Summer Celebration

Join Us for a Free Kids’ Planting Event at Summer Celebration!

Summer Celebration’s 2018 theme is “Island Vibes” A taste of the tropics with a splash of Aloha!

Surf’s up Mercer Island! Join the Mercer Island Parks and Recreation Department July 14th and 15th, 2018 in celebrating our summer days in a tropical way the the 28th Mercer Island Summer Celebration! Festival.  Grass skirts, flower shirts, tiki lights and tropical delights…we’re planning a sandtastic weekend of tropical fun to celebrate a different kind of island life.  Paradise is calling…  Come enjoy entertainment and fun all weekend long in downtown Mercer Island. Join us for community fireworks and festivities, food trucks, live music, inflatables, arts & crafts, community parade, and more. Our office is proud to be sponsoring a fun children’s gardening event and a booth with fun giveaways for kids and grownups alike…

• Parade

Food Vendors

Island Vibes Activities

Car Show

Children’s Fun Zone






Saturday, July 14 10 am – Parade Town Center
11 am to 7 pm
6:00 pm to 10:30 pm
~10:00 pm – Fireworks
Festival at Mercerdale Park
Luther Burbank Park
Luther Burbank Park
Sunday, July 15 10 am to 5 pm Festival at Mercerdale Park


My First Garden, a kid’s free flowing planting event sponsored by Windermere Real Estate
Windermere Stage, 2 pm Saturday

Entertainment on the Windermere Stage
Saturday, 7/14 from 11 am – 7 pm
Sunday, 7/15 from 10 am – 5 pm

Mercerdale Park (Main Festival, Parade, Rides) 3249 78th Ave SE, Mercer Island, WA 98040

Luther Burbank Park (Fireworks, Shakespeare) 2040 84th Ave. SE, Mercer Island, WA 98040

More from the Mercer Island city website:

Click here to download the full schedule of events!