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Cedar River Salmon Journey

See salmon returning to spawn, learn about their journey and the history of the Cedar River, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays in October, Landsburg Park, Landsburg Road Southeast, and Cedar River Trail, Ravensdale; Cavanaugh Pond Natural Area, Maple Valley Highway and Southeast Eighth Drive, Renton; Riverview Park, Maple Valley Highway and Southeast Fifth Street, Renton; Cedar River Park, 1715 S.E. Maple Valley Highway, Renton; Renton Library, 100 Mill Ave. S., Renton; free (

Kelsey Creek Farm Fair: Entertainment, heritage demonstrations and activities, farm animals, wagon rides, food vendors, pony rides, pumpkin patch, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Kelsey Creek Farm Park, 410 130th Place S.E., Bellevue; free admission, fees for some activities, cash only (425-452-7688 or

Spiders and Insects Super Saturday: Meet insects and spiders, arts and crafts activities, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Seward Park Audubon Center, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S., Seattle; free (206-652-2444 or

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Vashon Island CiderFest: Vashon Farmers Market apple pressing, cider sale; kids’ activities at Vashon Senior Center; Open House at Vashon Island Fire and Rescue for safety tips, kids’ activities, food, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., downtown Vashon; farm and orchard activities at other island locations, hours vary (

Wild Mushroom Show: Puget Sound Mycological Society wild-mushroom display, cooking demonstrations, lectures; field guides; bring mushrooms to be identified, noon-7 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Mountaineers Club, 7700 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle; $5-$10, ages 11 and younger free (

Reptile and Exotic Animal Show and Sale:
10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Washington State Fair Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave. S.W., Puyallup; $8, ages 10 and younger free (253-841-5045 or

Serres Farm Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze: Pumpkin patch, produce sale, corn maze, kids’ train on weekends, 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, 1-7 p.m. Monday-Friday, 20306 N.E. 50th St., Redmond (425-868-3017 or

Two Brothers Pumpkin Patch: Farm animals, pumpkin patch, fall market, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, Game Haven Farm, 7110 310th Ave. N.E., Carnation (425-333-4313).

Carpinito Brothers Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze: Pumpkin patch, corn maze, hay rides, produce stand, farm animals, 9 a.m.-dusk daily, South 277th Street and West Valley Highway, Kent; corn maze $6-$9, hay rides $3 (253-854-5692 or

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