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Heritage Flight Museum’s Evening With Apollo 8

Posted on February 26, 2016

Get Tickets Here SAVE THE DATE! Imagine hearing the story of the Apollo 8 mission from the men who flew it… You will spend this intimate evening with Apollo 8 astronauts Frank Borman, Jim Lovell & Bill Anders. An Evening … Continue reading

Social Media Info Sessions Presented by Western Washington University’s Extended Education

Posted on February 19, 2016

What: Project Management Crash Course Info Session When: Wednesday, March 02, 2016 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM (PT) Tuesday, March 15, 2016 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM (PT) Where: Communications Building Room 316 – March 2 Village Books – March … Continue reading

News from the Mount Vernon Farmers Market

Posted on February 19, 2016

Congrats to Birgit LaFace, winner of this year’s Poster Contest! Vendors –  2016 Applications and Policies are up on our website Vendors Page.   Thinking about applying to be a vendor but have some questions? Join us at our Spring … Continue reading

6th Annual En Vogue Runway Show and Benefit Auction

Posted on February 17, 2016

This year, we’re taking our gala to the Swinomish Casino and can’t wait to see you there! Our show features stylish repurposed garments created by local designers out of secondhand materials. Their transformations are unveiled on the runway and then auctioned … Continue reading

Registration is Now Open for The 2nd Annual Dandy Daffodil Tweed Ride

Posted on February 13, 2016

Greetings and Salutations! Registration is now open for the 2nd Annual Dandy Daffodil Tweed Ride  Saturday, March 26th. Visit our website for current information. www.thedandydaffodil.com Join us in La Conner, among the daffodil fields of Skagit Valley, for a dashing … Continue reading

Rexville Grocery Valentine’s Champagne Showdown Saturday, February 13, 2016.

Posted on February 12, 2016

Skagit Regional Health approves $316 million budget; adds jobs; invests in Electronic Health Record and creates new Business Services Center

Posted on February 6, 2016

MOUNT VERNON – Skagit Regional Health continues to serve as a positive driver of economic development in the region with approval of a $316 million 2016 budget; the addition of new jobs; a major investment in clinical care with a … Continue reading

McIntyre Hall Presents: Aurelio on Saturday, January 30

Posted on January 29, 2016

Aurelio McIntyre Hall Presents Saturday, January 30 | 7:30pm Tickets: Reserved Seating $22,*Create Your Own Series (CYO) Subscription Discounts Torch-bearer of the Garifuna tradition and the first black member of Honduras’s National Congress, the soulful singer, guitarist and percussionist Aurelio … Continue reading

Skagit Valley College Drama Department audition announcement for Gilbert and Sullivan classic

Posted on January 15, 2016

The Skagit Valley College Drama Department announces that auditions for the Spring Quarter production, Hot Mikado, will take place in the Phil Tarro Theatre on February 8 and 9 at 3:30 and 6:30 pm. With direction by Damond Morris, musical … Continue reading

Registration Open for 2016 Tulip Ambassador Competition

Posted on January 11, 2016

MOUNT VERNON — Two child ambassadors will be chosen to represent the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival at the KeyBank 2016 Tulip Ambassador Event February 9 at Cascade Mall.   Any fourth or fifth grade student in Skagit County is eligible to … Continue reading



June 5th, 2018

Need help planning your day with Dad?  Don’t worry – we’ve done the hard work for you. Use this list and make your Father’s Day one to remember. Outdoor Activities Little Mountain Park – 3000 Little Mountain Rd, Mt Vernon … Continue reading

July 6th, 2017

By Sabrina J. Russo Step across the threshold of an antique shop and stand amidst the displays, and you might just catch a glimpse of the past in the shimmer of polished silver, in the glint of porcelain china, or … Continue reading

January 3rd, 2017

Right now is peak season for viewing the largest concentration of Bald Eagles in the continental United States, along with some 10K swans and 55K Snow Geese—all in Mount Vernon and Skagit Valley. Visitors from the world over come to … Continue reading

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