Family fun calendar


Tutankhamun: The Golden King and The Great Pharaohs: The exhibition features more than 100 objects from King Tut’s tomb and ancient sites representing some of the most important rulers throughout 2,000 years of ancient Egyptian history. Many of these objects have never toured in the United States before this exhibit. Come face-to-face with the largest image of King Tut ever unearthed — a 10-foot statue of the pharaoh; to Jan. 6 at Pacific Science Center, 200 Second Ave. N, Seattle. Admission is $27.50, $24.50, $16.50 and $15.50. Call 206-443-2001,


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Evergreen State Fair: 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. daily through Sept. 2, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sept. 3, Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179th Ave. SE, Monroe; arts and crafts, animal barns, carnival, concerts; $8 for adults in advance; $10 at gate; $6 seniors and youth in advance; $7 at gate, free for ages 5 and younger and 90 and older; $8 to $10 one-day parking;

Classic Car Show at Country Village Shops: 11th Annual Fall Classic Car Show from noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 2 at Country Village, 23732 Bothell-Everett Highway, Bothell; free to attend; $15 car entry fee and pre-registration is encouraged. The first 100 cars entering the show will receive a commemorative dash plaque. There will be prizes and award certificates presented to winning cars as well as trophies for best of show and people’s choice. For entry information, call 425-483-2250, or download a registration form at

Touch a Truck: Climb on into some big rigs as the city of Marysville invites your family to this annual event that puts your kids in the driver’s seat of public works big rigs, police and fire vehicles and other heavy-duty equipment that children see on city streets every day; 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sept. 8 at Totem Middle School’s Asbery Field, 1605 Seventh St. NE. Admission is free.

Pioneer Days At The Stillaguamish Pioneer Museum: The museum will offer hands-on activities including: milking a cow, washing clothes, working a 19th century sewing machine, viewing old-fashioned toys and games, churning butter and grinding wheat. Pioneer Days activities are free; museum admission is $5 per adult and $2 per child under 12; Pioneer Days is 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 15, Stillaguamish Valley Pioneer Museum, 20722 67th Ave. NE, Arlington. For more information call 360-435-7289 or go to

Guided Future of Flight Aviation Center Gallery Tours: 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tuesday and Thursdays to Sept. 20 at The Future of Flight, 8415 Paine Field Blvd., Mukilteo. These are 90-minute detailed, guided tours of the center’s aviation gallery and its exhibits. Admission for the guided tour is included in the regular ticket price of $20 and $14. For more information, call Ed Kaplanian at 425-438-8100, ext. 229.

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