Seattle Center Festal
A Glimpse of China: Chinese Culture and Arts Festival

A Glimpse of China - Chinese Culture and Arts Festival, Saturday, May 19, celebrates the 50th anniversary of the 1962 Seattle World's Fair. Explore and experience the cultural roots and contemporary influences of China through live performances, visual arts, hands-on activities, foods, games, and a lively marketplace. Learn Chinese folk dances, create delicate artworks, and share in cultural traditions covering 5,000 years of Chinese history.


A Glimpse of Shaolin Kung Fu - With 1500 years of history on its belt, Shaolin Kung Fu is the largest and the most influential martial arts system in the world. It has been a huge part of Chinese Culture and Arts in the aspect of health and spiritual cultivation since its existence. Along the history, Shaolin Kung Fu had reached its golden time and had also faced the fate of extinction. To preserve and promote this valuable arts and tradition, Master Zhou of Seattle Shaolin Kungfu Academy will lead his students to join the festival by showcasing this world famous martial arts to the audience.


  • Location: Armory / Center House Main Floor
  • Address: 305 Harrison Street Seattle, WA 98109
  • Date Time: May 19, 2012 (Saturday) at 1:15pm
  • Parking is available in all Seattle Center lots
  • Download: Flyer | General Info
  • Links: Center House


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