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Family fun

Youngershoot: Take the kids to Bumbershoot

Rock out.Dance out.Get grossed out.It’s Youngershoot at Bumpershoot.Youngershoot Kids’ Zone is for ages 10 and younger (and their parents) during Bumpershoot, three days of art, music, comedy, dance, film and more.

Date: 09/04/2015 | Entertainment


Family Fun Calendar

Evergreen State Fair: through Sept. 7, Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179th Ave. SE, Monroe. Arts and crafts, animal barns, carnival, concerts. More at www.evergreenfair.org.

Date: 09/04/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAFive Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach: 6 p.m. Sept. 12, $36.75 to $42Everett Fall Home Show: Noon Sept. 25, 10 a.m. Sept. 26 and 27, tickets are the door

Date: 09/04/2015 | Entertainment


'A good life, a good valley'

Family recognized for operating same small farm for 127 years

Date: 09/04/2015 | Local News


Plan your weekend

The fair, vintage planes, music, beach time and more

Date: 09/04/2015 | Entertainment


Evergreen fair wants to be greenest event of its kind in country

MONROE — The Evergreen State Fair wants to be the greenest fair in the country. This year, organizers have their sights set on keeping 90 tons of waste from going to the landfill through an...

Date: 09/01/2015 | Local News


Evergreen State Fair Judging results

4H Best of Breeds — Best of Show Silkie Tavish, Kara Anderson, Arlington; Reserve Best In Show, American, (Gizzmo) Chaz Fieldson, Bothell; Abyssinian, (Loki) Chaz Fieldson, Bothell; American, (Gizzmo) Chaz, Fieldson, Bothell; Peruvian, (Merlin) Mary Johnson,...

Date: 08/31/2015 | Local News


Hogging the limelight

Evergreen State Fair honors Granite Falls couple

Date: 08/30/2015 | Local News


Monroe’s annual Fair Days Parade begins at 11 a.m.

MONROE — The annual Fair Days Parade is set to roll through downtown at 11 a.m. Saturday. It has been a Monroe tradition since 1937.

Date: 08/29/2015 | Local News


An arty app

Learn fascinating stories behind Sea-Tac art with STQRY

Date: 08/29/2015 | Life


And they’re off: Evergreen State fair in Monroe opens with animal races

MONROE — That down home feeling is in the air.The Evergreen State Fair opened in Monroe on Thursday with entertainment lined up through Labor Day. On opening day, arts and agriculture from across Snohomish County...

Date: 08/28/2015 | Local News


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Evergreen State Fair: Through Sept. 7, Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179th Ave. SE, Monroe. Arts and crafts, animal barns, carnival, concerts. More at www.evergreenfair.org.

Date: 08/28/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAFive Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach: 6 p.m. Sept. 12, $36.75 to $42Everett Fall Home Show: Noon Sept. 25, 10 a.m. Sept. 26 and 27, tickets are the door

Date: 08/28/2015 | Entertainment


Weekend best bets

The fair, cooking and gardening classes, wizards, more

Date: 08/28/2015 | Entertainment


Celebrating the family farm

Walking through The Evergreen State Fair can nearly overwhelm the senses: the flickering lights of carnival rides, the bleats of goats and bass thumps from the concert stages, the soft wool of sheep, a Purple Cow's cooling flavors...

Date: 08/28/2015 | Editorials


Leave the selfie sticks at home, say Evergreen State Fair officials

MONROE — Picture the fun, just not yourself.That's the message from officials at the Evergreen State Fair, which opens at 10 a.m. on Thursday and continues through Labor Day. This year's fair theme is...

Date: 08/27/2015 | Local News


Your guide to fair fun

The Evergreen State Fair in Monroe opens today

Date: 08/27/2015 | Local News


Evergreen State Fair to make changes to compete with Puyallup

MONROE — The Evergreen State Fair is ramping up this year to face competition in 2016.The fair, which opens Thursday in Monroe, has long been held during the 12 days leading up to Labor Day. But beginning next year, the

Date: 08/27/2015 | Local News


Family Fun Calendar

Moonlight Beach Adventure: 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Aug. 22, Marina Beach, 650 Admiral Way S., Edmonds. Interpretive program; see and touch live creatures brought to shore by volunteer scuba divers; dress warmly and bring a flashlight. Free. More at...

Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment


In 50th season, Chorale welcomes new singers

EVERETT — The Everett Chorale has reached its golden year.Under the direction of Lee Mathews, the 70-voice chorale is celebrating its 50th anniversary season.

Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment


Food Truck Fest rolls into Everett on Saturday

Usually you have to travel to Seattle for food truck nirvana, plus find a parking place. This weekend, the food truck feast is coming to you.

Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAFive Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach: 6 p.m. Sept. 12, $36.75 to $42Everett Fall Home Show: Noon Sept. 25, 10 a.m. Sept. 26 and 27, tickets are the door

Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend

Scrub-a-Mutt, dahlias, music, skateboarding and more

Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment


Sushi on wheels

Food truck is dream come true for Gold Bar man

Date: 08/18/2015 | Whats Up With That?


Weekend fun: Beer, fresh paint and plenty of tunes

Watch art: Fresh Paint, The Festival of Artists at Work, is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 15 and 16 at the Port of Everett Marina. The festival encourages visitors to engage with artists and the creative process as they stroll along the waterfront. Guests will see more than...

Date: 08/14/2015 | Entertainment


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Date: 08/14/2015 | Entertainment


Pianos on the pavement

Street Tunes runs through Aug. 25 in Everett

Date: 08/09/2015 | Life


Los Lobos, absolutely free

Grammy winners to play at Arlington fest

Date: 08/07/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAWWE Monday Night Raw: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach: 6 p.m. Sept. 12, $36.75 to $42

Date: 08/07/2015 | Entertainment


Family Fun calendar

EventsNorthwest Classic Sheepdog Trials: Through Aug. 9, at Ninety Farms, 22912 67th Ave. NE , Arlington, off Highway 9 just north of Highway 530. Border collie and handler teams from across the nation showcase traditional herding skills and...

Date: 08/07/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend

Lots of live music, Mutt Strutt, sheepdog trials, art, more

Date: 08/07/2015 | Entertainment


Winging it in Snohomish

Model airplanes take flight, do battle this weekend

Date: 08/06/2015 | Local News


‘Night Out’ block parties more popular than ever

EVERETT — Perhaps it is a sign of the times.A year ago, the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office created a way for neighborhoods to request a deputy to visit their block parties for National Night Out, an annual event each August.There were two submissions.

Date: 08/02/2015 | Local News


Grossology: Made to enthrall and educate kids

As we walked to the newest Pacific Science Center exhibit, Grossology, my 5-year-old daughter stuck her finger up a nostril and started a favorite ritual of any kid: digging for gold."Hey you should wait until we're in the exhibit to do that," I told her.

Date: 08/01/2015 | Life


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Date: 07/31/2015 | Entertainment


Take in birds, nature Saturday at Port Susan preserve

STANWOOD — Watch flocks of birds in flight. Learn about the Stillaguamish River estuary. Eat some ice cream.The Nature Conservancy is hosting a free family event from 1 to 4 p.m. Aug. 1 at its Port Susan Bay Preserve at the end of Boe Road south of Stanwood.

Date: 07/31/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAWWE Monday Night Raw: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach: 6 p.m. Sept. 12, $36.75 to $42

Date: 07/31/2015 | Entertainment


Wheels turning at skatepark

Monroe facility will undergo $240K in improvements

Date: 07/31/2015 | Local News


Plan your weekend

fair, music and beer, arts festivals and more

Date: 07/31/2015 | Entertainment


Family fun calendar

EventsJetty Island Days: Ferries from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 7 at 10th Street and W. Marine View Dr., Everett. Cost is $3 for...

Date: 07/24/2015 | Entertainment


Where to enjoy a drink this weekend and beyond

Snohomish Summer Wine WalkThe Snohomish Summer Wine Walk is 5 p.m. Aug. 8 on First Street. Stroll historical downtown Snohomish and sip wine from a number of local wineries. The cost is $15. For more information, visit www.historicdowntownsnohomish.org.

