Here’s your weekend list! Headed to Seattle or one of our other neighbors? Check out the big list over at ThriftyNWmom compiled by super bargain sleuth Sia of Centsible in Seattle. If you prefer to stay local, read on for the best of South Sound fun.
Note: HC Mast at Redondo is Closed this weekend for repair.
Heavier than Air Theater presents Tom Sawyer Tickets are 10.00 Recommended for kids 8 and up. Various show times this weekend and next.
Norman Rockwell exhibit at the Tacoma Art Museum. On a budget? Wait until a 3rd Thursday to go for free or try to score an Art Access pass from your library.
Free, indoor cinema in Puyallup: Mary Poppins Concessions available
Celtic Fair in Puyallup Various activities at area merchants; celtic breed dog show in Pioneer Park at 12:00
Meet the Daffodil princesses-Puyallup Public Library 11AM-11:40 Another rendezvous with our local royalty. The girls will read stories and take pictures-don’t forget your camera. The library will also host free, Celtic bookmark decorating between 10AM-4PM as part of the Celtic Fair.
Michael’s The Knack free family event Decorate a clay pot and saucer (you must purchase in store) to look like a giant cupcake 10AM-12
The Very Hungry Catepillar Event at Barnes and Noble Stores at 11AM Reading and special crafts; nearest South Sound stores are in Lakewood and South Center. I always suggest calling to confirm that national events will be at your store.
Kids’ Corner at the Harbor History Museum in Gig Harbor Make tissue paper flowers Admission + 1.00 1:00PM
Super Raffle and Kids’ Carnival at Bethany Baptist in Puyallup; Fundraiser for South Hill Cooperative Preschool. Scroll one post down for complete details.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Event 2PM Special event for fans of the wimpy kid books at Borders This event should be at all Borders, except Lynwood and Gig Harbor, which are closing; however, I’d call to double check before heading out.
Pier Peer at the Working Waterfront Museum on the Foss Waterway 10.00 For kids 8 and up, an evening event where kids can get a look at sea critters drawn to the dock lights. Read more in my post here.
and don’t look now, but I see sun! You might want to take a hike, enjoy the new boardwalk at Nisqually, or try the bridge to the beach. I’ve got the scoop on those outings, plus more ideas for area walks right here. You could always take a new playground for a spin -check out #10-6, and 5-1, in my best playgrounds series. I’d love to hear your ideas, too!
Get found! Wilderness safety class for kids at the Tacoma Mountaineers. Open to non-members. 1:30-3:00 Read more in my post here.
Children of the World concert at Westwood Baptist in Olympia Special children’s choir made up of orphaned and disadvantaged children from developing nations. 6PM
Know something I missed? Let me know! Be sure to check back for added events and your weekday calendar! I’m very proud to have the most complete list of family fun for the South Puget Sound. If you love it, too, I hope you’ll take a minute to tell a friend about the site or stop on by the Facebook page! I love to hear about your family’s adventures.