Don’t get to see live shows much these days now that you have kids to contend with? Why not try a multicultural performing arts festival geared for the whole family?

Red Tricycle is a proud sponsor of Giant Magnet – Global Attractions Playing Locally (formerly the Seattle International Children’s Festival). The 24th annual international performing arts festival brings theatre, music, dance, puppetry, and circus arts to Seattle Center May 11-15 for daytime and evening performances you and your children can enjoy together.

Weekdays and Saturday, May 15, Family Day, offer FREE activities for kids including kite-making, interactive games, hula-hooping, origami and more.

Adults and children (even the little ones) are sure to love the clowning, juggling, balancing and acrobatics by Cirque du Soleil veteran Jamie Adkins. With performers who hail from as far away as Columbia, Senegal, Germany and Japan, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Check out the complete lineup of family-friendly performances here.

For a chance to win free tickets, invite a friend to Giant Magnet’s Facebook page, tell them to click “like” and then post your name on our wall. It’s simple! May 3rd we will randomly pick the winners. The prize: You and the friend will each win a 4-pack of tickets for Giant Magnet.

Giant Magnet is May 11-15 at Seattle Center and May 17 in Tacoma.  Tickets are $10-$15, with family discounts available. Visit for tickets and more information. HINT: Use the discount code: “RedTri” to receive $2 off tickets.