A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, July 27-Aug. 2, 2018.
SAT Self-guided tour of ten creative catios (outdoor, enclosed cat patios) in Seattle; benefits PAWS community education programs; noon-4 p.m. Saturday, Seattle; $10 (catiotourseattle.com).
World Tiger Day, Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium
SAT World Tiger Day keeper talks, special activities for tigers, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma; $7.95-$17.95 (253-404-3800 or pdza.org).
Dog Days of Summer
SUN Dog parade, noon Sunday, Auburn International Farmers Market, Les Gove Park, 11th Street and Auburn Way South, Auburn (auburnfarmersmarket.org/).
Woodland Park Zoo
ONGOING Assam Rhino Reserve, Butterfly Garden, Willawong Station Bird Feeding, Family Farm, Historic Carousel, keeper talks, Zoomazium kids’ activities; 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. daily; Evening Zoo special hours 6-8:30 p.m. Aug. 1; Woodland Park Zoo, 5500 Phinney Ave. N., Seattle; $12.95-$20.95 ages 2 and younger free (206-548-2500 or zoo.org).
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PLAN AHEAD Outdoor exhibit featuring “Famous Pets of South King County,” leashed dogs welcome, noon-4 p.m. Aug. 4, Kent Historical Museum, 855 E. Smith St., Kent; free (253-854-4330 or gkhs.org).
Goodguys Pacific Northwest Nationals
FRI-SUN Display of 2,500 hot rods, custom cars, classics, muscle cars and trucks, vendors, swap meet, cars for sale, model and pedal car show, live music, Kids’ Zone, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Washington State Fair Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave. S.W., Puyallup; $20, $6/ages 7-12, ages 6 and younger free; Friday Night Vintage Drags, time trials start 10 a.m., final eliminations 4 p.m. Friday, Pacific Raceways, 31001 144th Ave. S.E., Kent; $6-$20 (good-guys.com/pnwn-2018).
Show ’n Shine Auto Angels Car Show
SAT Collector car, truck, motorcycle show, kids’ activities, music, food vendors; proceeds benefit Auto Angels vehicle repair for low-income people, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Bellevue Presbyterian Church, 1717 Bellevue Way, Bellevue; free for spectators (autoangels.org/car-show/).
Car Shows, Triple XXX Rootbeer Drive-in
SUN Classic Swagger Car Show, 9 a.m. Sunday, Triple XXX Root Beer Drive-In, 98 N.E. Gilman Blvd., Issaquah (triplexrootbeer.com).
Healthcare For All WA Summer Gala and Auction
SAT Auction, Master of Ceremonies Pat Cashman, speakers Senator David Frockt and Congressman Adam Smith, 7 p.m. Saturday, 415 Westlake, 415 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle; $100 (206-453-2234 or healthcareforallwa.org/health_care_for_all_gala).
Bow Wow Luau
SAT Beer, music, small bites, activities, dogs welcome; benefits Homeward Pet Adoption Center, 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Fish Brewing Taproom, 14701 148th Ave. N.E., Woodinville; $30 (homewardpet.org/events/bowwowluau/).
Dinner in the Garden
SUN Dinner, wine; proceeds benefit the historic garden, 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Dunn Gardens, 13533 Northshire Road N.W., Seattle; $125 (dunngardens.org/events/dinner-in-the-garden).
Fushion 25th Anniversary Celebration
WED Art walk, auction, food, entertainment; proceeds provide housing and services for homeless families, 4 p.m. Wednesday, Dumas Bay Centre, 3200 S.W. Dash Point Road, Federal Way; $75/advance, $85/at the door (fusionfederalway.org).
Virginia V Summer Sailings
SAT Narrated history cruises on 100-year-old National Historic Landmark vessel, 2 and 4 p.m. Saturday, Virginia V Steamer, 860 Terry Ave. N., Suite 223, Seattle; $25, ages 12 and younger free, by reservation (206-624-9119 or virginiav.org/events-cruises).
Sno-King International Folk Dance Club
SAT Folk dances from many countries; requests, 7 p.m., lesson, 7:30 p.m., dancing until 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Cedar Valley Grange, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood; $6-$8 (949-646-7082 or sno-king.org).
