Frugal & Free Activities For Kids / Families in the Northwest!

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Northwest Fun & Frugal Events

Frugal & Free Activities For Kids / Families in the Northwest

Week Of 5/29 – 6/4

Here is this week’s list of family-friendly free or frugal events to do with kids for around the Northwest, as well as some events going on around  the country.  We have decided to go back to the list format as the calendar feature did not turn out to be as user-friendly as we had hoped. Hopefully this list feature will be more helpful for you to find the events quickly that you are interested in! Let us know how you like it & if you have any more feedback on how the Event list is working for you!

Make sure to also check out our BIG list of Children’s Consignment sales happening this spring! The Jack & Jill Consignment Sale is one event happening this weekend!

If you see a fun, frugal event that’s not listed, feel free to leave a comment so we can add that event to our list.

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Cheap Event Tickets for Seattle Area

Cheap Event Tickets for Portland Area

 Northwest Fun & Frugal Events

Don’t forget to check out Goldstar for Discount Tickets on many local activities and events, if you are looking for a specific event and want to save some money!  Check out the  list of family-friendly Goldstar events we have shared as well. 

Here are a few more family-friendly events you can check out:

Things To Do in Seattle Area

Friday, May 29, 2015 ~

Edmonds Waterfront FestivalEdmonds; 5/29 – 5/31; Arts and crafts, food, family entertainment, kids’ games and activities, music and more. 3 to 10 p.m. May 29, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. May 30, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. May 31. $3 admission, free for ages 12 and younger. Free parking and shuttles.

Kruckeberg Garden TotsSeattle; 5/29 – 9/26 Fridays; 10:00 am – 1:00 pm; Drop in any time between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. for a fun nature exploration in this unique, naturalistic garden. Each week they offer a simple plant activity, a themed garden exploration, and a craft project. Ideal for ages 2 to 6 with a caregiver. $7 per family, free for KBGF members.

Friday Movie Night!; Maple Valley; $5.50 tickets ahead of time/$6.00 at the door.; Featuring the newly released, “Strange Magic” on the big screen.  Bring the whole family for food, movie and crafts.

FREE Friday Night Live at Imagine Children’s Museum – Everett; 5:30pm – 9:00pm; Imagine Children’s Museum offers FREE admission on the third Friday of each month, 5:30 to 9 p.m. All ages.

Saturday, May 30, 2015 ~

Edmonds Waterfront FestivalEdmonds; 5/29 – 5/31; Arts and crafts, food, family entertainment, kids’ games and activities, music and more. 3 to 10 p.m. May 29, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. May 30, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. May 31. $3 admission, free for ages 12 and younger. Free parking and shuttles.

Kent International Festival – Kent; 9:30 am – 10:00 pm; Free; Ethnic dance, music, traditional attire procession (9:30 a.m.), arts and crafts, hand-carried float parade (4 p.m.), and authentic cuisine.

Spring Fairy Festival; Tacoma; 10:00 am – 7:00 pm; Free/donations welcome; Dance, stories, vendors, Fairy Door workshop! Fun for the whole family.  Dress like a fairy if you like!

Puget Sound Starts Here Family Fun Day; Tacoma; 10:00 am – 2:00 pm; Free; A day full of free family fun!  Environmental Educators from around the area join together to host this event offering hands-on activities, lessons, games, and entertainment related to water quality and the environment.

Global Citizen Day; Seattle; 10:00 am – 3:00 pm; Free/RSVP requested; Families of all ages are welcome to come see what it means to be a Global Citizen. Hands on activities, speakers, including the newest member of the family from Sesame Street!

Herb and Food Fair – Kenmore; 10:00am – 5:00pm; Educational speakers and workshops, cooking demonstrations, entertainment, food, vendors, guided walks and children’s activities. Limited parking ($5); free shuttle from Kenmore Park & Ride, 7346 N.E. Bothell Way, Bothell.

Freeway Park Fountain Festival – Seattle; 12:00am – 2:00pm; Come enjoy live music, face painting, kettle korn, Imagination Playground, kids’ activities with Seattle Tilth and more.

