Fairs/Festivals

Fremont Fair and Solstice Parade

“Delibertus Quirkus” – the freedom to be peculiar – is the unofficial motto of Fremont, and at no other time does the sentiment play out more prominently than at the annual Fremont Fair. The Solstice Parade starts at noon on July 19. For more information, visit www.fremontfair.org.

Location

Fremont

First Annual Spring Fling

Tickets are $20. Lasagna, salad and garlic bread. Raffles and fun. All proceeds go to Elks charities. All ages welcome. Live music with Hayley Blackwell Olsby and the Blue Soul Healers.

Location

Ballard Elks Lodge
6411 Seaview Ave. N.W.

Father's Day Car Show

More than 200 cars are on display for this event which takes place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on 152nd between 4th SW and 8th SW and on 6th SW between 152nd and 153rd (all of which are closed off for the day).

Car clubs from around the Puget Sound area are invited to display their vehicles, as are Burien's new car dealers (who also help sponsor the event).
The Strawberry Festival will be running June 19 & 20 in same area.

Location

All along 152nd Street S.W. and 153rd Street
SW 152nd Street In Downtown Burien
Burien

Taste of Norway/Norwegian Cultural and Heritage Day

The Leif to Leif 5K Fun Run/Walk kicks off at 9 a.m. followed by Tastes of Norway/Norwegian Cultural and Heritage Day starting at 10 a.m.

Presentations and demonstrations of traditional Norwegian handicrafts, music, song and dance, featuring folk dance troupe Leikarringen. Crafts and food will be available for purchase throughout the day. Pickled herring taste-off. Let your taste buds judge who makes the best. Artists will demonstrate weaving, rug tying and knitting. Rosemaling, or rose painting, a traditional Norwegian craft dating to the 1700s, will be on display.  read more »

Location

Leif Erikson Hall
2245 N.W. 57th St.

Preschool Fair

Meet representatives from 30 northwest Seattle neighborhood preschools. Unsupervised play area available for kids. Sponsored by Moms Club International. Free to the public.

http://www.momsclubseattlenw.org/

Location

St. Alphonsus Parish School
5816 15th Ave. N.W.
Seattle, WA

Mobile Chowdown

Seattle's best food trucks will be gathered in Interbay. Vendors include Marination Mobile, Veraci Pizza, Dante's Inferno Dogs and more.

Location

Mobile Chowdown
1616 W. Bertona St.
Seattle, WA 98199
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