Fun Things to do in Auburn, WA

A Top Choice Among Hotels Near Muckleshoot Casino

When planning your Seattle area vacation, consider Red Lion Inn & Suites Auburn/Seattle, suitable for business and leisure travelers alike. Our central location grants easy access to a number of things to do in Auburn, WA, including Muckleshoot Casino, Outlet Collection and Pacific Raceways. Review our guide below for our top picks.

Quick Area Guide

  • Muckleshoot Casino (About 3 mi from hotel)
  • Emerald Downs Racetrack (About 0.5 mi from hotel)
  • The Outlet Collection (About 3 mi from hotel)
  • White River Amphitheatre (About 9.5 mi from hotel)
  • Pacific Raceways (About 9 mi from hotel)
  • Tacoma Dome (About 12 mi from hotel)
  • Pt. Defiance Zoo & Aquarium (About 22 mi from hotel)
  • Tacoma Museum of Glass (About 14 mi from hotel)
  • The Museum of Flight (About 18 mi from hotel)
  • ShoWare Center (About 5 mi from hotel)

Places of Interest

  • Muckleshoot Casino

3 miles from hotel
2402 Auburn Way
Auburn, WA 98002

The Biggest and Best in the Northwest! Try your luck at the biggest casino in the area on your vacation. With over 3000 gaming tables, 100 card tables and 7 can't go wrong! Plan your stay today at the top choice among hotels near Muckleshoot Casino.

  • Emerald Downs Racetrack

0.5 miles from hotel
2300 Emerald Downs Drive
Auburn, WA 98001
253-288-7000 or 888-931-8400

A day at the races comes in many forms at this Auburn WA attraction. You can simply pay admission and hang out on the track level with your friends or bring a blanket and lay out in the Park. If you want to have a "home base" at the track, reserve a seat in the Grandstand or a table in the Rainier Restaurant.

  • The Outlet Collection

3 miles from hotel
1101 Outlet Collection Way
Auburn, WA 98001

Get more! Spend less! Enjoy the fun and convenience of 140 outlet stores all in one location. The largest outlet mall in the area with numerous things to do in Auburn near the hotel.

  • Pacific Raceways

9 miles from hotel
31001 144th Ave SE
Kent, WA 98042

Pacific Raceways....Where the Excitement is Accelerating for the Entire Family!

  • ShoWare Center

5 miles from hotel
625 W James St
Kent, WA 98032

A new events venue second to none and just a few minute drive from the hotel.

  • Wild Waves and Enchanted Village

6 miles from hotel
36201 Enchanted Parkway South
Federal Way, WA 98003

Embark upon the most popular water park destination in the area along with exciting amusement rides including the exhilarating Timberhawk and The Wild Thing rollercoaster. Something for every member of your family!

  • The Tacoma Glass Museum

14 miles from hotel
1801 Dock Street
Tacoma, WA 98402
253-284-4750 or 866-4MUSEUM

The Museum of Glass is a hot destination. Come experience our exhibitions with work by world-renowned contemporary artists and be enthralled by artists in the Hot Shop making artwork from molten glass right before your eyes.

  • Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium

22 miles from hotel
5400 North Pearl Street
Tacoma, WA  98402

With views of Puget Sound, Mt. Rainier and pristine forests, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium offers the perfect setting for gatherings large and small.  Enjoy all the animals from mammoth African Elephants to the giant shark. This zoo has it all!

  • The Museum of Flight

18 miles from hotel
9404 East Marginal Way South
Seattle, WA 98108

The Museum of Flight exists to acquire, preserve and exhibit historically significant air and space artifacts that provide a foundation for scholarly research and lifelong learning programs inspiring an interest in and understanding of science, technology and the humanities. The Museum is dedicated to serving learners of all ages and has programs that meet the needs of all audiences.  Most of's FUN!