Torchlight Parade, city festivals | Community Corner
Community events for the weekend of July 26-27, 2014, include Seafair Torchlight FanFest/Torchlight Parade, Renton River Days and Lake Stevens Aquafest.
Seafair Torchlight FanFest/Torchlight Parade
Torchlight FanFest, opening ceremonies and torch lighting, noon Saturday; parade preview performances, 1 p.m.; Seafair Clowns appearance, 3 p.m.; concert, 3:30 p.m.; Seafair princess autograph signing, 3-5 p.m. Saturday, Seattle Center; Torchlight Parade, giant helium balloons, drill teams, marching bands, Seafair Clowns, Pirates and princesses, equestrian units, 7:30 p.m. Saturday on Fourth Avenue from Seattle Center to South Washington Street, Seattle; reserved bleacher seating if still available, $25-$50 (seafair.com/).
BAM (Bellevue Arts Museum) Art Fair: Art display and sale, KIDSfair, food vendors, 9:30 a.m.-9:30 p.m. Saturday, 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Bellevue Square and Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue (www.bellevuearts.org/fair/).
Bellevue Festival of the Arts: Arts and crafts vendors, music, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Cost Plus World Market, 10300 N.E. Eighth St., Bellevue (www.bellevuefest.org/).
Sixth Street Fair: Art sale, kids’ activities, food vendors, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Northeast Sixth Street and 106th Avenue Northeast, Bellevue (www.bellevuedowntown.com/events/6th-street-fair).
Renton River Days: Parade, 10 a.m. Saturday, South Third Avenue from Shattuck Avenue to Liberty Park, Renton; vendors, entertainment, recreation, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday, Liberty Park, 1101 Bronson Way N., Renton (rentonriverdays.org/).
Lake Stevens Aquafest: Carnival, wagon rides, entertainment, 10 a.m.-midnight Saturday, 6 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday; water ski/wakeboard tournament, 11 a.m. Saturday, City Beach Park; parade, 1 p.m. Saturday, Main Street; boat parade, 7 p.m. Saturday; fireworks, 10 p.m. Saturday, Lake Stevens (aquafest.org).
Hispanic Seafair Festival: Celebration of Hispanic culture with food, music, dancing. 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sunday, Seattle Center, Seattle (www.seafair.com/).
Pista sa Nayon: Filipino American community festival, food, information, arts and crafts vendors, entertainment, basketball tournament, children’s games. 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Sunday, Seward Park Amphitheater, 5898 Lake Washington Blvd. S., Seattle (www.pista.org/).
Madeline McKenzie: firstname.lastname@example.org.