Tag Archives: Summer Activities

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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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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Get Face-to-Face with the Pacific Northwest on a Group Canoe Tour at Mercer Slough

Paddling along the canal at Mercer Slough Nature Park. Photo by Merrill Images. These days, convention attendees are looking to return home from their trips with much more than pages crammed with notes, stacks of business cards, and brains bursting … Continue reading

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You Can Sleep in the Fall

By Monica Fischer Meydenbauer Beach Park by Merrill Images The Pacific Northwest is known for its active inhabitants, hearty enough to brave any weather condition with a little Gortex and a lot of determination. But when the long, light days … Continue reading

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Tee Time

By Andrew Collins | This article originally appeared in the 2015 Bellevue Visitor Guide. The Golf Club at Newcastle. Photo by Jigar Brahmbhatt. The local golf scene is abuzz this year, as Chambers Bay Golf Course, about 50 miles southwest … Continue reading

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Summer Camp, Step Aside… Bellevue’s Got Beer Camp

Generally speaking, summer camp is just for kids, which is almost enough to make you a little jealous of them. Taking the week off to play with all their pals – what could be better? Beer camp, that’s what! And, … Continue reading

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Spend the Evening under the Stars at Bellevue Summer Outdoor Movies

Bundle up the whole family, grab blankets and lawn chairs and head to Bellevue Downtown Park, where the Parks & Community Services Department presents Bellevue Summer Outdoor Movies, free movies with popcorn every Tuesday from July 1 through August 19. … Continue reading

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Take the Scenic Route with Bellevue Zip Tour this Spring

Take the scenic route through Bellevue’s Eastgate Park with the brand new aerial zip line tour, opening April 5th. Bellevue Zip Tour kicks-off the sunny season with the grand opening of King County’s only zip line adventure – and we … Continue reading

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Stay Here, See Everywhere: Bellevue as a Launch Pad to the Northwest

With the kids out of school and the sun making a more prominent presence in the Pacific Northwest, now is the time to begin planning your weekend outdoor adventures. Bellevue is the gateway to the entire Puget Sound Region. Within … Continue reading

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