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Everett-born blues man, the guy who inspired The Blues Brothers, Curtis Salgado performs Nov. 18 in Arlington.

Concerts and musical performances around Snohomish County and nearby

Shemekia Copeland and Matt Andersen: The blues/soul performers take the stage at Edmonds Center for the Arts at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2, 410 Fourth Ave.… Continue reading

Everett-born blues man, the guy who inspired The Blues Brothers, Curtis Salgado performs Nov. 18 in Arlington.

Deadline looms to nominate an artist for an Everett art award

Nominations for the Richard Wendt Award of Excellence and the Mayor’s Art Awards are due Nov. 6.

Mukilteo community orchestra to perform an all-Brahms concert

Hear guest pianist Dainius Vaičekonis play the German composer’s Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor.

Regional arts and entertainment tickets for sale

XFINITY ARENA Disney on Ice, “Follow your Heart”: Nov. 9-12. Amy Grant & Michael W. Smith: Nov. 18. Harlem Globetrotters: Dec. 28. Tickets at xfinityarenaeverett.com… Continue reading

Special film showings around Snohomish County

Reel World Cinema: Free Movie Fridays twice monthly in the Calvin Lounge at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. Potluck at 6 p.m. Movie… Continue reading

Stacy Jones spreading her love of blues with latest album

The blues singer from Edmonds is garnering attention in Grammy circles for “Love is Everywhere.”

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                                Little Red Riding Hood (Arika Matoba) and the Wolf (Kevin Vortmann) in a scene from Village Theatre’s “Into the Woods,” playing in Everett through Nov. 19.

Theater, dance and opera around the region

THEATER Red Curtain: The Red Curtain Arts Center, 9315 State Ave., Suite J, Marysville (in the Goodwill shopping center, behind the Everett Community College cosmetology… Continue reading

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                                Little Red Riding Hood (Arika Matoba) and the Wolf (Kevin Vortmann) in a scene from Village Theatre’s “Into the Woods,” playing in Everett through Nov. 19.

Upcoming events for families in Snohomish County and nearby

Teddy Bear Breakfast: Providence General Children’s Association’s annual Teddy Bear Breakfast is 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Dec. 2 at the Tulalip Resort, 10200 Quil Ceda… Continue reading

The Canadian band Daring Greatly performs Nov. 3 at Loco Billy’s Wild Moon Saloon in Stanwood. The band recently opened for Bon Jovi in Las Vegas.

Where to hear live music in Snohomish County

The Anchor Pub: 1001 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-374-2580. Jazz Sundays. Northwest Jazz Collective, Wednesdays. Open mic Thursdays. Tony Taylor & the Novababies, American Weather, Nov.… Continue reading

The Canadian band Daring Greatly performs Nov. 3 at Loco Billy’s Wild Moon Saloon in Stanwood. The band recently opened for Bon Jovi in Las Vegas.

At 19, he was ‘Baby’ this year on the Pacific Crest Trail

The Herald chats with Cameron Hill, who hiked the entire 2,660-mile trail from Mexico to Canada.

Kamiak grad wins Gregory award for portraying Disney’s Ariel

Diana Huey won outstanding actress in a musical for her role in 5th Avenue’s “The Little Mermaid.”

Snohomish County book calendar

David D. Spenser Sr. 6 p.m. Nov. 2, Hibulb Cultural Center Spenser, an elder member of the Tulalip Tribes, an author and a poet, will… Continue reading

Village Theatre’s ‘Into the Woods’ is a wish come true

The musical is filled with fairy tale characters and Village Theatre’s superb set designs.

5th Avenue’s musical ‘Ragtime’ is a meaningful good time

The 5th Avenue Theatre’s production of the musical “Ragtime” afforded the opportunity to write again about cast member and Snohomish High School alumna Billie Wildrick.… Continue reading

“Edmonds Light” by Jennifer Diehl is displayed at Cole Gallery in Edmonds.

Art galleries and exhibits

Museums/events Cascadia Art Museum: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday. On third Thursdays, the museum is open until 8 p.m. and is free… Continue reading

“Edmonds Light” by Jennifer Diehl is displayed at Cole Gallery in Edmonds.

Concerts and musical performances around Snohomish County and nearby

Leava, Mr. Night Sky, Sphyramid, Jake Laundry: This Real Event 2 starts at 7 p.m. Oct. 27 at Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave. Tickets… Continue reading

Everett’s Chianti’s Ristorante Italiano is delizioso dining experience

EVERETT — It’s a rainy autumn night. Where to go for satisfying comfort food? We recently tried the new Chianti Ristorante Italiano on Hewitt Avenue… Continue reading

Regional arts and entertainment tickets for sale

XFINITY ARENA Disney on Ice, “Follow your Heart”: Nov. 9-12. Amy Grant & Michael W. Smith: Nov. 18. Harlem Globetrotters: Dec. 28. Tickets at xfinityarenaeverett.com… Continue reading

Scream into Halloween with seriously fun and scary events

This time of year, as a chilly fog settles in the valley and a cool breeze rushes through the corn rows, Stocker Farms… Continue reading

Special film showings around Snohomish County

Reel World Cinema: Free Movie Fridays twice monthly in the Calvin Lounge at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. Potluck at 6 p.m. Movie… Continue reading