New Hotel Combines Comfort, Convenience and Panoramic Views
Des Moines’ newest addition, the Four Points by Sheraton Seattle Airport South, features 225 comfortable guest rooms and loft-style suits, accompanied by stunning views of Puget Sound. Top it off with a rooftop pool, a full-service bar and restaurant, and 6,000 square feet of meeting space, and you’ll never want to leave. Check out these other amenities offered by the new hotel:
- Convenient location only 5 miles from Sea-Tac International Airport
- Free 24-hour airport and light rail shuttle
- Free Wi-Fi
- Tesla charging stations
Boeing Turns 100
This year, Boeing will celebrate a successful 100 years! Explore Boeing’s rich history and innovation in the aviation field at the Boeing Centennial Exhibit at the Museum of Flight. The exhibit opens January 23.
Romantic Valentine’s Day Dinners
his Valentine’s Day, treat your special someone to a romantic meal in Seattle Southside. Consider the following for a romantic date idea:
- Cozy up next to the warm, stone fireplace and enjoy a five-course meal paired with exquisite wines at the Copperleaf Restaurant at the Cedarbrook Lodge.
- Stop by Salty’s at Redondo Beach for brunch or dinner and enjoy world-class cuisine and views of Puget Sound from virtually every table.
Wine Tasting for a Cause
The 11th annual Poverty Bay Wine Festival returns to the original location in the newly remodeled historic Des Moines Park Auditorium. Guests will enjoy live entertainment, games, local fare and of course delicious wines from more than 20 different Washington State wineries. One-hundred percent of proceeds from the event will be used to fund charitable activities of the Des Moines Rotary Club. The Poverty Bay Wine Festival takes place Friday, March 4 from 5 - 10 p.m. and Saturday, March 5 from 12 - 9 p.m.
Annual Race Returns with New Feature
Originally organized by a group of friends, the Cove to Clover race is now a nonprofit and beloved annual event with proceeds distributed to local charities. The event features a pub crawl, 5k and kid’s race. New this year is the GRIT Found Challenge, which features obstacles and crossfit-style challenges along the 5k route. Cove to Clover takes place Friday, March 11 to Sunday, March 13.
Kick-Off Waterfront Market Season
Celebrate the season at Des Moines’ Waterfront Farmers Market. Located at the Des Moines Marina, this outdoor market offers shoppers a selection of delicious fruits, fresh produce, beautiful flowers and handmade crafts, all while overlooking Puget Sound and enjoying live musical performances. The Des Moines Waterfront Farmers Market takes places June – October on Saturdays from 10a.m. – 2 p.m.