Federal Way Summer Fun!

The outdoors is what makes life beautiful, so why not spend your summer days outside, enjoying mother nature. Washington is a beautiful place filled with so much beauty, it’s hard not to want to be apart of it. If you’re in the mood to get outside, enjoy fresh air and all that nature has to offer, then keep reading: 

  • Visit Hoh Rainforest
    It’s not every day that you are presented with the option of going to visit a rainforest, but for Washington locals – you have the ability. Hoh Rainforest is located on the Olympic Peninsula in western Washington State and it is absolutely stunning. If you’ve never been, you will have to make a day trip of it and enjoy your beautiful surroundings as well as learn a bit about the history of the rainforest.
  • Gas Works Park
    This park is one of Washington’s most well-known parks and it is truly amazing. This park is located on the site of a former Seattle Gas Light Company and now it just makes for the perfect picnic spot. Come check it out and enjoy the beautiful views!

Must Have Tech Gifts For Dad This Father’s Day!

It’s that time of year again, dad’s day is only a week away and we’re here to make sure you get him the best gift possible! If you’re still looking for some ideas, we’ve got you covered! Check out our list below: 

  • Symphonized Wraith Premium Genuine Wood Headphones
    Who says you can’t listen to music in style? These headphones are ideal for easy listening, and doing it in complete style. People will surely stop and stare at these bad boys because they have a clean and classic look to them.
  • Bose Sound Link Color Bluetooth Speaker II
    In this day and age, who doesn’t own a bluetooth speaker? You can bring bluetooth speakers anywhere and that’s the beauty in it. All you need to do is charge it up, get that bluetooth connection going and start bumping some tunes. This is a great gift for the man who loves to sing in the shower, or just listen to music wherever he wants.

Memorial Day Weekend In Federal Way!

Memorial Day Weekend brings people together, it allows people to relax and it gives people a chance to go out and enjoy themselves. With Seattle being Federal Way’s sister city, it is actually a blessing that it is so close because many events will be going on in Seattle during this weekend. Here are a few things you might want to check out:

  • Northwest Folklife Festival @ Seattle Center is going to be the talk of the town. This is one of the largest FREE folk festivals in the country and it is happening this Memorial Day Weekend! “Northwest Folklife Festival features over 7,000 performers, participatory dances, workshops, crafts, food, and more.” This is something you absolutely do not want to miss! For all other information about the festival, click here http://seattlepipeline.com/2017/05/09/free-northwest-folklife-festival-center-memorial-weekend/
  • Laser Shows @ Pacific Science Center Laser Dome will be happening all weekend including laser shows to popular artists such as Michael Jackson, The Beatles, Pink Floyd and Daft Punk. This is an experience that some people will only get to see once, so make sure you head on over to the Laser Dome at the Science Center and have a great time!

Family Fun In South Federal Way!

There is nothing better than spending quality time with the people you hold closest to your heart, which is why spending time with your family is so very important. It is not news that it can be slightly difficult trying to get everyone together due to conflicting schedules but when you are finally able to, it is extremely rewarding. So, what is there to do that the entire family will enjoy? Let’s take a look:

  • Steel Lake Park & Family Funland is the perfect place to go when you want to entertain everyone in your family. Kids will be able to enjoy the huge play structure, while adults can lay by the lake, enjoy some quiet time or even go fishing. This is the perfect place to go when the family wants to enjoy a beautiful day outside. Make sure to keep an eye out for ducks and arrive early, during warmer days the parking lot gets filled to the brim!
    2645 S 312th St
    Federal Way, WA 98003

    b/t S 24th Ave & S 28th Ave


Best BBQ In Town!

Finding a good BBQ joint in town when you aren’t in the hot South can often times be difficult. You want to get the best of the best, and although you’re in Washington and not in Texas or somewhere off in that area, that doesn’t mean that you still can’t find a place that knows how to do BBQ just right. When you find that perfect BBQ place in town, you go there, and you hold that place dearly to your heart because you’ll never know where else you’ll find another spot like it! Here’s where you should go:

  • BBQ Pete’s in Kent is the best BBQ joint in town! You won’t want to go anywhere else once you’ve tried this place. This “no-frills joint slinging Southern-style wood-pit BBQ & sides such as coleslaw, plus bottled beer” is the perfect place to come after a long day at work when you want to grab a slab of ribs, or maybe a pulled pork sandwich and down an ice cold beer. This will be your new favorite spot.
    6621 S 211th St #106, Kent, WA 98032

