Registration for 2013 STP Ride Opens January 8The 200 mile ride between Seattle and Portland, Oregon is celebrating its 34th year this July! Make it part of your new year's resolution to get out and ride!
Best of This Weekend Around the Sound July 13 - 15The STP bike ride, Bastille Day, Seafair Sanctioned Festivals, Food and Wine, Redmond Derby Days, Rhubarb Days and the Mill Creek Street Fair! What should you do first this weekend?
Guide to Seafair's Community Festivals July 12 - 15There are Seafair sanctioned festivals in many Puget Sound Communities this weekend! From Kent to Queen Anne, Ballard to Mercer Island, Chinatown-International District to White Center, there are celebrations and family fun to be had! Get out and enjoy!
Best Weekend Road Trips in WA July 13 - 15Ready to get out of town this weekend? Whether it's noshing, sailing, aviation, garden touring, art festivals, or beer and wine tasting (did we mention noshing?), there's plenty to do in Washington state!
Guide to Seattle's 14th Annual DANCE This! at STGDANCE This! brings together local teen dancers and guest artists from diverse communities around the Sound (and the world). They perform cross-cultural dances, both traditionally rooted and contemporary, sharing their culture through the art of dance. They'll be performing on Friday and Saturday, July 13 and 14, at Seattle's Moore Theatre.
Guide to West Seattle Summer FestCome out to the 30th anniversary of the West Seattle Summer Fest, July 13 -15. It's a 3-day community festival with great food, live music, arts and crafts, shopping and fun for the whole family!
Guide to NW Lavender FestivalsThe Northwest has the ideal climate for growing lavender. This versatile, sweet smelling herb can be used for flower arrangements, cooking, perfumes, oils, and teas. It is a hardy NW plant that comes in many varieties and attracts butterflies to the garden. Hop in the car and celebrate lavender at one of these long standing festivals!
Best of Kent Cornucopia DaysThe nationally recognized and award-winning summer family festival is in Kent, just south of Seattle, July 12 - 15. The street fair alone is huge – over 600 vendors from around the country. Plus the largest parade in South King County!
Beach Boys Coming to Seattle You heard them at the Grammys... Now the Beach Boys are headed to Seattle! They'll be at Chateau Ste Michelle winery this summer. Tickets go on sale February 25.
Best of White Center Jubilee DaysThis Seafair sanctioned event is a five-day festival that begins with a carnival and fireworks, and ends with a giant parade - Seafair princesses and pirates, a car show, arts and crafts, food and fun.
Best of Lakefair Celebration July 13 - 17The Lakefair Festival's 2011 theme is Candyland! Held in downtown Olympia on the banks of Capitol Lake, the 5-day celebration has carnival rides, food vendors, arts and crafts, a fun run, fireworks and more!