Seattle's annual Fremont Fair celebrates summer's arrival with naked bikers, earthy crafts, and tons of bright colors.

Mon, June 16
The United States Kicks Off Against Ghana
Seattle Sounders stars Clint Dempsey and DeAndre Yedlin lead the US Men’s National Team to the World Cup this week. A loss against Ghana could cripple their chances at getting past the group stage, so head to your local watering holes to support the red, white, and blue in this uphill battle. Fuel and the George and Dragon Pub open early each day of the Cup, and rumor has it that Atlantic Crossing is handing out freebies each U.S. game day. Various locations, free

Tues, June 17
Glenn Greenwald: Unmasking the NSA and US Surveillance
When investigative journalist and political commentator Glenn Greenwald met Edward Snowden in Hong Kong in 2013, the former NSA contractor revealed even more secrets about the goverment agency's regular spying on its civilians. Greenwald unveils the never-before-seen evidence in his book No Place to Hide, which delves into issues of ethics, politics, and the media. Town Hall, $6

Tues & Wed, June 17 & 18
Outdoor Zumba and Gentle Yoga
Grab a bottle of water, lace up your tennis shoes, and head to the Seattle Center to work up a sweat and pump out those endorphins. Each Tuesday this summer, Zumba Fitness's Bonnie Wang leads a free Zumba workout that features easy to follow dance moves set to Latin, West African, and pop music. On Wednesdays, Terri Dyer of Home Yoga and Wellness Center teaches basic Hatha Yoga, which involves fluid body motions and gentle stretches. Various locations, free

Thur, June 19
Revenge of the Band Nerds
HONK! Fest West (June 19-22), a music festival celebrating everything acoustic and mobile, hits the streets on Thursday with Revenge of the Band Nerds III, a benefit show featuring circus stunts and eccentric costumery—all backed by a booming brass section. New Orleans group Dead Musical Capital proves the music never dies, blowing its trumpets clad in Dawn of the Dead-esque face paint, while the local Chaotic Noise Marching Corps wreaks havoc with its high-energy performance. Nectar Lounge, $8

Fri–Sun, June 20–22
Fremont Fair
Ticketed admission comes to the Fremont Fair. But don’t worry Cheap Week fans; tickets are only required for the inaugural Solstice Concert Series, which headlines local hip-hop duo Blue Scholars and Idaho indie institution Built to Spill. Those who love the quintessential Seattle fair for its earthy crafts and beautified bikers will not be disappointed. Fremont Ave, free

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