1. Happy Free First Friday (which should be a national holiday, IMHO). Participating museums include and in Bellevue.
2. Looking for a family activity that combines story time with fun in nature? Check out today at 11 a.m., where families look, listen and create at the park during an hour of stories and activities with a park ranger at . The activity costs $2 per participant (parent and child must register).
3. For family fun, don’t miss Lawn Chair Theatre at , 14434 NE 8th St. An evening of family fun-including a free outdoor showing of "Kung Fu Panda," inflatable slides and a bounce house, starting today, Sept. 2, at 6:30 p.m.. Bring a lawn chair or a blanket to sit on. Free popcorn will be offered, with additional concessions for a nominal charge. .
4. In the mood for music? Check out Blackberry Bush String Band at , 600 Bellevue Way NE. Harnessing their Ozark, Appalachian, and Mississippi River roots, with just a twist of West coast indie-rock, the Blackberry Bush String Band is the high-energy Bluegrass-inspired Americana that can’t be found live anywhere else in Bellevue. Join us from 8pm. No cover charge. .