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There’s the Asia Pacific New Year Celebration, Corvette meet, Proctor farmers market, live music and more happening this weekend

Post by Mary Anderson / The News Tribune on Feb. 11, 2012 at 7:00 am |
February 11, 2012 6:45 am

The Kabuki Academy performs at the 13th annual Asia Pacific New Year's Celebration held in the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Center. The day-long event included song, music, traditional dance, games, story telling, hands-on activities, arts, crafts and a food court. February 12, 2011 Peter Haley / Staff photographer

Community Events
14th Annual Asia Pacific New Year Celebration 10 a.m.-6:30 p.m. Feb. 11, Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall, 2727 E. D St., Tacoma. Free. 253-383-3900, asiapacificculturalcenter.org.

Corvette & High Performance Meet 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Feb. 11, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Feb. 12, Puyallup Fair & Events Center, 110 Ninth Ave. S.W., Puyallup. $10, $7 Sunday. 360-786-8844.

My Furry Valentine pet adoption event 1-4 p.m. Feb. 11, Secondhand Hound, 5609 N. 51st St., Ruston. Free. 253-759-3686, myaarf.org.

Family Day An afternoon of creativity, tap into your imagination and make your own art, guided by a professional artist, 1-4 p.m. Feb. 11, Museum of Glass, 1801 E. Dock St., Tacoma. Regular Museum of Glass admission: $12 adults; $10 students, seniors, military; $5 ages 6-12; younger than 6 get in free.

Artist Craft Fair 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 12, King’s Books, 218 St. Helens Ave., Tacoma. 253-272-8801, kingsbookstore.com.

Proctor Farmers Winter Market Seasonal produce, locally raised meat, artisan cheeses, delicious hot soups, freshly baked breads and desserts, free wine tasting and live music, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 11 and March 10, Proctor Business District, North 27th and Proctor streets, Tacoma. 253-961-3666.

Music
Jazz LIVE at Marine View featuring The Janette West Group 5-6:45 p.m. Feb. 12, Marine View Church, 8469 East Side Drive N.E., Tacoma. All ages. 253-229-9206, marineviewpc.org.

Classical Sundays 3 p.m. Feb. 12: Robert Jorgensen, Antique Sandwich Company, 5102 N. Pearl St., Tacoma. By donation. 253-752-4069

Artist Series: Cameron Bennett, Pianist and Friends 3 p.m. Feb. 12, Lagerquist Concert Hall, 12180 Park Ave. S., Tacoma. $8; $5 seniors; $3 PLU community and alumni; free for ages 18 and younger. 253-535-7787.

Seattle Mandolin Orchestra – Lovesongs from around the world 2 p.m. Feb. 12, Tacoma Public Library Main Branch, Olympic Room, 1102 Tacoma Ave. S., Tacoma. Free. seattlemandolin.org.

Seattle Events
Seattle Golf and Travel Show Noon-6 p.m. Feb. 10, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 11, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 12, CenturyLink Field and Event Center, 800 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle. $14.95. seattlegolfshow.com.

2012 Seattle RV Show 11 a.m-8 p.m. Feb. 10-11, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 12, CenturyLink Field and Event Center, 800 Occidental Ave. S., Seattle. Adults $11, seniors $10, ages 13-18 $8, ages 12 and younger get in free; $2 military discount. 425-277-8132, theseattlervshow.com.

Northwest Flower & Garden Show 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Feb. 10-11, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Feb. 12, Washington State Convention Center, 800 Convention Place, Seattle. 253-756-2121, gardenshow.com.

For more ideas go to The News Tribune calendar

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