Category Archive • Weekend Activities

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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Start the New Year Right! January Music Line-Up

It might be cold outside but it’s going to be a hot month in the Commons! Come Friday and Saturday nights are swinging with our weekend music lineup.  All shows are free and start at 7:30pm on the Third Place Commons stage. See you at the Commons! We’d like to send a huge thank you to ...

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Tricks & Treats @ Third Place Commons

Please join Third Place Commons and the Lake Forest Park Town Center Merchants for fun night of magic, trick-or-treating, and live music on Halloween evening, October 31, 2015. TREATS: The Town Center Merchants will be opening their doors to trick-or-treating from 4pm to 6pm. Kids and adults alike can dress up and go door-to-door gathering goodies ...

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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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