Seattle Activity Guide

Sept. 15, 2012

Chihuly's Garden and Glass

  Chihuly's Garden and Glass-A magnificent way to spend an evening!

One of the most interesting places to go in Seattle is the Chihuly Garden and Glass at the Seattle Center.  The glass artwork that is contained in several rooms and and outside garden is amazing.   The ...

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Sept. 10, 2012

Affordable Houses Brought within Reach of Seattle by Ferry

 

The Wenatchee Departing Seattle

The Wenatchee Departing Seattle

Washington State Ferries

The Washington State Ferry System connects Seattle and the nearby mainland to the many islands and peninsulas around Puget Sound.  Residents rely on the system to connect them to centers of employment and commerce.  Seattleites ride the ferries to reach recreational opportunities ...

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Aug. 10, 2012

Another Sunny Day! Get Out to the Olympic Sculpture Park

Edy Kizaki 206-249-2914 edy@seattlecentric.com

Branch Manager, Lake Union Office, eXp Realty

Want to do something fun and Seattle-based today?  There is an event at the Olympic Sculpture Park, one of the ongoing days of fun and sun planned through August 30 for Summer at Olympic Sculpture Park ...

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July 2, 2012

Chihuly Garden and Glass at Seattle Center

 

chihuly 

Dale Chihuly is one of the world's preeminent glass artists based right here, so it was exciting to find out that the Seattle Center had approved the building the Chihuly Garden and Glass exhibit.  As a native Pacific North-westerner and world-renown glass artist, he deserved to have ...

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May 23, 2012

Lower Post Alley of Pike Place Market

Gum Wall of Pike Place Market 

It was a few years after I came to Seattle that I first became aware of the gum wall!  Probably because I was busy moving, getting the kids' school and my work life organized, and trying to beat out my GPS for the fastest routes around town, getting ...

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May 9, 2012

Seattle Tilth Demonstration Garden Album

Entering Seattle Tilth 

There is an oasis in the middle of Wallingford.  For over 100 years The Good Shepard Center has been there, and the Seattle Tilth Demonstration Garden is now a part of the grounds.

Volunteers and staff provide classes, summer camps, and demonstrate sustainable gardening practices that enlighten and ...

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May 5, 2012

Bottleworks in Wallingford, A Premium Beer Experience

 

Bottleworks is a specialty beer store in the Wallingford Neighborhood of Seattle.  With over 950 varieties of beer, they are definitely special!  They have "properly cellared vintage beers" (which I am guessing means they have not been exposed to varying temps that would compromise the beer) and ...

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May 2, 2012

May 2012 in Seattle

May in Seattle 

Flurry of protest on May 1st!  Four new and intriguing restaurants opening in Seattle this month!  Debut of warthogs (animals, not a band) at the Woodland Park Zoo!  Opening Day of the Boating Season!  17th of May Festival and Parade in Ballard!  Rhododendron Festival ...

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April 26, 2012

A Pocketfull of Kids Activities for Bellevue and the Eastside

Bellevue 

If you are thinking about moving to Bellevue, Kirkland, Woodinville, Issaquah, Sammamish, or another of the highly rated Eastside communities, this pocketful of Kids Activities is offered in a spirit of showing, not telling, you what's fun and available in an area that I personally believe to be ...

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April 1, 2012

April Is Happening in Seattle!

April in Seattle 

With a wide varitey of blooms and happenings, Seattle is buzzing with spring energy, albeit the rain is still with us about half the time and will continue so until May.  Never fear, some of the great events that are taking place are indoors and can be enjoyed ...

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