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12424 42nd Avenue South
Tukwila, WA 98168

Phone: 206 768-2822
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2024 Events

Saturday, June 8

Family Fitness Day

9 a.m. – Noon

3K Fun Run & Walk • Tukwila Community Center

Join us for National Family Health & Fitness Day! We will help kick off your summer with fun fitness challenges and a family and pet-friendly 3K walk or run. Location meetup and registration information will be released soon.

 

Tuesday, June 18

Summer Kickoff

Foster High School Football Field • Noon – 2 p.m.

Middle schoolers and high schoolers start your summer off in style! Get ready to dance the day away with a live DJ, dive into a variety of games, and enjoy fun activities designed to kick off your summer with a blast.

 

Wednesday, June 19

Juneteenth

Sullivan Center at Tukwila Village, 14350 Tukwila International Boulevard, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

The City of Tukwila welcomes the community to come together for its Fourth Annual Juneteenth Commemoration. Schedule of the day’s event:

11 a.m.  Welcome – Tukwila Councilmember De’Sean Quinn

11:15 a.m.   Presentation of the Black National Anthem, Jayden Walker

11:30 a.m.   Storyteller Sharon Nyree Williams to present “Juneteenth: Freedom is…”

11:40 a.m.   Performance by DaNell Daymon & Greater Works Choir

12:10 p.m.   Keynote Speaker – Rev. Terrence Proctor from Tukwila’s Church by the Side of the Road

12:30 p.m.   Performance – The THROWBACKS Dance Team

1 p.m.    Closing

 

Thursday, July 4

4th of July Pickleball Event

Tukwila Community Center, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Pre-registration Required

Join Tukwila Parks & Recreation for a day of pickleball skills camps, games, scrambles, and festivities as we celebrate the United States’ 248th birthday with a day of good ol’ fun!

 

Wednesday, July 24

Concert in the Park Series: Brian Vogan and His Good Buddies

Joseph Foster Memorial Park, 13919 53rd Avenue South

5:30 p.m.

Featuring fun, inclusive and interactive music for children and their parents, Brian and his Good Buddies have performed around the northwest for more than a decade.

 

Saturday, July 27

Touch-a-Truck at Westfield Southcenter Mall

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

See amazing vehicles from

  • Puget Sound Fire Authority
  • Tukwila Police Department
  • AMR (American Medical Response)
  • Tukwila Parks & Recreation
  • Tukwila Public Works
  • Recology
  • Puget Sound Energy
  • Airport Towing

Learn more.

 

Wednesday, July 31

Concert in the Park Series: Amelia Day & The Cloves

Joseph Foster Memorial Park, 13919 53rd Avenue South

5:30 p.m.

Washington-born, Nashville-based artist Amelia Day joined forces with Seattle-area band The Cloves in late 2022 as folk-rock collaboration “Amelia Day & The Cloves.” The group’s unique sound, which features Wurlitzer electric piano, cello, and lush 3-part harmonies, has landed them headlining shows at iconic Washington venues, including McMenamin’s Spanish Ballroom and Seattle’s The Triple Door.

 

Tuesday, August 6

National Night Out

Show your community pride and let’s build a stronger and safer community together.

 

Wednesday, August 7

Concert in the Park Series: Eléré

Joseph Foster Memorial Park, 13919 53rd Avenue South

5:30 p.m.

Loudly embracing a philosophy that a young, hot and diverse salsa band in Seattle is undoubtedly vanguard, Eléré presents a glimpse into the present of Salsa as a global music in Seattle and beyond.

 

Thursday, August 8

National Pickleball Day Event

Join Tukwila Parks & Recreation for National Pickleball Day as we get out and active celebrating the sport invented on Washington’s own Bainbridge Island in 1965.

5 p.m. – 10 p.m.

 

Wednesday, August 14: Kim Archer

Concert in the Park Series

Joseph Foster Memorial Park, 13919 53rd Avenue South

5:30 p.m.

Renowned for her electrifying, unfiltered performances and engaging rapport with audiences, Kim Archer has cultivated a vast and devoted fan base spanning the Pacific Northwest and beyond. For over two decades, this dedicated musician has captivated packed venues with her soulful delivery, propelled by powerful vocals and authentic songwriting.

 

Saturday, August 17

First Annual Tukwila Hullabaloo

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Joseph Foster Memorial Park, 13919 53rd Avenue South

Join this vibrant community festival in Tukwila that celebrates our unity with entertainment, delicious food, unique art and craft vendors, and fun games for all ages. It’s a day to embrace the spirit of our community and create unforgettable memories together!

 

Friday, August 30

End of Summer BASH

6 p.m. • Tukwila Community Center

Celebrate the end of summer with a bang at our End of Summer Bash, featuring exciting games, a selection of food trucks, and the latest back-to-school gear. Wrap up the festivities with a special evening movie in the park, “Kung Fu Panda 4,” for a perfect finale to a memorable summer.

 

 


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