Front Porch: Edmonds Arts fest

Edmonds Arts fest: The 57th annual Edmonds Arts Festival kicks off at 10 a.m. June 13. The festival includes art, entertainment, food vendors, a student art exhibit and a kids’ creation area.

There is no charge for the three-day event, which includes more than 200 art exhibitors on the field east of the Frances Anderson Center at 700 Main St. The hours are 10 a.m to 8 p.m. June 13 and 14 and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. June 15. The event includes music, dance and theater performances at the outdoor amphitheater. More information is available at

Need new wheels? The Sharing Wheels annual kids’ bike swap takes place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday. You can trade your child’s old bike for a refurbished and larger one for just a small fee. Kids will also get a free helmet with a swapped bike.

All bikes are given a safety check by bike mechanics.

Sharing Wheels also accepts donated bikes, which will be refurbished and welcome volunteers to fix bikes or help with the swap.

Sharing Wheels Community Bike Shop is at 2531 Broadway Ave., Everett, in the back of the building.

Call 425-252-6952 or go to for more information.

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