This weekend will be a busy one, Fremonsters!  First, the Fremont Spring Clean Up at Patrick Place. from 9 to 11:30. With prizes. Then, the Fremont Arts Council Parade Open House and Art Brainstorm.  Make a day of it.

Fremont Spring Clean Up at Patrick Place SATURDAY 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM MAY 20th  2017 Meet at PATRICK PLACE APARTMENTS, 4251 AURORA AVE NORTH

Parade Open House and Art Brainstorm  –  Sat. May 20 – Noon til 5 Pm 2017 Fremont Solstice Parade  – OPEN HOUSE at Fremont Arts Council Powerhouse  3940 Fremont Ave. N. 98103

For more information about the Fremont Solstice Parade check out our website at

Be in the Parade!  Volunteer  and  support the parade!.

A time to relax, play, and unfetter our wildest dreams of celebratory street performance.  Bring your ideas!  Start your projects! Sign up to volunteer for cool stuff! Generate ideas, dream, start building your entry in this year’s annual Fremont Solstice Parade, or join a group that’s already working on a project.

Visitors are welcome to:

  • Check out all the cool stuff in the Powerhouse.
  • Watch parade videos.
  • Discover more about parade arts and festivals, costumes, giant puppets,
  • and generally, get inspired.

Donations of parade art, costumes, “goo gahs,” and other materials are welcome.

  • Parade Float & Ensemble Presentations– Get inspired or join!
  • Parade Art Brainstorm.
  • Live music and parade bands.
  • Sage advice from veteran float builders and ensemble leads
  • Costume Closet: Explore our treasure trove of costumes while learning some tricks! We will have costumers available to demonstrate ideas and provide inspiration.
  • You might even take something home to start your own parade ensemble!

Upcoming Key Dates:

  • May 20 – June 16     Parade Workshop Open, Powerhouse, (hours to be announced)
  • Fri., June 16, 9 pm    Parade Float Move, Powerhouse.
  • Sat., June 17, 1 pm   Fremont Solstice Parade; followed by Fremont Solstice Celebration at Gas Works Park
  • Sun., June 18            Parade Cleanup, Gasworks Park. Float clean up, Powerhouse clean up, & more

Make the Parade Amazing! For more information about the Fremont Solstice Parade check out our website at Be in the Parade!  Volunteer  and  support the parade!.

The Fremont arts council engages Community to cultivate the spirit of Celebration where Everyone! is an Artist!

Questions? Powerhouse: 3940 Fremont Ave. N., Seattle, WA 98103