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!
NW Trek Opens New Zip Line and Ropes Course! There's a new zip line adventure and challenge course through the trees in Western Washington!
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.
Stretch and Do Yoga for a Good CauseLift your arms and stretch for the sky at Yoga for Hope, a 90-minute outdoor yoga class to benefit cancer research programs at City of Hope, one of the nation’s leading research, treatment and education centers for cancer and other life-threatening diseases, on Saturday, July 14 at Seattle Center.
Guide to Seafair's 42nd Annual Denny's Seafair Milk Carton Derby Boats made of milk cartons that float? With people aboard! Aye, aye! It's the 42nd annual Seafair Milk Carton Derby at Green Lake on July 14. Still thinking about entering a boat? Registration is open until 11:59pm on July 12!
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!
Former Seahawks Promote Sleep Apnea AwarenessTwo former Seattle Seahawks are joining a national campaign to “Tackling Sleep Apnea"! They are inviting you to come to a special event at CenturyLink Field on July 14
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!
Best Bastille Day Celebrations Around the SoundBastille Day is a French national holiday, but we in the Pacific Northwest like to celebrate, too! What a great day to enjoy food, chocolate, wine, French culture and much more! Here are some of our favorite Bastille Day celebrations.
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!