Vashon Japan Fest

The Vashon Japan Festival returns for its fifth iteration this year.

The Lounge at DeLille Cellars Named No. 4 Winery Restaurant in America by USA Today

The Lounge at DeLille Cellars, DeLille’s newest restaurant and wine experience, made its debut on USA Today’s Top 10 Winery Restaurants list, ranking No. 4 in the nation. Learn more here

Free Youth Transit Pass Goes into Effect

Riders 18 years old and younger can now ride for free on transit systems across the state — including King County Metro, Pierce Transit, and Kitsap Transit — under the new Free Youth Transit Pass program that went into effect Sept. 1. More here.

Vashon Japan Festival

Celebrate Asian culture at the fifth annual Japan Fest this Saturday. This free community event will include Bon Odori, food, the nominoichi collectibles market of Asian objects, vendors and nonprofit organizations, Taiko drumming, and entertainment. Learn more here.

Bothell Repair Event

Are you holding onto that old toaster that requires only a simple fix? Or that pair of pants with a hole that requires a more skilled seamster? Bring your items to the Bothell Library this Saturday where a team of “fixers” will be on-site to mend your things. More here

Dive in to Fight Cancer at Swim Across America Seattle

Join swimmers this Saturday, Sept. 10, for the 14th annual Swim Across America Seattle funding initiative dedicated to cancer research. This year’s event will be held at Lake Sammamish. More here.