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Puyallup Events March 6-12

March 6, 2017 Puyallup

Happy Monday, and welcome to a new week in Puyallup. We hope you’ve had your Monday cup of coffee and are ready to take on a new week. It was a bit chilly in Puyallup this morning, and some of you saw a small snow dusting! Check out the different events happening in the community this week. Pinot’s Pallette Painting and wine in one relaxing evening. Spend the evening at Pinot’s Palette in the Sunrise Village located on South Hill. PickRead More

Puyallup Events (Feb 6-12)

February 6, 2017 Puyallup

Snow alert! What a crazy start to the week. Some parts of Puyallup got up to a foot of snow while it looked like the valley only received a small dusting. The Puyallup School District is having a snow day, so we might be seeing snowmen pop up around the community. Are you excited to have snowball fights, make snow angels, and sled? Or would you rather cozy up to the fireplace with a good book? Either way, the snowRead More

Puyallup Events (Jan 30-Feb 5)

January 30, 2017 Puyallup

Welcome to a new week in Puyallup, we hope you had a great weekend. The Washington State Fair was bustling downtown with the Sportsmen’s Show, sports teams were practicing at Sparks Stadium, Anthem Coffee was packed, and the weekend vibe was in full gear. Now that we are back to the work week read below to get inspired and add a fun event to your schedule. Will it be finding old collectibles, painting, having high tea, or learning how to runRead More

Puyallup Events (Jan 16-22)

January 16, 2017 Puyallup

Washington State Fair  Choo choo! Are you a fan of trains? The World’s Greatest Hobby on Tour showcases the hobby of model railroading at the Washington State Fair. Sponsored by the Hobby Manufacturer’s Association – Model Railroad Division and by the World’s Greatest Hobby Program. The show is intended to introduce the general public to model railroading in an entertaining, lively and family-friendly atmosphere. Hours: Saturday 10am – 6pm, Sunday 10am – 5pm Location: Sleep Train ShowPlex – Enter atRead More

Puyallup Events (Jan 9-15)

January 9, 2017 Puyallup

Happy Monday, welcome to a new week in Puyallup! This week is bustling with different events, and we hope that you take the time to check out activities going on in the community. Daffodil Valley Volkssport Walk Looking for a way to get active and make friends along the way? This week join the Puyallup area walking club for a stroll in downtown Tacoma. Schedule • Wed 1/11/17 at 9:15 am  • Wed 1/18/17 at 9:15 am An excerpt from the club websiteRead More

Puyallup Events (Jan 3-8)

January 3, 2017 Puyallup

Welcome to January 2017! We hope you had a memorable Christmas and New Year holiday. With a new year in full swing, it is a time for resolutions, a fresh start, and new opportunities. With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season ending, the Puyallup community has events to keep you busy and entertained. Are you looking to update your home this year? Whether you are looking to sell your home or just want to improve the ambiance, remodeling canRead More

Puyallup Events (Dec 12-18)

December 12, 2016 Puyallup

Welcome to a new week in Puyallup! With the temperature drop last week, we hope that you enjoyed the sprinkle of snow. Did you make a snowman, snow angel, or snuggle up in a blanket with a hot drink? If you have students, were they excited by the two-hour delay? Snow in December rings in the Christmas spirit. Check out what is happening in the Puyallup community this week! If you want to catch a Christmas show, do some holidayRead More

Puyallup Events (Dec 5-11)

December 6, 2016 Puyallup

Puyallup is buzzing with events this week. With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, don’t forget to make time to participate in traditions that make this time of year so memorable. From Santa pictures to wrapping gifts to giving back to those less fortunate, this time of year brings families and the community together. Were you able to make the Christmas parade downtown last Saturday? We hope you enjoyed it! Did you get into the Christmas spirit at theRead More

This Week in Puyallup (Nov 28-Dec 4)

November 29, 2016 Entertainment, Puyallup

We hope that you had a wonderful Thanksgiving full of food, family, and fun! With Thanksgiving over, we are now full speed ahead into the Christmas season. This week we transition into December! Christmas songs are playing on the radio station, cars are driving with trees strapped to the top, houses are glowing with lights at night, and Christmas feels like it’s arrived. This is a great time when the Puyallup community comes together. There are many opportunities to give back,Read More

