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Healthy Parks, Healthy You


Big Day of Play! Big Day of Play!

New location and date change!
Be sure to mark your calendar for the Big Day of Play:
Sunday, June 29, 2014
11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
At Mount Baker Rowing and Sailing Center.

(3800 Lake Washington Blvd S., Seattle, 98118)

At the Big Day of Play there will be plenty of opportunities to learn about what Seattle Parks and Recreation and our community partners offer in the way of fun activities and healthy food.

Activites and fun for all ages!
Click here to see more photos from last year's event.

How can you help us change lives?

Seattle Parks and Recreation offers endless opportunities to achieve 30 minutes of moderate exercise – trails, playgrounds, gyms, pools, fitness classes, athletic fields, beaches-and the list goes on. We want you to join us and be part of the healthy solution.

Volunteer Opportunities

We need volunteers to help organize the Healthy Parks, Healthy You Event. If you want to give something back to the health and fitness community, support a friend or family member, or simply enjoy the park, come join our volunteer family.

Volunteers are needed to help with the following:

  • Pre-event setup
  • Refreshment booth
  • First aid stations
  • Water stations
  • Cleanup
For more information about volunteer opportunities, please call Theresa McEwen at (206) 615-0691 or email her at

Sponsorship Opportunities

Your company can receive tremendous benefits from this highly sought after market.  Promote your products or services to hundreds of healthy and active Seattle consumers. For more information about sponsorship opportunities, please call Joseph DiChiaro at (206) 727-8792.

Featured Events

  • Great activities and programs that help families to be active together, samples of the activities from all of our facilities and programs
  • Paddling and boating activities
  • Main stage celebration of cultural diversity - music, entertainment and activities
  • Creative unstructured play opportunities
  • Youth demonstrations of their newly developed skills
  • Healthy food
  • It’s also Bicycle Sunday

Thank you to the Big Day of Play Sponsors!

Click here to visit the PCC Natural Markets web site Click here to visit the KMPS 94.1 FM web site     Click here to visit Jack FM web site
Click here to visit Jack FM web site  Click here to visit the The FAN Radio web site     Click here to visit KZOK 102.5 FM web site

     Click here to visit the Children's Hospital web site    Click here to visit the Seattle Child web site      Click here to visit the Seahawks Play 60 web site

              Click here to visit the City of Seattle web site              Click here to visit the Associated Recreation Council (ARC) web site 

Looking to be a vendor?
Click here for the application. They will be accepted until June 6, 2014.

Contact Information

  • Event Information: Pam Banks - (206) 684 - 7096
  • Sponsorships/Partnerships: Joseph DiChiaro – (206) 727 – 8792
  • Vendor Relations: Tim Pretare - (206) 310 - 6834

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Building Your Healthy Tomorrow TODAY! 

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Update April 3, 2014

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