Bellevue Art Museums Get Crafty Saturday ; Bellevue; 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm; Free craft time for kids each Saturday. $2 material fee or free with admission

Family Fun Day at the Wing; Seattle; 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm; Free;  Story time from noon to 1 p.m. During Family Fun Day from 1 to 3 p.m.,

Sunday, May 31, 2015 ~

Edmonds Waterfront FestivalEdmonds; Arts and crafts, food, family entertainment, kids’ games and activities, music and more. 3 to 10 p.m. May 29, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. May 30, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. May 31. $3 admission, free for ages 12 and younger. Free parking and shuttles.

Touch-a-Truck – Seattle; 10:00am – 1:00pm; Kids can learn about and explore trucks of all types and sizes. Vehicles on display may include construction trucks, utility vehicles, emergency responders, tractor-trailers, buses and semi trucks. The event also includes face painting, food trucks, prizes and more. FREE, donations encouraged to The Junior League of Seattle.

Bicycle Sundays – Seattle; 10:00am – 6:00pm; The four-mile stretch of Lake Washington Boulevard between Mount Baker Beach and Seward Park is closed to motorized traffic 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. several Sundays through September.

Childrens Day at the Seattle Japanese Garden; Seattle; 11:00 am – 2:30; Free for children 12 and under; Enjoy this beautiful spring weather with the kids. Kids of all ages can experience Japanese cultural traditions through demonstrations, performances, and hands-on activity stations.

Cast Off! Free Public Sail at the Center for Wooden Boats – Seattle; 10 a.m.–4 p.m.; Free every Sunday; A Seattle tradition for more than 25 years! Our volunteer skippers and crew take passengers out on Lake Union for unforgettable voyages. Sprit boats, steamboats, electric boats, schooners, ketches, yawls, and yachts: come every Sunday to sail them all, year-round, rain or shine for free.

Thursday, June 4 ~ Free First Thursday

(Always make sure to call the museum ahead of time to confirm that they are still participating in these discount days/events/activities)

*FREE Nordic Heritage Museum – Seattle; 10:00 am – 4:00 pm;  Nordic Heritage Museum is FREE first Thursdays.

*Free Admission To Kids Discovery Museum – Bainbridge Island; 10:00 am – 4:00 pm; First Thursday of the month Kids Discovery Museum offers free admission.

*Free Admission To The Burke Museum – Seattle; 10:00 am – 8:00 pm; First Thursday of the month The Burke offers free admission to the museum.

*Free Admission To The Museum Of History & Industry – Seattle; 10:00 am – 8:00 pm; First Thursday of the month MOHAI offers free admission to the museum.

* Free Admission To Wing Luke Museum – Seattle; 10:00 am – 8:00 pm; First Thursday of the month Wing Luke offers free admission to the museum.

*Free Admission To Seattle Art Museum– Seattle; 10:00 am – 9:00 pm; First Thursday of the month SAM offers free admission to the museum.

*Free Admission To Seattle Asian Art Museum– Seattle; 10:00 am – 9:00 pm; First Thursday of the month SAM offers free admission to the museum.

*Free Admission To The Northwest African American Museum –  Seattle; 11:00 am – 7:00 pm; First Thursday of the month NAAM offers free admission to the museum.

*Free Admission To Henry Art Gallery – Seattle; 11:0 0am – 9:00 pm; First Thursday of the month Henry Art Gallery offers free admission.

*Half Priced Admission Imagine Childrens Museum – Everett; Thursday 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. is half priced ( $3.88)

*Free Admission To The Museum Of Flight – Seattle; 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm; First Thursday of the month Museum of Flight offers free admission.

*Late Play Date – Burien; 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm; This monthly FREE program is perfect for kids age 3 to 12. Families will enjoy free admission to the museum as well as themed craft stations and activities, no registration required. Beginning in February, Late Play Dates occur every first Thursday of the month.

*B-Town Beat Music and Art Walk – Burien; 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm;  The free event is held from 6 to 9 p.m. every first Thursday of the month in downtown Burien.

Things To Do in Portland

Friday, May 29, 2015 ~

Red Yarn at Warehouse Cafe – Portland; 10:00 am – 10:45 am; Weaving together energetic live music, puppetry and storytelling, Red Yarn teaches positive values while reviving American folklore for a younger generation. Join Red Yarn & his lovable critters every Friday morning at Warehouse Cafe. Audiences will sing, dance, act, and experience the joy of community during Red Yarn’s interactive shows. This show is hosted by Warehouse Cafe, a coffee shop, market and community space committed to healthy food at fair.