Date: 07/24/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend

Aquafest, hula hooping, fairs, festivals, a lot more

Date: 07/24/2015 | Entertainment


Gold Dust Days celebrate history of Sky Valley

GOLD BAR — A former mayor here is putting a new spin on the town’s old-timey festival.Gold Dust Days, a celebration of Sky Valley history and the area’s mining heritage, kicks off Friday and continues through the weekend.

Date: 07/23/2015 | Local News


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAWWE Monday Night Raw: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach: 6 p.m. Sept. 12, $36.75 to $42

Date: 07/17/2015 | Entertainment


Family fun calendar

EventsJetty Island Days: Ferries from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 7 at 10th Street and W. Marine View Dr., Everett. Cost is $3 for parking. Suggested...

Date: 07/17/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend

Bluegrass festival, garden tours, Kla Ha Ya Days, more

Date: 07/17/2015 | Entertainment


Bluegrass all weekend

See performances and join in the jams in Darrington

Date: 07/16/2015 | Entertainment


Check out new attractions at Kla Ha Ya Days in Snohomish

SNOHOMISH — Thousands of people are expected to attend the 102nd annual Kla Ha Ya Days festival here this week. It kicks off Wednesday and continues through Sunday.

Date: 07/15/2015 | Local News


Peninsula offers lavender love

Hop a ferry and linger in lavender.The Sequim Lavender Festival celebrates the Olympic Peninsula’s purplehood with everything lavender July 17 through 19 in Sequim.The plant grows like crazy in the purple paradise that’s known as the “Lavender Capital of the U.S.”

Date: 07/12/2015 | Life


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAWWE Monday Night Raw: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach: 6 p.m. Sept. 12, $36.75 to $42Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey's "Built...

Date: 07/10/2015 | Entertainment


Family Fun Calendar

EVENTSJetty Island Days: Ferries from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; and 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 7 at 10th Street and W. Marine View Dr., Everett. Cost is $3 for...

Date: 07/10/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend fun

'Cabaret,' Fly-In, Shindig, Poochapalooza, fairies ...

Date: 07/10/2015 | Entertainment


Shindig celebrates Sultan’s logging history

The Shindig is going down here this weekend.

Date: 07/08/2015 | Local News


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Date: 07/03/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAWWE Monday Night Raw: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach: 6 p.m. Sept. 12, $36.75 to $42

Date: 07/03/2015 | Entertainment


Weekend best bets

Fourth of July, Jetty Island opens, camping, hiking, more

Date: 07/02/2015 | Entertainment


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EventsTwin City Idlers: Classic car, truck, motorcycle show, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 28, downtown Stanwood. Free for spectators. More at www.twincityidlers.com.

Date: 06/26/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend fun

Animal farm, garden tours, car shows, bugs and more

Date: 06/26/2015 | Entertainment


Cute and cuddly

The Forest Park Animal Farm opens on Saturday

Date: 06/25/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAWWE Monday Night Raw: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach: 6 p.m. Sept. 12, $36.75 to $42Ringling Bros. and Barnum &...

Date: 06/19/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend fun

Best bets: Art Fest, Strawberry Fest, garden tour, more

Date: 06/19/2015 | Entertainment


Edmonds fest celebrates artists of all ages

While the 58th annual arts festival is on during this Father's Day weekend, Edmonds will feel even more like California's famous artist enclave, Carmel-by-the-Sea.Especially if it's an "Edmonds kind of day," the blue sky and Puget Sound will provide a backdrop to...

Date: 06/18/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAHot House Party 2: 7 p.m. June 18, $30 to $130WWE Monday Night Raw: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 10Five Finger Death Punch and Papa Roach: 6 p.m. Sept. 12, $36.75 to...

