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The best Halloween parties and happenings in Seattle, Tacoma and other Puget Sound cities.
A listing of corn mazes, haunted corn mazes, and pumpkin patches in Seattle, Tacoma, and other Puget Sound cities.
Cities from Seattle to Tacoma have frightful haunted houses just waiting to scare your socks off. From Fright Fest at Wild Waves to the KUBE 93 Haunted House to milder attractions for kids, haunted houses are an excellent thing to do for Halloween.
The best neighborhoods, malls and other areas to trick or treat or enjoy other Halloween activities in Seattle.
While Tacoma does not have as many Halloween parties as Seattle, there are still lots of haunted houses, corn mazes, and places to go trick or treating.
The best (and best-known) locally crafted and brewed beers and breweries in Seattle and Tacoma.
A list of the Top Employers in Seattle.
A comparison of Seattle and Portland with a look at cost of living, transportation, public parks, population and other factors.
A listing of sales tax rates in each city in King and Pierce counties, as well as the sales tax rate for Washington State.
Find out why its rains so much in Seattle, how much rain Seattle gets, and some other rain trivia about the Emerald City.
The best neighborhoods, malls and other areas to trick or treat on Halloween in Tacoma.
A List of the 10 Biggest Artists/Entertainers from Seattle / Tacoma.
What is Seattle famous for? Try coffee, rain, grunge bands and glassblowing--and a few other things too. Find out what Seattle is most known for and why!
A list of Seattle dining establishments that offer Thanksgiving dinner, whether you want a casual or upscale meal, turkey or vegetarian food.
The top places to get married in Seattle, whether you want to say your vows on the shore, at a convention center, or on a mountain top.
BoltBus is a whole new way to travel by bus, with cheap fares yet convenient touches such as Wi-Fi and increased legroom. From Seattle, BoltBus goes to Portland, OR, and Vancouver, B.C.
The details of I-502, which passed in Washington in the 2012 election and legalized pot in the state.
Shopping malls located between Tulalip to the north of Seattle down to Tukwila to the south. Whether you want to go on a high-end shopping spree or just need to pick up cheap clothes for the kids, the Seattle area malls have an option for you.
What are the strangest sights to see in Seattle, Tacoma and other nearby cities? The Aurora Bridge Troll, giant Lenin in Fremont, gum wall and mummies at Ye Olde Curiosity Shop are just a few of Seattle's weirdest attractions.
There are many affordable places to have wedding receptions and ceremonies in the Seattle-Tacoma area.
Learn how to play the many Washington State Lottery games, from Powerball to Lotto to Scratch tickets.
A list of the top 10 Italian Restaurants in the Seattle Area.
Grey’s Anatomy Intern House Location in Seattle
The best Tacoma neighborhoods might have easy freeway access, affordable housing, or many things to do. North Tacoma and University Place are among the safest neighborhoods in this area.
Learn where you can find the best Tacoma breakfasts from greasy spoons to top brunch spots. Surprising options like Puget Sound Pizza and the Lobster Shop add extra dimension to these sumptuous options and prove Tacoma has something interesting to offer for your morning meal.
What is there to do in October 2014 in Seattle? Everything from haunted houses to headliner concerts.
Learn all about how to vote in Washington State, whether you live in the state, overseas, are active military, or need special accommodations.
A listing of things to do in Tacoma - October 2014 - from creepy Halloween happenings to classical concerts and more.
From Seattle to Tacoma, there are tons of great ways to enjoy Halloween. Corn mazes, haunted houses, and Halloween costume shopping are just the tip of the iceberg.
Comparing Living in Seattle and Living in San Francisco
A list of free things to do and places to go in Tacoma.
Top 10 Seattle Athletic Clubs
The short answer to why is Seattle called the Emerald City is—because the city and surrounding areas are filled with greenery!
There are four national parks within an easy drive of Seattle or Tacoma, including Mt. Rainier, North Cascades and Olympic National Park.
The best Tacoma bakeries offer everything from delightful cupcakes and coffee to world-class wedding cakes to savory baked goods. There are options for bakeries all over town.
Surprise your special someone with a romantic getaway for a special occassion. Find three options from high-end elegance to down home country fun.
Drive or walk through the three best Seattle Christmas light displays, or see big holiday light displays in the Seattle area that are walk through only. Check out all your options for holiday lights.
There are many, many apple varieties grown in Washington State, but there are nine main cultivars that make up the bulk of Washington apples. These include Red Delicious, Fuji, Gala, Braeburn, Golden Delicious, Honeycrisp, and more. Learn what makes each distinct.
