Through intergenerational, multi-cultural exchange, we aim to promote greater social understanding.
Northwest Folklife and Seattle Center are proud to present Our Big Neighborhood, a youth and family program that provides opportunities to share and sustain the vitality of folk, ethnic and traditional arts for present and future generations. With events scheduled all year round, there’s always an opportunity to have fun and learn something new with family, friends, and all of us who make up Our Big Neighborhood!
SAVE THE DATE!
August 4, 11, 18, 4 PM – 7 PM at Artists at Play at Seattle Center
The perfect urban summertime activity, Global Playground mixes cultural connectivity with outdoor play. Set in Seattle’s most unique playground, this series celebrates outdoor fun through coordinated playground games and interactive dance and movement workshops rooted in cultural traditions. Local bands will provide a musical backdrop to keep you moving, playing, and learning!
Experience music from around the Northwest, including traditional cultural performances and local favorites.
Explore a wide variety of cultural and contemporary dance from around the world!
Learn to sing, dance or play an instrument! Workshops are geared for all-ages participation.
Arts and Crafts
Draw, paint, glue and glitter! There’s plenty of opportunities for families to get their creative juice flowing and create something unique.
Tactile learning is fun for the whole family. Explore, create, build and learn together at our Discovery Zone.