LOCAL HAPPENINGS

FUN AROUND THE SOUND

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PUMPKIN PATCHES

Carve out some fun fall adventures this year!

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Serres Farm

With its big red barn, duck races, thousands of pumpkins ready to be picked, sunflowers and corn stalks, a corn maze, an animal train, and a pumpkin wash station, it's clear why this Redmond farm is a family favorite.

Covid-19 Update: Masks are required and visitors are asked to do their best to maintain social distancing. Serres Farm is currently watching the ever-changing COVID restrictions and at this time anticipate being open and as "normal" as possible.

20306 N.E. 50th St
Redmond, WA 98053
425-868-3017

Dates: Weekends, Oct, 3-31, 2020
Hours: 9 a.m.–7 p.m.
Cost: Free

Fox Hollow Farm

Fox Hollow Farm will have lots of fresh-picked organic Honeycrisp apples from their orchard and fresh sweet corn to buy. Plus guests may explore their Haunted Trail around the farm with an outdoor hay maze, spooky Halloween characters and decor, and their magical pumpkin patch full of many different varieties of pumpkins and gourds! The trail takes about 35-45 minutes to complete and weaves through many animal encounters, ending in the pumpkin patch and greenhouse.

Covid-19 Update: Brings those masks along. Fox Hollow Farm is requiring masks to be worn in all common areas unless you are dining. They have also set up extra hand sanitizer stations and will be disinfecting everything throughout the day to keep everyone healthy.

12031 Issaquah-Hobart Rd. S.E.
Issaquah, WA
425-996-0575

Dates: Sept. 17-Oct. 31, 2020
Hours: Opens at 10 a.m. with select times available (you must choose a session time online before arriving)
Cost: $55/car for up to 6 people for Fall Festival

Stocker Farms

In addition to a 10-acre pumpkin patch and 7-acre corn maze, this farm features over 30 attractions, including hayrides, an apple blaster cannon, barrel train, ball zone, corn crib, tire mountain, rubber duck races, an animal barn, face painting, a pumpkin cannon, craft booths and more!

Covid-19 Update: Tickets must now be purchased in advance online. Common areas and surfaces will be cleaned and sanitized regularly. Once again, sport those face masks!

Corn Maze & Pumpkin Events at Red Barn
8705 Marsh Rd.
Snohomish, WA 98296
360-568-7391

Dates: Oct. 1-31, 2020
Hours: 10 a.m.–6 p.m.  
Cost: $11.95–$19.95; Season Pass $49.95; Free, kids 2 & under. Online tickets available.

The Farm at Swan’s Trail in Snohomish

Check out this 50-acre pumpkin patch and 12-acre corn maze in the shape of Washington state! Catch the live duck races, try your hand at the nine-hole putting course, take a wagon ride, enjoy kettle corn and hot drinks, listen to Farmer Ben's famous Four Little Pigs show and more! A few of the activities, such as the corn box, the hay maze and the jumping pillows will be closed this year but the pumpkin patch, U-pick apples and food areas are open without the need for tickets. View the activity list here.

Covid-19 Update: Timed weekend tickets are required so attendance can be limited in high traffic areas (not required on weekdays). Walk-ups will only be allowed if capacity hasn’t been reached. Don’t forget your masks as they are required, too.

7301 Rivershore Rd.
Snohomish, WA 98290
425-334-4124

Dates: Now–Oct. 31, 2020
Hours: Mon.- Sun., 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Oct. 31, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Field trips by reservation only, 9:30 a.m.-noon.
Cost: $18; Free, kids 2 & under. Buy your tickets online.

Craven Farm

With a 20-acre pumpkin patch (and more than 30 varieties of pumpkins), a 15-acre Alice-in-Pumpkin Land-themed corn maze, hayrides, mini golf, storytelling, rubber duck races, a pumpkin slinger, petting zoo and donut and espresso bar, this farm covers all the bases.

Covid-19 Update: Craven Farm has a new 70’ x 30’ animal barn with 15” entrances to maximize air flow and also allow for one-way traffic. The gift shop will also have one-way entrances and exits. They have also set up additional food concession stands and another ticket booth to help with traffic.

13817 Short School Rd.
Snohomish, WA 98290
360-568-2601

Dates: Now–Oct. 31, 2020
Hours: Daily, 9:30 a.m.– 6:00 p.m.; Closing at 3:00 p.m. on Oct. 31st
Cost: NO ENTRANCE FEE & NO TIMED ENTRY Event details.

