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A free Lindy Hop Dance class is planned in Tyler Plaza on Thursday.

Soundcheck festival kicks heels up in Port Townsend

The four-day Soundcheck Music and Arts Festival begins Thursday with events that focus on highlighting and supporting the local artistic community in… Continue reading

A free Lindy Hop Dance class is planned in Tyler Plaza on Thursday.
Eugenia Vargas is among the performers who will perform Japanese Butoh in Port Townsend this week.

Butoh Fesitval begins with free performance

Japanese art form to be seen also Wednesday, Saturday

Eugenia Vargas is among the performers who will perform Japanese Butoh in Port Townsend this week.

Free outdoor concerts set on Peninsula

Free outdoor summer concerts are scheduled on the North Olympic Peninsula next week. The season’s free concerts are on Tuesdays in Sequim through Aug. 29,… Continue reading

Emma Miller, 11, right, and best friend Lorelei Sanders, 11, both from Sequim, bounce around in the floating bubbles while at the 2023 Jefferson County Fair on Friday. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Fun bubbles up at Jefferson County Fair

Emma Miller, 11, right, and best friend Lorelei Sanders, 11, both from Sequim, bounce around in the floating bubbles while at the 2023 Jefferson County… Continue reading

Emma Miller, 11, right, and best friend Lorelei Sanders, 11, both from Sequim, bounce around in the floating bubbles while at the 2023 Jefferson County Fair on Friday. (Steve Mullensky/for Peninsula Daily News)

Registration open for Womanfest retreat

Registration is now open for Womanfest’s fall retreat set for Sept. 15-17. This is the 40th annual retreat hosted by Womanfest at Camp David Jr.,… Continue reading

Summer jazz concert for Tuesday

The free PC Jazz Ensemble Summer Quarter Concert will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday. It will be in Maier Performance Hall on… Continue reading

Terri Enck’s ceramics will be featured at Harbor Art Gallery throughout the month of August. (HARBOR ART GALLERY)

Second Saturday to feature ceramics, erotic art

Harbor Art Gallery and Studio Bob in Port Angeles will have special events Saturday evening during the Second Saturday Art Walk. Harbor… Continue reading

Terri Enck’s ceramics will be featured at Harbor Art Gallery throughout the month of August. (HARBOR ART GALLERY)

Variety of entertainment offered on Peninsula

Summer entertainment is in full swing on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. • The 2023 edition of the Jefferson County Fair opens today and… Continue reading

Bring Your Own Erotic Art begins Saturday

The fourth annual Bring Your Own Erotic Art Show will be at Studio Bob on Saturday and Sunday. The show will be… Continue reading

Fairytale takes the stage this weekend

The final weekend of Key City Public Theatre’s Shakespeare in the Park won’t be Shakespeare. Julia Izumi’s “Sometimes the Rain, Sometimes the… Continue reading

Here Comes the Sun gala set at Quilcene museum

The 14th annual Tasting Gala at the Quilcene Historical Museum will be Friday. The gala will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.… Continue reading

Jefferson County Fair opens Friday

Fair manager: ‘We’re going to have a great time’

Jefferson County Fair schedule

The Jefferson County Fair begins Friday and runs through Saturday at the fairgrounds at 4907 Landes St. in Port Townsend. Gates open… Continue reading

Olympic Music Festival to begin 40th season

The Olympic Music Festival’s 40th season will kick off on Saturday with a selection of compositions by Mozart and continue Sunday with… Continue reading

Photo by Richard Greenway, Sequim City Band/ A summer crowd settles in as Sequim City Band members and director Tyler Benedict prepare to play during the opening announcement of the Fourth of July concert.

Sequim City Band to go back in time

Free 1980s-themed concert set for Sunday

Photo by Richard Greenway, Sequim City Band/ A summer crowd settles in as Sequim City Band members and director Tyler Benedict prepare to play during the opening announcement of the Fourth of July concert.

Wine festival to benefit Habitat for Humanity

The seventh annual Wine Festival on Saturday will feature vintages from wineries from all over the West Coast. Hors d’oeuvres, live music, raffle… Continue reading

Race official Erin Bertleson, right, of Joyce watches with clenched fists as Seattle Spew and Slug-o-War jostle for the finish line. All proceeds benefit Clallam County Fire District No. 4 in Joyce. (Sam Nugent)

Slugs wow race fans in Joyce

Race fans in Joyce were treated to a real nail-biter this year at the annual Extreme Slug Racing Event at the Joyce Family… Continue reading

Race official Erin Bertleson, right, of Joyce watches with clenched fists as Seattle Spew and Slug-o-War jostle for the finish line. All proceeds benefit Clallam County Fire District No. 4 in Joyce. (Sam Nugent)

Departure Fest tickets available now

Kalan Wolfe and Keely Crow-Ka, of “The Shift,” have called on performers from across the country to join them at Departure Festival in… Continue reading

Drink and draw slated Thursday

Models for Thursday’s Drink & Draw will be chosen from the audience. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with the first pose… Continue reading

Jack McMahon, left, and John Bunzow will perform Saturday.

McMahon, Bunzow to sing at The Palindrome on Saturday

Portland-based singer-songwriters Jack McMahon and John Bunzow will sing apart and together at The Palindrome on Saturday. The Rainshadow Recording and Concerts… Continue reading

Jack McMahon, left, and John Bunzow will perform Saturday.