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Sequim Irrigation Festival winds up this weekend

SEQUIM - This year's Irrigation Festival Grand Parade promises a larger-than-life luminary, promised Joe Borden, the festival's chairman. This figure, however, is not on the… Continue reading

More best bets across the Peninsula this weekend

Maples are beginning to turn orange and yellow, school has begun, flu shot clinics are being scheduled and the first of fall's rains have fallen.… Continue reading

More best bets across the Peninsula this weekend

The North Olympic Peninsula celebrates the end of summer and the first days of autumn with the Dungeness River Festival plus: * A fair, parade… Continue reading

Old Fort Townsend 150th anniversary

PORT TOWNSEND -- The history of Old Fort Townsend will come alive this weekend with a celebration of its 150th anniversary. Established in 1856, Old… Continue reading

Quilcene Fair on Saturday

QUILCENE -- Those looking for a good old time this weekend can head down to South Jefferson County for the Quilcene Fair and Parade and… Continue reading

Port Townsend Film Festival wraps up today

PORT TOWNSEND -- For the seventh consecutive year, Port Townsend is rampant with movie madness. This time of year, ever since 2000, the city is… Continue reading

Today’s film festival finale

FILMS AND DISCUSSIONS are planned from 9:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. today during the final day of the seventh annual Port Townsend Film Festival. Here… Continue reading

McDowell stars at this weekend’s Port Townsend Film Festival

PORT TOWNSEND -- Films and the people who make them will be the stars of the three-day Seventh Annual Port Townsend Film Festival that begins… Continue reading

More best bets across the Peninsula this weekend

Port Townsend Film Festival . . . Festivals in Port Ludlow and Port Hadlock . . . plus Victorian home tours in Port Townsend .… Continue reading

Visit the past in the Homes Tour of Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND -- A rare opportunity to wander into rare and beautiful homes is what a ticket to the 39th Annual Homes Tour will buy… Continue reading

Sailing ships, wooden boats call crowds to Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND -- About 200 boats, several tall ships and a rock 'n' roll legend sailed in for what is shaping up to be a… Continue reading

A wealth of activities across the Peninsula

Two major festivals -- the three-day Wooden Boat Festival in Port Townsend and StreamFest in Port Angeles on Sunday -- highlight this weekend's activities across… Continue reading

Ahoy! Time for the Wooden Boat Festival

PORT TOWNSEND -- If maritime heritage really floats your boat, the 30th annual Wooden Boat Festival is bound to put wind in your sails and… Continue reading

Labor Day weekend on the go

Ready, set, barbecue! Or camp. Or groove. Suddenly, as if by magic, Labor Day weekend is upon us. Where did the summer go? How did… Continue reading

Sister City fish fry Tuesday night

PORT TOWNSEND -- The Sister City Project will commemorate the first anniversary of Hurricane Katrina's strike on the Gulf Coast with a meal at the… Continue reading

Makah Days celebration ends today

NEAH BAY -- The 82nd annual Makah Days Celebration ends today with a street fair, races and softball and Slahal finals. The three-day celebration of… Continue reading

More best bets for the weekend

IT's ANOTHER BUSY summer weekend on our North Olympic Peninsula. In addition to Makah Days in Neah Bay today, Saturday and Sunday -- fireworks, dancing,… Continue reading

Clallam County Fair grandstand shows

* Today 4 p.m. -- The Lonely H band. Free. 5:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. -- Moto X freestyle motorcycle stunt jumping. Free. * Saturday… Continue reading

More best bets for the weekend

It's full speed ahead once again for weekend activities on our North Olympic Peninsula. * Clallam County Fair in Port Angeles, which continues through Sunday… Continue reading

Port Angeles celebrates its heritage this weekend

The fifth annual Heritage Weekend will be held this weekend in Port Angeles. The theme for this year's event is "Our Maritime History" and will… Continue reading