Erika's weekend picks: The Festival at Mt. Si, Salmonfest, and Into the Woods
Erika Lee Bigelow lives in Seattle with her husband, three kids, one dog and nine fish. On Fridays you can find her on Q13 at 9:15 a.m. with a hand-picked list of family-friendly activities for the weekend. Here's what's on this weekend.
The Festival at Mt. Si, Fri-Sun, Si View Park. A North Bend showcase of live entertainment, snacks, crafts, fireworks and more. Parade, competitions and pet contests on Saturday. festivalatmtsi.org
Subaru Kids Obstacle Challenge, Sat 9:30-1:30 pm. Marymoor Park. Kids 5-16 can compete in this 1 mile military-style challenge course. BYO change of clothes for car ride home. $40, one free parent entry per child. kidsobstaclechallenge.com
Salmonfest Seattle, Sat/Sun 11-8, Lake City. FREE. Formerly known as Lake City Pioneer Days, come enjoy this weekend street fair with a vintage car show, parade and games and, oh yeah, a salmon bake. salmonfestseattle.com
Camp Burbank Community Campout, Sat/Sun, Luther Burbank Park. BYO tent & sleeping bags and join the fun in an urban campout complete with kayaking, fishing, swimming, beach volleyball and s'mores. Sat dinner and Sun breakfast included. Pre-register. $45, $35 ages 4-12, $5 ages 1-3, free younger than 1. mercergov.org
Bookmaking Workshop with Wendy Wahman, Mockingbird Books, Sat 1-3 p.m. Author/Illustrator, Wendy Wahman, will help you create your own 'Insight Book', a tome of your very own art and writing. $5. Pre-register. mockingbirdbooksgl.com
Into the Woods, Fri/Sat 7:30 p.m. Sun 3 p.m. thru Aug 16. West Seattle High School Theater. Local company Twelfth Night Productions brings this popular mash-up of fairy tales to musical life. $18-20. brownpapertickets.com