The time following surgery for your dog can be confusing and distressing for you both. Depending on what the surgery was, there will be different requirements in terms of wound care, recovery and rest time, and the medications or supportive therapies they may need post-surgery................ Click to read the guide from Your Dog Advisor which offers some practical general guidance, but make sure that you always follow any advice given by your vet post surgery.
Wednesday, August 1, 2018 9:30 AM - 8:30 PM
To honor the veterans and active duty military members in the Puget Sound area, Woodland Park Zoo is hosting Honoring Those Who Serve, a day for military families to enjoy the zoo.
During Honoring Those Who Serve, Woodland Park Zoo will extend free admission to active, reserve, retired, and veteran U.S. military personnel and one family member with valid service identification.
August 1 will have extended zoo hours and programing for Evening Zoo as well. The zoo will be open past normal hours until 8:30 p.m. Evening Zoo events include:
Date: July 31 - Aug 05, 2018
Time: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Seafair has hosted Fleet Week on the Seattle waterfront since 1950 in celebration of the men and women who serve our country. This year Seafair, along with the Seattle Navy League and the Port of Seattle, is proud to welcome vessels and personnel from the U.S. Navy, U.S. Coast Guard and Royal Canadian Navy. Come to the Seattle waterfront and Pier 66 on Tuesday, July 31 for a majestic Parade of Ships showcasing these spectacular vessels.
Fleet Week includes the Parade of Ships, where the Fleet makes its entrance into Elliott Bay accompanied by the spray of the Seattle Fire Department boat, and Ship Tours where guests can go aboard Navy and Coast Guard vessels to get a real taste of life at sea. Both events are free and open to the public.
Seafair proudly supports all military services, and is grateful for their service to our country. In appreciation, Seafair offers free admission to all military personnel to Seafair Weekend Hydroplane Race and Air Show on August 3-5, 2018. For more information on Seafair Festival events visit the schedule tab.
ZooTunes - Psychedlic Furs
Sunday, July 29, 2018 6:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Summer Never Sounded So Good
BECU ZooTunes presented by Carter Subaru is back for another season of outdoor concerts, a Seattle summer tradition celebrating more than 30 years. Enjoy live music performances from today's top talent in rock, folk, soul and blues performing against one of Seattle's most beautiful outdoor backdrops: Woodland Park Zoo's picturesque North Meadow.
Proceeds from ZooTunes fund world-class animal care, conservation projects and award-winning educational programs. Gates open at 4:30 p.m.
The Kirkland Classic Car Show will be back this year! Mark your calendars for July 29, 2018 in Marina Park and the streets of Downtown Kirkland! Hundreds of beautiful cars will be on display. Live Music with REDLINE and Whiskey Trip! Food and fun for the kids with all kinds of activities happening all day!
Sunday, July 29th - 10am - 4pm
Classic Cars on Display
Food & Treats
Incredible awards & prizes!
Contact Barbie at the KDA for more information, http://kirklanddowntown.org
Since 1986 Ethnic Fest has grown to become the largest celebration of culture and community in Tacoma. Voted the best festival of the South Sound; this year Ethnic Fest takes place Saturday-Sunday, July 28-29, from Noon to 7:00pm at historic Wright Park in Tacoma, WA. This family-friendly, free festival has grown in size and hosts Kid’s Zones, multiple entertainment stages, as well as numerous specialty arts & crafts, food and informational vendors. You are invited to apply to participate in Ethnic Fest and join us in celebrating over 30 years of culture, community and festivities.
The Alki Art Fair celebrates the arts on Seattle’s most beautiful beach with the Olympic Mountains as its backdrop. This summer marks the 21st anniversary of the Alki Art Fair!
On the weekend of July 28-29, 2018, Alki Beach will come alive with art booths, children’s art activities, food carts, live music and performances, and the very popular silent auction held in the historic Alki Bathhouse. The Fair features juried art on display and for sale by local Puget Sound artists, while a line-up of talented musicians and performers entertain from four stages, morning till night. Last year, over 10,000 Fair attendees of all ages spent time strolling, shopping, eating, and enjoying the vendors and performances that made this popular summer destination even more festive. This wonderful community event is free and family-friendly!
Date: July 28, 2018
Time: 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Location: Seattle Center
See the Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade floats and entries up close and personal at the Torchlight Parade Fanfest. Watch the floats be assembled and get ready to take part in the 69th annual Torchlight Parade!Bring your family for free entertainment on stage all day, visit exhibit booths with giveaways and participate in the Seafair Treasure Hunt at Seattle Center.Admission is free to the public, but be sure to reserve your seats for the Alaska Airlines Torchlight Parade!
Celebrating 72 years!
July 27, 28, & 29, 2018Bellevue Square & Bellevue Arts Museum
Bellevue Arts Museum hosts the largest, award-winning arts & crafts festival in the Northwest. We are committed to handmade excellence and supporting national designers, artists, and craftspeople. Shop from over 300 inspiring artists showcasing unique, handmade craft and art. This marketplace represents modern, traditional, and emerging work.
In addition to this unique shopping experience, BAM ARTSfair offers FREE programming including: BAM Exhibitions, KIDSfair, the Sound & Movement Stage, food trucks, and much more. Since 1947, BAM ARTSfair has been the annual gathering place for our community and a great way to connect to the world of art, craft, & design!