Summer Hike Idea: Margaret’s Way


On National Trails Day (June 6), King County Parks and the WTA unveiled the new Margaret’s Way hike in the Issaquah Alps. The hike is a short 15 minute drive from Seattle. To access the hike from I-90, take exit 15 signed Lake Sammamish/Renton Highway 900. Turn right onto Highway 900/Renton-Issaquah Road and go south…

Goonies, Foodies and more Movies!


Okay, so I’m no Dr. Seuss and I might be missing some iambic pentameter but this rhyme conveys a VERY important message because on July 8, three things are happening: Goonies, Foodies and Movies. Check out the full news release here. Goonies: The popular First Tech Movies@Marymoor outdoor cinema series at King County’s Marymoor Park…

It’s Only a HOP, Skip and a Jump to Washington Brewers Fest


  Come on out to Marymoor Park this weekend and celebrate Washington beer (and fathers) at the 10th annual Washington Brewers Festival. Did you know that Washington State’s Yakima Valley produces 77% of the total U.S. hop crop? Now that’s something to celebrate! Bring your ol’ man to sample some of the 400 beers from…

Seattle’s Green Festival


The Seattle Green Festival begins today at Qwest Field. Bring the whole family. Get all greened up on everything from your house to your food. All the exhibitors are approved by Green America and considered to be leaders in social and environmental responsibility. So stop by, say hi to our staff at the King County…

“Earf Day”


My son said he would be taking a garbage bag with him today for “Earf Day” and he would clean up as he watched the Earth Day festivities today at Westlake Center “…because it makes the Earth healthy dad.” What are you doing today?

Bike Share Expo today, tomorrow


There’s still time to come down and take a look at what’s offered, and learn about the program.  Free (bike) rides for anyone who attends.  Can’t make it?  Swing by our Flickr account to see what’s on display.