“Diversity: the art of thinking independently together.”
— Malcolm Forbes
44th annual Northwest Folklife Festival at Seattle Center
May 23–26, 2015
More than 250,000 visitors gather together to celebrate
music, dance, arts, crafts, and food from difficult cultures.
Over 7,000 artists, performers, and vendors
participate in the fun filled four day festival.
“Variety is the very spice of life, that gives it all its flavor.”
— William Cowper
strawberry friends forever
Festivalgoers enjoy the International Fountain
water patterns synchronized to world music.
“The beauty of the world lies in the diversity of its people.”