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Wednesday, July 29

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“Having It All” Film Screening

when: Jul 29 at 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

where: Ballard, Majestic Bay Theater, 2044 N.W. Market St., Seattle, Wa

cost: $15

ages: All

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BECU ZooTunes Presented by Carter Subaru

when: Various dates June 19-Aug. 19, 2015

where: Phinney Ridge, Woodland Park Zoo - West Entrance , 5500 Phinney Ave. N. , Seattle, Wa

cost: $27 & up (12 & under FREE with paying adult)

ages: All

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Summer Movie Express: $1 Kids’ Flicks

when: Tuesdays & Wednesdays, June 23-Aug. 19, 2015 at 10 a.m.

where: Regal Cinemas , Seattle, Wa

cost: $1

ages: All

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Sounds of Summer Concert Series

when: Every Wednesday July 8 through Aug. 19, 2015 from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

where: University Village, University Village, 2623 N.E. University Village St., Seattle

cost: Free

ages: All

Let the kids splash around at Tukwila's Spray Park while you sit back, relax and enjoy the sun!

Peanut Butter & Jam Family Concert Series

when: Wednesdays July 29-Aug. 19 from noon-1 p.m.

where: Tukwila, Tukwila Community Center, 12424 42nd Ave. S., Tukwila, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Learn valuable computer/multi-media skills, academic skills, make new friends, and have a camping team-building experience. Upon successful graduation from the seven-week summer program, you will receive $500 stipend and get to participate in year-round Youth Institute program and various community service and service learning projects for your community.

Youth Institute Summer Program

when: Jul 29 - Aug 1 at 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

where: North Bend, Two Rivers School, 330 Ballarat Ave. N., North Bend, Wa

cost: Free (participants are paid $500 upon completion of the program)

ages: 1-17

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First Tech Movies at Marymoor Park

when: Wednesdays July 8-Aug. 26, 2015 at dusk

where: Redmond, Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Pkwy. N.E., Redmond , Wa

cost: $5/person (5 & under Free)

ages: All

Music Under the Stars – a fun way to introduce your kids to great music. At 7:15pm, live classical music will be performed by an outstanding student ensemble, followed at 8:00pm by a live audio broadcast of world-renowned artists performing at Benaroya Hall, provided directly to the park by KING-FM. Bring a picnic, stretch out on the lawn, and enjoy the music in this casual, family-friendly evening. Every Monday evening from July 6th through July 27th, at the Columbia City Park (between the Library and the Rainier Valley Cultural Center).

Chamber Music in the Park

when: Jul 29 at 5:30 p.m.

where: Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Seafair Parade of Ships

when: Jul 29 at 1:45 p.m. to 3 p.m

where: Seattle Waterfront, Seattle Waterfront, Pier 62 & 63, Seatte, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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GROSSOLOGY: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body Returns

when: June 20, 2015-Jan. 3, 2016 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

where: Lower Queen Anne, Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: $11.75-19.75

ages: All

Discover Seattle and King County Parks through music and art with 22 pianos hand-painted by local artists. The pianos will be placed in 22 parks and open spaces across King County including Seattle, Bellevue, Kirkland, Mercer Island and Sea-Tac Airport. The pianos are free for public use July 16 thru August 16, and made possible by Laird Norton Wealth Management. For information on specific locations visit https://www.pianosintheparks.com.

Pianos in the Parks Returns to Seattle-Area Parks

when: Jul 29 - Aug 16 at noon to 6 p.m

where: Seattle, Seattle, Mercer Island, Kirkland and Bellevue Parks, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Thursday, July 30

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Sundquist Family Movies in the Park

when: Thursdays July 9-Aug. 13, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. (movie starts at dusk)

where: Snohomish, Willis Tucker Community Park, 6705 Puget Park Dr., Snohomish, Wa

cost: Free (donations accepted & encouraged)

ages: All

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GROSSOLOGY: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body Returns

when: June 20, 2015-Jan. 3, 2016 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

where: Lower Queen Anne, Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: $11.75-19.75

ages: All

Out To Lunch Concerts 2013

Out to Lunch Summer Concert Series

when: Various dates July 9-Sept. 4, 2015 from noon-1:30 p.m.

where: Downtown Seattle, Various outdoor venues throughout downtown Seattle , Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Discover Seattle and King County Parks through music and art with 22 pianos hand-painted by local artists. The pianos will be placed in 22 parks and open spaces across King County including Seattle, Bellevue, Kirkland, Mercer Island and Sea-Tac Airport. The pianos are free for public use July 16 thru August 16, and made possible by Laird Norton Wealth Management. For information on specific locations visit https://www.pianosintheparks.com.

