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Duwamish Tribe Annual Gala & Native Art Auction
October 11, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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You are invited to join the Duwamish Tribe for its 13th Annual Gala Dinner & NW Art Auction. This annual event is a celebration of contemporary and traditional culture of Seattle’s First People, Chief Seattle’s Duwamish Tribe. Your gifts will help maintain operations at the Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center and provide tribal services. We thank you for recognizing the significant role that Seattle’s First People play in the diversity and cultural richness of our community. Your support makes a difference! “We raise our hands to you!”
This year marks the 10th anniversary of the opening of the Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center; the only traditional Longhouse in the City of Seattle that represents the culture and story of Seattle’s indigenous people, the dxʷdəwʔabš. Our annual event is designed to kick off the celebration of Indigenous Peoples Day 2019 with first acknowledging our own regions first people, The Duwamish , dxʷdəwʔabš, understanding our past and celebrating all cultures into the future.
As part of our 10th Anniversary celebration, we want to make this a special occasion for you by connecting our story to the present. At Seattle’s Miners Landing at Pier 57 you will enjoy a delicious lunch, receive complimentary tickets to view Wings over Washington, share in the excitement of our live auction and much more all to support the Duwamish Longhouse and Cultural Center.
Doors open at 12:00 pm, event begins at 1:00 pm at the banquet hall at Miners Landing, Pier 57 at 1301 Alaskan Way, Seattle, WA 98101.
Single Ticket: $150, Full Event, Reception and Catered Lunch Followed by Live Auction
If you are unable to attend but would still like to support the Duwamish, please follow the ticket link and choose the donation option and input your desired donation amount.
Check in begins at 12:00 pm
Banquet lunch begins at 12:30 pm
Live Northwest Art Auction at 1:00 pm
Closing remarks at 2:30 pm
The Duwamish Tribe’s nonprofit, Duwamish Tribal Services, is a registered 501(c) 3 non-profit and donations are tax-deductible as allowed by law.