A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, June 17-23, 2016.

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Animal events

Woodland Park Zoo

ONGOING Daily activities include baby gorilla Yola in the gorilla exhibit, 1 p.m., weather permitting; keeper talks, 11:30 a.m.; giraffe feeding experience, 10-11 a.m. and 3-4 p.m. ($5, cash only, closed Tuesdays); Family Farm contact area, 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Willawong Station bird feeding ($1/seed stick, cash only); history carousel ($2); Banyan Wilds tour, 1:30 p.m.; 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $12.25-$19.95, ages 2 and younger free (206-548-2500 or zoo.org).

Northwest Trek Slug Fest

PLAN AHEAD Slug-themed games, crafts, presentations, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m. June 25-26, Northwest Trek Wildlife Park, Eatonville; $8.95-$21.95 (360-832-6117 or nwtrek.org).

Auto events

Fenders on Front Street

SUN Classic car show, live music, MC Lance Lambert, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, downtown Issaquah (fendersonfrontstreet.com).

Greenwood Car Show

PLAN AHEAD Collector car show, music, vendors, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. June 25, Greenwood Avenue North from North 65th Street to North 90th Street, Seattle; vehicle registration $15-$30, free for spectators (206-930-3033 or greenwoodcarshow.com).


The Longest Day: Alzheimer’s Association Fundraiser

MON Activities for all ages, sunrise to sundown Monday, Lake Tye Park, 14964 Fryelands Boulevard, Monroe; free, donations to the Alzheimer’s Association gladly accepted (act.alz.org).

Raise Your Glass

JUNE 23 Wine and beer tasting, pizza, salad, silent auction to benefit The Wave Foundation to end domestic violence, 6 p.m. June 23, The Factory Luxe, 3100 Airport Way S., Seattle; $40 (thewavefoundation.org/news-and-events/raise-your-glass.

Ladies Night Out

JUNE 23 Wine tasting, fashion show, entertainment; benefits Kent Youth and Family Services, 5 p.m. June 23, Kent Station, 417 Ramsay Way, Kent; $25-$35 (kentstation.com).

Sherpa Nepali Dinner

PLAN AHEAD Northwest Sherpa Association fundraiser to build a community center, Nepali food and tea, panel of Sherpa Mount Everest guides, silent auction of items from Nepal, documentary movie “Sherpa” about the 2014 Mount Everest avalanche, 3 p.m. June 25, Mercer Island VFW Hall, Mercer Island; $20 (eventbrite.com).


Bicycle Sunday

SUN Scenic boulevard for biking and walking, closed to motorized vehicles, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Lake Washington Boulevard from Mount Baker Beach to Seward Park, Seattle (seattle.gov/parks/bicyclesunday).


Bell Street Pier Classic Rendezvous

SAT-SUN Display of 50 Classic Yacht Association yachts, most built between the 1920s and 1940, many open for visitors to board, soft-soled shoes required, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Bell Harbor Marina, 2203 Alaskan Way, Seattle; free (portseattle.org/Marinas/Bell-Harbor-Marina/Pages/classic_wkend.aspx).


Skandia Dance

FRI Dance workshop, 7:30 p.m., dance to live Scandinavian music, 8:30 p.m. Friday, Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood; $15, kids free (425-954-5262 or skandia-folkdance.org).

Swing Into Summer

FRI Swing dance lesson, no partner or experience required, 6:30 p.m.; swing and ballroom dance with music by West Seattle Big Band; dinner and drinks available, 7 p.m. Friday, The Hall at Fauntleroy, 9131 California Ave. S.W., Seattle; $15 in advance, or at the door if space available (brownpapertickets.com/event/2539294).

Northwest Dance

SAT Dance workshop, 7:30 p.m.; dance to live music by Almost KGB, 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Swedish Club, 1920 Dexter Ave. N., Seattle; $20 (206-781-1238 or nwdance.net).