Why is Seattle Restaurant Week such a worthwhile dining experience? For starters, the price, but here are five other reasons to tempt you into giving it a try.
Need a meal late at night? From Mexican to diner food, Seattle has several 24/7 restaurants ready to serve up late-night eats.
Tacoma Mall has possibly the best shopping in Tacoma with a range of stores, departments stores, and restaurants.
Washington State's lottery games include multi-state games like Powerball and Mega Millions, as well as state-only games. Learn about how to play, what to do if you win, and more.
If you don't want to go all the way to Vegas to enjoy some casino action, don't worry. There are plenty of local casinos near Seattle and Tacoma.
A vast number of Seattle residents suffer from allergies each year. Learn about which allergens are most common in the Seattle-Tacoma area.
Many of Seattle and Tacoma's best museums have free days. Seattle's First Thursday and Tacoma's Third Thursday arts events are some of the top ways to get in for free, as is the Blue Star Museums program.
A list of parking lots and park and fly deals near Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. Learn the prices, locations, contact information, and coupons available at all major lots near the airport.
Find out what kinds of Christmas things to do there are in Seattle in November and December 2013--concerts, festivals, and more.
Many films have been filmed and set in the Puget Sound from Seattle to Tacoma. Tracking down and checking out some of the locations can be a cool thing to do.
A list of great shopping spots to find great prom dresses, including thrift stores, local malls, and trendy boutiques.
Learn a little bit about which timezone Seattle, Tacoma and other Washington cities are in.
As the seasons turn warmer, Pacific Northwest waters glisten and dance, and the inviting sea mist beacons travelers to the San Juan Islands. The ferry-serviced islands in Northern Washington are the biggest draw for locals and visitors: Orcas, San Juan (Friday Harbor), Lopez and Shaw. And each island offers something different.
The pizzerias in Seattle and Tacoma offer all types slices with unique twists. Come take a look and read about their tastes and ambiance.
Check out Proctor District in North Tacoma, which is a great place to find good restaurants, fun family events, and many everyday essentials.
The B&I Tacoma is a significant piece of T-Town's history, and was once known for its circus animals and rides and famous visitors. But today it gets little attention as the landmark it deserves to be.
The biggest natural threats to Seattle may seem unlikely, but are still best to understand and prepare for.
The best Tacoma happy hours feature something unique. From cheap drinks to upscale food and appetizers, the top Tacoma bars and pubs are great places to head after work or for a night out.
Find the best romantic places in Tacoma for couples on dates or Valentine's Day outings.
The Gold Gate at the Puyallup Fair is one of the Fair's most iconic sites, with its cow heads overlooking surrounding Puyallup.
Seattle's best wine bars from Purple Cafe and Wine Bar to Smash and Phoenecia.
A listing of where to buy legal, recreational marijuana in Seattle and Tacoma. The number of retail stores is gradually increasing as Washington State approves more licenses.
Find out where to find taxis and taxi stands in Seattle, as well as some tips about cabs at SeaTac International Airport.
The ten tallest buildings in Seattle, including Columbia Center (the tallest), Space Needle, Smith Tower and other skyscrapers that help make up the Seattle skyline.
Learn about the types of earthquakes possible in the Seattle area, as well as the history of past quakes in the region--from the 2001 Nisqually quake back to one in 900 A.D.
Need ideas for where to go for the ultimate bachlorette party? Get some tips for the best party places in Seattle, whether you want a chilled out evening or a wild party!
Seattle’s Top 10 Irish Pubs
The very best places to find a romantic dinner in Seattle, Tacoma and Bellevue for Valentine's Day, anniversaries or just special nights out.
A list of things to do on Easter in Seattle and Tacoma, as well as the dates for Easter for 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016.
You won't find Walmart stores in Seattle or Tacoma city limits, but you can find plenty of Walmart stores and supercenters in neighboring cities. Find locations and hours for all the stores in the Puget Sound region.
If you want to go out for New Year's Eve, Seattle offers many options--from parties at nightclubs to several parties at Seattle Center and the Space Needle.
The best Tacoma hair salons cater to those who want to be pampered, whether this means a fine haircut, hair color, updos, or even some luxurious spa treatments.
There are several Fortune 500 companies located in Seattle, including Starbucks, Costco, Nordstrom, Weyerhaeuser, Microsoft and Amazon. These are great places to find employment with amazing benefits.
Looking for idea and places to propose in the Seattle area? Find out some of the best and most romantic spots.
