With over 47 parks, many of which are situated along the shores of Lake Washington, residents of Kirkland can take advantage of the beautiful surroundings and engage in outdoor activities. Explore 110 acres of urban wildlife habitat at Juanita Bay Park, or stroll the Waterfront and embrace all it has to offer. Boating, fishing, and swimming in the clear blue waters are popular on the weekends, and a wide variety of retail options are also readily available for residents. Homes here range from mid-century modern family homes, to luxury mansions and new-build condominiums. With a thriving scene of young professionals, Kirkland is one of Washington’s most coveted neighborhoods.
Hugging the shores of Lake Washington, a dinner date out on the town is usually coupled with a view of the lake. Anthony's Homeport, Le Grand Bistro Americain, and BeachHouse Bar and Grill are among some of the local favorites. One of the great perks of living in Kirkland is the vast array of entertainment options available. Engage with the culture at Kirkland Performance Center or enjoy a cold beverage at Chainline Brewing Company. Whether you’re looking for a night out on the town, an afternoon stroll in the park, or exquisite cuisine, the city has something for everyone.