Free museums, Punk Rock Flea Market | Weekend Preview
Activities for the weekend of June 5-8, 2014, include Free First Thursday, the Punk Rock Flea Market, an AKC Summer Dog Show, and free days at state parks. Films opening include “The Fault in Our Stars” and “Edge of Tomorrow.”
Free First Thursday: Free admission June 5, 10 a.m.-8 p.m., MOHAI, 860 Terry Ave. N., Seattle (206-324-1126 or mohai.org); 5-9 p.m., Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle (206-764-5720 or www.museumofflight.org); 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Seattle Art Museum, 1300 First Ave., Seattle (206-654-3100 or www.seattleartmuseum.org); 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture, University of Washington, Seattle (206-543-5590 or www.burkemuseum.org); 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience, 719 S. King St., Seattle (206-623-5124 or wingluke.org); 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Seattle Asian Art Museum, 1400 E. Prospect St., Seattle (206-654-3100 or www.seattleartmuseum.org).
Punk Rock Flea Market: Vendors selling music, clothing, arts, comic books, jewelry, food, musical instruments, noon-10 p.m. Saturday, June 7, live music starts 6 p.m., all ages welcome, Underground Events Center, 2407 First Ave., Seattle; $1 (www.punkrockfleamarketseattle.com).
Fees waived, Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest: Fee-free day at more than 74 day-use sites in the forest, National Trails Day, Saturday, June 7 (www.fs.usda.gov/mbs).
AKC Summer Dog Show: Variety of AKC events, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, June 7-8, Washington State Fair Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave. S.W., Puyallup; free (253-841-5045 or puyallupvalleydogfanciers.org/).
State Parks Free Days: Visit State Parks free, no Discover Pass required; National Trails Day and Free Fishing Weekend, Saturday-Sunday, June 7-8 (www.parks.wa.gov).
AT THE MOVIES
“The Fault in Our Stars”: The highly-anticipated film adaptation of John Green’s book about two teenagers (Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort) who meet at a cancer support group. It has late-night previews Thursday, June 5, and opens Friday, June 6, at several theaters.
“Edge of Tomorrow”: This week’s big budget, sci-fi adventure stars Tom Cruise and Emily Blunt and was directed by Doug Liman. It also has late-night previews Thursday, June 5, and opens Friday, June 6, at several theaters (at many in 3D).
“Words and Pictures”: Clive Owen and Juliette Binoche star in this new prep-school drama. It opens Friday, June 6, at the Harvard Exit.
“For No Good Reason”: A documentary about artist Ralph Steadman and his friendship with “Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas” author Hunter S. Thompson. It opens Friday, June 6, at the Sundance Cinemas.
“Night Moves”: This thriller from director Kelly Reichardt (“Wendy and Lucy”) stars Jesse Eisenberg, Dakota Fanning and Peter Sarsgaard as environmentalists plotting an explosion. It opens Friday, June 6, at the Meridian 16 and Sundance Cinemas.
“Ping Pong Summer”: A geeky kid comes of age at an ’80s Maryland beach resort in this new drama. It opens Friday, June 6, at the Northwest Film Forum.
For reviews and showtimes, go to seattletimes.com/movies or to Friday’s Weekend Plus section.