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May 10-12 Weekend Outlook | Mother's Day, Sunshine, and Activities Galore

May 08, 2019 11:41PM ● By Rachel Belfield
With families of all shapes and sizes, interests and abilities gracing our community, we've gathered a wide variety of events in and around Shoreline that are sure to delight moms, dads, grandparents, aunties, and (of course) kids all weekend long!

A free moms' night out, Hawaiian dance and music, strawberry shortcake, chance to try stand-up paddle boarding, and two school plays top our lengthy list of things to do May 10-12. What piques your interest?

Mother Nature's in Full Bloom

Mothers Day Plant Sale - start May 10 2019 1000AM

Mother's Day Plant Sale - May 10-12, 2019 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

Find a blooming gift for Mom (or for yourself) at the Kruckeberg Botanic Garden's annual Mother's Day sale. Read More » 

Richmond Beach Strawberry Festival - start May 11 2019 1130AM

Richmond Beach Strawberry Festival - May 11, 2019 11:30 am - 5:00 pm

This annual event is sure to please children and grown-ups alike, with a kiddie parade, strawberry shortcake, and live music at the Richmond Beach Community Park! Read More » 

 Other Strawberry Festival Events: Arts and Crafts/Book Sale, and Car Show

Lake Forest Park Farmers Market - start May 12 2019 1000AM

Lake Forest Park Farmer's Market - May 12, 2019 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Local produce, food, and crafts debut for the year this Sunday at the Town Center.



Out, About, and Active

Waterfront Fair - start May 11 2019 1200PM

Waterfront Fair - May 11, 2019 12:00-3:00 pm

Try some new on-the-water activities on Saturday in Kenmore at Squire's Landing Park. All for free with a non-perishable food donation! Read More » 

 Hamlin Park Trails Walk - May 11, 2019 9:00-10:00 am

Take a morning stroll in the woods. Hamlin is one of the oldest parks in Shoreline and a wonderful place to take a forested trail walk without having to drive to the mountains. Read More » 

Free Star Party - start May 11 2019 0900PM

Free Star Party - May 11, 2019 9:00-11:00 pm

Gaze at the stars and learn from volunteers from the Seattle Astronomical Society at Paramount School Park


Building and Making

LEGO Mothers Day Build - Free Make  Take - start May 11 2019 1100AMLEGO Mother's Day Build May 11, 2019 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Free rose for Mom, at Math 'n' Stuff in the Roosevelt neighborhood of north Seattle. Read More » 

Family program, all ages welcome with adult. Build all kinds of creation with Duplos. We'll take a picture of your creation for you to bring home from the Kenmore Library. Read More » 

Unique Experiences

Reading with Rover - start May 11 2019 1100AM

Reading with Rover - start: May 11, 2019 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Early elementary students can read aloud to a loving canine listener at the Edmonds Library.


Hello Kitty Cafe Truck - start May 11 2019 1000AM

Hello Kitty Cafe Truck - May 11, 2019 10:00 am - 8:00 pm

Visit to pick up super-cute treats and merchandise at Alderwood Mall across from the AMC Theater. Read More » 


Making Music and Memories

Live Music by Third Place Commons - start Apr 19 2019 0730PM

Live Music by Third Place Commons - May 10 and 11, 2019 7:30-9:00pm

Friday's performers Voices 4 Jazz carry on the tradition of the swing era, and Saturday's Northwest Jazz Band perform big band classics and contemporary arrangements of jazz standards.Read More » 

Disneys Beauty and the Beast by Shorecrest High School Drama - start May 09 2019 0730PM

Beauty and the Beast by Shorecrest High - May 9-10, 2019 7:30 pm

Shorecrest Drama presents Disney’s Beauty and the Beast at the Shorecrest Performing Arts Center. Read More » 

Matinee available Sunday at 2:00 pm

The Wizard of Oz by the Shoreline Home Education Exchange  - start May 11 2019 0200PM

The Wizard of Oz by the Shoreline Home Education Exchange - May 11, 2019 2:00 pm

Home Education Exchange 3rd through 8th graders will present L. Frank Baum's The Wizard of Oz. Read More » 

Evening performance available Saturday at 6:00 pm

N Lei O Manuakepa Hawaiian drama and dance - start May 11 2019 0200PM

Nā Lei O Manuʻakepa, Hawaiian drama and dance - May 11, 2019 2:00-3:00 pm

Learn more about Hawaiian culture through drama and dance at the Shoreline Library. Read More » 


Need a Little "Me Time"?

Mothers Night Out - start May 11 2019 0500PM

Mothers' Night Out - May 11, 2019 5:00-9:00 pm

Free moms' night out for kindergarten and older children on Saturday at the Shoreline Sports Foundation. Read More » 

Tween Night at the Richmond Highlands Recreation Center - May 11, 2019 6:30-10:30 pm

This popular, once-a-month event is packed with fun, laughter, and snacks for 5th and 6th graders. Read More » 

Indoor playgrounds aren't just for weekdays! So your kids might not be old enough yet for the "drop and dash" events, but you can still get your little ones out and about and get a change of scenery. The Mountlake Terrace Recreation Pavilion offers Saturday and Sunday morning playtimes. And the Ravenna-Eckstein Community Center is open for kids ages 1-5 for a large portion of the day Saturdays.

The coming week and next weekend promise to be just as busy and fun-filled as this one! Keep coming back to Shoreline Families' complete listing of things to do with children in and around Shoreline.

If you haven't yet, make sure to add events to your chosen digital calendar of choice like this: