Canada-based musician/composer Tom Van Dorn created this musical - photo slide show with images taken by Don Smith and his original song "Time Slips Away" which he wrote in 2002.
Come check out Beer on the Pier in Anacortes this fall!
This is a 21+ event only.
Take the art of tasting beer to the next level with the 10th anniversary of Anacortes Beer on the Pier. With more than 40 breweries, cideries, food vendors and of course the views of the Guemes channel you’ll be immersed in this full sensory experience.
Enjoy tastes ranging from spicy and peppery to the citrusy and piney hops of the Pacific Northwest while listening to live music from local bands Miller Campbell, Randy Weeks, and Gin Gypsy.
One day in Anacortes just isn’t enough - make it a weekend! Anacortes boasts many fine hotels, local inns, and bed and breakfast locations in all price ranges. Live music will be featured at multiple venues after the festival and beer and ciders from festival vendors can be found in restaurants throughout town.
GET YOUR TICKETS HERE! You won't want to miss this amazing weekend!
When: Friday and Saturday, October 4th and 5th, 2019 from 5:00 - 9:00 pm.
Address: 100 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, Washington 98221
Rock out with one of the world’s most iconic music moguls! Bret Michaels is the epitome of a global multiplatinum artist! Here’s your chance to engage with the Poison front man as he showcases his chart-topping, record-shattering talents in a performance of a lifetime! Tickets are $55 per person. Get yours HERE!
When: Saturday, October 26th, 2019 at 8:00 pm
Address: 3438 Stoluckquamish Ln, Arlington, WA 98223
Enter the grounds of Lord Hill Farms, in Snohomish, while you gaze upon the beautiful tree lit path to the grand entrance. Walk down the red carpet wearing your favorite formal/semi formal/ or Sunday's best attire and wander the ball, finding your favorite characters as you mingle, take photos and eat sweets fit for a queen!
Dance the night away with the characters and your fall ball date and sing-a-long to your favorite songs!When: Saturday, October 26th, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Address: 12525 Old Snohomish Monroe Rd, Snohomish, Washington 98290
Don't miss out on this incredible evening in historic La Conner! Come taste some delicious beers and dance to live music by The Walrus! This is a 21+ only event.
*The first 200 to pre-register will receive a souvenir tasting glass!
GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!
When: Saturday, October 19th, 2019 at 7:00 pm
Address: 613 N 2nd St, La Conner, WA 98257
Come watch the META Perfroming Arts production of Roald Dahl's Matilda the Musical!
This is the story of an extraordinary girl who, armed with a vivid imagination and a sharp mind, dares to take a stand and change her own destiny.
This is an INCREDIBLE show that you won't want to miss. Perfect for elementary aged children as well. Don't miss it!
When: October 18, 2019 at 7:30 pm
Address: 712 S 1st St, Mount Vernon, Washington 98273
Kirk Cameron will be bringing the Cameron living room to churches across the country, and wants you to join him for a heartfelt conversation about what matters most to husbands, wives and parents.
Think of it as a "home-run date night" with Kirk along with special music guest, Matt Hammitt.
Come enjoy a time to get away with your spouse for 3 hours to laugh, pray, learn and worship together as everyone dives deep.
You'll walk away from this event with a new lens to see your family through and you'll definitely be inspired to give your family a "Living Room Reset". Don't miss it!
When: Monday, October 6th, 2019 at 6:00 pm
Address: 4326 148th St SE, Mill Creek, WA 98012
Come enjoy local cider, food trucks, live music, field games, cornstalks, photo booths, raffles, outdoor living room and MORE at Bellingham's Sippin' on Cider event!
Local non-profit, Shifting Gears, is about to bring a whole new meaning to "a bike ride a day keeps the doctor away”.
Grab your friends or partner and ‘sip’ the night away at Lost Giants Cider Company, who will be featuring cideries from around the Pacific Northwest and tasty bites from local vendors.
Money raised by Sippin' on Cider will support Shifting Gears' recreation programs that empower women.
Tickets are $30 at the door. *21+ event only with a valid ID.
When: Friday, October 4th, 2019 at 5:00 pm
Address: 1200 Meador Ave., Bellingham, Washington 98229
Come join the trio swiss bowling tournament this fall at Riverside Lanes!
Entry fee is $150 per team ($50 per person), you will bowl 8 games. *All bowlers must have a valid USBC membership card. Teams will consist of 3 bowlers, any combination of men or women.Handicap will be 90% of 230. No Minus Individual handicap, 60 pins max. Grab your friends and enjoy a day of music, food, beverages, bowling and fun!
When: Sunday, September 22nd, 2019 at 9:00 am
Address: 225 Riverside Ln, Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Come enjoy a fun filled night with a delicious plated dinner, live and silent auction and many ways for you to show your support for the Humane Society of Skagit Valley! Get your paws on some awesome prizes while helping a great cause! This is a family friendly event, so bring the kids down for a great night!
