Feel Good Friday: A Docuseries, a Mural, and Treehouses

Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority Launches Seattle Southside Scenes

The Seattle Southside Regional Tourism Authority (RTA) recently announced the launch of the Seattle Southside Scenes campaign. The campaign showcases the region’s art, history, and culture through a docuseries uncovering the stories behind iconic landmarks, hidden gems, and their creators. Learn more here.

Downtown Olympia Mural Honors Formerly Homeless College Graduate

Who doesn’t love stories about overcoming adversity? The new mural on the exterior of the historic Capitol Theater in Downtown Olympia honors Crystal Allenton and her resilience and achievements throughout her life. Learn more about the mural project here.

Welcome Home — For a Few Days

It’s been over a year since Gov. Jay Inslee’s stay-at-home order went into effect. We’ve been strong and resilient. We’ve picked up new hobbies, helped our neighbors, and have probably played too many hours of Animal Crossing: New Horizons. Though international travel might still be on hold, we’ve gathered up a few Washington Airbnb stays that will make you feel like you’re on the other side of the world. We all need a change of scenery. Even if it’s in our backyard.

Tasty Carbs Since 1938

When in Olympia, swing by Wagner’s Bakery & Café, a European bakery on Capitol Way in downtown. Grab a giant frosted sugar cookie (always), a heavenly danish, and make sure to get bags of fresh bread or rolls to go. Get your fill of carbs — so worth it!

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