Family Summer Fun at Columbia Tech Center

movieSummer is almost here and everybody is antsy to get outside. Whether you are looking to entertain your active kiddos on the cheap or enjoy a night out with your sweetheart, you’ll find the fun at Columbia Tech Center (CTC).

During the summer months, the park will host various free, family-friendly events in addition to the wonderful park amenities accessible all year long.

A printable Summer Fun Schedule can be found here: Summer Fun 2017.

Park & Boardwalk

adult kickball2_191x172This summer at CTC Park, bring the kids and explore the new bioswale and boardwalk. Then, go on a quest to see if you can find native plants and wildlife, like the state bird of Washington or even the mythic Sasquatch.

Farmers Market & Food Trucks
Take an afternoon stroll and support local vendors at the Vancouver Farmers Market. Thursdays from 3-7pm, June 1 – August 31.

For a mid-week break, grab lunch with a colleague or neighbor at one of the two weekly food trucks, Vida Flare and Esoteric BBQ. Wednesdays and Thursdays, respectively, from 11am- 2pm.6ec2248001fd31a47391c74eb121a0e4

Concerts & A Movie
Beginning July 9, CTC will host six weeks of concerts from local Vancouver artists. Let loose with Fleetwood Mac tribute band Gold Dust PDX, enjoy the saxophone sounds of Quarterflash, then get bluesy with Curtis Salgado. Sundays 6-8pm, July 9 – August 13.

For one special Friday night, join us for a movie in the park featuring Kubo and the Two Strings. Friday, July 28. Movie starts at dusk.

So, pack up your loved ones and a picnic basket and join the summer fun at CTC.

girl-918686_960_720More information:

Summer Fun Schedule 
columbiatechcenter.com/news
vancouverfarmersmarket.com
cityofvancouver.us/concerts
cityofvancouver.us/movies