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. Learn More

DSC_2067_2014-¬AustonJamesSeattle Center and Seattle Center Foundation partner with organizations from across the State of Washington to produce the Seattle/King County Clinic which provides free dental, vision and medical care, as well as resource  information and social services to underserved and vulnerable populations in the region.  Learn More


TeenTix_logoTeenTix empowers young arts audiences by making it possible for any teenager (13-19 years old) to sign up for a FREE TeenTix pass.  The pass entitles them to purchase $5 day-of-show tickets to any of the 64 partner organizations including dance, music, theater and film!  In addition to the TeenTix Pass program, TeenTix also provides opportunities for teens from all backgrounds to engage deeply with the arts, such as arts leadership training in The New Guard; Teen Arts Leadership Society, and arts criticism through the TeenTix Press Corps.   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