Best Family-Friendly Museum Exhibits In SeattleThe Pacific Northwest region is rich in native art and culture, industrial and technological breakthroughs, and musical innovation. Thanks in large part to Seattle's wide variety of museums, family members of all ages can learn about the Emerald City's past - and get a glimpse of its future. From the Museum of Flight to the Experience Music Project and from the Seattle Children's Museum to the Museum of History and Industry, these are Seattle's best family-friendly museum exhibits.
Best Easter Day Events In SeattleIt wouldn't be Easter without taking some time to look around for a few hidden eggs. Here are five of the best Easter weekend ideas to do with your family in Seattle.
Best Rainy Day Activities In SeattleThe rain in Seattle is great for the environment, but creates challenges for keeping children active. The greater Seattle area is filled with fun opportunities and adventures for children of all ages, and the best part is that these venues are indoors.
Five Kid-Friendly Alternatives To The Super Bowl In SeattleThe Super Bowl is the undisputed highlight of the sporting year in America, but for those wanting to get away from the game, we offer the following activities as kid-friendly alternatives to taking in the big game.
Best Ways to Learn About Presidential and American History in SeattleFor some, learning about the U. S. presidential leaders and American history while growing up was a boring chore. Some teachers just don’t know how to make the topic fun or exciting. However, more resources are available to us to help raise some interest. In honor of Presidents Day, here are five great ways to bring history alive to parents and children alike.
Best Ways To Celebrate George And Abe On President's DayFebruary 12 is Abraham Lincoln's birthday, and February 22 is George Washington's. According to History.com, Americans have been recognizing our first president's birthday since the 1800s, but President's Day didn't officially come around until the 1960s and 70s. Here are some fun ways for you and your family to celebrate two of our most admired presidents.
Best Valentine's Day Fun For Kids in Seattle Valentine's Day is special for kids. They love sweet treats, making and exchanging cards and spending time with the people they love best. Here are some fun activities you can do with your littlest valentines to celebrate!
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.
Lunar New Year 2013 Events in Seattle 2013 marks the Year of the Snake on the Lunar calendar! Come out to one of these festive events - enjoy dances, to food extravaganzas, music and culture from Hmong, Japan and Vietnam!
Last Minute Photo Ops With Santa in Seattle If your child still needs to visit with Santa before Christmas Day, there are some great opportunities around the Sound! Santa and his helpers will be making treks to hear the wishes of every little girl and boy! Here are some of our favorite Santa events.
Best Kwanzaa Celebrations In Puget Sound RegionKwanzaa, a family celebration started in the 1960s, was created to introduce and reinforce seven basic values of African culture which contribute to building and reinforcing family, community and culture among African American people as well as Africans throughout the world African community. Here are some Kwanzaa celebrations and observances you can attend in the Puget Sound area.
Best New Year's Eve Activities for Kids and FamiliesIf you've got the little ones in tow this New Year's Eve, why not head out to a family friendly New Year's celebration? There's lots of fun to be had in Puget Sound ringing in 2013!
Sensitive Holiday Events for Children with AutismWhether it's a visit to a museum, a holiday film or a visit with Santa, children on the autism spectrum don't have to be left out this Christmas season. Here are some events in Puget Sound that celebrate the holidays in a sensitive way.
Guide to Hanukkah Events for the Whole Family"Hanukkah oh Hanukkah! Come light the menorah! Let's have a party... We'll all dance the horah...." so the Festival of Lights song goes. Seattle has wonderful community celebrations for you and your family. Here are some of our favorites!
Election 2012 Fun for Kids in Seattle Want to have some fun with your kids, yet help them understand the importance of voting and being a good citizen? Check out these educational activities!