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
Category - Good Eats
Thursday, August 1, 2019 2:00 PM by Experience Olympia & Beyond
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.
Friday, July 19, 2019 10:00 AM by Experience Olympia & Beyond
Summer is the season for burgers! Whether you’re enjoying a cookout with friends and family or dining out at your favorite neighborhood spot, we all get a craving for burgers and fries. Luckily the Olympia region is home to a unique collection of burger joints, all serving up decidedly
Thursday, March 14, 2019 1:00 PM by Experience Olympia & Beyond
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
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
Thursday, July 26, 2018 9:00 AM by Experience Olympia & Beyond
Situated between two well-known Pacific Northwest culinary capitals of Portland and Seattle, it was only a matter of time before Olympia would be discovered for its innovative, locally-focused dining. Recently recognized by
Friday, May 4, 2018 9:00 AM by Experience Olympia & Beyond
Fresh fare and a commitment to doing things a little differently abounds here in Washington’s Capital region. With countless family-owned farms and a creative culinary crowd, we suggest visitors come hungry. Those looking to sample from the source can plan a trip using the Bountiful Byway,
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 3:00 PM by Experience Olympia & Beyond
Lovely lavender has long been known as a calming and medicinal herb when used in aromatherapy, potpourris and soaps. In decidedly different fashion, the Olympia region’s local artisans work with Evergreen Valley Lavender Farm to bring this lovable herb to the table. Sourcing a fresh
It's festival season in the Olympia region and it’s all about the fresh fare and culinary talent. Foodies rejoice!
From the two brew fests that celebrate the region’s history of brewing excellence to the quirky happenings at the Thurston County Fairgrounds, visitors