Eastside Salsa Party

SAT Introduction to salsa dancing class, 5:30 p.m.; dance party, 6 p.m. Saturday, Marina Park, 25 Lake Shore Plaza, Kirkland; $10 (facebook.com/events/395981943934237).

Sno-King International Folk Dance Club

SAT Folk dancing, dance lesson, 7 p.m. Saturday, Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood; $7 (206-524-7360 or sno-king.org).

Evening in Vienna Ball

PLAN AHEAD Walzes, fox trot, swing, tango with Orchestra Expressiva, black tie, 6 p.m. June 25, University of Washington HUB (Husky Union Building), Seattle; $45-$95 (danceforjoy.biz/vienna2016.html).


Celebrate Juneteenth

FRI Celebrating the 151st anniversary of the celebration of the news of the Emancipation Proclamation reaching Texas, with performances for all ages, food, games, community resource fair, 2-5 p.m. Friday, Rainier Beach Community Center, 8825 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle (206-386-1925).

Fremont Fair and Solstice Parade

FRI-SUN Arts and crafts vendors, music, Art Car Blowout, 5-11 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday; headliner concerts, 6 p.m. Friday-Saturday; Dog Parade, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Fremont Avenue between North 41st and North 36th Streets, Seattle (fremontsolstice.com/); Fremont Solstice Parade, Solice Cyclists naked, painted bike riders, arts-themed parade with no written words, motorized vehicles or live animals, 3 p.m. Saturday from Third Avenue Northwest and Leary Way Northwest, ending at Gas Works Park for Fremont Solstice Celebration music festival, food trucks, beer garden, art installations, 3:30-9 p.m. Saturday, Seattle (fremontartscouncil.org/).

Edmonds Arts Festival

FRI-SUN Art gallery displays, 240 artists selling their work, entertainment, food vendors, art activities for children, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds (425-771-6412 or edmondsartsfestival.com).

Washington Brewers Festival

FRI-SUN Washington Beer Commission all-ages festival with 400 beers from 105 Washington breweries, wine and cider tastings, food vendors, live music, Kids’ Playground, Root Beer Garden; ages 21 and older only, 4-9:30 p.m. Friday; all ages (under age 21 accompanied by parent), 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Sunday, Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway N.E., Redmond; $25-$30/includes eight tasting tokens; $5/designated driver; ages under 21 free (washingtonbeer.com).

Meeker Days Festival

FRI-SUN Four entertainment stages, two food courts, 200 craft and commercial vendors, beer garden, antique tractor display, classic car show, noon-9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, downtown Puyallup (253-840-2631 or puyallupmainstreet.com).

Morgan Junction Community Festival

SAT Music and entertainment, food trucks, commercial and community vendors, Bark of Morgan dog parade and contest, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., kids’ arts/craft activities, 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday, Morgan Junction Park, 6401 California Ave. S.W., Seattle (morganjunction.org/festival/106-2016-festival.html).

Pirate Street Fair

SAT Family Treasure Hunt with prizes, pirates stories, fire engine tour, kids’ pirate costume contest, join in Highline High School cheerleader dance, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Westwood Village, 2600 S.W. Barton St., Seattle (westwoodvillagecenter.com/eventscalendar).

Burien Wild Strawberry Festival

SAT-SUN Music, performers, craft vendors, food trucks, kids’ activities, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Father’s Day Car Show and Chili Cookoff Sunday, Burien Town Square Park, 152nd Street Southwest and Fifth Avenue Southwest, Burien (206-988-3700 or wildstrawberryfestival.org).

Biringer Farm Harvest Festival

SAT-SUN Farm market with fresh strawberries, berry picking, strawberry shortcake, cooking demos on making jams and jellies, kids’ activities including rides, games, pony rides, maze, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Biringer Farm, 21412 59th Ave. N.E., Arlington (425-259-0255 or biringerfarm.com).

