information from Southwest Seattle Historical Society
The annual landing of the Seafair Pirates is set for Saturday at around 1pm near the Alki Bathhouse on Alki Beach.
Crowds gathered at parties and picnics all over the Seattle area for the fourth of July, and parades from the Admiral District to Burien celebrated the founding of the nation.
The West Seattle Junction Association plans to present several performances by musicians in the West Seattle Junction to take place during the Junction’s Second Thursday Art Walks.
The West Seattle route of the King County Water Taxi will operate on a Sunday schedule on Thursday, July 4th, in observance of Independence Day. See departure times below:
Demolition on the Legacy Partners project on Fauntleroy Way has begun as crews were on site tearing down the former West Seattle Produce and Suite Arrangements buildings on the site.
Bainbridge Island educator Roberta Newland and her co-author (and son) John Newland-Thompson will discuss their book The Cle Elum Fire of 1918 from the 'Images of America' series at this, the first event of the new series.