Here’s a lists of Independence Day events that might whet your patriotic whistle:
Auburn 4th of July Festival: July 4, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. at Les Gove Park, 910 9th St. SE. Free. Information: auburnwa.gov, 253-931-3043.
Eatonville community celebration: July 3, entertainment and vendors at 6 p.m. at Eatonville Elementary School, followed by fireworks show. July 4, parade at noon. Information: 360-219-5679.
Red, White and Blues Festival: July 4, Celebration Park in Federal Way, 4-10:30 p.m. Free activities and entertainment, including a fireworks show. Information: cityoffederalway.com.
Tacoma Freedom Fair: July 4, Marine Park on Tacomaâ€™s Ruston Way. Information: freedomfair.com, 253-370-4931.