1.Go Pride! Rainbows are taking over Seattle this weekend! It's the culmination of Seattle's Pride fesitivies! The Capitol Hill Pride Festival will be celebrating diversity and community pride! There will be 3 stages full of music, fashion and drag! There will even be a doggie drag costume contest! The 37th annual Pride parade will inspire you to be free, be you and be proud! Express yourself as the parade moves up 4th ave to Denny Way. The Parade will last about 2 and ½ hours and you will want to arrive early to get a good seat. When: Pride Festival Saturday 11am – 10pm, Pride Parade Sunday 11am Where: Pride Festival Capitol Hill, Pride Parade 4th Ave from Union St. to Denny Way Price: FREE Click HERE for more info. (Image Courtesy: ileana_gonzales.) 2. Go Taste! The Taste of Tacoma is here for it's 26th year! This is the finest outdoor dining Tacoma has to offer. There will be 32 restaurants providing a variety of ethnic cuisine as well as the all-American favs! This year there will be no food item over $6 and no combo plate over $7! Plus, if you want to eat a little at a lot of different booths there will be "Just a bite" smaller-portioned options for only $3.75. You won't be filling yourself up with just junk either. Each booth will be offering a menu item that is a delicious, healthier choice. Live music is abdundent as the food with over 100 acts in all and this year there is even a Comedy Club (21+ only though). And did I mention the wine tasting? $15 will get you a commerative glass & 5 tastes! This is the ultimate picnic! When: Friday – Saturday 11am – 9pm, Sunday 11am – 8pm Where: Point Defiance Park Price: FREE ADMISSION Click HERE for more info. 3. Go VROOOOM!!!! Over 700 cars will take over Greenwood for the 19th Annual Greenwood Car Show. The show will be a mile and a half of classic cars and trucks, good food and live music! There will be a kids zone to keep the entire family happy too. When: 9am – 4pm Where: Greenwood Avenue North from 68th to 90th. Price: FREE Click HERE for more info. 4.Go Play! Seattle has a TON of playgrounds but where do you find the best of the best? Luckily, Seattle Magazine and Red Tricycle have put together a top 10 list. Pack a picnic and let the kids run wild. There will be lots of laughter and family fun to be had! Don't forget to pack the camera to capture the perfect happy smile! When: Anytime Where; Seattle various places Price: FREE Click HERE for more info. 5. Go Paddling Yes you can stand on water. Wanna learn how? Stand up paddle is not only a great workout but it's great fun! The first Annual Northwest Paddling Festival will offer sea kayak and stand up paddle demonstrations and will even give you a chance to try it out on your own. There will be music and food and water fun. There will even be the first Alki Paddling Challenge race. When: Saturday 9am – 6pm and Sunday 9am – 5pm Where: Jack Block Party in West Seattle Price: $21 includes speaker presentations & chance to try out demos $38.33 for any instructional classes. There are classes for beg. To advanced Click HERE for more info.