The Sky Valley has many opportunities for artists and crafters to display their creations this summer:
GROW Washington in Sultan will host an outdoor art show once a month. For more information contact Carolyn Eslick at (425) 327-2093.
On the second Saturday of the month beginning in May, the Skykomish Outdoor Market will be open for business. In order to build the newly-organized market, vendors can sell their wares free-of-charge. For more information contact Madelle at (360) 677-2135 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Index Arts Festival will be held August 3 this year. It includes music, food, poetry and children’s activities. For more information contact Judy at (360) 793-4971 or go to www.indexartsfestival.org
The Gold Dust Days Heritage Festival is a three-day event held in Gold Bar the last weekend in July. Gold Dust Days features handcrafted items only. Booth fees are $30.00 for the entire weekend. It also has a parade, car show, children’s activities, live music, a civil war encampment, gold panning and more. Go to www.skyvalleychamber.com, email email@example.com or call (360) 793-0983 for more information.
The Sultan Summer Shindig celebrates its 30th year this year. It will be held July 12, 13 and 14. This costs $75.00 for the entire weekend. Shindig is the biggest event held in east Snohomish County besides the Evergreen State Fair. This event features a logger’s contest, car show, parade, live music and a carnival. Go to www.skyvalleychamber.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call (360) 793-0983 for more information.