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Family Guide To The Seattle Aquarium

Located at Pier 59 in downtown Seattle, the Seattle Aquarium is the home of thousands of marine animals and features special educational events year-round. From Sea Otter Awareness Weekend to the Diving Santa and from Halloween to the Winter Fishtival, there’s an event to delight every member of the family.

06/19/2015

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Zigzig The Otter Moves To Seattle

A river otter born at the Oregon Zoo will be moving next week to the Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle.

CBS Seattle–03/12/2015

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Octopus Tries To Escape Tank At Seattle Aquarium

Video posted online earlier this week shows an octopus allegedly trying to escape its tank inside the Seattle Aquarium.

CBS Seattle–03/05/2015

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1, 2, 3 Octopuses: Divers Conduct Underwater Census

To check on the health of the giant Pacific octopus population in Puget Sound, an unusual census takes place every year. Volunteer divers, enlisted by the Seattle Aquarium, take to Washington’s inland waters to look for their eight-tentacle neighbors.

CBS Seattle–02/05/2015

A child views the dinosaur exhibit at the Pacific Science Center. (Credit, Karen Ulvestad)

Best Places To Go With Your Family For The Weekend In Seattle

Seattle is a great place to spend the weekend with the family. It is filled with opportunities to explore historic Seattle, enjoy a fabulous lunch or dinner and learn new information through play.

10/25/2014

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Best Day Trips For Under $100 In The Seattle Area

Nestled between the Cascade Mountains to the east and Puget Sound on the west, the Seattle area is filled with opportunities for day trips under $100.

CBS Seattle–06/28/2013

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Best Mid-Winter Break Activities for Kids in Seattle

President’s Day weekend can be long in the Puget Sound area, but not if you have friends, snacks and activities! Grab your coat and your kids and plan some play dates! Keep away the mid-winter break blues!

02/04/2013

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9th Annual Restaurant After Hours to be Held February 6

Restaurant After Hours has become one of the favorite events of the year! Presented by the Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce, you’ll get to sample from 30 of Seattle’s finest restaurants under one roof!

01/25/2013

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Guide to Winter Break Activities for Kids in Puget Sound Region

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!

12/09/2012

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Best Weekend Activities in Seattle October 26 – 28

Pumpkins, trick-or-treat, fall festivals and more are around the Sound this weekend, so pack up the kids and get a jump on your Halloween celebration!

10/23/2012

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