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Preview meal offers first crack at crab festival Friday night

PORT ANGELES - Locals will get the first crack at the crabs for this weekend's Dungeness Crab and Seafood Festival at a community crab feed… Continue reading

Once again, lots to do this weekend

CHILLY WEATHER HASN'T dampened the pursuit of pleasure and meaning on the North Olympic Peninsula. From the Kinetic Skulpture Race in Port Townsend, to a… Continue reading

Port Townsend ‘ParTies’ with town photo, exhibits and lots of music

PORT TOWNSEND - Looking for something fun to do over Labor Day weekend? Historic Port Townsend is putting out the welcome mat for the "last… Continue reading

Elliott Gould to star at this year’s Port Townsend Film Festival

PORT TOWNSEND - Veteran actor Elliott Gould will be the special guest at this year's Port Townsend Film Festival, organizers announced Tuesday. And Gould, whose… Continue reading

Here’s final PT Film Fest guest clue

THE PORT TOWNSEND Film Festival has revealed the third and final clue in its 2007 "Guess the Guest" contest. The "guest" will be this year's… Continue reading

Here’s second Port Townsend Film Festival guest clue

THE PORT TOWNSEND Film Festival today revealed the second clue in its 2007 "Guess the Guest" contest. The "guest" will be this year's movie celebrity… Continue reading

Juan de Fuca Festival of Arts continues today

PORT ANGELES - The first time he heard the drums, he felt the calling to play. Russel Baba and Jeanne Mercer have been playing taiko… Continue reading

Thousands watch sights at Juan De Fuca Festival of the Arts

PORT ANGELES - Thousands had turned out for the 14th annual Juan de Fuca Festival of the Arts by Saturday, according to the festival's director.… Continue reading

Sequim Irrigation Festival Grand Parade winners

SEQUIM - Flowers - blazing yellow, hot pink, of course lavender - were among the big winners in Saturday's 112th Irrigation Festival Grand Parade through… Continue reading

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