Kitsap Peninsula National Water Trails Festival

SAT-SUN Canoe, kayak, rowing and paddle board events and demonstrations, sealife touch tank, games, entertainment, food vendors, tour USS Coast Guard Cutter, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Silverdale Waterfront Park, Byron St., Silverdale (watertrailsfestival.com).

Juneteenth Celebration and Festival

SUN Celebrating the 151st anniversary of the celebration of the news of the Emancipation Proclamation reaching Texas, with music, dance, celebration of students, Father’s Day activities, sharing African American culture, 10 a.m.-dusk Sunday, Morrill Meadows Park, 10600 S.E. 248th St., Kent (facebook.com/KentBlackActionCommission).

Issaquah Make Music Day

TUE Part of worldwide events, performances at indoor and outdoor locations, musicians of all ages, amateur and professional, every musical style, invited to participate, 5-9 p.m. at many indoor and outdoor Issaquah locations; All-Instrument Flash Mob performing Louie, Louie, 6 p.m. Tuesday, City Hall, Issaquah; free, musicians preregister (downtownissaquah.com).

Taste of Tacoma

PLAN AHEAD Food from 40 restaurants and specialty food products, 100 craft and commercial vendors, cooking demos, music and entertainment, beer gardens, carnival rides, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. June 24-25, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. June 26, Point Defiance Park, Tacoma (425-295-3262 or tasteoftacoma.com/).

Seafair Pirates Landing

PLAN AHEAD Seafair Pirates sail in to kick off the 67th Seafair; vendors, music, inflatable rides for kids, pirate look-a-like contest, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 25, Alki Beach, Seattle (seafairpirates.org/).

Spirit of Indigenous People

PLAN AHEAD Costumes, music and dance performances, storytelling of indigenous people around the world, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. June 25, Seattle Center, Seattle (206-684-7200 or sihb.org).

Bellevue Strawberry Festival

PLAN AHEAD Entertainment, food, fresh strawberry shortcake, craft and merchandise vendors, historical exhibits, games, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. June 25, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. June 26, Crossroads Park, Bellevue (bellevuestrawberryfestival.org/Home.asp).

Capitol Hill Pride Festival March & Rally

PLAN AHEAD Street fair food, vendors, entertainment, Doggie Drag Costume Contest, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. June 25, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. June 26, Broadway between East John Street and Roy Street, Seattle (capitolhillpridefestival.info).

Shoreline Arts Festival

PLAN AHEAD Local artists’ marketplace, musical performances, Food Truck Food Court, beer garden, art and photo exhibits, Missoula Children’s Theatre performance, cultural rooms with displays and activities, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. June 25, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. June 26, Shoreline Center, Shoreline (shorelinearts.net).

Midsomer Festival

PLAN AHEAD Theatre, knightly combat, puppetry, crafts, archery, minstrels, food at living history village, noon-5 p.m. June 25-26, Camlann Medieval Village, 10320 Kelly Road N.E., Carnation; $6-$10, ages 5 and younger free (camlann.org).

Father’s Day events

Dads Ride Free Steam Train

SAT-SUN Fathers ride free when accompanied by a paying child of any age, vintage train ride with views of Cascade foothills, Snoqualmie Falls and Snoqualmie Valley, 11 a.m., 12:30, 2, 3:30, 4:45 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Northwest Railway Museum, 38625 S.E. King St., Snoqualmie; $12-$22 (425-888-3030 or trainmuseum.org).

Museum of Flight Father’s Day

SUN Free admission for all dads accompanied by kids, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, featuring Above and Beyond: The Ultimate Interactive Flight Exhibition aircraft, flying, spacecraft simulations displays, Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle; $13-$23 (206-764-5700 or museumofflight.org).

