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Last updated 8/17/2022 at 11:13am


Sail-in Cinema

8:25 p.m. “Encanto” (PG). Free outdoor movie series overlooking the marina and Port Gardner Bay. Boxcar Park, Everett.

Aug. 20

Maplewood Community Party

12-3 p.m. Hot dogs and snacks, live music. Blessing of the pets at 1 p.m .; all pets properly restrained welcome. Maplewood Presbyterian Church, 19523 84th Ave. W, Edmonds.

Aug. 20-21

Fresh Paint

Saturday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Festival of artists at work. Over 100 booths, live entertainment, interactive art activities, glassblowing. Downtown Everett.

Sculpture Walk

10 a.m.- 5 p.m. Walk the gardens, meet the sculptors, discover diverse works and watch artist demos. Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens, 145 Alverson Blvd, Everett.

Aug. 21

City Park concerts

3-4 p.m. Jazz Punishments. 600 Third Ave. S, Edmonds.

Aug. 23

Hazel Miller Plaza concerts

4:30-6 p.m. ADEFUA, African music. 203 Fifth Ave. S, Edmonds.

Aug. 25

Hazel Miller Plaza concerts

4:30-6 p.m. Wren the Band, soul and folk. 203 Fifth Ave. S, Edmonds.

Aug. 25

Party in the Park

5-7 p.m. Mill Creek Sports Park, 13903 North Creek Drive, Mill Creek. Mill Creek Citizens Patrol, Everett Public Schools, Mill Creek Family YMCA, Tiny Art Face Painting, Kiwanis of Mill Creek.

Aug. 26

Back to School Resource Fair

4-7 p.m. Learn about support services and resources from Mukilteo School District departments and local community partnership organizations. This event is for all families who attend the Mukilteo School District. Interpreters will be available. Mariner High School, 200 120th St. SW, Everett.

Aug. 27

Sheriff’s Office

Community Street Fair

11 a.m.-3 p.m. Bouncy house, foam party, touch-a-truck, SWAT bearcat, cotton candy, music, local non-profits, onsite family resources and more. 12600 block of 8th Avenue W, Everett.

Pet Parade

10:30 a.m. “Strut Your Mutt.” Dress your dog up and bring them for a free community event. Walk your dog down the red carpet in front of our panelists for a chance to win prizes. Be prepared to show proof of vaccination for your pup. Cogir parking area, 21500 72nd Ave. W, Edmonds.

Aug. 30

Kids Irish Dancing

5-5:30 p.m. (ages 3-5) and 5:45-6:30 p.m. (ages 6-10). Stop by the studio and explore this dance form. Register at Edmonds Masonic Temple, 515 Dayton St., Edmonds.

Sept. 9-11

Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival

Free admission. Food and drink vendors, entertainment, commercial and craft booths at Lighthouse Park. Info:

Sept. 10

Artists’ Garage Sale

9 a.m.-3 p.m. Schack Art Center, 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett.

Sept. 11

Edmonds Classic Car Show

10 a.m.-4 p.m. 250-plus classic cars and motorcycles. Free for spectators. Downtown Edmonds.

Sept. 17-18

Edmonds Art Studio Tour

10 a.m.-5 p.m. Free self-guided annual studio tour. Map and participating artists at

Sept. 22

Mukilteo Yacht Club

6:30 p.m. Come meet your new boating buddies. Both power and sail boaters are welcome. Milltown Sailing Association Clubhouse, 410 14th St. at the Port of Everett.

Sept. 23-24

Edmonds Oktoberfest

Live music, food truck fare, activities in the designated Kids Korner, a 5K Fun Run/Walk, a Pet Parade and beer. Frances Anderson Field, between Seventh and Eighth on Main Street, Edmonds.


Art of the Garden

Through Aug. 27. The Schack Art Center features nearly 300 pieces by over 100 Pacific Northwest artists. 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett (main gallery).

Underwater Photography

Now through October 27. Art show by Mary Bess Johnson. Artist reception on Thursday, August 18 from 6:30-8 p.m. Rosehill Community Center, 304 Lincoln Ave., Mukilteo.

Sea Notes at the Marina

5-8 p.m. Deep Sea Jazz Jam Sessions. Saturdays through Aug. 27. Mary Lou Block Public Plaza, 465 Admiral Way, Edmonds.

Pianos on Main

Sponsored by City of Mill Creek. See and hear three unique pianos throughout Mill Creek Town Center through Sept. 5.  

Edmonds Summer Market

9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 8 at Fifth Avenue North and Bell Street, Edmonds. Up to 90 family-owned vendors. Farmers grow and raise all the produce they bring to the market, while producers, artists, and crafters bring items they make.

Artists of Snohomish County

Through Dec. 31. Features 13 local artists. On display: acrylics, embroidery, watercolor, photography, metal print, glass mosaic. Lynnwood Convention Center, 3711 196th St. SW, Lynnwood.


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