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Best Road Trips in Puget Sound August 24 – 26

Ready to relax and get away for the weekend? A road trip to fly a kite, sip some wine, taste roasted garlic, shop for art, watch an airplane, listen to music or enjoy a country fair might just do the trick! See what’s happening in Washington state!

08/24/2012

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Best of This Weekend Around the Sound August 17 – 20

There’s no end of fun and entertainment around Seattle this weekend. Pack up the kids, sunscreen and snacks and head out to Viking Days, a Renaissance Faire, Community Festivals, Railroad Days, the NW Sand Festival and more!

08/15/2012

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Best Road Trips in WA August 31 – September 3

Time to fuel up the car and hit the road for one last long weekend before summer’s end. Fortunately, there’s lots of great festivals happening in Washington, so you won’t have to travel far to celebrate maritime heritage, Northwest blackberries, cowboys and rodeo or arts and crafts.

08/15/2012

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Guide to Summer on Lake Chelan

Rent a motorboat this summer, and head to Lake Chelan, a favorite spot for Seattle folks to enjoy extra warm sun and a few days of R&R.

08/14/2012

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Best Road Trips in WA August 17 – 19

Just a short road trip from Seattle, the weekend is awaiting! Filled with music, wine, art, kids’ activites, farmer’s markets, and festivals galore! Here are some of our favorites!

08/13/2012

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Best Petting Zoos in Puget Sound Region

If your kids want a short trip out of the city to see and enjoy a day at the farm, here are some of our favorite places for a family day of animals and exploring!

08/13/2012

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Best U-Pick Peaches in Washington

It’s time for those yellow, fuzzy, juicy peaches! We’ve waited all year for peach cobbler, peach ice cream and peach pie! Washington grows some of the most delectable peach varieties, too! Whether it’s at the market or in the orchard, here are places you can go to pick a pail of peaches!

08/10/2012

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Guide to Seattle’s Hempfest August 17 – 19

Seattle Hempfest started out in 1991 as a humble little gathering and has grown into one of the most sophisticated cannabis policy reform events in the world. This year, the 3-day festival will be open to the public on Friday, August 17 through Sunday, August 19 at Seattle’s Myrtle Edwards Park.

08/10/2012

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Guide to Seattle Area Spray Parks

When the weather is hot and the kids get cranky, take them to one of these FREE spray parks in Puget Sound. Pack a lunch, bring a towel and sunscreen and have a blast! Here are some of our favorites.

08/09/2012

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Best New Shops at Kent Station

Just south of Seattle, there’s an open-air marketplace that is bursting with new eateries, a new salon, and outdoor seating around a gas burning fireplace. Look what’s new at Kent Station!

08/08/2012

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