A Day of Play with Dad

SUN Father’s Day pancake breakfast, climbing wall, Challenge Course, disc golf, orienteering trek through Eastgate Park, moms and siblings welcome, 8:30 a.m. Sunday, South Bellevue Community Center, 14509 S.E. Newport Way, Bellevue; registration required (425-452-4240 or parksreg.bellevuewa.gov/Activities/ActivitiesDetails.asp?ProcessWait=N&aid=2562).

Father’s Day Brunch Cruise

SUN Buffet brunch selections, cocktails, 2 hour cruise on Lake Union and Lake Washington, 11 a.m. Sunday, Waterways Cruises & Events, 100 Kirkland Ave., Kirkland; $41-$72 (206-596-7740 or waterwayscruises.com/fathersdaybrunch).

Food events

Pancake Breakfast

SAT Pancakes, eggs, sausage, all ages welcome, proceeds support senior center services; 8-11 a.m. Saturday, Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell; $5 (425-487-2441 or northshoreseniorcenter.org).

Food Truck Feast

SAT Music, 12 food trucks, craft beverage garden; proceeds benefit youth sports and recreation programs, noon-5 p.m. Saturday, Sehmel Homestead Park, 10123 78th Ave. N.W., Gig Harbor; free (penmetparks.org/explore-events-mobile/special-events/food-truck-feast).


Bamboo in the Home Garden

SAT Workshop on bamboo varieties and care, 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Master Gardener Demonstration Garden, 15416 S.E. 16th St., Bellevue; free (425-485-5942).

Lake Forest Park Garden Tour and Plant Sale

SAT Tour includes small gardens and large estates with artist and music at each, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; plant sale, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Lake Forest Park Town Center, 17171 Bothell Way N.E., Lake Forest Park; $12-$15 (206-366-3302 or lfpgardentour.com).

Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens Plant Sale

SAT Trees, shrubs, ground covers, roses, annuals, raffle, proceeds benefit Arboretum improvement, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Legion Memorial Park, 145 Alverson Blvd., Everett (425-257-8597 or evergreenarboretum.com).

Growing Edibles in Containers/Hummingbird Habitat

SAT-SUN Tricks and techniques to grow vegetables, fruits and berries in small spaces, 10 a.m. Saturday; garden design and plants to attract resident hummingbirds, 10 a.m. Sunday, Swansons Nursery, 9701 15th Ave. N.W., Seattle; free (206-782-2543 or swansonsnursery.com).

Father’s Day Weekend at Chase Garden

SAT-SUN Visit the garden, free gift for dads, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Chase Garden, 16015 264th St. E., Orting; $8, ages 12 and younger free (360-893-6739 or chasegarden.org).


Meeker Mansion Fiber Arts and Garden Festival

FRI-SUN Mansion tours, quilts on display, Friday-Sunday; Family Activity Day games and crafts, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday; fiber arts demos including spinning, knitting, crochet, rug hooking, beading, quilting, embroidery, sewing, weaving; garden clinics, vendors, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Meeker Mansion, 312 Spring St., Puyallup; $5 (253-848-1770 or meekermansion.org).

Antique Fair at the Schoolhouse

SAT Antiques and vintage collectibles in the schoolhouse and under the big tent, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Christianson’s Nursery, 15806 Best Road, Mount Vernon (360-466-3821 or christiansonsnursery.com/whats-happening).

Yoga Under Glass

SUN Yoga for all skill levels, 60 minute session in the Glasshouse, 7:30 a.m. Sunday, Chihuly Garden and Glass, 305 Harrison St., Seattle; $22, space limited (206-905-2139 or chihulygardenandglass.com/events/wake-up-with-yoga).

Robomagellan/Seattle Bot Battles

SUN Robomagellan robotics contest using GPS technologies, noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Mural Amphitheatre; Bot Battles, 11 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Center Armory, Seattle Center, Seattle; free (206-684-7200 or seattlecenter.com).

