Are you missing all your favorite activities? This weekend brings you some special events that we all love like story time with a drag queen, Ocean Week from the Randall Museum and a special gathering of vintage cars at the Hiller Aviation Museum. Sounds like a blast!

photo: Park Church Co-op

Planes, Trains and Cool Cars
The Hiller Museum is open for visitiors! Check out unique aircraft, model trains and cool cars featuring cars from car clubs and individual owners. Sat. Event details

Virtual Oregon Shakespeare Festival
Even though you can’t head to Oregon this summer, OSF is streaming A Midsummer Night’s Dream through July 22 and you can check it out this weekend. Fri.-Sun. Event details

The OC Virtual Fair
The OC Virtual Fair is a fun way to engage with the OC Fair, even you can’t be there in person! It will include slices of the OC Fair that fans can enjoy from home and it will live on OC Fair social media channels and on ocfair.com. Through Aug. 16. Event details

Ocean Week From the Randall Museum
The Randall Museum now makes a splash as it heads to tide pools, wetlands, bays and open ocean waters to explore more fun and learning. Families can look forward to ocean-themed videos, new hands-on science and art activities and even an exciting exploration of the weird and wonderful world of plankton—all brought to you at home. Through July 26. Event details

Family Concert: Carnival of the Animals
Chamber Music Northwest takes you to the zoo with Saint-Saëns famous The Carnival of the Animals! Enjoy an auditory parade of lions, elephants, kangaroos and more in this fun, family-friendly performance with entertaining narration by pianist Orion Weiss. Fri.-Sun. Event details

Drag Story Time Online
Cozy up on the couch and watch drag performers read a family-friendly story. Sat. Event details

Gamble Garden “Draw Comics & Cartoons”
Are your kids bored and bouncing off the walls? Ignite their passion for drawing this summer with lessons from a DC and Marvel artist! Instructor Timothy Green II will teach basic drawing skills and techniques for superhero comics, manga and cartoons. Sat. Event details

Helpsters Dance Party With CAMP
The Helpsters—Cody, Heart, Scatter, and Mr. Primm—are a one-of-a-kind team of vibrant and friendly monsters who love to solve problems for the customers who visit their shop. Whether faced with a challenge like planning a party, climbing a mountain, or mastering a magic trick, the Helpsters can help figure anything out—because every solution starts with a plan. Sat. Event details

—Kate Loweth

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