Critic’s picks: Eatonville Arts Fest, Tacoma Art Museum Northwest Fest, Auburn Artrageous and Des Moines Poetry Slam
Eatonville Art Festival
This weekend sees the 41st annual Eatonville Art Festival. Hosted by the local Lions Club, the festival gathers 100 Northwest artists and artisans for live music, demonstrations, Western art, silent auction and vendor stalls, plus a kids area, food and beer garden and more. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 3-5. Free. 211 Fir St., Eatonville. eatonville.com
TAM’s Best of the Northwest Fest
Celebrate the best of the Northwest at a free community festival this weekend at Tacoma Art Museum. Art activities include watercoloring landscapes, sketching still lifes and a multimedia collaborative project, plus chalk art challenge on Tollefson Plaza.
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 4 (3 p.m. chalk-off). Free. Tacoma Art Museum, 1701 Pacific Ave., Tacoma. 253-272-4258, tacomaartmuseum.org
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