Free slice day at Pagliacci Pizza locations June 25

With locations in Edmonds and Shoreline, Pagliacci Pizza is inviting you to have lunch on them Saturday, June 25. “We are fortunate to have locations in such wonderful communities in the greater Seattle/Bellevue area,” said Matt Galvin, co-owner of Pagliacci. “This is our way of showing appreciation for your loyalty and support.” Visit any Pagliacci location (except the…

EWHS musicians launch free summer concerts in City Park June 26

Edmonds-Woodway High School’s Woodwind Symphony and Jazz Ensemble 1 Band kick off the return of summer concerts in City Park on Sunday, June 26 at City Park from 3-4 p.m. The EWHS music department is a Grammy Signature School for Outstanding Music Department. Its various bands and groups are known for their excellence in musicianship and performance….

Sponsor spotlight: Scotty’s Food Truck special this week — Fresh Oyster Po Boy wrap

Why cook? Scotty’s Food Truck is serving up amazing seafood in Edmonds’ Five Corners neighborhood Thursday-Saturday this week. Try their festival favorite, Blackened Salmon Caesar Salad, or this week’s special: Fresh Oyster Po Boy wrap (served open faced) with fresh fried Pacific oysters. It’s served on a warm pita with Scotty’s special tartar sauce, lettuce and tomato —…

Edmonds Arts Festival, Day 1, is in the books

The Edmonds Arts Festival drew a crowd on opening day Friday, and photographer Julia Wiese was there to capture the scene. The festival continues at Frances Anderson Center in downtown Edmonds Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Learn more in Rachel Gardner’s column, 10 reasons to…

Edmonds Arts Festival 2022 officially underway with gala kickoff party

It was an Edmonds Arts Festival tradition as more than 400 ticket holders gathered Wednesday evening on the Edmonds Library Plaza for the Celebrate the Arts party, acknowledging the city’s vibrant arts scene. During its more than 60-year history, the Edmonds Arts Festival has grown from a small community arts fair into one of the…

Sponsor spotlight: Busy weekend ahead? Scotty’s Food Truck in Edmonds ready to serve you

With high school and college graduations, the Edmonds Arts Festival and Father’s Day and Juneteenth celebrations, it’s a busy weekend ahead for many. Scotty’s Food Truck will be in Edmonds at the Five Corners Calvary Chapel parking lot Thursday-Saturday this week, ready to serve up their famous Blackened Salmon Caesar Salad, fish and chips or other menu…

Get a preview of the Edmonds Art Studio Tour during Edmonds Arts Festival

The Edmonds Art Studio Tour, set for Sept. 17-18, will host a preview of some of this year’s tour artists during the Edmonds Arts Festival June 17-19. Many of the tour artists will be selling their work and setting up demonstrations of their process in the Edmonds Plaza Room above the library. Over 20 of…

Edmonds Arts Festival to feature local authors at Literary Arts Booth

For the first time ever, visitors to the Edmonds Arts Festival June 17-19 will have an opportunity to chat with local authors at the Literary Arts Booth located on the Plaza above the Edmonds Library. A number of the authors are members of EPIC Group Writers, which has joined with the Edmonds Bookshop to host…

Holocaust Center for Humanity Speaker at Cascadia Art Museum June 14

Breeze Dahlberg of the Holocaust Center for Humanity’s Speakers Bureau will be at Cascadia Art Museum Tuesday, June 14 to speak about her grandmother Vera Frank Federman and Maria Frank Abrams, cousins who both survived the Auschwitz Concentration Camp. The museum will be open half an hour prior to the event for patrons to view…

EPIC poetry group to read at Edmonds Arts Festival

The EPIC Group Writers poetry group led by Gerald Bigelow will be on the Edmonds Plaza again this year as a feature of the annual Edmonds Arts Festival. The festival is held Father’s Day weekend, June 17-19; the EPIC poets will be reading from 2-3 p.m. Saturday, June 18. The Edmonds Plaza showcases a variety…

Feedme Hospitality launches July 4th T-shirt fundraiser supporting child burn survivors

Feedme Hospitality & Restaurant Group has launched its Lemonade Stands and Edmonds Kind of Fourth apparel sales, with this year’s proceeds aimed at helping child burn survivors attend summer camp. Feedme Hospitality has partnered with the South County Fire Foundation and IAFF Local 1828, which donates to provide children with an opportunity to experience Eyabsut’s…

