goalball player hurling ball
Contact Patt Copeland at
Vision Loss Connections if interested
in trying out for goalball.

Ways to enjoy the great Northwest

Movies and Dining Out

Enjoy an audio-described movie with your friends at SKB. We also visit a new restaurant once a month and provide them with large-print and braille menus.

Beep Baseball in Seattle and Tacoma

In the spring and summer, enjoy beep baseball at Rainier Beach High School, Seattle. Contact Kevin Daniel if interested in trying out for a team.

Ski for Light

This organization provides transportation, sighted guides, and groomed trails for an awesome day of cross-country skiing. Would you like the chance to compete in Canada or Norway?

Vision Loss Connections

Participate in the arts. Take a shot at goal ball. Tour SAM exhibits with a docent. Get discounted tickets to an audio-described play or musical at the Fifth Avenue or Paramount Theaters.

Outdoors for All

Year-round programming includes snowboarding, snowshoeing, cross country and downhill skiing, cycling, hiking, in-line skating, river rafting, canoeing and kayaking, day camps, water skiing, rock-climbing, camping and custom events.

Find an audio described movie near you

More theaters are offering headsets with well-done audio-description. Check the Fandango app or the ACB site to see if yoru movie is described. Get to the theater a little early. Ask management to check to see if the headsets are working after the movie begins. Disney offers an app that lets you sync and hear audio-description with your iPhone.