Monthly Archives: February 2013

Festivals in the Northwest, we’ll visit!

FESTIVALS! Mussels & Shellfish; Tulips; Lavender; Beer, autumn, and Oktoberfest; Christmas Town Lighting in Leavenworth; Cheryls Northwest Tours 2013

Hey, we’ve got our festivals lined up for the year. You can check out the local flavor throughout the year through our festival tours.

March Mussels and Chowder, Island Style Saturday Mar 2

Take a trip to Whidbey Island to visit the Penn Cove Mussel Festival, with a 3 hour stay in Coupeville that includes a boat tour to the mussel pens. Also check out Captain Whidbey’s Hotel, a walk across the Deception Pass bridge, and a ½ hour ferry ride.

There is still room, get the pdf and call today! 206 353-3330.


April Tulip Festival, La Conner, and more

Choose one of the first 3 Saturdays in April to visit the Tulip capital of North America, The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival. A popular tour, you’ll love the flowers, farms, and quaint town of La Conner. You may even see some migratory snow geese, bald eagles, or trumpeter swans as we drive through a migratory bird santuary on the way. People come from all over the United States to visit this festival





July Lavender Farms Galore, we have 2 very different festivals

San Juan Island Lavender Festival – Includes a beautiful ferry ride through the San Juan Islands. You’ll visit the Pelindaba Lavender Farm, then have 2 hours in the fun ferry town of Friday Harbor with time for shopping and lunch.








Sequim Lavender Farm Faire Festival – Visit 3 different lavender farms in Sequim, and enjoy the sights, smells, crafts, and foods that are all about lavender.





October Oktoberfest in our Northwest Bavaria

Leavenworth has the most outragiously fun beer festival around. Check out If you’re not into beer, this wonderful Bavarian town and the beautiful drive through the Cascade Mountains in autumn is reason enough to join us! The last tour before winter, this is a fun and memorable day.








December Christmas Town Lighting Festival


The holidays are magical when you visit this festival. Beautiful Bavaria, totally lit up at night. Leavenworth doesn’t just light up a tree, they do up the whole town! 5 hours of shopping, eating, singing, sleigh rides, crafts, and merriment round out the days possibilities and leave you with fond memories.

We plan to add some surprise trips throughout the year, so keep your eye on our blog!

To register for any of these tours, click the following link. Contacts/Registration



Mussel Festival Tour – Saturday March 2, 2013

The annual Mussel Festival.  Penn Cove, Coupeville, Washington.

WHEN:  Saturday, March 2.

PRICE:   $79
includes state sales tax.

THIS TOUR includes:

  • Transportation via motor coach
  • Ferry fees
  • On-board guide
  • ticket to mussel chowder tastings
  • ticket for boat tour to the pens

A super fun, Northwest event!  We hope you will join us.




206 353-3330