Category Archives: Summer Fun

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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The Bellevue Summer Festival Checklist

It’s pretty easy to tell when summer has come to Bellevue, Washington. The sun is shining, and that means you will find the outdoors-loving Pacific Northwest inhabitant outside soaking up the vitamin D in a constant state of activity until … Continue reading

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Channel Your Inner Olympian in Bellevue

In anticipation of the Summer Olympics, which kick off in Brazil with an opening ceremony on Aug. 5, we’ve compiled a list of sports and activities that will allow you to channel your inner athlete—or cheer on your favorite competitors—in … 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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6 Stalls to Stop by at the Bellevue Farmers Market

Summer is still a few weeks away, but one of our favorite warm-weather pastimes has already returned, and we couldn’t be happier. The Bellevue Farmers Market opened May 12, and we stopped by to soak up the sun, sample the … 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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Stroll Bellevue

 By Megan Hill  | This article originally appeared in the 2015 Bellevue Visitor’s Guide Coal Creek Trail For those more into leisurely ambles than aggressive ascents, Bellevue offers amazing strolls through botanical garden paths, massive parks, and even a slough. … Continue reading

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Bellevue Summer Bucket List

Summer in Bellevue is…. perfection. The only problem is, it just never seems to last long enough! Here’s our bucket list of 10 things (in no particular order) that you absolutely MUST do in Bellevue before the sweet sunny days … Continue reading

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It’s Not Summer Until You…

Sometimes seasons just fly by, and by the end we’re left wondering if it happened at all. Each of us has certain things we need to do for it to feel like summer. Here are some of our favorite Bellevue … Continue reading

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