Seattle Center is currently operating in a limited capacity according to restrictions mandated by Washington State and the City of Seattle. Event activities and official public gatherings are currently restricted on the grounds. Seattle Center Armory and Artists at Play Playground are closed to the public until further notice. Please consult our homepage, events calendar, and safety page for additional information.
The International Fountain will be closed for major improvements from April 6 until end of June. Seattle Monorail will also be closed April 12-30 for station renovations. We appreciate your patience.....
Tune in May 8, 2021 @ 12PM - 2PM on Facebook for the virtual presentation.
A Glimpse of China - Seattle Chinese Culture & Arts Festival is part of the Virtual Festál Series with generous support from 4Culture. The 2021 theme, "Where the World Gathers" links together the series of 24 free festivals presented throughout the year, each with a unique cultural focus, identity, and a range of engaging activities.
Seattle Center Festál presents A Glimpse of China – Chinese Culture & Arts Festival in partnership with Washington Chinese Arts & Culture Committee (WCACC). The festival explores traditional and contemporary influences of China, covering 5,000 years of history through folk dances, artwork, dance, and more!
This event is free and open to the public.
Washington Chinese Arts & Culture Committee (WCACC) is 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that strives to foster understanding, friendship, and opportunities between local Chinese and American communities.
DID YOU KNOW?
Chinese is the most difficult language in the world.
Fortune cookies were not invented in China and served at all restaurants.
There are not just two dialects (Cantonese or Mandarin) in China.