Some of the season’s first low tides are this weekend. Today’s low will be around 3PM. Head to a beach near you to see critters revealed by the low tide. Need tips and suggestions? I have a post on low tide exploration here. It includes a link to the table so you can check the beach you’re heading to.
Lacey Spring Fun Fair Two day festival including the popular, FREE kids’ zone Don’t miss it!
Summer Re-Opening event at the Foss Waterway Seaport music, Tacoma fireboat on hand, cannon firing, and more. Bogo admission as part of Northwest Museum week
Manestage theater in Sumner presents Cheaper By The Dozen Family friendly classic; last show at 2PM today
Tacoma City Ballet Storybook theater short, fairy tale themed ballet performances Tickets are a very reasonable 5.00 or 6.00. Last weekend! *Ticket purchase for this event is in the middle of the page-scroll just down from the Mother’s Day event. Last shows today at 1PM and 3PM
Crafts from the past at Fort Nisqually Local artisans demonstrate different crafts each weekend through September 3rd. It’s basket weaving today. Included with admission. I think demos. will probably only interest older children, but kids of most ages enjoy exploring the fort. Included with admission
Pagoda Celebration at Point Defiance music, refreshments, and guided tours via trolley to celebrate the Pagoda’s addition to the registry of historic places. I’m not sure how interesting this will be to the kiddos, but if the Pagoda has a special place in your heart, you might want to try it.
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