WELCOME TO BALLARD
Pets are an important part of the family and Verity is here to help you save for their long-term care. Open a Ready Money account, credit card, or savings account with a monthly direct transfer, with the purpose of saving for your pet's care, and we'll give you $50! Plus, we'll donate $50 to Dog Gone Seattle on your behalf, and you'll receive pet goodies from All the Best Pet Care. Reach out to us in Ballard and we'll get you all set up. Read More
Through December 2019, Verity staff completed
3,535 community engagement hours
- Volunteer hours: 2,839
- Non-volunteer hours: 696
Ask Our Coach - Ballard
Have personal finance questions? Get answers from Verity's own financial coach, Charnell Morud. No need to sign up—just stop by for an informal discussion. First come, first served.
When: Tuesday, February 4 | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Ballard's Verity branch, 5711 24th Ave NW
Free National Parks Day
In honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, all national parks will be free to enter and enjoy on Monday, January 20th.
When: Various dates in 2020
Free Entry to State Parks
All state parks in Washington will be free to enter on January 20th in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Visit parks.state.wa.us for a full list of parks, which you can sort by region.
When: Various dates in 2020
Movin' Around the World
Experience the cultures of the world at Movin' Around the World: Winter, presented by Northwest Folklife and Seattle Center. This weeklong event includes family-friendly music and dance, plus a variety of performances and hands-on activities each day.
When: February 15 - 21, 2020
Children's Film Festival Seattle
Each year, Northwest Film Forum selects international children's films from dozens of countries to share at Children's Film Festival Seattle. In addition to film screenings, there are live performances, educational workshops and more for the next generation of movie lovers.
When: February 27 - March 8, 2020
Enjoy two days of the best food and wine Washington state has to offer. On March 21st and 22nd, taste samples from hundreds of wineries and dozens of restaurants. Visit tastewashington.org to learn more.
When: Saturday, March 21 and Sunday, March 22
Where: CenturyLink Event Center
Ballard Night Out
Join artists, musicians, neighborhood businesses and more to celebrate arts and culture the third Thursday of every month, year round. Visit ballardnightout.com for the list of artists and venues each month.
When: Third Thursdays | 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Ballard Farmers Market
The Ballard Farmers Market is held year-round in the heart of downtown Ballard. You'll find over 100 vendors selling delicious produce, flowers, crafts, baked goods, and more.
When: Sundays | 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Where: Ballard, 22nd Ave NW and Ballard Ave NW - See Map
Free Museum Day
Many museums in the Seattle area offer free entry on the first Thursday of each month including the Museum of History and Industry (MOHAI) and the Seattle Art Museum.
When: First Thursday of every month