Entertainment

Rebecca Roudman, right, and Colin Williams of the San Francisco Bay area-based Renegade Orchestra take the stage at Field Arts & Events Hall, a Saturday venue of the Juan de Fuca Festival of the Arts. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Hitting the right notes

Rebecca Roudman, right, and Colin Williams of the San Francisco Bay area-based Renegade Orchestra take the stage at Field Arts & Events Hall, a Saturday… Continue reading

 

This year's Rhododendron Festival queen Paige Govia and princess Rosie Schmucker wave to the Sequim Irrigation Festival Grand Parade crowd on May 11. (Michael Dashiell/Olympic Peninsula News Group)

Irrigation Festival names its Grand Parade winners

Sequim Irrigation Festival organizers announced the winners of the Grand Parade for the 129th year of the event. The Port Townsend Rhododendron Festival… Continue reading

 

Flower Garden Frizzle by Debra Olson will be part of the Colors of Nature exhibit at Field Arts and Events Hall in Port Angeles.

Reception set for Colors of Nature art exhibit

There will be a reception at 5 p.m. Tuesday for the opening of “Colors of Nature.” The fiber art exhibit will be… Continue reading

 

Juan de Fuca Festival kicks off weekend events

The Juan de Fuca Festival and Hood Canal Fjord Fest highlight the weekend of events on the North Olympic Peninsula. • The Juan de Fuca… Continue reading

Port Angeles Food Bank to host bar crawl fundraiser

The Port Angeles Food Bank will sponsor Barkour, its Memorial Day weekend pub crawl fundraiser, at 7 p.m. Saturday. The fundraiser will… Continue reading

Kim Trenerry, left, and Jason Mogi, who make up the Port Angeles-based duo Deadwood Revival, shown Tuesday at the New Moon Craft Tavern in Port Angeles, will perform at this weekend’s Juan de Fuca Festival of the Arts. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Juan de Fuca Festival spreads out this weekend

Street fair, five stages host performers, vendors

Kim Trenerry, left, and Jason Mogi, who make up the Port Angeles-based duo Deadwood Revival, shown Tuesday at the New Moon Craft Tavern in Port Angeles, will perform at this weekend’s Juan de Fuca Festival of the Arts. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)
Martin Vanners, a Dutch artist, will come to Port Townsend to give a free illustrated talk on pinhole photography. (Martin Vanners)

Free pinhole photography talk Monday

Artist Martin Vanners felt something was missing — from his career and his life. He’d been doing digital art for 15 years… Continue reading

Martin Vanners, a Dutch artist, will come to Port Townsend to give a free illustrated talk on pinhole photography. (Martin Vanners)

Juan de Fuca Festival 2024 schedule

Information can be found at JFFA.org and on the Juan de Fuca Festival mobile app. Friday Noon to 6:30 p.m.: Street fair open; food vendors… Continue reading

Storytelling event set Friday at Studio Bob

Meredith Vincent will host Out Loud Story Slam at 7 p.m. Friday. The storytelling event will be on the stage at Studio… Continue reading

Auditions set for children’s theater

The Port Angeles Children’s Theater will audition for its summer production of “Murder Most Fowl” at 6 p.m. Thursday, June 6, and… Continue reading

Violinist Carrie Krause will perform as a soloist at the Salish Sea Early Music Festival on Sunday.

Bach, Vivaldi and Aubert featured at Early Music Festival

The Salish Sea Early Music Festival will present Concerti by Bach, Vivaldi and Aubert at 2 p.m. Sunday. Jonathan Oddie, Carrie Krause,… Continue reading

Violinist Carrie Krause will perform as a soloist at the Salish Sea Early Music Festival on Sunday.

Cellist to perform concerts in Port Angeles, Forks

Cellist Ian Maksin will perform concerts in Port Angeles and Forks as part of his Cello for Peace Tour. Maksin will perform… Continue reading

Schola Galante members, from left, Dahti Blanchard, Lee Inman, Miguel Rodé and Douglass Hjelm, will perform “Return to Potsdam” at the Quimper Grange on Saturday.

Schola Galante to perform at Early Music at the Grange

Schola Galante will perform “Return to Potsdam” at 2 p.m. Saturday. The concert is part of the Early Music at the Grange… Continue reading

Schola Galante members, from left, Dahti Blanchard, Lee Inman, Miguel Rodé and Douglass Hjelm, will perform “Return to Potsdam” at the Quimper Grange on Saturday.
The Peninsula Men’s Gospel Singers will perform a benefit concert on Sunday.

Three charities to benefit from gospel concert

Peninsula Men’s Gospel Singers will perform for a benefit concert at 3 p.m. Sunday. The annual concert is at Holy Trinity Lutheran… Continue reading

The Peninsula Men’s Gospel Singers will perform a benefit concert on Sunday.

Fjord Fest to open two-day event on Saturday

The inaugural Fjord Fest, the festival formerly known as ShrimpFest, will return to Brinnon from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.… Continue reading

Jere Canote, left, and Bobbi Nikles will perform fiddle tunes, antique swing, blues and country songs at Candlelight Concerts on Thursday.

Nikles, Canote to perform at Candlelight Concerts series

Bobbi Nikles and Jeri Canote will perform at the Candlelight Concerts series at 7 p.m. Thursday. The series, at Trinity United Methodist… Continue reading

Jere Canote, left, and Bobbi Nikles will perform fiddle tunes, antique swing, blues and country songs at Candlelight Concerts on Thursday.

Palindrome to host Jacobs-Strain, Beach on Friday

David Jacobs-Strain and Bob Beach will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday. The concert will be at the Palindrome at Eaglemount Cidery, 1893… Continue reading

The Jefferson County Rhody Festival float moves along Lawrence Street in Uptown Port Townsend during the 89th Rhody Parade on Saturday. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Rhody parade

The Jefferson County Rhody Festival float moves along Lawrence Street in Uptown Port Townsend during the 89th Rhody Parade on Saturday.… Continue reading

The Jefferson County Rhody Festival float moves along Lawrence Street in Uptown Port Townsend during the 89th Rhody Parade on Saturday. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Moving Pictures Festival accepting submissions

Peninsula College is accepting submissions for its 11th Moving Pictures Festival until noon May 30. The annual festival is set for 1:40… Continue reading

Bear Chashin, 4, wins his age 3-4 trike race during the Rhody Festival Kids Trike Races on Water Street in Port Townsend on Wednesday. The festival continues with a kiddie parade, hair and beard contest and bed races today, plus the grand parade at 1 p.m. Saturday and the Rhody Run at 9 a.m. Sunday. For a complete list of events, go to https://rhodyfestival.org. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Port Townsend pedalers

Bear Chashin, 4, wins his age 3-4 trike race during the Rhody Festival Kids Trike Races on Water Street in Port Townsend on Wednesday. The… Continue reading

Bear Chashin, 4, wins his age 3-4 trike race during the Rhody Festival Kids Trike Races on Water Street in Port Townsend on Wednesday. The festival continues with a kiddie parade, hair and beard contest and bed races today, plus the grand parade at 1 p.m. Saturday and the Rhody Run at 9 a.m. Sunday. For a complete list of events, go to https://rhodyfestival.org. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)