Your Communities. Your Traditions. Your Folklife.
Northwest Folklife aims to strengthen our communities through arts and culture. This calendar brings together our greater community’s events and gatherings. Here, you will find events ranging from cultural celebrations to music and dance performances and traditional gatherings.
Together, we can contue to celebrate the rich arts, cultures, and traditions that thrive in the greater Pacific Northwest.
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Movin’ Around the World
April 7, 2018 @ 11:00 am - April 13, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Northwest Folklife and Seattle Center present Movin’ Around the World, the first event of the new Our Big Neighborhood program! Movin’ Around the World is your destination for exploring the cultures of the world through song, dance, play and hands-on activities! Each day of this weeklong event will showcase a unique culture of the world. Now the world is at your fingertips—join us for a week of discovery! All youth and families are welcome.
◦ WHEN: Saturday, April 7 – Friday, April 13, 2018 | 10 AM – 3 PM
◦ WHERE: Seattle Center Armory
◦ COST: We are committed to access for all. Suggested daily donation: $5 per person
◦ SHARE AND CONNECT: Please use our hashtags #OurBigNeighborhood,#FolklifeKids & #SeattleCenter to share your experience with us!
Saturday, April 7 – A Bailar: Dances and Traditions of Mexico
Sunday, April 8 – All Across Europe
Monday, April 9 – Traditional to Trendy: Dances of India
Tuesday, April 10 – Expressions of Asia
Wednesday, April 11 – Polynesian Sounds of the Sea
Thursday, April 12 – Roots of America
Friday, April 13 – Celebration of Africa
To see the full schedule and get more information, please visit our website:https://
*Photography and Videography Disclaimer: Northwest Folklife and Seattle Center reserve the right to use any photo or video taken at Our Big Neighborhood events.