Seattle Center receives over 12 million visits each year. From the local visitor enjoying one of the many festivals and events to the tourist taking in one of our region’s greatest attractions, Seattle Center continues to be a place that delights and inspires. Seattle Center Foundation serves a vital role in supporting Seattle Center, ensuring that the region has an active, fun and beautiful place to call its own. Here are some of the programs we support.


Festál, presented by Seattle Center in partnership with community organizations, is a year-long series of FREE events that honors the cultural richness and diversity of the Pacific Northwest.  Festál plays a vital part in Seattle Center efforts to connect our dynamic and varied communities.

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DSC_2067_2014-¬AustonJamesSeattle Center and Seattle Center Foundation, in partnership with organizations from across the State of Washington, will produce the Seattle/King County Clinic for a second time in October 2015.  The clinic will provide free dental, vision and medical care, as well as healthcare information, resources and social services to underserved populations in the region.  Learn More



TeenTix empowers young arts audiences by making it possible for teenagers to buy $5 day-of-show tickets at over 40 Seattle-area arts venues.  For more information, and to sign up for your free TeenTix pass, visit



Seattle Center Winterfest offers five weeks of festive, FREE, fun-filled entertainment.   From the Ice Skating Rink to the timeless Winter Train & Village, Student Showcases to professional entertainment, there is something for everyone to celebrate the holiday season.  Learn More