MLK Jr Day Observations and Events in Seattle The Seattle area is host to some of the country's biggest celebrations of the life and legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. Plan to give back and do something good for your community, attend a celebration service, or take part in the MLK Jr. Day march and rally. Here are some of our favorite observances.
Best of This Weekend in Seattle January 11 - 13Be a part of the World's Largest Snowball Fight at Seattle Center, show your Seahawks pride at Woodland Park Zoo, or lace up your skates for one last glide across the rink in Bellevue this weekend.
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.
Guide to Election Night Parties in SeattleRegardless of your party or voting preferences, Seattleites are ready to celebrate come Election Day! Be sure to mail in your ballot, and then mark your calendar for a great party on Tuesday, November 6.
Longshore Union Sues Over Seattle Arena Plan The Superior Court lawsuit contends that Seattle and King County, working with investor Chris Hansen, have approved an agreement to build the arena in an industrial area south of downtown without first completing a required environmental review.
Best Pumpkin U-Pick Places in Puget SoundIt's time for fall leaves, apple cider, Halloween parties and pumpkins! Load up the kids, and head out to one of these local farms that have pumpkins, activities and lots of fall fun!
Guide to Seattle Restaurant Week in OctoberSeattle’s largest dining celebration is returning to Seattle October 14 - 18, and 21 - 25!
Best Western Washington Wine Events in AugustWhether it's a summer barbeque, a patio party, a wine walk, or painting and sipping, there are lots of ways to celebrate the end of summer in Woodinville wine country.
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!
Seattle's Basketball Hopes Sit with Chris Hansen Chris Hansen has plenty of things he could be doing instead of standing before politicians to explain his plan for a half-billion dollar arena that could someday see the NBA return to Seattle.
McCrory and Boudia Cruise to Olympic Diving Berths It was no contest for Nick McCrory and David Boudia. The duo carried a 114.84-point lead into the 10-meter platform synchronized diving final and won it easily, earning spots on the Olympic team at the U.S. trials on Thursday night at Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way.