SoCoCulture Members

Alimentando al Pueblo

Alimentando al Pueblo’s mission is to promote healing through food, Community and celebration. Roxana Pardo García 15003 14th Avenue SW; Burien WA 98166 206-786-8451 CHISME@ALIMENTANDOALPUEBLO.ORG... Read more...

Allegro Performing Arts Academy

Allegro Performing Arts Academy has just celebrated its 27th anniversary!  We pride ourselves on offering a wide variety of training in the performing arts for all ages and levels. Allegro has recently received the honor of “#1 dance studio in the NW and Top 25... Read more...

Allied Arts of Renton

The purpose of Allied Arts of Renton, Inc. is to cultivate a community that values all forms of art in order to enrich lives, make arts accessible to all, celebrate the diversity of art and encourage maximum participation in the arts.  Among the activities we sponsor:... Read more...

Arts Foundation Federal Way

Arts Foundations Federal Way, formerly known as the Federal Way Performing Arts Foundation, proudly unveils its transformative changes aimed at creating a more inclusive and equitable platform for the arts. With a new name that reflects its commitment to advancing the... Read more...

Arts Unlimited

Arts Unlimited is comprised of a group of artists, business owners, and volunteers throughout the Northwest who have a common goal of building and connecting community through the arts. • PO Box 841; Renton WA  98057 • artsunlimitedrenton@gmail.com •... Read more...

Auburn Arts Commission

The Arts Commission’s purpose is to foster the growth of the arts in Auburn through the presentation of various arts programs, community initiatives and program partnerships. Through a shared vision, leadership and service, the Auburn Arts Commission’s goal is... Read more...

Auburn Symphony Orchestra

In 1996, Founding Conductor and Music Director Stewart Kershaw assembled a talented group of regional musicians to form a symphony orchestra. Now under the direction of Wesley Schulz, the fully-professional Auburn Symphony Orchestra has become one of the most... Read more...

Aunt Dottie’s Sing-Along Cabaret

This ain’t your mama’s cabaret! Nope, this is a raucous, rowdy, interactive show that’s different every time. Aunt Dottie and her Nephew Aaron bring their unique brand of entertainment to this all-requests cabaret full of pop, rock, laughs, and surprises. You never... Read more...

BAT Theatre

BAT Theatre (Burien Actors Theatre) brings together a diverse group of people to share a common experience to build community and sustainable economic growth. BAT welcomes and embraces our shared humanity through live theater. We question norms and thrive because of... Read more...

Black Diamond Arts Alliance

Black Diamond Arts Alliance is committed to mentoring and supporting local artists. We work in the community to provide art events, create avenues for exposure and help artists learn the business of art. • Patricia Moss, President • 24717 Mason Street; Black Diamond... Read more...

Black Diamond Historical Society

The mission of the Black Diamond Historical Society shall be the discovery, preservation, and dissemination of the history of Black Diamond and environs, as it relates to King County and the State of Washington. NEW HOURS: The Black Diamond Museum is open every... Read more...

Black Genealogy Research Group

This is an open forum for people of all backgrounds and experience who have an interest in genealogy. Join in lively discussions and programs to learn and share genealogy with experts. Due to COVID-19 protocols, the BGRG monthly meetings, typically held on the first... Read more...

Burien Arts Association

Our mission is to enrich the lives of members in the Burien and Highline area communities through the arts. • Grace Stiller • PO Box 66574; Burien WA 98166 • 206-795-5783 • gracestiller.burienarts@gmail.com •... Read more...

Burien Arts Commission

The City of Burien’s Arts Commission promotes and nurtures the arts as an essential component of City life. The City of Burien also oversees the Moshier Community Art Center, 430 S 156th in Burien. Moshier provides a fully equipped ceramics studio for students from... Read more...

Burien Arts/Burien Arts Association

The Burien Arts Association provides local, public access to the visual and performing arts for citizens of southwest King County.  Many of the programs are free and appeal to all ages, including the Pop Up Gallery (location varies), July and August Shakespeare in the... Read more...

Burien Culture Hub

The Burien Culture Hub is a collaborative project and media property made possible in part by the local arts and culture organizations in Burien. Our intention is to act as a central resource for all kinds of information relevant to arts and culture: individuals,... Read more...

Carco Theatre

Carco Theatre is a 300-seat facility with many amenities and flexible hours, making it suitable for business meetings, seminars, receptions, and other activities. Johnathon Crick, Theatre Manager 1717 Maple Valley Highway; Renton WA 98057 206-775-8600... Read more...

Cascade Foothills Chorale

The Enumclaw Plateau’s choir since 1976.  An adult SATB chorale that performs two major concerts per season. No auditions required to join. $50 dues for each spring & winter concert. Fun-laughter-music! Come join us! President, Trudy D’Armond; Vice... Read more...

