MAY 26-29, 2017 • MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND • SEATTLE CENTER

Family Fun Northwest Folklife Festival

Family Fun at the Festival

Find Fun at the Discovery Zone!

Every year at the Festival, we dedicate a special, fenced off area to kids and their families. This area is called the Discovery Zone and it is just packed with kid-friendly adventures. Hands-on activities, performances, and workshops – there is so much to discover, hence the name!

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Photo by Christopher Nelson

Located in the Next 50 Pavilion, the Discovery Zone will be open 11:00 am–6:00 pm, Friday, May 26-Monday, May 29.

Here’s what you can look forward to do at the Discovery Zone this year!

For more information about the hands on activities click here

Special Guests at the Discovery Zone
We are thrilled to welcome Orion and Lakshmi, two very special cows from the ISKCON Vedic Cultural Center to the Discovery Zone this year. Learn about the importance and significance of cows in the Vedic culture and experience a traditional Vedic village. You may even get to feed them a treat as you learn all about these fascinating creatures!

More Family Programing to watch, listen, and boogie to:
Don’t Miss the Kindiependent Showcase on Monday. Rock out with your favorite Kindie rockers on the Fountain Lawn from 11am – 2pm.

Brian Vogan and his Good Buddies
11:00 AM – 11:35 AM

Recess Monkey
11:45 AM – 12:20 PM

The Not-Its!
12:35 PM – 1:10 PM

Eli Rosenblatt
1:25 PM – 2:00 PM

Check the online schedule to plan out the perfect family weekend!

Folklife Festival 2017 People Artwork