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The Weekend Report: What's Cookin'

Welcome to the Weekend Report - where we tell you what's up in Seattle this weekend, the things you definitely don't want to miss. Why should we have all the fun at these events? Most of the things we are previewing here, we will be at - so if you see us say hi! We're guaranteed to miss some, so definitely email us if there is something wonderful we need to know about!

Thursday, July 4

Fourth of July. Happy Fourth! Goddess Bless America, am I right? We've collected a list of places to watch the fireworks around the PNW.

Bellevue Four on the 4th Dog Jog & Walk. If you're looking for an opportunity for exercise on the Fourth, bring your dog to the "Furriest 4k on the Eastside." The non-competitive 4k jog/walk brings dog lovers together to kick-start 4th of July festivities.

Ashwood Park
10820 NE 10th St
7:30 a.m.
Registration: $22

Friday, July 5

Moses Lake Freedom Festival. Head on over to the East side of the state for the Moses Lake Freedom Festival! On both Friday and Saturday, Moses Lake Freedom Festival will have a farmer's market, live music starting at noon, an art fair, food trucks and a beer and wine garden.

McCosh Park
401 W 4th Ave
8 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Saturday, July 6

Seattle Seafair Pirates. It's time to kick off Seafair! The Seafair Pirates will be making their annual touchdown at Alki Beach where you can shop from different vendors, enjoy some rides and pirate costume contest.

Alki Beach
1702 Alki Ave SW
1:30 p.m.

Mt. Rainier Wine Festival. Ever wanted to do some wine tasting on Crystal Mountain? Now is your shot! A ticket to Mt. Rainier Wine Festival will include eight samples of Washington wine with appetizers. You can also enjoy some live jazz in a tent at the Alpine Inn Restaurant.

Crystal Mountain
33723 Crystal Mountain Blvd.
2 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Tickets: $40

Seattle Street Food Festival. This food festival will have over 75 food trucks and food booths, a beer garden, live music and vendors at the Urban Craft Uprising.

Urban Craft Uprising
217 9th Ave N
12 p.m.

Sunday, July 7

Gig Harbor Wings & Wheels. Gig Harbor Wings & Wheels has dozens of airplanes on display, fly overs, activities for the kiddos, vendors and a beer garden on both days of the event, which is happening on both Saturday and Sunday. The car show with over 200 vehicles will take place on Saturday.

Tacoma Narrows Airport
1202 26th Avenue Northwest
11 a.m.
Tickets: $10-$75

Sunday Supper Cruise. Sunday Supper Cruise includes a dinner buffet with a narrated tour and two and a half hours of views and cruising on Lake Union and Washington.

Waterways Home Port
2441 N Northlake Way
4:30 p.m.
Tickets: $75