Hawaiian and Mediterranean inspired garden part of the Woodinville Garden Club tour

  • Written by Woodinville Garden Club

The Woodinville Garden Club’s seventeenth annual Tour of Gardens is scheduled for Saturday, July 16, from 10 am to 4 pm.

This year we move further west to explore six carefully curated properties. One is in Woodinville and the others are located close by in the Bothell, Kenmore and Lake Forest Park area. You’ll discover secret gems tucked into the woods and gardens that share grand Northwest views. From productive urban landscapes to places that evoke exotic locales, this year’s tour gardens offer something to suit every taste. Be sure to end your day at Molbak’s for our AfterTour Reception

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Northshore area to host Fourth of July celebrations

  • Written by Kirsten Abel, Features Writer

This year the Northshore area and its surrounding communities offer a vibrant variety of Fourth of July activities, including three major parades and three city fireworks displays.

The city of Bothell boasts one of the longest-running parades in the area. According to Barbara Ramey, Bothell’s communications officer, the parade started about 120 years ago. “Fourth of July is a big tradition in Bothell. It’s always an exciting, fun time of year,” she said.

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