Veterans Day

56th Veterans Parade      

Join the city of Auburn as it honors veterans during a parade Nov. 6 at 11 a.m. The mile-long Veterans Parade and Observance proceeds west on Main Street from E Street to A Street NW. The parade boasts more than 200 units and nearly 6,000 parade participants, including 25-plus marching bands, military vehicles, veterans’ units, honor guards, and more. Bring your chair, a flag, and your best salute.

Virtual Opera 

Tacoma Opera is presenting two online productions Nov. 5-7. The shows include Bon Appetite by Lee Hoiby, a culinary extravaganza that taps into the wit and antics of television personality Julia Child, and A Water Bird Talk by Dominic Argento, a psychological study of a man’s life. Purchase tickets online

Olympia Artisan Market

The Marie Bed and Breakfast is hosting an Olympia Artisan Market featuring local artists Nov. 6 from 11:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Find treasures, support local artists, and enjoy snacks and hot drinks in one of Olympia’s oldest houses.