Friday — May 6
MayFest Enjoy the beauty of the gardens in bloom and displays, exhibits and activities in the Wagner House. 10 a.m. Friday-May 6. Lakewold Gardens, 12317 Gravelly Lake Drive SW, Lakewood. $9; $7 students, seniors, & military; 12 and younger free. 253-584-4106, lakewoldgardens.org.
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PenMet Open Mic for Teen Artists 7 p.m. Friday. Rosedale Community Hall, 8205 86th Ave. NW, Gig Harbor. Free.
University of Puget Sound Jazz Orchestra 7:30 p.m. Friday, University of Puget Sound Schneebeck Concert Hall, 1500 N. Warner St., Tacoma. Free. tickets.pugetsound.edu.
Family walk Explore Tacoma Parks during naturalist-led family walks. 10-11 a.m. Saturday. Wapato Hills Park, 6231 S.Wapato St. Tacoma. Free, registration requested. 253-591-6439, tacomanaturecenter.org.
Tacoma bike swap A kickoff event for Bike Month features new and used bicycles to buy, sell or trade, along with accessories such as helmets, trailers and riding gear. 10 a.m. Saturday. University of Puget Sound — Thompson Hall, North 14th Street and Union Avenue, Tacoma. Free 235-591-5172.