The Neighborhood & Community Arts (NCA) program supports Seattle’s neighborhood arts councils and community groups that produce events to promote arts and cultural participation and build community. In 2014, the program provided $1,200 each to 42 groups to support annual public festivals and events. February has three events coming up: a film festival, improvised music festival, and a celebration of hip hop! Read more below:
Seattle Asian American Film Festival
February 6th-9th | more info
A four-day event showcasing feature-length and short format films by and about Asian Americans across North America, with an emphasis on filmmakers from the Pacific Northwest.
Ark Lodge Cinemas
4816 Rainier Ave S | Seattle, WA
Seattle Improvised Music Festival
February 6th-8th | more info
The Seattle Improvised Music Festival fosters new relationships between visiting improvisors and Seattle-based musicians, while offering community members a festival of cutting-edge improvised music. Tickets are on a sliding scale, from $10-25.
Chapel Performance Space
4649 Sunnyside Avenue North 4th floor | Seattle, WA
206 Zulu 10th Anniversary
February 14-26 | more info
A national hip hop and urban arts summit celebrating and highlighting some of the communities best Hip Hop artists, musicians and dancers through performances, galleries, dance competitions, community forum and more.
153 14th Ave | Seattle, WA 98122