- Issaquah School District is one of the best school districts in the state
- Shopping, services and recreation nearby in downtown Issaquah
- Strong sense of pride in the close-knit community of Issaquah
History, charm and a progressive attitude are things that make the City of Issaquah unique. The residents of this community are determined to protect their lifestyle and the environment that attracted them here in the first place. The Salmon Days Festival that attracts tens of thousands of visitors the first weekend of October and the Village Theater have delighted regional audiences for the past twenty-five years, but there is a lot more in Issaquah.
For Highlands People, Issaquah provides opportunities for shopping, services, recreation and community pride. Gilman Village with its historic charm is a great destination for a relaxing afternoon of shopping or dining. Pickering Place has become a destination shopping district in its own right. Downtown Issaquah, the historic Triple X Drive-in and Boehm's Chocolate draw visitors from all over the state.
Highlands residents will find all they need -from a visit to the neighborhood doctor to a Costco run- just down the hill. Issaquah schools are among the best in the state. Parents, students and community leaders all speak with pride about the Issaquah School District.
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More to Explore in Issaquah
Issaquah is rich in experiences, history and promise. Use some of our favorite links to start your exploration. We know you will love living here!
Issaquah Highlands Soccer Club
The Highlands Youth Soccer Club is a volunteer based non-profit organization in the Issaquah Highlands community. Since its beginning in 2005, the club's mission has been to build skills, teamwork, volunteerism, and good health through a vibrant community program. For more information, please visit the website: www.hsclub.org
Issaquah Farmers Market at Pickering Barn
Farm fresh seasonal produce, fresh cut flowers, freshly baked goods, specialty cooking mixes, hand-made arts & crafts, master gardeners on-site, on-site food vendors – Great for lunch! Mini concerts and entertainment, cooking demonstrations and travel seminars. Lots of activities for children and families!
For hours and information: http://www.ci.issaquah.wa.us/index.aspx?nid=778
Issaquah Parks and Recreation: http://www.ci.issaquah.wa.us/Index.aspx?NID=305
Historical Triple XXX Drive-in: http://www.triplexrootbeer.com/
Gilman Village, a Seattle-Eastside specialty shopping landmark for more than a quarter century. Gilman Village, located in Issaquah, WA, has more than 40 shops and restaurants. Home stores include furniture, kitchen, garden, bed and bath linens, and accessories. Fashion stores include women's and men's clothing, shoes, leather, jewelry and accessories. Restaurants feature BBQ, Italian, Greek, American and Indian cuisine.
The Village Theatre, founded in 1979 in downtown Issaquah, is a leading producer of musical theatre in the Pacific Northwest. Village Theatre provides the area with quality theatre for all ages. They choose many shows geared toward the entire family and produce musicals and non-musicals that are accessible, entertaining, and educational.
For tickets and information visit http://www.villagetheatre.org/