Guide to Armed Forces Day Events in Puget SoundIn 1949, Armed Forces Day began in the US. President Harry Truman declared it a day to praise the work of the military services at home and overseas. On Saturday, May 19, you and your family have a chance to attend one of these events in Puget Sound and salute our military men and women.
Guide to Opening Day of Boating in Seattle Ahoy there! The Opening Day of Boating Season kicks off on Saturday, May 5 in Seattle. Come see the parade of boats and University of Washington crew racing at the biggest regional celebration of water, boats and springtime in the US!
Guide to 2012 Daffodil Festival The Daffodil Festival will be celebrating it's 79th year during the 2012 festival season. From the parades to the Daffodil Classic Bike Ride and Daffodil Marine Parade, there's lots of fun activities for the family in the South Sound.
Best April Fools' Weekend Fun in Puget SoundWhy not get a little goofy one day of the year? Head to Woodinville for an all day celebration and All Fools' Day Parade, take the kids to the Children's Museum Seattle for silly fun. Or put on your running shoes and do the Run Like a Fool 5K this weekend.
Best of This Weekend Around the Sound March 16 - 18Irish eyes are smiling this weekend with plenty of St. Patrick's Day Events, as well as fun for those who enjoy antiques and collectibles. Your pot of gold is waiting for you!
St. Patrick's Day Celebrations Around WA You don't have to find the rainbow's end to enjoy a St. Patrick's Day celebration. Just a wee drive from Seattle will do!
Best Spring Charity Walks and Runs in Puget SoundWant to get outside this Spring and do some good for yourself and the community? Choose one of these charitable runs or walks to benefit kids, beat cancer, and help the homeless. One fun run even offers geocaching!
Mardi Gras Celebrations Around WA Feb 18 - 25Headed out of town during Fat Tuesday celebrations? Here are some WA destinations with fun Carnival parties planned! Lessez le bon ton roulles!
WA Weekend Adventures December 9 - 11Want to get out of the city this weekend? From a lighted boat parade in LaConner, to Leavenworth's Bavarian charm, to a celebration of Victorian Christmases, there are lots of fun adventures within a short drive of Seattle.
Best of This Weekend in Seattle Dec 2 - 4So much happening at this most wonderful time of the year. Get ready... Get set.... Go!
Best of Seattle's Holiday ActivitiesIt's the holidays in Seattle! We know how to do it right with time honored Seattle family fun traditions and festivities! Grab the kids, and head out to one or more of these great events!
Best of Christmas Ships for the HolidaysNow in its 62nd year, the Christmas Ship tradition on Lake Union, Lake Washington and Puget Sound continues! From just after Thanksgiving until December 23, you can float along with carolers and other lighted boats and ships for an amazing Seattle area holiday adventure!
Best Holiday Parades Puget Sound has some of the best holiday parades around to help you get into the spirit of the season! Here are some of our favorites!
Best of This Weekend November 4 - 6From recognizing our American Veterans to celebrating many cultures, this weekend is a colorful mix of what makes our nation great.
Veteran's Day Events and Observances in Puget SoundThe first Veteran's Day (called Armistice Day) was proclaimed by President Woodrow Wilson in 1919. Today, like it was nearly a century ago, we remember the heroism of our service men and women and honor our Veterans. In Puget Sound, there are many celebrations and observances to attend.