Free Things to Do in Seattle This Summer: The Mega List

Budget-saving activities to do around the city

An exciting summer doesn’t have to involve breaking the bank. Whether you’re pinching pennies or just looking for low-key activities,…

Kasee Bailey

6 Summer Festivals to Add to Your Calendar

Art! Food! Dragons?! Whatever it is, Seattle has a summer celebration for it

» July, with its warm weather and late sunsets, is the height of festival season in the Seattle area. While…

Jim Demetre

Sunny Day Style Essentials

With warm weather here for the summer, grab your beach bag and hit the shore in style

Good Company Wares canvas tote bag ($80) at Nube, Capitol Hill, 1527 10th Ave.; 206.402.4515; Developed by Seattle-based dermatologist…

Jennifer McCullum

Center for Wooden Boats Launches Happy Hour

Monthly events offer the chance to enjoy cocktails, food and music on the docks at SLU

For 40 years, the Center for Wooden Boats (CWB) has been a gathering spot for boat enthusiasts and wannabe sailors—and…

Haley Durslag

Cupcake Royale’s Summer Flavors are Back

Treat yourself with one of these limited-edition lovelies starting June 1

The many delights of a Seattle summer: iced coffee, long-awaited sunshine, strolls through beautiful parks and local sweet treats that…

Sabrina Nelson

Midsummer Fun: Where to Celebrate the Solstice in Seattle

Celebrate the high point of summer, Scandinavian style

To say the summer solstice is a big deal in Scandinavia is an understatement: In Sweden, for instance, the midsummer…

Lara Hale

30 Perfect Summer Nights in Seattle

Your guide to the best summer nightlife, arts and outdoor entertainment our city has to offer.

When it comes to endless summer nights, Seattle has the bragging rights sewn up: Around here, sunlight lingers into end…


Cool the Kiddies Off at One of These Nifty Local Spraygrounds

Also in this month's Parental Guidance report: Pinata classes and a thrifty stylin' smocks.

WATERWAYSOur sunny summer days are precious—and so are the moments we spend cooling off from the heat. Sure, you can…

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