9,

TurkFest
Oct. 15-16, 12 noon – 8 p.m.

CroatiaFest
Sunday, Oct. 23, 12 noon – 8 p.m.

Dia de Muertos – A Mexican Celebration to Remember Our Departed
Oct. 29-30, 12 noon – 8 p.m.

Hmong New Year Celebration
Saturday, Nov. 5, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Posted by: Aaron Fishbone

Comments

Comment from AJ G.
Time January 4, 2011 at 5:57 pm

Thank you for supporting Festal!

Steve Sneed and the Seattle Center crew are one of a kind and we are lucky to have these hard working people in our community!