An overview of SeaTac Airport, including shops and restaurants, transportation options, and baggage claim.
Turkey Day in Seattle and Tacoma can mean dining out at an upscale restaurant, or cooking a full meal at home. There are many options for places to go, and markets to buy pre-prepared meals, too.
A guide to a fun night out in Seattle without drinks
The Legal Drinking Age in Washington
Find out the best Tacoma restaurants on the Waterfront, in downtown Tacoma, on 6th Avenue, and more.
Seattle's best Mexican food can be found at local taco trucks, casual joints and trendy upscale restaurants.
A list of malls near Tacoma and other South Sound cities, from Federal Way to Olympia.
Seattle's car sharing and short-term rental market is growing. So far, you can choose from Zipcar, Car2Go and peer-to-peer network RelayRides.
Tacoma Stadium District is home to Stadium High School, restaurants, shops, salons, and also has some events to check out.
Several movies have been filmed in Tacoma and other South Sound cities.
Victorian Country Christmas is a cozy and quaint event in Puyallup, just a few miles east of Tacoma. Perfect for a family day out, this event is held on the Puyallup Fairgrounds and features music, food, and fun for all. Each year, the Puyallup Victorian Christmas starts the Wednesday after Thanksgiving through the following Sunday.
Tacoma may not strike you as an antiques town, but there are clusters of amazing antique stores and great antique malls alike, sure to please almost anyone shopping for vintage items, collectibles, comics and more.
Facts about Seattle's Ferris wheel, from its height to how much it will cost.
Seattle's Wall of Gum at the Market Theater
Check out this annual event at the Tacoma Dome where you can find an array of gifts, vendors, food, and performances to start your holidays off right.
The best brunch buffets in Tacoma offer a number of ways to dine out on a Sunday morning. Whether you want to eat a luxurious meal or something cheaper, Tacoma has restaurants to accommodate you.
An assessment of the preparation level of the Northwest's biggest city.
Explore all the free things you can do in Seattle / Tacoma.
There are multiple ways to get to Seattle's SeaTac Airport. A resource on airport shuttle services and town car and limo services.
A list of more free and fun things to do in Seattle.
Is the Seattle Freeze real or just a myth?
Seattle is known for its coffee, including major brands like Starbucks and Seattle's Best Coffee, but the city's small local roasteries are gathering significant attention for a reason.
Christmas light displays in and around Seattle, including walk-through and drive-through displays and some more unique options like the Christmas Ship Festival.
The best Tacoma pizza ranges from delivery places to cute little sit-down restaurants, but the ultimate best is subjective as every pizza place has something unique to offer.
Argosy Cruises in Seattle has put on its fabulous Christmas Ship Festival every year since 1949! Join in the fun by waiting on shore or booking passage on one of the boats in this floating parade.
A Look at the Best Museums in Seattle
Learn about everything from North Tacoma schools to restaurants and other highlights of this quiet but attractive part of Tacoma, Washington.
A list of some of the best book shops in Western Washington
All about Third Thursday Wine Walks in Woodinville, including where to buy tickets, which wineries participate and themes of this year's wine walks.
A listing of major marathons throughout Washington State for Seattle-Tacoma runners looking for the best races and runs.
Tacoma has lots of things to do, but there is even more to discover day trips within a short drive from town. Venture out to the ocean shore, to Eastern Washington, or into the mountains.
There is always something to do in the Seattle area.
Seattle & Tacoma Farmers Markets
Find out what to wear in Seattle to fend off winter winds, frequent rain and occasional sunny days.
A listing of all the best events and things to do in Seattle for the month of November 2014.
Details about Seattle's EMP Museum, including hours, address, exhibits, and some tips to find coupons and discounts to make admission cheaper.
The Tacoma Dome is one of the city's most iconic landmarks and is by far the largest venue in the area. It hosts sports events, major concerts, and regional events as well.
Christmas Tree Farms in Western Washington by County. Find a Tree Farm in King, Pierce, Snohomish, Mason, Kitsap, Skagit, or Whatcom Counties.
The best Tacoma hotels are largely located in downtown Tacoma, but there are both upscale and cheap options in many parts of town. Where to stay varies largely on what part of town you'd most like to stay in, so follow this guide for your best bet.
If you plan to rely on public transportation to get from Seatac International Airport to your destination, know your options. There are many.
The LeMay Family Collection at the Marymount Events Center in Spanaway is lesser-known than the large car museum downtown, but actually houses more vintage vehicles.