Dancing til Dusk
TUES-AUG. 2 Music, dancing, dance lessons first hour, no experience or partner required; Birch Pereira & The Gin Joints rock ’n roll revival 6 p.m. Tuesday, Westlake Park, 401 Pine St.; Buena Vibra salsa 6 p.m. Aug. 2, Freeway Park, 700 Seneca St., Seattle; free, rain may cancel (206-264-5646 or danceforjoy.biz/dancingtildusk/index.html).
FRI-SUN Arts and crafts marketplace with 300 vendors, Sound and Movement Stage, food trucks, 9:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Bellevue Square, downtown Bellevue; KIDSfair, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Friday-Sunday; museum exhibits, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Bellevue Arts Museum, 510 Bellevue Way N.E., Bellevue, free museum admission (bellevuearts.org/artsfair).
6th Street Fair
FRI-SUN Open-air artists’ showcase of sculpture, jewelry, home décor, wood, glass, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Northeast Sixth Street and 106th Avenue Northeast, Bellevue (bellevuedowntown.com/events/6th-street-fair).
Bellevue Festival of the Arts
FRI-SUN Fine arts festival displays, marketplace, live music, food and drink vendors, children’s activity tent, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, along Bellevue Way and Northeast Eighth just north of Bellevue Square, Bellevue (bellevuefest.org).
Renton River Days
FRI-SUN KidZone inflatables and activities, two entertainment stages, Nibble of Renton, Art Market, Art Show, Quilt Show, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Liberty Park, 1101 Bronson Way N., Renton; parade, 10 a.m. Saturday, Third Street, downtown Renton (rentonriverdays.org).
Tour de Terrace
FRI-SUN Parade, 6:45 p.m. Friday, 56th Avenue West from 234th Street Southwest to 220th Street Southwest, Mountlake Terrace; carnival, 2 p.m.-midnight Friday, noon-midnight Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday; entertainment, beer garden, 8:30-11 p.m. Friday, noon-11 p.m. Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday; vendors, 4-9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday; car show, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday; fireworks, 10 p.m. Saturday, Evergreen Playfield, Mountlake Terrace, 22289 56th Avenue W., Mountlake Terrace (tourdeterrace.org).
Pacific Northwest Highland Games
FRI-SUN Friday night Ceilidh party with piping competition and performances in the pub and indoor Celtic Arts stage, 6-11 p.m. Friday, free admission; 72nd annual traditional Scottish strength competitions, pubs, Celtic Arts Showcase vendors, Avenue and Glen of the Clans heritage information, Scottish Farm and Kennel animals, Highland dancing and bagpipe and drum competitions and performances, food vendors, 8 a.m.-11 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m. Sunday; Massing of the Pipes and Drums, 12:30 and 5:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; Enumclaw Expo Center, 45224 284th Ave. S.E., Enumclaw; $15-$20/day, ages 4 and younger free; half price after 4 p.m. (206-522-2541 or sshga.org).
Lake Stevens Aquafest
FRI-SUN Carnival, 4-11 p.m. July 26, noon-midnight Friday, 11 a.m.-midnight Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; entertainment, food and craft vendors, noon-9 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday; parade, 1 p.m. Saturday; fireworks, 10 p.m. Saturday; North Cove Park and downtown Lake Stevens (aquafest.com).
Tenino Oregon Trail Days
FRI-SUN Pioneer Village, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday; parade, 11 a.m. Saturday; Kids’ Zone, rock and gem show, black powder shoot, vendors, Saturday-Sunday, Tenino (teninoacc.org/oregon-trail-days-otd1.html).
Freeway Park Fountain Fest
SAT Celebrate Freeway Park’s fountains with water balloons, sprinklers, games, live bluegrass music, free hot dogs, iced treats, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Freeway Park, 700 Seneca St., Seattle (www.facebook.com/events/276425019792442/).
Ballard P-Patch Art in the Garden
SAT Arts and crafts vendors, beer garden, kids’ activities; proceeds support the garden, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Ballard P-Patch, 25th Avenue Northwest at Northwest 85th Street, Seattle (ballardppatch.org/art-in-the-garden/).
