Family & Pets
Hemmed in by mountain ranges and the Puget Sound, Seattle’s botanical gardens feature native species, flora from around the world and breathtaking landscape architecture that will dazzle budding botanists and respite-seekers alike.
For families searching for affordable activities to do with their children, options abound in the Emerald city.
For celebrants in the greater Seattle area, Memorial Day events range from the Northwest Folklife Festival to a Dinner Detective Murder Mystery Show to a ceremony at the Museum of Flight. There’s something for every member of the family.
If you’re looking for the perfect areas to walk and play with your four-legged friend, Seattle’s parks are a wonderful place to start.
From the farm to the bakery and the zoo to the lake, child-friendly Easter events abound in the Seattle area.
From helping rescued animals find permanent homes to providing care for chimpanzees who have found sanctuary, there’s a volunteering venue for every animal lover in Seattle.
Hockey bars are few and far between in the Seattle area, but there are a select few that cater to the wilder, rowdier hockey fans.
Simon & Schuster author Linda Geddes explores and debunks common baby and pregnancy myths here.
This year, family-friendly St. Patrick’s Day events include a green-themed enrichment day at the zoo, an Irish Week Festival, the 30th renewal of the Seattle St. Patrick’s Day Dash, creative activities at the Children’s Museum and a St. Patrick’s Day parade.
Looking for a reputable day camp for your kids to attend over the summer break? Then be sure to check out these summer camps throughout the greater Seattle area that come highly recommended.