10 Reasons To Visit Port Townsend This Spring!

Visit FinnRiver Cidery for some delicious hand crafted ciders, dessert wines, and spirits. Their new tasting room is open Friday – Sunday from 2:00 – 5:00, and will have expanded hours in the spring. This is really a fun way to spend an afternoon.
Saturday Community Boatbuilding: If you ever built a boat, fantasized about building a boat, or actually plan to build a boat….consider spending a day at Community Boatbuilding. Sponsored by NW School of Boatbuilding, the event is free and is a great way to get a hands on (literally) experience! Wear some work clothes, bring some snacks to share, and enjoy a fun day.
Salsa Dance Intensive March 18-21: Offering Salsa classes On1 and On2 for both intermediate and advanced dancers, taught by Roger Chen and instructors from Century Ballroom. Each day will start with a footwork and styling class for all levels.
Latin Jazz Workshop March 18-21: Learn how to play and use a variety of Latin rhythms including Afro-Cuban, Brazilian and Caribbean as well as developing improvisation skills in the Latin idiom. You will also get a chance to perform in a combo with expert coaching in a live performance venue. What fun!
Antique Show April 9-10: Shoppers will have a great time browsing a large selection of vintage toys, glassware, pottery, furniture, and jewelry from northwest antique dealers.
Spring Migration Tour April 24: Join this special bird migration expedition to Protection Island aboard the Glacier Spirit, a well-appointed and comfortable 65-foot motor yacht.
Northwest Wine & Cheese Tour April 17-18: Each of six Olympic Peninsula wineries will feature a local artisan cheese paired with one of their selected wines. A fun and delicious way to explore the peninsula!
Woodworking Classes: If there is one thing that Port Townsend is known for it the very fine woodworkers which call this home. We have wooden boats, fine furniture, and yes….fine musical instruments which are crafted here. Treat yourself!
Kitchen Tour April 24: Tour eight Marrowstone Island kitchens in this popular self guided tour held each April by AAUW. If you haven’t been to Marrowstone Island, this is your opportunity to visit fabulous rural homes which are not normally open to the public. Whether you are planning on a new kitchen….or just dreaming, this is a really great event.
Mention SPRING GETAWAY with your reservation and you get an automatic 15% off your stay! (Good until June 1, 2010 and cannot be combined with any other discount)