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Not Just Brunch: Puget Sound Area Mother’s Day Events and Activities

Brunch or high tea is a GREAT way to celebrate Mother's Day. But if Mom is more of a fitness buff, or would rather do wine and cheese vs. tea there are plenty of other things to do for Mother's Day in Seattle and the greater Puget Sound area.

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King County "Fun Facts"

  • Estimated population: 2.189 million (in 2017)
  • Named after: William R. King
  • later, named for Martin Luther King, Jr.
  • Largest city: Seattle
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Near-City Escapes: Waterfront Hideaways Near Seattle

If you’re a city dweller who needs a brief escape but doesn’t have the time for an extended getaway, it’s possible to find little waterfront hideaways near Seattle that can allow you to get away from it all without getting too far away from it all. We stayed at this small cabin on Meydenbauer Bay in Medina (graciously loaned to us for an overnight). Read on about this cabin as well as some other near-city hideaways to add to my escape list from cabins to houseboats.

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Near-City Escapes: Waterfront Hideaways Near Seattle

If you’re a city dweller who needs a brief escape but doesn’t have the time for an extended getaway, it’s possible to find little waterfront hideaways near Seattle that can allow you to get away from it all without getting too far away from it all. We stayed at this small cabin on Meydenbauer Bay in Medina (graciously loaned to us for an overnight). Read on about this cabin as well as some other near-city hideaways to add to my escape list from cabins to houseboats.

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Seattle International Film Festival
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Northwest Folklife Festival 2019
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Featured King County Events

Seattle International Film Festival
Fri 24

Seattle International Film Festival

May 16 - June 9
Seattle
Northwest Folklife Festival 2019
Fri 24

Northwest Folklife Festival

May 24 - May 27
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Free
Seattle
Washington Brewers' Festival
Jun 14

Washington Brewers’ Festival

June 14 @ 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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$25 – $40
Redmond
Seattle Events Fremont Solstice Fair Parade Naked Cyclists
Jun 22

Seattle Fremont Fair

June 22 @ 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Seattle
urban craft uprising
Jun 22

Urban Craft Uprising 2019 Summer Show

June 22 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Free
Seattle

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