This home is also less than 2 miles from the University of Puget Sound campus (one of the best spots for fall foliage & a cool summer breeze). Every spring UPS hosts a flea market with the Women’ League – you can find around 70+ vendors selling antiques, repurposed items, vintage, jewelry, bath and body goods, home decor, crafts, artwork and food trucks! The $10 admission to get into the event, 100% of the proceeds goes towards student scholarships. They also regularly host concerts and art exhibits.
You’ll have more than one reason to order fresh coffee beans from Bluebeard Coffee Roasters, it’s not just good coffee from a local coffee shop, but they’re also donating coffee to our front line health workers too, so order a bag online today!
Conveniently located on the corner of 6th Ave is The Cat and Rabbit Cake Shop, the most delicious place in town! They offer entirely handmade gourmet cakes that you can get by the slices, the most decadent scones, cinnamon rolls and desserts. If you need a cake for a special occasion or just because, this is the place to get it from!
Wright Park is ideal for a leisurely stroll or a quick jog, and is very popular in the summer months as it has a sprayground, playground and plenty of picnic tables. This 27 acre arboretum is home to a rich collection of more than 600 trees - stunning in both the spring & summer when they’re ample and bright green, and impressive in the fall as they change from green to feuille-morte of autumn foliage.
Some other noteworthy locations to dine at are Asado along the 6th Ave District for some really good steak, chicken, prawn or vegetable quinoa bowls. You can also find The Red Hot for gourmet hot dogs and craft beer and the State Street Beer Company for 16 continuously rotating taps, wine, flatbread pizzas, charcuterie + other small snacks.