Music From Mr. Hoo from The Alphabeticians – Portland; 11 am – 12 pm; Mr. Hoo will be singing songs with and for kids. He’ll play his guitar and sing some original songs, some Alphabeticians songs, some classic kid songs and Hoo knows what else? $5 per family.

Storytime and Craft at The Craft Factory; Portland; 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm; Free; Crafts and storytime collide! Fun!

Saturday, May 30, 2015 ~

Rose Festival Starlight Parade; Portland; 8:30 pm – 11:00 pm; Free; The Starlight Parade is a longtime festival tradition from the early 1900s, when illuminated floats built on electric trolley cars made their way through the city on trolley tracks.

Rose Festival – Healthy Family Fun; Portland; fun activities and crafts for kids and the whole family. Free tours at 1 pm and 3 pm. Kids 6 and under ride free with paying adult

Kids Morning Skate; Portland; 10:30 am – 12:00 pm; $6.25 per child/one free adult per paying child. Visit with Chipper the Squirrel, Kids’ Choice Music, Colorful Balls & Lights, Skate Games

Super Saturday Demo Day; Portland; 11:00 am – 5:30 pm; Free; Every Saturday down at Finnegan’s Toys and Gifts! We do crafts and demos from 11:00am – 5:30pm. Learn a new game, color a picture, play with some sidewalk chalk, design your own jewelry or paper airplane, the possibilities are endless!

Friendly House Family Craft Studio ~ All ages, crafting together.  Some weekends there may be a theme but mostly just time to get together with your family and community and be artsy.  Suggested donation $6.00 per family for supplies. 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Oregon Pacific Railroad Train Rides at Rail Heritage Center – Portland;  1:00pm – 5:00pm; The Oregon Pacific Railroad is offering round trip diesel locomotive powered passenger train rides to the public from the Oregon Rail Heritage Center, located near OMSI. Passenger trains will operate on Saturdays and depart the Oregon Rail Heritage Center at 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm and 4:30 pm. Rides last approximately 45 minutes. Locomotive cab rides are available for an additional fee.  Cost:  $5

Sunday, May 31, 2015 ~

Family Adventure Day; Beaverton; 10:00 am – 1:00 pm; Free; Games, crafts, scavenger hunts, and even face painting for a day of fun.

The Caveman Kidz Corner; Portland; 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm; Free;  The first ever Caveman Kidz Corner, where you and your kids will learn about fossils, rocks and meteorites. Each Kidz Corner has a theme and will include lots of fun!

Traveling Lantern Theatre Company; 11:00 am; $5 for children 5 and over; Artists Rep is thrilled to offer performances for children in its Alder lobby. Traveling Lantern will present interactive theatre performances for children every Sunday morning at 11am. The performances will run approximately 45 minutes and include a Q&A with the cast afterward. Tickets are $5 for all who attend over 5 years old.

Pointed Man Band at Village Ballroom – Portland; 10:00am – 10:45am; Pointed Man Band has stories to tell of adventure, emotions and even fun facts about bugs through music made for all to enjoy.  Original tunes, tall tales and plenty of High-Fives! You’ll dance, laugh and sing along as we all grow and play together.  Suggested $5/family

NATIONAL EVENTS:

Lakeshore Learning ~ May 30; 11:30 pm – 3:00 pm; Kids make and take a Hello Sunshine Mobile.

Michael’s Kids Club ~  May 30 – 10 AM – 12:00;  Kids can make and take a DIY paper fan craft. At just $2 per child, they get 30 minutes of creative craft fun, supplies included. Ages 3 and up. Sessions start every half hour from 10 AM – 11:30. See a store associate to sign up

Pottery Barn Kids ~ Create a free craft project from a DIY blogger, Charlotte. find more information and your closest store.

William Sonoma Junior Chef ~ Sat May 30; 10:00 am; Eat Your Veggies. Discover what is in season at the farmer’s market and make veggies the star of your plate..  Be sure and register.

NW Getaway Ideas on a Budget (New Deals Updated Weekly) -Stay for 6 on a Beach Condo for $139/nt, Book a Romantic Getaway on Orcas Island with 5 Course Breakfast for $125/nt, and more!

