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Hydro Driver Steve Huff seeking Sponsors for summer race season

Hydro Driver Steve Huff seeking Sponsors for summer race season

Seafair is returning to its roots of hosting the best in Northwest hydroplane racing, and recently announced that the e350 class hydroplanes will be returning this year, along with the H1 Unlimited Hydros. Local... [Read more]

Maury Island Incident Historical Society releases list of Top Songs for UFO Lovers

Maury Island Incident Historical Society releases list of Top Songs for UFO Lovers

The Maury Island Incident Historical Society this week released its list of the top songs for UFO lovers – just in time for National UFO Day (June 24) and World UFO Day (July 2) celebrations. Steve... [Read more]

Mt. Rainier High Class of ’69’s 50-year Reunion will be Saturday, Sept. 14

Mt. Rainier High Class of ’69’s 50-year Reunion will be Saturday, Sept. 14

Calling all 69er Rams – your Mt. Rainier High School Class of ’69 will be holding its 50th Reunion on Saturday, Sept. 14! Rainier Golf & Country Club 11133 Des Moines Memorial Drive Seattle,... [Read more]

4th of July Fireworks will light up skies above Des Moines Marina & Beach Park

4th of July Fireworks will light up skies above Des Moines Marina & Beach Park

Destination Des Moines’ 4th of July Fireworks event will light up the skies above the Des Moines Marina and Beach Park on Independence Day, starting at around 10:30 p.m. Please note the list of... [Read more]

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Opening of Highline Heritage Museum an historic occasion

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Opening of Highline Heritage Museum an historic occasion

On Friday afternoon, June 14, the new Highline Heritage Museum held a Grand Opening and Community Ribbon Cutting celebration. The new museum – appropriately located in the heart of Burien at the corner... [Read more]

Celebrate (or shop for) Dad at the Des Moines Farmers Market this Saturday!

Celebrate (or shop for) Dad at the Des Moines Farmers Market this Saturday!

From our friends at the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market: We love Dads, so we are making the Market special just for him. Alaska Weathervane Scallops Seafood Food Truck, Pecos Pit Bar-B-Que Food Truck,... [Read more]

REMINDER: Highline Heritage Museum Ribbon Cutting is FRIDAY at 4 p.m.!

REMINDER: Highline Heritage Museum Ribbon Cutting is FRIDAY at 4 p.m.!

REMINDER: The Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration of the Highline Heritage Museum is this FRIDAY, June 14, 2019, from 4 – 6 p.m.! The new museum is located on the corner of Ambaum Blvd. SW... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Sneak peek of new Highline Heritage Museum, which opens Fri., June 14

PHOTOS: Sneak peek of new Highline Heritage Museum, which opens Fri., June 14

On Saturday night, June 8, a sneak preview of the brand new Highline Heritage Museum was held for volunteers and community members, including Elston Hill, who shares some great photos below. “We... [Read more]

Drag Queen Story Hour will be Monday, June 17 at Des Moines Library

Drag Queen Story Hour will be Monday, June 17 at Des Moines Library

Celebrate Pride at the Drag Queen Story Hour, coming to the Des Moines Library from 11 a.m. – Noon on Monday, June 17. This is a free family program, all ages welcome. “What do drag queens and... [Read more]

Saturday will mark the one-year anniversary of Des Moines ‘Parkrun’

Saturday will mark the one-year anniversary of Des Moines ‘Parkrun’

This Saturday (June 8) will mark the one-year anniversary of Des Moines weekly ‘Parkrun.’ The Des Moines Legacy Foundation contributed $5,000 to launch this effort to provide both a healthful... [Read more]

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s annual Auction is this Saturday

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s annual Auction is this Saturday

Des Moines United Methodist Church’s annual Auction is this Saturday, June 8. Doors open at 10 a.m. and close at 6:05 p.m. “Come leisurely bid on hundreds of items!” Live auction starts... [Read more]

Destination Des Moines ‘Smoke on the Water’ Community BBQ will be July 10

Destination Des Moines ‘Smoke on the Water’ Community BBQ will be July 10

Destination Des Moines’ 2019 Community ‘Smoke on the Water’ fundraiser BBQ will be Wednesday, July 10, from 5– 7 p.m. at Des Moines Beach Park. All proceeds from this community event... [Read more]

Tribute to Jimi Hendrix by ‘A New Randy Hansen Experience’ will be Sat., June 29

Tribute to Jimi Hendrix by ‘A New Randy Hansen Experience’ will be Sat., June 29

A tribute to Jimi Hendrix by ‘A New Randy Hansen Experience’ will be performed at the Des Moines Beach Auditorium on Saturday, June 29, 2019, starting at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 and are... [Read more]

See ‘The Maury Island Incident’ FREE at McMenamins Elks Temple Tues., July 2!

See ‘The Maury Island Incident’ FREE at McMenamins Elks Temple Tues., July 2!

Your next – and FREE – chance to see the award-winning, locally shot and produced film “The Maury Island Incident” will be Tuesday, July 2 at the amazingly restored McMenamins Elks Temple... [Read more]

REMINDER: Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market opens this Saturday!

REMINDER: Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market opens this Saturday!

REMINDER: Opening Day for the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market is this Saturday, June 1, 2019, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.! This is a free event held in the north parking lot of the Marina that will run... [Read more]

Patrice Thorell honored with 2019 Legacy Award

Patrice Thorell honored with 2019 Legacy Award

At Saturday’s dedication ceremony for the new Marinascope sculpture, longtime resident Patrice Thorell was honored with the 2019 Legacy Award from the Des Moines Legacy Foundation. Below is a photo... [Read more]