What's Happening

Summer 2017

City of Renton Programs, Events, Fitness, and Fun for Everyone!

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rentonriverdays.org 33 SPECIAL EVENTS River Days Parade Sponsored by Brotherton Cadillac July 22: 10:00am S. 3rd Street, DT Renton. Download application at rentonriverdays.org or call 425-572-5702. Wenatchee Youth Circus Co-Sponsored by Walmart Shows at Cedar River Park. Tickets: $2/pp children under 18, $3/pp for adults. July 21: 1:30pm & 6:00pm July 22: 1:30pm Ivar's Family Fun & Film Series July 21: at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park for "Jungle Book." In the event of inclement weather, call 425-430-6719 for movie status. Rubber Ducky Derby Sponsored by Renton Rotary July 23: 4:30pm. Ducks float the Cedar River from the Houser Street Bridge to Wells Ave S. A $5.00 ticket provides a chance to win prizes. ARTS AND CRAFTS Renton Annual Art Show Juried fine art for sale at the Renton Community Center. 425-254-9934. July 20 Preview Party ($20/pp): 8:00pm July 21–22: 10:00am–6:00pm July 23: 12:00pm–5:00pm The Art Market Art and hand-crafted items for sale. Email rentonriverdaysartmarket@gmail.com. July 21–22: 11:00am–8:00pm July 23: 11:00am–6:00pm 21st Annual Chalk Art Contest Sponsored by Wiener & Lambka, P.S. Organized by Allied Arts of Renton July 22: 12:00pm–3:30pm tennis courts at Liberty Park, free and all materials provided. 425-652-1236. 19th Quilt Exhibition Sponsored by Bath Fitter Organized by Cedar River Quilters Quilted art pieces on display at the Renton Community Center. Vote for People's Choice. July 22: 10:00am–6:00pm July 23: 12:00pm–5:00pm FREE FUN FOR KIDS AT LIBERTY PARK Board Games of the World (Stoneway Concrete) Caricaturist Chalk Art Contest (Wiener & Lambka, P.S. & Allied Arts of Renton) Climbing Wall (The Law Offices of Steven D. Weier & Walker's Renton Subaru) Dizzy's Tumble Bus (UW Medicine-VMC) Hamster Balls Inflatable Playland Junk Chimes (Fred Meyer) Kids' Photo ID Cards (BECU) LEGO PlayZone Petting Zoo Putt Putt Golf (Smith Brothers Farms) Sound of Culture (Renton Technical College) Strolling Stilt Dancer Toymaker's Workshop (AlaskaUSA Federal Credit Union) ALL ABOUT FOOD Senior Day BBQ Picnic Sponsored by Law Offices of Dan Kellogg July 20: 11:00am–1:00pm, at the Renton Community Center. Advance tickets req'd. 425-430-6633. Pancake Breakfast Sponsored by Harley Exteriors Organized by Renton Lions Club July 22: 7:30-10:00am at the Renton Senior Activity Center. 425-381-7069 or chris5255@gmail.com Nibble of Renton July 21–23: 10+ food vendors, come hungry to Liberty Park! STAGE ENTERTAINMENT Toyota Scion of Renton Stage (Main Stage) Renton Village Merchants Association Stage (Art Market area) July 21–23: Visit rentonriverdays.org for line-up of artists and performance times. SPORTS AND GAMES Junior Advanced Tennis Tournament Organized by Aces Tennis June 30–July 3: Ages 8–18; pre-registration req'd. Liberty Park, McKnight Middle School and Hazen High School. 425-235-9495 or acetennis.net Junior Intermediate Tennis Tournament Organized by Aces Tennis July 14–16: Ages 8–18; pre-registration req'd. Liberty Park, McKnight Middle School and Hazen High School. 425-235-9495 or acetennis.net Open & NTRP Tennis Championships Organized by Aces Tennis July 21–23: All ages, pre-registration req'd. McKnight Middle School and Hazen High School. 425-235-9495 or acetennis.net Volkssports Fun Walks Sponsored by Southlake Clinic Organized by Interlaken Trailblazers Volkssport Club July 22: 5K & 10K walks start from riverside of Senior Activity Center. 425-235-0528 or interlakentrailblazers.org. Six-A-Side Soccer Tournament Organized by Greater Renton-Tukwila Youth Soccer Assoc. July 22: fields at Renton High School for boys and girls U/9 thru U/16. grtysa.org. JULY 21–23, 2017 LIBERTY PARK FRIDAY & SATURDAY 11:00AM–8:00PM SUNDAY 11:00AM–8:00PM EXHIBITS & DISPLAYS Renton History Museum July 18–23: visit the Museum from 10:00am to 4:00pm, free admission. Visit the Museum's activity booth in Liberty Park, July 21–23. Community Information Booths Non-profits, public services, and festival sponsors. No commercial displays or sales. July 21–22: 11:00am–8:00pm July 23: 11:00am–6:00pm Antique Classic Boat Show View 30+ antique and classic boats. Free boat rides! July 22: 10:00am–6:00pm at Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park. acbs-pnw.org Deutsch Marque Show & Shine July 23: 11:00am–3:00pm at Cedar River Park. BMWpugetsound.com. SEVA Car Show Display of electric cars, located on grass near Skate Park at Liberty Park. July 23: 11:00am–5:00pm. Seattleeva.org Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter #RentonRiverDays17 FESTIVAL VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES Help art events, parade, children's activities, and litter patrol, to name a few. Most tasks are outdoors, require physical ability, and volunteers should be at least 16 years of age. Visit rentonriverdays.org, email rrdvolunteer@comcast.net or 425-235-4614. FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE Free festival shuttle July 21–23 between Renton Memorial Stadium and Liberty Park. See website for details.

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