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Special Event: Education, For the Family, Children
Blue Star Museums
The Children’s Museum is once again honored to be a part of the Blue Star Museums program. Organized through a collaboration of the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families and Department of Defense, Blue Star Museums offers free admission to mi...
Children's Museum of Tacoma
Tacoma, WA

Sun 8/19/18 - Mon 9/3/18
Special Event: Children, Education, Summer Camp
Summer Camp at Hands On!
Don’t let the fun of learning stop during summer break! Register now for the premier summer camp experience at the award-winning Hands On Children’s Museum. Full and half day options for ages 3-K and grades 1-4 with exciting art, science and nature topics!...
Hands On Children's Museum
Olympia, WA

Sun 8/19/18 - Fri 8/31/18 at 9am-4pm
Special Event: Magic, Community Event
Sleight of Hand: Magic and Spiritualism in the Early 20th Century
Sleight of Hand: Magic and Spiritualism in the Early 20th Century, August 4, 2018-January 20, 2019 What is magic? Is it the magician who levitates a woman above the darkened stage of the Pantages Theater? The medium who gazes into the depths of Commenceme...
Washington State History Museum
Tacoma, WA

Sun 8/19/18 - Sun 1/20/19 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Auto Show, Children, For the Family, Living History, Fair/Festival
Snoqualmie Railroad Days
The 80th Snoqualmie Railroad Days festival showcases Snoqualmie’s “Trains, Timber, Traditions” on August 17 -19, 2018. Join the fun with a train excursions to the top of Snoqualmie Falls during the Railroad Days festival. Railroad Days highlights the uniqu...
Northwest Railway Museum
Snoqualmie, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-9pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting, Fair/Festival, For the Family
2nd Annual Hudson Bay Heritage Days BBQ Cookoff
25 Pitmasters will compete for over $10,000 in prize money in a BBQ competition at Clocktower Park in DuPont, WA. Great food, live music, a beer garden and children's activities including bouncy houses, pony rides (Sunday only) and trout fishing (Sunday on...
Clocktower Park
Dupont, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 11am-8:30pm
Special Event: Convention, Community Event, Religious
Be Courageous! 2018 Convention of Jehovah’s Witnesses
Jehovah's Witnesses warmly invite you to attend a three-day convention. The free Bible-based program will teach practical ways to face present and future challenges with courage.
Puyallup Assembly Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses
Puyallup, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 9:20am-5pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 9:20am-5pm
Sat 8/25/18 at 9:20am-5pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 9:20am-5pm
Fri 8/31/18 at 9:20am-5pm
Special Event: Community Event, For the Family
Blueberry Bash
St. Christopher's Community Church welcomes you to attend the Blueberry Bash. The Oly Mountain Boys will be performing free of charge. There will be homemade fruit pies, milkshakes, brats, hot dogs and more. Activities for all ages - Silent Auction, Bingo,...
St. Christopher's Community Church
Olympia, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-4pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Bryan Kellen
Bryan Kellen, tabbed by the National Comedy Hall of Fame as "America's Best Up-and-Coming Comedian," and honored in the Las Vegas Comedy Festival, is a frequent opener for George Lopez who combines physical, rubber-limbed comedy with real-life, engaging ex...
Comedy Underground
Seattle, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 8:30pm
Special Event: Food/Tasting
Farm-to-Table Dinner on Vashon Island
Feast on all that is fresh and bountiful from Pink Tractor Farm at this summer’s farm-to-table dinners on Vashon Island. Each dinner begins at 5PM and will feature 6-8 courses made using the freshest, in-season ingredients grown and raised on Pink Tractor ...
The Lodges on Vashon
Vashon, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 5pm-8pm
Special Event: Baseball
Fresno Grizzlies at Tacoma Rainiers
The Rainiers take on the Fresno Grizzlies in this four-game Triple-A series.
Cheney Stadium
Tacoma, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 1:35pm
Sun 8/19/18 at 1:35pm
Special Event: Tour
Guided Tours of the Bigelow House Museum
Bigelow House Museum 918 Glass Avenue Guided Tours Offered Friday and Sunday 1:00 to 4:00 pm. Built by 1860, the Carpenter Gothic style Bigelow House features original furnishings, and the tour highlights the Territorial Period of Washington. Listed o...
Bigelow House Museum
Olympia, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 8/24/18 at 1pm-4pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 1pm-4pm
Fri 8/31/18 at 1pm-4pm
Sun 9/2/18 at 1pm-4pm
Special Event: Religious
Historic Old St. Peter's Church invites You to Worship with us
Tacoma’s oldest church and building - Historic "Old St. Peter’s Church" (1873) warmly invites you to traditional Anglican/Episcopal worship (1928 Book Of Common Prayer) at 10 am (Sunday School too) & 5 pm Evening Prayer every Sunday.Holy Communion at 5 pm,...
St. Peter's Church
Tacoma, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am till 11am, 5pm till 5:45pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 10am till 11am, 5pm till 5:45pm
Sun 9/2/18 at 10am till 11am, 5pm till 5:45pm
Sun 9/9/18 at 10am till 11am, 5pm till 5:45pm
Sun 9/16/18 at 10am till 11am, 5pm till 5:45pm
Special Event: Tour
Kent Historic Cemetery Bus Tour
Interested in genealogy? Hop on a free bus tour to five pioneer and one pet cemetery established in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s. Registration is required.
Kent Senior Activity Center
Kent, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 1:30pm-5pm
Special Event: Social Event, Other
Leavenworth River Tubing Getaway
The city is awesome, but sometimes you just need to get away for a day of relaxation. Let us whisk you away from either Seattle or Bellevue to charming Leavenworth, WA for a day in the sun - complete with lazy river tubing and a beer garden cook-out. ...
Sound Excursions
Seattle, WA

