The Preservation Celebration 2023 Winners

Historic Seattle’s Preservation Celebration benefits our mission to save meaningful places that foster lively communities. At the event, honorees are also recognized with awards for their achievements in historic preservation.

Save the Date!

15th Annual Preservation Celebration!

A sellout celebration that recognizes extraordinary people and projects while raising critical funds to support Historic Seattle’s mission:

saving meaningful places to foster lively communities.

Featuring Feliks Banel as the emcee, the Preservation Celebration will also include a special recognition of Historic Seattle’s 50th anniversary!

Thursday, September 28, 2023

Washington Hall

a property of Historic Seattle

continuously serving as a hub for social and cultural activities in the Central District since 1908.


At the Preservation Celebration, Historic Seattle will present preservation awards in the following categories:


Best Preservation Project Award

The Labour Temple


Outstanding Stewardship

Byrd Barr Place


Community Advocacy Award

Historic Wallingford


Community Investment Award

Seattle International Film Festival


Preserving Neighborhood Character Award

The Attic Alehouse


Beth Chave Preservation Champions Award

Dr. Dorothy Cordova & Clay Eals


Sponsorship and advertising opportunities are available! For more information, contact our Director of Philanthropy, Erika Carleton.


50th Anniversary Sponsors


Landmark Sponsors


Champion Sponsors


Advocate Sponsors


Early Bird Ticket Prices are available now through August 15.


Want to support our mission? Make your gift here!


Top photo: the 2022 Preservation Celebration at Washington Hall, courtesy of Danielle Quenell.

Labour Temple photo courtesy of Evan Parker Photography

Byrd Bar Place photo courtesy of SHKS

Historic Wallingford photo courtesy of Historic Wallingford

SIFF Cinerama photo courtesy of SIFF

The Attic photo courtesy of The Attic

Dr. Dorothy Cordova & Clay Eals photo courtesy of Ben Laigo