Deals & Happenings
Start of Summer Sales and Celebrations
Sandcastle contests, zipline debuts, massive ski gear discounts and more.
DEMO DEALS FROM MT. HOOD MEADOWS
What: Score up to 70 percent off demo skis, boards, outerwear and accessories from Meadows’ High Performance Center and Outer Limits Sports.
Call for Details: 503-337-2222 × 1347 or visit skihood.com
15-CENT SEASIDE AQUARIUM ADMISSION
What: The Seaside Aquarium celebrates 75 years by rolling back admission prices to 1937 rates: that’s 15 cents for adults and 10 cents for kids.
YAKIMA’S REVELRY WEEKEND
What: Twenty Washington wine makers join Chef Jonathan Gilbertson of the Tri-Cities; Bin No. 20 Wine Bar & Restaurant for an evening of sipping and savoring.
When: May 26
Where: Col Solare Winery, Tri-Cities
KING TUT IN SEATTLE
What: Pacific Science Center is the last stop on the Tutankhamun: The Golden King and the Great Pharaoh exhibit’s U.S. tour. The Grand Hyatt and Hyatt at Olive 8 are celebrating with packages that include VIP tickets to the exhibit and Monorail passes.
When: May 24–Jan 6
WARRENTON’S NEW ZIP LINE
What: High Life Adventure debuts a new eight-line zipline adventure on June 1. The two-hour tour flies along 1,600 feet, at heights of up to 60 feet off the ground. Prices start at $99.
When: from June 1
MT. HOOD CYCLING CLASSIC
What: A four-stage race through the heart of the Columbia Gorge, open to pros and amateurs alike. From the eastern Gorge to the slopes of Mount Hood, this three-day race covers the very best of our signature landscape.
When: June 3
Where: The Dalles, Hood River, Mount Hood
CANNON BEACH SANDCASTLE FESTIVAL
What: The quaint North Coast town hosts its 48th annual sandcastle contest, which includes a kickoff dinner at Tolovana Inn and a bonfire celebration on the beach Saturday.
When: June 8–10
Where: Cannon Beach