Entertainment

Sophia Engkvist finds inspiration in six-song album, ‘When We Rise’

Sophia Engkvist finds inspiration in six-song album, ‘When We Rise’

The artist plans an open house release party from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.

Sophia Engkvist finds inspiration in six-song album, ‘When We Rise’

Walk for Poor slated for Saturday

Participants have the option of walking as far as Whitefeather Way or in a short loop around Carrie Blake Park on the Olympic Discovery Trail.

Popular film festival venue gears up for big weekend in Port Townsend

Popular film festival venue gears up for big weekend in Port Townsend

“We have a few venues, but the Starlight is everyone’s favorite,” said the Port Townsend Film Festival executive director.

Popular film festival venue gears up for big weekend in Port Townsend
A supportive show: Port Angeles concert to raise funds for performance website

A supportive show: Port Angeles concert to raise funds for performance website

Go2OpenLive.com, a Port Angeles website that compiles information on venues and musicians, will benefit from a fundraising concert Saturday.

A supportive show: Port Angeles concert to raise funds for performance website
Bina Erickson, who received the first prize for violin in the Junior Young Artist Competition, will perform Saturday evening at C’est Si Bon Restaurant, 23 Cedar Park Drive. — Submitted.

A delicious musical treat: Symphony orchestra fundraiser to feature classic music, French cuisine

Three food-inspiried musical numbers will combine with French food to delight the ear and the tongue Saturday night.

Bina Erickson, who received the first prize for violin in the Junior Young Artist Competition, will perform Saturday evening at C’est Si Bon Restaurant, 23 Cedar Park Drive. — Submitted.

Artist presentations planned in Port Townsend on Saturday

The free presentations will be at 10 a.m. at the Pope Marine Building on Madison Street.

Car show, plant sale, drag races on Peninsula this weekend

Events across the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend.

ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS: Artist Talk scheduled for Sunday in PT … and other items
ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS: Artist Talk scheduled for Sunday in PT … and other items
First-ever show in Sequim a wonder for button collectors

First-ever show in Sequim a wonder for button collectors

The State Button Society Convention is free to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. today and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.

First-ever show in Sequim a wonder for button collectors
Play for the birds: Port Angeles pianist to perform excerpts from new album tonight

Play for the birds: Port Angeles pianist to perform excerpts from new album tonight

The concert at St. Matthew Lutheran Church will feature songs Ken Young composed and dedicated to flying creatures.

Play for the birds: Port Angeles pianist to perform excerpts from new album tonight

Quilcene Fair celebrates with a parade, carnival, car show

The Saturday event boasts a salmon cook-out and strange vegetables for judging.

Slipshod returns to Coyle for ongoing Concerts in the Woods series

Slipshod returns to Coyle for ongoing Concerts in the Woods series

Coyle concert series continues Saturday with return of the Bluegrass and country duo.

Slipshod returns to Coyle for ongoing Concerts in the Woods series
Artist Trust on Tour opens in Port Townsend tonight

Artist Trust on Tour opens in Port Townsend tonight

The free exhibit begins at 6 p.m. at the Cotton Building at 607 Water St.

Artist Trust on Tour opens in Port Townsend tonight

Young trio from Port Townsend to debut at Saturday fundraiser in Port Angeles

The three Ericksons were all top honorees at the Port Angeles Symphony’s Young Artist Competition.

Jazz singer to perform in Port Angeles

Jazz singer to perform in Port Angeles

Five-time grammy nominee jazz vocalist Karrin Allyson will croon in Port Angeles on Wednesday night at the high school Performing Arts Center.

Jazz singer to perform in Port Angeles
Sail-by to cap Wooden Boat Festival weekend in Port Townsend

Sail-by to cap Wooden Boat Festival weekend in Port Townsend

Finale of three-day Port Townsend festival also to feature boatbuilding challenge.

Sail-by to cap Wooden Boat Festival weekend in Port Townsend
Wooden Boat Festival offers education, entertainment in Port Townsend

Wooden Boat Festival offers education, entertainment in Port Townsend

All festival activities are centered around the Northwest Maritime Center at 431 Water St.

Wooden Boat Festival offers education, entertainment in Port Townsend

Variety promised at Crafts by the Dock Fair in Port Townsend

This weekend’s downtown fair to feature artists from all over the Pacific Northwest.

The 2016 Rock, Gem and Jewelry Show will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Vern Burton Community Center, 308 E. Fourth St. Featured rocks will include orbicular jasper, such as that seen here in the Bucegi Mountains of Romania. — Wikimedia Commons.

Earth’s treasures on display at rock show in Port Angeles

Admission is free to this weekend’s event.

The 2016 Rock, Gem and Jewelry Show will take place from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday at the Vern Burton Community Center, 308 E. Fourth St. Featured rocks will include orbicular jasper, such as that seen here in the Bucegi Mountains of Romania. — Wikimedia Commons.
Twilight fans gather in Forks this weekend

Twilight fans gather in Forks this weekend

Forever Twilight festivities continue through Sunday, with highlights including a Vampire Habitat Walk through the Hoh Rain Forest today.

Twilight fans gather in Forks this weekend