Downtown olympia

a show-stopping neighborhood packed to the brim with arts and entertainment  

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Where to stay, what to do, etc.
Downtown Olympia -- there is no city quite as vibrant and unique in the state as Olympia, Washington State's capital. This eclectic city sits on the bank of the Puget Sound and Capitol Lake. Visitors and residents can enjoy the pristine waters while enjoying captivating views of Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountain Range ...  READ MORE

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"Quirky Workouts in Olympia"
Do you really want to go another season slugging away at the gym, doing the same exercises over and over again? We didn't think so, and we've got the perfect solution: quirky workout options in Olympia, where staying fit while having a good time is easier than ever. Watch the video to catch a glimpse of pole dance, aerial yoga, hip hop, TRX and Crossfit classes at some of your favorite Oly venues.

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Results from our 2018 Readers Poll

Every year we ask the readers of the Weekly Volcano what they like best in the greater Olympia area, and every year they respond. In the following pages you’ll find feature stories of some of the winners from the 2018 Best of Olympia Reader’s Poll, and some writer's picks as well ... ​​ READ MORE
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