Thu Aug 17

Thu Aug 17

SAM Performs, 6–8 pm
Down North
They’ve been described as ‘your favorite band’s favorite band.’ The bold sounds of the alternative soul/rock & roll group Down North will quickly turn them into one of your favorites too. Down North’s warm energy and new soul sound is sure to get all you rock & roll fans up and dancing.

SAM Creates, 6–8 pm
Landscape Collage with Carina del Rosario
Gather inspiration from artist Christopher Paul Jordan’s summer installation Latent Home Zero and create a layered collage of your everyday movement.

My Favorite Things Tour, 7 pm
My Favorite Things tours bring some of the most opinionated, brilliant and fascinating artists, cultural producers and community figures into the park to discuss their favorite works of art. This week’s tour is led by Jasmmine Kaur Ramgotra. Also known as JASE in her creative performance-based work, Jasmmine is a recent graduate of the University of Washington where she received her BFA in Dance and Environmental Studies, with a minor in Environmental Science. Her creative work ranges from the exploration of her mixed race identity to addressing the challenges of diversity in the environmental movement, and the creative expression of complex environmental and social issues.

Food Trucks, 5:45–7:45 pm
Tacos La Flaca, Bread & Circus, Cheese Wizards, & POP Up

TASTE will serve wine and dinner fare.

Kids Corner, 6–8 pm
Take a break from the sun and come play in the PACCAR Pavilion where families can enjoy the Kids Corner and drop-in art making at the SAM Creates station. Spend time drawing at the kids-sized easels and capture the sculptures, plant life, and beautiful views of the Olympic Mountains and Puget Sound. Relax in a beanbag chair, read a new book, do a puzzle, or create your own masterpiece. Kids of all ages are welcome!