Best Seattle Summer Parades Everyone loves a parade! That must be why there are so many along the streets of Puget Sound this summer! Find a spot, wave a flag and cheer! Here are some of our favorites.
Guide to Seafair Community Events July 17 - 22Carnivals, food and wine, art and entertainment... Seafair brings Seattle communities together all summer long! Here are some of the festivals and fun happening in your neighborhood!
Guide to Snohomish Kla Ha Ya Days FestivalCome for some good old-fashioned summer time fun for the whole family at the 99th annual Kla Ha Ya Days July 18 - 22 in Snohomish!
Opinion: Celebrate The 4th Of JulyAmericans should want to celebrate the 4th of July and at least give some sign of wanting the celebrations that have been cut from municipalities’ budgets.
Guide to Redmond Derby Days 2012It's the 72nd annual Redmond Derby Days! A community celebration that includes bicycle racing, a fun run, carnival, kids activities, parade and fireworks! July 13 - 15, 2012
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 Independence Day Parades Around the SoundA grand parade sets the tone for America's Birthday, followed by fun and fireworks, of course! Head out on Independence Day to catch one of these community parades!
Best of Seafair's Torchlight Parade World famous rockstar Duff McKagan (pictured) has been named Grand Marshal of the 2012 Alaska Airlines Seafair Torchlight Parade, and Reserved Bleacher Seating Tickets are on sale NOW!
Seattle's 2012 Pride Festival and Parade GuideWhen the Pacific Northwest does pride, it does it up right, and that's never truer than when the Seattle Pride Festival and the Seattle Pride Parade take over the entire month.
Best Flag Day and Army Birthday Celebrations in WAJune 14 is a special day in America - it's Flag Day, commemorating the adoption of the United States flag in 1777. A day to fly your American flag proudly. And it's the US Army's birthday - 237 years ago the Continental Army was formed, beginning a rich heritage of successfully defending this great country. See the WA state celebrations for the US Army and Old Glory!
Best Weekend Road Trips in WA June 8 - 10Strawberries, Prospectors, the Wenatchee River and Flag Day.... all reasons for a weekend filled with festivals and celebrations! Hop in the car and head out of Seattle to catch one or more of these great events.
Best Weekend Road Trips in WA June 1 - 3Ready to go fly a kite in Ocean Shores? Put on a kilt at the Bellingham Highland Games? Whoop and holler at a rodeo in Rosalia? There's a whole lot of fun happening in WA this weekend. Take the kids out of town and have a great time!
Guide to Fremont Festival and Other Summer Solstice CelebrationsIt's the 41st annual Fremont Fair, celebrating all the fun and funkiness of the Summer Solstice! Join in over Father's Day weekend, and don't for get the Solstice Trail Run, Skandia Midsommarfest, Orcas Island Solstice Celebration or Astrological Reading to fill your month of June with activities!
Best May Nordic Celebrations in Puget SoundThis Thursday, May 17, is Syttende Mai - Norwegian Constitution Day! Puget Sound will come alive with music, food, dancing, kids' activities and the biggest parade this side of Norway! Then it's Viking Fest in Poulsbo all weekend long! Get ready to celebrate!
Best Weekend Getaways in WA May 11 - 13Thinking about taking Mom out for the weekend? Washington's Apple Blossom Festival, Leavenworth's Mai Fest, the Brews & Blues Festival, '49er Days and more will keep Mom and the family occupied with great activities!