Category Archive • Events

Come Dancing! Free Dance Lesson this Saturday, 11/18

Did you know that Third Place Commons has great live music and an open dance floor every Friday and Saturday night? From big bands and swing to blues and rock to country and even a little disco, there’s always something fun onstage at Third Place Commons. And if you’d like to join in the dancing, but ...

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Trick-or-Treat & a Halloween Show – Join us for Halloween Fun!

  There’s no better place to spend Halloween night with the family than with us at Third Place Commons! The fun begins on Tuesday, October 31st with trick-or-treating all across Lake Forest Park Town Center from 4 to 6 PM. Don’t miss the perfect spot to load up on candy in a safe, dry, well-lit setting with lots ...

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LFP City Council and Mayoral Candidate Forum on October 9th

If you live in Lake Forest Park, don’t cast your ballots this fall without hearing from your local candidates at the Third Place Commons City Council and Mayoral Candidate Forum on Monday, October 9th at 7 PM. Don’t miss your chance to hear from the candidates who may play an integral role in the future of ...

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Family Day at the LFP Farmers Market this Sunday, 8/20

Let the family-friendly festivities begin this Sunday, August 20th with Family Day at the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market! The day will be filled with live music including a midday performance from longtime market favorites the Milner Family Fiddles, as well as harpist Linda Khandro (from 10-11) who will both play and show the little ones how the harp works.   Be ...

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Board Spotlight on Silje Sodal

The work that Third Place Commons has done day-in and day-out for over twenty years is all about one thing. Community. From hosting hundreds of free events each year to putting on the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market to nurturing a safe, welcoming space for friends, families, neighbors, and colleagues to gather and connect, our mission ...

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Go Electric Event – Gas vs. Electric? on July 18th

What is the fuss about health and gas stoves? Join us on Tuesday, July 18 at 7 pm to find out! Recently there has been a lot of discussion on TV, online, and in the newspaper about gas stoves.  Are they a risk to your health?  Do gas stoves increase the potential for childhood asthma?  Are jurisdictions ...

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This Sunday, July 16th Is Crafts Day at the Farmers Market

Mark your calendar and make a plan to head to the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market this coming Sunday, July 16th from 10 AM – 2 PM for a fantastic day of craft shopping on top of all your regular market favorites. Crafts Day at the LFP Farmers Market is your once per summer chance to ...

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Last Chance! Come to Breakfast on May 25th!

Our big Back in the Commons Again Annual Community Breakfast is coming up this Thursday, May 25th at 7 AM, which means this is officially your last chance to get tickets! This grand annual tradition provides vital operating funds to support the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market and other beloved programs of Third Place Commons, including ...

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Auction Spotlight – Get tickets NOW for breakfast on 5/25

Our big Back in the Commons Again Annual Community Breakfast is coming up fast on Thursday, May 25th. That means time is running out to get your tickets for the return of this popular community event. A lively, fast-paced auction will be the highlight of the event with none other than auctioneer Ken Carson, longtime field host for the Seattle Sounders FC (and the Seahawks before that), heading ...

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Sneak a Peek at the Farmers Market Vendor Line-up

This Sunday, May 14th from 10 AM to 2 PM marks the return of the Lake Forest Park Farmers Market for the season, and it’s going to be a great one! You won’t want to miss opening day and your chance to catch up with your favorite vendors while saying hello to some new ones. From ...

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