The Northwest Folklife Festival takes place from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. today at Seattle Center. Admission to the grounds is free, though a...
The Northwest Folklife Festival takes place from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. today at Seattle Center. Admission to the grounds is free, though a $5 donation per person, per day, is requested.
Information: 206-684-7300 or www.nwfolklife.org
Here are some highlights of today’s events:
Masters of the Accordion, Boua Xou Moua (Hmong reed pipes), Toby Hanson (polka), Struble-Oscar Button-Box Duo (Swiss), Andy Gonzalez (Tex-Mex), Perttu Paappanen (Finnish), Dan Ansotegui (Basque), Sean Aucutt (Basque). Intiman Theatre, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Traditional Masters, Dara Nuon (Cambodia), Boua Xou Moua (Hmong), Ji Yeon Cheh (Korea), Nick Petrish (Croatia), Jamie Fox (Metis). Nesholm Family Lecture Hall (McCaw Hall), 12:20-3:30 p.m.
Gospel Show, Solo Hour, CSL’s Choir of Light, Anointed to Praise, As the Spirit Moves (Dr. Almena Lowe Mozon), The Curry Family, Preston Jones & Praise, The Unit, Rhema Praise, Emerald City 7th Day Adventist Mass Choir, Anointed Praise Dancers, Witherspoon, S.T.A.N.D. Dancers, Total Experience Gospel Choir. Mural Amphitheatre, 1-5 p.m.
Artis the Spoonman, Jim Page, Fisher Green Stage, 2:10-3:15 p.m.
Arab Show: Orchestra Ahlam (Arabic), Helen Eriksen (dance), Habib (Algerian and Tunisian), Jaffra (Palestinian), The M.B. Orchestra (Egyptian, with Maurice Rouman). Big Bamboo Dance Hall (Exhibition Hall), 3-6 p.m.