Category Archives: Downtown Bellevue

Fresh Fall Fun in Bellevue

Because it’s the season when kids head back to school and the rest of us relax back into our post-summer routines, fall often feels like the season of familiarity. Our favorite network TV shows return to the airwaves, our favorite … Continue reading

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5 Must-Do Experiences in Bellevue

Let’s be honest: You have only about a month and a half before spending money on yourself will become frowned upon. Once the holidays approach, you’ll be shopping to make someone else happy. Before you embark on that noble endeavor, … Continue reading

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Bellevue Washington: Hiking Boots to High Heels

   Written by – Sharon Linton I was that 8 year old girl who wore shorts under my dress so I could climb a tree or do a cartwheel during recess. I grew up to be a woman who is … Continue reading

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Bellevue Fall Convention Spotlight: SNAME Maritime Convention 2016

SNAME Maritime Convention 2016 Tuesday, November 1 – Saturday, November 5  Early this November, Bellevue will be hailing the region’s coastal roots with the arrival of SNAME, for their annual convention! We’re thrilled to welcome this internationally-recognized society and their members to … Continue reading

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Bellevue Summer Convention Spotlight: GTOAA Nationals

Summer approaches, and so does summer convention season in Bellevue! The team at Visit Bellevue Washington works to connect meeting planners with their perfect venue, hotels and activities, and while we love every season here at Visit Bellevue, we locals … Continue reading

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Spend the Day Solo in Bellevue

Three Dog Night was wrong. When you choose to spend 24 hours doing exactly what you want to do, when and where you want to do it, one isn’t the loneliest number at all—it’s the loveliest! If you’re already away … Continue reading

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The Definitive Guide to Summer in Bellevue

Here is our dilemma this summer: How will we swim, run, hike, bike, paddle, dance, eat, drink, golf, shop, cheer on our favorite teams and catch all the action of the Olympics? It’s going to take a Herculean effort, but … Continue reading

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Take Me Out to Bellevue Before the Ballgame

By Monica Fischer If you’re a visitor to Bellevue, there’s a mode of local transportation you may not be aware of, but really shouldn’t miss. It’s called the Seattle Mariners bandwagon, and it’s one of the most exhilarating rides in … Continue reading

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6 Fun Ways to Celebrate Mother’s Day in (and around) Bellevue

By Monica Fischer Bellevue Botanical Garden Enjoy light refreshments, live music and some of the most beautiful scenery on the Eastside at the Bellevue Botanical Garden’s celebration of Mother’s Day. Join fellow flower and garden enthusiasts at the free 1 … Continue reading

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5 Essential Spring Trends at The Bellevue Collection

By Monica Fischer We aren’t crazy about spring cleaning, but we do love the yearly ritual of packing away our bulky, neutral winter clothes and sprucing up our wardrobe with breezy, colorful pieces from local shops. In anticipation of that … Continue reading

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