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Cheap Weekend Getaways

Living in the Northwest we have so many wonderful options for budget friendly or cheap weekend getaways. Within driving distance we can see the mountains, wine country, beaches, and city getaways. We have access to family vacations, romantic escapes, outdoor vacations or urban site seeing. Plus, you can do many of these things on a budget too!

Here are our favorite picks this week, for some great deals you can get on Pacific Northwest Getaways. Be sure to bookmark this page (or pin it to your travel board here) as we will be updating it weekly (each Thursday) with new ideas!

If you want to know what some of these destinations are like, be sure to check out our northwest travel reviews page for some of our favorite affordable getaways (and savings tips).

We are excited to announce that one lucky Thrifty NW Mom reader will win a $250 voucher to use at any Amazon Destination property of your choice. This contest ends tomorrow, Friday May 29th, so make sure to enter now!!

You can choose one of the Northwest locations or if you’re headed down to CA or NY area, you could use it at one of those locations as well!  Click here to learn more about Amazon Destinations AND how you can enter to win a $250 voucher!

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Wild Waves June Special – $14.99 All Park Admission through June 30th

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Wild Waves June Special

Wild Waves has opened its water park this month on, Saturday May 23rd, for the start of the 2015 summer season. Checkout the Wild Waves June Special pricing you can get at this time, if you buy your tickets ahead of time online! They have a special offer for $14.99 all-park access admission from 5/23 through June 30th, 2015 (make sure to check the dates that they will be open). There are over 70 acres of rides and attractions for just $14.99 – sounds like an awesome deal to me!

If you’d prefer to get a Season Pass if you plan to go regularly, you can purchase a 2015 season pass for just $69.99 right now too (says sale was suppose to be over yesterday, but offer is still on the website right now). This is for ages 3 & older.

 

 

Silverwood – Free Admission Memorial Weekend for Military, Police Officers & Firefighters!

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If you’re still looking for a fun mini-vacation for Memorial Weekend, Silverwood Amusement Park in North Idaho is offering FREE admission to American Heroes for Memorial weekend – May 23, 24th & 25th. All military personnel, police officers, EMS & firefighters (identification required for each of these) will receive FREE admission to the amusement park.  Also, their immediate family members (spouse & children) will get half-price admission when you purchase your tickets at the front gate. These prices would be $23.99 for 8 & up or $11.99 for ages 3-7.

If you decide to head out to Silverwood Theme Park, make sure to check out Sia’s ideas for ways to save on lodging & food while at Silverwood Theme Park to make it a fun but budget-friendly trip with the family! The campgrounds may be booked up for Memorial Weekend (although you never know unless you try calling) but they’d make for some great inexpensive options for lodging for another time this summer!

If you’re not military, police or firefighter families, you’ll want to consider purchasing your tickets online  (instead of at the gate) for discounted tickets. In the month of May, they are discounted tickets as well.  Also, keep an eye on the special deals page for each month where they have special promotions going on every month for discounted Silverwood Amusement Park tickets.

 

Fairs & Festivals in the Pacific Northwest: Puget Sound Edition 2015

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We’ve teamed up for the 4th year in a row with local bloggers, Angela from Frugal Living NW & Karrie from Happy Moneysaver to bring you a list of all the summer fairs & festivals for Washington & Oregon for 2015.

There are a number of 4th of July events happening in almost every community & I only listed a few of the larger events, so make sure to check with your own community to see what they have going on.

If you’re looking for more ideas for fun family activities around the Northwest , make sure to check out these pages:

Here’s what you’ll find:

  • Thrifty NW Mom – Festivals & Fairs around the Puget Sound area (from Whatcom County – Lewis County)
  • Frugal Living NW Festivals & Fairs  for southwest Washington & western Oregon
  • Happy Moneysaver – Festivals & Fairs for central/eastern Washington and central/eastern Oregon

Don’t forget that you’ll find the best frugal family events & activities going on around the Northwest, as well as national events, each Friday morning! 

