Published August 2006
Camano Community Fair
— Aug. 4, 5 and 6
The 75th annual Stanwood Camano Community Fair, set for Aug. 4, 5 and
6, will offer an old-fashioned country fair atmosphere that in the past
has drawn more than 42,000 visitors with its animals, exhibits, live entertainment,
games and carnival rides. Located at the Stillaguamish Fairgrounds just
outside Stanwood, the fair runs from 9 a.m. to midnight Aug. 4 and 5 and
from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 6. Admission prices are $7 for adults, $5 for
children age 5 to 12 and for seniors, and free for children younger than
5. A three-day pass costs $14. For more information on performances and
activities, go online to www.stanwoodcamanofair.com.
Taste of Edmonds — Aug. 11, 12 and 13
The three-day family festival, set for Aug. 11, 12 and 13, will include
tasting booths, arts and crafts, roving artists and stage performers.
Located at the Civic Playfield at Sixth and Bell streets in Edmonds, the
festival will provide free parking and shuttle service from Edmonds-Woodway
High School, at 212th Street SW and 76th Avenue W., in Edmonds. Admission
price is $3 per person and free for children age 12 and younger. For more
information, call 425-670-9112 or go online to www.edmondswa.com
Festival of the River
— Aug. 12 and 13
The 17th annual Stillaguamish Festival of the River will be held Aug.
12 and 13 at River Meadows County Park located between Arlington and Granite
Falls on the Jordan Road. The festival opens each day at 10 a.m., with
the Stilly 5K Fun Run kicking things off at 9 a.m. Aug. 12. Events include
traditional American Indian powwows, a tribal salmon bake, a wildlife
rehabilitation display, children’s activities, craft vendors and live
music. Cost for admission and parking is free. For more information, go
online to www.stillaguamish.nsn.us.
of Artists at Work — Aug. 19 and 20
The Fresh Paint Festival of Artists at Work will be held from 11 a.m.
to 5 p.m. Aug. 19 and 20 at the Everett Marina waterfront. Attendees can
watch artists at work, peruse art for sale and enjoy live band performances.
This year, there will be glassblowers and the event sponsor, the Arts
Council of Snohomish County, will have art projects for kids. For more
information, call 425-257-7380 or go online to www.artscouncilofsnoco.org.
Show — Aug. 19 and 20
The Snohomish County Dahlia Society will hold its 97th annual Dahlia Show
from 1 to 6 p.m. Aug 19 and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 20 at Floral Hall
in Forest Park, 802 Mukilteo Blvd., in Everett. Thousands of dahlias will
be in bloom for visitors to enjoy. For more information, call 360-659-8687.
— Aug. 24 through Sept. 4
The 2006 Evergreen State Fair — “More than a Dog and Pony Show!” — is
set for Aug. 24 through Sept. 4 at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in
Monroe with a full slate of stage performers, carnival rides, exhibits
and tasty treats. For more information on admission prices and event information,
go online to www.evergreenfair.org.
Field Corn Roast and Fly-In
— Aug. 26
The 54th annual Harvey Field Corn Roast and Fly-In will be held from noon
to 4 p.m. Aug. 26 at Harvey Field, 9900 Airport Way, in Snohomish. Aviation
education and children’s activities, aircraft displays, food and ice cream
vendors, and hot buttered corn are part of the fun. Event admission is
free. For more information, call 360-568-1541.
Primitive Antique Show — Aug. 26
Craven Farm Inc. will hold its Country Primitive Antique Show & Fresh
Air Country Market from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 26 at Craven Farm, 13817
Short School Road, in Snohomish. Visitors will find barns filled with
Country Primitive antique pieces large and small. There also will be the
addition of Garden Junk, Yard Art & Funky Finds from the Fresh Air Country
Market. There will be no early previews, and lunch is available. Admission
is $7 per person. For more information, call 360-568-2601 or go online
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