Pianos in the Parks Returns to Seattle-Area Parks

when: Jul 30 - Aug 16 at noon to 6 p.m

where: Seattle, Seattle, Mercer Island, Kirkland and Bellevue Parks, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Out To Lunch Concerts 2013

Out to Lunch Summer Concert Series

when: Various dates July 9-Sept. 4, 2015 from noon-1:30 p.m.

where: Downtown Seattle, Various outdoor venues throughout downtown Seattle , Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Redhook Brewery Outdoor Movies

Redhook’s Moonlight Cinema

when: Thursdays, July 9-Aug. 27, 2015 at 6 p.m. (movies start at dusk)

where: Woodinville , Redhook Brewery - Outdoor Grassy Bowl, 14300 N.E. 145th St., Woodinville , Wa

cost: $5/person

ages: All

Kirkland Summer Evening Concerts

when: every Thursday at 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

where: Kirkland, Marina Park, 25 Lakeshore Plaza Dr., Seatte, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Rose Festival Fleet Week

Seafair Fleet Week: Ship Tours

when: Jul 30 - Aug 2 at various times (see listing) to 3:30 p.m.

where: Seattle Waterfront , Seattle Waterfront, Pier 66, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Sammamish Concerts in the Park

when: every Thursday at 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.

where: Sammamish, Pine Lake Park, 2401 228th Ave. S.E., Sammamish, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Kenmore Summer Concert Series

when: Every Thursday July 9-August 13

where: Kenmore, Saint Edward State Park, 14445 Juanita Dr. N.E., Kenmore, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Redmond Town Center Family Concerts

when: July 16, 23 & 30, 2015 from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

where: Redmond, Redmond Town Center, 7525 166th Ave., Redmond, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Summer Concerts at Hiawatha Park

when: Every Thursday July 23-August 27, 2015 at 6:30 p.m.

where: Admiral, Hiawatha Park, 2700 California Ave. S.W. , Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Learn valuable computer/multi-media skills, academic skills, make new friends, and have a camping team-building experience. Upon successful graduation from the seven-week summer program, you will receive $500 stipend and get to participate in year-round Youth Institute program and various community service and service learning projects for your community.

Youth Institute Summer Program

when: Jul 30 - Aug 1 at 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

where: North Bend, Two Rivers School, 330 Ballarat Ave. N., North Bend, Wa

cost: Free (participants are paid $500 upon completion of the program)

ages: 1-17

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Everett Children’s Concert Series

when: Every Thursday July 9-Aug. 20, 2015 from 10 a.m.-11 a.m.

where: Everett, Thornton A. Sullivan Park, 11405 Silver Lake Rd., Everett, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

The PEMCO Movies at Magnuson Park feature big screen movies, cirque performers, movie trivia and Seattle’s best food trucks. Thursdays from July 10 - August 28. Presented by Seattle Children’s. Bring blankets and warm clothes for a comfortable evening. All events are dog friendly. 2014 Schedule: July 10: Grease July 17: The Lego Movie July 24: Gravity July 31: Sixteen Candles August 7: Jurassic Park August 14: Pitch Perfect August 21: The Little Mermaid August 28: Ghostbusters

PEMCO Outdoor Movies at Magnuson Park

when: Every Thursday July 9-August 27, 2015 from 7 p.m.-10 p.m

where: Sand Point, Magnuson Park, 7400 Sand Point Way N.E., Seattle, Wa

cost: $5/person (5 &under Free)

ages: All

Friday, July 31

Music Under the Stars – a fun way to introduce your kids to great music. At 7:15pm, live classical music will be performed by an outstanding student ensemble, followed at 8:00pm by a live audio broadcast of world-renowned artists performing at Benaroya Hall, provided directly to the park by KING-FM. Bring a picnic, stretch out on the lawn, and enjoy the music in this casual, family-friendly evening. Every Monday evening from July 6th through July 27th, at the Columbia City Park (between the Library and the Rainier Valley Cultural Center).

