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Art on the Fly

When: Saturday, June 15, 2013, 12pm – 9pm
Dusk Dance Party from 6pm – 9pm

Where: Terry Avenue between Thomas Street and Republican Street; 2200 Westlake Ave. Seattle

From 12pm – 6pm Art on the Fly 2013 will feature the Massive Monkees (MTV’s America’s Best Dance Crew stars and local heroes) as well as stages for local, national and international contemporary dance and indie rock bands No Clouds, Shenendoah Davis and Exohxo with roving “surprise” events, blocking off Terry Ave and filling it with fun interactive activities like open dance classes, a beer garden, family-friendly exhibits, an artisan craft fair and special menu items created by local restaurants for the occasion.

The Next Fifty Closing Day Celebration

Join Seattle Center for the final day of their 50th Anniversary Celebration of the 1962 Seattle World’s Fair on Sunday, October 21, 2012. Entertainment and activities include Seattle Symphony in concert, exhibits, mobile food vendors and more. Most events will be free of charge.

For more information, visit: http://www.seattlecenter.com/closingday/

Westlake Family Fun Day

Westlake Park - Chalk Art

Westlake Park - Chalk Art

Westlake Family Fun Day will be held in Westlake Park (401 Pine St) today from 11:30am – 2pm and is free of charge. It will include the Seattle Children’s Science Adventure Lab (45 ft mobile science lab), a bouncy house, live music with The Bears Upstairs, and Morgan Taylor of Gustafer Yellowgold, sidewalk art, face painting, and the Seattle Met photo booth.

This event hopes to gain support to build the Westlake Park Kids’ Play Area.

For more information about Westlake Park Kids’ Play Area, visit: http://downtownseattle.com/DSA/childrensplayground

Glee Flash Mob

The Final Day-of-Mob Rehearsal will be this Saturday, April 21st from 11am-1pm between Key Arena and 1st Avenue at Seattle Center.

Glee Flash Mobs will happen at 2pm, 3pm, and 4pm (approximately) at various locations downtown and Capitol Hill.

Broadway E will be closed to traffic between E Harrison St and E Republican Street for a few minutes during a Glee Flash Mob dance.

Seattle Glee Flash Mob 2012 on Seattle Rex: http://www.seattlerex.com/the-2012-seattle-glee-flash-mob/

Party in the Park

Olympic Sculpture Park Fountain

Olympic Sculpture Park Fountain

Party in the Park is tonight from 8pm to 11:59pm at PACCAR Pavilion in the Olympic Sculpture Park, sponsored by Seattle Art Museum. Tickets are $75 per person (21 years and older), which includes food and entertainment. All funds will benefit SAM’s outreach and educational programs, including those at the Olympic Sculpture Park.

For more information, visit: http://www.seattleartmuseum.org/calendar/eventDetail.asp?eventID=21557&month=5&day=17&year=2011&sxID=&WHEN

Art on the Fly

International Dance Festival - Art on the Fly

International Dance Festival - Art on the Fly

On Saturday, the Seattle International Dance Festival kicked off with an event called ”Art on the Fly”.

Art on the Fly is a collection of ultra-diverse dance pieces performed at three different stations along the Seattle Streetcar line.

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Seattle International Dance Festival

The Seattle Street Car

The Seattle Street Car

Today, the International Dance Festival kicks off with Art on the Fly. You can ride the Seattle Streetcar through Downtown and South Lake Union, and enjoy various live dance performances at the various stops along the way. The dancers will be performing from 12pm to 6pm today. Performances will include a dysfunctional dance circus sideshow, postmodern stilt walkers, a Geisha Beach Party, giant puppet shows, and many more fun events for adults and children alike.

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Bumbershoot 2011 Lineup Announced

The Seattle Center

The Seattle Center

Bumbershoot runs from September 3rd through 5th at Seattle Center this year.

Below is the lineup by date:

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Capitol Hill Block Party Lineup Announced

Capitolhill Block Party Line Up

Capitolhill Block Party Line Up

The Capitol Hill Block Party will take place this year on Friday, July 22nd (3pm – 2am), Saturday the 23rd (1pm – 2am), and Sunday the 24th (1pm – 2am).

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Honk Fest 2011

Seattle EMP

Seattle EMP

After playing two other locations in the city (Georgetown and Gas Works Park), Honkfest 2011 will end this year’s run at Seattle Center.

The bands are slated to perform in the Sky Church at the Experience Music Project between 2pm and 3pm on Sunday May 15th.  Afterwards, they will move out onto the grounds of Seattle Center for more performances.

Check it out, it looks like fun.

HONK! Fest West returns to Seattle for its fourth year, May 13-15! A traveling festival, HONK! this year is excited to visit Georgetown on Friday, May 13; Gasworks on Saturday, May 14; and Seattle Center on Sunday, May 15.

HONK! Fest West is a free, three-day, community-supported music festival devoted to marching bands, drum corps, samba lines, and anything acoustic and mobile that makes a ruckus. We are also partial to street performers, dancers, and artistic appreciators.

For more information, visit: http://honkfestwest.com/