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REMINDER: Zombie Fest Northwest is this SATURDAY, Sept. 15!

REMINDER: Zombie Fest Northwest is this SATURDAY, Sept. 15!

REMINDER: Hundreds of Zombies of all ages will gather for the 7th annual Zombie Fest Northwest, to celebrate the beginning of the haunting and holiday season this SATURDAY, Sept. 15, 2018! This FREE,... [Read more]

Des Moines Legacy Foundation’s Arts Gala will be Friday, Sept. 21

Des Moines Legacy Foundation’s Arts Gala will be Friday, Sept. 21

The Des Moines Legacy Foundation’s 4th Annual Arts Gala will be Friday, Sept. 21 at the Des Moines Beach Park Auditorium, starting at 6:30 p.m. Come support your local arts programs! Meet more... [Read more]

Mmmmm…Weekend Breakfast satisfies at Madi’s Steakhouse in Des Moines

Mmmmm…Weekend Breakfast satisfies at Madi’s Steakhouse in Des Moines

Welcome new Advertiser Madi’s Steakhouse, located on the Marine View Drive strip in lovely downtown Des Moines. Tuesday through Saturday evenings, Madi’s is the home to a blissful Happy Hour and delicious... [Read more]

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

County Council will likely cut funding for local tourism, give $135M to Safeco Field

By Scott Schaefer On Monday, Sept. 17, the King County Council will likely vote to cut funding for tourism in the south end, yet allocate $135 million in taxpayer money to subsidize the upkeep of Safeco... [Read more]

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What Can We Expect This Year?

The Elephant in the Locker Room: What Can We Expect This Year?

By Greg Wright Well, as I imagine you have heard or read, according to Monday Morning QB there certainly HAS been an elephant in the Seahawk lockerroom. Oh, really? Wow, what a revelation. Anybody who... [Read more]

It’s ‘Kids Day’ at Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

It’s ‘Kids Day’ at Saturday’s Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

The Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market is celebrating Back to School with Kid’s Day at the Market this Saturday, Sept. 8. You can still get your produce, flowers, crafts, wine, smoked cheese and... [Read more]

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Working to bring Visitors to Southwest King County

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority: Working to bring Visitors to Southwest King County

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority is the destination marketing organization for Southwest King County. The region referred to as “Seattle Southside” is comprised of the cities of SeaTac,... [Read more]

Festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8

Festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8

The festive English Fête returns Saturday, Sept. 8, from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m to St. Luke’s Episcopal Church in Renton. Festive village fêtes are fairs, a perennial tradition in the UK, complete with... [Read more]

‘Old Roy’ monument dedicated to local Bootlegging history unveiled

‘Old Roy’ monument dedicated to local Bootlegging history unveiled

Hosted in Des Moines by the Woodmont Country Club on the shores of Puget Sound, The Good Bootlegger’s Guild recently held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to reveal a new bronze and stone monument overlooking... [Read more]

REMINDER: Brews, blues & more at Blues & Brews Fest this SATURDAY!

REMINDER: Brews, blues & more at Blues & Brews Fest this SATURDAY!

REMINDER: Join the Rotary Club of Des Moines/Normandy Park this SATURDAY, Aug. 25 for the biggest bash of the summer – the 9th Annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest! Dozens of craft beer makers,... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Nutting girls’ Lemonade Stand raises $1,400 for DM Police Foundation

PHOTOS: Nutting girls’ Lemonade Stand raises $1,400 for DM Police Foundation

On Tuesday, Aug. 21, Natalie & Lilah Nutting – daughters of Des Moines Councilmember Jeremy Nutting – held their third annual Lemonade Stand fundraiser, this year to benefit the Des Moines Police... [Read more]

Enjoy an evening of Nordic music at Des Moines United Methodist Church this Sat.

Enjoy an evening of Nordic music at Des Moines United Methodist Church this Sat.

Des Moines United Methodist Church will be presenting ‘Nordic Voyages,’ an evening of music by Nordic composers, this Saturday, Aug. 25, starting at 7 p.m. Soprano Laura Loge and Pianist/composer... [Read more]

Chess4Life event will be this Wednesday, Aug. 22

Chess4Life event will be this Wednesday, Aug. 22

A ‘Chess4Life’ event will happen in Des Moines this Wednesday, Aug. 22: Children’s Home Society of Washington, Washington State Association (WSA) of Head Start and Early Childhood Education... [Read more]

The FINAL 2018 ‘Music in the Park’ will feature The Beatniks Wednesday night

The FINAL 2018 ‘Music in the Park’ will feature The Beatniks Wednesday night

The final ‘Music in the Park’ FREE concert for Summer 2018 will feature The Beatniks performing at Des Moines Beach Park this Wednesday night, Aug. 22, from 7 – 8:30 p.m. Hosted by Destination... [Read more]

The clearest air in the region is at the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

The clearest air in the region is at the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market

Come to the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market for the clean air, stay for the amazing produce, baked goods, other faboulus food and local artisans and take in the beautiful view along with live... [Read more]

4 Bands, Giant Beer Pong, Beer & more at Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest Aug. 25

4 Bands, Giant Beer Pong, Beer & more at Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Fest Aug. 25

One of the region’s premier blues music events returns to the shores of Des Moines on Saturday, Aug. 25, as the 9th Annual Poverty Bay Blues and Brews Fest takes over Des Moines Beach Park. More than... [Read more]

REMINDER: Danny Vernon Elvis tribute TONIGHT at Des Moines Beach Park

REMINDER: Danny Vernon Elvis tribute TONIGHT at Des Moines Beach Park

Elvis impersonator Danny Vernon will perform for FREE TONIGHT – Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018 – at Des Moines Beach Park. Danny will start at 7 p.m., and won’t have to leave the building until 8:30... [Read more]

Interactive ‘StormFest’ is coming to Des Moines Beach Park Oct. 10-11

Interactive ‘StormFest’ is coming to Des Moines Beach Park Oct. 10-11

‘StormFest’ is an interactive stormwater science focused educational festival for 6th grade students in the Highline School District, and it’s coming to Des Moines Beach Park on Oct.... [Read more]

Des Moines residents plan to fight human trafficking with new film ‘Crowbar’

Des Moines residents plan to fight human trafficking with new film ‘Crowbar’

Two local Des Moines residents – Carri Litowitz of The Genesis Project, and Lee Ryan Coston, a freelance filmmaker – have teamed up to fight human trafficking and child abuse with a new film called... [Read more]

All-Day Festival this SATURDAY with 9 bands at Des Moines First Baptist Church

All-Day Festival this SATURDAY with 9 bands at Des Moines First Baptist Church

THIS SATURDAY, Aug. 11, there will be an All Day Community Festival at Des Moines First Baptist Church, which will feature 9 musical acts! Starting at 9 a.m., guests can enjoy a cascade of nine different... [Read more]