Seafair Torchlight Parade/Fanfest
SAT See Torchlight Parade floats and entries, with entertainment, exhibits, giveaways, Seafair Treasure Hunt, noon-6 p.m. Saturday, Seattle Center; parade with more than 100 units; 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Fourth Avenue from Denny Way to Yesler Way, Seattle; free; reserved bleacher seating available, $35-$60 (seafair.com/events/2018/torchlightparade).
NW SolarFest Sustainable Living Fair
SAT Solar and electric vehicles, KidZone, vendors, food, entertainment, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Shoreline Community College, 16101 Greenwood Ave. N., Shoreline (nwsolarfest.org).
Touch-A-Truck Safety and Emergency Preparedness Fair
SAT Kids can sit in trucks, emergency vehicles, buses, fire truck, educational displays and activities, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Westfield Southcenter south parking lot, 633 Southcenter Parkway, Tukwila (tukwilawa.gov/departments/parks-and-recreation/community-events/touch-a-truck-safety-emergency-preparedness-fair/).
White River Bon Odori
SAT All ages dance to remember ancestors, Taiko drum performance, food vendors, gift shop, beer garden, 4-9:30 p.m. Saturday, White River Buddhist Temple, 3625 Auburn Way N., Auburn (wrbt.org).
Fairhaven Steampunk Festival and The Fantastical Mr. Flip’s Carnival
SAT Steampunk music, art, jewelry and literature, celebrating the imagination of Victorian style with modern technology; costume contest, fashion, food and fantasy vendors, live music, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday, Fairhaven Village Green, 1210 10th Ave., Bellingham (bellinghamsteampunk.org/).
Samish Island Arts Festival
SAT Vendors, live music, beer garden, kids’ craft area, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Samish Island Community Club, 11292 Blue Heron Road, Bow (samishisland.net/si_artsfestival.html).
Alki Art Fair
SAT-SUN Art displays and vendors, children’s art activities, live music, food vendors, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., music until 9 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Alki Beach Promenade, Alki Avenue Southwest and 63rd Avenue Southwest, Seattle; free shuttle bus from West Seattle Park and Ride (alkiartfair.org).
Camlann Saint James Faire
SAT-SUN Knightly combat, puppetry, music, crafts, archery, minstrels, craft shops, buy or rent medieval attire, noon-5 Saturday-Sunday, Camlann Medieval Village, 10320 Kelly Road N.E., Carnation; $7-$10 cash or check (camlann.org/St James_faire.htm).
Pista sa Nayon
SUN Filipino festival, culture and heritage of the Philippines with music, dance, spoken word performances, exhibits, food vendors, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday, Seward Park Amphitheater, 5898 Lake Washington Blvd. S., Seattle (pista.org/about-us).
Seafair Weekend Festival
PLAN AHEAD Hydroplane racing, Air Show featuring the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, wakeboarding shows, music and entertainment stage, food vendors, beer gardens, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Aug. 3-5, Genesee Park and Playfield, 4316 S. Genesee St., Seattle; $10/Friday; $10-$40/day Saturday/Sunday, $30-$150/day grandstand/Captains Club seating; admission specials include free Friday admission tickets available at Tulalip Resort Casino, Quil Ceda Creek Casino and select HomeStreet Bank locations; 50% off Seafair Weekend general admission with purchase of participating products at Safeway and Albertsons stores (206-728-0123 or seafair.com).
PLAN AHEAD Live music, food, arts and crafts vendors, bounce rides, free kids activities, pet parade, talent show, parade, Aug. 3-5, Magnolia neighborhood, Seattle (magnoliasummerfest.org).
Umoja Fest Africatown Heritage Festival & Parade
PLAN AHEAD Africatown Heritage Parade, Children’s Day & Family Fun Village, entertainment, food vendors, marketplace, Aug. 3-5, Judkins Park & Playfield, 2150 S. Norman St., Seattle (umojafamilyfest.com/).
Lake City Summer Fest and Parade
PLAN AHEAD Festival, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; kids’ parade, 6 p.m.; dog parade, 6:30 p.m.; grand parade, 7 p.m. Aug. 4, Lake City, Seattle (lakecitysummerfest.com).
Wine on the Rock: Bainbridge Wine, Food & Music
SAT-SUN Wine tasting, food and music at seven Bainbridge Island wineries, noon-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Bainbridge Island; $50-$55 (bit.ly/SummerWOTR).
