Open trails at the Morse Wildlife Preserve in Graham Monthly opening of this preserved spot. Low key outing with a short walk but fun-kids will enjoy walking on the boardwalks and up the bird watching tower. Parking is super tight here. Carpool if you go with a group.
It’s dog days at the Auburn Farmer’s Market. Stop by the info. booth at 11:45 to register your dog for the pet parade! Thanks reader, Becca, for this tip! Look for free parking in the Sound Transit garage.
Art on the Ave on 6th Avenue in Tacoma Live art, local vendors, and more
Sunday Farmer’s Market at STAR Center in South Tacoma and the Center at Norpoint Many other areas now have a Farmer’s Market open on Sundays. Get your fresh on!
PenMet Family Theater presents Dorothy in Wonderland Friday, Saturday, Sunday – July 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26th, 2015 Tickets Sales begin @ 6pm – Show Starts at 7pm. Sehmel Homestead Park, 10123 78th Avenue. Cost $5/person. Outdoor showings; families are invited to bring picnics, blankets, chairs. Concessions available.
Your trolley is back! Need a destination? Consider going between Uptown-get some lunch or froyo- and downtown-walkable and you can see the free Harbor WildWatch exhibit in the Skansie visitor center.
Crafts of the Past at Ft.Nisqually Traditional crafts are demonstrated Saturdays and Sundays through the fall. Included with fort admission. This outing is probably most interesting to school age children, though younger ones will enjoy running in and around the fort towers. Also Sunday It’s sheep today-Saturday kids will be able to see sheep sheared and then see a spinning wheel in action.
Cornucopia Days in Kent carnival rides, street fair, vendors, and more! Be sure to look for the police and fire vehicles the kids can climb in.
Visit the South Sound Estuarium open 11-4 weekends
Just looking to cool off? I hear ‘ya! Here’s our beat the heat round-up. with places to swim, favorite ice cream shops, best beaches, and more!
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