Artfully Edmonds: Stars in sky on the Fourth and onstage at Driftwood

By Janette Turner Get the dog some ear plugs because things will be exploding in the sky during the upcoming Edmonds Kind of Fourth of July. The party, sponsored by the Hazel Miller Foundation, runs all day Wednesday, starting at 10 a.m. with a Fun Run, 11:30 Children’s Parade, 12:00 main parade, 2:30 p.m. Fireman’s…

Artfully Edmonds: Third Thursday Art Walk and Driftwood show preview

By Janette Turner For some folks, the annual Edmonds Arts Festival is the only time to connect with the local cultural scene. But – surprise! – Edmonds continues the art vibe year-round. Here is a preview of selected highlights for this week’s Third Thursday Art Walk and Friday’s opening of the anticipated Driftwood Players show,…

Artfully Edmonds: Festival weekend

By Janette Turner It’s an Edmonds kind of weekend with the biggest and best festival — in our opinion — happening on the grassy field of Frances Anderson Center. Here are selected highlights of the Edmonds Arts Festival and other events around town. Edmonds Arts Festival: A Father’s Day Tradition “This is a big show,”…

Artfully Edmonds: A musical mosaic of events coming up

By Janette Turner The Hazel Miller Plaza ribbon-cutting takes place June 12, at 3 p.m., and opens a new meeting place and music venue in town. With weather too unpredictable for lengthy Plaza concerts, we recommend these harmonious indoor events. EdCC: “Musaic” Edmonds Community College students will mix video games, computer loops and music on…

Artfully Edmonds: Art goes outdoors this weekend with Waterfront Festival

By Janette Turner Catch a fish or climb aboard a yacht this weekend in Edmonds. Here are selected highlights to get you outdoors. Fish hatchery: Open House The Edmonds Laebugtens Salmon Chapter Trout Unlimited holds its annual open house at the Willow Creek Fish Hatchery, Saturday, June 3, and Sunday, June 4, from 11 a.m.- 4 p.m….

Artfully Edmonds: A jazzy Memorial weekend and Christmas

By Janette Turner This weekend, shopping and jazz go together as perfectly as Christmas in May. It’s Memorial weekend in Edmonds, and here are selected cultural highlights. Edmonds Sidewalk Sale: Jazz Connection Shoppers, listen up! This year’s sidewalk sale carries a theme — “Let the Good Times Roll” — and runs May 25, 26 and…