Enjoy the Fourth!

Of course, we all know (or should know!) about the grand fireworks display Seattle puts on over Lake Union at Gas Works Park, but what if we want to stay a little closer to home?  Check out these venue options:

Renton 4th of July Celebration – kids and family activities, entertainment, Gene Coulon Park. Fireworks at 10pm

Kent Fourth of July Splash – music, games, bouncy houses, performances, Lake Meridian Park (shuttle from Kentwood HS, Mattson MS, Kent Fire Station #75). Fireworks at 10pm

Maple Valley Family 4th – music, food, family-friendly activities, annual pie baking contest (hooray!), Lake Wilderness Park. Fireworks at 10pm

Bellevue Family Fourth – music, vendors and activities, Bellevue Downtown Park. Fireworks at 10:05pm

4th of July Kirkland – music, kids’ parade, community picnic, food vendors, Marina Park. Fireworks at 10:30pm