Known and loved for popular performances including the Northwest Folklife Festival and DANCE This, Te Fare O Tamatoa is on a mission to educate the public about Tahiti through drumming and dancing—it’s a bonus that the “lessons” are so incredibly entertaining and fun. Working in the traditional style, Te Fare O Tamatoa (The House of Tamatoa) demonstrates Tahitian drumming, dance, music, history, and culture through high-energy rhythmic performances that are beautiful, colorful, and mesmerizing.
Presented by: Town Hall as part of the Saturday Family Concerts series, curated by Brian Faker and Susie Tennant. Series supported by US Bancorp Foundation, Lucky Seven Foundation, and Fales Foundation Trust. Series media sponsorship provided by ParentMap.
Tickets: free for kids 12 and under/$5 for adults with children/$25 unaccompanied adults. Tickets are required for children and adults.
Doors open: 10:30 am
Learn more: About Te Fare O Tamatoa.
Travel advisory: The Northwest Flower and Garden Show is happening at the Convention Center this weekend, so there may be changed traffic and parking patterns around Town Hall.