Category Archives: Fairs, Festivals and Events

The Conway Muse

What the heck is The Conway Muse?  Well, it depends on who you talk to.  It is sort of a cross between a country roadhouse, a barn dance facility, a cafe, a speak-easy, an open mic/ad lib/jam stage, etc, etc. … Continue reading

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Skagit Valley Tulip Festival – 2016

The Skagit Valley Tulip Festival was first an event in 1984.  The first few years the Festival ran only 3 days, then was increased to 10, then 17 days.  As it was impossible to tell in advance when the tulips … Continue reading

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July 4th Activities

The City of Mount Vernon puts on a free event at Edgewater Park during the day and a free spectacular over-the-river fireworks display at dusk, about 10 PM, always on the 4th of July.  You can bring your chairs or … Continue reading

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