What’s Happening at the Powerhouse?

Welcome to Fremont Solstice Parade Central!

We’re gearing up for a deliriously good time! Are you ready?

What’s Happening at the Powerhouse?

Ensemble registrations are rolling in!

Looking for inspiration for your ensemble, or want to join one in progress? We have giant puppets, drums, dancers, fairies, kinetic sculptures, tubas..what can you bring to the streets?  Keep checking to see what’s new and who needs volunteers! Details …

The Powerhouse is open!

The Powerhouse is a free, public art studio space where we share parade art techniques and you can take part in building the parade.  We have supplies and space for you to drop by and build your creations. Open hours are posted on our website. Details …

June 2 – 3 |  Saturday – Sunday 1 – 5 pm

June 7 – 10 | Thursday – Friday 6 – 9 pm | Saturday Noon – 6 pm | Sunday Noon -6 pm

June 11 – 15 | Monday – Friday 4 pm – 9 pm | Saturday see us at the Parade! |

Additional hours for floats and ensembles available by request to parade@fremontartscouncil.org

Parade Art Workshops

Get your hands dirty…glittery…sticky…painty…whatever it takes. Parade art workshops are under-way! Wrong Way Clowns, Dream and Design, Fairy Wings, 3D paper, More being added.  Details …


You’re not registered for the Parade?

Will you be in the parade?  Join in the fun!.   Tell us about your parade ensemble ideas!   Be sure to register your ensemble!  Details …

Call for Parade Volunteers!

Volunteer at the Powerhouse

We need volunteers to help keep our studio running smoothly. Art Studio hosts keep the space clean and organized, help people find tools and supplies and keep the music playing. This is a great internship for those who like people and want to get to know artists in the local community.   Two hour shifts (or more!) available during studio open hours from June 2 – 15th. Might you be Interested? Volunteer …

Volunteer day-of the parade

The 30th annual Fremont Solstice Parade and Celebration is a day of community-centric art. Volunteers are essential to our success and everyone is welcome! Whether you’re a newbie or a seasoned reveler we have opportunities for you. As a volunteer you will meet tons of fun people and support one of Seattle’s most treasured city-wide events. Volunteer …

All Are Welcome Here

We  affirm our commitment to providing a safe and welcoming atmosphere for people of all races and backgrounds to create art and celebrations. There is no place for racism, sexism or sexual harassment at our events or in in our community.  In support of this, the Fremont Arts Council affirms our Commitment to Racial Equity and Inclusion.  Details …


{photo S. Crowley, 2016}

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