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Family Movie Night @ Twirl

when: Mar 16, 2012 at 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm

where: Twirl Cafe, 2111 Queen Anne Avenue North, Seattle, Wa

cost: $5/child

ages: 0-10

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Take the kiddos to Twirl Cafe for family movie night! Kids can enjoy a G-rated movie in the upstairs gym or hang out in the play area. Plus, for the older kiddos (ages 6-10) we’ll have a selection of fun games to play. Movie is free with play area admission. Dinner and drinks will be available for purchase, including popcorn and snacks from our kid-friendly movie snack bar!

Movie Fun: $5/child
Includes play area admission and movie screening

The Red Carpet: $12/ child
Includes play area admission (including movie screening), small bag of treats from our kid-friendly movie snack bar, and one child’s entree

Note: Pre-crawling infants (not crawling) are Free

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus

when: Sep 18, 2014 - Sep 21 at various times (see listing)

where: Everett, Comcast Arena at Everett , 2000 Hewitt Ave. , Everett, WA

cost: $10-70

ages: All

the scoop:

Calling all circus lovers! The Greatest Show on Earth is back in town and you don’t… read more
It’s a Pirate Party! Visit Pretend City for a swashbuckling adventure to celebrate National Talk Like a Pirate Day! With special pirate themed story times taking place every hour and facilitated activities throughout the day, this will be a journey you won't want to miss. Buy one admission ticket and receive one free admission when a child dresses up in their best pirate garb.

Pirate Day at Country Village Shops

when: Sep 20 at 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Bothell, Country Village Shops, 23718 Bothell Everett Highway, Bothell, WA

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Ahoy, mateys! It’s Pirate Day at Country Village Shops. Come in yer best pirate garb and… read more
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Sunflower Celebration @ Dr. Maze’s

when: Fridays and Saturdays Sept. 5-20 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

where: Redmond, Dr. Maze's Farm, 15410 N.E. 124th St., Redmond

cost: Varies with each activity

ages: All

the scoop:

Take the fam to Dr. Maze’s to enjoy their 4-acre 2014 Sunflower and Corn Maze… read more
Nickelodeon’s Worldwide Day of Play is an event designed to promote the importance of PLAY. The Nickelodeon Channel will “go black” for several hours on September 20 to encourage families to make time for play. We will host a “Let’s Just Play” event at Mercerdale Park as a part of being a “Playful City, USA”. Visit Nickelodeon’s website for additional activities to encourage fun and play:

Mercer Island Parks & Recreation Day of Play

when: Sep 20 at 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Mercer Island, Mercerdale Park, 32nd & 77th Ave., Mercer Island , WA

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Nickelodeon’s Worldwide Day of Play is an event designed to promote the importance of PLAY.… read more

Fall Kid’s Art Studio

when: Sep 20 at 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

where: Madison Park, Junior League of Seattle Office, 4119 E. Madison, Seattle, WA

cost: Free

ages: 3-12

the scoop:

Calling all little artists! The Northwest Art League & Outreach Committee is hosting a Kid’s… read more
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Trendspotting at U Village

when: Sep 1, 2014 - Sep 30 at 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.

where: University District, University Village Shopping Center, 2623 N.E. University Village St., Seattle, WA

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

This month-long celebration of fall fashion, in-store events, and a major contest will take place… read more
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Snoqualmie Valley Block Party

when: Sep 20 at 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Snoqualmie Ridge, Snoqualmie Ridge, Center Blvd., Snoqualmie , WA

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

This annual event will feature games, bouncy houses, family entertainment, a community garage sale, vendors, food,… read more
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Holy Rosary WestFest

when: Sep 19, 2014 - Sep 20 at various times (see listing)

where: West Seattle, Holy Rosary Parish, 4142 42nd Ave. S.W., Seattle, WA

cost: Free admission (activity costs vary)

ages: All

the scoop:

This annual community fall festival will feature tons of fun activities including inflatables, live entertainment,… read more

Simon Kidgits Club Dino Days

when: Sep 20 at 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Tacoma, Tacoma Mall - Macy's Court, 4502 S. Steele St., Tacoma , WA

cost: Members free ($5 annual membership)

ages: 0-12

the scoop:

Go back in time with the Simon Kidgits Club and have a dino-mite time as… read more
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Elephant Birthday Party

when: Sep 20 at 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Tacoma , Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma , WA

cost: Free with admission or membership

ages: All

the scoop:

Take your crew to Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium for an elephant-sized 50th birthday party… read more
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Nihonmachi Nite

when: Sep 20 at 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

where: International District, Chinatown , Corner of 6th Ave. S. & S. Main St., Seattle, WA

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Celebrate Seattle’s nihonmachi, or Japantown, with an evening of food and fun! Enjoy delicious Japanese… read more

Salmon SEEson in Issaquah

when: Sept. 13 to Nov. 16, 2014 at 11 a.m. & 1 p.m

where: Issaquah, Issaquah Salmon Hatchery, 125 West Sunset Way, Issaquah, WA

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

See the salmon return to Issaquah Creek daily from the bridge or through viewing windows.… read more
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Sea Otter Awareness Weekend

when: Weekends Sept. 20-21 & 27-28, 2014 from 10:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

where: Seattle Waterfront, Seattle Aquarium, 1483 Alaskan Way, Pier 59, Seattle, WA

cost: Free with admission

ages: All

the scoop:

Take the fam to the Seattle Aquarium to explore the lives of sea otters with… read more
Rent a Pirate Pond Boat to sail on Lake Union Park's Model Boat Pond. These 39-inch pond boats are scale models of the R-Boat Pirate, which is on exhibit on our docks at South Lake Union. Sailing these miniature racing yachts is a great way to learn the basic concepts of sailing while enjoying time at the park. Pond Boat Sailing takes places Saturdays April-November.

