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Free Latin Music Series Starts September 2nd!

Third Place Commons is delighted to announce the launch of a new fall Latin Music Series. Over four Fridays in September and October, the Commons will celebrate the irresistible rhythms and melodies of Latin music beginning this Friday, September 2nd with Savani Latin Jazz. Audiences at the Commons always love to dance, which is why we’re ...

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Food Truck Rodeo Returns to the LFP Farmers Market!

Remember back in May when the food truck rodeo was such a huge hit on opening day at the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market? Well, the rodeo is back in town this Sunday from 10-3! Yes, the LFP Farmers Market is ramping up for another exciting day of delicious, mobile delicacies to suit all tastes. From ...

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Family Day at the Farmers Market is August 9th

We have lots of fun in store for everyone at this Sunday’s Farmers Market.  It’s Family Day! For your musical enjoyment, Quichua Mashsis will play music from the Andes all day. This special performance is made possible by the Shoreline-Lake Forest Park Arts Council.     Drop by the City Tent to meet representatives of the City of Lake ...

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Crafts Fair this Sunday!

Yes, there will be road construction, and Bothell Way will be closed.  But the Farmers Market goes on, and so does  our fabulous annual Crafts Day!  Our talented crafters and artists will pitch their tents in front of Lake Forest Park City Hall, adjacent to the market. We will have jewelry and leather, greeting cards and ...

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Celebrate with us!

Are you stay-cationing this holiday weekend?  A sensible choice, and a fun one if you choose to spend some time with us! To get everyone in the right spirit, local history enthusiast Frank Lubash will read the Gettysburg address in the Commons on Friday evening at 6 pm.  At 7:30, Momentum Jazz Quartet takes the stage ...

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Saturday Fun in the Cool Commons

Here comes a hot weekend!  If you want to get out of the sun, join us in the Commons on Saturday, June 27th.  First up is a spring piano recital from 12 to 1:30 pm.  Students from Helen Zhou’s classes share their beautiful music in a variety of styles. Then, at 3 pm, it’s Professor Ficklestein’s ...

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Fathers Day at the Farmers Market

We love celebrating special occasions at the market!  This Sunday, June 21st, is Father’s Day, and a perfect time to pick up the makings of a farm-fresh celebratory dinner.  Even if dad is still in charge of the grill, he will appreciate a salmon filet from Wilson Fish, or something delicious from R Heritage, Martiny, ...

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Secret Garden Tour is June 20th

Are you ready to tour six beautiful gardens?  Summer came early this year, so these will be at their seasonal peak!  Please join us on June 20th for the 13th annual Secret Gardens of Lake Forest Park Tour. As always, there will be musicians and artists in each of the gardens.  And while we can’t give ...

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Shorewood World Arts Night on June 4

For many years, Shorewood High School tenth graders have shared their talent and passion in the Commons.  African Arts Night has always been one of the most engaging, exciting events of the year, a display of creative work inspired by studies of the African Continent. This year, the scope has widened.  On Thursday, June 4th from ...

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