- The list below includes 297 free or cheap things to do in or near Federal Way, Washington, including 90 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Movie Theaters, Arcades and Bowling.
- From Dash Point State Park to PowellsWood, A Northwest Garden, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Federal Way and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Seattle, Puyallup, Bremerton and Bellevue.
There is more than 3,300 feet of shoreline to explore on this 398-acre state park that offers camp sites, hiking, bike trails, a swim area, and allows kayaks, canoes, fishing, skim boarding and sailboarding. Alcohol is allowed in the camp grounds only by registered of age campers.
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430 South Dash Point Road, Federal Way, WA MoreLess Info
At PowellsWood, A Northwest Garden, visitors can explore a variety of rain forest and woodland themed gardens with perennials, ferns, and creeks. The garden grows both native and international plants like the Portuguese laurel.
Situated in forested wetlands, West Hylebos Wetlands Park is home to over 100 bird species and features interpretive signs and two relocated log cabins. The park has a trail network suitable for walking, picnic areas and restroom facilities.
Situated on 83.5 acres, Celebration Park features lighted baseball and soccer fields as well as trails that connect to the BPA Trails System. It has areas suitable for picnics, a children's playground and restroom facilities.
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2525 South 336th Street, Federal Way, WA 98063 MoreLess Info
Home to some species of Rhododendron that are extinct in the wild, this botanical garden has twenty-two acres of the largest collection of Rhododendron and Azaleas in the world on display year round. Check the event schedule for classes, festivals and plant sales.
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650 Sw Campus Drive, Federal Way, WA 98023 MoreLess Info
A legacy venue of the 1990 Goodwill Games, the Weyerhaeuser King County Aquatic Center is a 2,500 seat aquatic center. The center hosts over 50 competitive events annually, and offers lap swim sessions, open swim sessions, and swimming lessons.