Evergreen Arboretum Summer Fest
SAT Music, games, art activities for all ages, explore the garden, information from local community groups, 1-3 p.m. Saturday, Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens, 145 Alverson Boulevard, Everett; free (425-257-8597 or evergreenarboretum.com).
How To Attract Hummingbirds & Butterflies
SAT Tips on creating a backyard wildlife habitat for birds and butterflies, 10 a.m. Saturday, Sunnyside Nursery, 3915 Sunnyside Blvd., Marysville; free (425-334-2002 or sunnysidenursery.net/classes).
Snohomish Garden Club Tour
SUN Tour of diverse gardens, proceeds benefit community projects, noon-5 p.m. Sunday, Snohomish Senior Center, 506 Fourth St., Snohomish; $15, ages 12 and younger free (snohomishgardenclub.com).
Finding Joy Quilt Show
FRI-SUN Covington Quilters quilt displays, tea room, vendors, bazaar, antique sewing machines, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, Cedar Heights Middle School, 19640 S.E. 272 St., Covington (covingtonquilters.org).
SAT Join in a game of Quidditch, Hogwarts-inspired games and activities, costumes encouraged, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Skagit River Park, 1100 S Skagit Street, Burlington; free (360-755-0760 or burlingtonwa.gov/Index.aspx?NID=568
Tales of the Klondike
FRI Illustrated “mostly true” stories and anecdotes about the Klondike Gold Rush, 12:15 p.m. Friday, Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park, 319 Second Ave. S., Seattle; free (206-220-4240 or nps.gov/klse/index.htm).
MOHAI Maker Day
SAT Cyanolype Sun Prints activity, noon-3 p.m. Saturday, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; $15.95-$19.95, ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or mohai.org).
Orbis Flying Eye Hospital Tours
SAT-SUN Tour visiting state-of-the-art research and surgical facility that brings education and eye treatment to communities around the world, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle; $14-$24, ages 4 and younger free (206-764-5700 or museumofflight.org).
Northwest Railway Museum Train Rides
SAT-SUN Two-hour round- trip excursions on historic train on scenic rides through the Cascade Foothills to the top of Snoqualmie Falls, museum train cars, exhibits, Victorian-era depot, 11 a.m.-4:25 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, Northwest Railway Museum, 38625 S.E. King St., Snoqualmie; $10-$20 (425-888-3030 or trainmuseum.org).
First Thursday, MOHAI
AUG. 2 Exhibits and objects on local history; free admission, admission to special exhibit $10-$12, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Aug. 2, Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI), 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle (206-324-1126 or mohai.org).
First Thursday, Museum of Flight
AUG. 2 Museum Great Gallery, Personal Courage Wing, Aviation Pavilion and more, free admission 5-9 p.m. Aug. 2, Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle (206-764-5700 or museumofflight.org).
First Thursday, NAAM
AUG. 2 Exhibits, programs and events on the histories, arts and cultures of people of African descent; free admission 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Aug. 2, Northwest African American Museum, 2300 S. Massachusetts St., Seattle (206-518-6000 or naamnw.org/).
First Thursday, the Burke
AUG. 2 Washington state collections of natural and cultural heritage; free admission, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Aug. 2, Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Washington, Seattle (206-616-3962 or burkemuseum.org/).
First Thursday, the Wing
AUG. 2 Gallery admission free, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Aug. 2; Museum Experience tours offered at discounted rates, $7.95-$11.95, Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, 719 S. King St., Seattle (206-623-5124 or wingluke.org).
First Thursdays, SAM
AUG. 2 Collections, temporary installations, and special exhibitions from around the world; free admission and half price for special exhibits, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Aug. 2, Seattle Art Museum, 1300 First Ave., Seattle (206-654-3100 or seattleartmuseum.org/).
Jet Blast Bash
PLAN AHEAD Outdoor events, Blue Angels takeoffs and landings and other Seafair Air Show planes, classic cars, trampolines for kids, beer garden with live music, food vendors, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 4-5, Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle; $14-$24, ages 4 and younger free (206-764-5700 or museumofflight.org).
