Octopus Week, Seattle Aquarium
Learn about the giant Pacific octopus of Puget Sound, with daily octopus feedings, talks, kids activities, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily; live octopus release under the pier with video feed, noon Saturday and Feb. 23; Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Seattle; $14.95-$21.95 (206-386-4300 or www.seattleaquarium.org).
Free Day, the Wing: Free admission for all, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, 719 S. King St., Seattle (206-623-5124 or wingluke.org).
Green Hour: Observe and explore the park, unstructured play and interaction with science-based ideas for children ages 5 and older and parents, 1 p.m. Saturday, Lewis Creek Park and Visitor Center, 5808 Lakemont Blvd. S.E., Bellevue; free (425-452-4195 or www.bellevuewa.gov/lewis_creek_park.htm).
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Quilts in Bloom: Kitsap Quilters display of 200 quilts, vendors, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Kitsap County Fairgrounds, 1200 N.W. Fairgrounds Road, Bremerton; $5 donation (www.kitsapquilters.com
Harlem Globetrotters: Touring basketball family entertainment, team salutes Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks and their fans by wearing special number 12 jerseys, 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday, ShoWare Center, Kent; 2 p.m. Sunday, Comcast Arena, Everett; 2 p.m. Monday, KeyArena, Seattle; $20-$125 (www.harlemglobetrotters.com).
Valentine Pet Adoption Discount: Half-price adoption fees and adoption gift certificates for dogs and cats ages 3 and older, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Humane Society, 13212 S.E. Eastgate Way, Bellevue (425-641-0080 or seattlehumane.org).
Seattle International Motorcycle Show: Latest in gear, aftermarket products, new models, seminars, entertainment for all ages, custom bike competition, pro rider appearances, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Washington State Convention Center, 800 Convention Place, Seattle; $6-$24 (206-219-4501 or atnd.it/5733-0).
Seattle Home Show: Hundreds of home and garden displays, seminars, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, noon-8 p.m. Monday through Feb. 21, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Feb. 22, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Feb. 23, CenturyLink Field Event Center, 800 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle; $3-$12 (425-467-0960 or www.SeattleHomeShow.com
Family Dance: Dance for families with children under age 10 to live traditional music, no experience needed, 3 p.m. Sunday, Phinney Neighborhood Center, 6532 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $6-$18 (206-330-7408 or seattledance.org/family).
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