Short Trips for a Long Weekend


Get out for a hike or bike ride this Labor Day weekend and visit one of King County’s 175-miles of our Regional Trails System.

Run, dance, dunk, and picnic your way to celebrate 50 years of Fairwood


This weekend, King County is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Fairwood community, near Renton in south King County. This all-day, family-friendly event kicks off with a 5k run and walk. Registration opens at 8 am, race starts at 9 am. In the afternoon, Petrovitsky Park (map) will be transformed into a…

Weekend activity: play Disc Golf at Dick Thurnau Park


Dick Thurnau Park (formally known as Lakewood Park) has one of the most popular Disc Golf courses in the Puget Sound. Located in White Center, Disc Golf is an accessible and affordable game. Pack a lunch and bring the whole family to enjoy the day! How does one play Disc Golf? According to the Professional…

Concert Ticket Giveaway: Seattle Symphony Plays George Gershwin


We’re giving away ONE pair of tickets (2 tickets) to the Seattle Symphony Plays George Gershwin concert at Marymoor Park on Sunday afternoon, 6/26. Follow these simple steps to be entered: What is your favorite King County Park to picnic in? Here’s a list of our parks to choose from or look at the pictures…