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Centrum presents Jazz Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND — Jazz in both big and intimate venues is featured this weekend during Jazz Port Townsend, Washington's largest summer jazz festival. Headliners this… Continue reading

Grateful Dead tribute band on PT dock tonight

SKELETON CREW will perform in the style of the Grateful Dead when the rock band appears at tonight's Concert on the Dock on the Port… Continue reading

Sax in the city — bandshell, that is

Tonight's installment of Sequim's Music in the Park concert series will feature the Olympic Sax Quartet. The band will perform a variety of tunes at… Continue reading

Olympic Sax Quartet to provide sounds for Sequim’s weekly free concert

SEQUIM — Tuesday's installment of Sequim's Music in the Park concert series will feature the Olympic Sax Quartet. The band will perform a variety of… Continue reading

If you’re coming to the Sequim Lavender Festival . . .

THE 12TH ANNUAL Lavender Festival runs today through Sunday in and around Sequim, which is trademarked as the Lavender Capital of North America. The Street… Continue reading

Other events this sunny weekend across the North Olympic Peninsula

Summer festivals, car shows and barbecues are blossoming over the North Olympic Peninsula. Here's a sample of entertainment available this weekend. Road kill barbecue CHIMACUM… Continue reading

Hot Club Sandwich and all that jazz in Port Townsend tonight

TONIGHT'S CONCERT ON the Dock in Port Townsend will feature the unusual jazz sounds of the six-man band Hot Club Sandwich. Bring your dancing shoes… Continue reading

UPDATE: Season’s first Port Townsend Concert on the Dock features Navy combo — at a change of venue

TONIGHT'S PORT TOWNSEND CONCERT ON THE DOCK EVENT HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE GARDEN TENT AT THE BISHOP VICTORIAN HOTEL. Bishop owner Joe Finnie is… Continue reading

Other highlights for a summer weekend on the North Olympic Peninsula

Chamber music and wine talks are among the attractions on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. The summer Olympic Music Festival begins on Saturday, with… Continue reading

Tall ships invade Victoria for weekend festival

VICTORIA — The names sound like gentle, lilting seas: Grail Dancer, Rejoice, Maple Leaf, Pacific Grace. But the sight of the tall ships is big… Continue reading

Weekend activities shape up on North Olympic Peninsula

Whether you want to dream of sailing the high seas with sails unfurled, safely dispose of old files and learn about identity theft, or simply… Continue reading

Tall ship tours begin Friday in Port Angeles

The tall ship Bounty won’t make it to Port Angeles this weekend, but the schooner Lynx — whose crew trained cast and crew of the… Continue reading

Festival to feature music of all types

PORT ANGELES — Max Mania dreamed of a concert where both parents and their children could enjoy themselves. His dream will come to life this… Continue reading

Other happenings this weekend

It's summer on the North Olympic Peninsula and opportunies abound for learning something new, admiring art or enjoying music. Drag races FORKS — The West… Continue reading

Beatles tunes, wreaths and food offered at farmers markets

Quick cooking demonstrations, Beatles songs and succulent wreaths are among the attractions at farmers markets on the North Olympic Peninsula this weekend. Arran Stark, master… Continue reading

Female Olympic Discovery Marathon title up for grabs

PORT ANGELES — Female runners in this weekend's full marathon can breathe a sigh of relief but women running in the half-marathon need to be… Continue reading

Other activities, events across Peninsula this weekend

Get a deal on building supplies, admire collector cars or learn something new at a number of gatherings this weekend. Surplus sale PORT ANGELES —… Continue reading

Chimacum opens first farmers market Sunday; others planned this weekend

A new farmers market opens Sunday in Chimacum, expanding the choices for those on the North Olympic Peninsula who want home-grown food. The Chimacum Farmers'… Continue reading

Other weekend highlights across the North Olympic Peninsula

Summer's just beginning, and so are the weekend opportunities for both entertainment and learning. Bring a dish to the international potluck tonight and meet some… Continue reading

TRIP OF THE WEEK: Fort Worden hosts military vehicles large and small at encampment this weekend

PORT TOWNSEND — They are literally hands-on history, vehicles to the past that carry the observer back in time. And they are coming to a… Continue reading