Seattle Center Seafair Torchlight FanFest
Date(s): Saturday, July 26, 2014
Location: Seattle Center
Time: 12 p.m.- 6 p.m.

Start your Torchlight Saturday at the Seattle Center Seafair Torchlight FanFest, a completely free event located at Seattle Center. Join us and kick off Torchlight Night and Marine Week in Seattle! Guests can explore the fun interactive booths hosted by our sponsors offering prizes, give-aways and free samples. There will be floats on display along Mercer Street. Come get a preview of the Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade before the action starts!

The Alaska Airlines Stage located outside Fisher Pavilion by the Beer Garden will host exciting activities throughout the day! Participating in the Michelob ULTRA Seafair Torchlight Run? Pick up your packet or register on-site right above the Seattle Center Seafair Torchlight FanFest on top of Fisher Pavilion.

Schedule of Events
12 p.m.              Opening Ceremonies & Torch Lighting at Alaska Airlines Stage featuring Lieutenant General Berger
                          Torchlight FanFest Begins - Preview the Parade Floats
                          Torchlight Night Beer Garden Opens
12:30 p.m.         United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon
1:15 p.m.           Electronettes Hi-Stepper Drill Team & Drum Squad
1:30 p.m.           FYA Drill Team
2 p.m.                WARM 106.9FM Teddy Bear Drill Team
2:30 p.m.           Hibbing High School Marching Band
3 p.m.                Miss Seafair & Seafair Foundation Scholarship Program for Women Participants Autograph Signing
3:30 p.m.           U.S. Navy Dixieland Band "Deception Brass"
4 p.m.                Alaska Airlines Drill Team             
                          Seafair Clowns Appearance
4:30 p.m.           Marines Rock Band
                          Royal Knighting Ceremony
5 p.m.                United States Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon
                          Seafair Commodores Rose Planting Ceremony
5:30 p.m.           Royal Knighting Ceremony
6 p.m.                Michelob ULTRA Seafair Torchlight Run Warm Up lead by Orthopedic Specialists Trainer
6:30 p.m.           Michelob ULTRA Seafair Torchlight Run 5K & 8K Start
7:30 p.m.           Michelob ULTRA Seafair Torchlight Run Awards Ceremony & Pirate Costume Contest
10 p.m.              Torchlight Night Concludes

  • Beer Garden
  • Live Entertainment on Alaska Airlines Stage
  • Seafair Princesses Autograph Signing
  • Appearances by Seafair Clowns & Seafair Pirates
Food Trucks & Carts
  • Maya's Mexican Restaurant
The Seattle Center Seafair Torchlight FanFest has something for everyone! Check out the Brooks Deep Sea Diver and test your gait to determine the right shoe for you. Head over to the Nature Valley booth to try the latest products! Alaska Airlines will be on-site along with CLICK 98.9 - Modern Music, Sheila G's Brownie Brittle and much more. Don't miss all that the FanFest has to offer in the hours leading up to the big events of the evening- the Michelob ULTRA Seafair Torchlight Run and Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade!
  • AM 880 KIXI
  • Barefoot Wine & Bubbly
  • The Boeing Company
  • First Aid Shot Therapy
  • Albert Lee Appliance
  • CLICK 98.9FM - Modern Music
  • Nature Valley
  • Western Washington Hyundai Dealers
  • Brooks Running
  • Geico Insurance
  • Health First Chiropractic
  • Franz Bakery
  • Rockstar Energy Drink
  • Sheila's Brownie Brittle
  • Orthopedic Specialists of Seattle
  • American Family Insurance
  • TalkingRain Beverage company
  • KIRO7 Eyewitness News
  • Today's WARM 106.9FM
  • PODS
About Seattle Center
Since its beginning 50 years ago, Seattle Center has served as an arts, civic and family gathering place in the core of our region. The more than 30 cultural, educational, sports and entertainment organizations residing on the 74-acre campus, together with a broad range of public and community programs, create nearly 5,000 events attracting 12 million visitors each year. At Seattle Center, our purpose is to create exceptional events, experiences and environments that delight and inspire the human spirit to build stronger communities. Activities at the Center generate $1.15 billion in business activity and $387 million in labor income.

Event Sponsors
Alaska Airlines, Albert Lee Appliance, Alternative Talk 1150 KKNW, AM 880 KIXI Music - As Cool Now As It Was Then, Barefoot Wine, Brooks, Budweiser, KIRO 7 Eyewitness News, Michelob ULTRA, MOVIN 92.5 All The Hits!, Orthopedic Specialists of Seattle, Paddy Coyne’s Irish Pub, PODS, Road Runner Sports, Rockstar Energy Drink, Running Evolution, Safeway, Seattle Center, Seattle Magazine,, Sheila G's Brownie Brittle, TalkingRain Beverage Company, The Boeing Company, The New Click 98.9 - Modern Music, Today’s Warm 106.9 FM, Tulalip Resort Casino, Tutta Bella Neapolitan Pizzeria, Washington Blueberry Commission, Wells Fargo, Western Washington Hyundai Dealers.