Date: 06/12/2015 | Entertainment


Family Fun Calendar

EventsKids Clinic: Make a load-n-go truck for dad or granddad, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Imagine Children's Museum, 1502 Wall St., Everett. For more, call 425-258-1006 or visit imaginecm.org.

Date: 06/12/2015 | Entertainment


Plenty for novices at Sorticulture

There’s no sorta, maybe or kinda about it.Sorticulture is a garden arts party for the entire family.

Date: 06/07/2015 | Home and Garden


Where the Mariners stand: How hard they hit your wallet

Take a look at the standings, and you'll see a below-average Seattle Mariners.To your wallet, though, they're smack dab at .500.According to a recent Major League Baseball Team Marketing report, the average cost to attend a game at Safeco Field costs a family of...

Date: 06/07/2015 | Life


16 trails for families

These easy paths are nearby and great for exploring

Date: 06/07/2015 | Explore NW


Challenging final concert for Pacifica Chamber Orchestra

EVERETT — The final concert of Pacifica Chamber Orchestra's season is technically and intellectually challenging, said director Fred Chu.However, it is passionate, witty and colorful as well, Chu said.The concert begins at 3 p.m. Sunday at First...

Date: 06/05/2015 | Entertainment


Edmonds Center for the Arts fall season has it all

Edmonds Center for the Arts has announced its programs for the 2015-16 season. The lineup includes Grammy winners and all sorts of big names.Single tickets, as well as full season subscriptions and other packages, are available beginning today by calling the ECA box...

Date: 06/05/2015 | Entertainment


Sno-King, Everett chorales close out seasons

Snohomish County's community chorales are finishing up the current season with concerts this weekend.Frank DeMiero directs the 100-voice Sno-King community Chorale twice June 6, with performances at 3 and 7 p.m. at the Edmonds Center for the Arts.Lee Mathews...

Date: 06/05/2015 | Entertainment


Family fun calendar

EventsPlant with the Cascade Cactus & Succulent Society: 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 6, Imagine Children's Museum, 1502 Wall St., Everett. For more, call 425-258-1006 or visit imaginecm.org.

Date: 06/05/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend fun

Oddmall, affordable art, hydroplane races and more

Date: 06/05/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend fun

Wedding tour, waterfront fest, anime, beer and more

Date: 05/29/2015 | Entertainment


Family fun calendar

Pancake Art: 10 a.m. to noon May 30, Jennings Memorial Park, Marysville. Transform everyday pancakes into pieces of art your family will be amazed to view or eat in this workshop by Brek Nebel. Nebel's pancakes have been featured in the Huffington Post, The Chew and on...

Date: 05/29/2015 | Entertainment


EvCC Japanese Club hosts anime fest this weekend

It can be easier to learn about foreign cultures by studying their pop culture. French wine, Russian gymnasts and English television are all access points to finding out more about what goes on across the proverbial pond.That's the idea behind this weekend's Japanese Anime...

Date: 05/29/2015 | Entertainment


What to see and hear

Plan a trip to Folklife, Seattle's celebration of song and culture

Date: 05/22/2015 | Entertainment


Family fun calendar

Events"Sesame Street Live: Let's Dance!": May 22, 23 and 24, Xfinity Arena, 2000 Hewitt Ave., Everett. Up-close interactive experience. Get up and dance with Sesame Street characters on the floor. Tickets are $17 to $64. Opening...

Date: 05/22/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENASesame Street Live "Let's Dance!": May 22 to May 24, $15 to $62Celtic Woman: 7 p.m. June 3, $45 to $99Hot House Party 2: 7 p.m. June 18, $30...

Date: 05/22/2015 | Entertainment


Weekends are for fun

Best bets: Live music, classic cars, tanks, Sesame Street

Date: 05/22/2015 | Entertainment


Historic planes in action

Take a look or go for a ride at Aviation Day on Saturday

Date: 05/15/2015 | Local News


YMCA to buy Colby property for construction of new facility

EVERETT — The YMCA of Snohomish County has agreed to buy the Everett school district's former administration building at 4730 Colby Avenue.The youth organization is offering to pay $3.325 million for the 8.1-acre parcel, which...