Bob's Corn & Pumpkin Farm

Take a free hayride out to the 40-acre pumpkin patch where you will find over 60 varieties of pumpkins from ginormous 200 pounders to mini pumpkins. There are also John Deere tricycles for the kids, playground, cow train, pony rides, hayrides, face painting, kids' corn maze, apple cannon, and corn crib. And if that's not enough...you can book a personal bonfire here as well. They have a total of 18 fire pits inside the corn maze that can be rented out for small and large groups. Firewood and tiki torches are provided.

Covid-19 Update: Bob’s is committed to customer safety and following all CDC guidelines. Tickets will be timed and must be purchased prior to your visit. No tickets can be bought at the gate this year. Masks will be required at the farm as well as social distancing of six feet.

10917 Elliott Rd.
Snohomish, WA 98296
360-668-2506

Dates: Now–Oct. 31, 2020
Hours:10 a.m.–6 p.m.
Cost: $15–$20, depending on the date. Event details.

Bailey Vegetables

In addition to the U-pick fields, this family farm boasts lots of free harvest fun during the weekends. Pick some apples from the orchard and enjoy your fall day in their wide-open spaces. The pumpkin patch is open daily during the month of October, but you'll find farm activities and concessions on weekends only.

Covid-19 Update: The Pumpkin Barn and Play Area will be closed this season due to Covid concerns. But they do plan to turn their barn into a huge pumpkin showcase area. Additional barriers are set up and face masks and social distancing are required.

12711 Springhetti Rd.
Snohomish, WA 98296
360-568-8826

Dates: Oct. 1-31, 2020
Hours: Weekdays, 12 p.m.–5 p.m.; Weekends, 10 p.m. -5 p.m.
Cost: Free

Remlinger Farms

Ride on the steam train, check out the 4-H barnyard, explore the hay maze and toddler play area, and take a spin on the “Flying Pumpkins."  There are also pony rides (reservations required, $5/rider), performances in the farm theater, blow-up bouncers, a giant slide, mini roller coaster, and of course, pumpkins in the U-pick pumpkin fields. This year, if you reserve tickets for the Family Fun Park, you get a free pumpkin. So keep a hold of those wristbands. Also, you can reserve your very own firepit this year!

Covid-19 Update: Masks are required, so bring them along. Also, be sure to social distance. All safety precautions are being taken to ensure a safe and fun time.

32610 N.E. 32nd St.
Carnation, WA 98014
425-333-4135

Dates: Weekends, Now-Oct. 31, 2020. 
Hours: Sat. & Sun., 10:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Farm Market is open daily from 9:30 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Cost: $24.95/ kids & adults; $22.95/seniors & disabled; Free, kids 2 & under. Event details.

Two Brothers Pumpkin Patch

This family owned pumpkin patch includes cornstalks, mini hay bales, a large variety of winter squash, seasonal vegetables and both U-pick and pre-picked pumpkins and gourds in all kinds of varieties. While you're there, be sure to visit with the farm's animals in the barn.

Covid-19 Update: Face masks and social distancing highly encouraged.

7110 310th Ave. N.E.
Carnation, WA 98014
425-333-4313

Dates: Sept. 26–Oct. 31, 2020
Hours: Daily, 9:30 a.m.–6 p.m.
Cost: Free

Oxbow Farm

Oxbow Farm offers U-pick organic pumpkins of all shapes and sizes. Kids can enjoy a living playground with tunnels, domes, and a tee-pee covered in gourds, beans, hops, and other greenery. Make sure and check out the farm stand that is stocked with seasonal produce, veggies, leafy greens, squash, fruit, green beans, and more.

Covid-19 Update: Vaccines have slowed the spread of COVID-19 in Washington, but masks are still an important tool in preventing the transmission of the virus. All visitors must wear masks when inside the Farm Stand and restrooms. 

10819 Carnation-Duvall Rd. N.E.
Carnation, WA 98014
425-788-1134

Dates: Weekends, Oct. 3-31, 2020
Hours: 10 a.m.–4 p.m.
Cost: Free parking, entry, and activities. Pre-registration via Eventbrite is FREE and highly encouraged. Event details.

