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City of Mount Vernon Downtown Electrical Upgrade Summer 2015 CONSTRUCTION NOTICE

Posted on June 7, 2015

Downtown Mount Vernon Electrical Upgrade (June 1, 2015 thru mid-July 2015) During summer 2015, Puget Sound Energy (PSE) will be working in portions of Downtown Mount Vernon to relocate overhead electrical and telecommunications services into underground conduit and vaults. This … Continue reading

2nd Annual Mount Vernon Parks Geocaching Weekend!

Posted on May 28, 2015

Please join us for our 2nd Geocaching Event. We are hosting a whole weekend of events for everyone to enjoy. Mount Vernon Parks and Recreation has joined with the Mount Vernon Downtown Association, Mount Vernon Parks Foundation, Mount Vernon Trail … Continue reading

Lincoln Theatre Update

Posted on May 28, 2015

Hello Members and Friends of the Lincoln Theatre A donation basket for Kummar and Puja Sharma, owners of Taste of India and long-time supporters of the Lincoln Theatre, was organized and set up by Lincoln members Delinda Baughn and Ray … Continue reading

Skagit Valley College to host a Non-Traditional Career Event and a Car Show June 6

Posted on May 28, 2015

For people who want to “think out of the box” in planning their next career move, Skagit Valley College (SVC) will host Careers without Boundaries on Saturday, June 6th. The event will take place at the Mount Vernon Campus in … Continue reading

Visiting Ensemble Series – 2015 Spotlight Concert

Posted on May 28, 2015

2015 Spotlight Visiting Ensemble Series An Evening of Exquisite Baroque The Skagit Symphony presents another guest performance in the Visiting Ensemble Series. The 2015 Spotlight Concert will bring to the stage three renowned musicians passionate about early music, Linda Melsted … Continue reading

She Bikes Skagit

Posted on May 27, 2015

The Mount Vernon Downtown Association, partnering with Bike/Walk Mount Vernon, will be offering group bike rides to destinations around the valley every other Wednesday throughout the summer, May through August. All rides will start at Riverfront Plaza in downtown Mount … Continue reading

House Of Style – Boutique & Salon Fashion Show

Posted on May 16, 2015

Mount Vernon, 510 S. 1st St., May 28, 2015– House of Style, hosts a fashion show, taking place at the boutique’s location in Downtown. The show includes a runway fashion show, featuring the latest styles and trends available at the … Continue reading


Posted on May 16, 2015

THIS SATURDAY, MAY 16: 360 Sprint Cars, Sportsman Sprint Cars, Modifieds & Tuners Gates Open 5:30pm | Racing at 7:00pm John Carroll Classic & Fireworks on May 23! The John Carroll Classic presented by Industrial Resources Incorporated is an event … Continue reading

Girls Night Out at Tulip Valley Winery

Posted on May 16, 2015

When: Fri, May 29th~ 5-8pm Where: Tulip Valley Winery~ 16163 SR 536 Mount Vernon Come out and join us for a fun night of wine tasting, shopping with local vendors, prizes & food! *Prizes given away every 30  minutes *Scavenger … Continue reading

From Mount Vernon to Lithuania, the magic of glass

Posted on May 15, 2015

By Evan Marczynski | Posted: Sunday, May 10, 2015 From Mount Vernon to Lithuania, the magic of glass Glass artist Mark Eckstrand attaches fins to a glass fish in his Mount Vernon studio. Scott Terrell / Skagit Valley Herald MOUNT … Continue reading



October 15th, 2018

Kid’s Activities October 26 5 – 7pm, Costume Carnival – Jefferson Elementary Show off your best costume at this Dr. Seuss-inspired Halloween carnival. There will be games, yummy treats from Sugar & Spice Mini Donuts, a cakewalk, a book fair … Continue reading

September 21st, 2018

Crunchy orange leaves, warm sweaters, pumpkin spice latte and the perfect balance between cold morning and warm afternoons mark the start of fall in Mount Vernon. Autumn offers visitors the chance to dive deep into Mount Vernon’s rich history of … Continue reading

August 24th, 2018

Labor Day means summer is coming to a close. The extended weekend is your last chance to take advantage of the warm weather before the leaves change color and the kids are sent back to school. Looking to make the … Continue reading

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