Fall activities are in full swing and the weather is supposed to hold out for this weekend, so it’s time to plan your family fun! Whether you still need to get a pumpkin, fancy a fall bike ride, or want to get your scare on, there is something for everyone on this list and its all happening in Olympia, Lacey, Tumwater, and throughout Thurston County and beyond. You can access the full calendar here. Check out our highlights below.
- Learn about horticulture at the Flower Show at The Thurston County Fairgrounds, October 19.
- Prepare to be scared at opening weekend of the Avanti High School Haunted House, October 18-20.
- Join others in making a difference at the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer Walk in Huntamer Park, October 20.
- Head to BOOCODA for some frightfully fun kids activities, with special events on October 20.
- Find out how essential oils can help your family at The Sweetest Things, October 20.
- Enjoy a night of dance at the Olympia Center Center’s Dancing for the STARS October 20.
- Check out these spooky places on the Hood Canal.
- See if you can spot the salmon in Thurston County.
- Hop on your bikes and hit the Yelm-Tenino Trail.
- Take advantage of the nice weather to get started on your fall home maintenance with these tips from Boggs Inspection Services.
- Visit an open house event this weekend. Click here to see the list of Van Dorm Realty’s open houses.
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