Take a Train Ride Through Snoqualmie Valley
Fun for the whole family: the Northwest Railway Museum is now hosting socially distanced, scenic train rides through the upper Snoqualmie Valley. You can now also visit the Train Exhibit Hall Thursdays-Sundays. Tickets must be purchased in advance. More here.
Bellevue Teen Publishes Poetry Book
Sejal Akerkar, a Sammamish High School sophomore, recently self-published a collection of poetry on Amazon, walking down the sensory strip. The poetry collection sheds light on her triumphs and struggles as a young woman of color. All of the book’s proceeds will be donated to Udayan Care. You can purchase the paperback for $11.99 or download the Kindle version for $7.99 on Amazon.
Tulip Festival Reimagined for 2021
Spring is in the air and the tulips are blooming. The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival is made up of several events and activities spanning flower fields throughout the area during April. You can see the beautiful tulips in a safe and socially distanced manner this year. More here.
Sea-Tac Airport Has a New Testing Center
There’s a new COVID-19 testing station at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. The testing facility, hosted by XpresCheck, has a daily testing capacity of more than 500 tests. It will administer both the Rapid Molecular COVID-19 Test and the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test to passengers ages 5 and up. More here.
Vanilla Lime Mule
(Sponsored) Try our Crown Royal Vanilla Lime Mule cocktail recipe, with Crown Royal Vanilla Whisky, ginger beer, and bitters. Learn how to make this drink here.