Redmond

Found 11 blog entries about Redmond.

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How do the schools in Redmond rate against other Washington schools? Check out these sources that many homebuyers like to view before deciding on a home. Whether or not you have kids in school, the school ratings affect the home values of an area. The better the schools, the higher the demand. The higher the demand, the better the home prices. 

School Digger: School Digger

Great Schools: Great Schools

ABOUT REDMOND
Located 20 miles east of downtown Seattle, Redmond is the 16th most populated city in Washington state. The city prides itself in its high quality of life with good schools, a healthy economic base, a parks system that provides a variety of active and passive recreational opportunities, diverse offerings for

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Marymoor park in Redmond is King County's most popular park.  It hosts concerts, outdoor movies, and even Cirque du Soleil!  It's also home to a 40 acre off leash area for dogs, several picnic shelters, a climbing wall, and Washington's only Velodrome!  With such diverse offerings, and 640 acres, Marymoor park has something for everyone! More Info

ABOUT REDMOND
Located 20 miles east of downtown Seattle, Redmond is the 16th most populated city in Washington state. The city prides itself in its high quality of life with good schools, a healthy economic base, a parks system that provides a variety of active and passive recreational opportunities, diverse offerings for shopping and dining, safe neighborhoods, and an

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Celebrating 78 years of Derby Days!

Redmond Derby Days is a summer festival, rooted in the spirit of competition that celebrates the uniqueness of Redmond through parades, races, contests, game booths, carnival rides, arts, music, food and much more! It all started in 1940 as a bike derby and parade for the community to raise money for holiday decorations and athletic equipment. Today, Derby Days celebrates Redmond's diverse community and offers all ages a chance to participate in a fun summer festival setting. Ready, set, go! Dates and times

About Redmond:

Located 20 miles east of downtown Seattle, Redmond is the 16th most populated city in Washington state. The city prides itself in its high quality of life with good schools, a healthy

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Does your dad like beer? How about local craft beer? Take him to the Washington Brewers Festival at Marymoor Park this Father's Day weekend where he can sample over 500 different beers from 100 different Washington breweries! The festival is for all ages and, in addition to all the beer, will have food trucks, live music, wine/cider, and all ages activities!

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About Redmond:

Located 20 miles East of Downtown Seattle, Redmond is the 16th most populated city in Washington state. The city prides itself in its high quality of life with good schools, a healthy economic base, a parks system that provides a variety of active and passive recreational opportunities, diverse offerings for shopping and dining, safe neighborhoods, and an

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Celebrating 77 years of Derby Days!

Redmond Derby Days is a summer festival, rooted in the spirit of competition that celebrates the uniqueness of Redmond through parades, races, contests, game booths, carnival rides, arts, music, food and much more! It all started in 1940 as a bike derby and parade for the community to raise money for holiday decorations and athletic equipment. Today, Derby Days celebrates Redmond's diverse community and offers all ages a chance to participate in a fun summer festival setting.  Ready, set, go!

  • When:  July 7 & 8, 2017
  • Where:  Redmond City Hall, 15670 Northeast 85th Street, Redmond, WA 98052
  • Contact:  425-556-2300

SOURCE:  Derby Days #TeamRedmond

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Photo Credit: http://www.stonehouseredmond.co/   "Food is an experience. It attaches to all our senses.  It trancends time.  The smell of ginger and baking spices transporting you to a childhood winter.  The aroma of sweet wood burning and carmalizing meat carrying you back to the beach or back yard barbecue.  We use these memories, experiences, to govern the way we make food.  Eat with your nose and eyes as well as your mouth." - The Stone House    This quaint restaurant is tucked away in a turn of the century bungalow in Downtown Redmond.  It's a cozy place with seating for 32 and a small patio that is open during the spring and summer.  Executive Chef/Owner, Ryan Donaldson, is known for his creative twist on American food…
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"We believe that all pets are precious - and none should be left behind. We take great pride in our foster based rescue that strives to serve animals and families to the best of our ability, going above and beyond at every turn. Motley Zoo is the Revolution of Rescue, Rehabilitation and Education!"    Our Philosophy / Motley Zoo

Motley Zoo rescues and re-homes pets, primarily dogs and cats.  This is a foster program where the rescued pets are housed at private foster homes throughout the area.  If you are wanting to adopt a rescued pet, this is a great place to start. Perhaps you want to get involved by volunteering, here are some ways you can help support the cause:

  • Foster
  • Volunteering on-site or at events
  • Fundraising
  • Event
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Ahhh, watching a movie on the big screen, outdoors, sitting under the stars....

First Tech Outdoor Movies at Marymoor Park in Redmond, WA, offers the Seattle area's best outdoor movie series!   Featuring big screen flicks, live entertainment, trivia, food trucks and vendors.  2017 is the 13th season of summer outdoor cinema events at this park.  Here are some details:

  • Weekly showings from July 5 - August 23 
  • Event entry opens at 6:30 pm.  Movies show at dusk, after event entertainment
  • Cost:  $5 per person
  • Parking:  $5 per car
  • What to bring: blankets, low back lawn chairs, friends, family, dogs and money for fun and food
  • Movies scheduled include:  Fantastic Beasts & Where to Find Them, La La Land, Moana, Hidden Figures,
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  Make Music is a free celebration of music from around the world on Saturday, June 21. Completely different from a typical music festival, Make Music is open to anyone who wants to participate.  This year Downtown Redmond will be filled with music through performances on the Moving Art Center stage with oppurtunites for attendees to learn new instruments and even make their own instruments to share music with the community.  Dust off your violin, accordion, guitar, kazoo or whatever you choose, and join in on the festivities!   Location:  16101 Redmond Way.   Located between Redmond Way and Cleaveland Street.    Date & Time:  Saturday, June 21 from 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm   SOURCE:  Make Music Day - Redmond
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Voted "Pacfic Region's Finest" in Asian art, antiques and fine furniture, Ming's Asian Gallery has been a direct importer/exporter of Asian antiques and vintage and contemporary collectibles since 1966. With pieces from over 9 East Asian countries and representing 5,000 years of history and tradition, you will discover beautiful treasures from their many exhibitions:  

  • THE ART OF ASIAN CALLIGRAPHY
  • BUDDHIST ART
  • CHINESE GLASS
  • IMAGES OF OLD JAPAN
  • FOLK PAINTINGS OF CHINA AND KOREA
  • HISTORICAL MAPS, CHARTS AND CITY VIEWS
  • JADE:  TREASURES FROM HEAVEN
  • KIM MAN HEE:  LEGENDS OF THE SPIRIT WORLD: SHAMANISTIC WORKS OF ART
  • PICTURING CHINA:  HISTORIC PHOTOGRAPHS, VIEWS AND
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