Mill Creek Festival and 3-on-3 Basketball

Mill Creek Festival and Star Fest 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament Heat Up July
Posted on 06/15/2018
Head outside July 14-15 for a weekend of fun and entertainment at the Mill Creek Festival and the annual Star Fest 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament.

The annual Mill Creek Festival will take place on Mill Creek Blvd between 164th St SE and 159th Pl SE from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, July 14, with beer garden hours from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. On Sunday, July 15, the festival will take place from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. with beer garden hours from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The event offers fun for the whole family. It includes three stages of live entertainment, local art booths, a children’s plaza and rides, a beer and wine garden with extended hours, commercial booths and a pet plaza. Stage performers include: Platinum Spandex; The Retros; The Davanos; and Afrodisiacs, among others.

Mill Creek Blvd will close just north of 164th Street SE to 161st Street SE near Rite Aid beginning Friday, July 13, at 8 a.m. to accommodate the street fair setup. The full festival street closure of Mill Creek Blvd between 159th Place SE and just north of 164th Street and Mill Creek Boulevard will occur on Saturday at 4:30 a.m. For more information about the event, visit www.millcreekfestival.com.

Extending the fun, youth and adults are invited to participate in the annual Mill Creek Star Fest 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament July 14-15 at the Mill Creek City Hall North parking lot. Youth who will enter grades 3-12 in the fall are included in the youth divisions, which will compete on Saturday, July 14. Adult divisions will compete on Sunday, July 15. Teams are limited to four players and each team is guaranteed a minimum of three games. Registration is required by June 30. T-shirts will be given out. Learn more at millcreektourism.com/3-on-3basketball.

Free shuttles are available for both events for those parking at Jackson High School.