Centerstage Theatre

Centerstage is one of Western Washington’s oldest established theatre companies. Founded in 1977, Centerstage is contracted by the City of Federal Way to manage and operate the Knutzen Theatre, which is a city-owned facility. The company is committed to... Read more...

Des Moines Arts Commission

The City  of Des Moines Arts Commission, established in 2006, represents the interests of the City in matters of the arts to inform assist sponsor or coordinate with arts organizations artists and others for the cultural advancement of the community. 22307 Dock Avenue... Read more...

Emerald Theatre

Emerald Theatre group is based in South King County.  We have been entertaining our local communities since 2008, with plays and cabaret performances. • Earlene DeLeon, president • info@emeraldtheatre.org • www.emeraldtheatre.org Read more...

Enumclaw Arts Commission

The Enumclaw Arts Commission enriches the Plateau area by coordinating and supporting literary, visual and performing artists and events, both amateur and professional. Jayme Wade, Cultural Programs and Events Coordinator 360-615-5619 jwade@ci.enumclaw.wa.us... Read more...

Evergreen City Ballet

Evergreen City Ballet (ECB) was founded in 1994 and received its non-profit status in 1995. It was established in downtown Auburn as both a pre-professional ballet school and as a performing company. On September 1, 2009, ECB relocated to a state-of-the art,... Read more...

Federal Way Arts Commission

The FW Arts Commission serves to bring more free or low cost arts opportunities to the community through musical performances, theater, and visual arts festivals. We also aim to provide resources to support local arts organizations. Cassandra Swan, Recreation... Read more...

Federal Way Chorale

Since 1993, the Federal Way Chorale has distinguished itself through dynamic performances and professional presentation of demanding choral literature.  An exciting and fun group with approximately 45 members, and two major concerts each year, anyone who loves to sing... Read more...

Federal Way Harmony Kings

Since January 2019, the Harmony Kings has both men AND women singing on the risers as official Barbershop Harmony Society members! This talented group represents multiple generations and backgrounds and provides a fun, high quality musical experience in tight... Read more...

Federal Way Symphony

Our intention with the Federal Way Symphony is to bring great music from all eras and traditions to our audience. Our community is diverse and we reach out with ‘something for everyone.’ Our guiding principle is to present great music in all its forms, and we are... Read more...

Friends of Saltwater State Park

Friends of Saltwater State Park is an official State Parks Friends group in existence since 2016. Because Saltwater’s mixture of habitats; such as the amazing underwater marine park for adventurous scuba divers, large intertidal beach for beach explorers, salmon... Read more...

George C Scott Studios Inc

Making and sharing arts and such in art glass, ceramics and metal. Classes and shared studio space. Collaborating on public art projects. • George Scott • 22220 7th Avenue S; Des Moines WA 98198 • 206-271-2113 • george@georgecscottstudios.com •... Read more...

Greater Kent Historical Society

The Greater Kent Historical Society operates the Kent Historical Museum, which is located in the Bereiter House in downtown Kent. Built in 1908, the historic home is furnished with period furniture and exhibits of local artifacts. Garden artwork commemorates the local... Read more...

Highline Heritage Museum

Highline Heritage Museum’s mission is to preserve, collect and tell the stories of the Highline area and its people. We also provide exhibits at SeaTac City Hall, 4800 S 188th Street.  We welcome volunteers! Nancy Salguero McKay, Executive Director 819 SW 152nd... Read more...

Highline Public Schools

The Visual and Performing Arts are a vital part of the core education experience in the Highline School District, which serves approximately 18,000 students Kindergarten through Grade 12 in the communities of Burien, Des Moines, Normandy Park, SeaTac, Boulevard Park,... Read more...

Historical Society of Federal Way

The Historical Society of Federal Way serves its public through researching, preserving, teaching, documenting and indexing the human history of the Greater Federal Way area to build a sense of community, identity, and heritage. The Historical Society of Federal Way... Read more...

Improv Mindset LLC

ImprovMindset provides workshops and trainings using theatrical techniques to help people build effective teams and improve communication skills as well as develop leaders. • Andrew McMasters, Lead Facilitator • 425-312-2840 • andrew@improvmindset.com •... Read more...

Kent Arts Commission

The Kent Arts Commission, a board of 14 volunteer citizens appointed by the Mayor, was founded by City Ordinance in 1975. The Arts Commission’s mission is to provide leadership in establishing cultural opportunities and arts education, to improve the quality of life... Read more...

Key to Change

Key to Change’s mission is to inspire underserved youth through world class music instruction and support their development as self aware leaders. Key to Change provides weekly violin and viola group and private lessons to middle and high school students living... Read more...

King County Library System

The King County Library System has over 17 community libraries throughout South King County, offering a variety of story times, writers’ groups, computer classes, book clubs, multicultural programs and citizenship preparation classes.  For more information about... Read more...

La Roxay Productions

La Roxay’s Mission is Hood healing and Liberation. Vision is Joyful Ancestors and Community. La Roxay Productions approaches Community work through a healing justice framework. La Roxay curates experiences and shares knowledge that centers Black, Indigenous,... Read more...

