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EVENTS Darrington music fest Summer Meltdown, four days of music, art, camping and workshops, is set for Aug. 1-4 at Darrington Bluegrass Music Park, 42501… Continue reading

Revived Sky River Rock Festival relives 1960s hippie dreams

The event, which was Washington’s Woodstock 51 years ago, takes place Aug. 3 in Snohomish.

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EVENTS Edmonds concerts and performances Three free outdoor performances will be presented by the Edmonds Arts Commission. Ballard Sedentary Sousa Band will perform in City… Continue reading

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Sandcastle contest Create a sandcastle and compete from noon to 2 p.m. Aug. 3 on Jetty Island. Builders of all skills are encouraged to bring… Continue reading

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EVENTS Crow camp at UW Bothell A new camp, “Crows: Cause and Effect,” for fourth and fifth graders focuses on the campus crows at University… Continue reading

Treasure trek: In search of the oldest geocache in the state

Near the Mount Margaret trail is a trinket-filled box that’s beckoned geocachers for nearly 20 years.

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SAVE THE DATE Midsummer dance Tickets are available now to the Midsummer Hoedown and BBQ with the South End String Band, set for 5 p.m.… Continue reading

Edmonds boy with cerebral palsy inspires inclusive playground

Seaview Park’s new equipment includes an adaptive swing, disc swing and cushioned fall surface.

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EVENTS Car show sign-ups Register now to join the 28th Annual Collectors Car Show and Outdoor Market, scheduled for 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Aug.… Continue reading

Cave Swallows performs Friday night during The Garden Series in Everett on June 28, 2019. The monthly music event host local bands to an intimate free backyard venue. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Back to the garden: Everett band’s summer house parties bloom

Narrow Tarot host the shows in the back yard of two members’ Riverside home.

Cave Swallows performs Friday night during The Garden Series in Everett on June 28, 2019. The monthly music event host local bands to an intimate free backyard venue. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

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HEADS UP Weekend closures at the Lynnwood Transit Center Starting Friday, 46th Avenue West between 200th Street and the freeway access ramp will be closed… Continue reading

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EVENTS Animal stories Storytime at the animal farm at Forest Park, 802 E. Mukilteo Blvd., in Everett is from 2:30 to 3 p.m. Wednesday. Listen… Continue reading

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Edmonds police open house The Edmonds Police Department is having an open house from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the station at 250 Fifth… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Navy exercise Security drills are happening at Naval Station Everett from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday. Those nearby may notice more emergency… Continue reading

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EVENTS Flower power The Edmonds in Bloom garden tour is from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. The self-guided tour has six private gardens. Tickets… Continue reading

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EVENTS Moonwalk Everett Public Library, 2702 Hoyt Ave., celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing on Saturday. At 1 p.m., Mukilteo historian… Continue reading

Get ready to party like it’s 1999 with the Backstreet Boys

The boy band, revitalized with a new No. 1 album, are set to perform July 29 in Everett.

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EVENTS Shade gardening Learn all about plants that do well in cool, moist, shady environments from 1o to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Sunnyside Nursery,… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Kla Ha Ya Days Snohomish’s annual summer festival, Kla Ha Ya Days, runs through Sunday. Events include a carnival and circus performance at… Continue reading

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SAVE THE DATE End Alzheimer’s The Snohomish County Walk to End Alzheimer’s is Sept. 7 at Boxcar Park, 1200 Millwright Loop E., Everett. Times are… Continue reading

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