Weekend Getaways

May 13, 2015 8:40 PM
Port Gamble celebrates the 33rd annual June Faire
Goldendale Observatory for Total Lunar Eclipse
March 31, 2015 7:46 PM
Where: Goldendale, Washington, in Klickitat County. WHY: To bask in the vastness of the universe at the Goldendale Observatory (1602...
Flower Fests in Seattle
March 24, 2015 6:46 PM
Spring is finally here and with the warm weather comes a burning desire to get outside. If you’ve been bottled up through the long winter...
MusselFest
February 2, 2015 6:22 PM
Where: Historic Coupeville, Washington, on Whidbey Island. Why: For the 29th annual Penn Cove MusselFest (3/6–3/8; Coupeville Recreation...
January 27, 2015 11:53 PM
Where: The Oregon Coast, from Astoria to Brookings. Why: Because quilting is cool again, and it’s time for the 15th annual Quilt Run 101 (2...
December 30, 2014 4:20 PM
WHERE: Salish Lodge and Spa seated at the edge of Snoqualmie Falls (6501 Railroad Ave., Snoqualmie; 425.888.2556; salishlodge.com. $199–$...
December 17, 2014 8:14 PM
We may have more than our share of soggy, gray days here in Seattle, but we find solace in one fact: It’s probably snowing in the mountains...
November 20, 2014 6:38 PM
WHERE: The Quileute Oceanside Resort, on the northernmost point of Washington’s Pacific Coast (330 Ocean Drive, La Push; 360.374.5267;...
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October 21, 2014 6:23 PM
Where: Downtown Olympia. Why: To experience the thrill of the hunt at the city’s vintage and antique store circuit. What: Twenty-five...
October 15, 2014 6:49 PM
Eastern Washington is loaded with natural beauty: Rolling fields of onions, wheat and hops, and lush terraced vineyards cut into high...
October 15, 2014 6:43 PM
The forklift speeds a huge plastic tote to the crusher, twirls it like a toy and dumps the finest Merlot grapes into the gleaming stainless...
October 15, 2014 6:25 PM
IN THE CASCADES:Located on the main drag in Roslyn, the tiny town located just a few miles from Suncadia Resort, Wild Earth Brewing Company...
October 15, 2014 6:09 PM
DAY 7: ROLL ON COLUMBIACross over the Columbia onto State Route 14, which will be your path for the day as you head east toward Portland...
October 15, 2014 5:48 PM
DAY 5: THE BEATING HEART OF WASHINGTON WINEStaying at the Inn At Abeja is the only way to score an appointment at this stalwart Walla Walla...
October 14, 2014 7:40 PM
DAY 4: CLASSICISM, MODERNITY AND ITALIAN MONEYYou’re spending the entire day on Red Mountain, one of Washington’s smallest and most...
October 14, 2014 7:31 PM
DAY 3: WINE COUNTRY IN THE COUNTRYAs you head farther south into the Yakima Valley, it’s best to eschew I-90 and I-82 in favor of the...