Museum events

Living Voices: Klondike

SAT A young woman’s journey to seek riches and a new life during the Klondike Gold Rush in theatrical performances with archival film, included with museum admission, 2 p.m. Saturday, Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; $13.95-$19.95, ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or mohai.org/visit-us/mohai-calendar/eventdetail/1301/-/living-voices-klondike).

Discover the Wild Nearby: Opening Day Trails and Camping Expo

SAT Opening day of Wild Nearby photo exhibit inspired by the book “The North Cascades: Finding Beauty and Renewal in the Wild Nearby,” with tips on hiking and camping in the North Cascades, climbing wall, outdoor nature games for all ages, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Washington, Seattle; $7.50-$10 (206-543-5590 or burkemuseum.org/wildnearbyopening).

Golden Wheels Vintage Race Cars Outdoor Exhibit

SAT Vintage race cars from Playland and other local racetracks and other vintage vehicles, talk to owners and drivers, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; historical neighborhood walking tour, 1 p.m. Saturday, Shoreline Historical Museum, 18501 Linden Ave. N., Shoreline; free (206-542-7111 or shorelinehistoricalmuseum.org).

FHC’s Famous Fighters Fly Day

SAT Flying Heritage Collection’s aircraft take to the skies, Focke-Wulf Fw 190, P-47, Spitfire, and Japanese Zero; planes fly at noon Saturday, subject to weather conditions, pilot availability, mechanical condition of the aircraft, Flying Heritage Collection, 3407 109th St. S.W., Everett; free (877-342-3404 or flyingheritage.com).

Issaquah History Walk

SAT Stroll to learn about early Issaquah history, two miles, 10 a.m. Saturday, Issaquah Depot Museum, 78 First Ave. N.E., Issaquah; $10, reservations required (425-392-3500 or issaquahhistory.org).

Heritage Foodways

SAT Discover farm-to-table, 19th century style, 1850s presentations and demonstrations, tour the fort’s heritage kitchen garden, chicken coop, orchard; Fort re-enactors create 19th century meals on a wood stove, over campfires, and in a brick bake oven, competing for the “Golden Skillet” award, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Fort Nisqually Living History Museum, 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma; $5-$8 (253-591-5339 or metroparkstacoma.org/calendar/index.php?cid=4335&fac[]=129).

Star Trek: Exploring New Worlds

ONGOING Exhibition celebrates the 50th anniversary of the franchise with 100 artifacts, set pieces and props from the television series and films to showcase the impact of Star Trek on culture, society, arts, technology and fashion, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. daily, EMP Museum, 325 Fifth Ave. N., Seattle; $21-$30 (206-770-2700 or empmuseum.org).

The Art of the Brick

ONGOING More than 100 pieces of art created by LEGO bricks, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. daily, Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N, Seattle; exhibit $7-$9 in addition to $11.75-$19.75 admission (206-443-2001 or pacificsciencecenter.org).

With My Own Eyes: The Core Exhibit of the Holocaust Center for Humanity

ONGOING Stories, artifacts, and testimony of local Holocaust survivors to visitors in a conversation about the Holocaust and its lessons for our time, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sundays and Wednesdays through August 21, Holocaust Center for Humanity, 2045 Second Ave., Seattle; free (206-582-3000 or HolocaustCenterSeattle.org).

Aviation Pavilion Grand Opening

PLAN AHEAD Opening weekend of new roofed outdoor gallery with 19 rare and unique commercial and military planes, festivities include airline-inspired fashion shows, performances by aerial artists, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. June 25-26, Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle; $14-$23 (206-764-2720 or museumofflight.org).

Park events

The Early Bird Gets the Worm

SAT Discover how insects blend in with their surroundings and what predators do to find them, walk with a Ranger to find insects, 2 p.m. Saturday, Lewis Creek Park and Visitor Center, 5808 Lakemont Blvd. S.E., Bellevue; free, preregistration required, course #106578 (425-452-4195 or MyParksAndRecreation.com).

