Category Archive • Family Activities

Last Holiday LFP Farmers Market & Crafts Fair – Sun, 12/18

This Sunday, Dec. 18th is your last chance in 2017 to shop the bounty of the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market and the ever-popular Holiday Crafts Fair! The special December farmers market will feature so many of your favorite regular season vendors and plenty of options for yummy, fresh, and locally grown and raised produce, meats, ...

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Holiday Shows, Holiday Markets, & Holiday Cheer in December

December is a big and busy month at Third Place Commons! From the ever-popular weekend music series featuring live music (and dancing) every Friday and Saturday night to a whole host of holiday themed performances… from community service events like a healthcare enrollment fair to community partner events like LFP Library’s Caspar Babypants performance… from ...

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Make a Gift for #GivingTuesday, The International Day of Giving!

Third Place Commons is a unique and special place that serves our shared community like no other. From free music and dancing every Friday and Saturday night to the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market from May to October… from weekly Kaleidoscope Play & Learn sessions for toddlers to weekly foreign language conversation groups for grown-ups… ...

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Halloween Candy, Comedy, Magic, Music, and More!

    Halloween starts early this weekend at Third Place Commons with the first of three fun, family-friendly events, our 6th annual Halloween Hafla Belly Dance Event. Head to the Commons stage this Saturday, October 29th at 2 PM to enjoy a performance for the whole family from Silk Rain, A Dance Company. Then, don’t go far because ...

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Free Dance Lessons, Latin Music Fun, & More This Month

The weather may be cooling down, but things are heating up this month at Third Place Commons! The fun starts this Friday, October 7th  at 6 PM when you can learn to Cha Cha with Mark Willson and Margot Richardson of Delicious Dance. During this free, easygoing one-hour lesson, you’ll dance with new friends and practice ...

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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 on July 31st

Family Day at the Farmers Market on July 31st

It’s time for another Family Day at the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market this coming Sunday, July 31st! Of course, the farmers market is always a family-friendly spot for one and all, but this Sunday’s festivities will feature lots of fun extras for young and old alike. Lake Forest Park Mayor Jeff Johnson and others will ...

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Summer is heating up fast at the Commons!

Summer is heating up fast at the Commons!

With the start of June in the Pacific Northwest, we begin to pine for summer. Outside, it’s mostly warm, but not quite dry enough to enjoy the great outdoors at its best. And for that reason we are superbly lucky to have the Third Place Commons at our disposal! While indoor campouts, bonfires, and baseball ...

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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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