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Tall ship visit, charity car show among Peninsula attractions

A tall ship visit, a charity car show and a ham radio course are among upcoming activities on the North Olympic Peninsula. Information also is… Continue reading

Andrew Wan will be one of three musicians to perform “The Great Piano Trios” during the second weekend of the 34th annual Olympic Music Festival. (Andrew Wan)

The Great Piano Trios second weekend of Olympic Music Festival

The second weekend of Olympic Music Festival will present “The Great Piano Trios” on Saturday and Sunday. Performances will be at 2… Continue reading

Andrew Wan will be one of three musicians to perform “The Great Piano Trios” during the second weekend of the 34th annual Olympic Music Festival. (Andrew Wan)
Navy to host Deer Run at Naval Magazine Indian Island on Saturday

Navy to host Deer Run at Naval Magazine Indian Island on Saturday

Naval Magazine Indian Island will host its annual Deer Run at 10 a.m. Saturday, one of the few times Indian Island is… Continue reading

Navy to host Deer Run at Naval Magazine Indian Island on Saturday
Audience members dance at a recent installment of the Concert on the Pier music series at Port Angeles City Pier. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Free outdoor concerts open in Port Townsend, continue in Port Angeles, Sequim

Port Townsend will kick off its summer of free outdoor concerts, Concerts on the Dock, on Thursday. Joy in Mudville will perform music with influences… Continue reading

Audience members dance at a recent installment of the Concert on the Pier music series at Port Angeles City Pier. (Keith Thorpe/Peninsula Daily News)

Great American Songbook concert planned Tuesday in Port Townsend

A free concert Tuesday will feature pieces from the Great American Songbook, a canon of popular American songs and jazz standards from… Continue reading

Historic Quilcene barn hosts free chamber music concerts

Historic Quilcene barn hosts free chamber music concerts

The Concerts in the Barn will be back in August — and now with an expanded summer lineup. Since 1984, Alan Iglitzin has… Continue reading

Historic Quilcene barn hosts free chamber music concerts

Story Slam planned Thursday at Olympic Theatre Arts in Sequim

Olympic Theatre Arts and The Story People of Clallam County have collaborated to bring to Sequim a second Story Slam with the theme… Continue reading

Clallam Bay-Sekiu Fun Days offers weekend of play, fireworks

Opportunities to eat, race, play and parade will be plentiful in Clallam Bay today through Sunday during the 36th annual Clallam Bay-Sekiu Fun… Continue reading

“Lavender Sunset” by Marilynn Evans will be on display during Sequim’s First Friday Art Walk today.

Lavender theme for Sequim Art Walk

The shade of Sequim’s famous lavender blooms will occupy the galleries, studios and museums along Sequim’s First Friday Art Walk today from 5… Continue reading

“Lavender Sunset” by Marilynn Evans will be on display during Sequim’s First Friday Art Walk today.
Second Weekend Art Walk challenges painters in speed, audience favor

Second Weekend Art Walk challenges painters in speed, audience favor

Art walks, for the most part, promote an easy pace. You can visit galleries at your leisure and spend hours admiring a… Continue reading

Second Weekend Art Walk challenges painters in speed, audience favor
“Tiger” by Roxanne Grinstad was painted in the Japanese brush style.

‘Asian Flair’ art debuts at Civic Center; ‘Keying Around’ pianos coming in July

The City Arts Advisory Commission will sponsor the opening of An Asian Flair art exhibit and artist reception from 5 p.m. to 7… Continue reading

“Tiger” by Roxanne Grinstad was painted in the Japanese brush style.

Artist demonstrates gyotaku fish print-making

Upon a successful fishing trip, most would fire up the grill. Not Paul Blake. Blake has other plans for his catch, and… Continue reading

Cincinnati Boys Choir will perform in Port Angeles

The Cincinnati Boys Choir will perform at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church at 7 p.m. Saturday. Choral music from Bach and Mozart to… Continue reading

Anna Coogan will perform with Jay Kardong at Concerts in the Woods tonight.

Concerts in the Woods presents performance tonight

The Concerts in the Woods series will present the music of Anna Coogan at 7:30 tonight. Coogan will be play this show with… Continue reading

Anna Coogan will perform with Jay Kardong at Concerts in the Woods tonight.
Cary Borum, in front, and Ron Clark both of Forks burn to the starting line of a recent West End Thunder race. (Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News)

Drag racing to roar in Forks this weekend

West End Thunder will host the season’s third weekend of drag racing at Forks Municipal Airport on Saturday and Sunday. A Show and… Continue reading

Cary Borum, in front, and Ron Clark both of Forks burn to the starting line of a recent West End Thunder race. (Lonnie Archibald/for Peninsula Daily News)

Festival of American Fiddle Tunes offers two public performances

This weekend features the last two public performances from the Festival of American Fiddle Tunes. Square dancing, Cajun music from Louisiana and… Continue reading

Interactive play deals with social issues

The Mandala Center for Change in Port Townsend believes theater can transform society for the better. The multidisciplinary arts organization, located at… Continue reading

Joshua J. Superstar to perform at libraries

The North Olympic Library System will bring Joshua J. Superstar and his comedy stunts to Forks, Sequim and Port Angeles libraries today. His first performance… Continue reading

Marrowstone Island historian to speak

Marrowstone Island historian to speak

Isolated women, festivals, the fight for the bridge — and even a murder on Marrowstone Island will be the subject of Jefferson… Continue reading

Marrowstone Island historian to speak

Olympic Music Festival begins season

Although Olympic Music Festival’s special summer gala this Sunday is sold out, tickets are still on sale for the rest of the… Continue reading