Dragon Boat Paddling
SAT-WED Dragon boat paddling, on-land instruction, one hour on the lake, no experience or reservations required, 3 p.m. Sundays, 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, 8 a.m. Saturdays, Kenmore Air parking lot, 950 Westlake Ave. N., Seattle (seattleflyingdragons.org).
Explore the Shore, Point Defiance
FRI Walk with naturalists to learn about sea life at low tide, 1.5 mile round trip, for ages 5 and older, closed-toed shoes recommended, meet 10 a.m. Friday, registration tent near the Owen Beach parking lot, Point Defiance Park, 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma; free (pdza.org/explore-shore).
Summer at SAM, Olympic Sculpture Park
SAT-AUG. 2 Yoga, 9 and 10:30 a.m., art activity 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Zumba 2 p.m., public tour 1 p.m. Saturday; live music, art activity, food trucks, Kids Corner, 6-8 p.m. Aug. 2, Olympic Sculpture Park, Broad Street and Elliott Avenue, Seattle (visitsam.org/summer).
Beach Naturalist Program
SAT Explore the beach at low tide with trained volunteers; 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, Olympic Sculpture Park, Carkeek Park, Golden Gardens, South Alki, Lincoln Park, Seattle; Richmond Beach, Shoreline; Seahurst Park, Burien; Saltwater State Park, Des Moines (seattleaquarium.org/beach-naturalist).
Discovery Park Beach Shuttle
SAT-SUN Shuttle between Visitor Center parking lot and beach parking lot, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, Discovery Park, 3801 Discovery Park Boulevard, Seattle; free (parkways.seattle.gov).
Bridle Trails Discovery Hike
SUN Join park staff to explore forest ecosystems, for all ages, sturdy shoes and water recommended; 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Bridle Trails State Park, Northeast 53rd Street and 116th Avenue Northeast, Kirkland (parks.state.wa.us/Calendar.aspx).
SUN Casual walking tour featuring variety of hydrangeas and other flowering plants; 1 p.m. Sunday, Graham Visitor Center, 2300 Arboretum Dr. East, Seattle (206-543-8800 or botanicgardens.uw.edu/washington-park-arboretum/).
Yoga and Zumba & Dance, Freeway Park
MON-WED Washington Athletic Club (WAC) and Freeway Park Association host complimentary open-air classes, all levels of experience welcome, Zumba & Dance Cardio, 5:30-6:30 Mondays; Yoga, noon-1 p.m. Wednesdays, Freeway Park, 700 Seneca St., Seattle; free (206-464-3098 or wac.net/event/outdoorfitness/2018-07-30/).
Seattle Parks Wading Pools
ONGOING Wading pools open on warm days, schedules vary by location, hotline updated daily, Seattle (206-684-7796 or seattle.gov/parks/find/sprayparks-and-wading-pools#volunteerparkwadingpool).
Enchanted Village Theme & Water Park
ONGOING Fun park and water park; 10:30 a.m.-8 p.m. daily; Dive-In Movies, watch from the Wave Pool, “Sherlock Gnomes,” 9 p.m. Friday; Wild Waves & Enchanted Village, 36201 Enchanted Parkway S., Federal Way; $22.99-$40.99 (253-661-8000 or wildwaves.com/index.php).
Remlinger Farms Country Fair Fun Park
ONGOING Farm animals, entertainment, rides and attractions for children, 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. daily, 32610 N.E. 32nd St., Carnation; $14.95-$17.11 (425-333-4135 or remlingerfarms.com).
ONGOING Ferry to 2 mile-long island with sandy beach, nature trails, 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Fridays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, Jetty Landing & Boat Launch, 10th Street and West Marine View Drive, Everett; free, donation requested, $2/adult, $1/child, reservations available; ferry service may be canceled due to weather or when the jetty is at maximum capacity (425-257-8304 or portofeverett.com/recreation/beaches-kiteboarding/jetty-island-290).
Auburn Summer Sounds and Cinema
FRI Entertainment, food vendors, inflatable rides, art activities, outdoor movie “Despicable Me,” 6 p.m. Friday, Lea Hill Park, 31693 124th Ave. S.E., Auburn (auburnwa.gov/events).
