Chocolate and apples, Oktoberfest and the best of Italy, wooden boats and Washington history…. that’s what this weekend is made of! Take a look and make your plans!
Whether you live in the Northwest, or are planning a visit, if you’re a fan of E L James’ Fifty Shades of Grey series, you might want to check out these places where Christian and Ana shared some steamy scenes.
This Wednesday and Thursday, August 8 and 9, it’s the NW Distillery and Cocktail Festival at Sodo Park. The Northwest Distillery and Cocktail Festival presents the largest gathering of distillers, cocktail enthusiasts and mixologists in the state of Washington. You’ll find the finest in artisanal spirits and craft bartending in the NW region.
The Northwest has the ideal climate for growing lavender. This versatile, sweet smelling herb can be used for flower arrangements, cooking, perfumes, oils, and teas. It is a hardy NW plant that comes in many varieties and attracts butterflies to the garden. Hop in the car and celebrate lavender at one of these long standing festivals!
The Northwest Women’s Show is coming once again to Seattle. Shopping, wine tasting, fashion shows, seminars and more – all with the NW woman in mind.
The Seattle Golf & Travel Show is the largest consumer golf show on the west coast with over 200 exhibitors, manufacturer’s representatives and demonstrators. It will be at the CenturyLink Field Event Center from Friday, February 10 through Sunday, February 12.
SeaTac Airport is honored for its on-time performance on the same day the airport is announcing a new music initiative, bringing the best of the NW artists and bands into the airport. No more elevator music in Seattle! You’ll be entertained by Quincy Jones, Heart, Nirvana and more!
The list of the 2012 Travelers’ Choice awards has been revealed. And among this 10th annual award group are the top 10 hotels in the US as rated by TripAdvisor. Three of the Top 10 are in the Pacific Northwest. And, by the way, so is number 11! Take a look at the four boutique properties the Pacific Northwest raves about.
There are special things to see and do during the last week of 2011 at Seattle area zoos and wildlife parks. Put on your parka and head outside on an animal adventure!