Maple Valley Creative Arts Council

The Maple Valley Creative Arts Council is dedicated to the promotion and appreciation of the arts in our community and schools as a source of inspiration and education to enhance the quality of life for everyone.  The Arts Council’s immediate goal is to... Read more...

Maple Valley Public Arts Commission

The Maple Valley Public Arts Commission provides leadership to foster cultural opportunities and arts education, to improve the quality of life and enhance the aesthetic environment through public art, to promote Maple Valley as a creative center for arts experiences,... Read more...

Maple Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra

Maple Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra is an orchestra-based music education program with playing groups for every level of player from beginning to advanced. The mission of the MVYSO is this: “As the Maple Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra, we will enlighten the... Read more...

Neely Mansion Association

The Neely Mansion Association maintains the 1894 Neely Mansion, the 1930 Hori Furoba, and the 1940 Acosta Farm Shed on this National Historic Site. We actively interpret and share with the public the cultural heritage and history of the diverse people who lived here... Read more...

Northwest Symphony Orchestra

The mission of the Northwest Symphony Orchestra is to be the premier orchestra in performing and promoting the music of contemporary northwest composers while also performing, and educating, the public in the full spectrum of classical music. Dr. Anthony Spain,... Read more...

Pacific Ballroom Dance

Pacific Ballroom Dance builds character in youth by providing a positive ballroom dance experience.  Our values promote inclusiveness, dedication, leadership, teamwork, fitness, respect, and excellence.  Our vision is to provide youth with a positive artistic, social... Read more...

Rainier Symphony

One of the finest community orchestras on the West Coast, Rainer Symphony reaches performs for thousands of people each year with a broad range of music from the classical and pops repertoire.  Diverse membership includes teachers, physicians, engineers, business... Read more...

Rainier Youth Choirs

Rainier Youth Choirs offers an exceptional and affordable children’s and youth choir music education and performance program for boys and girls. Chorus levels available for singers grades 2 through 12. Karen Fulmer, Executive Director Box 9222; Covington WA... Read more...

Renton History Museum

The Museum’s mission is to preserve, document, interpret, and educate about the history of greater Renton in ways that are accessible to diverse people of all ages. Permanent exhibits depict the history of Renton’s industries, government, schools, and a model... Read more...

Renton Municipal Arts Commission

The Renton Municipal Arts Commission promotes community involvement in the arts through exposure, education and participation. The Commission strives to support and connect people with arts and culture endeavors in the Renton community. Neil Sheesley, Chair Jessie... Read more...

SeaTac Arts, Culture and Library Advisory Committee

The Arts, Culture and Library Committee (ACLAC) acts in an advisory capacity to the City Council with the following purposes: Make recommendations pertaining to art and culture to the community and creating a bridge between the SeaTac community and the Valley View... Read more...

Seattle Universal Math Museum

Seattle Universal Math Museum’s (SUMM) mission is to spark each and every person to love math. Participants of SUMM’s programming embark on a math journey with creative opportunities for math exploration, learning and discovery. SUMM collaborates with parents,... Read more...

SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve

SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve acquires and restores critical lands to permanently protect and steward dwindling wildlife habitat while engaging and educating all. Our vision is that the vital wildlife habitat, lands, and waters surrounding Shadow Lake are protected,... Read more...

South King County Genealogical Society

The South King County Genealogical Society’s aim is to stimulate interest in genealogy and aid individual members in compiling their family records; seek genealogical and historical knowledge; preserve and perpetuate the records of our ancestors; and promote the... Read more...

The Museum of Flight

The Museum of Flight exists to acquire, preserve and exhibit historically significant air and space artifacts, which provide a foundation for scholarly research and lifelong learning programs that inspire an interest in and understanding of science, technology and the... Read more...

Tukwila Arts Commission

The Tukwila Arts Commission is made up of seven resident representatives and one student representative. The commissioners are artists and advocates for art! Michael May, Manager for Communications, Community Engagement, Arts & Events 12424 42nd Avenue S;  Tukwila... Read more...

Tukwila Historical Society

We preserve the cultural, architectural, geological and historical heritage of Tukwila through preservation of photographs, documents, oral histories, buildings, and natural resources. Pat Brodin, President 14475 59th Avenue S; Tukwila WA 98168... Read more...

Visit Seattle Southside

Explore the curiously wonderful Seattle Southside and embark on unique microadventures that blend the familiar with the unexpected! From beachcombing to the thrill of indoor skydiving, discover a world of local mysteries, world-class museums, and hidden gems. Taste at... Read more...

White River Valley Museum

Whether you walk through a pioneer cabin, climb aboard a caboose and play in a one-room school, the award-winning White River Valley Museum presents history in a fun and involving way.  Permanent exhibits focus on the Muckleshoot Indian Tribe, pioneer life,... Read more...