Jazz on the Lawn
FRI Local musicians including Cherie Adams, the Forman Finley Band, Pearl Django, food and drinks available, 5:30 p.m. Friday, Cedarbrook Lodge, 18525 36th Ave. S., Seattle; $30-$35 (cedarbrooklodge.com/).
Seattle Latin, Brazilian & Caribbean Festival
FRI-SUN Local bands and dance performers that represent Latin, Brazilian and Caribbean music; minors allowed until 10 p.m.; limited tables available due to a larger dance floor, dinner reservations available, 7:30 p.m. Friday-Sunday, The Royal Room, 5000 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; free (www.facebook.com/events/395957267568804/).
Wooden O Shakespeare in the Park
FRI-AUG. 12 Outdoor performances of “The Merry Wives of Windsor,” 7 p.m. Saturday, Klahanie Park, Issaquah; 2 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Center Fisher Pavilion; 7 p.m. Aug. 2, Issaquah Community Center Open Space; “King Lear,” 7 p.m. Friday-Saturday and Aug. 2-5, Luther Burbank Park, Mercer Island; 6 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Center Fisher Pavilion; free, donations suggested (seattleshakespeare.org/woodeno/).
GreenStage Shakespeare in the Park
FRI-AUG. 18 Outdoor performances of “Henry IV, Part 1,” 7 p.m. Friday, Othello Park, 4351 S. Othello St., Seattle; 7 p.m. Saturday, Lincoln Park, 8011 Fauntleroy Way S.W., Seattle; 5 p.m. Sunday, Lake Wilderness Park, 23601 224th Ave. S.E., Maple Valley; 7 p.m. Aug. 2, Lynndale Park, 18927 72nd Ave. W., Lynnwood; free, donations suggested (greenstage.org/shakespeare-in-the-park/).
SAT Local K-Pop talent contest with pop music and dance, traditional and contemporary Korean culture, noon-8 p.m. Saturday, Waterfront Park, 1401 Alaskan Way, Seattle; free (friendsofwaterfrontseattle.org/k_pop_now).
Movies at the Mural
SAT Classic and contemporary movies on 40-foot screen, “The Princess Bride,” dusk Saturday, Mural Amphitheatre, Seattle Center, Seattle; free (seattlecenter.com).
Movies in the Park, Mercer Island
SAT Bring blankets, lawn chairs, flashlight; activities and crafts related to the movie an hour before, refreshments available; “Moana,” 9:15 p.m. Saturday, Mercerdale Park, 77th Avenue Southeast and Southeast 32nd Street, Mercer Island (mercergov.org).
SAT Outdoor movie, bring low-back chairs, blankets, snacks, 6:30 p.m., movie at dusk Saturday, Coalfield Park, 12205 164th Ave. S.E., Renton (www.facebook.com/events/231730250954820/).
Concert, Deception Pass State Park
SAT American Roots Music Series, Bay Boys Irish Band, 7 p.m., Saturday, Deception Pass State Park, Whidbey Island (parks.state.wa.us/folkarts).
Summer Concerts/Fuchsia show at the Locks
SAT-SUN High Class Brass Quintet, 2 p.m. Saturday; Greater Seattle Fuchsia Society Show, 10 a.m. Sunday; Jazz Pearls, 2 p.m. Sunday, Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, 3015 N.W. 54th St., Seattle (206-783-7059 or ballardlocks.org/free-summer-concerts.html).
Seattle Peace Concerts
SUN Outdoor concerts for all ages by local bands, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, Volunteer Park, 1247 15th Ave. E., Seattle; free, donations suggested; nonperishable food bank donations requested (seapeace.org).
Theater in the Garden
SUN Bring your blanket or a low beach chair for Theater Schmeater performance of “Pinocchio,” 3 p.m. Sunday, Dunn Gardens, 13533 Northshire Road N.W., Seattle; free. Preregister online; donations welcome (dunngardens.org/events/theater-in-the-gardens-0).
African Music and Dance Showcase
MON-AUG. 2 Gansango Dance Company program, all ages welcome accompanied by an adult; West African dance, drumming and songs, 3 p.m. Monday, Newcastle Library, 12901 Newcastle Way, Newcastle (425-255-0111 or kcls.org); 3 p.m. Wednesday, Yesler Community Center, 917 E. Yesler Way, Seattle; and 10:30 a.m. Aug. 2, Madrona Playground, 3211 E. Spring St., Seattle (206-386-4636 or spl.org/).
