weekend

Bainbridge ferry

This weekend: Cycling with or without clothes, baseball, & sunshine for Dad

Get ready for the warmest, sunniest, funnest weekend of the year so far. Of course, it's Father's Day on Sunday, and that's a good day to take Dad to see the Mariners play the Red Sox because the first 10,000 dads at The Safe take home a Mariner's BBQ glove. BTW, Friday is Fireworks Night after the...
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Sheepdogs

This weekend: Sheepdogs, the Storm, & Summer Concerts

Some classic can't-miss PNW events are happening around here this weekend. Vashon Sheepdog Classic Friday/Saturday/Sunday Buy tickets in advance, bring a chair or blanket and join people from all over the world as they flock to Vashon to enjoy the wild world of the working sheepdog. It's the most...
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Family biking

On a bike, on the water, on foot -- what to do this weekend

June is here! Let's get outside and do something fun! Bicycle Sunday A big stretch of Lake Washington Boulevard in Seattle will be closed to motorized vehicles between Seward Park and Mount Baker Park Beach.. The Seattle Parks and Rec invites you and your family to bike, stroll or jog along the...
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Highway through the forest

Road Trip! Small towns that are an easy drive from Seattle

Seattle and the surrounding suburbs have their charms, but once in awhile you need that small town vibe. Done and done. Within an easy drive from Seattle and the east side are a dozen-plus sweet small towns that will slow your pulse and give you a chance to catch your breath. Curbed Seattle made a...
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American flag

Three ways to remind yourself what Memorial Day is all about

Sure, we all love that carefree feeling of a loooonng 3-day weekend, BUT . . . . . Memorial Day isn't really about us and our love of frolicking in the sun. In reality, Memorial Day is a federal holiday in the United States dedicated to remembering the people who died while serving in the country's...
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Modern house

This weekend -- from cool houses to running in the rain

Do we let a little rain stop us from having weekend fun in the Northwest? No we don't! Here's a list of stuff to do this weekend. No excuses for not having fun! Isn't it fun to poke around inside the homes of total strangers? The Seattle Modern Home Tou r on Saturday is a drive-yourself visit to...
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Seattle skyline under gray skies

Beer, baseball, and tons of family fun: What to do around here this weekend

By the time you read this, the weather is probably better than the forecast, but still -- lots to do indoors this weekend! This might be a good weekend to take the family to a Mariners game . The roof at Safeco may be closed all weekend, but the Oakland As are in town! Friday is Ben Gamel Cap Night...
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