Date: 05/15/2015 | Local News


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAProfessional Roughstock Rodeo: 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. May 16, $10 to $37Sesame Street Live "Let's Dance!": May 22 to May 24, $15 to $62Celtic...

Date: 05/15/2015 | Entertainment


Red Curtain Arts Center seeks donations to stay at current location

MARYSVILLE — Red Curtain Arts Center has been living month-to-month at its current location on Grove Street.In January, the Red Curtain Foundation mounted an online fundraising campaign in response to the news that the lease on the property at 1410 Grove St.

Date: 05/15/2015 | Entertainment


Family Fun calendar

EVENTS"Click, Clack, Moo": Everett-Pied Piper, 2 and 4 p.m. May 17, Everett Civic Auditorium, 2415 Colby Ave., Everett. When his granddaughter Jenny comes for a visit, Farmer Brown declares the farm a "tech-free zone"...

Date: 05/15/2015 | Entertainment


Spend a day at sea

State ferries make for a budget-friendly adventure

Date: 05/09/2015 | Life


Family Fun calendar

EventsStepping stone art project: 2 p.m. May 9, Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. Concrete, mosaic marbles, pebbles and broken china and tiles will be supplied to decorate a garden stepping stone. Provide your own mold,...

Date: 05/08/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAProfessional Roughstock Rodeo: 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. May 16, $10 to $37Sesame Street Live "Let's Dance!": May 22 to May 24, $15 to $62

Date: 05/08/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend

Studio tour, train show, touch-a-truck, fishing and more

Date: 05/08/2015 | Entertainment


Take your pick

When and where to find a farmers market near you

Date: 05/07/2015 | Home and Garden


Take in some trains (and trucks) on Mother’s Day weekend

You know what Sunday is (hint: Mother's Day) but do you know what Saturday is?Why, it's National Train Day.Swamp Creek & Western Railroad Association will have an open house from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 9 at Edmonds Amtrak Depot, 210 Railroad St., Edmonds.

Date: 05/06/2015 | Entertainment


Ready, willing and agile

Snohomish teen to take her beagle to international competition

Date: 05/06/2015 | Local News


What mom really wants on her day: Art, wine and a show

Mom loves your artwork.Really. She does.Even the drawing you made where people look like trees, and especially those flowers with smiley faces.That's why your masterpieces from 30 years ago still cover her fridge.Kiddos, it's time to give...

Date: 05/03/2015 | Life


A day at the races

Hooves and hearts pound at Emerald Downs

Date: 05/01/2015 | Life


Family fun calendar

Events"Seussical Jr.": Shows are 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays; and 2 p.m. Sundays through May 2. Village Theatre Second Stage, 2710 Wetmore Ave., Everett. Colorful and vibrant musical adventure brings Dr. Seuss...

Date: 05/01/2015 | Entertainment


Tickets on sale to upcoming events in Everett and beyond

XFINITY ARENAProfessional Roughstock Rodeo: 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. May 16, $10 to $37Sesame Street Live "Let's Dance!": May 22 to May 24, $15 to $62

Date: 05/01/2015 | Entertainment


Rock on at Everett rock and gem show this weekend

This isn't your father's rock fest, though there are lots of stoners.At this weekend's Everett Rock & Gem Club, there are some from the prehistoric age. The highlight of the weekend is dinosaur bones.There are two femur bones that visitors can get up close...

Date: 05/01/2015 | Entertainment


Plan your weekend

Best bets: Plant sales, hard cider festival, huge yard sale

Date: 05/01/2015 | Entertainment


Snohomish County history tours optimized for your smartphone

GRANITE FALLS — Swiping through pictures on a smartphone screen, the story starts to come together.The drive-in restaurant on the corner of Stanley Street and Granite Avenue sits on property that used to be the town's hardware store and blacksmith shop. The rebuilt...

Date: 04/28/2015 | Local News


Bargain hunters' paradise

Garage sale season starts with huge one in Mukilteo

Date: 04/24/2015 | Life


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Date: 04/24/2015 | Entertainment




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