Music Under the Stars

when: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays from July 6-Aug. 1, 2015 at 7:15 p.m.

where: Columbia City Park, Volunteer Park & Freeway Park, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

A Seafair sanctioned community event co-produced by the Wallingford Community Senior Center and the Wallingford Chamber of Commerce. For 65 years Wallingford has played host to the longest running Seafair Parade known as the Kiddie Parade. The parade features kids as major participants and includes families and local businesses. Drill teams, local marching bands and family oriented organizations will be represented in the Parade. This year's theme is "Green Summer Up!" Costumes and participants that demonstrate environmental awareness, recycling/composting, gardening and other "green" subjects are encouraged! The Parade will be followed by the 'Wallingford Family' Festival at the Meridian Park adjacent to the Good Shepherd Center. The Festival portion of the day will include local vendors selling handicrafts, booths featuring demonstrations and food vendors. There will also be plenty of activities for kids, including bouncy houses and games. Two stages will present the music of local bands and kids' music groups. Plenty of fun and variety for all our Wallingford Family! New to the 'Wallingford Family' Festival this year is the “Beer, Wine & Bites Tasting Garden”. Enjoy delicious bite-size dishes and fabulous beer and wine by local restaurants and producers while enjoying the festivities. Tasting Garden is 21-and-over-only. Valid photo ID required. Open 1-5pm.

UmojaFest African American Heritage Festival

when: Jul 31 - Aug 2 at 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.

where: Central District, Judkins Park, 2150 S. Norman St., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

2011 Blue Angels

Boeing Seafair Air Show

when: Jul 31 - Aug 2 at 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

where: Columbia City, Genesee Park , 4316 S. Genesee St., Seattle, Wa

cost: Gate admission for Genesee Park only

ages: All

grossology

GROSSOLOGY: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body Returns

when: June 20, 2015-Jan. 3, 2016 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

where: Lower Queen Anne, Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: $11.75-19.75

ages: All

Discover Seattle and King County Parks through music and art with 22 pianos hand-painted by local artists. The pianos will be placed in 22 parks and open spaces across King County including Seattle, Bellevue, Kirkland, Mercer Island and Sea-Tac Airport. The pianos are free for public use July 16 thru August 16, and made possible by Laird Norton Wealth Management. For information on specific locations visit https://www.pianosintheparks.com.

Pianos in the Parks Returns to Seattle-Area Parks

when: Jul 31 - Aug 16 at noon to 6 p.m

where: Seattle, Seattle, Mercer Island, Kirkland and Bellevue Parks, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Rose Festival Fleet Week

Seafair Fleet Week: Ship Tours

when: Jul 31 - Aug 2 at various times (see listing) to 3:30 p.m.

where: Seattle Waterfront , Seattle Waterfront, Pier 66, Seattle, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

Bring your family to discover how important our bee pollinators are for blueberries and other plants, then check in with farm stands to pick blueberries! Farm stand rates apply to u-pick purchases. Meet at the Ranger Station. All ages welcome. Please register at www.MyParksAndRecreation.com course #94341

Buzzing Blueberries

when: Jul 31 at 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

where: Bellevue, Lake Hills Greenbelt Ranger Station, 15416 S.E. 16th St., Bellevue, Wa

cost: Free

ages: All

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Seafair Hydroplane Races

when: Jul 31 - Aug 2 at 8:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

where: Genesse Park, Genesee Park, 4316 S. Genesee St., Seattle, Wa

cost: $0-45

ages: All

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Explore the Shore

when: June 15, July 2, 15 & 31 and Aug. 12 & 28, 2015 at various times

where: Tacoma, Owen Beach, 5605 N. Owen Beach Rd., Tacoma, Wa

cost: Free

ages: 5 & older

Please Enter Kids Room Tours

Art Workshop: Picasso Clay Portraits

when: Jul 31 at 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

where: Factoria Mall, KidsQuest Children’s Museum, 4091 Factoria Mall SE, Seattle, Wa

cost: $8/member; $1/nonmember

ages: 6 and up