The Preservation Celebration

Historic Seattle’s Preservation Celebration, formerly known as the Preservation Awards, benefits the organization’s mission to save meaningful places that foster lively communities. At the event, honorees are also recognized with awards for their achievements throughout the preceding year in historic preservation.

Historic Seattle’s
Preservation Celebration
Thursday, September 19, 2019
Georgetown Ballroom

6PM Doors Open/Libations
6:30 Dinner
featuring emcee Cynthia Brothers of Vanishing Seattle and a presentation of our annual Preservation Awards
8 Dessert Reception

After reviewing more than 20 nominations, Historic Seattle’s Benefit Committee voted to honor the following at this year’s event:

State Hotel | Best Preservation Project Award * Friends of Little Saigon | Community Advocacy Award * Alki Homestead | Beth Chave Community Investment Award * Preserving Seattle’s Waterfront: the Washington Street Boat Landing, Ainsworth & Dunn Building, & Fire Station 5 | Preserving Neighborhood Character Award * Bob Hale | Preservation Champion Award * Sam Ferrazaino | Best in Neighborhood: Georgetown Award

Ready to toast to preservation? Save your space now:

Host a Table

$5,000 Benefactor Table | Includes seating for 10, listing by level, and full-page color journal ad

$2,500 Underwriter Table | Includes seating for 10, listing by level, and full-page black & white journal ad

$1,500 Partner Table | Includes seating for 10, listing by level, and half-page color journal ad

Purchase Tickets 

$300 Passionate Preservationist | Includes half-page color journal ad

$200 Non-Members | Includes one-year membership to Historic Seattle’s Supporters’ Circle

$175 Members Only 

Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

Align with the city’s largest annual celebration of preservation by becoming an event sponsor!

View the sponsorship benefits here.

$2,500 Landmark level

$1,000 Champion level

$500 Advocate level

Thanks to our generous sponsors thus far:



Event Journal Ads

Show your love for your favorite place(s) with an “I (heart) This Place Because….” ad, or promote your business, in the journal! View the 2018 Event Journal here, and select your ad here.

Cover (Color, limited availability)
$1,500 Outside Back
$1,000 Inside Front
$1,000 Inside Back

$500 Color
$250 Black & White

1/2 Page
$250 Color
$150 Black & White

1/4 Page
$150 Color
$100 Black & White

To sponsor the event, provide in-kind contributions, or purchase tables and tickets offline, contact Director of Philanthropy & Engagement Naomi West at or 206.622.6952 ext. 222.

Can’t make it? Please click here to make a gift to help us reach this year’s Preservation Celebration Benefit fundraising goal of $50,000 to protect places that matter!

Top photo: the 2018 Preservation Awards at Washington Hall in the Central District.