We here at What’s Up NW love Seattle’s Southside (what’s up Tukwila, Des Moines and Seatac?) and all of the things to do south of the city. We’ve teamed up with Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority to bring you some fun and different activities to enjoy this summer with the whole family!
Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market: Saturdays, June–September
This summer, the farm comes to you at the Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market every Saturday 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.! Fresh, local and sustainable are the norm at the market, which brings crafters, an array of food vendors, and a multitude of fresh seasonal crops direct from the growers to Des Moines Marina for a relaxing shopping experience. Don’t forget to bring your canvas totes! For more information, check out their Facebook page.
Summer Dining Series at Cedarbrook Lodge with Alexandria Nicole Cellars – June 13
Alexandria Nicole Cellars was founded in 1998 on Destiny Ridge Vineyard located in the Horse Heaven Hills and overlooking the majestic Columbia River. They embrace the unique terroir and believe that quality starts in the vineyard, nurturing the fruit quality from bud to bottle. Enjoy Alexandria Nicole Cellars’ best wines paired with a one hour welcome reception and seasonally inspired, five-course dinner on the Copperleaf Terrace. $125 per person. For reservations, please call (206)-214-4282.
Tukwila Pride Festival 2019 – June 15
Tukwila Pride is the first-ever pride festival in the diverse and culture-fluid city of Tukwila! Enjoy live music and drag performances to celebrate diversity, culture, community and pride. Performers include Visage “Legs” Larue, DJ Mighty Marc and Juliet Hellfire. Tukwilapride.org
Lesley is the founder and editor of What’s Up NW. Prior to creating WhatsUpNW.com, she was the Seattle city editor for AskMissA.com. For both publications, Lesley has covered fashion shows, openings, and local charity events. She has written numerous articles shining the light on local businesses, encouraging readers to always shop local.