Strawberries, boats, beer, art, cars | Community Corner
Community events for the weekend of June 14-15, 2014, include the Burien Wild Strawberry Festival, National Marina Day, Edmonds Art Festival, Brewers Festival and the Fenders on Front Street Car Show.
Burien Wild Strawberry Festival
Carnival, bands, performers, vendors, food, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, car show Sunday, Burien Town Square Park, 152nd Street Southwest and Fifth Avenue Southwest, Burien (206-988-3700 or burienstrawberryfestival.org).
Festival Sundiata: African-American heritage and culture, art and history exhibits, classic car show, entertainment, vendors, kids’ activities, food, noon Saturday-Sunday, Seattle Center, Seattle (206-684-7200 or festivalsundiata.org).
National Marina Day: Free harbor tour, sailboat rides, explore the schooner Adventuress; donations benefit the Leukemia Cup Regatta, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Shilshole Bay Marina, 7001 Seaview Ave. N.W., Seattle; free (206-787-3414 or portseattle.org/Marinas/Shilshole-Bay-Marina/Pages/National-Marina-Day.aspx).
Pride Picnic: Food, entertainment, activities for all ages, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Volunteer Park, 1247 15th Ave. E., Seattle; $1 donation for picnic meal (seattlepride.org/).
Bellevue Botanical Garden Grand Opening: Grand opening of new visitor center and gift shop, tours, music, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main St., Bellevue; free (425-452-2750 or bellevuebotanical.org).
Edmonds Art Festival: Display and sale, art, crafts and photography; entertainment, food courts, children’s art activities, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Frances Anderson Center, 700 Main St., Edmonds (425-771-6412 or edmondsartsfestival.com).
Maple Valley Days: Carnival, vendors, entertainment, noon-9 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday; parade, 10 a.m. Sunday, Lake Wilderness Park, 22500 S.E. 248th St., Maple Valley (maplevalleydays.com).
Brewers Festival: Wide selection from Washington breweries, entertainment, food vendors; kids’ area, craft vendors, 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Marymoor Park, 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Parkway N.E., Redmond; $20-$25 includes six tastes; ages 21 and younger free, designated driver $5 (washingtonbeer.com).
Seafair Festival Kick-Off: Entertainment, activities including attempt to set a Guinness World Record for the most people towing a mini hydroplane behind their bike, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday, Westlake Park, 401 Pine St., Seattle (206-728-0123 or seafair.com).
Father’s Day, Museum of Flight: Free admission for dads of any age, Lego play zone, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Museum of Flight, 9404 E. Marginal Way S., Seattle; $11-$19 (206-764-5720 or museumofflight.org).
Fenders on Front Street Car Show: Hundreds of classic cars, music, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, Front Street, downtown Issaquah (fendersonfrontstreet.com/).
Madeline McKenzie: email@example.com.