Mmmmm…Garlic Festival! : Sept. 26 -> Oct. 13th

Yummy, yummy garlic! I’m bummed I’ve already missed a weekend of this. Lombardi’s at the Everett Marina 1620 W. Marine View Dr., Everett, WA 98201  –  P: (425) 252-1886 corporate@lombardisitalian.com  –  http://www.lombardisitalian.com Back by Popular Demand! Garlic Festival 2013, Sept. 26th – Oct. 13th. The crisp air of fall returns and so does Lombardi’s Garlic Fest!  After Read More …

City of Everett Mayor’s Arts Awards Seeking Nominations

This just came through, posting as is. Great opportunity for the locally artistically inclined. City seeks nominations for arts awards 2013 Mayor’s Arts Awards and the prestigious Richard Wendt Award of Excellence Awards recognize Everett’s artists and arts supporters Deadline:  5 PM, Friday, October 4, 2013 Presentation November 21 For more information and nomination forms, visit www.ci.everett.wa.us/default.aspx?ID=1074. Contact Read More …

Festa Italiana : This Weekend September 27-29

I’ve lived the vast majority of my life in this region, yet I still find long-standing, recurring events that I’ve never heard of. Here’s one: Festa Italiana. Part of the Seattle Center’s grand array of cultural events, celebrating the multitude of cultures converging in Seattle. Starting on Friday the 27th with the Taste of Italy, Read More …

Everett’s Schack Art Center’s Upcoming Events

The ever cool Schack Art Center has some fun offerings  this coming week, and through the weekend. Engaging and fun activities for kids and adults. Check them out! Shack-toberfest September 26 – 29, 2013 ADMISSION IS FREE! This harvest-themed weekend at the Schack Art Center features a glass pumpkin patch, glassblowing demonstrations, pumpkin carving demonstrations, activities for Read More …

Bellingham’s Fairhaven Sidewalk Sale : September 21

I’ve long loved the Fairhaven district of Bellingham. It’s quaint (overused, but just too perfect in this case), Victorian charm delights me. My two favorite shops: Village Books and Tony’s Coffee. With that, this year’s Annual Fairhaven Sidewalk Sale (this Saturday) would be grand fun. I probably can’t make it up. But if you can, go. Read More …

Northwest Chocolate Festival : This Weekend September 20-22

I love the text above. Gorgeous font, IMHO. Anyway, what could be more awesome than a chocolate festival! I’m not sure I can fit this one in, but really, REALLY want to. And not just because my favorite chocolate company ever, Theo, is involved. Anyway, go. Just. Go.

US Small Business Administration Small Business Fair : Sept. 28 in Renton

Just got this from the US Small Business Administration. Looks like a great opportunity to expand your small business skill-set. And it’s free! I love seeing these opportunities. If you are looking for one day and one place to learn what you need to start or grow your business, plan on attending this year’s free Read More …