Sun 8/19/18
Sat 8/25/18
Sun 8/26/18
Special Event: For the Family
Mary Olson Farm Open
Take your family on a trip back in time to the Mary Olson Farm. Kids will love meeting our cow, chickens, and mini donkeys and going on a tour of the Olson’s farmhouse. Pack a picnic and spend the day enjoying one of the best preserved farms in King County...
Mary Olson Farm
Kent, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 12pm-5pm
Sat 8/25/18 at 12pm-5pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 12pm-5pm
Special Event: Living History
Opening of Train Season
It’s Not Just A Train Ride at the Northwest Railway Museum this train season. Beginning on Sunday, April 1st, visitors can explore more of the Museum’s collection as most* train excursions will include a stop at the Train Shed exhibit building in 2018. Wit...
Northwest Railway Museum
Snoqualmie, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 11am-4:25pm
Sat 8/25/18 at 11am-4:25pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 11am-4:25pm
Sat 9/1/18 at 11am-4:25pm
Sun 9/2/18 at 11am-4:25pm
Special Event: Talks/Lectures, Class/Workshop, Education, Religious
Prayers for World Peace
Sundays 10:00 – 11:15am A peaceful, contemplative time in your weekend. Join us for prayers for world peace and uplifting advice on how we can transform our day-to-day life into opportunities for personal and spiritual growth. Through developing inner ...
Tushita Kadampa Buddhist Center
Olympia, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 8/26/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 9/2/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 9/9/18 at 10am-11:15am
Sun 9/16/18 at 10am-11:15am
Special Event: Flea Market
PSARA Antique/Vintage Technology Market
PSARA is hosting a one day Antique/Vintage Technology Market at Shoreline Community College on Sunday August 19, 2018. Radio, phono, audio, ham, electronics, tubes, records, books & more. Bring the family. Have fun, learn, buy, sell & trade. Sellers $20...
Shoreline Community College
Shoreline, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 9am-1pm
Special Event: Community Event
Pub Theology Puyallup
The format is simple: beverages, conversation, and God. Be ready to engage with people of varying religious traditions, philosophical perspectives and life experiences. You’ll be able to share your own wrestlings and thoughts while learning something ne...
Crockett's Public House
Puyallup, WA

Sun 8/19/18 at 6:30pm-8pm
Sun 8/26/18 at 6:30pm-8pm
Special Event: Tour
SAFECO Field Tours
Tour one of the premier baseball facilities ever built, including areas of the ballpark that are not normally open to the public: press box, luxury suites, field, dugout and visitor's clubhouse. Visitors are encouraged to bring their cameras.
Seattle, WA

Sun 8/19/18
Mon 8/20/18
Tue 8/21/18
Wed 8/22/18
Thu 8/23/18

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