The weather this week has certainly put us in the mood for fall! Some of us are happily sipping our pumpkin spice lattes, others are mourning the end of summer. Either way, everyone will be happy with the range of events coming up this weekend that will keep the whole family occupied. Whether you want to don pink for a cause or have a weekend escape, there are plenty of things to do in Olympia, Tumwater, Lacey and throughout Thurston County. You can access the full calendar here. Check out our highlights below.
- Find treasures of all sorts at the Girlfriends Fall Market at the Thurston County Fairgrounds September 13-14.
- Listen to Thunderbirds Raised Her at the Lacey Timberland Library September 14.
- Rev your ‘vette for the Corvettes Racing for a Cure at Ridge Motorsports Park September 14.
- Check out an electric car at Capital Mall September 14.
- Support Homeless Backpacks by participating in the Nerd Herd 5K Run at Heritage Park September 14.
- Don your pink pirate patch for Real Pirates Wear Pink at Rutledge Corn Maze September 14.
- Learn healthy communication at a South Sound YMCA workshop September 14.
- Be a part of something big by joining the Intercity Transit Authority or Community Advisory Committee.
- Have Maid Perfect help clean up after your pets.
- Take a fall getaway to Little Creek Casino Resort.
- Purchase your tickets to the BIG Auction and meet a real racehorse October 12.
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