Planner

What to Do in Washington in September

Tiptoe into fall with fairs and festivals like the Washington State Fair, the Index Climber Fest, and Leavenworth's Autumn Leaf Festival.

09/02/2022 By Taylor McKenzie Gerlach

Flower Power

Guide to the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival

The rural farmland north of Seattle erupts into a rainbow of color during the state's biggest flower fest, creating a prime spring road trip destination.

03/18/2022 By Allison Williams

Culture Fix

What to Do After Work September 10–13

A bike-in movie, a star-studded musical, and a new wave of soul music.

09/10/2018 By Landon Groves

Culture Fix

Weekend What to Do September 7–9

Independent booksellers get physical, walkin' (before and) after midnight, and jokes with gravitas.

09/06/2018 By Mac Hubbard

Feature

Summer Arts Guidebook 2015

No matter what your personality, there’s a slate of summer events to suit you.

07/01/2015 By Seth Sommerfeld

Food Road Trips

Joy of Feeding: Vancouver’s Tribute to the World’s Home Cooks

The passport-worthy foodfest is the pet project of Meeru Dhalwala. And she wants to bring it to Seattle next year.

05/17/2012 By Allecia Vermillion

Outings

Tickets on Sale for This Season’s Walrus and Carpenter Oyster Picnics

The oyster eating, wine swilling tradition returns December 21.

12/02/2011 By Allecia Vermillion

Sports

Seattle Hosts World Hardcourt Bike Polo Championships

The two-wheeled action starts Friday at Magnuson Park.

09/08/2011 By Matthew Halverson

Sun's Out, Get Out

Today’s Summer Guide Pick: Dancing ’Til Dusk

If you can’t dance with the stars, at least you can dance under them.

07/19/2011 By Laura Dannen