Sea Mar Fiestas Patrias will take place on September 16: 1pm-9pm & September 17: 11am-6pm at the Armory Food & Event Hall and Fisher Pavilion. The festival is part of the Seattle Center Festál series. It is free and open to the public.
Sea Mar Fiestas Patrias commemorates the independence of Latin American countries, many of which celebrate their national Independence Day in the month of September. It is a festival to celebrate history, while taking pride in the new generations of Latinos who now call the United States home.
Throughout the two-day event at Seattle Center, attendees can enjoy delicious traditional Latin American food and cooking demonstrations, live music, traditional folk dance performances, art exhibitions representing Latino culture, free health screenings, children’s activities and more.
Featured activities will include:
- Live traditional music and folk-dance performances
- Free health screenings
- A vibrant vendor market
- Latin American food trucks
- Fun physical and craft activities for children, including bouncy houses on the Fisher Pavilion Rooftop
- An art exhibit illustrating the beauty of Latin American culture