As your region's Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), Explore Seattle Southside collaborates with neighbors and partners to bring your business to the forefront. We work across markets and across the globe, contributing to the region's economic prosperity. A partnership-based organization, we are funded through lodging taxes and a tourism promotion assessment. This funding enables us to work with our restaurants, hotels, and attractions from Des Moines, SeaTac, and Tukwila with ZERO CHARGE TO OUR PARTNERS (i.e.: no membership fee).