Seattle Poetry Slam National Team Send Off Show
TUE Seattle Poetry Slam National Team showcase poetry from their upcoming National Poetry Slam; proceeds offset costs attending National Poetry Slam in Chicago; 7 p.m. Tuesday, The Royal Room, 5000 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle; $10 (www.strangertickets.com/events/56321203/seattle-poetry-slam-national-team-send-off-show).
Downtown Movies in the Park, Bellevue
TUE Pre-movie entertainment, 7:30 p.m., popcorn, local nonprofits accepting donations; movie “Goodbye Christopher Robin” at dusk Tuesday, Bellevue Downtown Park, 10201 N.E. Fourth St., Bellevue; free (425-452-4240 or bellevueoutdoormovies.com).
Concert in the Park, Shoreline
WED JHP African drum band, 6:30 Wednesday, Cromwell Park, North 179th Street and Meridian Avenue North, Shoreline (206-417-4645 or shorelinearts.net/eventsprograms/concerts-in-the-park/).
Auburn Kids Summerstage
WED Steve the Pretty Good Magician, noon Wednesday, Les Gove Park, 11th Street and Auburn Way South, Auburn; free (253-931-3043 or auburnwa.gov/events).
Mill Creek Town Center Concerts
WED Entertainment for all ages, 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Mill Creek Town Center, 153rd Street Southwest and Main Street, Mill Creek; free (millcreektowncenter.biz/events/).
Summer Concerts at Coulon
WED Oncore dance band, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park, 1201 Lake Washington Blvd. N., Renton (Rentonwa.gov/events).
Newcastle Concerts in the Park
WED Shaggy Sweet, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Lake Boren Park, Southeast 84th Avenue and Coal Creek Parkway Southeast, Newcastle (425-649-4444 or newcastlewa.gov).
Sounds of Summer, Bainbridge
WED Outdoor concert, Leroy Bell and His Only Friends, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Battle Point Park, 11299 Arrow Point Drive N.E., Bainbridge Island (206-842-2306 or biparks.org).
Crossroads Movies in the Park
AUG. 2 Activities for all ages, 7:30 p.m., “Coco” at dusk Aug. 2, Crossroads Park, 16000 N.E. 10th St., Bellevue; free (425-452-4240 or bellevueoutdoormovies.com).
AUG. 2 Entertainment, food trucks, 6:30 p.m., movie at dusk, “10 Things I Hate About You” Aug. 2; Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway N.E., Redmond; $5-$6, ages 5 and younger free; parking $5 (moviesatmarymoor.com).
Gas Station Blues
AUG. 2 Concert for all ages, bring your own chair, beer garden, barbecue vendor; Eric Tingstad and Carl Tosten 7 p.m. Aug. 2; Historic Shell Station, 232 Front St., Issaquah; free (downtownissaquah.com).
SAT Run 5K or 8K along the Torchlight Parade route, 6 p.m. Saturday, Westlake Park, 401 Pine St., Seattle; $39-$49 (seafair.org).
Once Around Lake Cavanaugh
PLAN AHEAD Eight-mile run, walk or bike around Lake Cavanaugh, 9 a.m. Aug. 4, Lake Cavanaugh Fire Station, Lake Cavanaugh; $15-$25 (lakecavanaugh.info/fire-dept/fire-department-auxiliary/).
A Very Vintage Market
SAT Vintage Flea Market with 30 vendors, housewares, clothing, furniture, jewelry, art; tarot and numerology readings available; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Shoreline Elks Lodge, 14625 15th Ave. N.E., Shoreline; $3 (averyvintagemarket.com).
Beat the Heat at Seattle Public Libraries
ONGOING Most library branches have air conditioning; Fremont, Green Lake, Northeast, Queen Anne, Southwest and West Seattle branches don’t have air conditioning and may close if indoor temperatures get too high (206-386-4636 or spl.org/locations).