Thanksgiving Week in Puyallup (Nov 21-27)

November 22, 2016 Puyallup

Happy Thanksgiving week! Preparations are underway for Turkey Day. From baking and cooking, to travel plans, to last minute grocery stores runs, it is a busy week across the country. We hope you get to enjoy this holiday with friends and family and take a moment to reflect on what you are thankful for. Read below to see what is happening in the community this week and some last-minute Thanksgiving tips and advice. Apple Cup The stakes are high this yearRead More

Puyallup Happenings(Nov 14-20)

November 15, 2016 Puyallup

We hope you had a meaningful and memorable Veterans Day Weekend. Read below to learn about what is happening in Puyallup this week.  Washington State Fair Events this Weekend Northwest Quilt, Craft, and Sewing Festival Get ready for an event that is full of colors and fun! It is the perfect time of year for a quilt, craft, and sewing festival. With the colder weather coming, it’s time to cozy up with a warm quilt next to the fireplace. Quilts makeRead More

Puyallup Events (Nov 7-14)

November 8, 2016 Puyallup

The city of Puyallup is bustling with events this week. The Washington State Fair is holding multiple expos, the beginning of the Christmas season is creeping in, pancakes are waiting to be devoured, and if you’re interested in learning about Real Estate, now is the time. Read below to find out more about these events. Senior Pancake Breakfast November 12, 2016, 8:00 AM – 11:00 AM  Are you a senior and a pancake lover? You’re in luck because this weekend the PuyallupRead More

America’s Largest Antique and Collectible Show

America’s Largest Antique and Collectible Show is taking place at the Washington State Fair Event Center in Puyallup this weekend. Are there antiques or collectibles around your house that you think might be worth something? Do you own a family heirloom that has been passed down generation to generation that you would like to get appraised? You can get answers to these questions at this show. This event is taking place on Saturday, 9am-6pm and Sunday, 10am-5pm in the ShowPlex at theRead More

Events in Puyallup (Nov 1-6)

November 1, 2016 Puyallup

Welcome to November! We hope that you had a safe, fun, and memorable Halloween. November’s arrival means Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Keep an eye out for posts about how to maximize your holiday planning and activities. But for now, let’s focus on what is happening in the Puyallup community this week! The Washington State Fair is hosting multiple events this weekend, Puyallup is working towards sustainability, and we have recommended a few indoor activities for the rainy weekRead More

Puyallup Events (Oct 17 2016)

October 17, 2016 Entertainment, Puyallup

Check out what is happening in Puyallup this week! 1. Storytime Did you miss storytime last Friday? Well, you’re in luck because you can go this Friday! Reading is a great activity, and you can never start reading with your kids too early. Come downtown to the local public library for storytime.  Preschool Stories are available for children 3 to 5 years old on Fridays from 10-11 AM. Toddler Treasures are available for children 1 to 3 years old onRead More

Activities This Week in Puyallup (Oct 10 2016)

October 11, 2016 Puyallup

A new week ushers in new activities and events in the Puyallup community. Check out what is happening downtown this week. Seattle Reptile & Exotic Animal Expo If you like creatures with scales and exotic animals, then this is the show for you! Learn how to care for your reptile and check out the variety of animals that are on display at this expo. This event is taking place on Saturday and Sunday and is in the Expo Hall (enter atRead More

Celebrating Oktoberfest in the Northwest

As fall ushers in the colder weather and the leaves start to change from green to red, brown and gold, one of the best festivals happens during this wonderful time of year. Oktoberfest is held each year around the globe and two of the best places to celebrate this cultural event is right here in the Northwest! For those who can’t make it all the way to Munich to celebrate, Washington is home to our very own Bavarian Village, Leavenworth.Read More

This Week in Puyallup

October 4, 2016 Puyallup

In Puyallup, you can go to Oktoberfest, support a fundraiser while enjoying delicious pancakes, and attend an art gallery all in the same week. There are a variety of activities happening in the community, and Puyallup is a great place to live because there is something for every age and stage of life. With the fair over for the season, there is plenty to keep busy. Check out the events below to see how you can get involved in theRead More

