Big fun for little ones at Redmond Toddler Group’s annual carnival! Zoom around the racetrack, compete in the cakewalk, fish for prizes and much more.
Saturday, March 19, 9 a.m.–2 p.m. $5. Ages 5 and younger. Evergreen Junior High School, 6900 208th Ave. N.E., Redmond. redmondtoddler.org
Teatro ZinZanni finally brings one for the kiddos! Arrive early for a pre-show carnival and snack, then settle in for the circus hijinks of Zirkus Fantazmo. (Don Darryl Rivera, one of Seattle Children’s Theatre’s best comic actors, is a member of the cast.)
March 5–May 1: Select Saturdays and Sundays, 1 p.m. Ages 5 and older. $28–$40. Teatro ZinZanni, zinzanni.org
The Children’s Museum of Tacoma celebrates a quarter-century birthday this month! Admission is just 25 cents — yes! — and that’ll get you a day of birthday crafts and bubble parades!
Friday, March 25, 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Admission 25 cents. 936 Broadway, Tacoma. childrensmuseumoftacoma.org
Comedy/varietè blowout Moisture Festival is back with jugglers, aerialists, local vaudeville performers and the “tall, dark and handsome” Godfrey Daniels. Shows are at locations around town, including Hale’s Palladium in Fremont.
March 17–April 10: Wednesday–Friday 7:30 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays 3 p.m., 7:30 p.m. All ages. $10–$20. moisturefestival.org
Easy being green
Watch zoo critters play with green enrichment toys today in a slightly early St. Patrick’s Day celebration. The zoo’s enrichment program helps keep animals happy and healthy by exposing them to new smells, textures and tastes.
Saturday, March 12, enrichment times vary. Free with admission. Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium, 5400 N. Pearl St., Tacoma. pdza.org