Go Explore! Some of Our Local Activities

You have to admit that living in the Northwest and Puget Sound means plenty to do.  Whether it's finding new places to explore, favorite old haunts or showing out-of-town friends and family around . . . the possibilities are endless.

Snohomish County

Cascade Symphony

Comcast Arena – Community ice rink, special events, concerts and home of the Everett Silvertips Hockey Team.

Edmonds Center for the Arts – From concerts to ballet to children's programs to special community events.

Everett AquaSox – Class A Mariner's Baseball team!  Come watch the boys of summer just starting out at Everett Memorial Stadium.

Everett Children's Museum – Let imaginations run wild.

Everett SilverTips – Hockey at Comcast Arena

Farmers Markets and Farms – Fresh produce, unique gifts, pumkin patches, corn mazes and more depending on the season.

Flying Heritage Collection – A private flying collection of 1935-1945 warbirds open to the public.

Future of Flight Aviation Center and Boeing Tour – Explore all things flight and tour the largest (by volume) building in the world.

Glacier Peak – One of the five volcanoes in the state and the highest mountain in Snohomish County.

Jetty Island – Wiggle your toes in the sand, play in the water or explore nature trails.  Open July through Labor Day.

Mt. Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest – Includes the Monte Cristo Mining Area and Green Mountain Lookout.

Snohomish County Parks – From beaches to lakes and rivers  to trails to golf courses; there's something for everyone in Snohomish County.

Stevens Pass – A favorite place to ski and snowboard with a summer bike park. 

King County

Museum of History and Industry – Explore Seattle now and then.

Pike Place Market – too many favorite places in and near the market to name, what are your favorites?

Pacific Science Center – celebrating almost 50 years of bringing fun and excitement to the world of science.  Includes the IMAX theater and the Eastside Science Cafe.

Pacific Northwest Ballet – Celebrating 40 years in 2012, the internationally known and highly regarded PNB is one of the largest ballet companies in the U.S. presenting more than 100 performances a year.  The attached PNB School is one of the top 3 training institutes in the country

Seattle Aquarium – Bringing the marine environment alive.

Seattle Art Museum – Visit the amazing exhibits Downtown, the Asian Art Museum in Volunteer Park and the Olympic Scuplture Park on the waterfront.

Seattle Mariners – Major League Baseball at Safeco Field.

Seattle Seahawks – National League Football

Seattle Sounders FC – Major League Soccer

Seattle Storm – Women's National Basketball Association at Key Arena.

Seattle Symphony – Founded in 1903, is internationally recognized for its adventurous programming of contemporary works, its devotion to the classics, and its extensive recording history.

Woodland Park Zoo – Lions and Tigers and Bears, oh my!