• choose your adventure

    Find your own Bothell and beyond experience

    choose your adventure

    Find your own Bothell and beyond experience

Pick your pleasure

Will it be a day of distilleries or a weekend of shopping? We’ve put together Bothell’s best itineraries; packed with the locals’ favorites, must-do activities and best-kept secrets...so you can experience a Northwest adventure that’s as unique as it is unforgettable!

A Day to Explore Seattle

Start you day with a coffee to go from Social Grounds in Bothell's new downtown core. Then hop on Sound Transit's direct line to downtown Seattle. Once downtown, it's an easy Uber or Lyft ride to Seattle's outdoor Sculpture Garden as well as Seattle Center, home to Chihuly Garden and Glass. Then take...

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A Day in the Life of a Bothell Resident

Meet Eric Shaffer, Bothell resident, beer aficionado and owner of Bothell's The Hop and Hound planned out his ideal day in Bothell, including visits to some of his favorite restaurants, shops and breweries.

Girlfriend Overnighter

Get away for an overnight with the girls in Bothell and then finish up with a day of wine tasting in Woodinville.

Start out with high tea at Village Eatery and Tea Company and then indulge in a relaxing spa treatment. What’s your pleasure? Massage, facial, manicure or pedicure are all available at Amai Day Spa. Be sure to explore Country Village where you can find...

Northwest Main Street Art Walk

Start your day with breakfast at Alexa’s Café or scones at Hillcrest Bakery. Be sure to drop in to TSUGA Fine Art and Framing in downtown Bothell and then head towards Puget Sound and the delightful town of Edmonds. Here you'll find more galleries and shops, followed by a ...


Brew Hop Hop

Into craft beers? Make Bothell your weekend craft beer destination! Let the brewmaster introduce you to a few beers and trade some brew stories as you experience Bothell's brewing culture.

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Day of Distilleries

Visit one of the talented craft distilleries in Woodinville featuring whiskey, gin, vodka – even Grappa and Absinthe. In 2007, laws allowed for distilleries to operate, and then in 2010 regulations allowed distillers to also sell their product – in turn, opening the door for these tasting rooms to thrive!


Favorite Woodinville Tasting Rooms

Follow Wine Enthusiast's lead: they have proclaimed Washington’s wines are high-quality wines with value prices. Wines from the wineries listed are praised for their rarity and impeccable taste – but are just the tip of the iceberg of Washington wines! Get out and see for yourself how Washington wines have all the quality but remain reasonably priced.

Day Hike to Bridal Veil Falls -- Kid and Dog Friendly!

After a night at one of our local Bothell hotels, enjoy breakfast before hitting the road!

Pack a picnic by stopping by Practical Sparrow Cafe in Country Village for sandwiches and snacks to enjoy along the way.

Click here for directions to the falls from your hotel....

A Day in the Life: UW Bothell Student Joren Clowers

Joren just completed two undergraduate degrees and a minor from UW Bothell with a focus on law, economics, and public policy. He begins a one-year intensive graduate program in the fall.