Downtown Welcome Center celebrates grand opening in Olympia with ribbon cutting

On Friday, April 24, the Downtown Welcome Center celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon cutting. The ribbon was cut by Olympia City Council members Nathaniel Jones and Julie Hankins. Over 350 people stopping by to check out the space. If you’d like to volunteer and join in on the fun, call (360) 570-3900 or visit http://www.facebook.com/DowntownAmbassadors Shifts are…

Paddles up and onward! #SMUDragonBoat!

LACEY, Wash. –  Colorful dragon boats and a record-breaking 48 local, regional and international teams of paddlers, including two teams from China, will descend on Olympia Saturday, April 25, at the 10th annual Saint Martin’s University Dragon Boat Festival, a celebration steeped in rich, cultural traditions, exciting racing and fun activities for the whole family.…

Washington Center announces contestants for Dancing with South Sound’s Stars!

The Washington Center for the Performing Arts is thrilled to announce our contestants for Dancing with South Sound’s Stars! Saturday May 16th is the night to be in downtown Olympia, as six local celebrities spin around the dance floor with their professional partners from The Utah Ballroom Dance Company. Please join us in welcoming to our Mainstage:  Greg…