If you’re staying in town this memorial day and looking for something fun to do with family and friends, the largest folklife festival in the country is coming to the Seattle Center this weekend! The Northwest Folklife Festivalis a fun filled weekend exploring the Pacific Northwest culture through special performances, panels, workshops, exhibitions, demonstrations, and activities. This year’s cultural focus will coincide with the 50 year anniversary of the World’s Fair, making the theme “the next fifty.” This year’s lineup can be a bit
overwhelming when you’re looking at the 6000+ performers, and you only have a few hours to dedicate; but if you’re savvy enough to navigate through their website, they’ve graciously blogged about 27 things to see this year at the Folklife Festival, pinpointing the must see performances. The festival is appropriate for all ages all weekend, please visit their website for directions and performance schedule.