Category Archives: Upcoming Events
Northwest Folklife Festival 2013!
May 24, 2013
On May 24-27 at Seattle Center, Northwest Folklife will be holding its annual festival. Be a part of it and enjoy and enrich yourself in culture and traditions! You can experience all of this by enjoying the music, learning new dances, and interacting with other people. Best of all, this is all FREE. This year’s […]
Seattle Hot Chocolate 15/5K
February 26, 2013
Sunday, March 2, 2014: Seattle Center Monorail will open early at 5:00am for the Hot Chocolate 15/5K which begins and ends at Seattle Center.
‘Ride Into the Holidays’ Event at the Monorail
November 19, 2012
On Friday, November 23, 2012 at 3:00 p.m., Seattle Center Monorail and Downtown Seattle Association will partner together to hold a VIP holiday event for Treehouse foster kids and families for the ‘Ride Into the Holidays’ event. Event guests have been invited to gather on the Seattle Center Monorail platform for a holiday celebration. They […]
Seattle Monorail Holiday Schedule
October 10, 2012
Seattle Monorail Rates and Hours (2013): Daily Rates: One-Way Fares: $2.25 for Adults $1.00 for Youth ages 5-12 $1.00 for Reduced Rate (Seniors 65+, disabled, persons with Medicare cards, & active duty U.S. military) Children 4 and under ride free Roundtrip rates are twice that of a one-way fare CASH ONLY – We do not […]
Come over and party at the Seattle Center BIG Birthday Bash!
September 5, 2012
On September 8th, at 11AM to 3PM, come down to the Seattle Center and celebrate its 50th birthday in a BIG way! The BIG Birthday Bash is a family friendly, free admission, and community wide celebration of Seattle Center’s birthday! There will be 4 hours worth of live entertainment and activities to keep you […]
The Next Fifty and Pineapple Hospitality: Giveaway
July 11, 2012
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Seattle World’s Fair with this great giveaway from Pineapple Hospitality! With The Maxwell Hotel at the Seattle Center side of the tracks and Hotel FIVE on the Westlake side, these are convenient hotels to stay at for those traveling via the Monorail.
Susan G. Komen Puget Sound Race for the Cure
May 29, 2012
Sunday, June 3, 2012: Susan G. Komen Puget Sound Race for the Cure begins at Seattle Center! Seattle Center Monorail will open early at 7:00 AM to help accommodate race participants who are traveling to the start line. On race day, registration and timing chip booths open at 7:00 AM. We suggest riding Sound Transit‘s […]
Jim Lynch Reads ‘Truth Like The Sun’ on the Monorail
May 28, 2012
On Wednesday, May 30, 2012, local Washington author, Jim Lynch, will be on board the Seattle Center Monorail from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. reading from his critically acclaimed new novel, Truth Like the Sun.
King Tut at Pacific Science Center
May 24, 2012
It’s finally here! Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaohs opens at Pacific Science Center on May 24, 2012 and will be in Seattle until January 3 2013. This is the final U.S. showing of the tour before it permanently returns to Egypt. The exhibition has more than 100 artifacts from King Tut’s tomb […]
What Was Your First Book? Read-A-Thon
May 17, 2012
On Saturday, May 19, 2012, First Book-Seattle and Elliott Bay Book Company will co-sponsor ‘What Was Your First Book?’, a Read-A-Thon of local community members, including Monorail driver, Craig Nelson, who will take turns reading aloud the very first children’s books they fell in love with. This event is free and open to the public!