Arts and Entertainment


Call for vendors for Arlington Street Fair Crafters, artists, growers, vendors and community groups are wanted for the Arlington Street Fair which is set for July 11, 12 and 13 on Olympic Avenue in Arlington. Lots of fun music and dancing are planned in Legion Park with buskers also entertaining up and down the street. Food vendors are also wanted. For information call Julie Tate at 360-435-9863.

Runners club announces winners, plans next event

The Arlington Runners Club raised more than $2,400 for the Eagle Wings ministry at its April 26 event and is now planning its next event, a benefit for Dollars for Scholars set for May 31, starts 10 a.m. at Pioneer Elementary School in Gleneagle. Registration starts at 8:45 a.m. and the race starts at 10 a.m.

If you'd like to check out the updated website on your way to look at the race results, visit

Scholarships for

college students

By the way, Dollars for Scholars has announced that scholarships are available for college students and the deadline to apply is June 1. For information go to the Web site at

Chamber golf


The Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce has announced it's annual golf tournament is Friday, June 6 at Gleneagle Country Club. Shotgun start at 1:30 p.m. Entry fee of $86 includes green fees, golf cart, tee prizes, steak and salmon prime rib dinner and the Great Chamber Raffle.

For information call the chamber at 360-659-5453.

Farmers' markets

• The Haller Point Market at The Village Store, 604 E. Gilman St. in Arlington is open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sundays throughout the summer. Booth fees are $12 per week, with discounts available for food producers and vendors who live and work in Snohomish County. For information call Tasha at 425-346-1543.

• Garden Treasures will open a farmers market in Legion Park in downtown Arlington, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays, May 31 to October. Vendors of fresh produce, flowers, crafts, prepared food and entertainment should call Mark Lovejoy at 360-435-9272 or go to the Web site at

• Marysville's farmers market is in Comeford Park Thursdays, April - Sept. according to Puget Sound Fresh 2006 Farm Guide. For more information about farmers markets around Puget Sound, go to

Art for Mountain Loop

June 4 is the deadline for artists to apply to be included in an art show that celebrates the beauty of the Mountain Loop Experience.

Organizers of the grand opening celebration are seeking arts and crafts for an art fair to celebrate the reopening of the Mountain Loop Highway in June. Several weekend events scheduled for the Mountain Loop Experience, an event coordinated with Arlington and Darrington. For more information and application email

The Old Time Fiddlers meets on the second and fourth Friday evenings, May 23, and June 13 and 27 at the old Arlington High School, 135 S. French St., in Arlington. The program begins at 5 p.m. with a Celtic jam followed by a workshop at 6 p.m. and circle jam at 7 p.m. Music, jamming and snacks throughout the evening. Listeners and acoustic musicians of all ages are welcome.

For information call Noel Lareau at 360-691-5907 or e-mail to

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