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Illuminight Winter Walk January 28, 2016

Posted on January 6, 2016

Illuminight Winter Walk Thursday, January 28, 2016 5:30 PM Sign up now for our Luminary workshops. Next session is January 13th-24th. Basic luminaries can be completed in 4-5 sessions. Introductory sessions are on Wednesday’s and Friday’s at 6:00 pm, located … Continue reading

Skagit Eagle Festival starts January 2 

Posted on December 29, 2015

Skagit Eagle Festival Starts January 2, 2016 The Concrete Chamber of Commerce presents the 2016 Skagit Eagle Festival, beginning January 2 and continuing for five weekends in January in eastern Skagit County. Featuring activities for the whole family, the Festival … Continue reading

Aurelio will be at McIntyre Hall for ONE NIGHT ONLY on Saturday, January 30

Posted on December 12, 2015

Torch-bearer of the Garifuna tradition and the first black member of Honduras’s National Congress, the soulful singer, guitarist and percussionist Aurelio Martínez has come a long way from the tiny fishing village in which he was born. He assumed the … Continue reading

City of Mount Vernon Annual Veterans Recognition Ceremony to be held at 10:00 a.m. on November 7th

Posted on November 4, 2015

MOUNT VERNON – Mayor Jill Boudreau would like to invite all interested parties to attend the annual Veterans Recognition Ceremony at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 7th at the Mount Baker Middle School Cascade Commons/Cafeteria, located at 2310 E. Section … Continue reading

Halloween Safe Trick-or Treating Saturday, Oct. 31, 3-5 pm

Posted on October 22, 2015

Calling all witches and goblins, princesses and robots, movie stars and minions! Skagit County residents are invited to participate in a safe Trick-or-Treating event Saturday, October 31, 3-5 pm on First Street, from Kincaid to Division in Downtown Mount Vernon. … Continue reading

The Brothers Four will be at McIntyre Hall for ONE NIGHT ONLY on Saturday, November 21

Posted on October 22, 2015

Some performers become so iconic that they never grow old. One such group is The Brothers Four. Now proudly celebrating their Golden Anniversary! The smooth, musical sounds of The Brothers Four have delighted millions for five exciting decades. Folk songs … Continue reading

The Boom Booms will be at McIntyre Hall for ONE NIGHT ONLY on Friday, November 20

Posted on October 22, 2015

The Boom Booms are an Indie Soul band from Vancouver, BC made up of brothers, childhood friends and family ties. The Boom Booms love and live for the road. They’ve busked across Europe, performed in the Brazilian Amazon and Rio’s … Continue reading

The Greatest Pirate Story Never Told! will be at McIntyre Hall for ONE DAY ONLY on Sunday, November 22

Posted on October 22, 2015

“Pirates of the Caribbean” meets “Whose Line is it Anyway?” Flung into the future by a bumbling Sea Witch, a crew of misfit pirates now have only one chance of returning home: performing the greatest pirate epic ever seen on … Continue reading

SKAGIT SYMPHONY 36th Season Gala Concert

Posted on October 16, 2015

SKAGIT SYMPHONY 2015-2016 Please join us for our 36th Season Gala Concert Saturday, October 24th at 7:30pm Tickets: McIntyre Hall Box Office (360) 416-7727 ext 2 The season opener offers a Mozart gem, his Sinfonia Concertante for woodwind quartet and orchestra. … Continue reading

Mount Vernon Farmers Market Announces Harvest Market and 2016 Poster Contest

Posted on October 14, 2015

(September 10, 2015 – Mount Vernon, WA) The Mount Vernon Farmers Market (MVFM) will host its 2nd Annual Harvest Market at Skagit Station: 105 E Kincaid St, (downtown Mount Vernon Bus and Train Station) on Saturday November 21st from 10am-2pm. … 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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