Entertainment

Port Townsend Film Festival director to speak at Studium Generale East

Danielle McClelland will address Studium Generale East at 4 p.m. Thursday. The Studium is at Peninsula College’s Port Townsend Campus, 202 Eisenhower… Continue reading

Aurora Loop Gallery to host pair of artists

Aurora Loop Gallery will host a reception for Kate Flores and Carolyn King from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday. The gallery… Continue reading

Isabel Elena Pérez's pastel "Robins in the Alder Grove" is part of the "Lush Language" exhibit at Northwind Art's Jeanette Best Gallery in Port Townsend.

Art Walk brings ‘Lush’ work and more to downtown Port Townsend

Pastels, gold mica and the Procreate app all share the space at Northwind Art’s Jeanette Best Gallery, one of the venues open… Continue reading

Isabel Elena Pérez's pastel "Robins in the Alder Grove" is part of the "Lush Language" exhibit at Northwind Art's Jeanette Best Gallery in Port Townsend.

Chimacum Farmers Market to open Sunday

The Chimacum Farmers Market will open for its 2024 season at 10 a.m. Sunday. The market, located next to the Chimacum Corner Farmstand,… Continue reading

Work like this table from woodworker Robin McKann will be on display at Gallery-9 during the Art Walk on Saturday.

Oil paintings, pastels, woodworking highlight art walk

Gallery 9, Northwind Art and the Port Townsend Gallery will be among the venues participating in the Art Walk from 5 p.m.… Continue reading

Work like this table from woodworker Robin McKann will be on display at Gallery-9 during the Art Walk on Saturday.
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Olympic Theatre Arts to stage musical ‘Spamalot’

Production adapted from iconic ‘Monty Python and the Holy Grail’

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Chamber music workshop to include performances this weekend

Centrum’s Chamber Music Intensive Workshop will open two student performances and a concert by its resident quartet to the public on Fort… Continue reading

Margaret Emery, seen here, and Anabel Moore will perform to “Waltz of the Flowers” and to music by French composer Jacques Ibert on Saturday at Port Townsend High School.

Ling Hui Dance performance set Saturday at Port Townsend High School

Ling Hui Dance will present its 28th performance with shows at 2 p.m. and 5 p.m Saturday. This year’s annual show, entitled… Continue reading

Margaret Emery, seen here, and Anabel Moore will perform to “Waltz of the Flowers” and to music by French composer Jacques Ibert on Saturday at Port Townsend High School.

Nerd Comedy Tour to stop at Port Townsend winery

The Nerd Comedy Tour 2024 will take the stage at 7 p.m. Friday. The comedy show will be at FairWinds Winery, 1984… Continue reading

The Port Townsend Summer Band will play a series of free monthly concerts this summer.

Port Townsend Summer Band to play series of monthly concerts

The Port Townsend Summer Band began its 32nd season with a free Memorial Day concert Monday at the American Legion’s Marvin G.… Continue reading

The Port Townsend Summer Band will play a series of free monthly concerts this summer.

Sequim City Orchestra to host free performance Saturday

The Sequim City Orchestra will finish its 2023-2024 season with a free concert at 7 p.m. Saturday. The orchestra will perform at Trinity… Continue reading

The Wild Rose Chorale embraces fun in its music. Annual concerts are Friday and Sunday. Personnel includes, from left, back row, Lynn Nowak, Rolf Vegdahl, Doug Rodgers, Al Thompson, Kris Lott, Mark Schecter, Patricia Nerison, Chuck Helman, and, from left, front row, Leslie Lewis, Cherry Chenruk-Geelan, Sarah Gustner-Hewitt and JES Schumacher. (Jo Tiffany)

Wild Rose Chorale to perform concerts this weekend

Wild Rose Chorale will perform “It’s a Celebration” at 7 p.m. Friday and 3 p.m. Sunday. The a cappella performances will be… Continue reading

The Wild Rose Chorale embraces fun in its music. Annual concerts are Friday and Sunday. Personnel includes, from left, back row, Lynn Nowak, Rolf Vegdahl, Doug Rodgers, Al Thompson, Kris Lott, Mark Schecter, Patricia Nerison, Chuck Helman, and, from left, front row, Leslie Lewis, Cherry Chenruk-Geelan, Sarah Gustner-Hewitt and JES Schumacher. (Jo Tiffany)
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

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)
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

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)
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

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

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