Summer Events
Come Out and Play at our 2017 City of Redmond Events!

Make Music Day

Thursday, June 21st
Downtown Redmond – lunch time performances from 11:30am-1:30pm
Idylwood Park Finale – 6pm-9pm

Make Music is a free celebration of music around the world on June 21. Swing by Downtown on the lunch hour for some time noon time entertainment, and end your day at Idylwood Park where attendees can watch finale performances, learn new instruments and even make their own instruments to share music with the community.

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Redmond Derby Days

Friday and Saturday July 7-8
Redmond Municipal Campus

Redmond Derby Days is a summer festival, rooted in the spirit of competition; that celebrates the uniqueness of Redmond through parades, races, contests, game booths, carnival rides, arts, music, food and much more. It all started in 1940 as a bike derby and parade for the community to raise money for holiday decorations and athletic equipment. Today, Derby Days celebrates Redmond's diverse community and offers all ages a chance to participate in a fun summer festival setting.

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Big Truck Day

Friday August 18
Farrel-McWhirter Farm Park

Does your child love BIG RIGS of all shapes and sizes? Here's a chance to get up close and personal with the trucks, tractors, construction equipment, and other unique vehicles that work in our community. A $15 registration fee is required and includes a Goody Bag and a tractor-pulled wagon ride! Noon-1:30pm and 1:30-3pm timeslots available.

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Thursdays In Redmond!

Rockin’ on the River Outdoor Summer Concert Series
Thursdays nights in Summer – July 13, 20, 27 and August 3, 10
Garden Plaza at the Redmond Senior Center – 6pm-8:30pm

The best kept summer secret is the summer concert series. Sit back and enjoy great music in a beautiful outdoor setting behind Redmond Senior Center. Concerts are free and everyone is welcome! Don’t forget to bring your lawn chair or picnic blanket. Food available for purchase.

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So Bazaar
Thursday nights in the Summer - August 17, 24, 31
Redmond Central Connector – 5pm-10pm

So Bazaar is an urban night market that highlights local artists, artisans, chefs and entertainers to create an imaginative culinary experience for Redmond community. Join us at the Redmond Central Connector as Downtown Redmond will come alive with surprising performances, art installations, artisanal foods and social engagement.

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Bikes, Blues, and Brews
Thursday nights in Summer – September 7, 14, 21
Local Redmond trails and micro-breweries

The Redmond Moving Art Center (MAC) is a mobile stage that brings contemporary art and ideas into the heart of Redmond, with a varying season of performances from year to year. For 2017, the MAC will be visiting local microbreweries and bring live blues and an opportunity for bike-in entertainment to some of your favorite local spots.

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