42nd Annual Northwest Folklife Festival
May 24-27, 2013
Northwest Folklife Festival is a part of Seattle Center Festál 2013
The 42nd 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 24 – 27. 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.