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The Weekend Report: What's Cookin' July 2-4

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. Washington has officially reopened as of June 30 (learn more about what this means here). As we head into our state's "new normal," we will also see the return of events we love. We're guaranteed to miss some, so definitely email us at if there is something wonderful we need to know about!

Friday, July 2

Free Slice Day. To thank customers for supporting them during the pandemic and celebrating the reopening of their dining rooms, Pagliacci Pizza is giving each customer two free slices of pizza! WHO DOESN'T LOVE FREE PIZZA?!

  • 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • All locations with a slice bar

Friday to Saturday, July 2-3

Take 6. Missing live music? Head to Jazz Alley! Take 6, the most awarded a cappella group in history, performs two nights in a row.

  • 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. both days
  • $36.50 + handling fee
  • Dimitriou's Jazz Alley

Sunday, July 4

An Edmonds Kind of 4th. Hosted by the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce, celebrate the 4th with a midday parade and fireworks show.

  • Noon for parade, 10 p.m. fireworks
  • Click here for a map of the parade; fireworks will be at Civic Field

Grand Old 4th: Pandemic Edition. While this celebration may look different this year, you can still celebrate the 4th with a fun run, car show, parade and more on Bainbridge Island.

Bellevue Family 4th. See the fireworks over downtown Bellevue. Can't make it in person? Catch the live stream at

  • 10:05 p.m. (last 15-17 minutes)
  • Bellevue Downtown Park open for viewing