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Sep 19, 2011
The first Oktoberfest was in 1810—but it wasn’t until 1818 that they added beer. Now the Bavarian festivals are often held in September instead of October because the weather is milder. Go to...
Sep 16, 2011
-At the Vancouver International Fringe Festival, largely centered around Granville Island, more than 600 shows are put on over the course of ten days, ending Sunday. The theater pieces with the...
Sep 15, 2011
What could be a better vacation souvenir than a family tree? Aer Lingus, the only airline whose logo appears in a bowl of Lucky Charms, has begun offering getaway packages that explore your...
Sep 12, 2011
Pay no attention to the sun outside your window; it’s ski pass time. Early-bird prices on season passes disappear soon, so decide just how active you’re going to be this winter (or just how often...
Sep 9, 2011
-It’s Puyallup Fair time! The 17-day shindig is the state’s single biggest event, drawing over a million visitors for fried food, mutton busting, and a giant pumpkin contest. Country crooner Joe...
Sep 8, 2011
Want to play peeping Tom without being creepy? The Art Gallery of Greater Victoria holds its annual Victoria House Tour fundraiser on Sunday, opening six of the most fabulous homes of the city...
Sep 7, 2011
In most local parks, discharging a firearm will get you a quick trip to the police station. In October, one Vashon Island space may allow visitors to take down black-tailed deer with bows and...
Sep 2, 2011
Did you forget to have a summer? Between all that July rain and tunnel voting, did it somehow slip your mind? You can cram an entire season worth of music, fresh fruit, and playtime into this one...
Sep 1, 2011
Whip your piano-playing into shape, see the mountains of eastern Washington, and get a massage—all on the same vacation. Icicle Creek Music Center in Leavenworth is hosting two musical retreats...
Aug 31, 2011
When we talk about Washington state wine country, we’re usually thinking of areas east of the mountains. (Or maybe we’re talking specifically about Benton County, where Red Mountain AVA is...
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