In the Northwest, the holidays are celebrated on land and sea! Head out of town for the weekend and visit the Bavarian town of Leavenworth, the historic port towns of Port Townsend, Westport or Ilwaco, or the Scandanavian themed Poulsbo for a magical weekend with the family.
The holidays are officially here! See and do lots of fun and exciting things in Seattle, Bellevue and Tacoma this weekend. There’s fun for the whole family!
Can’t get to Pullman for the Apple Cup, 2012? Not to worry. Lots of places in Puget Sound are opening their doors and offering food and drink specials so you can come cheer on the Dawgs or the Cougs on Black Friday!
Whether you’re shopping online or at the store, you’ll have to hurry to finish your Thanksgiving meal to get a jump on your holiday shopping! Some retailers are opting to open even earlier than in years past, and others are sticking to tradition.
World AIDS Day has been observed every year on December 1 since 1987. Between 2011 and 2015 the theme is “Getting to Zero”, according to the World Health Organization. It’s a time to raise awareness, support our communities and push towards greater access to treatment for all. Here’s what’s happening in Puget Sound.
On Friday, December 7, come to Seattle for “SMooCH”! Brad (Stone Gossard, Shawn Smith), the Chris Friel Orchestra with special guests Pete Droge and Carrie Akre, Stag, The Young Evils, The Sangster Family Band and Rachel Flotard will all donate performances to raise funds for Seattle Children’s at an evening LIVE concert and auction!
It’s that time of year when the man in the red suit comes to town! Get your family together and head to one of these fun and festive holiday parades to welcome Santa to the Puget Sound.
Seattle’s Day After Thanksgiving Parade will include 25 inflatable floats, local middle and high school marching bands, sports teams and mascots and nearly 650 costumed characters, community floats and of course, Santa!
Bail has been set at $1 million for a 22 year-old man arrested in Friday’s fatal stabbing outside a nightclub in Seattle’s Belltown area.
The Twilight Saga Marathon is headed to a movie theater near you! As Twilight fans await the last film in the series, Breaking Dawn Part 2, theaters are planning day-long marathons, playing all the movies, culminating with the newest one on Thursday, November 15.