Ideas for things to do on Mother's Day in Seattle and Tacoma, including the best brunch spots, places to go out and about, and some local gift shops for gifts and flowers.
Want to cook up a Thanksgiving dinner using local Northwest ingredients? Salmon, Heritage turkeys, squash and pumpkins, mushrooms, onions, and more are all excellent additions to any Thanksgiving feast.
The Waterfront in Tacoma is a great place to stroll, cruise, or picnic at anytime of year. Due to the restaurants located along the shore, it is also one of the best places to dine.
Find out how to get a motorcycle endorsement on your driver license. Find a program to learn to ride a motorcycle safely and find out what you need to know before you go (it's not as easy as you think).
A list of theatres and venues in Seattle and Tacoma, including both major theatres such as the 5th Avenue and smaller venues like Lakewood Playhouse.
Seattle's weather is not always ideal for gardening, but knowing which vegetables and herbs do well here can help!
You go to the Washington State Fair for the food, now you can go for the drink. Here's a list of where you can kick back with beer, wine and other drinks at the fair.
Tacoma is divided into several neighborhoods and districts, but also is close to several other towns such as Puyallup and Gig Harbor.
A Guide to the Best Tea Rooms in the Seattle Area
Point Defiance is one of the best attractions in Tacoma Washington. Within this park, you will find the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium, Owen Beach, a number of hiking trails, and more.
Miniature golf is a great thing to do with the kids, for a fun date night, or with a group of friends. There are courses in and around both Seattle and Tacoma.
Guide to pro sports teams in Seattle/Tacoma area.
Learn all about the Tacoma Home Show--from how to get there, what kinds of vendors are there, where to park, and nearby hotels.
Check out lively and fun 6th Avenue Tacoma, which is one of the best places in Tacoma if you want to enjoy a laid-back hangout or have a large selection of restaurants to try.
Learn what to expect in downtown Tacoma from the best restaurants to museums and other attractions found in this up-and-coming part of town.
The best of the best--Seattle Events, Concerts and Shows in January 2014 at venues around the city from the 5th Avenue to the Washington State Convention Center.
Packing tips for trips to Seattle, for both warm and cold weather months.
Capitol Hill, Seattle's hippest, most dynamic neighborhood.
Check out Fantasy Lights at Spanaway Park near Tacoma, the largest drive-through Christmas lights display in the Northwest.
A list of community colleges in Seattle, Tacoma, and other Puget Sound cities.
A list of universities and colleges, both public and private, located between Everett and Olympia, Washington.
Maris Farms is one of the best places to get into the fall spirit in the Seattle-Tacoma area. Located in Buckley, the farm has tons of family fun as well as some of the craziest scares you'll find anywhere.
Do you find that the Seattle freeze is real in your experience? Get a few ideas on how to make friends in Seattle.
Tacoma's neighboring town of Puyallup is one of the top areas to live in the region due to lots of large homes for a good price built here in the last fifteen years. A profile of the schools, apartments, malls, will also demonstrate why it's so desirable.
LeMay - America's Car Museum in Tacoma features part of the biggest private car collection in the world, collected by Harold LeMay and his wife over several decades, as well as classic cars from other collections.
Why is Seattle such a great place to live? Let me count the ways.
Looking for things to do with kids in Seattle? Here's a list that includes popular spots like Seattle Center, but also lesser known spots.
A list of malls in the Seattle-Tacoma area as well as a few resources to help you find the best Black Friday sales and deals.
The best Tacoma beaches include Owen Beach in Point Defiance Park and Titlow Beach, but there are others located along lakes as well. Tacoma beaches may not be the first things that come to mind for things to do in a town situated along the Puget Sound, but they exist.
Shopping for your ideal wedding cake? Seattle and Tacoma are both home to several bakeries and specialty cake makers.
Best Movie Theaters in Seattle. Seattle / Tacoma.
Amazon.com's Headquarters. Seattle/Tacoma. Page 6.
Media and voice talent guests for Emerald City ComiCon 2013, as well as resources for how to get here, where to stay, restaurants nearby, and more.
Where can you find the best views in Seattle? Find out with this listing of view restaurants, viewpoints and places high above the city.
The Seattle-Tacoma area has two zoos--Woodland Park Zoo and Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium. Find out the pros and cons and which one is best for your to visit.
Got some time to kill at Sea-Tac International Airport? Find out what you can do to pass the time.
What to expect on the Redhook Brewery Tour, from which beers you'll get to taste to where to register for the tours.