Play in the Parks

Play in the Parks • Thursdays • 2pm

Join us at various parks in Lacey for FREE family entertainment this summer!

From July 11 to August 15, venture out to different parks and enjoy free shows and activities with your family.

Don’t forget to bring your own seating!

JULY 11 – Kama’s Circus Extravaganza

July 11 • Kama’s Circus Extravaganza

Interactive Circus Hoop Show at Rainier Vista Soccer Field

Experience a whirlwind of different props in one delightful frenzy, including dancing with up to 25 hoops all at the same time!  At the end of the show, you’re invited to come give it a try!

JULY 18 – Alex Zerbe

July 18 • Alex Zerbe

Comedy Juggling Show at Woodland Creek Community Park

With the energy of 1,000 suns, The Zaniac shines like a comedy beacon as he bounces from one end of the stage to the other like an untamed rubber band. Come see why this two-time Guinness World Record holder was voted Seattle’s Funniest Prop Comedian and pick up some tips as he invites you to test your own Zaniac skills and shares his secrets!

JULY 25 – Talewise Science Heroes

July 25 • Talewise Science Heroes

Adventure of the Lost Treasure! at Wonderwood Park

Science and stories collide in this interactive STEM show!  Join us on a treasure-hunting adventure deep within the jungle and explore science concepts while conducting cool experiments together!

Arabella Pelekoudas, 7, and Aspen Ridge, of Sciencetellers, react after using pressure in one of their science experiments during the Sciencetellers program, "Power and Energy" at the Swampscott Public Library, Monday, Aug. 1, 2016. Wicked Local Staff Photo / David Sokol

AUGUST 1 – LuLu LaFever

Aug 1 • LuLu LaFever

Illustrator Party with Stories & Songs at Wonderwood Park

What if there was a kid who loved to read, and always imagined drawing a picture about what they read? What if that kid is you? Come meet Lulu and be the artist for the silly books of Lulu LaFever. Every kid gets a book, every kid gets to draw. While the very silly Lulu reads, sings, and plays the guitar.

AUGUST 8 – Seattle Knights

Aug 8 • Seattle Knights

Knights Perform & Educate About All Things Medieval at Homann Park

Travel back in time with knights in shining armor as they demonstrate combat and sword skills with high-energy acting, and choreographed stage combat using real weapons of old.

AUGUST 15 – Harmonica Pocket

Aug 15 • Harmonica Pocket

Silly, Sweet, Acoustic & Chill Family Music at Depot Park

Silly, sweet, acoustic and chill — Harmonica Pocket will win you over with laid-back originals and playful re-workings of songs your whole family loves. Kids are invited to collaborate and create new songs too!

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How much do Play in the Parks cost?

All Play in the Parks activities are FREE!

What should I bring to a show?

Bring your own seating!  There may be a few picnic tables and benches but they get claimed quickly so bringing your own chairs or blanket will assure you get a comfy place to enjoy the show.

No alcohol is allowed in the park, so please leave any alcoholic beverages at home.

No smoking or vaping is allowed in the park.  Please step outside of the park boundaries to smoke or vape.

When & Where are the Play in the Parks?