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Best Events and Activities This Weekend Nov 11-13

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From Veteran’s Day Observances, to amazing sales and holiday activities, you’ll find plenty to do around the Sound this weekend!

Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
Saturday, November 12
10:00am – 5:00pm
719 S. King Street
Seattle, WA 98104
206.623.5124
http://www.wingluke.org

Friends and Family Day is Saturday, Nov. 12. Bring your family for a wonderful Museum Experience between 10:00am – 5:00pm. Click HERE for the free pass, and share it, too. Anyone can use it!

Sports Collectors Annual Winter Conference
Saturday and Sunday
November 12 and 13
9:00am – 5:00pm on Saturday
9:00am – 3:00pm on Sunday
Meridian Park Elementary
17077 Meridian Avenue North
Shoreline, WA 98133
http://www.wssca.net

Over 40 tables full of the best in Sports Cards and Memorabilia – no Beanie Babies or Pokemon, just great sports collectibles – both current and vintage. Dealers can also give you an idea of the value of your items.

NW Holiday Arts Gift Show
Saturday, November 12
10:00am – 5:00pm
Redmond Athletic Club
8709 161st Ave NE
Redmond, WA 98052
http://www.nwholidayarts.weebly.com

Get a jump on holiday gift buying from 45 local artists. Check the web site often! Artists will be added until the day of the event. This show also benefits Liberty Road Foundation (501c3).

Hometown Holiday Celebration
Saturday, November 12
10:00am – 7:00pm
Main Street
Sumner, WA 98390
http://www.sumnerdowntown.com

Visit Sumner’s shops and restaurants for an old fashioned Hometown Holiday Celebration. Festive open houses with refreshments and holiday cheer while sidewalk carolers wander down Main Street singing to shoppers.

My Friends & More Holiday Bazaar 
Saturday, November 12
10:00am – 5:00pm
IUOE Hall
18701 120th Ave NE
Bothell, WA 98011
425.486.5864
http://www.craftybug.com

Come celebrate 12 years of community fun with fabulous local artisans! Santa arrives at 1:00! Parents, bring your camera for FREE photos with Santa! PETS WELCOME! Free admission, Free parking, Free refreshments, Free childrens craft and play area provided! Tour buses welcome! Full wheel chair and stroller access.

Glitter Sale at Seattle Goodwill
Saturday and Sunday
November 12 and 13
9:00am – 6:00pm
Seattle Goodwill’s Dearborn Street store
1400 S. Lane Street
Seattle, WA 98144
http://www.seattlegoodwill.org/glitter

Now in its 28th year, this sale draws shoppers from across the region with its amazing selection and fabulous deals. Formal attire, accessories, vintage wear, one of a kind treasures and more.

Veterans Day Activities:

Veterans Day Ceremony
Friday, November 12
1:00pm – 3:00pm
Museum of Flight
9404 East Marginal Way S
Seattle, WA 98108
206.764.5720
http://www.museumofflight.org

Join the Museum in recognizing the contributions of America’s veterans. U.S. veterans and current U.S. military personnel will be admitted to the Museum free of charge. Our sguest of honor will be Chuck DeBellevue, recognized by the USAF as an Ace for his six aerial victories over MiGs in the Vietnam War. The Boeing Employees’ Concert Band will perform at noon. Program is Free with Museum Admission. On Veterans Day all US veterans and current US military personnel will be admitted to the Museum free of charge.

Veterans Day Service
Friday, November 11
11:00am
Tacoma War Memorial Park
6th Avenue and MacArthur Street
Near the Narrows Bridges
Tacoma, WA 98465
253.752.7722
http://www.tacomahistory.org

Sponsored by Tacoma Historical Society. All are welcome. Please dress for cold weather.

62nd Veterans Day Memorial Celebration
Friday, November 11
7:00am Flag Placement
11:00am Service of Remembrance
Evergreen Washelli
11111 Aurora Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98133
206.362.5200
http://www.washelli.com

7:00am Friday, November 11th – Flag placement at the Lower Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Each of the white marble upright markers in the Lower Veterans Section will receive a flag. Volunteers are needed. The Chimes Tower will play after the program. The public is invited to listen to Patriotic music played by the Chimes Tower while visiting the graves of the Medal of Honor Recipients. At 10:30am music will be provided by the Eagles and Letter-Carriers Band. 11:00am Service of Remembrance begins.

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