Many Farmer’s Markets are now open. Find your fresh here!
Free Comic Book Day Free comic books for kids at participating comic shops all over! Many library locations are also participating. We’ve listed those in the lists below. For store locations, head here!
Weekly crafts for kids. Click on, “Kids’ Club,” and input your zip code to navigate to your store for sign up and options!
11am It’s “High Five,” at most stores. We do suggest calling to confirm participation before you go. Some stores are also doing Star Wars events.
South King County
Shows at 2 and 7pm
Tacoma Public Library events-There are a variety of TPL events today, including story time, May the 4th events, and more.
- Family Storytime at Moore 10:30
- Play, Grow, and Discover at Wheelock 10:30
- Family Storytime at Swasey 10:30
Are you a sci-fi fan who loves to run with the force? Get your favorite costume ready and join us for a 5k that loops around Wapato Park. Dogs on leash and strollers welcome. Registration and fees required.
1-2pm Advance registration is now required for these popular, free walks lead by naturalists. Not suitable for strollers; perfect for ages 3 and up.
Ranger lead walk at at the Rhododendron Garden 1PM Reserve your spot in this free walk online. Not suitable for strollers; fun for kiddos over 3 and up.
***UPDATE!! Address has been changed to 1721 E 56th St Tacoma, Wa 98404. At the Eastside community center in the Social Hall.*** Free margaritas and tacos at this fun event with lots of vendor moms. While not a kid event so much as a mom event, we love to support this fun group.
Read with a Daffodil Princess at the Tillicum Library 12-1
Enjoy story time with a Daffodil Princess at your Pierce County Library! The princess will read stories, talk with children and be available for photos. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
After school workshop students age 8-14 perform in this fairy-tale mystery adventure! 1PM
Big Just Between Friends consignment sale May 2nd-5th Score a bargain on gently used kids’ gear and duds. At Cooper Point Marketplace in the vacant Sports Authority site.
school clubs and teams from all over Thurston County share their S.T.E.M. projects with hands on activities for kids, demonstrations, display, and more. On stage entertainment and hands-on activities. 10am-3pm Free event!
Relay for Life at Uptown 10am-3pm