When: Monday, October 5th, 2019 at 5:00 pm
Address: 2300 Market St, Mount Vernon, WA 98273
This is a faith-based/Christ-centered class held at Freedom Hill Farm on Camano Island!
The instructor will lead you in a gentle yoga flow with worship music, scripture and prayer to refresh and encourage you. Through postures of prayer, your faith and your body will be stretched and your faith will be strengthened. Modification suggestions will be provided to make this accessible and challenging for all levels.
Try to arrive 15-30 minutes early to get set up and signed up and say hello to the goats and chickens!
WHAT TO BRING: Yoga mat and a water bottle. You might also want a beach towel under your mat to protect it.
Cost: There is a suggested $5-10 donation, but it is not required.
This event is at a private residence and the address will be given upon registration.
Ananda Farms invites you to celebrate the joy of apples this season! This festival will include cooking demonstrations, crafts, food, and live music! Come learn fascinating history and facts about apples and shop from the wide selection of apple samplings. Ananda Farm offers over 30 heirloom varieties. Don't forget to treat yourself to fresh pressed apple cidar, apple desserts, and more!
When: Saturday, September 28th, 2019 from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Address: 732 Haven Pl, Camano Island, WA - Phone: 360-387-0575
America's favorite musical returns to the stage in a vibrant 20th anniversary touring production! Come enjoy the show and bring your friends with you! This is a family friendly event and a show you won't want to miss!
When: Monday, September 23rd, 2019 at from 7:00 - 10:00 pm
Address: 104 N Commercial St, Bellingham, WA - Phone: 360-773-5793
Come celebrate the 30th anniversary season at Anacortes Farmers Market!
The market offers everything from fresh fruits and veggies, baked goods and pasta, honey, cheese, eggs, meat and fish, preserved foods, soap and body care products, candles, clothes, jewelry, and accessories, fine arts and crafts and SO MUCH MORE!
There will be hot food options available with an outdoor cafe and live music every week from 10:00 am - 1:00 pm.
Your children will enjoy the kids activities while you are enjoying the market.
You can find the master gardeners plant clinic indoors or relax and enjoy the sculpture garden and madrone grove next door!
When: Every Saturday through October 26th, 2019 from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm.
Address: 611 R Ave, Anacortes, Washington 98221
Come find lots of great treasures, live music, great food, and a car show at the Skagit County Fairgrounds! This awesome fall garage sale is LOADED with antiques and knick knacks for everyone. Enjoy some live music and food while you shop around!
When: Friday, September 20th at 9:00 pm through Saturday, September 21st, 2019 at 4:00 pm.
Address: 479 W Taylor St, Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Join in for SEA FEST! A celebration of the Salish Sea in Bellingham, WA! This two-day festival celebrates Bellingham's rich maritime culture and heritage, thriving working waterfront, enjoyment and conservation of water resources, commercial fishing and seafood industries, and the culinary bounty of our corner of the Pacific Northwest. Save the date! This is a family friendly event with something for everyone. Enjoy food, live music, art and SO MUCH MORE!
When: Saturday, September 21st at 10:00 am Through Sunday, September 22nd, 2019 at 4:00 pm.
Address:722 Coho Way, Bellingham, WA - Phone: 360-676-2542
The annual Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival is a fun, annual community event that includes artists' booths, food, a kids area, beer & wine garden with music! Enjoy fireworks on Saturday night at the festival! There is fun to be had for all ages. Don't miss it!
When: Friday, Sep 6th from 4:00 pm to Sunday, Sep 8th, 2019 at 11:00 am.
Address: 4902 76th St SW, Mukilteo, WA ~ Phone: 425-353-5516
Come have a blast at the largest motorcycle rally in the Pacific Northwest!
Enjoy live music, vendors, cossack motorcycle drill team and so much more all surrounds by the gorgeous backdrop that os Anacortes, WA! This is a free one day event, although many come early, stay late and make a weekend out of it.
When: Sunday, September 22nd, 2019 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm. ~ Address: Commercial Ave, Anacortes, WA
Please ride responsibly and respectfully!
Join local and regional breweries for the 3rd Annual Sedro-Woolley brewfest, benefiting Helping Hands Food Bank of Sedro-Woolley.
The festivities will take place at Heritage Hammer Square. This year, they are expanding the street even more, inviting 40 breweries and cideries! The band Whiskey Fever will kick off the party, so enjoy live music while you're taste testing!
Admission is $35 per person which includes 5 eight ounce tastes. There will be multiple food options, 2 bands, big time raffles and lots of other surprises! 21+ event only.
Saturday, September 21st, 2019 from 2:00 - 7:00 pm.
Address: 118 Ferry St, Sedro-Woolley, WA 98284
Come check out everyone's favorite venue in La Conner!
Enjoy local food, beverages and freshly picked bluegrass. The Prozac Mtn. Boys band will be playing LIVE in the warm summer sun for your enjoyment!
When: Saturday, September 7th, 2019 at 7:30 pm.
Address: 513 1st St. La Conner, WA - Phone: 360-399-1805