Fairs/Festivals

2010 West Seattle SummerFest

2010 West Seattle Summer Fest - July 9th, 10th and 11th
2010 marks the 28th anniversary of the West Seattle Summer Fest! West Seattle Summer Fest is a FREE 3-day street fair, hosted by an organization of local area merchants, the West Seattle Junction Association. West Seattle Summer Fest is host to dozens of bands, hundreds of merchants and artists, and over 30,000 attendees. Complete with a food court, beer gardens and family activities, this is a true community celebration in the heart of West Seattle.

Vendor operating hours are:
Friday, July 9 from  read more »

Location

West Seattle Junction
California and Alaska Streets
West Seattle

2010 West Seattle SummerFest

2010 West Seattle Summer Fest - July 9th, 10th and 11th
2010 marks the 28th anniversary of the West Seattle Summer Fest! West Seattle Summer Fest is a FREE 3-day street fair, hosted by an organization of local area merchants, the West Seattle Junction Association. West Seattle Summer Fest is host to dozens of bands, hundreds of merchants and artists, and over 30,000 attendees. Complete with a food court, beer gardens and family activities, this is a true community celebration in the heart of West Seattle.

Vendor operating hours are:
Friday, July 9 from  read more »

Location

West Seattle Junction
California and Alaska Streets
West Seattle

2010 West Seattle Summer Fest

2010 West Seattle Summer Fest - July 9th, 10th and 11th
2010 marks the 28th anniversary of the West Seattle Summer Fest! West Seattle Summer Fest is a FREE 3-day street fair, hosted by an organization of local area merchants, the West Seattle Junction Association. West Seattle Summer Fest is host to dozens of bands, hundreds of merchants and artists, and over 30,000 attendees. Complete with a food court, beer gardens and family activities, this is a true community celebration in the heart of West Seattle.

Vendor operating hours are:
Friday, July 9 from  read more »

Location

West Seattle Junction
California and Alaska Streets
West Seattle

10th Annual Art in the Garden

This neighborhood garden celebration includes 25 local artists and 10 live musical performances plus:

  • Free parking and admission
  • Free door prizes every hour on the hour
  • Wine, cheese and bread provided by local artisans
  • Beer and brats donated by Maritime Pac & CasCioppo Bros
  • Bake sale by Ballard P-Patchers
  • Children's activities
  • Silent auction

Visit www.ballardgardenparty.com for more information.  read more »

Location

Ballard P-Patch
8527 25th Ave. N.W.

5th Annual Morgan Junction Festival

The Festival will have 7 live bands, vendors, the Bubbleman and other children activities, and the “Bite of Morgan” - a small, roving sampling of the Morgan neighborhood restaurants.

Detailed schedule at www.morganjunction.org.

Location

Morgan Junction Park
6415 California Ave. SW
Phone: 933-6968

Viking Days

Swedish Pancake Breakfast: 9 a.m.- 1 p.m, Saturday and Sunday.
Salmon Barbeque Dinner: Saturday 5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Admission to Viking Days and the Museum is free.
Swedish Pancake breakfast is $8 members, $10 non-members, $6 kids 12 and under.
Salmon Barbeque Dinner is $15 members, $18 non-members, $12 kids 12 and under.
Purchase raffle tickets for $2 per ticket by visiting the Nordic Heritage Museum.  read more »

Location

Nordic Heritage Museum
3014 N.W. 67th St.

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.