Festivals and hydroplanes | Community Corner
Community events for the weekend of Aug. 3-4, 2013, include Lake City Pioneer Days, Magnolia Summerfest and Seafair Weekend.
Lake City Pioneer Days
Salmon bake, noon-6 p.m. Saturday, Lake City Community Center, 12531 28th Ave. N.E., Seattle; Street Festival entertainment, food vendors, pony rides, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, beer garden opens at noon, Albert Davis Park and along Northeast 125th Street; Vintage Car Show, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Kid’s Parade, 6 p.m., from 135th Avenue Northeast and Lake City Way; Grand Parade, 7 p.m. Saturday, Lake City Way from 130th Avenue Northeast to 124th Avenue Northeast, Seattle (www.northseattlechamber.com/pioneer-days/ ).
Magnolia Summerfest: Art show, sidewalk sale, entertainment, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Friday, noon-10 p.m. Saturday, kids’ parade, 10:30 a.m., Seafair parade, 11 a.m. Saturday, Magnolia neighborhood, Seattle (206-284-5836 or www.magnoliasummerfest.org).
Seafair Weekend: Hydroplane racing, Boeing Air Show featuring the Patriots Jet Team, zip line, Kids Zone inflatable rides, food vendors, entertainment, beer gardens, 8:30 a.m.- 6 p.m. Saturday, 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Genesee Park and Playfield, 4316 S. Genesee St., Seattle; admission $25/advance, $30/at the gate, $10/ages 65+, ages 6-12; free for military with ID, $10/military family member; pit pass $10 (206-728-0123 or www.seafair.com).
Need for Speed Festival: Vintage hydroplane, aircraft including an L-39 Patriot, vintage DC-2 and 30 high-performance cars; beer garden, barbecue, souvenirs, kids’ activities, music, biplane rides; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday; Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle; $10-$18 (206-764-5720 or www.museumofflight.org).
Camlann Medieval Festival: Knights in armor, minstrels, craft demonstrations, games, costume rental, noon-6 p.m. Saturdays-Sundays through Aug. 25; lunch available noon-3:30 p.m., dinner 5-8 p.m. by reservation, Camlann Medieval Village, 10320 Kelly Road N.E., Carnation; $6-$10, ages 6 and younger free (425-788-8624 or www.camlann.org ).
Shoreline Classic Car Show: 250 classic and special-interest cars, music, hosted by Lance Lambert of Vintage Vehicle Show; proceeds benefit school programs, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Meridian Park Elementary School, 17077 Meridian Ave. N., Shoreline; $20 vehicle entry, free for spectators (www.shorelineschools.org/meridianpark/).
Bainbridge Island Japanese Festival: Culture of Japan through performances, activities and workshops for all ages including Taiko, puppet show, Zen Kitchen meals, 10:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. Sunday, IslandWood, 4450 Blakely Ave. N.E., Bainbridge Island; free (www.sugoiexperiencejapan.com/).
Madeline McKenzie: email@example.com