Seattle Great Wheel/Wings Over Washington
ONGOING Seattle Great Wheel slow, smooth gondola rides for people of all ages, 10 a.m.-midnight Fridays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-11 p.m. Sundays-Thursdays; $9-$14 (seattlegreatwheel.com); Wings Over Washington aerial adventure flying theater, same hours, $13-$17 (wingsoverwa.com), Miner’s Landing at Pier 57, 1301 Alaskan Way, Seattle.
The Spheres Understory
ONGOING Public visitor center, exhibits about flora and design to learn about Amazon and The Spheres, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sundays; indoor gardens open two Saturdays a month by reservation, The Spheres Understory, 2101 Seventh Ave., Seattle; free (seattlespheres.com).
Seattle Center Fitness Programs
TUE-WED Zumba dance class, all welcome, 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays, Next 50 Plaza; Meditation and Relaxation Class, chairs provided, bring a mat/pillow if you prefer to sit on the floor, 6-7 p.m. Tuesdays, Armory Room Loft 1; Gentle Yoga for all ages and fitness levels, bring a yoga mat, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Exhibition Hall Lawn, Seattle Center, Seattle; free (206-684-7200 or seattlecenter.com).
Sky View Observatory, Blue Angels Air Show
PLAN AHEAD See the Seafair Air Show Blue Angels, practice times vary Aug. 2, 12:55-2:45 p.m. Aug. 3, regular prices, $14-$22; 12:55-2:45 Aug. 4-5, $30-$60 by reservation; regular public observatory hours 10 a.m.-10 p.m. daily, Sky View Observatory, 700 Fourth Ave., Floor 73, Seattle (206-386-5564 or skyviewobservatory.com).
ONGOING Lifeguards on duty, weather permitting, noon-7 p.m. weekdays, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays; Madison, 1900 43rd Ave. E.; Baker, 2301 Lake Washington Blvd. S.; Seward, 5902 Lake Washington Blvd. S.; West Green Lake, 7312 W. Green Lake Drive; Matthews, 9300 51st Ave. N.E.; Madrona Beach, 853 Lake Washington Blvd.; East Green Lake, 7201 E. Green Lake Drive N.; Magnuson, Northeast 65th Street and Sand Point Way Northeast, and Pritchard, 8400 55th Ave. S., Seattle (seattle.gov/parks/find/swimming-beaches).
ONGOING Heated saltwater Olympic-sized pool, Giant Tube Slide; open swims, swimming lessons, special events, daily, Lincoln Park, 8603 Fauntleroy Way S.W., Seattle; $3.75-$5.50 (206-684-7494 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/colman-pool).
ONGOING Big Pool with corkscrew slide, shallow Little Pool; swim lessons, open swims, themed events, hours vary daily, 2535 32nd Ave. W., Seattle; $3.75-$5.50 (206-684-4708 or seattle.gov/parks/find/pools/mounger-pool).
Peter Kirk Pool
ONGOING Heated outdoor pool open for swims, lessons, daily, 340 Kirkland Ave., Kirkland; $5 (425-587-3336 or kirklandwa.gov/depart/parks).
Henry Moses Aquatic Center
ONGOING Lap pool, leisure pool with slides, water spray, lazy river, concessions, hours vary, Henry Moses Aquatic Center, 1719 S.E. Maple Valley Highway, Renton; $4.50-$15 (425-430-6780 or rentonwa.gov).
INS Building Tour
SAT Retrace the paths of Seattle’s immigration history through the eyes of Chinese sojourners, settlers and laborers; 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, 719 S. King St., Seattle; $18.95 (206-623-5124 or wingluke.org/tours/).
Cedar River Watershed
SAT-SUN Bus and walking tour through historic townsite, dam, lake and waterfalls, for adults and ages 10 and older, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, $5-$10; for all ages, 2-3 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, $5; Cedar River Watershed Education Center, 19901 Cedar Falls Road S.E., North Bend; by reservation (seattle.gov/util/environmentconservation/education/cedarriverwatershed/).
Photography Workshop Tour
SAT Interactive experience taught by professional photographers, theme capturing people and pets, including transport by bus from store to a specially-chosen location with custom shooting set-up, 9 a.m. Saturday, Tukwila Best Buy, 17364 Southcenter Parkway, Tukwila; $50 (bestbuyphotoworkshoptours.com/registration/index/).