Seattlittes flock outdoors in the the spring and summer months and the Ballard Alliance has created some great programs to enjoy the warmer weather with the Ballard Community. Please join us for these upcoming events in the Ballard Commons Park. Support your community and have some fun throughout the summer at these free events!

FITNESS IN THE PARK SERIES

Make the most of the summer months and get outside for some fresh air and fitness during our Fitness in the Park Series. On select Saturdays beginning on June 22nd the Ballard Alliance is producing a workout event in Ballard Commons Park from 9 – 10 a.m. Pick one or all to attend! All ability levels welcome! Bring a water, yoga mat and be ready to have some fun.

June 22nd instructed by Strive & Uplift
June 29th instructed by Ballard Health Club
July 6th instructed by Ballard Health Club
July 20th instructed by Barre3 Ballard
July 27th instructed by Strive & Uplift
August 3rd instructed by F45 Ballard
August 10th instructed by The Six
August 24th instructed by Barre3 Ballard
August 31st instructed by Strive & Uplift
September 7th instructed by The Six
September 14th instructed by F45 Ballard
September 21st instructed by Kula Movement

YOGA FOR EVERY BODY
The Ballard Health Club is also hosting a free yoga class immediately following our classes at 10 a.m. on the following Saturdays:
July 20 | July 27 | August 3 | August 10 | August 24 | August 31 
September 7 | September 14

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(THURSDAYS IN AUGUST – movies begin at dusk)
Presented by: BALLARD ALLIANCE 
Local food trucks will be onsite each movie night 

Thursday, August 1st (target movie start time 8:30 p.m.)
 WILLY WONKA & THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY (Gene Wilder version)
(98 minute run time – Sunset at 8:44 p.m.)
Food Truck: Lil J’s Superdawgs 

Thursday, August 8th (target movie start time 8:30 p.m.)
UP
(96 minute run time – Sunset at 8:33 p.m.)
Food Truck: SoSo Good

Thursday, August 15th (target movie start time 8:15 p.m.)
GHOSTBUSTERS
(105 minute run time – Sunset at 8:21 p.m.)
Food Truck: Auntie’s Family Kitchen

Thursday, August 22nd (target movie start time 8:05 p.m.)
MOANA
(113 minute run time – Sunset at 8:09 p.m.)
Food Truck: Auntie’s Family Kitchen

Thursday, August 29th (target movie start time 8:00 p.m.)
GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY
(121 minute run time – Sunset at 7:55 p.m.)
Food Truck: Lil J’s Superdawgs 

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DOGS OF BALLARD DOG SHOW
at Ballard Commons Park on
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 8th
1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Enjoy watching a variety of our neighborhood’s talented pooches compete in up to three judged categories:
Best In Show | Best Costume | Best Trick

Spectators please mark your calendars and come out to enjoy this free community event in the park (with or without a dog). Porter’s Pride will be sharing treats with our furry friends and Dirtie Dog Photography will be taking photos of canine contestants. Visit Ballard will have give-aways and a parade o’ pups through the Ballard Farmers Market will close out the event.

Prizes from the Ballard Farmers Market and All the Best Pet Care will be awarded in all three categories – Does your pooch have what it takes?

Online Registration is now available.

There is the possibility that we will accept day-of registrations, if there are registration cancellations – so be sure to come to the event.

This event is sponsored by our neighborhood partners: All the Best Pet Care, Ballard Sunday Farmers Market, Dirtie Dog Photography, Seattle Pet Collective, Porter’s Pride, Visit Ballard and produced by the Ballard Alliance
Dogs of Ballard Dog Show is made possible through the support from the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods, Seattle Parks and Recreation, and proceeds from Ballard SeafoodFest.

Ballard Commons Park | 5701 22nd Ave NW, Seattle, WA 98107

For inquiries please contact us at: info@ballardalliance.com

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Seattle Parks and Recreation has a number of fun events planned throughout the summer!

KID’S POP-UP CARNIVAL AT THE COMMONS
Sundays, 2 – 4 p.m.

Come play at the park and enjoy different fun activities each session. Tiny Faces Face Painting will be at each one. Find us near the spray feature. Developed in partnership with Illumination Learning Studio. For more info contact Seattle Parks and Recreation at 206-684-0775 or Randy.Wiger@seattle.gov.

August 4th
2 – 3:30 p.m.
Enjoy a fun presentation by Tangerine Tales.

August 18th
2 – 3 p.m. interactive hula hooping by Nic Hoop Love

3 – 4 p.m. magic show by George A. Magician

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CONCERTS AT THE COMMONS

Tuesdays, July 23 – August 27, 6:30 – 8 p.m.

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THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR
presented by GreenStage’s Backyard Bard

August 24th
Saturday, 7 – 8 p.m.

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SUSTAINABLE BALLARD FESTIVAL
September 28th 
11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Family-friendly, fun, free, and full of surprises!  Visit local sustainable businesses and non-profits, catch some local buskers, enjoy refreshments from local food trucks.