The city enjoys a unique place on the National Historic Register. Kindergarten students may enter as first grade students. The Irish community in Seattle has always celebrated St.
One of only three such ports on the entire coastline of the United States, Port Townsend is known for its Victorian era architecture, breathtaking bayside harbor location and a wide variety of outdoor activities. The Jefferson County Historical Society proudly presents our 10th annual VICTORIAN FESTIVAL. On April Fools Day, in a town called Woodinville, Washington, the howling, rooing, and wolfing begins at day break. Patrick's day, and this exuberant 2-day festival is committed to bringing authentic Irish culture to the community at large in order to foster a better understanding of Ireland and its people.
Junior Daffodil Parade Held in April, the Daffodil Festival Junior Parade is a prelude to Tacoma's Grand Floral Street Parade.
The Junior Daffodil Festival is a community event that is hosted by the Proctor District of Tacoma and is geared to children to encourage fun and creativity for the young people of the area.
The entire town becomes a festival venue, with activities and presentations for the young and the young at heart; visitor and resident. The annual Irish Week Festival aims to create the Irish experience for immigrants and friends of the Irish alike.
See also Celebrate Woodinville Driftwood Show and Artisan Fair.
The center provides the community with a wide array of exhibits, programs and special cultural events throughout the year.
May South Sound Classical Choir The South Sound Classical Choir is a chapter of The Valley Arts Society which was founded in May 1994 as a tax-exempt non-profit organization for the performing arts.
The mission of the Scandinavian Cultural Center is to preserve the heritage and culture of the Nordic countries in the Pacific Northwest.
After South Sound Classical Choirs founding in January 2003, it rapidly grew to 40 members during its first year.
Currently, membership consists of more than 60 members and performs six to eight times a year.
Each February, traditional drumming and dance set a rhythmic tone for two days of continuous live entertainment, while an impressive line-up of Northwest artists take jazz, rap, gospel, Hop-Hop, R&B and traditional African styles to new heights. Lets head over to the Basset Bash and find out which hounds win. Bags of dog food, doggie sweaters and rosette ribbons are handed out to the dog with the best howl, the longest ears, the most freckles, and the most foolish human. There are 22 divisions to enter Driftwood, Flotsam, Jetsam, and Photography (coastal scenes).
Named to celebrate the West African Mansa (king of kings) of the Mali Empire, who rescued the Griot -- his people's storyteller and tribal historian -- Festival Sundiata is a powerful representation of diverse cultural traditions, kept vibrant and current through dynamic creative expression. Bassets march down the street (and their people, too). Hula hounds, Basset butterflies, jester dogs and more join the parade. And there you have it, folks, Woodinville's Basset Bash & Brigade. The rules say exhibitors may enter one item in each division.
The Fair continually ranks in the top ten largest fairs in the world.