Run, dance, dunk, and picnic your way to celebrate 50 years of Fairwood

This weekend, King County is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Fairwood community, near Renton in south King County.

This all-day, family-friendly event kicks off with a 5k run and walk. Registration opens at 8 am, race starts at 9 am.

In the afternoon, Petrovitsky Park (map) will be transformed into a festival featuring food, music, activities for kids and more.

In the evening, we’ll go “Back to the Future” with an outdoor movie. Bring your blankets and picnic baskets, and enjoy the show.

More details over on the Fairwood 50 webpage – come join us for the fun!

2 Comments Add yours

  1. Seattle Park Lover says:

    It would be great if we could get more than 24 hours notice of events like this in case we wanted to actually make plans to attend. Thanks.

    1. Hi,
      So sorry that you are only recently hearing about Fairwood 50! We have been promoting this event on all of our social media channels for the past couple months. Check out them out to stay up to date on King County Parks’ events and activities.
      Twitter: https://twitter.com/iheartkcparks
      Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/iheartkcparks
      Or sign up for our email notifications to receive email and text updates: https://public.govdelivery.com/accounts/WAKING/subscriber/new?topic_id=WAKING_11

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