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Parks & Recreation Dept.
12424 42nd Avenue South
Tukwila, WA 98168

Phone: 206 768-2822
Fax: 206 768-0524

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Backyard Wildlife Festival & River Run 5K

Second Saturday in May

Tukwila Community Center

Celebrate wildlife, nature and gardening at the Annual Backyard Wildlife Festival! This event features presentations from local experts, along with a variety of educational exhibitors, arts & craft vendors, speakers and native/garden plant sales. Don’t leave the kids at home, there is plenty to keep the entire family entertained and excited – be sure to check out the kid’s area.

The Backyard Wildlife Festival is always held the second Saturday in May at the Tukwila Community Center, 10:00-3:00pm. Vendor applications for the 2019 festival will go live early February.

River Run/Walk 5K 10:00am

Run or Walk along the beautiful Duwamish River Trail

  • Families, Strollers and Pets Welcome!
  • Backyard-Wildlife-themed costumes encouraged!
  • FREE Face Painter on site starting at 8:30am.

Click here to see the 2018 Photo Album