Best New Year's Eve Activities for Kids and FamiliesIf you've got the little ones in tow this New Year's Eve, why not head out to a family friendly New Year's celebration? There's lots of fun to be had in Puget Sound ringing in 2013!
Guide to MOHAI Grand Opening December 29Be among the first to step inside the dazzling new MOHAI at Lake Union Park at this community-wide celebration!
Guide to Winter Break Activities for Kids in Puget Sound RegionNeed 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!
Guide to "The End of The World" Events in SeattleFrom a film festival, to a fancy ball to the "12 Beers of the Apocalypse", there are lots of ways to celebrate the end of the Mayan calendar, December 21, 2012. Even though experts are saying there will be no apocalypse, there are several "end of the world" celebrations to choose from!
Best Grown-Up New Year's Eve PartiesAll over the Puget Sound region, the celebrations are bigger and better than ever! Get ready to count down to 2013! Here are some Seattle area venues where you can party in style!
Guide to Seattle's Holiday Boat CruisesPart of Christmas in the Northwest is the beauty of lighted ships and boats on the local lakes and in Puget Sound. Join in the fun and merriment of the holidays and take a ride on one of these evening cruises!
Guide to Dining Out for Christmas in SeattleGather your friends and family around an elegant table on Christmas Eve or Christmas Day for a lovely and relaxing meal. Many prix fixe dinners are available at some of Puget Sound's most desired restaurants.
Guide to Winter Beer Festival December 7 & 8The Washington Beer Commission's 2012 Winter Beer Festival will showcase a variety of winter seasonals from 32 Washington breweries. Once again, this year's lineup will include dark malty stouts, robust winter warmers, barrel-aged gems and many more.
Nordstrom to Debut CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund Shops in 2013Recently, CDFA/Vogue Fashion Fund announced its winners for their Fashion Fund Prize! Starting in February 2013, you'll be able to shop all 10 designers from the CDFA/Vogue Fashion Fund at Seattle-based Nordstrom.
Best Places to Shop for Hanukkah DinnerDon't let the stress of the holidays mean you can't sit and enjoy a festive Hanukkah meal with family and friends. Here are some great Seattle area shops who can help you with everything from latkes to dessert!
Seattle's Hottest Winter CocktailsIf the holidays just aren't the same without a hot toddy, Spanish coffee or Gingerbread martini, you'll find fun and festive holiday libations at some fantastic Seattle area lounges. Here are some of our favorites.
Best Out of Town Holiday Events December 7 - 9Just a short drive from Seattle, there's a host of holiday happenings for the whole family! Enjoy lighted boat parades, winter ales, Dickens characters and a whole Bavarian town filled with fun!
Seattle's Best Holiday Spa TreatmentsAfter all the shopping, sight-seeing and standing in line, you are ready for some time to unwind! Let the stress of all the hustle and bustle melt away with one of these relaxing spa treatments in some of the holiday's favorite scents, like peppermint, cinnamon and brown sugar.
Best Places to Buy 'Living' Christmas TreesIf you want to celebrate a green Christmas, you might think about purchasing a "living" Christmas tree. Kept potted for the holidays, you can transition the tree to your yard (or donate it to be planted elsewhere). Here are some local places where you can find a tree and do good for the environment.
Best Western Washington Wine Events in DecemberPlan to toast the holidays with Western Washington's excellent selection of wines! Many of the tasting rooms in Woodinville and Redmond are hosting festive events and special pricing. Here are some of our favorites.