Pond Boat Sailing

when: Every Saturday & Sunday from May to November

where: South Lake Union, The Center for Wooden Boats, 1010 Valley St., Seattle, Wa

cost: $5 suggested donation

ages: All

the scoop:

Looking for a fun family activity? Rent a pirate pond boat to sail on Lake… read more
Kid's Closet Connection is a twice yearly children's consignment sale that brings area moms together to sell their children's outgrown gently used clothing, baby furniture and equipment, toys, and books. As the new kid town, we will be smaller than our peer sales, but we plan to grow each season. Throughout the midwest and south, metro areas half our size often support twice as many sales, so we know there is room to coexist and grow. All remaining clothes with a donation tag will benefit our charitable partner, WestSide Baby of Seattle. Volunteer or cosign at our website, or visit us at

Kid’s Closet Connection Consignment Sale

when: Sep 19, 2014 - Sep 21 at various times (see listing)

where: Kenmore , St. Edward State Park - Advantage Gymnasium, 14445 Juanita Dr. N.E., Kenmore , WA

cost: Free admission & parking (Discover Pass needed for playground/trails)

ages: All

the scoop:

Looking for fall clothes and gear for your crew? Kid’s Closet Connection is a twice-yearly… read more
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LEGO Mania!

when: Various dates Sept. 20-Dec. 31, 2014

where: Seattle Public Libraries , Seattle, WA

cost: Free

ages: 2-12 or 5-12

the scoop:

Calling all LEGO buffs! The Seattle Public Library is holding weekly LEGO meet ups for… read more

42nd Street

when: Sept. 6-7, 13-14 & 20-21

where: Burien, Highline Performing Arts Center , 401 S. 152nd St., Burien

cost: $12

ages: All

the scoop:

In this latest Hi-Liners production adapted from the classic 1933 musical film, see a chorus girl… read more
Pacific Science Center offers Parents' Night Out events all year round. Spend a night out (or in!) while your child enjoys private, after-hours exploration of our exhibits, hands-on activities, and a live science, planetarium or laser light show. Your child will enjoy a light snack upon arrival and a science-themed treat later in the evening. This month's theme is Bridge the Gap! Draw up a plan and explore the structural possibilities of bridge building. Collaborate on engineering challenges to discover tension and compression while testing the strength of various materials. Use your design skills to construct a bridge that can withstand the force of gravity, then hang up your hard hat for a delicious liquid nitrogen treat and private laser show.

Parents’ Night Out at PSC

when: Sep 20 at 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.

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

cost: $30-40

ages: Grades K-5

the scoop:

Pacific Science Center offers Parents’ Night Out events all year round. Spend a night out… read more
Puyallup Fair 2011

Washington State Fair

when: Sep 5, 2014 - Sep 21 at various times (see listing)

where: Puyallup, Washington State Fair Events Center, 110 9th Ave. S.W., Puyallup , Wa

cost: $9-12.50 (5 and under free)

ages: All

the scoop:

There is something for everyone at this annual state fair! Enjoy family-friendly entertainment on multiple stages,… read more
Visitors are invited to participate in hands-on activities that relate to early settler life at the historic 1888 Fraser Cabin. Eastside Heritage Center staff and volunteers present the activities and interpret the log cabin that was built and lived in by the Fraser family over 100 years ago!

Fraser Cabin Heritage Program

when: Sep 20 at 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

where: Bellevue, Kelsey Creek Farm Park, 410 130th Pl. S.E., Bellevue, WA

cost: Free

ages: 3-8

the scoop:

Looking for a fun way to introduce your kiddo to local history?  Participate in fun,… read more
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Walk To End Alzheimer’s

when: Sep 20 at 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.

where: South Lake Union, South Lake Union Park, 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle, Wa

cost: Free (fundraising encouraged)

ages: All

the scoop:

Lace up your tennies, grab the jogging stroller, and join other Seattle families for the… read more
Job Carr Cabin Museum presents its 5th Annual Pioneer Days Festival on Saturday, September 20, 2014 from 12-4 p.m. at Old Town Park in Tacoma, WA. This FREE event includes many fun hands-on activities for children and their families. Experience pioneer life with a variety of old-time crafts, games, demonstrations and folk music.

Pioneer Days Festival

when: Sep 20 at 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.

where: Tacoma, Job Carr Cabin Museum, 2350 N. 30th St., Tacoma , WA

cost: Free

ages: All

the scoop:

Mark your calendars for this annual festival at Old Town Park in Tacoma. This free event… read more
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End of Summer Pool Party

when: Sep 21 at 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.

where: Mercer Island, Stroum Jewish Community Center, 3801 E. Mercer Way , Mercer Island , Wa

cost: Free

ages: All (under 6 must be supervised in the pool)

the scoop:

It may be September and almost the first day of fall, but it’s always summertime… read more

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