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LOCAL FARMER'S MARKETS

Local Farmer's Markets are opening their stands for fall... with some modifications. These markets are critical to keeping our local farmers in business and support local food systems—as well as providing access points to fresh, healthy foods.

Click the links below to review the safety rules before visiting the market.

Bellevue Walk-Through Market

OPEN NOW THROUGH OCT
Thursdays, 3-7pm

1717 Bellevue Way NE, Bellevue
bellevuefarmersmarket.org

West Seattle Farmers Market

OPEN YEAR ROUND
Sundays, 10am-2pm

California Ave SW & SW Alaska, Seattle
seattlefarmersmarkets.org

Redmond Saturday Market

OPEN NOW THROUGH OCT
Saturdays, 9am-2pm

Overlake Church, Redmond
redmondsaturdaymarket.org

U-District Farmers Market

OPEN YEAR ROUND
Saturdays, 9am-2pm

The "Ave" between 50th & 52nd, Seattle
seattlefarmersmarkets.org

Pike Place Farmers Market

OPEN YEAR ROUND
Daily, 9am-5pm

Pike Place & Pine Street, Seattle
pikeplacemarket.org

Ballard Farmers Market

OPEN YEAR ROUND
Sundays, 9am-2pm

22nd Ave NW & NW Market St, Seattle
sfmamarkets.com

Madrona Farmers Market

OPEN NOW THROUGH OCT
Fridays, 3-7pm

Madrona Grocery Outlet, Seattle
sfmamarkets.com

ROMANTIC SUNSET VIEWS

Take in amazing sunset views at these memorable spots in the Greater Seattle Area

Marina Park

KIRKLAND

Enjoy the picturesque Lake Washington sunsets and cool lake breezes from the gazebo or docks at Marina Park.

Juanita Beach Park

KIRKLAND

A lovely spot to take in the sunset, Juanita Beach offers some stunning views of the Seattle skyline over Lake Washington and a chance to see local wildlife.

Meydenbauer Bay Park

BELLEVUE

Near downtown Bellevue on the shores of Lake Washington, Meydenbauer Bay Park offers gorgeous sunset views from the beach or the large fishing pier.

Bellevue Downtown Park

BELLEVUE

This 1-acre oasis in the heart of Bellevue provides unforgettable sunset views of the city skyline and Mount Rainier reflected in a massive waterfall fountain.

Chism Beach Park

BELLEVUE

Tucked away in West Bellevue, Chism Beach Park offers amazing sunsets overlooking the sandy beaches of Lake Washington.

Newcastle Beach Park

BELLEVUE

Walk along a large 300-foot dock with marvelous sunset views of the lake and the surrounding nature at Newcastle Beach Park.

Luther Burbank Park

MERCER ISLAND

Right along the shores of Lake Washington, Luther Burbank Park offers breathtaking sunset views of the Seattle and Bellevue city skylines.

Carkeek Park

SEATTLE

Carkeek Park is great to visit any time of day, but it really shines in the warm glow of the sunset with views of the Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains.

Dr. Jose Rizal Park

SEATTLE

A unique skyline of Seattle. Dr. Jose Rizel Park offers a great view of South Downtown as well as Elliot Bay.

Kerry Park

SEATTLE

Often voted the most romantic spot to kiss, Kerry Park offers one of the best views of the Space Needle and the Seattle skyline.

Alki Beach

SEATTLE

The Venice Beach of Seattle. Alki Beach provides some of the most spectacular sunsets of the Seattle skyline and the mountains.

Pier 62/63 – Pier 66

SEATTLE

Stroll from Pier 62/63 to Pier 66 to catch a unique sunset view of the city, the Ferris Wheel, Mt. Rainier, Elliot Bay, and the Olympics.

Discovery Park

SEATTLE

Discovery Park offers breathtaking views including the Puget Sound, the Olympic Mountains, and Mt. Rainier - plus a lighthouse!

Gas Works Park

SEATTLE

Gas Works Park offers panoramic sunset views of the Seattle skyline over Lake Union.

Lake Union Park

SEATTLE

Lake Union Park is a unique urban gem with great views of the lake and Space Needle, a fountain, large grassy areas, boating docks and even the MOHAI.

Golden Gardens

SEATTLE

A perfect place to catch a beach sunset, Golden Gardens offers beautiful views of the Puget Sound and the Olympic Mountains.