Discovery Park Beach Shuttle

SAT-SUN Shuttle picks up and drops off riders at Visitor Center parking lot, north parking lot bus stop, beach parking lot, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Discovery Park, 3801 W. Government Way, Seattle; free (seattle.gov/parks/environment/discovery.htm).

Exploring Tidepool Life at Carkeek Beach

SUN Explore tide pools during low tide, wear shoes that can get wet, 10 a.m. Sunday, Carkeek Park, 950 N.W. Carkeek Park Road, Seattle; free, preregistration required (206-386-4237).

Beach Naturalists, Olympic Sculpture Park, Des Moines Beach Park

SUN Seattle Aquarium naturalists share their knowledge exploring marine plants and animals at low tide, for all ages; drop-in 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sunday; Olympic Sculpture Park, Broad Street and Elliott Avenue, Seattle and Des Moines Beach Park, 22030 Cliff Avenue S., Des Moines; free (seattleaquarium.org/beach-naturalist).

Arboretum walk

SUN June tours visit the Pacific Connections Garden display of plants from the Pacific Northwest, China, Australia, New Zealand and Chile; walk to the South end of the park with the guide, or park at the Japanese Garden and walk up the hill to join the tour, 1 p.m. Sunday, Graham Visitor Center, 2300 Arboretum Dr. East, Seattle; free (206-543-8800).

Living History Walk of Fort Ward

SUN Guided walk through National Historic District that served the U.S. Army and Navy through two World Wars, see historic buildings and artifacts, 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Fort Ward Park, 2241 Pleasant Beach Drive, Bainbridge Island; $10, preregistration required (206-855-4384 or islandwood.org/events-calendar).

Beach Naturalists

SUN-WED Seattle Aquarium naturalists share their knowledge exploring marine plants and animals at low tide, for all ages; drop-in 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Sunday; 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Monday; 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Carkeek Park, Golden Gardens, South Alki and Lincoln Park, Seattle; Richmond Beach, Shoreline; Seahurst Park, Burien; Saltwater State Park, Des Moines; free (seattleaquarium.org/beach-naturalist).


PLAN AHEAD Entertainment, inflatable rides, mini golf, arts and crafts, activities and information fair, vehicle/equipment display, food concessions, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. June 24, Les Gove Park, Auburn; free (253-931-3043 or auburnwa.gov/things_to_do/special_events.htm).

Remlinger Farms Country Fair Fun Park

ONGOING Farm with 25 rides and attractions, steam train, antique cars ride, kiddie rides, animal barnyard, pony rides, farm market, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily, Remlinger Farms, 32610 N.E. 32nd St., Carnation; $12.76-$14.94 (425-333-4135 or remlingerfarms.com).


Northwest Folklife Cultural Arts Series

FRI Workshops for all ages to learn ethnic dances and songs, performance by Kisbetyarok Hungarian Dancers, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Crossroads Bellevue, 15600 N.E. Eighth St., Bellevue; free (bit.ly/Crossroads2016).

Honk Fest West

FRI-SUN Performances by brass bands; 4-6 p.m. Friday, Cal Anderson Park, 1635 11th Ave., Seattle; 6-10 p.m. Friday, Seattle Central College Activity Plaza and Capitol Hill Light Rail Station, Seattle; Solstice Celebration, 4:30-10 p.m. Saturday, Gas Works Park; Columbia City, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, 37th Avenue South and South Ferdinand Street, Seattle; free (honkfestwest.org).

Summer Concerts at the Locks

SAT-SUN Musica Molido street organ music, 2 p.m. Saturday; Elliott Bay Pipe Band, 2 p.m. Sunday; classic car show, cars of the 1920s, 30s and 40s Sunday, Chittenden Locks, 3015 N.W. 54th St., Seattle; free (blog.friendsoftheballardlocks.org/p/blog-page_20.html).

