Within two hours’ drive of Seattle, you’ll find beautiful wineries, ocean views, Mardi Gras celebrating, antique shopping and more. Bring your Valentine and head out of Seattle for a fabulous weekend in Washington state!

Antique and Collectible Show
Saturday and Sunday
February 11 and 12
Ocean Shores Convention Center
120 W Chance A La Mer Ave.
Ocean Shores, WA 98569

Over 80 vendors of fine collectibles and antiques in nearly 30,000 square feet of space. Glass repair, doll repair, and evaluations of your treasures are just part of this exciting weekend. Door prizes, contests, food and fun.

Chelan Red Wine and Chocolate
Saturday and Sunday
February 11 and 12
Chelan, WA and Mason, WA

Wine certainly is one of the most romantic things and there is no better way to celebrate the month of love than by savoring chocolates and artisan wine. Nearly 15 area wineries are
participating in this weekend event of tastings and sweet things. There is no event fee for the weekends, however, there may be tasting fees at each winery. Check the website for details.

Spokane International Auto Show
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
February 10, 11 and 12
Spokane County Fair & Expo Center
404 N Havana
Spokane, WA

The 2012 Spokane International Auto Show is the largest gathering of new cars, trucks, vans, and SUVs in the Inland Northwest! There will be 26 auto manufacturers representing Spokane’s new car dealers will be exhibiting the latest in automotive technology. Shop and compare. Come see what’s new for 2012 and beyond.

Mardi Gras Gala and Auction
Saturday, February 11
Bellwether Hotel Ballroom
1 Bellwether Way
Bellingham, WA 98225

Come for an evening of fine dining and revelry supporting the Bellingham Assistance League at the most upscale, waterfront-destination hotel in Bellingham. Tickets are $65/person. Call for reservations.

Olympic Penninsula Red Wine and Chocolate
Saturday and Sunday
February 11 and 12
11:00am – 5:00pm
Olympic Peninsula Wineries
Port Angeles, WA and Sequim, WA

The Olympic Peninsula Wineries are taking the quintessential pairing of red wine and chocolate to new heights this year, featuring a host of never imagined sweet and savory combinations during their annual Red Wine & Chocolate Tour. Come visit nearly 10 of the most exquisite wineries on the Peninsula!