Guide to Washington's Cranberry CoastWashington state's "Cranberry Coast" is filled with cranberry bogs (some provide berries to the Ocean Spray juice company), a Cranberry Museum and Cranberry Festivals. October is harvesting month, and it's well worth a trip to see, taste and learn about one of our state's oldest crops!
Guide to Celebrating Northwest Mushrooms Hunting, picking, and eating mushrooms! A delicious delicacy that grows right here in the Northwest. Here are some of our favorite ways to celebrate the mushroom!
Best Road Trips in Puget Sound August 24 - 26Ready to relax and get away for the weekend? A road trip to fly a kite, sip some wine, taste roasted garlic, shop for art, watch an airplane, listen to music or enjoy a country fair might just do the trick! See what's happening in Washington state!
Best Weekend Road Trips in WA July 27 - 29If you're ready for a getaway, you don't need to go far from Seattle. From fairs and rodeos to sand sculpting, jazz and blueberries, there's a celebration in WA with your name on it!
Best Summer Rodeos in Puget SoundBronc busting, bull riding, barrel racing and more are all part of the excitement of the rodeo! Pull on your boots, grab your cowboy hat and hit the dusty trail for one of these WA rodeos!
Best Fourth of July Road Trips in WA Whether it's an old fashioned, historic Fourth of July in Vancouver, a kids' celebration in Leavenworth, or fireworks over the water in Port Angeles and Long Beach, there's a little something for everyone this year in WA on Independence Day!
Guide to the 31st Annual NW Garlic FestivalAbandon your mouthwash for a weekend and head for the WA coast. Saturday and Sunday, June 16 and 17, it's time to try chocolate covered garlic, garlic jam and garlic cheese. This is a great FREE family event. You'll be healthier and happier for it. Remember, it is chic to reek (of GARLIC that is)!
Guide to Clam Digging in WA The Pacific razor clam (Siliqua patula) lives in abundance on the shoreline between California and Alaska. Washington's Pacific razor clam digging season is just getting underway in 2012. It's a popular family activity that delivers some delicious results!
Best Road Trips in WA February 3 - 5Ready to hit the road this weekend? Washington's best events include the beach for an Asian New Year Kite Festival, Mardi Gras celebrations, and a film festival.
Best Road Trips This Weekend January 20 - 22Give back this weekend by cleaning up a beach. Or celebrate nature at the eagle festival. Take in a cultural wine gala, or find the perfect motor home and gear for your favorite sportsman. Get out on the road - there's something happening in WA for you to enjoy!
New Year's Eve Weekend Road Trip AdventuresWanting to get away for the last weekend of 2011? For a short drive, you can watch fireworks over the Pacific Ocean, ski at night, or dance the night away on New Year's Eve!