Celebrate Jimi Hendrix's 70th at EMP Museum Seattle's legendary rock hero, Jimi Hendrix, would be 70 years old this week. On Tuesday, November 27, Jimi's birthday, you are invited to the EMP Museum's Sky Church for a FREE celebration with interactive exhibits, and even an original Jimi Hendrix guitar!
Best Donut Shops in Seattle Coffee and a doughnut? Sometimes that's just what hits the spot. And lucky for us, the Seattle area is filled with locally owned, gourmet doughnut shops that are getting some national attention.
Best Free Family Activities in Seattle September 8 - 9 Help the Seattle Center celebrate its 50th birthday, enjoy organic produce and gardening at the Urban Farm Festival, pick apples and squeeze your own cider, and learn more about Japanese Culture! There are some great free activities for you and your kids in Puget Sound this weekend!
Local Baker Making a Name in Hollywood Jenny Keller, a Lake Stevens wife and mother of two, has loved baking since she was a preschooler. Her "ruffle cakes", cookies, cake pops and other treats are well received here in Washington, but these days she's making a name for herself in Hollywood circles. Featured in this week's People Magazine, jenny cookies helped celebrate a fabulous birthday!
Best Flag Day and Army Birthday Celebrations in WAJune 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!
Best of This Weekend in Puget Sound May 18 - 20Puget Sound is hopping this weekend with festivals celebrating cheese, Chinese culture and arts and crafts. Plus, the Seattle International Film Festival kicks off, and it's Armed Services Day. There's plenty to do in the Seattle area May 18 - 20. Don't miss out.
PNB Celebrates Bach's Birthday With Discounts to New WorksJ.S. Bach was born on March 21, 1685. In honor of his 327th year, and the fact that two of the three pieces on NEW WORKS use his music, Seattle's Northwest Pacific Ballet is offering 20% off tickets for this weekend.
Ivar's Celebrates 107 Years With Special DealsThe "flounder" of Seattle's Ivar's restaurants, Ivar Haglund, would be 107 today. Come celebrate at any Ivar's location today with special entreé prices, free cupcakes, and a chance for you to win "107 clams" just for singing Happy Birthday!
Best Dr. Seuss Birthday Celebrations Around the SoundDr. Seuss, born on March 2, 1904 in Springfield Massachusetts, is an American Icon. He'd be 108 this year. His stories, however, are timeless. Get your kids and head out to one of these fun Dr. Seuss parties, just in time for his new movie to be released!
Best Carrot Cake in Puget SoundIn honor of National Carrot Cake Day, we thought we'd go looking for the most delicious carrot cakes in Puget Sound. Not only did we find locally owned bakeries who make their delicious cakes from scratch, we found a 100% gluten free bakery whose carrot cake ranks right up there with all the rest!
Guide to Tween Birthday Party IdeasIt can sometimes be a challenge to think of party ideas for your tween or teen. The good news is, Puget Sound has some great venues for the gamers, athletes, girly girls and wanna-be drivers in your house!