All about music: Schedule of concerts around Snohomish County

The listings include Historic Everett Theatre, Edmonds Center for the Arts and Thumbnail Theater shows.

The graffiti artist known as Apexer works on a graffiti installation at the Schack Art Center in Everett. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Art events, galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County

The listings include museum exhibitions, gallery shows, fairs and festivals and calls for artists.

The graffiti artist known as Apexer works on a graffiti installation at the Schack Art Center in Everett. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Exhibit relives annual art bash in the magic Skagit Valley

The Barn Shows on Fir Island are the subject of a new exhibit at the reopened Museum of Northwest Art in La Conner.

A book walk sign along the path at Hauge Homestead Park in Everett. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
                                One of 14 book walk signs along Silver Lake Trail at Hauge Homestead Park in Everett. Parents can read “Little Red Riding Hood” aloud to their children as they stroll along. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Family and kid-friendly events around Snohomish County

The listings include zoos, aquariums, museums, ice-skating rinks, shows and special walks.

A book walk sign along the path at Hauge Homestead Park in Everett. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
                                One of 14 book walk signs along Silver Lake Trail at Hauge Homestead Park in Everett. Parents can read “Little Red Riding Hood” aloud to their children as they stroll along. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Kaufman of ‘Spotless Mind’ fame gets even weirder in new film

Based on a horror novel, “I’m Thinking of Ending Things” whipsaws between the rational and the bizarre.

  • Sep 3, 2020

Schedule of special film screenings around Snohomish County

The listings include documentaries showing at the Edmonds Center for the Arts.

Six back-to-school movies you should watch

Filmmakers have tried to bottle young people’s disparate journeys since the beginning of cinema.

  • Sep 3, 2020

Theater, dance and comedy shows around Snohomish County

The listings include Historic Everett Theatre, Edmonds Center for the Arts and Thumbnail Theater shows.

Tickets for sale in Snohomish County and around the region

The listings include Historic Everett Theatre, Edmonds Center for the Arts and Thumbnail Theater shows.

Not all who wander are lost, but we definitely were and are

The pandemic freed us from our desks and opened our eyes to the Everett around us.

7 ways to make school-at-home lunches easier

Feeding children is as much a mental and emotional struggle as it is a logistical one.

  • Sep 1, 2020

Enjoy these spicy wings this Labor Day weekend

For the accompanying potato salad, microwave the spuds for a side dish that takes just a few minutes and doesn’t dirty up another pot.

  • Sep 1, 2020

Spanish wine grape takes well to Idaho’s Snake River Valley

Williamson Vineyards’ 2019 Albariño takes Best of Show out of 160 entries at the 2020 Idaho Wine Competition.

A dispersed camping site can be a great way to find a bit of solitude. You’ll just have to plan ahead to make sure you have what you need and that you don’t impact the landscape. (John Soares)

In COVID times, ‘boondocking’ may be the responsible way to camp

Veteran camper John Soares shares the secrets of dispersed camping — also known as boondocking — on public lands.

  • Aug 31, 2020
A dispersed camping site can be a great way to find a bit of solitude. You’ll just have to plan ahead to make sure you have what you need and that you don’t impact the landscape. (John Soares)

It’s art, not vandalism: 2,000 spray-paint cans blast Everett

To find the new art you might have to walk down an alley. Graffiti murals are on 16 walls downtown.

New TRD trim brings sweet sound to 2020 Toyota Avalon group

Mechanicals from Toyota Racing Development enhance the performance of the company’s flagship sedan.

Dr. Paul shares his recipe for making the most of every day

The ingredinets include adequate rest, healthy foods, exercise, fresh air and time in nature.

The Sauk River rushes by near a popular boat launch area close to White Chuck Mountain off the Mountain Loop Highway, just outside of Darrington. (Daniella Beccaria / Herald file)

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

Some of the events listed here are contingent on whether each jurisdiction is approved to enter the corresponding phase of the governor’s four-phase reopening plan. Check with each venue for the latest information.

The Sauk River rushes by near a popular boat launch area close to White Chuck Mountain off the Mountain Loop Highway, just outside of Darrington. (Daniella Beccaria / Herald file)

Rick Steves on Greece’s underrated Peloponnese peninsula

Hordes of tourists flock to the Greek islands, unaware of the salty pleasures awaiting on the bluff.

More than 4,000 indoor cyclists form the Peloton Pacific Northwest Facebook group, with members cheering each other on to good health and stress reduction during the pandemic. (Jennifer Bardsley)

Seeking a cardio high in the middle of a pandemic

Becoming a Peloton bike member is like joining a cult — but it’s a great way to manage stress.

More than 4,000 indoor cyclists form the Peloton Pacific Northwest Facebook group, with members cheering each other on to good health and stress reduction during the pandemic. (Jennifer Bardsley)