Puget Sound

Mom and child in a kayak

Let's get out on the water! Where to kayak in and around the Sound

In case you haven't noticed, we have a lot of water around here. We're surrounded by lakes, rivers, Puget Sound, ponds . . . you know what I'm talking about. It's why we're glad we live here instead of Kansas. (Well, that may not be the only reason, but it's one.) Anyway, one of the best ways to...
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Around the Sound this weekend: Music, food, festivals and fun in every direction

This incredible August weekend around the Sound includes a second epic benefit concert by Seattle's own Pearl Jam, and a celebration of the Northwest's iconic and influential record label, SubPop. And a reminder for you -- if you happening to be heading to Key Arena on Saturday for that Hall &...
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Around the Sound this weekend: Festivals and more festivals for your family

This July weekend will be a perfect combo of great weather and tons to do outdoors. Here are a few highlights -- no excuse for not getting out there and soaking up the sunshine! Everett Aquasox are welcoming the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes allweekend at Everett Memorial Stadium. Friday and Saturday 7:...
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