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.
Seattle World Rhythm Festival
April 20 @ 11:00 am - 10:00 pmFree
The World Rhythm Festival is a full immersion in world music, drum and dance. Join us for a festival packed with an amazing range of world music traditions including African, Middle-Eastern, Latin, Indian, Brazilian, North American, and more. Watch talented artists, learn from masters, connect with many vibrant communities and cultures! The 2019 World Rhythm Festival will be ONE DAY, a simplified version to give our NEW Board and Festival team a chance to learn the ropes, work on organizational infrastructure, and get ready to return full strength in 2020.