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Motors and a Movie 

Join America’s Car Museum for a drive-in screening of Encanto this Friday. Gates for tailgating open at 5 p.m. There will be guided activities for kids until the movie starts at 9:40 p.m. The event, which also will have food trucks, is free admission and will operate on a first come, first served basis. Learn more here.

Summer at SAM

Seattle Art Museum has a lineup of free, family-friendly outdoor activities this summer. Enjoy live music at the Olympic Sculpture Park Thursday evenings July 14-Aug. 18. On July 21, live music and guided arts and crafts will take place from 6:30-8 p.m. Food trucks will be there from 5:45-7:45 p.m., too. Learn more here.

Nite Wave at Charlie’s Bar and Grill

Catch local band Nite Wave in Olympia July 16 at Charlie’s Bar and Grill. Expect a high-energy performance with lots of New Wave hits. Doors open at 8 p.m. and the show starts at 9 p.m. Learn more about Nite Wave here, and purchase tickets here.