Seattle Area Festivals

Sept. 8, 2012

Today Seattle Center, Tomorrow Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival


Not only is there a huge Celebration of the Next 50 down at Seattle Center today, the Lighthouse Festival in Mukilteo through tomorrow, but the salmon are returning so we have to make it down to Ballard Locks and watch them climbing the water ladders, looks like that will ...

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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 21, 2012

Opening Day of The Next Fifty at the Space Needle

Space Needle 

We are heading down to the Space Needle where tickets to the observation platform are only $1 (usually $19) as long as they last, in honor of the Opening Day Celebrationof The Next 50 festival.  The Next 50 is a city wide (dare we believe nation wide?) celebration ...

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April 17, 2012

April Means Earth Day – Earthday 2012 Events and Information For The Greater Seattle Area

 April around Seattle is beautiful. The cherry trees are in flower, bulbs are starting to bloom, the weather begins to feel a little like Spring, and it’s time to celebrate our Earth.

Earth Day started back in 1970 and capitalized on the emerging consciousness, channeling the energy of the anti-war protest ...

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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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Dec. 2, 2011

Holiday Things to do in Seattle 2011

Holiday Things to do in Seattle 2011


Holidays in Seattle are packed with fun festivals and events, and memorable experiences.  The cold weather doesn’t slow us one bit during the holidays.  There are many things to do in Seattle for people of all ages so there is ...

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Nov. 20, 2011

Nordic Yule Fest in Ballard Sat and Sun 11/19-11/20


Today was the first day of the Yule Fest at the Nordic Heritage Museum in Ballard.  Happy crowds thronged the grounds under a bright blue November sky.  Inside the impressive brick museum musicians performed, bakers served traditional Norwedgian cookies and drinks, and crafts were offered in a ...

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Sept. 9, 2011

Salmon Return Festival at Olympic Sculpture Park on Saturday

Seattle, WA - Thursday, September 8, 2011.  Don't miss it, a great family oriented festival at the fantastic Olympic Sculpture Park, part of SAM's (Seattle Art Museum's) extended grounds and a view in a million on the shore of Elliot Bay right off Alaskan Way.

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Sept. 2, 2011

Alzheimer’s Fremont Pub Crawl

Seattle, WA – August 10, 2011-  The Western & Central Washington State Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association announced the date of their second annual Ales for Alzheimer’s event, set to take place on Saturday, October 8, 2011 in the Fremont neighborhood. Due to the overwhelming success of their first Ales for Alzheimer’s event ...

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Aug. 21, 2011

Seattle Festivals and Events in August Part 2

seattle festivals and events

Here is part 2 of my Seattle Festivals and Events in August!  With the recent continuation of the perfect sunny weather in Seattle there is no better time to get out and enjoy all the fun activities!  Follow me on my journey to introduce and navigate through all ...

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