Sponsor Spotlight: Entertainment set for Edmonds Waterfront Festival

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The Beatniks will play from 8-10 p.m. Friday night, May 29, at the Edmonds Waterfront Festival.
The Beatniks will play from 8-10 p.m. Friday night, May 29, at the Edmonds Waterfront Festival.

Fan favorite Beatle tribute band, The Beatniks, will headline Friday night’s entertainment at the Edmonds Waterfront Festival, set for May 29-31 at the Port of Edmonds Marina.

Hosted by the Rotary Club of Edmonds, this annual festival is a major fundraiser, with proceeds supporting Rotary programs and services. Among programs that benefit include college scholarships for local youth, support for YWCA transitional housing for women and their children, YMCA Partners with Youth, Boy Scouts, literacy, housing and water projects in Africa, Asia and Latin America and Rotary First Harvest service to local food banks.

The Shuttle Trolley will be on hand with shuttle service offered from Downtown Edmonds at 5th & Bell and 3rd & Dayton  Fri: 3-10 p.m., Sat: 11 a.m.-10 p.m., Sun: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. The trolley will also serve the Willow Creek Fish Hatchery (aka Deer Creek) Sat: 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sun: 11 a.m. –4 p.m. Riders will be dropped off at the front gate of the festival, at Admission is $3; children 12 and under are free.

This year, the festival will feature a 5K run in addition to live entertainment, food booths and waterfront activities for both kids and adults. All run proceeds will benefit the Edmonds School District’s Nourishing Network, a weekend meal program for the District’s homeless and low-income families. You can find run registration information here.

Here’s the entertainment schedule for all three days:

Friday, May 29

3-4 p.m.
Jazz Band
Presented by the Port of Edmonds

4:30-5:30 p.m.
Eric Haines
Comedic Juggler

5:30-6 p.m.
Opening Ceremony
Port Director and Yacht Club Commodores

6-7:30 p.m.
Medicine Hat
Classic R&B and Swamp

8-10 p.m.
The Beatniks
Classic Rock

Saturday, May 30

Noon-1:30 p.m.
Master Cho
Martial Arts Exhibition

2-3 p.m.
Bruce Meyers
1st Place in Stage Magic
Pacific Coast Association of Magicians

3:30-5:30 p.m.
Kupono with Hula O Lehualai
Hawaiian Music & Dance

6-7 p.m.
Dana Osborne
Classic & Current Rock

7:30-8:30 p.m.
Michelle Taylor Band
Queen of Rockin Blues

9-10 p.m.
The Machine
Hits from the ’70s, ’80s, ’90s and now!

Sunday, May 31

Noon-12:45 p.m.
Passion Reigns
Youth Praise Band

1-2 p.m.
Reptile Isle
Reptile Show

2:30-3:30 p.m.
Bruce Meyers
1st Place in Stage Magic
Pacific Coast Association of Magicians

4-5 p.m.
Keiki Hula of Hula O Lehualani
Hawaiian Music & Dance

5-7 p.m.
To be announced

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