Fun & Free KPC Open House to Celebrate GiveBIG!


Kirkland Performance Center (KPC) is excited to announce a new, fun, and free open house event on May 3rd, 2016 at 4:30pm to celebrate GiveBIG, the Seattle Foundation’s annual day of giving. Enjoy free live performances by KPC’s partner organizations including Jet City ImprovStudio East, and Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra. Get to know the KPC staff, enjoy refreshments in the lobby, and learn about GiveBIG, KPC, and our partner organizations. This FREE evening of entertainment, fun, and giving is open to the public. 


This is open house is an exciting way for Kirkland community members to get to know all that KPC has to offer, and learn how their support helps the organization. There will be donation stations set up in the KPC lobby so that attendees can make a GiveBIG gift during their visit. Join KPC and help support the local arts organizations in our community, and learn more about what each organization is all about. For those who cannot make it to the open house, they can still donate to KPC and their other favorite organizations online during GiveBIG. Gifts made through Seattle Foundation’s online giving portal on May 3rd, are matched by the Seattle Foundation via a stretch pool of funds, so that all donations go further. To donate online please visit


KPC’s open house schedule is as follows. Lobby doors will be open throughout the event, so patrons can come and go as they please.

·       4:30pm – Lobby open, refreshments available

·       5:30-5:45pm – Studio East

·       6-6:30pm – Jet City Improv

·       7 – 7:30pm – SRJO Trio

·       7:30-8:00pm – Talk with KPC staff and donate to KPC and partner organizations for GiveBIG


Seattle Foundation's GiveBIG - A one-day, online charitable giving event designed to raise money for our region's hard-working nonprofits - gets bigger and helps more organizations each year. All day on May 3rd you can donate through a giving portal to KPC, and any other nonprofit of your choosing. Patrons can set up their donation online today and then those donations will be processed on May 3rd. Gifts must be made through the Seattle Foundation’s giving portal in order to be a part of GiveBIG.


For more information on GiveBIG, visit the Seattle Foundation’s website. For a complete list of shows and events in the KPC season, visit The KPC lobby is located at 350 Kirkland Ave., Kirkland WA, 98033.

GiveBIG KPC Open House: May 3, 4:30-8:00 pm – Free and open to all

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