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2019 Free Summer Meals and Recreation Activities

Community invited to kickoff event on Saturday, June 29 at Highland Park

This summer, Seattle Parks and Recreation, Seattle Human Services Department, and United Way of King County are partnering to host a drop-in summer program offering free meals and recreation activities. Recreation activities are open for kids and teens ages 1 to 18 and may include arts, crafts, board games, and organized recreational games. A free lunch and snacks will be offered to youth ages 1 to 18.

Click here to see a schedule of special program events and activities:


The program will run daily from July 1 through August 23 from 10a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, rain or shine at 18 park sites across Seattle.

Kickoff event on Saturday, June 29:

The community is invited to attend a free kickoff event on Saturday, June 29 at Highland Park (1100 SW Cloverdale St.) from noon to 3 p.m. The event will include free meals for kids and parents/guardians. Several fun activity stations will be set up in the park, including craft stations, outdoor activities such as relay races and an obstacle course, and field games such as giant Jenga and Connect Four.

2019 Summer Meals and Recreation Activities locations:

• Beacon Hill Playground: 1902 13th Ave. S
• Beer Sheva Park: 8650 55th Ave. S
• EC Hughes Playground: 7907 30th Ave. SW
• Georgetown Park: 750 S Homer St.
• Greenwood Park: 602 N 87th St.
• Highland Park: 1100 SW Cloverdale St.
• Judkins Playground: 2150 S Norman St.
• Lakewood Playground: 5013 S Angeline St.
• Lakeridge Playground: 10145 Rainier Ave. S
• Little Brook Park: 140th and 32nd Ave. NE
• Madrona Playground: 3211 E Spring St.
• Maplewood Playfield: 4801 Corson Ave. S
• North Acres Park: 12718 1st Ave. NE
• Othello Playground: 4351 S Othello St.
• Peppi’s Playground: 3233 E Spruce St.
• Powell Barnett Park: 352 MLK Jr. Way
• Pratt Park: 1800 S Main St.
• Roxhill Park: 2850 SW Roxbury St.

For questions or more information about the program, please contact Connor Durham, Seattle Parks and Recreation, at 206-615-0303 or