There’s a city in north-central Mexico called Ciudad de Queretaro, the hometown of Owner and Executive Chef of Taqueria La Esquinita, Erick Gutierrez. It’s an ancient city that predates the Spanish Conquistadors and features agricultural settlements dating back to 500 BC. A city riddled with unique cement homes and old European style architecture where no two walls are the same color. The people of Queretaro are friendly, family-centric, and hardworking; typical Midwesterners. It’s here where Chef Erick developed his values as well as his taste for truly good, honest Mexican …

Looking for some free summer activities for the whole family? How about having your family movie night under the stars for a change? If that sounds like your idea of fun, then Tumwater Parks and Recreation’s Screen on the Green movie series is for you!
It’s no secret that everyone in the Pacific Northwest looks forward to the arrival of summer, which brings warmer weather and a chance to get outside and enjoy the great community that we live in. It’s a busy couple of months that we look forward to …

Almost 19 years ago, Abstract Bodyworks was born out of necessity. Typical gyms attract and market to young people from 18-30 years old. Unfortunately they have not experienced the loss of muscle and health as those of us above 50. Abstract is designed to fight the disease of aging. Through proper exercise and rest we help people live young even in there 90’s.
Age is never a factor nor is gender. In fact, 90 year old men and women gain muscle and youth as quickly as 25 year olds according to …

Running a zipline park has lots of perks!
First: The guests. Everyone wants to be there…it’s not like visiting a dentist or an IRS agent. People are there to have fun (even if they’re a little afraid), and that’s what we do! We’ve celebrated birthdays, bachelor/bachelorette parties, family days, GNOs, anniversaries, reunions and bucket lists, to name a few. We’ve met friendly, interesting people from the local area and all over the world!

Second: Guests who are scared provide the most entertainment for the zipline guides. Don’t get us wrong…it’s not that …

Olympia Beer is an important name to folks here in Tumwater. It has been a few years since we heard the last whistle sound from the brewery (2003), but a new era of craft beer is alive and well. We celebrate the proud tradition of brewing and build toward the future of our community with the annual Tumwater Artesian Brewfest on August 18th.
At the Tumwater Artesian Brewfest, over 50 craft brewers from around the Pacific Northwest will bring their best to celebrate with us. Join us for some well-mannered frivolity …