Hot Air Ballooning in the Sammamish River Valley
It's not too late to book a scenic hot air balloon ride this fall. Enjoy the changing leaves and crisp fall air as you soar over the Puget Sound area with incredible views of Seattle, Lake Washington, and Woodinville Wine Country.
Kirkland Octoberfest - September 24-26, 2021
Don't miss this fun fall-inspired event at Marina Park in Kirkland. With live music, games, competitions, as well as plenty of biers and sausages, Kirkland Octoberfest is a little slice of Bavaria right here in the Puget Sound.
Take a Class at 21 Acres this Fall
Located in our own backyard, this living laboratory focused on climate solutions offers many hands-on classes where you can learn, grow, and get engaged in the local food system. There are so many reasons to visit 21 Acres including it's farm market featuring fresh, seasonal fruits and vegetables, as well as baked and homemade goods. Book a class today!
Autumn is just around the corner with the annual Fall Harvest festivals throughout the area - several running from September 18 through October 31. From Snohomish to Carnation and beyond, these annual events are perfect for families with children of all ages. Capture the moment with photos of the kids in the pumpkin patch as you create memories for years to come. Navigate the corn mazes, hop on a hay ride and pick your favorite pumpkin to take home. These are just a few things to experience with the entire family. For full details and to purchase tickets to all the events, click on the following.
Woodinville After Hours Wine Walk
There are several wine walks scheduled this fall in the various wine districts in Woodinville. These events fill up fast and it is recommended to buy your tickets online ahead of time.
Borrow one of our bicycles and take a ride on the scenic Sammamish River Trail. Fall colors and wildlife can be seen as you pedal along the meandering trail.
Rent a kayak, paddle board, or canoe from Whats Sup and enjoy a fall day out on the Sammamish River. You may even spot a beaver or a great blue heron as you explore.
Book one of the many unique experiences at Chateau Ste. Michelle right across the street from the lodge. You can choose from a wine blending class, private tasting experience and so much more!