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April 28-30

Village Theatre Presents “A Proper Place”
April 28 – May 21
2710 Wetmore Avenue, Everett
Downton Abbey meets Gilligan’s Island in this hysterical new musical based on J.M. Barrie’s play, The Admirable Crichton. It’s 1902, and Lord Loam’s family outing has gone horribly awry, landing the family on a deserted island. Stranded alone, their trusty system of societal hierarchy begins to slip away as their only hope for survival turns out to be allowing the lowly butler to take the lead. With a score of lively and tuneful music, this romantic comedy will sweep you away in an adventure of family drama and forbidden love.

Driftwood Players Present “The Drowsy Chaperone”
April 28 – May 14
950 Main St., Edmonds
A parody of American musical comedy of the 1920s, Drowsy Chaperone is the story of a middle-aged, asocial musical theatre fan; as he plays the record of his favorite musical, the 1928 hit The Drowsy Chaperone. The show comes to life onstage as he wryly comments on the music, story, and actors.

Everett Philharmonic Listeners Choice Concert
April 30
2415 Colby Ave., Everett
The concert, under the baton of Dr. Paul-Elliott Cobbs, includes Russian Easter Overture--Rimsky-Korsakov, Violin Concerto in D Major by Brahms featuring Maria Sampen, violin, and Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition. There will be a stage side chat at 2:00 p.m.


Open Mic Night at the Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater
April 14
1211 4th Street, Snohomish
Rick works at the bank and loves making music with his friends. Dawn is a welder in her early twenties who writes great songs and raises the rafters with her powerhouse vocals. David retired from teaching and now plays guitar, harmonica and sings in The Shed Players - a band he started with friends he made here on Friday night. Greg Deer loves to sing Jesse Winchester songs and is happy to play guitar and accompany the high school girl who wants to sing a Norah Jones tune. Vic and Doreen drive up from Edmonds to sing-a-long and listen 'cause you never know who might show up to "Wow the crowd." What do they all have in common? It's FNOM - Friday Night Open Mic at The Thumb! Sign Up for performers begins at 6:30 p.m.; show time is 7:30 p.m.


WEEK 1 (5/1/17-5/7/17)

Edmonds-Marc Cohn - 25th Anniversary Tour
Friday 7:30pm-9:30pm
The Edmonds Center for the Arts 410 Fourth Ave. North, Edmonds, WA 98020
Marc Craig Cohn is a winner of Grammy Award is a American Folk rock singer-songwriter and musician best known for his song “Walking in Memphis”. On March 25, 2016, in celebration of the 25th anniversary of his platinum-selling debut album, Marc proudly released Careful What You Dream: Lost Songs and Rarities and the bonus album, Evolution of a Record, featuring never-before-heard songs and demos dating back to years before his debut album and the Grammy Award that followed.
Tickets for Adults- $25 to $64 and seniors- $26.10 to $57.60

Monroe- Cinco de Mayo Spring Carnival
Friday 4pm-7pm – Saturday 11am-10pm - Sunday 11am-7pm
Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179TH AVE SE , Monroe, WA 98272
Enjoy carnival rides & games (Fri-Sun), shopping at the Homespun Bazaar (Sat-Sun) or the Chamber of Commerce's Vendor Market (Fri-Sun) for a variety of crafts and commercial vendors or find your treasure at the Indoor Swap Meet (Sat-Sun). Sit and watch the horses at the 4H spring horse show (Fri-Sun), peek at the 4H Rabbit Clinic (Sat) or attend the WAC Gun Show (Sat-Sun - admission required).

Evergreen Spring Carnival and Homespun Spring Bazaar-Monroe
Saturday 10am-6pm Sunday 11am-5 pm
Evergreen State Fairgrounds, 14405 179th Ave SE, Monroe, 360-805-6700
Evergreen State Spring Festival featuring food, entertainment, vendors, live music, animal shows, gun show, swap meet and more! Parking $5, free event admission.

Color Vibe 5K
Saturday 9am-2pm
114 N Olympic Ave, Arlington, WA 98223
Get ready Arlington for the most colorful fun-filled day of your life! You'll have more color on you than your happy levels can handle! So get your friends and family stretched out for this amazing color blast event where you'll get blasted with color while you run the Color Vibe 5K. Color Vibe is here, and you're about to get tagged!

Edmonds-Watershed Fun Fair
Saturday 11am-3pm
95 Pine Street, Edmonds, WA 98020
This year’s theme is Singin’ in the Raingarden.  Take a tour of Edmonds’ newest raingarden cluster (1:30-3pm), learn about fish, backyard wildlife habitat, soil, and water conservation and more, all geared towards learning how to protect Puget Sound.  Dance like bees with Urban Farmer Lisa Taylor and her Garden Critter Academy at the pollinator dance party starting at 12:30pm.  Held at Willow Creek Salmon Hatchery and Habitat Demonstration Garden, 95 Pine Street. 
Call 425.771.0227 for more information

Everett Rock & Gem Club's 64th Annual Gem Show
Saturday 10am-6pm Sunday 10am-5pm
Everett Community College Student Fitness Center, 2206 Tower St, Everett
Crystals and geodes, hourly door prizes, kid’s activities, special exhibits, local dealers, demonstrations, and refreshments. Free admission, disabled access and free adjacent parking.

