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Farms, festivals and parades | Community Corner

The weekend of June 22-23 highlights the Bellvue Strawberry Festival, the Fremont Fair and Solstice Parade, the Kent International Festival and the Dodge Challenger Race Car.

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Bellevue Strawberry Festival

Historical exhibits and demonstrations, entertainment, carnival games, bounce toys, strawberry-shortcake-eating contest, food and craft vendors, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday; Classic Auto Show, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Crossroads Park, 16000 N.E. 10th St., Bellevue; free parking and shuttle-bus service from Highland Middle School ( ).

Fremont Fair and Solstice Parade: Beer garden, entertainment, 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday; crafts, world imports vendors, Art Cars, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday; Arts for All activities for all ages, music, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Fremont Abbey Art Center; Dog Parade, 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Fremont neighborhood, Seattle ( ); Solstice Parade, 3 p.m. Saturday, on North 36th Street, Fremont Avenue and North 34th Street, from Third Avenue Northwest to Gas Works Park; Solstice Celebration music, food vendors, beer garden, 3-9 p.m. Saturday, Gas Works Park, Seattle (206-547-7440 or ).

Morgan Junction Community Festival: Vendors, local food, music, art activities, 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m., Saturday, Morgan Junction Park, 6413 California Ave. S.W., Seattle ( ).

Greet the Dodge Challenger Race Car at MOHAI: Arrival of 1970 Dodge Challenger that won the 1981 American Hot Rod Association World Championship, to be displayed in the museum; driver Al Young shares stories about his 25 years racing the Challenger, activities, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, MOHAI at Lake Union Park, 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle; $12-$14, ages 14 and younger free (206-324-1126 or ).

Kent International Festival: Entertainment, international food court, community organizations, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, Town Square Plaza, Second Avenue and Smith Street, Kent ( ).

Marymoor R/C Model Airplane Swap Meet: Buy, sell and swap model airplanes, helicopters, equipment, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway N.E., Redmond; free (425-883-2465 or

Puyallup Meeker Days Festival: Entertainment, vendors, kids’ activities, dog lounge, quilt display, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, downtown Puyallup (253-840-2631 or

Mary Olson Farm: Visit historic farm with 1897 barn, orchard, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays, 28728 Green River Road, Auburn; free (253-288-7433 or

Family Weekend, Bainbridge: Children’s art activities, art demonstrations, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, 100 Ravine Lane N.E., and Kids Discovery Museum, 301 Ravine Lane N.E., Bainbridge Island; free (206-842-4451 or

Madeline McKenzie,

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