Rainy Day Fun

Rainy day? No problem there are many indoor activities in the Lynnwood area!

It is no secret that a trip to Lynnwood and the Seattle area might involve a little rain! Sometimes, staying indoors just makes sense; especially when there are so many indoor things to do in Lynnwood. You can settle down with a good book, visit a local coffee shop and sip a latte or treat yourself to a quiet meal at one of the many Lynnwood restaurants, but if you’re looking for something more active check out one of the many indoor play facilities in Lynnwood.

Lynnwood is only 16 miles north of Seattle and offers a wide variety of fun and exciting indoor activities and things to do for all ages. Movies, shopping, water slides, Whirlyball, and even indoor golf, you’ll find it here in Lynnwood!

Looking for a more local experience? Why not check out our Events Calendar for more fun things to do in and around the North Puget Sound!

Back9 Parlor

Man playing virtual golf at Back9 Parlor

Back9 Parlor is the Pacific Northwest’s only virtual golf lounge and restaurant destination. Featuring 6 world-class Full Swing simulator systems, 7 independent TVs, an attractive and comfortable lounge area, full bar service and a delicious pub grub menu, Back9 is an ideal destination to tune up your game, meet with friends, or entertain the entire family!

Chug’s Root Beer & More

Root Beer Float

Go root beer tasting at Chug’s Root Beer store! Chug’s Root Beer features a huge variety of bottled root and specialty sodas. Grab a hot dog for lunch or a tasty root beer float while you’re there.

Bowling & Skating

Friends having fun bowling

The Lynnwood Bowl & Skate features the largest indoor maple skating floor in Washington state, as well as a 24-lane bowling alley. Prefer skating on ice? Check out the Lynnwood Ice Center, offering open skate sessions and rentals.

Lynnwood Recreation Center

Kids on coming down water slides at Lynnwood Recreation Center

The Lynnwood Recreation Center & Pool is a great way to have summer-style fun any time of year. Two water slides, a lazy river, and water playground this a wonderful spot, rain or shine for the whole family!

Alderwood Mall

Couple shopping in mall

Lynnwood is known for shopping! The Alderwood mall is the region’s destination shopping center offering a unique mix of retail, dining and entertainment.

Relax and take in a movie at the AMC Loews Cineplex Alderwood Mall 16 or Regal Alderwood Stadium 7, both located near the Alderwood mall and excellent dining options.

Shopping with kids? Take the little ones to the Funtastic Playtorium to burn some energy in this indoor play center designed to inspire young imaginations!

Family Fun Center

Girl at indoor play center

The Family Fun Center is an indoor/outdoor play center with something for everyone! Batting cages, bumper boats and cars, go karts, miniature golf, arcade games and much more! Enjoy lunch or dinner at Bullwinkle’s family restaurant.


WhirlyBall bumper cars

WhirlyBall is a fun and exciting group activity that combines bumper cars, Jai-Alai style scoops, and basketball. Watching is almost as fun as playing! Enjoy a snack or beverage at the café while you wait.