Stand Up for the Cure

Stand Up for the Cure

KOMO News is partnering with Stand Up for the Cure to bring a fabulous day of paddling and fundraising to Lake Sammamish State Park. Check back here for updates on registration. $35 will buy an entire day of paddling fun, lunch, beverages and a cool pink t-shirt!

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Kids Obstacle Challenge

Kids Obstacle Challenge

Kids Obstacle Challenge is an adventure and obstacle course event series for kids ages 5-16, with 10-15 fun and challenging obstacles and lots of mud! We are the largest touring adventure and obstacle course event series for kids in the nation! And the best part is, it’s a FAMILY adventure – parents get to run with their kids for free!  We are thrilled to be returning to one of our favorite venues for the final adventure of year! With delicious berry fields, exciting new obstacles, and direct access to the beach shores, Kids Obstacle Challenge is ready to have some fun at Lake Sammamish! Sign up your eager adventurers for a 1-2 mile course at Lake Sammamish State Park! Participants can rope swing into a giant mud pit, army crawl through tough terrain, scale up rugged cargo nets, and slide into a muddy paradise. Don’t miss the chance for your kiddos to push their limits and, of course, get covered in mud! Prepare to Brave Your Adventure this summer and have some muddy family...

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Parkadilly at Lake Sammamish

Parkadilly at Lake Sammamish

Parkadilly at Lake Sammamish returns for its 2nd year on July 23, 2017 after a great kick-off year! 2,000 families and children enjoyed the lively entertainment from the stage and all the kid-focused interactive activities. Tim Noah headlines, Rhythms of India returns, Ian Dobson’s Steel Drums will perform and teach a workshop, Hoopsmiles hula hoops will also be on stage and teaching us how to hula hoop! Visit this website again soon to learn more about Parkadilly at Lake Sammamish! If you are interested in having a booth or becoming a sponsor, contact director@flssp.org Many thanks to our premier sponsor Virginia Mason: VirginiaMason.org/CloseToHomeISQ And co-sponsor Highlands Kids Dentistry:...

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AVP Beach Volleyball – Seattle Open

AVP Beach Volleyball – Seattle Open

Seattle is synonymous with coffee, but fans will get their jolt from some intense action in this tournament which will conclude the first half of the eight-event schedule. The competition on the courts will be quite a contrast to the serene setting along the shores at Lake Sammamish.  As eagles soar in the background, players will be competing knowing that in the last two years the AVP has played here, there have been three different players tallying their first ever AVP victories in Seattle. Join us at Lake Sammamish State Park- 2000 NW Sammamish Rd., Issaquah, WA 98027 Super opportunity to volunteer! Contact director@flssp.org or go directly to the volunteer site at: http://avp.com/volunteer-registration/ Volunteers must be 12 years old or older. General Admission is free! All fans attending (General Admission or VIP) will be required to have a Discovery Pass in order to gain access to Lake Sammamish and the tournament.  Purchase your Discovery Pass here. Funds from purchased Discovery Passes go to the state of Washington and their efforts to keep the state’s wonderful outdoor recreation sites open and accessible to the...

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National Get Outdoors Day/Outdoor Expo

National Get Outdoors Day/Outdoor Expo

Lake Sammamish State Park will be hosting this nationwide event. Teaming with State Parks and the State Parks Foundation, Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park promises a day full of entertainment, classes on outdoor adventures and more! Check back for more info all the time! June 10 is a State Parks Free Day – no Discover Pass is required! The public is invited to enjoy this free GO Expo event featuring a wide range of activities and classes ranging from basic kayaking to how to prepare for hiking in wilderness or RV camping. Activities include outdoor gear giveaways, camp food tastings, geocaching adventures, trip-planning guidance and how to be an environmental champion for the outdoors. Visitors can fuel up by visiting the food trucks and beer garden while enjoying live music. The Outdoor Expo will also feature displays offered by natural resource agencies, as well as nonprofit organizations and local businesses that provide outdoor products and...

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