Everett - Snohomish Women’s Run
Sunday 8am-1pm
3505 Lowell Snohomish River Road, Everett, WA 98201
The Snohomish Women's Run offers races for the whole family. A Men's Division has been added with $20 out of each Men's Registration donated to Girls On the Run Snohomish County.  Addition, to the women and men divisions, there is a Girl's Run for girls of elementary school age.  The Girl's Run course is approximately 1K.  This race will be held 20 minutes before the Snohomish Women's Run Half Marathon start. The race starts and finishes at Rotary Park in Everett.
WEEK 2 (5/8/17-5/14/17)

Everett – MercyMe
Friday 7:30pm-10pm
Xfinity Arena, 2000 Hewitt Ave, Everett, WA 98201
MercyMe is an American contemporary Christian music band founded in Greenville, Texas. The band consists of vocalist Bart Millard, keyboardist James Bryson, percussionist Robby Shaffer, bassist Nathan Cochran and guitarists Michael Scheuchzer and Barry Graul.

Mukilteo - Inspiring Hope Run and Kids Dash
Saturday 9am-11am
10801 Kamiak High School, Mukilteo, WA 98275
Who Inspires You? This fully supported course is perfect for runners of all levels.  You'll be traveling on a combination of sidewalks, coned running lanes and paved paths. USATF sanctioned event produced by a RRCA Certified Race Director.  All profits from the 8th Annual Inspiring Hope Run will benefit the Komen Foundation.

Sparkling Stroll Wine & Prosecco Walk
Bothell Country Village, 23718 Bothell Everett Highway, Bothell
Featuring over 15 Italian wines located throughout Country Village in our one-of-a-kind, locally owned shops. We will be featuring Prosecco at every shop, in addition to wine varietals at every stop. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door, BYOG (bring your own glass). 5-8pm.

Tulip Resort Mother’s Day Brunch
Sunday 11:30am-2pm
Tulip Resort, 10200 QUIL CEDA BLVD, Tulalip, WA
Gourmet buffet, Specialty Stations, Welcome Martinis - Tickets $47 per adult and $23 per child. For reservations call: 360-716-6888
WEEK 3 (5/15/17-5/21/17)

Tulalip Resort - George Lopez
Tulalip Resort,10200 QUIL CEDA BLVD, Tulalip, WA
George Lopez is an American comedian and actor. He is known for starring in his self-produced ABC sitcom George Lopez. His stand-up comedy examines race and ethnic relations, including Mexican American culture.

Spring Bazaar & Bake Sale-Stanwood
Stanwood Senior & Community Center at 7430 276th St. NW, Stanwood
Spring Bazaar with crafts from local vendors from 10am-4pm.

Mukilteo - Aviation Day 5K
Saturday 8:30am-10:30am
Historic Flight Foundation | Paine Field | 10719 Bernie Webber Drive, Everett, WA 98204
Join the many runners who will be running along a live airport! Aviation Day 5K race is in conjunction with the 2017 Paine Field Aviation Days at Historic Flight Foundation at Paine Field. Have an opportunity to see planes up close and personal.  Experience watching airplanes take off and land during the race. Enjoy a pancake breakfast and day packed with one-of-a-kind experiences. Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome!

Paine Field Aviation Day-Everett
Flying Heritage Collection, Paine Field, Everett
425-388-5125 Ext 5,
Come and watch flying Warbirds, free flights for kids 8-17 years, aircraft on display, and Firefighters Pancake Breakfast.  Enter at Flying Heritage Collection. Call for more details. $10 admission 10am-5pm.

Sky Valley Motorcycle Show-Snohomish
1st Street, Downtown Historic Snohomish
One of a kind motorcycles. Live music and vendors. T-shirts and pins available for purchase. 9am-4pm.
WEEK 4 (5/22/17-5/31/17)

STEM Magical Mash-Up – Lynnwood
Black Box Theater, 20310 68th Avenue West, Lynnwood
Magic? Illusion? Or is it just weird science? This fun all ages show performed by Edmonds Community College students introduces kids to the mysteries of science, technology and engineering through mind blowing illusions! 7pm. Tickets are free, but space is limited so reserve your seats online.

Everett - Tankfest NW
Saturday 9am-4pm
Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum, 3407 109th Street SW, Everett, WA 98204
Join the Flying Heritage & Combat Armor Museum for their sixth annual Tankfest NW event! You heard it right, Tankfest NW has been moved to Saturday in order to accommodate a larger show! Tankfest NW is back and it’s bigger, badder, and fiercer than ever! Bring the family out to enjoy tanks, military vehicles, and artillery weapons.

Tulalip Resort – Martin Short
5/26/17 & 5/27/17
Friday 7pm-10pm & Saturday 7pm-10pm
Tulalip Resort, 10200 QUIL CEDA BLVD, Tulalip, WA
Comedian, Martin Short kicked off his career in the '70s and has since become a household name for comedy lovers around the world, thanks to his work on popular TV shows including "Saturday Night Live," as well mainstream movies such as "Three Amigos," Father of the Bride," and "Pure Luck." Similarly, Short won a Tony Award for Leading Actor in a Musical for the 1999 Broadway rendition of "Little Me."

Mill Creek - Memorial Day Celebration and Parade
Monday 10am-12pm
15720 Main St, Mill Creek, WA 98012
Join the Mill Creek community in honoring those who have died in active service to the United States. The parade starts at 10:30 a.m. down Main Street, ending at City Hall.  It will wind down Main Street, starting at from LA Fitness in the Mill Creek Town Center and ending at City Hall. The parade will highlight the veterans in the Mill Creek community and honor members of local families who died in service.