King County:

  • Bellevue Strawberry Festival –  Sat 6/27 from 10am – 8pm; Sun 6/28 from 10 am – 6 pm; Crossroads Park in Bellevue; Entertainment, Auto Show, Vendors, Food, & lots of Family Fun
  • Auburn Kids Day – Friday 6/19 from 11am – 4pm; FREE Les Gove Park; Live entertainment, inflatables, rides, arts & crafts, food & much more
  • Lake Union Wooden Boat Festiva– July 3rd – 5th, 2015 10am – 6pm;  Lake Union park; Free admission, free boat ride, food, music & more
  • Fireworks at Emerald Downs  July 3rd; Auburn; Come early to enjoy the races and grab a seat. Fireworks start approx 30 minutes after the final race.  Gates open approx 30 minutes before the first simulcast race, with EmD post time of 4:30 pm (tentatively).
  • Seattle’s Family 4th of July Event – Gas Works Park noon to 11pm or South Lake Union Park 3pm to 11pm.  Both locations are FREE to the public and also feature reserved seating available for purchases.  Both locationas will have live entertainment, food booths, and more.  The day ends with the Western Display Fireworks over Lake Union.
  • Kent Cornucopia Days – July 9th – 12th; Street fair, Dragon Boat races, Farmers Market, Parade & more
  • West Seattle SummerFest – July 10th -12th; 10am-6pm on Friday and Saturday (the California Stage and Beer Garden stay open later), 11am-5pm on Sunday.  Entertainment, shopping, and lots of fun for kids.  FREE admission.
  • Redmond Derby Days – July 10th & 11th.  Community races and contests, parades, Dash 5K, pancake breakfast, carnival, entertainment, and more.

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Boneless Skinless Chicken Breasts Sale – Zaycon Foods – $1.69 / lb!!!!

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Boneless Skinless Chicken Breast – $1.69/lb

Just a reminder that this hot price for chicken is still available!

Zaycon Foods is back with their popular sale on 100% Fresh, Natural, Boneless Skinless Chicken breasts for the Northwest. They will be offering their Boneless, Skinless chicken breasts for just $1.69/lb for this sale, which is a SUPER price for fresh chicken. This works out to $67.60 for a case of 40 lbs of chicken. We have found that this is a wonderful deal for the quality of chicken you’ll buy.

This is one of the lowest prices we have seen, and with prices this low they almost always sell out quickly, so don’t delay if you want to order!  Make sure to check out the sales going on for bacon, ribs, ham and more too!

If you’re new to Zaycon Foods, they are a Pacific Northwest company based out of Eastern Washington, which offers significant discounts on fresh meats, seafood, fruit & vegetables & more by selling it in bulk! This is the only way that we have been buying our chicken for the last two and a half years – in my mind, the quality, freshness & taste can’t be beat! This sale only comes around about 2 or maybe 3 times a year – they offered it in the fall & they are offering it this spring, so I doubt it will be back again before the fall, so make sure you stock up!

Zaycon Foods has now expanded to 48 states, so if you’re not in the Northwest, make sure to sign up for an account & select your area, so that you will  be notified by email when they have new shipments coming to your area.

100% Fresh, Boneless, Skinless Chicken Breasts – $1.89/lb:

Zaycon’s chicken is  100% fresh, natural chicken with no added hormones, additives or artificial ingredients. The reason Zaycon Foods can bring you these lower prices is that they bring the chicken directly to you from the farm, which means that you will need to do some prep work before freezing the chicken (trimming the fat, etc). The chicken  arrives in four 10 lb bags for a total box of 40 lbs of chicken.  If it’s your first time, you may want to try splitting a box with someone, although we are always glad we buy the full box, especially as they only come around a few times a year with this chicken sale!

Locations:

Make sure to check the Zaycon Foods website to find out the times & locations for when the sale will be in your area. You need to pre-order the chicken & it often sells out at least a few weeks, if not a month before, the delivery date.

 

Staycation Seattle – Things To Do In Seattle (& Greater Seattle)!

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100 Staycation Ideas for Seattle

Looking for budget friendly vacation ideas for the Pacific Northwest this year?  With the high cost of airfare you might want to consider taking a “Staycation” in Seattle (or a mini vacation in Seattle if you live within driving distance)! Seattle, the “Emerald City”, offers many things to do and explore beyond the well known Space Needle.

We have compiled a huge list of things to do in Seattle  that are budget friendly. You can also check out these Discount Tickets for Seattle if your planning to attend an event or show!

