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Skagit River Salmon Festival

Posted on September 2, 2015

Festival 2015: Bigger & Better! Join us September 12, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., for a FREE fun-filled festival experience for families. The Located at the Waterfront Park at the Swinomish Casino & Lodge, this grassy park with snowcapped … Continue reading

Center Stage- McIntyre Hall Performing Arts & Conference Center

Posted on September 2, 2015

Center Stage McIntyre Hall Performing Arts & Conference Center Sept. 2015 CREATE YOUR OWN (CYO) SERIES SUBSCRIPTION DISCOUNT   McIntyre Hall is pleased to offer a Create Your Own Series (CYO) subscription, which gives you the freedom to pick all the … Continue reading

Think Pink – Women’s Health & Wellness Event

Posted on September 2, 2015

Announcing The 2015-2016 Season McIntyre Hall Presents Series

Posted on August 26, 2015

We invite you to explore the world through the arts this season! The McIntyre Hall Presents Series is an eclectic series of events, which includes theater, dance, world music, blues, country, jazz, family programs, lectures, and more! The events include … Continue reading


Posted on August 24, 2015

The Final Riverwalk Concert for the season will be Thursday, August 27, at 6:00 p.m. featuring the Hot Damn Scandal Band. Admission is free. Bring your lawn chair, a blanket, picnic, and the whole family to enjoy the last summer … Continue reading

Flight Museum Hosts WWII Bomber ‘Sentimental Journey’

Posted on August 14, 2015

Burlington, WA – After a few years of settling in to new facilities the Heritage Flight Museum is pleased to be welcoming back the Commemorative Air Force Arizona Wing’s B-17 ‘Sentimental Journey’. The aircraft arrives on Friday, 21 August around … Continue reading

Skagit Symphony Summer Party at The Depot

Posted on August 12, 2015

Skagit Symphony Summer PartyAnd Fund Raising Event Supporting the Skagit Symphony and its Education ProgramsSunday, August 23, 2015  Hors d’ouevres, wine, classical music and silent auction TIMETABLE arrival: 3:30pm  departure: 6:00pm DESTINATION The Depot Arts & Community Center, Anacortes ~PLEASE NOTE:  All tickets $75.00 per … Continue reading

Props & Ponies Mustangs Roar Back to Skagit

Posted on August 12, 2015

Burlington, WA – The Heritage Flight Museum is pleased to be holding their 5th annual Props & Ponies Mustang Show, Fly Day & Fundraiser, sponsored by Frontier Ford, at their facilities at Skagit Regional Airport. Doors open to the public … Continue reading

AMERICAN PICKERS To Film In Washington

Posted on August 7, 2015

Washington is excited to welcome Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz and Antique Archeology to the area. The team will film episodes of their hit series AMERICAN PICKERS throughout Washington State. Filming is scheduled for October. AMERICAN PICKERS is a documentary series … Continue reading

Andy Porter Offers New Photography Classes

Posted on August 7, 2015

Many people ask me for the schedule of upcoming Photography Classes. They will start again in September. I will be teaching classes in Burlington, Marysville, Bellingham and Friday Harbor. And maybe soon in Anacortes as well.  This link lists all … 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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