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 continue to celebrate the rich arts, cultures, and traditions that thrive in the greater Pacific Northwest.
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Polish Festival Seattle
July 13, 2013Free
The Polish-American community is proud to present their second annual festival at Seattle Center. Join us to celebrate Polish cultural traditions on July 13. The Festival’s program features live performances of Polish folk groups, piano and jazz artists, modern dance, poster art exhibit, cultural workshops, food demos, children’s activities and participatory dance. Presented this year will also be Folk Fashion Show with regionally inspired costumes from Poland.
Booths will showcase Polish glass art, hand-crafted pottery from Boleslawiec, crystal, jewelry, and cut-out paper art, as well as information about local Polish-American community organizations and travel to Poland for business and pleasure. The beer garden will be well stocked with a variety of imported Polish beer. Food vendors will serve plenty of authentic delicious Polish food. New this year – evening dancing to live music!