Find activities by area of interest:

Always Free In Seattle / Frugal Fun In Seattle
Free Museum Days
Festivals, Fairs & Events
National, State and Local Parks
Beaches, Pools & Lighthouses
Movies & Concerts
Sightseeing & Attractions
Discount Tickets for Sporting Events, Theater & More
Open Air Markets
Seattle Staycation Tips

If you are interested in what to do in the Greater Puget Sound area this summer be sure to check out the following:

Fun & Frugal Weekly Events in the Pacific Northwest
Summer Fun Ideas for the Pacific Northwest
Pacific NW Travel Reviews/Ideas
Weekly Budget Friendly Getaways post
Kids Eat Free in Seattle and Portland Areas

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Grease Discount Tickets: Grease Is the Word: Hit Musical On Stage $34.50!

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Grease Discount Tickets

Grease Discount Tickets

If you like musicals, here is a nice deal you may want to check out. Right now Goldstar is offering Grease discount tickets! You can grab tickets for the Grease Is the Word: Hit Musical On Stage for $34.50! That is down from the normal price of $65.

Dates:

  • Thu, Jul 9 @ 8:00pm
  • Fri, Jul 10 @ 8:00pm
  • Sat, Jul 11 @ 2:00pm
  • Sat, Jul 11 @ 8:00pm
  • Sun, Jul 12 @ 1:30pm

Location:

  • The 5th Avenue Theatre
    Located between University and Union 1308 5th Avenue Seattle, WA 98101
    206-625-1900

**There is a additional $6.50 service fee that you will be charged.

Pacific Northwest Ballet Carmina Discount Tickets – Starting at $30.50!

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Pacific Northwest Ballet Carmina Discount TIckets

Pacific Northwest Ballet Carmina – Discount Tickets

Goldstar is offering discount tickets for the Pacific Northwest Ballet’s Carmina performance coming up in the end of May and early June in Seattle.  Tickets are on sale for $30.50 – $66 (+ fee) – regularly $47 – $102. This is at McCaw Hall at the Seattle Center area.

Here’s more information about the Carmina show:

Pacific Northwest Ballet has taken the most epic piece of music ever composer — Carl Orff’s Carmina Burana — and made it even bigger. Uniting dance, voice and orchestra under a giant golden wheel, this Carmina production amplifies the already awesome drama and terrific power of the famed cantata for chorus and orchestra. And while the PNB Orchestra and a full choir will perform Orff’s music, the Ballet’s dancers will also bring movement and new meaning to the work’s underlying themes of lust, flirtation, passion and the unwavering power of destiny. Be there as the McCaw Hall stage is transformed by this communal and jubilant experience of art in its highest, most dramatic form.

Here are the dates for the show::

  • Friday May 29th – 7:30pm
  • Saturday May 30th – 2pm
  • Saturday May 30th – 7:30pm
  • Thursday June 4th – 7:30pm
  • Friday June 5th – 7:30pm
  • Saturday June 6th – 7:30pm
  • Sunday June 7th – 1pm

 

Check out more discount ticket offers with Goldstar including::

Microsoft – FREE Summer Camp For Kids on Technology (Enroll Now)

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Microsoft Summer Camps

Microsoft is offering a great FREE Summer Camp program for kids 8 – 13. You can choose from 4 different camps, and all of them are offered for FREE, and will teach kids about different aspects of technology (ie a learning camp!). We shared about this camp late May last year, and the camps were already full by then. so I highly recommend signing up early if interested!

So far I only see camps available for the Microsoft Seattle (University area) locations for local folks (they are at many other locations across the country too), but you may want to keep an eye on their page in case they go ahead and add on new locations.

These are the four camps being offered to choose from:

    • Smart Game Coding (Beginner, ages 8 to 11)

    • Smart Game Design (Beginner, ages 8 to 11)

    • Smart Game Coding (Intermediate, ages 11 and older)

    • Smart Game Design (Intermediate, ages 11 and older) 

To register or find date information:
  • Head to the Microsoft site here.
  • Select your store from the drop down menu
  • Select the camp you are interested in.

I imagine space may fill up fast for these camps, so I recommend registering soon.

(note – a parent/guardian has to stay with kids for these events).

Apple also has a free Summer Camp for kids, that focuses on Movie Making too! Their enrollment is not open yet, but you can sign up to get notifications when it opens.