Fairs and Festivals (September)

Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival: Parade, art show, fun run, fireworks, live music and children’s games, Sept. 7 to 9. Various locations, Mukilteo; 425-353-5516, www.mukilteofestival.org.

Puyallup Rodeo and Fair: Animal exhibits, home arts and food competitions, a carnival and midway, children’s activities, food and educational displays, Sept. 7 to 23. Puyallup Pro Rodeo is Sept. 7 to 9. Western Washington Fairgrounds, Puyallup; 253-841-5045, www.thefair.com.

Korean Cultural Celebration: Ch’usok or Harvest Festival Day celebrates Korean culture, noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 8. Seattle Center; www. seattlecenter.com.

Seattle Fiestas Patrias: A celebration of Hispanic culture and traditions with music and dance, food, children’s activities, and arts and crafts, Sept. 15 and 16. Seattle Center; www.seattlecenter.com.

Washington State Autumn Leaf Festival: Celebrate the turning of the leaves with a parade, live music, children’s activities and more, Sept. 28 through 30, parade at noon, Sept. 29. Various locations, Leavenworth; www.autumnleaffestival.com.

Whidbey Island Kite Festival: Sept. 22 and 23, Camp Casey Conference Center, Coupeville; 360-678-9358.

Fremont Oktoberfest: 5 p.m. to midnight Friday, 11 a.m. to midnight Saturday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 22 to 24, on Canal Street, between Phinney Ave. N., and First Avenue NW, Seattle; rain or shine event, free admission to Fremont Festival and kids’ area; beer garden admission $15 after Aug. 1, $20 at gate, must be 21 or older; 206-633-0422, www.fremontoktoberfest.com.

Italian Festival: A community favorite, celebrate Italian heritage, Sept. 29 and 30, Seattle Center, 305 Harrison St., Seattle; 206-684-7200, www.festaseattle.com.

Watershed Fun Fair: Environmental community fair, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 29. Yost Park, 9535 Bowdoin Way, Edmonds; 425-771-0227, www.ci.edmonds.wa.us.

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