Best Family-Friendly St. Patrick's Day Events In SeattleBelieve it or not, there is more to St. Patrick’s Day than drinking green beer. Seattle does St. Patrick’s Day right with fun runs, a grand parade, an Irish heritage festival and lots of children’s activities. And the best part is, you don’t have to be Irish to enjoy them. Here are five of the best events happening this year. Just be sure to wear green. You wouldn’t want to be pinched.
Best Ways To Celebrate George And Abe On President's DayFebruary 12 is Abraham Lincoln's birthday, and February 22 is George Washington's. According to History.com, Americans have been recognizing our first president's birthday since the 1800s, but President's Day didn't officially come around until the 1960s and 70s. Here are some fun ways for you and your family to celebrate two of our most admired presidents.
Homeward Pet Adoption Center Celebrates 23 YearsFebruary 2013 marks the 23rd Anniversary of Homeward Pet! And on Saturday, February 23, you are invited to a special Anniversary Adoption Event. All adoptions will be just $23. Help set a record and send loving animals home with wonderful forever families!
Best Kwanzaa Celebrations In Puget Sound RegionKwanzaa, a family celebration started in the 1960s, was created to introduce and reinforce seven basic values of African culture which contribute to building and reinforcing family, community and culture among African American people as well as Africans throughout the world African community. Here are some Kwanzaa celebrations and observances you can attend in the Puget Sound area.
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 Center, 50 Years LaterFifty years after the World's Fair inserted the Space Needle into Seattle's skyline, the city is celebrating that anniversary by offering an array of new things to see and do at Seattle Center: from a zip line to a new art glass museum.
Best Arbor Day Observances Around the SoundThe first Arbor Day was held in Nebraska in 1872, and nearly one million trees were planted that day. We celebrate Arbor Day by planting trees, volunteering to clean up outside, and celebrating our lush Northwest Landscape. Here are some of our favorite Arbor Day events....