Outdoors, Travel Destinations

Immerse Yourself in Nature’s Beauty at the Arts in the Garden in Bellevue

If you love art and nature, you’re going to want to make it to this year’s Arts in the Garden celebration in Bellevue, WA. You’ll see the work of thirty-four artists exhibited among the lush greenery of the Bellevue Botanical Garden. Their 3D garden art will also be for sale, letting you take some of this magic home to your garden.

There will be live music and food from local food truck favorites—Buns on Wheels and Ezell’s Famous Chicken. You can also expect refreshments from the Garden Pub and the Copper Kettle Coffee Bar. Infinity Project, a Journey cover band, will supply some of the entertainment at the event. They’ll encourage you to “Don’t stop believin'” in the power of the Arts in the Garden celebration.

The event takes place in Bellevue Botanical Garden over August 24-25, 2019. It promises to be an incredible experience for all who attend it. The event is open from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Sunday.

Beautiful Hotel Options for You to Enjoy in the City

When searching for downtown Bellevue hotels, you’ll find many options. One of the most outstanding options you’ll run across is the Hyatt Regency Bellevue on Seattle’s Eastside. Located near Bellevue Botanical Garden, it provides excellent value to its guests with its large hotel rooms, premium amenities, and professional hotel staff.

The Seattle Marriott Bellevue features sleek, minimalist rooms that are sure to appeal to the aesthetes visiting Arts in the Garden. It’s also centrally located right in the heart of Bellevue.

Things to Do in Bellevue

Bellevue offers exciting things to do and see all year long. A few attractions that might interest you after the art festival include:

  • the Seattle Art Museum
  • Bellevue Art Museum
  • Seattle Center/Chihuly Garden and Glass, and
  • the Museum of History & Industry (MOHAI)

You’ll feel distinctly more knowledgeable about the art and history scene of the Pacific Northwest after visiting the different museums in the city.

You’ll also want to explore the Bellevue Downtown Park & Meydenbauer Bay Waterfront, the Burke-Gilman Trail, and Snoqualmie Falls. If there are kids in your travel party, Kid’s Quest Children’s Museum and Stone Gardens Rock Climbing provide lots of entertainment value. You have your trip to Bellevue be all about nature and culture and not even work hard to be close to the hotel you’ve chosen.

Places to Eat That You Can’t Go Wrong With

There are many places in the city of Bellevue to eat outside of the celebration. Some of the choices you have that are conveniently nearby include Eques, Daniel’s Broiler, 13 Coins, Joey Bellevue, Suite Bellevue, Fresh’n’More, Needs Deli, and Fonte Coffee Roaster.  Some have a limited menu, while others serve special dietary needs such as vegetarians and vegans.

Make Bellevue a Stop for Yourself Each August Going Forward

Attend the Arts in the Garden celebration in Bellevue this year. Plan a trip to Washington and see some of the incredible beauty found in the state. Enjoy meeting other botanical enthusiasts, listening to great music, and sinking your teeth into fantastic food.

You’ve got options to explore, and each has something to contribute to your life positively. You’ll walk away from the experience as a fan and want to visit Bellevue each year in August for Bellevue Botanical Garden’s annual event.