Experiences that take less than a day, or can be combined to make a day trip.
Looking for an Apple Festival in Olympia? Well everyone’s favorite cider mill is having their annual Apple Fesitval from the last weekend in September through the last weekend in October from 9am to 5pm. There is a small charge of $2 per vehicle for parking but there are no entrance fees. Here are what the fine […]
What a treat this week! Two evenings of Music in the Park! Albeit the one on August 5th is at the Port Plaza, however that still counts right? So take your family and friends, pack a picnic dinner, snacks, or desert. Then head to downtown Olympia for some great free entertainment! Wednesday Night: Yogoman Burning Band August […]
In the evenings Thursday through Sunday until July 31st you can see a wonderful free production of Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Take a blanket and a picnic and get settled in for a lively performance. The show starts at 7:30pm, and is set within Olympia’s Priest Point Park. This is a beautiful park where […]
Olympia’s State Capital Campus, and the State Capital building in particular is beautiful. A majestic piece of twentieth century architecture, which is rarely seen in in the Northwest. One of the grandest of capitals in the country. Free tours, either guided or self guided are available from 10am to 3pm Monday to Friday and 11am to 3pm […]
What a busy weekend in Olympia it will be. We have Evergreen Graduation, followed by the 20th Anniversary of Capital City Pride. Billed as the biggest and best yet, we are sure organizers will want to see this be a big success. With a weekend of events located primarily at Slyvester Park, the event will […]
A Two-Day Film Festival In Honor Of World Oceans Day. A Free, Family Friendly Event June 3rd and 4th, 2011 Capitol Theater (Olympia Film Society), Olympia 6:00pm – 12:30am For more details see the special event page on the People for Puget Sound web site.
Looking for something to do this weekend? Well at least Saturday. Here is a interesting event that might interest you. The artists garage sale at the Armory on Eastside. 10am to 3pm Saturday May 21st. Visit the Patrons of South Sound Cultural Arts Web site for more about the organization running the event. To participate take a look […]
The WET Science Center is a new feature from the LOTT Alliance. Open Monday through Saturday, 10am to 4pm, it gives visitors the chance to learn about water, and what a precious resource it is for all of us. From exhibits to special presentations and events, the center has something of interest for kids of […]
We cannot think of a more quintessential Olympia event than Arts Walk, but combine it with what we think is the highlight, Procession of the Species and you have a blockbuster weekend for Olympia. Make sure you check out the Arts Walk web site. Put together by the guys at Einmaleins, this site gives you access on your mobile device to […]
Running March 11th to – April 3rd, 2011 Two young unemployed musicians, Jon & Leslie, try to save money by filling out their tax returns as a married couple. A visit from a lonely IRS auditor, one young man’s girlfriend, the other young man’s mother and a suspicious landlord, all at once, throw the two […]