So close we could almost taste it!


We were so close to the taste of gold or a fuzzy, golden teddy bear to be exact. Thank you to all the families and park users that voted for King County Parks in the annual ParentMap Golden Teddy Awards. It was such a fun surprise to learn that King County Parks was a finalist…

Dad’s Father’s Day Wish: The Washington Brewers Festival


This Father’s Day weekend, the Washington Beer Commission presents the 2013 Washington Brewer’s Festival at: King County’s Marymoor Park in Redmond, WA Friday, June 14, 4-9pm (21+ Only) Saturday, June 15, 11am-9pm (Families Welcome) Sunday, June 16, 11am-6pm (Families Welcome) Macaroni art makes for a great Father’s Day gift, but if you really want to…

New Games Wanted:The CLIF Kid Backyard Game Contest


We heard about this cool contest from our friends at CLIF Kid and we just had to share because it’s such a smart idea for helping kids return to outdoor play. The 3rd Annual Backyard Game of the Year is a nationwide contest that invites kids ages 6-12 to create original backyard game ideas for…