NW Timber Community Songs & Stories

SUN Songs about Pacific Northwest history, logging, railroad folklore, tales of Bigfoot, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Cedar River Watershed Education Center, 19901 Cedar Falls Road S.E., North Bend; free (206-733-9421 or seattle.gov/util/EnvironmentConservation/OurWatersheds/CedarRiverWatershed/ProgramsTours/index.htm).

Puget Sound Traditional Jazz Society

SUN Dixieland jazz for listening and dancing with New Orleans Quintet, 1 p.m. Sunday, Ballard Elks Club, 6411 Seaview Ave. N.W., Seattle; $15 (425-776-5072 or pstjs.org).


Rock ’N’ Roll Seattle Marathon

SAT Marathon, half marathon and 8K with live music by local bands at every mile, 7 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Seattle Center; participants pick up packets at Health and Fitness Expo with running info, fitness gear, health and nutritional information, open to the public, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday, CenturyLink Field Event Center, Seattle; $40-$125 (runrocknroll.com/seattle/).

Cotopaxi Questival

PLAN AHEAD 24-hour adventure race, teams of 2 to 6 people complete outdoor challenges to win trips, gear, June 24-25, Magnuson Park, Seattle; $15-$39 (cotopaxi.com/products/seattle).


World Language Book Sale

FRI-SAT Books and DVDs in French, Chinese, Russian, Korean, German, Spanish, languages of India and more, 10 a.m. Friday-Saturday, Bellevue Library, 1111 110th Ave. N.E., Bellevue (425-450-1765 or kcls.org).

Pop-Up Art & Craft Fair

SAT Shopping from 12 artists, brunch in the Bistro featuring local producers, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, 550 Winslow Way East, Bainbridge Island; free (206-842-4451 or biartmuseum.org/visit/calendar/pop-up-art-and-craft-fair/?date=2016-06-18).

Special interest

Senior Resource Fair

FRI Vendors, information sessions on senior housing options, transportation, health checks, Gift Shop and Coffee Shop, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday, Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell; free (425-428-7244 or northshoreseniorcenter.org).

Summer Fitness Classes

TUE-WED Drop-in classes for all ages and experience levels, Zumba, 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays through Aug. 23, Next 50 Plaza; Gentle Yoga, bring a yoga mat, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 24, Exhibition Hall Lawn, Seattle Center, Seattle; free (seattlecenter.com/fitness/).


Henry Moses Aquatic Center

SAT-SEPT. 5 Opening for the season Saturday, two outdoor pools, lap pool and leisure pool with water slides, wave machine, water spray play, lazy river, toddler play area; bathhouse, concessions, open daily through Sept. 5, 1719 S.E. Maple Valley Highway, Renton; fees vary (425-430-6780 or rentonwa.gov).


Not Just Tofu Food Tours

FRI Vegetarian culinary tour of Chinatown-International District, eat, talk about food, history; includes full-day access to the Museum and daily tour through the historic Freeman Hotel, 4:30 p.m. Friday and June 24, Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, 719 S. King St., Seattle; $25.95-$42.95, by reservation (206-623-5124 or wingluke.org/tours).

Edible Garden Tour

PLAN AHEAD Self-guided walking/biking tour of west Ballard food gardens, chicken coops, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. June 25, Ballard Community Center, Seattle; $10, kids free (206-701-7000 or sustainableballard.org/edible-garden-tour/).

Ballard Classic Home Tour

PLAN AHEAD Ballard Historical Society fundraising self-guided tour of eight vintage houses built between 1892-1934, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. June 26, Seattle (brownpapertickets.com/event/2530147).


Veggie Walk

SAT Bring decorated vegetables or decorate them at the library, then walk our vegetables to Green Lake to read to them from a favorite book, veggie photo shoot, veggie obstacle course; everyone welcome, including pets, bring a veggie and a book, a few extra available, 3 p.m. Saturday, Green Lake Branch Library, 7364 E. Green Lake Drive N., Seattle; free (m.facebook.com/events/1609706506014120).