Weekend Getaways

Columbia Bluegrass Festival Seattle magazine road trip
June 11, 2013 8:28 PM
WHERE: Stevenson, Washington, on the banks of the Columbia River WHY: For the annual Columbia Gorge Bluegrass Festival (7/25–7/28. $55–$150...
Edison Road Trip Smith & Vallee Gallery
June 4, 2013 4:15 PM
Get up early, hit the cash machine and drive north to this puny but picturesque rural arts haven. Once there, gird yourself for the two-...
May 17, 2013 4:42 PM
Wenatchee, Washington Pybus Public Market Grand Opening
May 6, 2013 11:54 PM
WHERE: Wenatchee, Washington. WHY: For the grand opening of Pybus Public Market (Open daily starting 5/11. 7 N Worthen St.). WHAT: The...
April 26, 2013 9:57 PM
Bow Edison { Population: 133 }Be hungry. That’s the first rule of any visit to darling Bow Edison, a pair of tiny twin towns about a...
whale festival parade whidbey island Ott & Murphy wines
April 19, 2013 5:06 PM
WHERE: Langley, Whidbey Island. WHY: The annual Welcome the Whales Day festival (4/21. Free. Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 301 Anthes...
lightcatcher in bellingham
April 2, 2013 5:16 PM
WHERE: The Lightcatcher at the Whatcom Museum in Bellingham, for the exhibit Jim Olson: Art in Architecture (3/10–6/9; 250 Flora St.; 360....
March 19, 2013 8:37 PM
1. Blush among the orchids and other tropical flora in the Volunteer Park Conservatory Palm House—kept at a hair-curling 72 degrees with 60...
fat bikes
March 1, 2013 5:07 PM
While we wait (and wait) for spring to arrive, Seattleites head east for blue vistas and shimmering snowfields; plunging into all that mood...
Lummi Island travel
February 13, 2013 12:39 AM
WHY: For the Fish, Forage and Farm package at The Willows Inn on Lummi Island. On this culinary island adventure, you’ll harvest food and...
January 28, 2013 8:00 AM
Who knew that esteemed local choreographer Donald Byrd—famed for his serious, often political pieces—is a big fan of Seattle’s Ride the...
January 25, 2013 6:20 PM
THINGS TO DO: The Lake Chelan Winterfest (1/11/2013–1/13 at Manson Bay Marina, 195 Wapato Way, Manson, WA, and 1/18–1/20 in downtown Chelan...
la conner
January 24, 2013 8:00 PM
BrowsePeruse one-of-a-kind consignment furnishings at Re-Feather Your Nest (623 Morris St.; 360.399.1057; re-featheryournest.com). Antique...
November 14, 2012 12:03 AM
WHY: For the sixth annual Craft Bazaar (11/30–12/2. Times vary. Mighty Tieton Warehouse, 608 Wisconsin Ave.; 509.847.3034; mightytieton.com...
October 29, 2012 9:43 PM
Sauerkraut, sweet onions, a massive chicken fried steak and loads of wonderful wine. Those were just a few of the highlights from a weekend...