Reminder: ‘Here Comes the Sun’ steelband concert set for June 12 at ECA

On June 12  at 5 p.m., the youth steelbands of Steel Magic Northwest will be at Edmonds Center for the Arts presenting their annual Here Comes the Sun concert. The groups return to a live, indoor event after two years of being online only due to COVID restrictions. They will perform a repertoire of classical,…

Edmonds Arts Festival Foundation party set for June 15

The Edmonds Arts Festival Foundation Celebrate the Arts Party is set for Wednesday, June 15 on the plaza at Edmonds’ Frances Anderson Center. Get early access to view the juried art galleries at the Edmonds Arts Festival, enjoy an evening of fun with friends, drinks, heavy hors d’oeuvres and live music by Aaron Crawford while…

Poet’s Corner: How it is, Red Volkswagen Beetle, To the SANDBOX!

Here is the latest installment of Poet’s Corner, presented by the Edmonds-based EPIC Poetry Group. How It Is I showed up for the scheduled meeting a month too early. That’s how it is now – Too much loss to think. Too many tragedies to count. I’m here at the non-meeting alone So I sip chai tea…

Olympic Ballet Theatre presents ‘Summer Performance’ June 4

Olympic Ballet Theatre closes its performance season with an eclectic mix of classical ballet excerpts by a famed choreographer of the past and vibrant new works by contemporary choreographers in Summer Performance on June 4 at 7 p.m., at the Edmonds Center for the Arts. Tickets range from $27 to $40 and can be purchased at…

Family art workshop at Edmonds’ Cascadia Art Museum June 4

A family art workshop exploring the works of Pacific Northwest artist Howard Duell is scheduled for noon-1 p.m. and 1-2 p.m. Saturday, June 4 at Cascadia Art Museum in Edmonds. The workshop is being presented by Cascadia Team Ambassadors, a group of six high school students who volunteer at the Cascadia Art Museum. Howard Duell’s works, showcased…

Sponsor spotlight: Hand Shucked Clams the special at Scotty’s Food Truck this week

Scotty’s Food Truck will be in Edmonds at Five Corners Calvary Chapel on Thursday, Friday and Saturday this week. The featured special is Hand Shucked Clam Strips, served with chips and spicy coleslaw. Of course Scotty’s will also be serving their famous Blackened Salmon Caesar Salad. Call ahead to avoid the wait: 206-795-1615 Five Corners in Edmonds…

Scene in Edmonds: Ribbon cutting for local artist Bear Carpenter

The Edmonds Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon-cutting ceremony for local artist Bear Carpenter, whose work is on display at Crow, 114 4th Ave. N, through the end of May. After May 31, his work can be purchased through his online store at bearcarpenterart.square.site. He will also be selling his paintings at eight of the summer market Saturdays…

Poet’s Corner: Sluper Slop Slunday, Summer of ’99, Teardrops of a Dahlia

Here is the latest installment of Poet’s Corner, presented by the Edmonds-based EPIC Poetry Group. Sluper Slop Slunday Today is the day of screams, frights, and delights It’s the day of forced flight The first Sunday after Jack-O’-Lanterns reign In the midst of rain, wind, and muck Each one has been painstakingly chosen According to shades…

Rehearsals start this fall for Northwest Girlchoir   

For girls and young women who love to sing, Northwest Girlchoir has openings for new singers entering grades 1-12 this fall. Learn musicianship, vocal technique and performance skills, all while building lasting friendships in a supportive community. During the span of almost five decades, Northwest Girlchoir has empowered and inspired thousands of girls and young…

Sponsor spotlight: Scotty’s Food Truck special this week — Jumbo Shrimp Caesar Salad

Scotty’s Food Truck will be in at Five Corners Calvary Chapel parking lot in Edmonds Thursday-Saturday this week with a featured special of Chilled Jumbo Shrimp Caesar Salad. Of course, the other salad Scotty’s Food Truck is famous for — Blackened Salmon Caesar Salad — will also be available. As another rainstorm rolls in, perhaps you’re craving…

City awarded Creative District grant for 4th Avenue Cultural Corridor

The City of Edmonds has received a $34,000 Washington State Arts Commission (ArtsWA) grant to assist in development of the 4th Avenue Cultural Corridor. The matching grant was one of 11 awarded to Creative Districts throughout the state. Edmonds was the state’s first Creative District, a designation it received in 2018. The Edmonds City Council during its…