We’re kicking off the first weekend of February with some sweet family fun! On our radar: a super-fun Year of the Snake celebration, a fab French party, a crafty activity and challenge, a special meet and greet with the tooth fairy’s friend, an activity for your mind, body and soul, and a concert with a super popular kindie artist! If you and your kiddos are in need of some high-energy family fun, this weekend’s Family Dance Party will feature live music, family line dances and lessons, face painting, yummy treats, and a silent auction!


Lunar New Year Celebration
Kick off this week-long celebration at the Wing Luke with a full day of family activities including a lion dance, short films, and Year of the Snake crafts, games, exhibits, and stories! Sat., 11:00 am – 3:00 pm. Seattle. $8.95 to $12.95 (4 and under free). All ages. Event details.

Crêpes & Crafts at Sponge (pictured)
Celebrate National Crêpe Day with a super-fun celebration at Sponge! Learn how to make crêpes with a French chef, nosh on crêpe samples, listen to French music, and enjoy lots of family fun! Sat., 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (also Feb 3 at Sponge-Bellevue). Seattle. Free. Reservations recommended. Ages 10 and under. Event details.

Sundays Are Special
Celebrate new Sunday hours at the library with a special children’s craft activity and refreshments, plus participate in the Check-Out Challenge! Sun., 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm. Seattle. Free. All ages. Event details.


Dental Health Workshop
Is your lil’ one afraid of going to the dentist? At this special workshop, kiddos can visit with a pediatric dentist and learn about the tools dentists use, how to keep a shiny smile, and how to make a trip to the dentist a fun experience! Fri., 11:00 am – 12:00 pm. Bellevue. $8 to $9 (under 1 free). Ages 12 and under. Event details.

Healthy Kids, Healthy Families Fair
Get in tip-top shape at this family-friendly fair! In addition to healthy products and services, enjoy lots of hands-on activities, two high-energy kindie concerts, a Teddy Bear Clinic, mini seminars with docs and educators, and a fab raffle. Sat., 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Bellevue. Free. All ages. Event details.

Eats & Beats: Caspar Babypants
If you’re in need of a Caspar fix, this rockin’ concert (and pizza party!) will feature a super-fun set of sweet, simple, and clever kindie tunes guaranteed to get you movin’ and groovin’ in your seat. Sat., 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm. Bellevue. $8 to $12 ($3 extra for pizza & lemonade). Advance tickets recommended. All ages. Event details.

What do you have planned this weekend? Will you be enjoying one of the activities we mentioned above or chillaxing with the fam at home? Let us know in a comment below.

— Kristina Moy