Kwanzaa, a family celebration started in the 1960s, was created to introduce and reinforce seven basic values of African culture which contribute to building and reinforcing family, community and culture among African American people as well as Africans throughout the world African community. Here are some Kwanzaa celebrations and observances you can attend in the Puget Sound area.
Need some fun ideas for Winter Break this year? If the kids get a little stir crazy, bundle up and head out to one of these Puget Sound area locations. Special hours, themes and fun as your kids learn, sing, and get out their wiggles!
From a film festival, to a fancy ball to the “12 Beers of the Apocalypse”, there are lots of ways to celebrate the end of the Mayan calendar, December 21, 2012. Even though experts are saying there will be no apocalypse, there are several “end of the world” celebrations to choose from!
Just in time for Christmas, Seattle-based Amazon is launching a subscription service for children’s games, videos and books aimed at getting more kids to use its Kindle Fire tablet devices.
Part of Christmas in the Northwest is the beauty of lighted ships and boats on the local lakes and in Puget Sound. Join in the fun and merriment of the holidays and take a ride on one of these evening cruises!
Gather your friends and family around an elegant table on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day for a lovely and relaxing meal. Many prix fixe dinners are available at some of Puget Sound’s most desired restaurants.
Cookies, lights, Santa, shopping and celebrating… all fun activities that you can do this weekend in Seattle. Here are some of our favorites.
Don’t let the stress of the holidays mean you can’t sit and enjoy a festive Hanukkah meal with family and friends. Here are some great Seattle area shops who can help you with everything from latkes to dessert!
Ten same-sex couples were selected in a lottery on Monday to receive some of the first licenses issued under the new Washington state law allowing gay marriage.
If the holidays just aren’t the same without a hot toddy, Spanish coffee or Gingerbread martini, you’ll find fun and festive holiday libations at some fantastic Seattle area lounges. Here are some of our favorites.