Beer, wine, spirits: Snohomish County booze calendar

Evening of Seattle Brewing: Pike Place Market is hosting the American Brewing History Initiative for an evening of discussion on the history of Seattle Brewing… Continue reading

Raise a glass to these top white and rose bargain wines

Next year Northwest winemakers will be bottling their non-red varieties, including these six.

Shame mingles with self-congratulation in Oscar season

The ongoing sexual harassment scandals have colored every phase of awards season.

  • Dec 8, 2017

2018 Chevy Equinox is smaller, lighter, more fuel efficient

Complete redesign of the five-passenger Equinox SUV makes parking, cruising easier.

Performing together is natural for Edmonds’ Gothard Sisters

The award-winning musicians travel the world playing their own brand of Celtic and roots music.

“Ornament” by Beth Francois is displayed at Citrine Health Gallery in Everett.

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

“Ornament” by Beth Francois is displayed at Citrine Health Gallery in Everett.

Community dance events in Snohomish County

Dudes and Dolls Square Dance Club: 8 to 10:30 p.m. mainstream (rounds 7 to 8 p.m.) the second, fourth and fifth Fridays, through May at… Continue reading

Concerts and musical performances around Snohomish County and nearby

Ahn Family Christmas Concert: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7, Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. SW, Lynnwood. By donation. Ted Vigil is John Denver: The tribute… Continue reading

Dia de Los Muertos-themed ‘Coco’ maintains box-office reign

The latest picture from Disney’s Pixar Animation Studios took in about $26.1 million last weekend.

  • Dec 7, 2017

Geoffrey Castle returns for 10th annual Celtic Christmas concert

The world-renowned electric six-string violinist is joined by other musicians, singers and dancers.

Holiday Pops concert to showcase soprano Kristin Vogel

Cascade Symphony Orchestra’s annual holiday show will be performed Sunday and Monday evenings.

Mark 125th anniversary of ‘The Nutcracker’ with Olympic Ballet

The Snohomish County-based company will present Tchaikovsky’s ballet in Everett and Edmonds.

Regional arts and entertainment tickets for sale

XFINITY ARENA Harlem Globetrotters: Dec. 28. Disney Live! Mickey & Minnie’s Doorway to Music: Jan. 27. Tickets at or 866-332-8499. TULALIP RESORT CASINO Diamond… Continue reading

Special film showings around Snohomish County

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour: 7 p.m. Dec. 7 at the Historic Everett Theatre, 2911 Colby Ave. Movies include “Stumped,” “Where the Wild ThingsPlay,”… Continue reading

Upcoming events for families in Snohomish County and nearby

HOLIDAY JOY The Lights of Christmas: Open 5 to 10 p.m. Dec. 7-10, 14-17, 19-23, 26-30 at Warm Beach Camp, 20800 Marine Drive, Stanwood. Tickets… Continue reading

Warm up with hot-and-handy cookbooks at Everett libraries

Check out new kitchen guides about cooking I.Q., make-ahead meals, Instant Pots and more.

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. Teach Me Equals, Dec. 8. Rafael Tranquilino and… Continue reading

Woody Allen’s talky drama ‘Wonder Wheel’ seems off-kilter

The movie is set in the 1950s at the Coney Island amusement park, which has a big wheel attraction.

Yummy Banh Mi offers cheap sandwiches with rich flavor

Classic Vietnamese meets fast food at new restaurant in downtown Everett.