You have long lost relatives in town for a wedding this weekend. You need to entertain your extended family during a reunion. Your sister-in-laws cousin’s kids are visiting. You are moving in a few weeks and want to make sure you haven’t missed an experience. You want to explore your backyard in more detail. Whatever the reason… ThurstonTalk has you covered for the Top Ten things to do in Thurston County. Click on any link to learn more about this activity. Or, turn to our events calendar for a current list of what’s happening in Olympia.
And, be sure to reference our major event and festival calendar. Perhaps there will even be a parade heading down Capitol Way.
4. Explore Capital State Forest by foot or bike. Hike, boulder, or mountain bike in the 100,000+ acre natural woodland.
7. Take a seat and dine on tasty, often locally grown, food at area restaurants. Ask for a window seat to enjoy the view at many waterfront eateries.
This list is certainly not exclusive. There are loads of amazing businesses, events, and activities in the Thurston County area. Plus, use our event calendar to find local activities to entertain your crew.