Best Halloween Costume Shops for the Budget Saturday, October 13 is National Costume Swap Day for kids! There are some local places helping you donate your 'old' costumes and find 'new' ones! Plus great vintage shops with swaps for moms and dads, too!
Guide to Fall Seafood and Oyster Festivals in Puget SoundOysters are ripe for the picking in Puget Sound during fall. Shucking, slurping, cooking and savoring these mollusks is what we in Seattle know how to do! Here are some great oyster and seafood festivals!
Guide to National Fire Prevention Awareness Week “Have Two Ways Out!”, this year’s theme, focuses on the importance of fire escape planning and practice. Here are some local events that can help you and your family stay safe in case of fire.
Guide to Wine Events in October It's fall in Woodinville... time for the grapes to be harvested, the annual crush, dinner parties, chef demonstrations and more. Sip your way through the lovely wine country in Western Washington. Here are some of our favorite October events.
Shop Designer Labels on a Budget and Help a Local CharityIt's the 10th Annual YWCA Closet Treasures Sale! A fundraising event for Dress for Success. You're invited to shop for new and gently worn designer and name brand merchandise and significantly reduced prices! Plus, you'll be empowering women through this worthy charity.
Guide to Crush Events at Washington Wineries Fall weather means its time to harvest the grapes in Washington state. Bringing them in, and crushing them to start a new fermentation process is often called "Crush". And with crush, comes a time to celebrate! Here are some great wine events to check out!
Guide to Seattle Fall Family Walks Seattle's Feet First is a non-profit agency advocating healthy living through walking, and exploring your community and natural environment. Joined with InMotion, Feet First is offering three guided community walks in West Seattle. Come out, bring the kids, and Neighborhood Walking Ambassadors as you learn more about the world around you by foot!
First Ever Eastside Women's Show Comes to BellevueGrab your mom, your sisters and your girlfriends. It's the first ever Eastside Women's Show, taking place on Saturday, October 13. A spectacular event filled with shopping, women’s health and fitness, as well as socializing and networking opportunities for local businesses.
Guide to Puget Sound Breast Cancer Events in October 2012From walking a 5K to getting a spa treatment, the month of October has lots of activities for you when it comes to joining the fight against breast cancer. Here are some of our favorites.
Seattle Opera's Fidelio Opens October 13The Seattle Opera is proud to announce their upcoming performance of Beethoven’s only opera: Fidelio, the story of a devoted wife who rescues her husband, unjustly imprisoned for his political beliefs. Catch a free public preview, and then head to McCaw Hall for the entire performance.
Guide to Apple Festivals in WA From learning about apple trees, to picking apples and pressing cider, there are lots of fun family activities this fall celebrating Washington's most famous fruit!