June 14 Marks the 30th Anniversary of Super Saturday at The Evergreen State College

May 27, 2008

(Olympia, WA) Washington's largest one day festival, Super Saturday promises live music and entertainment on four stages, more than 100 arts and crafts booths, native arts and entertainment, community groups, Kid's Country and the Greener Oasis wine and beer garden.

The event is free and open to the public. Super Saturday runs from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, June 14. This year’s event will feature more than 40 new arts and crafts booths.

Super Saturday performances cover genres from African Marimba to Celtic to folk to children’s' music and classic rock, and include bands such as Mukana Marimba, Fiddlehead, Adrian Xavier, The Tanglefoot Cloggers, Samara Dancers and Legend Heart.

Sponsors for Super Saturday 2008 include The Pacific Northwest Mushroom Festival June 28th and 29th in Lacey, KFMY 97.7 FM-The Eagle, Mixx96 96.1 FM KXXO, The Olympian, Toyota of Olympia, Puget Sound Energy, Squaxin Island Tribe Tourism Department, American Family Insurance of Tumwater, and Tumwater Costco.

Getting to Super Saturday

Parking is free for the event and Intercity Transit is also running a shuttle service to the Super Saturday festival. Direct round-trip service runs every 15 minutes between 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. from the park and ride shuttle location at the Department of Licensing, 405 Black Lake Boulevard at 4th Avenue on June 14, 2008. Travel is also available every 15 minutes between 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Intercity transit Route 41, departing downtown Olympia from the Olympia Transit Center at State and Washington Street on June 14, 2008. More information on commuting options is available at www.intercitytransit.com.

Visit http://www.evergreen.edu/tour/gethere.htm for a map of the campus and directions to The Evergreen State College.