The sun is out, and it’s time to reconnect and adventure with friends and family. Hop in your car, pack a bit of sunscreen (and maybe an umbrella because you never know in the PNW) and savor a bit of rejuvenating slow-down time in the Olympia region. Don’t forget to be a responsible
Thursday, June 18, 2020 11:00 AM by Experience Olympia & Beyond
Our local businesses are ready to serve, greeting you with a smile behind their face coverings. Restauranteurs and business owners have worked tirelessly to change processes and physical spaces to operate safely.
As we begin recreating responsibly, plan an hour (or day) to get out of the
Tuesday, February 11, 2020 3:00 PM by Experience Olympia & Beyond
Make this Valentine’s Day one to remember. Ditch the chocolate and flowers and explore a handcrafted escape in the Olympia region. There’s a trail for every traveler—whether you’re a nature lover, culture & arts buff, wine connoisseur, beer aficionado or coffee
Thursday, August 22, 2019 11:00 AM
In recent years, the explosion of craft beer has brought more urban and family-friendly breweries to cities and main streets throughout the United States. And here in the Olympia region, the situation is no different. From family-friendly micro-breweries to sprawling taprooms with delectable
Thursday, August 1, 2019 2:00 PM
August is hot! Folks are finding exciting ways to cool off, from swan diving into a swimming hole or breaking out the board for watersports. But, nothing cools you off better than an ice-cold beer. Even better when the beer is brewed with the highest quality, local ingredients.
Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:00 PM
Travel transforms lives. Really.
Just ask Micaela Ferwerda, an Up With People representative, who said it’s “All about immersing yourself in small cultural experiences.” According to her, “It’s easy to stick to the beaten path; traveling
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 8:00 AM
Always on the quest to become the coolest parent ever but still searching for the perfect place to bring the family for spring break? A week off of school and work is a long time, so better make the most of it! The Olympia region has exactly what you're looking for. Here, family-friendly
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 2:00 PM
The season of love is upon us. Whether you adore this sweet season or count the minutes to February 15, we’ve got you covered with some decidedly different Valentine’s Day-inspired travel plans. Behold, five ways to take the Hallmark out of the holiday throughout Olympia and
Friday, December 14, 2018 12:00 PM
Before you make reservations or plan your night out, be sure you have a place to crash safely! Follow the link below to book a room and get the party started: