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CHOMP!, King County’s local food celebration, returns to Marymoor Park with tasty food, live music, sustainable workshops, and free family activities

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CHOMP!, King County’s local food celebration, returns to Marymoor Park with tasty food, live music, sustainable workshops, and free family activities

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Blind Boys of Alabama will be the headliners for this year’s CHOMP!, King County’s daylong celebration of local food, live music, and green living workshops and other free activities, Aug. 19 at Marymoor Park in Redmond.

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CHOMP, a celebration of local food and sustainable living, August 19 at Marymoor. Eat well, live well. Free.

CHOMP!, King County’s celebration of local food and sustainable living, returns Aug. 19 to Marymoor Park in Redmond with live music from Blind Boys of Alabama, plus a full day’s worth of free, fun activities for all ages.

Activities will start at 10 a.m. and include a farmers market, local food vendors, tree climbing, NW Kung Fu lion dance, petting zoo, a fix-it fair, and scavenger hunt. Bring your gardening questions for Washington State University Master Gardener volunteers or make your own seed balls to take home. 

CHOMP summer event with people, a sign and corn stalks

The CHOMP! musical lineup this year features:

Since 2015, CHOMP! has supported King County Executive Dow Constantine’s Local Food Initiative by celebrating local farmers, chefs, and restaurants that use locally sourced food along with community organizations that promote healthy food, sustainability, and social justice.

CHOMP! is hosted by King County Parks and produced by Artist Home, which also produces the Timber! Outdoor Music Festival at King County’s Tolt-MacDonald Park and Campground in Carnation, Timbrrr! Winter Festival in Leavenworth, and Doe Bay Fest on Orcas Island. Artist Home integrates unique natural settings into the event experience while uniting music, community, and nature.

Sign up for email updates at ChompLocal.org and follow on Facebook and Twitter.


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For more information, contact:

Eleanor Lee, King County Parks, 206-477-4530

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