Five miles from downtown Seattle is a hilly peninsula and an active community. Magnolia is home of Discovery Park, 534 acres of meadows, hiking trails, sandy beaches dotted with tide pools, and all-year nature education. The neighborhood is a great place to spend an afternoon, with a marina, a busy marketplace, and small boutiques with unique finds. Come hungry! You’ll find international offerings, bakeries, cafes, and a seasonal Farmer’s Market. You’ll want to visit the community pool or the library or join the happy throngs at the Summerfest Celebration. If a close-knit community in a gorgeous setting near Seattle is what you seek, come explore Magnolia.