Fourth Of July Travel: What To Expect And How To PrepareWith 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.
Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party GuideThis CBS Local Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.
From Home To Car: The Ultimate Guide To Planning Your Memorial Day WeekendMemorial Day is almost upon us. The holiday marks the beginning of the summer season, and as such, it’s also the beginning of summer vacation for many.
Memorial Day Vacay: Best 3-Day Weekend Getaway SpotsFor your Memorial Day mini-vacation, check out these cities with year-round appeal, plus extra holiday happenings.
Guide to Recycling Christmas Trees in Seattle Ready to take down your Christmas tree? If it's not a flocked tree, consider recycling it! It's much better for the environment, and there are convenient ways for you to leave your tree for recycling pick up or take it to an area recycling company.
Last Minute Photo Ops With Santa in Seattle If your child still needs to visit with Santa before Christmas Day, there are some great opportunities around the Sound! Santa and his helpers will be making treks to hear the wishes of every little girl and boy! Here are some of our favorite Santa events.
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 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!
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!
Starbucks Offers Twelve Days of GiftingDuring the first 12 days of December, Seattle based Starbucks is offering a special purchase each day. Check them out at your local Starbucks or online at starbucks.com!
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.