Winter Weddings in Puyallup

September 28, 2016 Puyallup

The summer wedding season has come and gone but the winter wedding season is just starting to heat up. As the summer fades into the fall, now is the perfect time to start planning a gorgeous winter wedding in the city of Puyallup. Most people opt for a summer wedding because they think it is more picturesque than a winter wedding but with the right touches, a winter wedding can be tastefully dramatic and gorgeous. With the right combination ofRead More

Things Happening This Week in Puyallup

September 6, 2016 Entertainment, Puyallup

I know I’m always looking for things to do in Puyallup and its surrounding areas.  We of course have the Fair but what else is happening?  Lets look at all the things happening this week in the area. Washington State Fair Sept 2-25 2016 Concerts this week: – Creedence Clearwater Revisited (9/7/16 @ 7:30pm) – Smash Mouth (9/8/16 @ 7:30pm) – Washington State Rodeo (9/9-11/16) – Thompson Square Dancin’ in the Dirt Party (9/9/16 @ 9:00pm) – Chris Janson Dancin’ inRead More

About Puyallup

May 17, 2016

Snuggled in a fertile valley at the base of Mt. Rainier in the State of Washington, lies the City of Puyallup. This city is recognized for its agricultural fertility as well as its pioneering heritage. This is a growing community where more than 100,000 people live, work and play. Most people in this Pierce County town are traditional, laid-back, conservative, and the town has the rural feel with parades downtown and a Farmers Market. As with our ancestors, this isRead More

Celebrating Easter

March 23, 2016 Entertainment, Puyallup

Easter has come early this year even if the weather hasn’t yet. Easter is one of the best holidays to celebrate during the year. There is delicious food to enjoy, family to spend time with, Easter candy, Easter egg hunts, maybe some sunshine and much more. Easter is a celebration of spring, family and friends and Puyallup offers many ways to celebrate this holiday with your loved ones. Even though we are still hoping for some sun this weekend, thereRead More

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is right around the corner and most people like to go out and celebrate the feast day of St. Patrick of Ireland. There are many ways to celebrate this day for both people of age and younger kids in the greater Puyallup area. Even though many people look forward to this day for different reasons either for ancestral or celebratory motives, few people know the background about the day itself. Every March 17th, the Irish and thoseRead More

Puyallup Antique & Collectible Show

For some people, there is nothing more exhilarating than treasure hunting through an antique store or collectible show and finding that perfect antique or vintage piece. There is such a rush as you search and pick through items from the past and finding that perfect addition to your home or maybe to resell and make some money is one of the best feelings for people who collect. People who collect antiques have a passion for it and spend hours researchingRead More

Moving To Puyallup

December 14, 2015 Puyallup, Real Estate

When families decide to move to a region or a new city, a lot of thought and planning must go into that decision. There are so many factors to think about when moving to a new city. Certain questions like is the city affordable, how are the schools and is there a low crime rate are just a few that come to mind when contemplating whether a certain city is right for both you and your family. We are luckyRead More

Puyallup History Timeline

September 24, 2015

…a glimpse into our history 3700 b.c. An eruption of Mt. Rainier sends a mudflow down the Carbon and Puyallup Rivers, in route to Commencement Bay, creating the Puyallup Valley. 1833 Dr. William Fraser Tolmie is the first European to visit the “Poyallip” River valley. 1840’s The first settlers arrive, most apart of the Longmire Wagon Train. 1850 John Carson began operating the first ferry across the Puyallup river. 1852 Ezra and Oliver Meeker arrive in the Puyallup Valley. They comeRead More

Puyallup High School

August 13, 2015 Education, Puyallup

Located in Downtown Puyallup in the Valley you’ll find the Puyallup High School.  The school is part of the Puyallup School District.  The district includes 3 other high schools as well which are Rogers High School, Emerald Ridge High School, and Walker High School.  PHS is the home of the Vikings and one of the biggest high schools in the state of Washington.  The colors of the school are purple and gold. The Principal of the school is Eric FredericksRead More