Seattle Center Festál
43rd Annual Northwest Folklife Festival
May 23-26, 2014
Northwest Folklife Festival is a part of Seattle Center Festál 2014
The 43rd annual Northwest Folklife Festival celebrates the music, dance, stories, and art of the people of the Pacific Northwest. Festivalgoers have the opportunity to participate in the many traditions of our diverse region. This year’s cultural focus is Washington Works, a program that explores various aspects of occupational folklore in the Northwest.
One of the largest free folk festivals in the country, Seattle Center Festal presents Northwest Folklife Festival, May 23 – 26. Explore and experience the cultural roots and contemporary influences of ethnic communities in our region through live performances, visual arts, and hands-on activities. Northwest Folklife Festival features over 7,000 performers, participatory dances, workshops, crafts, food, and more.
Keep up to date with announcements and more information about the festival at nwfolklife.org.
305 Harrison Street
Seattle, WA 98109
About Seattle Center Festál
Center Festál 2014 presents world festivals on weekends throughout the year
highlighting the distinct cultures and common threads of ethnic communities in
our region through traditional and contemporary art, music, foods, youth
activities, workshops and more. This collection of 22 cultural events is
produced with the generous support of KUOW 94.9 Public Radio, Coca-Cola, T-Mobile,
the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Wells Fargo and Real Networks.
Additional support is provided by the City of Seattle and Seattle Center