Erika's weekend picks for Sept. 15-16
Free Renton History Museum
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat Sept 15
Downtown Renton; FREE
Discover Renton’s past at the Renton History Museum, located in a historic Art Deco firehouse. Visitors can check out exhibits, take part in programs, explore publications and attend events.
Salmon Homecoming Celebration
noon-9 p.m. Fri Sept 14; 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sat Sept 15
Waterfront Park, Seattle. FREE
Head to Waterfront Park for a fun, full day of arts and crafts, a salmon bake, a lively pow wow, a canoe welcoming ceremony, and plenty of singing and dancing.
St. Demetrios Greek Festival
Fri-Sun Sept 14-16
St. Demetrios Church, 2100 Boyer Ave. E. FREE
Opa! St. Demetrios Greek Festival is back and better than ever. Head to St. Demetrios Church for a full weekend of traditional Greek music and folk dancing, Greek food, a marketplace, a kids’ area and much more. Organizers even promise to have major sporting events showing on TV!
Fisherman’s Fall Festival
11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat Sept 15
Fisherman’s Terminal FREE
The boats are heading in for the winter, so come and celebrate our local fishing fleet during a full day of fun at Fisherman’s Terminal in Magnolia. Enjoy musical entertainment, hands-on children’s activities, fishing industry-related exhibits, exciting competitions, delicious food and more.
Downtown Park Grand Opening
1-10 p.m. Saturday
16101 Redmond Way, Redmond FREE
It’s new! Come celebrate the grand opening of Downtown Park in Redmond with an exciting scavenger hunt, ribbon cutting ceremony (5 p.m.), theater performance (6:30 p.m.), and digital-art installation (8:30 to 10 p.m.). All are welcome!
Dungeons & Dragons Club
1-5 p.m. Sunday
Ballard Branch, SPL. FREE
This Sunday there’s a great opportunity for 6th-12th graders to get in on a fun game. Head to the Ballard Branch of the Seattle Public Library and play (or learn to play) Dungeons and Dragons with local Ballard teens. No experience or supplies required. New players, please come at 12 noon for Character Creation.