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Plus, hike the wild and wonderful Middle Fork.
Where to go apple picking
Local apple orchards welcome families to pluck our state’s flagship fruit right from the tree. Delish!
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Hike the wild, wonderful Middle Fork
These scenic hikes that are easy enough for kids and offer stunning views for grown-ups are all within an hour’s drive of Seattle.
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Now serving happy hour twice daily
Downtown Tacoma just got happier! Stanford's Steak is now serving happy hour twice a day, every day. Get happy daily: 3–6 p.m., 8 p.m.–close.
Get your weekend on
Feel the beat at the World Rhythm Festival, play special agent on a mission in local parks and head out for a romp at the playground of the week.
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Washington State Fair, Sept. 2–25
Make your way to Puyallup for the biggest party in the state! Get your fill of fair food, rides, animals, great entertainment and more!
6 things to do with the family
Try your luck at carnival games, gobble up fair food and hop on some rides at
The Evergreen State Fair
(THROUGH SUN. )
Pack your blanket and snacks
to cuddle up at one of many free outdoor movies in local parks.
Stroll among the stunning blooms and snap adorable family photos at sweet
Make giant bubbles, get a free book and stomp some grapes (what!?) at the community-focused
Hilltop Street Fair.
Who knows what your tiny engineer might see along the route during free and fun
free Folklórico Festival
showcases food, crafts and traditional dances from different regions of Mexico.
FULL CALENDAR ►
Wired and Tired: Screen Time and Behavior Disturbance in Children
Is your screen-addicted kid struggling with emotional, learning or behavioral issues? Victoria Dunckley, M.D., will unveil the culprit and share an action plan at a free ParentEd talk on Sept. 20.
Get the scoop from our insider’s guide to The Fair
The perfect last-minute summer escape
Swimming holes where families can have a splash
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