Feel like celebrating the start of summer during the solstice on Thursday, June 21? You'll have two events to choose from in Eastlake that evening:
Eastlake P-Patch Summer Solstice Celebration – Eastlake's favorite garden will be the scene of this solstice celebration. The evening will include live music, refreshments, $7 garden dinner plates by Balabuste catering, slug races, fitness and yoga demos, garden tours and a silent auction. Attendees are requested to bring a non-perishable food item as a food bank donation. Time: 4-8 p.m. Location: Eastlake P-Patch, 2900 Fairview Ave. E., next to Olmstead Park.
Roanoke Stree Mini Park Opening Celebration – Renovations were recently completed at the Roanoke Street Mini Park, Fairview Ave. E. and E. Roanoke St. The renovation was a project of Seattle Parks and Recreation, Perkins+Will, the Eastlake Social Club and the Seattle Conservation Corps. The park is part of the Cheshiahud Lake Union Loop, a 6.2-mile pathway around the lake that highlights access to the water. There will be light snacks and refreshments and a chance to explore the park. Time: 5:30-7 p.m. Location: Roanoke Street Mini Park, Fairview and Roanoke.