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Things to do in Washington
Planning a visit to Washington? Or maybe you're a local that's just looking for what's going on. Here's a sampling of some of the popular local events in the state.
Central Washington Events
Wenatchee AppleSox Baseball
Make your way to the Paul Thomas St. Baseball Stadium on August 6th for an exciting West Coast League matchup. Starting at 7:05 p.m., watch as the AppleSox take on the Bellingham Bells.
Oktoberfest Trail Runs
Make your way to Leavenworth Ski Hill near Wenatchee for the Oktoberfest Trail Runs. On Saturday, October 15th, from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m., take part in the 10-mile run, the 8K, or the Kids Race.
Fall Roundup at Rocky Reach Dam
On October 30th, head for the Rocky Reach Visitor Center near downtown Wenatchee for the Fall Roundup at Rocky Reach Dam. Wear your best halloween costume and enjoy a trick-or-treat along Rocky Reach from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Turkey on the Run
Kick off your Thanksgiving celebrations this year in Wenatchee. Check out the Turkey on the Run 12K, 5K, and Kids Race. Sponsored by RunWenatchee, this event starts at 9 a.m. at Wenatchee Rotary Park.
Puget Sound Events
2016 BECU ZooTunes
On select days all summer, artists ranging from Weird Al Yankovic to the B-52s to Jeff Beck will be performing at Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle. Check the schedule and grab your tickets while you still can.
2016 Food Truck Fest
Over 20 food trucks fill Wright Park in Tacoma for this one-day-only festival. Admission is free, and it all gets underway at 10:30 a.m.
2016 Ride Around the Sound
Just like it sounds – enjoy unmatched views of the Puget Sound on this group bike ride. Register today; there are starting points in Seattle, Tacoma, and Normandy, with courses totaling 38, 73, or 92 miles.
2016 Oak Harbor Music Festival
A three-day music festival featuring over 30 bands, arts and crafts vendors, beer gardens, and more, all in Historic Downtown Oak Harbor. It's free!
Eastern Washington Events
Walla Walla Sweets vs. Wenatchee Applesox
Make your way to Borleske Stadium August 2nd, 3rd, or 4th for an exciting night of baseball. Watch as the Walla Walla Sweets take on the Wenatchee Applesox in a three-game series. Games start at 7:05 p.m., and tickets are $7-$12.
Make your way to Harmon Park in Spokane for the annual Hillyard Festival. Held August 5th through 7th, this eastern Washington festival features live music, food vendors, games, and is capped by the fireworks in the park on Sunday night.
Scottish Highland Games
Head for the Spokane County Fair & Expo Center on August 6th for the annual Scottish Highland Games. With a lively backdrop of bagpipe music, you can check out games, Celtic art, and even take Gaelic lessons.
Must See in Washington
A guide to Washington wineries, microbreweries, and distilleries, from Seattle to Spokane and everywhere in between.Spirits of Washington ►
Western Washington Rides
Find hotels along the way during Jason's western Washington motorcycle ride, stopping in Puyallup, Chehalis, Ocean Shores, and more.Ride Through Western WA! ►
Explore Washington institutes like University of Washington in Seattle and Central Washington University in Ellensburg.Universities in WA ►
Washington Airport Hotels
Find hotels near major WA airports like Seattle-Tacoma International, King County International, and Spokane International.Hotels Near WA Airports ►
Discover the cultural attractions of Washington like Seattle's galleries, the famed Ohme Gardens, and small town museums.Explore Cultural Washington ►
Fishing, hiking, skiing, and sea kayaking? Discover four-season, outdoor activities throughout Washington state.Washington Recreation ►
Washington Motorcycle Rides
Washington motorcycle trails through the scenic Cascade region, Wine Country, National Park sites, and historic eastern Washington.WA Motorcycle Trails ►
Discover Washington's national and state parks like the Rainbow Falls State Park and the famed Mt. Rainier National Park.Explore Washington's Parks ►
- Family Travel in Seattle
Family-friendly finds in Emerald City.
Most family travel is done on a budget. If you're heading to the Emerald City with the kids in tow, try one – or more – of these 10 fun, affordable places in Seattle. Explore markets, towers, burger places, parks, and even the Gum Wall.
- Family Fun in Spokane!
Who knew? Spokane is Washington state’s second-largest city and a playground for traveling families.
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