Seasonal Events

Summer

Free Day at the Seattle Center's Fun Forest
Tuesday June 15 12-3 pm
Hosted by Seattle Parks and Recreation
Contact Linda at (206) 684-4950
Pre-registration is required.

Concerts

City of Shoreline Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department
FREE lunchtime music concerts in the summer at parks around the Shoreline area each Tuesday from July 5 - August 10, 2004. The concerts will be held between 12pm and 1pm.
For more information call (206) 546-5041.
July 6: Chaopraya Ensemble - Traditional Thai Folk Music
Richmond Beach Saltwater Park
July 13: Canote Brothers - Fiddle Tunes, Country & Swing for the whole family
Hamlin Park
July 20: The Islanders - Caribbean Steel Drum
Richmond Beach Saltwater Park
July 27: Duwamish Dixieland Jazz - Dixieland Style Jazz
Hamlin Park
August 3: Halau Hula O Napualani - Pacific Island Dance
Richmond Beach Saltwater Park
August 10: Eric Ode & the Smilin' Coyote Band - Fun Family Music
Hamlin Park

Shoreline Arts Commission Free Summer Concerts
FREE summer concerts will be held from 7:00-8:30pm each Wedensday
evening from July 7- August 25, 2004 at different local parks.
For more information visit the Shoreline-LFP Arts Council at http://www.shorelinearts.net
or call (206) 417-4645.
July 7: Maya Soleil - Afro fusion, Celtic, world music and dance.
Animal Acres Park in Lake Forest Park
July 14: Student All-Star Jazz & Shear Jazz - cool jazz classics
Cromwell Park
July 21: Los Orchids & the Valley Girls - classic rock & roll.
Cromwell Park
July 23: Raven Blue - danceable R & B rock and some country.
7:00-9:00 p.m.
LFP Towne Centre with Picnic in the Park
July 28: Bobby Medina and the Red Hots - Vegas style, Motown and Latin.
Cromwell Park with Swingin' Summer Eve
August 4: Wooden O Shakespeare Company's Love's Labour's Lost
Richmond Beach Community Park
August 11: The Blues Torpedoes - blues & boogie with attitude
Richmond Beach Community Park
August 18:Quimbara - hot danceable salsa, merengue, cumbias
Richmond Beach Community Park
August 25: Crossfire - bluegrass
Richmond Beach Community Park

Downtown "Out to Lunch" Concerts
Concerts are hosted by the Downtown Seattle Association
See website for listing: http://www.downtownseattle.org/
Email pending

University Village-2673 NE University Village Mall
Concerts are held from 6:00pm-9pm
Call: (206) 523-0622 for more information
Email: info@uvillage.com
Website: http://www.uvillage.com
July 14 Andy O
July 21 Casino Royal
July 28 The Dusty 45s
August 4 The Dudley Manlove Quartet
August 11 The Nowhere Men
August 18 LeRoy Bell

Fairs and Festivals

Northwest FolkLife Festival
Seattle Center
Memorial Day Weekend May 28-31, 2004
11am-11pm Rain or Shine
http://www.nwfolklife.org
Tel: (206) 684-7300
Free Admission ($5.00 suggested donation)
SeaFair
July 10-August 8, 2004
See website for scheduled daily activities: http://www.seafair.com/
King County Fair-King County Fairgrounds in Enumclaw
July 21-25, 2004
Admission: Adults $7, Seniors (62+) $5
Tel: (206) 296-8888 or (360) 825-7777
Website: www.metrokc.gov/parks/fair/
Bite of Seattle
July 16-18,2004
Hours: Friday & Saturday 11am-9pm
Sunday 11am-8pm
Free Admission
Prices have been rolled back this year ---$5 for any entrée or combo plate!
Call: (425) 283-5050 or visit http://www.biteofseattle.com for more information.
Bumpershoot
September 3-6, 2004
Hours: 11am-11pm
$5 for adults with developmental disabilities. Full price for attendants.
Taste of Edmonds
August 13-15,2004
Friday/Saturday 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sunday 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Admission: $2.00 per person. Free for ages 10 and under.
Visit website for events: http://www.edmondswa.com/Events/Taste/
Evergreen State Fair
August 26- September 6, 2004
Open 10am-10pm everyday from August 26- September 5
On Sept.6 the carnival will close at 6pm, the fair will close at 7pm & barns will close at 4pm.
24 Hour Event Line: (425) 388-3200
Website: http://www.evergreenfair.org/
Admission: Adults (16-61) $8.00, Seniors (62+) $6.00, Youth (6-15) $4.00, Child (5-) Free
Starting August 1-September 5th, ticket price is reduced if purchased in advance at participating locations in Snohomish County: Adults $6.00 Seniors $5.00 Youth $3.00
(Parking $5.00/car)

Farmer's Markets

Lake City Farmer's Market - 3-7pm on Thursdays near 125th and Lake City Way NE in the parking lot behind the fire station.
Bothell Village Farmer's Market - 23732 Bothell-Everett Highway
Website: http://www.countyvillagebothell.com/
Tel: (425) 483-2250
Time: 10 am-3pm every Friday through Oct. 3rd
For bus transportation see the Metro Trip planner for more details http://www.transit.metrokc.gov/
*Farmers market every Friday June-September*
*Art market every Sunday June-September*
Produce Farms to Visit (Farm Fresh Guide)
Many local farms are open to the public and sell fresh organic produce in season or offer u-pick flowers, fruits and vegetables.
For a list of farms and farmer's market see website: http://www.pugetsound fresh.org/


Miscellaneous

Family Amusement Center