Fun For The Whole Family In South Federal Way

Family is important, which is why getting the family together every so often to take part in family-friendly activities is super crucial. When it comes to spending time with the people you love most, you need to do something exciting or at least something everyone will want to take part in. South Federal Way, this is your guide to family fun so let’s take a look at what you and your family can get into:

  • Steel Lake Park and Family Funland is just what it says. At this park you’ll be able to take part in fishing, swimming, cooking up something good on the BBQ grill and much more. Whether you want to go swimming in the lake, go for a brisk walk along the pathways or just lounge, this park has everything for families who just want to relax and have a great time. Don’t miss out, head on out to Steel Lake Park and Family Funland today!

Best Mexican Lunch In Town!

Let’s face it, you can absolutely and probably never will ever go wrong when choosing to dine at a Mexican restaurant for lunch. No matter where you go, most of the time, the atmosphere will be just good enough for you because the vibes are always fun. Puerto Vallarta not only has great vibes but it has delicious food! This “casual Mexican chain serving tacos, burritos & other classic dishes plus margaritas” is a local’s favorite and we know why. This is not to come to if you are just looking for a quick rice and bean combination plate because when you come here, you stay for awhile. The food is amazing, the atmosphere is fun, the staff is incredible so it makes complete sense as to why this is the best lunch spot in town!


A few things you need to try:

  • Shrimp & Spinach Enchilada
  • Pollo Carnitas
  • Burrito Manadero
  • Grilled Chicken Tacos
  • Grilled Asada Tacos

For full menu http://puertovallartarestaurantes.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/Port-Orchard-Lunch-Menu.pdf

Best Bars To Spend St. Patrick’s Day

Most people will all agree that St. Patrick’s Day is one of the funnest holidays of the year. People love to be festive! Busting out all of your green gear and going to a bar and drinking a bunch with friends is always a good time. Bars all over town will be filled with people dancing, eating, drinking and having fun. Here are a couple bars in the area that you can go to and drink up while enjoying your St. Patty’s Day:

  • TK Irish Pub is one of the most popular Irish Pubs in the area and it makes complete and total sense. This “easygoing tavern” offers many great deals, Irish Pub fare (which is the best) and obviously great drinks! This St. Patrick’s Day come in, get drunk and enjoy the good vibes and have a blast with everyone! Make sure to wear your green!
    109 South Meridian | Puyallup, WA
  • The Celtic Club Irish Pub is another great Irish pub right here in Washington that serves up the best Irish fare, generous Jameson shots and much more. This St. Patrick’s Day make sure to gear up in green and make a stop here!

Local Park: Steel Lake Park

Communities need parks because it makes it easy for people to get outside, enjoy themselves, get active and enjoy the fresh air. Your local park Steel Lake Park does just that. This park is a great place for the residents of Federal Way to come and relieve stress levels and just have a good time. It is so relaxing and there is always something to do here. This 52-acre lakeside park is so incredibly beautiful, which is why there is always someone here! During the summertime you can find fun, live concerts and performances. This park also includes a playground for the children, a volleyball pit and BBQ pits as well. It’s the perfect place to come when you want to get your family together and enjoy a nice Saturday family outing. Kids will enjoy playing on the playground and running into the lake, as adults can set out some chairs and blankets and relax or take a dip in the water!

2410 S 312th St, Federal Way, WA 98003

Local Attraction: Wild Waves Theme & Water Park

Who doesn’t love a theme park? Theme parks can be fun for everyone and anyone, no matter how old you are. You are lucky enough to have a local theme park right around the corner from your beautiful home! Not only is this a theme park…but it’s also a water park…which means, when summertime hits, you’ll be able to pop in and soak up the sun and enjoy many water rides! Wild Waves Theme & Water Park is the perfect place to come and celebrate a birthday as well, and the staff is very accommodating to parties and such.

So here’s what you need to do:

  • Either log onto their website and buy a single day pass, or if you’re looking to buy a season pass, click here. A 2017 season pass is only $64.99 (plus tax)
  • Get a group together. Make sure you bring people who love having FUN.
  • Come prepared to enjoy rides, eat some delicious food and laugh a lot.

For all other information visit their website.