Featuring four days of breathtaking jazz performances at 10 different wineries and venues, the third-annual Lake Chelan Wine and Jazz Festival is set to celebrate Washington’s good tunes and grapes May 20 to May 23.
See & Do
The best to see and do in Washington.
Trying to plan your next date night with a loved one? Check out Pike Place Market after its traditional hours for a romantic evening filled with flowers, mini cheesecakes and much more.
Open for a limited time, the seasonal farmer’s markets are back in Seattle and ready to re-open to the public. Guests can expect to see their favorite markets still open year-round, as well as the following seasonal markets opening this spring and summer.
Seattle is often the muse for many television shows and movies—everything from the “Sleepless in Seattle” to “Grey’s Anatomy” have relied on the city as a backdrop for developing compelling stories and character arcs. For tourists looking to immerse themselves in the pop culture haven, here are some of the most quintessential Seattle experiences to indulge in on your next trip to the Pacific Northwest.
Spring has made its return in Washington, and the bright cherry blossoms, warmer weather and family festivals (virtually and in-person) have accompanied it. From whale watching to film festivals, there is something for everyone to enjoy this season.
Set on the picturesque eastern shore of Lake Washington, The Lodge at St. Edward State Park is scheduled to open its doors in May. The new hotel, which is a repurposed landmark seminary building, promises to be a retreat that offers modern hospitality among beautiful, timeless architecture.
Easter and all of the holiday’s spring glory is upon us. Here’s where you can indulge in some seasonal fun and celebrate Easter in the state of Washington.
To welcome in spring on March 20, Seattle’s iconic Pike Place Market is celebrating the changing seasons with Daffodil Day–as well as a very special shopping offer.
With many aspects of our daily lives moved behind a screen, Visit Seattle has compiled a selection of downloadable Zoom backgrounds to make each video session for work, school or time with loved ones more fun and real again.
One of Seattle’s historic landmarks, Smith Tower, has announced it is reopening to visitors. Now, locals can once again take in the 360-degree views of Seattle from the Observatory and sip and savor at the Smith Tower Observatory Bar.