Saturday, October 11, 2014

Free Children's Festival at Seattle Center this Sunday, October 12!

I'm excited to share the news about a new FREE children's festival at Seattle Center this weekend! Here's the scoop!

Northwest Folklife Launches A New
Northwest Tradition this Sunday with 1st Annual

No Admission Fee, Thanks to Community Donations
October 12, 11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. at Seattle Center

Seattle, WASH. - Music, dance, a puppet show, cooking demonstrations, musical instrument introductions, coloring, painting, wind chime building and so much more - the Seattle Center will be hoppin' this Sunday for the first annual Seattle Children's Festival, produced by Northwest Folklife in partnership with Seattle Center. An all-day (11:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.) event with no admission fee, thanks to the generous donations of the community, this event is geared toward families with children ages 2 to 10. 

For a complete look at the all-day schedule, visit Northwest Folklife here.  

Seattle Children's Festival
The first annual Seattle Children's Festival is open to all families, with no admission fee, thanks to community donations. A one-day multi-cultural festival Northwest Folklife will be "Celebrating Our Big Neighborhood" by bringing together local communities that showcase and celebrate families of the region. Look out for a fun Event Passport guide that will attendees on an interactive journey through the Festival.

Featuring performances from Recess Monkey, Caspar Babypants, Jump roping with Ropeworks, Simba Marimba, Crankies (hand-made movies made with felt and cloth), Brazilian Capoeira, Leela Kathak Dancers, Bollywood Dance from Rhythms of India, West African dance from Etienne Cakpo & Gansango, cooking demonstrations from PCC, a photo opportunity with Curious George (courtesy of KCTS9), and so much more.

Seattle Center
Fisher Pavilion, Armory and Armory Lofts

Sunday, October 12, 2014
11:00AM - 6:00PM

No admission thanks to community donations
Twitter: @NWFolklife
Instagram: @NWFolklife

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