Indigenous Peoples' Day Celebrations in the Seattle area!

October 11, 2019

In 2014, the Seattle City Council approved of a resolution that named the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples’ Day to acknowledge and honor the history and culture of our Indigenous communities. Here at Eighth Generation we're stoked about celebrating Indigenous Peoples' Day 2019, so we thought we'd share some awesome events you can attend and tune in around the Seattle area. Our Pike Place Market Store will also be open on Indigenous Peoples Day! Check out the events below. 

2019 Seattle Indigenous Peoples' Day Celebration

Monday, October 14 | 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM | Westlake Park

A rally and march will being at 9:30 starting at Westlake Center, which will end at Seattle City Hall. This will be followed by a 11:00 am Celebration at Seattle City Hall. Check out the Facebook event page here!


Indigenous Peoples’ Day 2019: Love Knows No Borders

Monday, October 14 | 5 PM – 9 PM | Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center 

All are welcome to celebrate at Daybreak Star, where there will be an evening full of speeches, Native cultural performances, and a community dinner at Daybreak Star. You can take a look at their website and Facebook event page for more details!


Seattle Children's Museum Indigenous Peoples' Day Celebration

Sunday, October 13 | 10 AM - 5 PM | Seattle Children's Museum

Celebrate the rich history of the Native tribes of the Pacific Northwest. Meet some local Indigenous artists and enjoy themed programming all day! Indigenous peoples (no Tribal ID necessary) receive free admission for them and their immediate family!


KEXP Indigenous Peoples' Day Celebration

Monday, October 14 | All Day | Tune in at 90.3 FM

Tune into KEXP on Monday, October 14th as they celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day, commemorating the importance of the history, culture, and connection to the lands that our Indigenous communities call home. Our founder Louie Gong (Nooksack), will also be interviewed at 4:30 PM. 

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