August 1, 8, & 15, 2020 | 2 PM – 5 PM
SEATTLE CENTER ARTISTS AT PLAY

Program Designed for Ages 7-13 | Activities Are Fun for the Whole Family!

Global Playground

Get outside and celebrate this summer at Global Playground, located in the city’s most unique gathering space!

Thank you for joining us at 2019 Global Playground!

2019 Schedule:


SATURDAY, AUGUST 3, 2019

WITH DJ ZETA


Washington Diamonds Drill Team

2:30 PM – 3:15 PM

Washington Diamonds Award Winning Drill Team was formed in 2010. Our mission is to provide a safe, stable, and healthy environment that promotes a positive, team building atmosphere, thereby, teaching our youth respect for themselves and others, fostering professionalism, giving back to the community and celebrating our achievements. Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade Best Drill Team Award 2017 and 2018. Founder and Director Fawn Sterling. Lead by Captain Ahjeawnna Sterling. 

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Honeypot

4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Honeypot. is a lo-fi indie punk band lead by singer/songwriter Hunter Grier. He describes the project as “the sonic representation of an anxiety attack.” Everything is written/recorded/released by Hunter.

DJ ZETA

Seattle’s own Dj Zeta started in 2008 with a series of local mixtapes (www.allcitychop.com) promoting a broad range of quality local hiphop and urban music. He spent a handful of years hosting Zulu Radio on 91.3 KBCS & now spends most of his DJ life playing weddings & other private events. He pulls from a deep collection of tunes from all [fun] genres to keep crowds in good spirits.


Hands On Activities | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM


Bring-It, Screen-It with The Vera Project!

Join us for a live screen printing demo, featuring you! Bring a shirt, tote, or other piece of fabric (we’ll also have some available!) to print an event exclusive design on. You’ll work with a Vera Screen Printer to bring the art to life, all while learning about the process that goes into your favorite shirts & posters! Learn More

Bookmarks and Patches with Blue Cone Studios

Paint, Paint, Paint! Blue Cone will be helping young artists find their flair. Choose from canvas magnets or patches and let your imagination soar. We will have paints and brushes set up and each participant will be able to leave with their very own work of art. We hope to show young people that creativity exists in all of us and even the smallest act of creation can bring infinite joy.

Make your own Pajaki Chandelier with the Polish Festival of Seattle

Using craft supplies you can make your own colorful Polish pajaki chandeliers with the Polish Festival of Seattle.

Button Making and Selfie Station with the Hydrant

Come learn about the Hydrant, the new youth-lead platform to empower young artists. Make your mark on the Hydrant photo backdrop and snap a selfie with your friends and family or customize and press your own Hydrant buttons, and explore ways to connect your own creativity to the movement!


SATURDAY, AUGUST 10, 2019

HOSTED BY KID ROMAN


Majorette Dance with Baile Dior

2:30 PM – 3:15 PM

The mission at Blaile Dior Studios is to provide students of all levels with more than just dance classes but a unique experience in which the student can grow both mentally and physically as a dancer. Our highly trained and certified instructors have a wealth of experience in teaching and performing various styles and disciplines. We specialize in Majorette dance ( J-Sette) found at the heart of Historical Black Colleges and Universities; giving youth an option to pursue a higher education with dance. Here at Baile Dior Studios we have a passion for the art of dance and for helping others.

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The Hydrant Presents: Laureli

4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

Laureli is a 17 year old self-taught singer/songwriter from Seattle. She’s been making music since she could talk, and began performing with her guitar at age 10. She’s a pop/RnB singer, inspired by artists like LANY, Frank Ocean, and Billie Eilish, who wrote and self-produced her debut EP, LOML (Love of my Life). She hopes to share confidence, self-love, and raw emotion through her lyrics, with a message that anyone can relate to, or at least sing along to. 

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Kid Roman

Young and energetic artist seeking to inspire masses of many different demographics through ambient soundscapes and lyrics.

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Hands On Activities | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM


Bookmarks and Patches with Blue Cone Studios

Paint, Paint, Paint! Blue Cone will be helping young artists find their flair. Choose from canvas magnets or patches and let your imagination soar. We will have paints and brushes set up and each participant will be able to leave with their very own work of art. We hope to show young people that creativity exists in all of us and even the smallest act of creation can bring infinite joy.

Button Making and Selfie Station with the Hydrant

Come learn about the Hydrant, the new youth-lead platform to empower young artists. Make your mark on the Hydrant photo backdrop and snap a selfie with your friends and family or customize and press your own Hydrant buttons, and explore ways to connect your own creativity to the movement!

Collage with Town Hall Seattle

Cutting, gluing, creating! Join Town Hall Seattle in for a free-form exploration of the technique known as collage.


SATURDAY, AUGUST 17, 2019


Northside Step

2:30 PM – 3:15 PM

Since 2000, The Northside Step Team program has provided an environment that allows all youth the opportunity to be enriched through participation and inclusion of this team, which is competitive at local, state and national level.

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The Residency Showcase

4:00 PM – 4:45 PM

The Residency seeks to build a powerful community of young hip-hop artists equipped with the artistic and leadership skills, business acumen, and mentorship necessary to become professional artists and cultural change-makers. Through their participation in The Residency, young artists from low-income families in the Seattle area acquire tangible artistic and professional skills while also gaining confidence, teamwork, and a deepened understanding of their own identity and power.


Hands On Activities | 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM


Bookmarks and Patches with Blue Cone Studios

Paint, Paint, Paint! Blue Cone will be helping young artists find their flair. Choose from canvas magnets or patches and let your imagination soar. We will have paints and brushes set up and each participant will be able to leave with their very own work of art. We hope to show young people that creativity exists in all of us and even the smallest act of creation can bring infinite joy.

Button Making and Selfie Station with the Hydrant

Come learn about the Hydrant, the new youth-lead platform to empower young artists. Make your mark on the Hydrant photo backdrop and snap a selfie with your friends and family or customize and press your own Hydrant buttons, and explore ways to connect your own creativity to the movement!

Collage with Town Hall Seattle

Cutting, gluing, creating! Join Town Hall Seattle in for a free-form exploration of the technique known as collage.