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Best Road Trips in WA August 3 – 5

Ready to head out of town on a road trip adventure? No need to venture too far from Seattle! Art festivals, blueberries, carnivals and fairs are just some of the fun activities you’ll find in Washington this weekend.

08/01/2012

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Best Puget Sound Summer Wine and Beer Festivals

Washington is ‘on the map’ for wine and craft beer connoisseurs! Since we’ve got local wineries and breweries in our own back yard, why not celebrate them? Here are some of our favorite Puget Sound summer wine and beer festivals!

07/11/2012

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Best Weekend Road Trips in WA June 22 – 24

From Blues and Brews to garden tours, car and art shows and a motorcycle rally, there are plenty of reasons to hit the road and see what the rest of WA has to offer!

06/19/2012

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Best Old Fashioned Ice Cream Parlors in WA

If you’re taking a road trip this summer, it’s never a bad idea to stop for ice cream. And why not take the kids on a trip down memory lane by swinging into an old-fashioned ice cream parlor? Many of these establishments not only serve up sundaes and floats, but they also have local, organic ingredients, homemade treats and wifi! Here are some of our favorites.

06/07/2012

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Best Flag Day and Army Birthday Celebrations in WA

June 14 is a special day in America – it’s Flag Day, commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777. A day to fly your American flag proudly. And it’s the US Army’s birthday – 237 years ago the Continental Army was formed, beginning a rich heritage of successfully defending this great country. See the WA state celebrations for the US Army and Old Glory!

06/05/2012

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Guide to Local Summer Jazz Festivals

Summertime… and the livin’ is easy. Jazz and summer just seem to go together! Make plans to head to one of these WA jazz festivals for good music, food and fun!

05/19/2012

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Last Call? Seattle Awaits State’s Vote to Extend Bar Hours

Following objections from other cities, Seattle will have to wait a month to know if its efforts to extend bar hours beyond 2 a.m. can go forward.

04/30/2012

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Dump Truck Hits Moving Soybean Train, Driver Flees

A Burlington Northern Santa Fe spokesman says a dump truck hit a moving freight train headed to Seattle and filled with soybeans, punching a hole in one of the cars.

03/23/2012

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Disney Moving Alaska Cruise Operations Out Of Seattle

Disney announced Tuesday that the 1,754-passenger Disney Wonder will be moving its hub out of Seattle and sail to Alaska from Vancouver starting on May 27, 2013.

CBS Seattle–01/24/2012

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WA Weekend Adventures December 9 – 11

Want to get out of the city this weekend? From a lighted boat parade in LaConner, to Leavenworth’s Bavarian charm, to a celebration of Victorian Christmases, there are lots of fun adventures within a short drive of Seattle.

12/06/2011

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